(FEB 1) Five times women’s
world champion Jane Couch is embarking on a new chapter in her
career as the new Boxing Coordinator for Hatton Promotions.
Jane recently retired from the ring after an illustrious career in
which she pioneered professional women’s boxing in the UK. She has
also carved out a niche in the sport as a promoter with a string of
successful shows in Bristol in recent years. The most recent of
which was a co-promotion with Ricky Hatton at Christmas. Now the two
world champions have linked up with a more formal arrangement.
“I’m delighted to be joining forces with Hatton Promotions to help
them become established as the leading promoters in the country.”
says Jane. “My role will be to organise and oversee all future
Hatton shows around the country. There is a lot of work behind the
scenes on a professional show that no-one actually sees but
organization is the key to making a successful show.
“When I started out in boxing I had a reputation as a bit of a rebel
to say the least! Now I know the system and I hope I can use my
knowledge to establish Hatton Promotions at the very top of the