Gloves Up for Syria

Charity event aims to attract boxing fans.

Boxing fans will be able to meet some of their heroes and bid for attractive raffle prizes at the Gloves Up for Syria event in Digbeth on Monday 30th May.

The event, organised by the Human Care Syria charity, will be taking place at the Sapphire Banqueting Suite, 215 Bradford Street, Digbeth from 3-7.30pm. The afternoon’s entertainment includes boxing, a three course meal and an auction with such notable prizes as original Muhammed Ali signed shorts and gloves, a Mike Tyson signed belt, Anthony Joshua signed gloves and football boots signed by Zinedene Zidane and Ronaldo.

In attendance during the afternoon will be a host of well-known boxers including British super-flyweight champion Kal Yafai and his brother, Commonwealth super-bantamweight champion Gamal.

Tickets, priced £30, are available from