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“War” From Buglioni & Markham – “Striking Distance” Card Review Feat. Skeete/Smith

Frank Warren tonight brought his “Striking Distance” show to the Wembley Arena in London (in a televised clash with Sky’s Matchroom “Resurrection” show from Birmingham) – which after pull-outs by middleweight stars Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr, ended up being (ably) carried by stable starlets Frank Buglioni, Bradley Skeete and Mitchell Smith – whose loyal A-Team were out in droves and vocal in their support of the top young 126/130lb prospect.

In the end it was Enfield’s Buglioni and his fight with old amateur rival Lee Markham that stole the show in a hard fought, blood and guts domestic battle that going in was tipped to be the Fight Of The Night. Continue reading

Bradley Skeete Assesses His British Welterweight Rivals

Penge welterweight Bradley ‘Super’ Skeete forms part of a richly gifted quartet of Brits presently nestled in the 147lb world rankings with the major sanctioning bodies writes Glynn Evans

Currently custodian of the WBO European title, the 27 year old south Londoner has bountiful options at both domestic and international title level. Continue reading

Bradley Skeete: First title defence against Brunet Zamora

WBO European Welterweight Champion Bradley Skeete will make the first defence his title against Brunet Zamora at the SSE Arena, Wembley, on Saturday 9th May.

The Penge warrior is on the comeback trail and made a stunning return to the ring in February when he destroyed Anzo Gamgebeli inside a round to win the belt and WBO number seven world ranking. Continue reading

Bradley Skeete says he’ll be fired up on Feb 28

London welterweight star Bradley Skeete says he’ll be fired up to win the Vacant WBO European Welterweight title when he features on the huge O2 arena show on Saturday 28th February, live and exclusive on BoxNation.

Skeete makes his return to the ring in his first fight since his close and controversial points decision loss to domestic rival Frankie Gavin last November in their British and Vacant Commonwealth showdown. Continue reading

Gavin vs Skeete Heats Up!

Domestic rivals Frankie Gavin and Bradley Skeete started their war-of-words as they head towards their Saturday 29th November showdown at the ExCeL London.

Gavin defends his British Welterweight title with the Vacant Commonwealth title also on the line, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky 437/HD 490, Virgin 546 and Talk Talk 525). Continue reading

Skeete Targets KO Win

Bradley Skeete aims to make it a hat-trick of KO wins when he faces Brazilian Leandro Mendes Pinto this Saturday (20th September) at the York Hall, Bethnal Green, live and exclusive on BoxNation. Continue reading

Bradley Skeete, Frank Buglioni headline at York Hall On Sept 20

Penge Welterweight Bradley Skeete and Enfield Super Middleweight Frank Buglioni will headline Queensberry Promotions’ season opener at York Hall on Saturday 20th September live on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/HD 490 and Virgin Ch. 546).

Skeete, hot on the trail of a British title shot, will defend his WBA Intercontinental Welterweight Championship on the bill after impressing with a 3rd round knockout win in his last outing against Steven Pearce. Continue reading