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MGM Sign Liam Smith

MGM are proud to announce the signing of British Light-Middleweight Champion Liam “Beefy” Smith. The 26-year-old is ranked No.5 by IBF and No.7 by WBO. MGM has agreed a new managerial contract with Liam and is looking forward to pushing him to a world title shot within the next 12 months. Continue reading

Ben Day set to face Boyan Aleksandrov for vacant International Masters title at York Hall on March 7

Unbeaten London boxer Ben ‘The Entertainer’ Day 6(1)-0-1 takes on Bulgarian Boyan Aleksandrov 4(1)-5(4)-0 in a bid for the vacant International Masters Bronze light-welterweight title at London’s York Hall on March 7th in his first ever title fight over eight three minute rounds.

“I’m very excited about going for a title – it’s a dream for me considering I’ve had no amateur fights,” said Day. Continue reading

Ozimkowski in best shape ever for comeback fight at York Hall on March 21

Carl Ozimkowski has put in the hardest training camp so far for his comeback fight on March 21st at York Hall to earn his first victory in four attempts as a professional boxer.

The night of championship boxing on March 21st titled ‘Best of Enemies’ features the highly anticipated rematch between Michael ‘The Look’ Lomax and Chas ‘Croydon Bomber’ Symonds for the British Masters Silver light-middleweight title. The co-main event features ‘The Ace’ Andreas Evangelou v Marco Stephenson for the same honours at light-heavyweight. Continue reading

UK: Boxing Back On British Terrestrial TV | Frankie Gavin Signs With Matchroom | Adam Etches Given The Chance to Shine

It has been a stuttering start to 2015 for British boxing with January delivering a couple of cancellations that saw the handbrake temporarily applied. Firstly, Anthony Crolla being cruelly robbed of his lightweight world title opportunity and then heavyweight sensation Anthony Joshua pulling out of his contest with Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson at O2 Arena in London with a back injury.

Thankfully, ‘temporarily’ is the operative term here and a year, which started in disappointment, has turned full circle with a series of announcements and upcoming events that have the fans purring and the vehicle moving forward once more. Continue reading