British Boxing News
Boxing fans have plenty to be thankful for with a jam-packed holiday weekend which includes a return trip to Omaha on HBO Championship Boxing and a rematch across the pond between much hated Heavyweight rivals.
Let’s start with a rematch pitting Tyson Fury against Derrick Chisora at the ExCel Arena from Dockland, London. These two characters met over four years ago in a back and forth fight that saw Tyson Fury walk away victorious.
The combatants traded punches and rounds until somewhere in the middle the pace slowed to a crawl with both fighters gassed. Fury’s excessive holding and Chisora’s inactivity made for an uneven contest. Continue reading
Lee Glover and Chris Adaway weighed-in today, at The Pitch Sports Bar & Grill, ahead of tomorrow’s British Bronze Masters Featherweight Title at Walsall Town Hall. Continue reading
Unbeaten light-welterweight from London, Sohail Ahmad 5(1)-0-0 already has two fight dates booked in March 2015 to kick off the year with a busy start – as he means to go on.
Rising middleweight sensations Chris Eubank Jr and Billy Joe Saunders will be out to steal the show on a truly mouth-watering evening of boxing this Saturday, live and exclusive on BoxNation.
Taking place at a 20,000 sell-out at ExCel London the pair have not minced their words in the run up to this year’s biggest and best British card, headlined by Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury’s world title eliminator.
But despite the heavyweight hitmen topping the bill, it is Eubank Jr’s and Saunders’ clash which could prove the fight of the night on a card stacked from top to bottom. Continue reading
Tyson Fury 264 – Dereck Chisora 241.5
Billy Joe Saunders 159.7 – Chris Eubank Jr 159.25
Frankie Gavin 146.5 – Bradley Skeete 146.25
Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury say all the talking is done and business will be settled in the ring this Saturday (29th November) night in front of 20,000 fans at a sold-out ExCeL London in their WBO World Heavyweight title eliminator.
Chisora also defends his European Heavyweight title plus the Vacant British title is on the line in the huge clash, live and exclusive on BoxNation Continue reading
Sky Sports has secured the rights to show Amir Khan’s pivotal fight with Devon Alexander exclusively live from the MGM Grand in December.
Khan tops the bill in Las Vegas as he goes head-to-head with Alexander on Saturday 13 December, live on Sky Sports 1, with the winner set to throw their name into the sweepstakes to face WBA Super and WBC welterweight world champion Floyd Mayweather Junior.
Khan’s first fight at 147 pounds came in May when he overcame Luis Collazo on points, and the Bolton fighter returns to Las Vegas again to face the former two-weight world champion from St. Louis. Continue reading
LUCAS “BIG DADDY” BROWNE believes he’ll be lean and mean as he presses towards a world title shot in 2015.
The much-loved Aussie puncher was in the best shape of his career when he defeated tough American Chauncy Welliver earlier this month and he says the days of weighing in heavy are over now he’s training with the legendary Jeff Fenech. Continue reading
Promoter Frank Warren presents Championship Boxing ‘Bad Blood’ at the ExCeL London on Saturday 29th November.
Please see below the running for the show. Please note timings are subject to change. Continue reading
Tipton’s Lee Glover is wary of the threat of unknown quantity, Chris Adaway, when the pair go head-to-head for the British Masters Featherweight Title at Walsall Town Hall on Saturday. Continue reading
Plymouth prospect, Chris Adaway, is ready to spring a surprise and win a title in only his second professional contest.
The 21 year-old, who only made his paid debut last month, travels to Walsall to take on Tipton’s Lee Glover for a British Bronze Masters Featherweight Title on Saturday (29th November). Continue reading