British Boxing News
Bob Ajisafe will face Daniel Wanyonyi for the vacant Commonwealth Light Heavyweight title at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on April 11, live on Sky Sports. Continue reading
Anthony Joshua MBE says his injury layoff has made him even hungrier for success as he returns to action against Jason Gavern at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports.
A stress fracture of the back forced Joshua out of his January bout with Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson, and the Olympic gold medal hero said it was tough not to capitalise on his rapid progress following another brutal KO win over Michael Sprott in Liverpool in November, but the 25 year old says he will be back and better than ever in the north east.
“I was on a roll and there was great momentum, but I think I can pick that up again,” said Joshua. Continue reading
Anthony Nelson and Jamie Wilson clash for the vacant Commonwealth Super Flyweight title at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle on Saturday night live on Sky Sports – and both men believe victory will lead to more title bouts this year. Continue reading
Anthony Joshua is 6/1 with Betway to land a knockout blow inside the first minute against American Jason Gavern on Saturday night at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena.
Joshua stopped Michael Sprott inside the first round in November and Betway make the unbeaten English heavyweight evens to repeat the feat. Continue reading
After a showreel KO last Saturday (March 28) when he was flattened by Sergey Khomitsky, Dennis Hobson believes Sheffield’s Adam Etches needs to evaluate the setup around him if he is to progress further in the sport. Continue reading
Kell Brook wants to box as soon as possible after his brutal four-round demolition of Jo Jo Dan in his first defence of his IBF World Welterweight title in Sheffield on Saturday.
Brook dismantled his mandatory challenger with a stunning display of his trademark power and accuracy, flooring the Romanian-Canadian twice in both the second and fourth rounds before the challenger retired on his stool ahead of the fifth. Continue reading
Liverpool amateur star Andrew Cain aims to make a big impact when he makes his long-awaited pro-debut at the Echo Arena on Saturday 18th April.
England representative Cain leaves the amateur code with 44 wins from 51 fights and four national titles to now embark on a pro career that he hopes will ultimately lead to a world title. Continue reading
Stephen Simmons and Jon-Lewis Dickinson both say their clash on Saturday night will not go the distance as they meet at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, live on Sky Sports.
Simmons defends his WBC International Silver title against local man Dickinson and the unbeaten Scotsman expects to have too much power for his host. Continue reading
Sid Bowater’s patience looks to have finally paid off as the likeable Black Country boxer is set to finally make his professional debut. Continue reading
Scott Allan and Sandy Robb are set to co-headline the latest offering from famed promoter Stewart Allan, which takes place at the Rivals Gym in Newmains, Scotland on Saturday 25th April. Continue reading