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Nick Blackwell Retains / Hughie Fury Victorious In Derby

British middleweight champion Nick Blackwell (18-3-1, 8ko) produced the goods in Derby last night to retain his title with an emphatic stoppage victory over the previously undefeated Damon Jones (now 13-1, 3ko), live on Channel 5.

The ever improving Blackwell is still only 24 years of age and his 3 defeats have all come at the hands of solid European and world level fighters in Martin Murray (2011), Billy Joe Saunders (2012) and former EBU champion Max Bursak (2013) in fights he arguably took too soon. Continue reading

Damon Jones fights British champion Nick Blackwell at Derby Arena

Leeds’ Damon Jones claims he will win the British middleweight title this Saturday (July 25) at Derby Arena in memory of his late father, Gareth, who sadly passed away last October.

The unbeaten challenger faces champion Nick Blackwell in what will be his first title fight and, despite a difficult last nine months, believes he has come to terms with his tragic loss and is more than ready to lift the Lonsdale belt. Continue reading

Blackwell vs Maxwell this Saturday

The new pin up of Ukrainian boxing meets the best chin in British boxing this weekend.

Nick Blackwell will get a warm welcome from his home crowd when he meets rock-chinned Max Maxwell in Trowbridge on Saturday – and his fan club in the Ukraine will also be praying ‘Bang Bang’ wins the top-of-the-bill fight.
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