Competition: Win tickets to see top boxing at Meadowbank

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The Edinburgh Evening News has teamed up with MTK Scotland to offer readers the chance to win one of five pairs of £40 general admission tickets to ‘Capital Showdown’ at Meadowbank Stadium on Saturday, June 3.

A fantastic evening of boxing sees Tommy Philbin fight for a British Challenge belt while Thomas Dickson, Lewis Paulin, Gary Cornish, Monty Ogilvie, Ratu Latianara and Iain Trotter will also appear on the bill.


To have a chance of winning this prize, simply answer the following question . .

In which year did Edinburgh boxing legend Ken Buchanan become world lightweight champion?

Send your answer to along with your name, address, date of birth and telephone number. Title your email ‘Capital Showdown tickets’. Over 18s only

Closing date is 9pm on Wednesday, May 31.

Terms and conditions

Over 18s only. The winning entries will be selected by the editor. There is no cash or prize alternative. Standard JP competition terms and conditions apply. These can be found at

• Tickets for this fantastic evening are on sale now from the boxers or via and are priced £40, £60, £100 VIP and £20 (kids).