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Enzo Maccarinelli faces Courtney Fry on Saturday

Though he entered his 15th year as a paid prizefighter in October, many might be surprised to discover that Commonwealth light-heavyweight boss Enzo Maccarinelli is still only 33 years old. And the hugely popular banger from Bonymaen still clings to the belief that the rep he earned as a thrilling WBO World Cruiserweight champion back in 2006-8 might yet earn him one final fling at world honours, [...]

Adrien Broner and Marcos Maidana Interview Transcript

Marcos, if you could maybe make a quick opening statement before I'm going to introduce Adrien? Marcos Maidana I'm excited to be on this great boxing card the next 14th of December in San Antonio. I'm in the last stage of my preparation, which has been great; and once again, I'm convinced that Adrien Broner has never fought a rival like me, so it will not be easy for him. R. Schaefer [...]

Ciaran McVarnock Interview

Despite compiling an impressive record, circumstances deprived Ciaran McVarnock from realising his dreams in the amateur sphere. However, good things are being mooted for the feisty Ulster featherweight who makes his glittering pro debut at The Echo Arena in Liverpool this weekend, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546). Remaining tickets are available from the Liverpool [...]

The Pugilist KOrner: Sugar Hill, Joel Diaz, Lamont Peterson, Jermell Charlo, Gary Russell Sr., and Bruno Escalante

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents Kronk Gym trainer Javan “Sugar“ Hill, Timothy Bradley trainer Joel Diaz, IBF Junior Welterweight Champion Lamont Peterson, Junior Welterweight prospect Jermell Charlo, expert trainer and boxing mentor Gary Russell Sr., and Super Flyweight prospect Bruno “Aloha Kid” Escalante on tonight’s two hour episode of “The Pugilist KOrner”. It’s [...]

Liam Smith Interview: ‘I Want To Show I’m A Cut Above Every Other Light-Middle In Britain”

LIAM SMITH: ‘I WANT TO SHOW I’M A CUT ABOVE EVERY OTHER LIGHT-MIDDLEWEIGHT IN BRITAIN AND THE COMMONWEALTH.’ Light-middleweight star Liam Smith can expect a rousing reception when he enters the ring at The Echo Arena in Liverpool this Saturday (7th December) to defend his British title against Heywood’s Mark Thompson. Third in line of the four fighting Smith brothers, 25-year-old [...]

Paul Butler Interview

British boxing’s hottest talent Paul Butler knows that, provided he avoids defeat or injury, he will almost certainly receive an opportunity to become the first ever 115lb champion from these shores in 2014. The ‘Baby Faced Assassin’ from Ellesmere Port is now undefeated in 13 (seven quick finishes) and holds a lofty world ranking with the WBO, WBC and IBF. The WBA shall also jump on [...]

“Stevenson vs. Kovalev” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents a special “Superman vs. Krusher” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!! Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506 In the opening segment of the program, The Pugilist KOrner team will analyze Adonis Stevenson’s dominant TKO victory over mandatory challenger Tony Bellew, as well as Sergey Kovalev’s crushing [...]

Chisora’s trainer expects him to be World champion by next year

Sometimes, even among the giants of boxing’s heavyweight division, less can be more. Finchley enigma Dereck Chisora has certainly reaped the benefits of shifting some surplus timber this year. The streamline version of ‘Del Boy’ is presently in the richest vein of form of his 22 fight, seven year pro career. Having steamrolled unbeaten Yank Malik Scott in July (RSC6) and bludgeoned Germany’s [...]

Paulie Malignaggi, Zab Judah Interview Transcript

Zab Judah: Training camp has been fun. We had a great training camp here in Las Vegas and a lot of good public relations and I'm just excited to come back home and be crowned the king of BK. Paulie Malignaggi: It's a pleasure being on with everyone once again. I really look forward to mixing it up with Zab and hopefully we get a record crowd for Brooklyn at Barclays Center. I know he's got a lot [...]

The Pugilist KOrner: Virgil Hunter, Austin Trout, Glen Tapia, Donovan George, Keandre Gibson, and Mike Jimenez

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents elite level trainer Virgil Hunter, former WBA Junior Middleweight Champion Austin “No Doubt“ Trout, Junior Middleweight prospect Glen Tapia, Super Middleweight contender Don “Da Bomb” George, Junior Welterweight prospect Keandre Gibson, and Super Middleweight prospect Mike Jimenez on tonight’s two hour episode of “The Pugilist [...]

“The Return of Manny Pacquiao” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JK III Productions” presents a special “Pac is Back” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!! Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506 In the opening segment of the program, James and Joseph will review Manny Pacquiao’s impressive shut-out performance over two division world champion Brandon Rios. The Pugilist KOrner team will also discuss [...]

Video: Peter Fury on Tyson Fury retirement, Haye, Wilder, More; Hughie Fury Interview

Video by britishboxers.co.uk - Peter Fury, the uncle and trainer of unbeaten heavyweight contender Tyson Fury, has has denied the boxer has retired from fighting and will be back in the ring, after having Christmas off in the light of his fight against David Haye being called off for a second time. Fury and Haye were set to go head to head on February 8, at the Manchester Arena after the original September [...]