When we refer to the Midlands we are talking about the geographic area that spans central England. In essence it comprises of two main regions, the East Midlands and the West Midlands.

The East Midlands and West Midlands regions of England

The largest city in the entire region is Birmingham which lies in the West Midlands.

It’s other cities are Derby, Leicester and Nottingham (located in the East Midlands) plus Wolverhampton, Stoke-on-Trent and Coventry (located in the West Midlands. The region also comprises of the boroughs of Walsall, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull and Telford and Wrekin.

The Midlands has a rich boxing heritage that stretches back over many years and continues to thrive with new talented boxers emerging all of the time at amateur, semi-professional and professional levels.

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