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Hull’s ‘Gentleman’ Joel In First Title Clash

Nine-fight unbeaten Joel Haigh is sure he’ll get back to winning ways when he tops the bill at the Hull City Hall on May 2.

After two draws in his last two outings, against Youssef Al Hamidi and Andy Harris, the 23-year-old faces Ibrar Riyaz for the British Masters Silver lightweight belt on home turf. And with training tips coming from local star Tommy Coyle; ‘Gentleman’ Joel is promising an improved performance. Continue reading

Quigley Comes Home – From Hollywood To Liverpool

John Quigley has gone from Liverpool to Hollywood and back again – and he couldn’t be more pleased. After spending months training in some of the toughest gyms in The States, as well as three winning fights in America, John tops the bill at the Greenbank Sports Centre on Saturday April 26 and enters the contest with his confidence sky-high. Continue reading

Hull Prospect Charlie Payton Inspired By ‘Boom Boom’

It’s a great time to be turning pro if you’re a fighter from Hull. With IBF International champion Tommy Coyle and Olympic gold medalist Luke Campbell both hailing from the city, young Charlie Payton doesn’t need to look far for inspiration.

The 22-year-old gets his second pro outing at Hull’s City Hall on May 2, on a show streamed live and free on VIPBOXING.TV. And the former double ABA champion is desperate to impress again after dropping wily veteran Kristian Laight on route to a February debut points victory. Continue reading

Tonight’s VIP Promotions show at Colne’s Municipal Hall live/FREE at VIPBOXING.TV

Tonight’s VIP Promotions show at Colne’s Municipal Hall, headlined by Shayne ‘The Pain’ Singleton fighting for the WBC International Silver welterweight title, can be viewed live/FREE at VIPBOXING.TV.

Colne’s Shayne Singleton is eyeing a challenge to Frankie Gavin and his British welterweight crown if he comes through his next outing.

The 16-bout unbeaten fighter takes on Hungarian puncher Laszlo Fazekas in his hometown’s Municipal Hall on Friday April 11 for the WBC International Silver title. And, with the show streamed live and FREE on VIPBOXING.TV, ‘The Pain’ is looking to show that he is ready for Britain’s best. Continue reading

King Now Gets ‘Sugar Sweet’ In Wythenshawe

After recently calling out the UK’s best light-middleweights; King Davidson gets a meaningful British test sooner than he thought when he faces Bradley Pryce at the Wythenshawe Forum on April 5, live and free on VIPBOXING.TV, in a Commonwealth title eliminator.

Nigeria’s Davidson, a former Commonwealth Games bronze medalist, was slated to face Sandor Micsko for the WBO International belt but, with the Hungarian’s withdrawal, the ‘Hand of God’ now gets former Commonwealth champ Pryce in what will be a good yardstick of his potential. Continue reading