World IBF Bantamweight champion Stuart Hall is discussing his upcoming fight to defend his title.
He won the title after beating Vusi Malinga at Leeds’ First Direct Arena in December.
His first title defence will be against North East opponent Martin Ward in March.
The pair came face-to-face at a press conference earlier.
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He has admitted his squad were simply not good enough to avoid another scrap for Barclays Premier League survival.
The incident took place on Sunday October 4th close to Marton Road in the town.
71-year-old Robert Howard was in jail at HMP Frankland and was due to give evidence at a re-ordered inquest in Belfast.