Alexander James Contracts https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk Excellence in Construction Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:58:04 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.3 https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/cropped-Logo-e1444920034673-32x32.png Alexander James Contracts https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk 32 32 RICHARDSON MAKES IT 5 OUT OF 5 https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/richardson-makes-it-5-out-of-5/ https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/richardson-makes-it-5-out-of-5/#respond Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:32:12 +0000 http://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/?p=3785 London taxi driver Dean Richardson kept up his winning streak by beating Slovakia’s Andrej Moravek on the undercard of George Groves’s world title defence at the SSE Arena Wembley on 14th October.

The 22 year old, who is from South Ruislip and sponsored by AJ Contracts, took two rounds to take out his opponent after flooring him twice, both times coming from right hooks to the head.

Richardson improved his 100% record to 5 wins with no losses with all victories coming by way of knockout. The main event of the night saw George Groves retain his world title by defeating Swindon’s Jamie Cox with a body shot in the 4th round and which sees Groves advance to the semi-finals of the World Boxing Super Series.

 

 

 

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Kevin’s Charity Channel Swim https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/kevins-charity-channel-swim/ https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/kevins-charity-channel-swim/#respond Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:53:01 +0000 http://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/?p=3766

One of our Directors, Kevin Mullarkey will be embarking on Channel Swim in aid of two charities; Macmillan Cancer Support and Motor Neurone Disease Association.  For those that know Kevin, know that he is very active, and often participating in Iron Man Events across the world.  However, this is surely his biggest test to date.

So we would love you to encourage him to complete this extraordinary feat by donating to one of the his chosen charities by going to Kevin’s Just giving page here

Your generosity will encourage Kevin to complete the swim but also help these amazing charities.

DONATE HERE

 

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Richardson wins again on second professional outing with another stoppage https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/richardson-wins-again-on-second-professional-outing-with-another-stoppage/ https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/richardson-wins-again-on-second-professional-outing-with-another-stoppage/#respond Thu, 19 May 2016 08:06:57 +0000 http://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/?p=3663 Young welterweight Dean Richardson impressed on his second professional outing as he secured a third-round stoppage victory over Ivan Duvancic.

The 20-year-old, who is sponsored by Alexander James, made light work of the Croatian at the iconic boxing venue, York Hall, in Bethnal Green on Saturday.

He made himself known early on, going in with a strong left hand, which made his opponent weary of rushing in wildly.

Richardson, who won 12 of his 16 amateur bouts, was stuck behind his jab and moved well off it as he toyed with Duvancic in the opening round, pushing him onto the ropes.

The second round started in similiar vein, with Richardson coming back out on the front foot, doubling up his jab and forcing the pace of the fight.

Duvancic could only sit on the ropes with a high guard and absorb the pressure. Richardson let his hands go to the body and worked the right hook left hand to perfection.

The rest of the round went by with the south Ruislip boxer in control and firmly on the front foot.

A massive left hand started a flurry of shots from Richardson that knocked Duvancic to the canvas, he managed to make referee Lee Cook’s count, but Richardson jumped straight back onto him behind the jab and didn’t give him time to breathe.

A big right body shot from Richardson sent Duvancic to the canvas again where he had trouble breathing, consequently failing to make referee Cook’s count, as the bout was halted one minute and 12 seconds into the third round – which was Richardson’s second stoppage in as many fights since turning professional in November.

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Dean Richardson won 1st Pro fight sponsored by Alexander James https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/dean-richardson-won-1st-pro-fight-sponsored-by-alexander-james/ https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/dean-richardson-won-1st-pro-fight-sponsored-by-alexander-james/#respond Tue, 22 Mar 2016 22:33:07 +0000 http://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/?p=3639

 

Dean Richardson vs Aleksejs Grustans – 4×3 Welterwight contest

South Ruislip boxer Dean richardson fought his way to a 4th round stoppage over Latvian Alexsejs Grustrans with a powerful and impressive performance. Richardson showed his power early on, letting his left hand go and moving off well after it.  The Latvian stayed on the back foot with a high guard and was no threat in the opening round.  Richardson was in control thought the opening round letting his jab go and constantly pressuring Grustans.

The fight went to a fourth round but was a little cagey in the opening of this round but Richardson got back into his rhythm, walked Grustans down and worked the big left hand with constant pressure.

Richardson landed a big right hook that started a massive flurry of powerful shots from Dean with Grustans unable to reply with anything and he looked in trouble.

Referee Bob Williams stepped in at 2mins31 seconds into the 4th round declaring Dean Richardson the winner.  He held the centre throughout, looked powerful and picked his shots very well – he was in control and was never in any trouble.

Everyone at Alexander James would like to congratulate Dean on this victory and will be watching his career with enthusiasm and interest!  Well done and good luck!

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Director Iron Man https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/director-iron-man/ https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/director-iron-man/#respond Thu, 22 Oct 2015 19:53:48 +0000 http://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/?p=3254 Congratulations to Kevin Mullarkey.  He’s now officially now an Iron Man.

We’d all like to take this opportunity to tell him well done and that we at AJ are all very proud of this wonderful achievement.

What’s more – he’s signed up for another one.  We’ll keep you posted on how he gets on!

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Hannah’s Run for Meningitis Trust https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/hannahs-run-for-meningitis-trust/ https://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/hannahs-run-for-meningitis-trust/#respond Thu, 22 Oct 2015 19:27:57 +0000 http://alexanderjamesltd.co.uk/?p=3251 Thank you in advance for your kind support for this outstanding achievement. Congratulations Hannah Luckett

One of our Site Manager’s Daughters, Hannah Luckett ran the London Marathon on 21st April 2013 in memory of her best friend Lauren who sadly passed away in 2008 from meningitis. Ever since Hannah has worked tirelessly in Lauren’s name to raise money and awareness for meningitis. Hannah has jumped out of planes and cycled the London to Brighton bike ride to mention just a couple of her achievements.
Hannah ran the marathon in 5 hours 14 Minutes and as you can see just after finishing she still looked as fresh as a daisy.
If you would like to support Hannah please hit the link below and donate whatever you can.

www.virginmoneygiving.com/Hannahluckett

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