British Boxing News
Tyson Fury is following Hollywood star Brad Pitt into action and is ready for war against heavyweight rival Dereck Chisora.
Pitt tops the box-office in the UK with his hit movie Fury about an army sergeant in World War Two who commands a tank with a five-man crew in Nazi Germany.
And the undefeated Wilmslow giant posed with a tank as he prepares for his own mission behind enemy lines on Saturday 29th November at the ExCeL London in a massive European, Vacant British and Eliminator for the WBO World title clash against Londoner Chisora. Continue reading
Callum Smith says he will prove that he is ready to step up to World level when he faces Nikola Sjekloca at the sold-out Echo Arena in Liverpool on November 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Continue reading
Jimmy Tibbs says that his charge Billy Joe Saunders training at a foreign camp for the big showdown with rival Chris Eubank Jnr brings back memories of Nigel Benn’s epic win over Mauro Galvano.
The legendary East End trainer took British boxing great Benn to a Tenerife training camp for his WBC World Super-Middleweight title challenge against Italian Galvano in 1992, the results showed with Benn pulling off a memorable victory in Rome, stopping Galvano in four rounds. Continue reading
Stoke’s Joshua McLaren and Walsall’s Luke Paddock will battle it out for the vacant Midlands Area Light Welterweight Title in December. Continue reading
Debutant flyweight boxer, Jordan Smith was put through a rigorous sparring session with the newly-crowned English welterweight champion, Ahmet Patterson in preparation for his professional debut at the Camden Centre, Kings Cross on November 21. Continue reading
TRAD TKO Boxing Gym in Canning Town has always had a reputation for coaching some of the most exciting prospects in the UK, last Saturday at York Hall in Bethnal Green, five of their young stars were in action, each not just winning but winning in style – TRAD TKO style. Continue reading
After a mixed start in the pro ranks, Glasgow based Irishman Shaun McShane (1-1-1) is using his recent time out, as a catalyst to end his year on a high.
After turning professional with Bellshill based Prospect Promotions in February 2014, the Donegal native has had a busy year with three fights that have seen him progress with him holding a win, a draw and a loss. With a mixed start to his professional career, McShane admits he has enjoyed his start Continue reading
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
Plymouth duo Courtney Richards and Chris Adaway recorded hometown victories at the Plymouth Guildhall on Sunday afternoon.
Cruiserweight Richards and lightweight Adaway both registered shut-out points wins over Igoris Borucha and Joe Beeden respectively. Continue reading
Tewkesbury light middleweight, Adam Harper (1-0), enjoyed a dream professional boxing debut at Hatherley Manor Hotel on Friday evening.
The 26-year-old recorded a 40-35 points victory over Edgars Sniedze in front of a vociferous 520-strong sell-out crowd on Errol Johnson & Les Allen Promotions’ ‘Lords of the Manor’ Show. Continue reading