Mention heavyweight hero Anthony Joshua to Chris Okoh and he will tell you he’s got a fighter who’s beaten him once – and will beat him again.
Okoh reckons that had it not been for red tape, Dillian Whyte would currently be the most talked-about heavyweight prospect on the planet, rather than Joshua. Continue reading
Manager Gary Lockett has told Dale Evans he has a “world-title fight” in London this month.
Evans will be matched at the Camden Centre on Friday, November 21 and Lockett says he’s been trying to make changes between the Welsh welterweight’s ears before he gets back in the ring. Continue reading
Most weeks, Kristian Laight has a fight – and most weeks, he loses.
Of his 199 professional fights, he’s won nine, drawn seven – and lost the rest.
All 183 of them.
In a sport where everyone wants to be a champion, Laight has found there’s a good market for being a loser. Continue reading
In August, Gavin, world amateur champion in 2007 and possibly Britain’s best pure boxer, lost a narrow points decision to European welterweight champion Leonard Bundu at Wolverhampton Civic Hall – and he’s back in action there on Friday, October 24.
Hellraiser hopes Elliott Matthews, Lloyd Ellett and Aaron Morgan have come back from the Mayweather gym ready for a big season.
The three unbeaten prospects joined manager Mickey Helliet in Las Vegas for two weeks’ sparring at the Mayweather gym – and have headed home full of confidence. Continue reading
In what looks a 50-50 fight, Smyle meets Cello Renda in an eliminator for the English super-middleweight title in Whitwick, Leicestershire on Sunday, September 28.
Smyle steps up after winning Midlands Area and British Masters honours – and Renda is targeting another shot at the St George’s belt having twice been beaten in challenges for the middleweight title. Continue reading
Andy Bell is back to face Jason ‘2 Smooth’ Booth in a ding dong between former champions in Barnsley next month.
Four years after his last fight, Bell, the former British super-flyweight champion from Doncaster, returns to meet Booth in a six-round fight in Barnsley on Friday, September 5. Continue reading
The 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist aims to extend his unbeaten record in the professional ring to nine fights in Lincoln on Saturday, September 27. Continue reading
Hellraiser Promotions are staging a weekend of back-to-back bonanza of shows at the Camden Centre later this month. Continue reading
He’s been asked to find an opponent who can take KO specialist Arthur Hermann a few rounds.
The London-based German middleweight has walloped his way to a perfect 11-0 slate with 10 KOs and steps up to eight-round level on Helliet’s show at the Camden Centre on Friday, July 18. Continue reading