The Connah's Quay man, 28, went on to beat Cello Renda in the final at Blackpool's Winter Gardens to claim the Prizefighter
The Maesteg man had planned to call it a day after beating Pace but then - as Fight Scene Wales revealed in February - the Prizefighter
opportunity came up and Cook decided to keep on going.
British veteran Michael Sprott is the bookies' favourite and has won the Prizefighter
You can expect a different guy coming into the ring for Prizefighter
Indeed, our area almost produced the first ever Prizefighter
winner, Sunderland's David Dolan losing the final to Martin Rogan at York Hall, Bethnal Green in April of 2008.
Lucky ticket winners will see former British champions Derry Mathews, Anthony 'Million Dollar' Crolla and Gary Sykes competing as part of the Prizefighter
He said: "I have had plenty of notice for Prizefighter
so I am in the best shape of my life.
But trainer Chris Aston, confident his man can become the youngest-ever Prizefighter
champion at 22, says Nurse will feel the benefits.
James was shaken by Brown's two-fisted attacks in the opening minute of their Prizefighter
quarter-final before rallying to out-punch his opponent over three exciting rounds.
Cardiff power merchant Buckland struck a pounds 32,000 jackpot last November when he won Sky's quickfire Prizefighter
tournament, flooring British champion Sykes inside 45 seconds en-route to the semi-final.
McIntyre, right, said: "I am not going to retire because I didn't win Prizefighter
The change means that should a winning boxer in Prizefighter
fail to pass a medical to progress to the next stage, the losing fighter can go through in their place subject to the Board's medical offices clearing them to do so.
The 24-year-old from Sunderland lines up in this evening's Prizefighter
FRESH from his excellent performance in the Prizefighter
super-bantamweights' tournament, Redcar's Gavin Reid has accepted an offer to box unbeaten Scott Quigg for the vacant English title at Bolton Arena on July 16.
HERBIE HIDE puts his world title hopes on the line in Friday's Prizefighter