SLIDESHOW: A night of boxing at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena

SATURDAY saw a host of top-class bouts take place in Newcastle, including the IBF world bantamweight title fight between Martin Ward and Stuart Hall.

Here is a slideshow of photos by Tom Collins of the brusing encounters.

Stuart Hall v Martin Ward, World Bantamweight title fight, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle.

Stuart Hall v Martin Ward, World Bantamweight title fight, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle.