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Troy James

Double Trouble 2 Report

Troy James recorded a stunning first round knock-out to claim the Midlands Area Super Featherweight Title on Saturday evening.
 
The Coventry boxer faced Cradley’s Chris Male on EJKO Promotions’ ‘Double Trouble 2’ show at Walsall Town Hall in what was seen by many as a real 50/50 fight. It proved anything but as James blew away Male inside three minutes. Continue reading

Troy James wants to make headlines again

Five years ago, every boxing reporter wanted to interview him after Barry McGuigan made him his first signing as a manager.

Looking back, James says he was “overwhelmed” by the attention and while former sparring partner Carl Frampton has climbed into world-title contention, he’s split with McGuigan, been beaten and written off. Continue reading

Troy James Can’t Wait For Double Trouble 2

Troy James was delighted to hear that his showdown with Chris Male for a shot at the British Super Featherweight Title is back on.

The Midlands pair were due to meet earlier this month but Male suffered a calf injury and James was struck down by illness. The Coventry fighter feared that the contest may not take place but it was revealed last week that the duo will lock horns on EJKO Promotions’ Double Trouble 2 bill at Walsall Town Hall on Saturday, 16th November. Continue reading

Troy James Off Bill

Illness has ruled Troy James out of a British Masters title shot next month.

The Coventry-born super featherweight was originally scheduled to meet Chris Male in a British Title Eliminator fight on September 14th. However, a freak calf injury forced Male to pull out, leaving James set for a shot at a Masters strap. However, James has been laid low with a bug and is also off the bill. Continue reading

Troy James ready For Biggest Fight Of His Career

By Jon Sidaway, UKO Boxing – Troy ‘Terrifying’ James, admits his showdown with Chris Male for a shot at the British Super Featherweight Title is the biggest fight of his career.

Coventry-born James (14-2-1) takes on his fellow Midlander, Cradley’s Male (12-1), at The Copthorne Hotel, Merry Hill – Dudley, on Saturday, 14th September. The Eliminator status means that the victor will move up the BBBoC rankings with a view to earning either a Final Eliminator or mandatory shot at the prestigious Lonsdale strap. Continue reading

Male & James Meet In British Eliminator

Cradley’s Chris Male and Coventry’s Troy James are set to go head to head for a shot at the British Super Featherweight Title.

The Midlands pair meet in an Eliminator at the Copthorne Hotel, Merry Hill – Dudley, on Saturday, 14th September in what is an intriguing contest between two well-matched opponents. Continue reading

Male & James Face-Off In Eliminator

Cradley’s Chris Male and Coventry’s Troy James are set to go head to head for a shot at the British Super Featherweight Title.

The Midlands pair meet in a Final Eliminator at the Copthorne Hotel, Merry Hill – Dudley, on Saturday, 14th September in what is an intriguing contest between two well-matched opponents. Continue reading