Stoke UTAs Daryl Meir took a well deserved 3rd Place Bronze in the British National Fighting Championships this weekend at the EIS Sports at Sheffield , going through to the semi final , in a great performance to  take bronze to increase his profile in the heavy weight division . Coach Master Peter Johnson was pleased as this year saw a  much depleted Stoke UTA team due to school holidays and players being away on holiday , but Daryl  maintained the clubs tradition of winning national titles at every fighting  nationals for the last twelve years , not pleased with some of the referees decisions during the semi final , Daryl still performed for our club and has the right stuff to carry on and be a future star!