YOUNG St Helens boxer Connor Lees produced four class performances over the last four weeks to reach the National Development ABA Finals on 10 October.

The 15-year-old from Dentons Green, who boxes out of Higherside ABC in Whiston, fights in the 54KG category.

The Cowley pupil defeated a more experienced fighter in Keiran Brown from Middlesbrough ABC in the semi final with a brilliant display of skill and power.