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DeGale vs. Davis

DeGale defeats Davis by one-sided decision

WBC Silver super middleweight champion James DeGale (17-1, 11 KO’s) easily beat American Dyah Davis (22-4-1, 10 KO’s) by a 12 round unanimous tonight in a one-sided fashion at the the Glow, Bluewater, Greenhithe, Kent, United Kingdom. DeGale made the fight much tougher than it should have by wasting lots of energy clowning around and trying to show off for the crowd.

If DeGale had instead channeled his showboating energy into throwing flurries, he probably would have stopped Davis within six rounds instead of having to go the distance. The judges scores were 118-110, 118-110 and 118-110. The scores were more than fair, because Davis didn’t do enough with his offense to make the fight a competitive one. Continue reading

DeGale/Davis Weigh-In Video; Chris Eubank Jr Added To Card

Chris Eubank Jr will take to the ring against Frankie Borg over six, three minute rounds on the James DeGale undercard at Glow, Bluewater, Saturday 16th November, live on Channel 5 from 10pm.

The Brighton-based middleweight will be looking to impress the fans and record his 12th straight victory since turning professional.

However, in Borg, he faces a BBBofC Welsh Area middleweight champion, who will be looking to add the first blemish to Eubank Jr’s perfect record.

​The Cardiff man boasts eight wins and will be looking to make it nine against the son of the legend at Glow.

But the young middleweight prospect is eager to fight and will no doubt be looking forward to the challenge. Continue reading

ESPN3 to Present Exclusive Live U.S. Coverage of DeGale vs. Davis on Nov. 16

ESPN3 will present exclusive live coverage in the U.S. of the 12-round Super Middleweight bout between 2008 Olympic gold medalist James DeGale (16-1, 11 KOs) of London, and the United States’ Dyah Davis (22-3-1, 10 KOs), son of 1976 Olympic gold medalist and former professional fighter Howard Davis, Jr., on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 5 p.m. ET. The fight will take place at Glow, Bluewater in England. Continue reading