Breaking news: Leamington boxer Lewis Williams wins gold at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

The 23-year-old heavyweight, of Cleary’s Boxing Gym, beat Samoa’s Ato Leau Plodzicki-Faoagali in the final of the tournament.

Lewis Williams is announced as the winner of the boxing heavyweight gold medal match at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Credit: BBC.
Lewis Williams is announced as the winner of the boxing heavyweight gold medal match at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Credit: BBC.

Leamington boxer Lewis Williams has won boxing gold at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

The 23-year-old , of Cleary’s Boxing Gym, beat Samoa’s Ato Leau Plodzicki-Faoagali in the final of his heayweight division of the tournament.

Williams boxed sharp and clever to win with a unanimous points decision and take the top spot on the podium.