British Boxing News
Juan Manuel Marquez has backed Daniel Estrada to defeat Kevin Mitchell when the pair clash at The O2 on Saturday night (January 31), live on Sky Sports. Continue reading
Welterweight southpaw Lee Redpath 1-0-0 from Edinburgh goes up against veteran Sid Razak 9(3)-128(5)-0 at the Fauldhouse Miners Welfare Club in Scotland on Friday 27th February in his second pro outing. Continue reading
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
Welterweight dangerman Ahmet Patterson says this is the year he’ll breakthrough and enter the top three in the domestic division. Continue reading
THE final stages of the England Boxing Youth Championships Finals 2015 will be held at the Ferryhill Community Hub in Ferryhill, County Durham, 20th-22nd February 2015. Continue reading
Charlie Magri has tipped Charlie Edwards to go all the way in the professional game as he makes his debut in the paid ranks at The O2 on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports. Continue reading
Hearn, Matchroom Sport promoted CAPITAL PUNISHMENT mega show, at the O2 Arena in Greenwich, London.
Tommy, who’s just twenty years of age, has already amassed a career record of ten bouts, ten wins and three of those victories came by way of stoppage finishes. 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
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