Brian wins gold medal in Sweden

First published in Sport

Two amateur boxers from Bury have taken part in a multi-national boxing tournament in Malmo, Sweden.

Sarah Dunne lost on a split decision to H Emerall in her 57kg contest.

There was better news for middle-weight Brian Rennie who stopped his opponent, Joe Carter, from Royal Navy England, in the second round of their 71-75kg fight.

Rennie secured a unanimous win over Amir Smesem in the final to win the gold medal.

Youngster Muhammad Ali will compete in the semi-finals of the youth championships in Liverpool on Sunday.

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