Mellefont

Mellefont

doublecrossed by friend and rejected lover. [Br. Lit.: The Double-Dealer]
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Devitt was rewarded for his debut points win over Sunderland's B Mellefont with the best junior boxer trophy.
Other results (Hylton Castle names first): James Kennedy wpts v Carl Thompson (Lambton Street), Sam Mellefont wpts v Gary Morton (Whitehaven), Joe Mendonca wrsc1 v Joe Dugdale (Horsley Hill), Jonjo Shergold ldis3 v Brandon Lambert (Eastfield), Lee Mould wrsc2 v Itsham Ramsan (Phil Thomas), Owen Reay lrsc1 v James Dickson (Redcar), Liam Sparrow wpts v Ethan Purvis (Hedfit), Steve Gardiner lpts v Garth Crook (Spennymoor), Graham Hill lpts v Adam Eaglshem (Perth Green), Gareth Patterson lpts v Aaron Elgar (Perth Green).
The hero is in fact a remarkably passive figure, reminiscent of bland premiers like Congreve's Mellefont or clearly second-tier characters such as Etherege's Young Bellair.