British Boxing News
Kell Brook says he’s ready to prove he’s an elite level fighter when he defends his IBF World Welterweight title against number one mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan tomorrow night at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, live on Sky Sports.
Brook is back in action following a rollercoaster ride in the last eight months, ripping the title from Shawn Porter in Los Angeles in August before a life-threatening attack on holiday in Spain just weeks later.
‘The Special One’ recovered from the attack and was told he would not only walk again but would be able to resume his career, and the Sheffield star has been on fire in the gym knowing that he’s back in the groove and at the top table of the lucrative Welterweight division. Continue reading
ENGLAND BOXING has announced the seeded boxers who will compete in the final stages of the England Boxing Elite National Championships 2015 at the Echo Arena Liverpool, 24-26 April 2015. Continue reading
London Live, the capital’s TV channel, proudly announces its first live sporting event programme, ‘Live: The London Boxing Championships’ which will broadcast the London ABA Elite Boxing Finals on Sunday 29th March at 3pm on London Live. Continue reading
Exciting and hard-hitting light-heavyweight talent Anthony Yarde has signed with promoter Frank Warren.
The 23-year-old amateur standout won the Haringey Box Cup tournament in 2013, winning all his fights by knockout and ended his career in a vest and headguard with 12 wins and 11 stoppages. Continue reading
It’s 9-years ago today that Stephen Smith claimed his Commonwealth Gold medal in Melbourne a reality the fighter summed it up nicely when he tweeted, “Scary how time flies, but great memories”.
Smith, 20-1 (12KO’s), will make his return to professional action on Saturday night on the exciting Kell Brook v Jo Jo Dan undercard, looking to put on an empathic performance to lay to rest a difficult few months he will be looking to forget – professionally at least. Continue reading
Boxing fans get the chance to watch a crucial Commonwealth title fight bill live and free on April 4, when two of the UK’s brightest prospects clash on vipboxing.tv. Continue reading
Kell Brook steps between the ropes for the first time as a World champion on Saturday night as he defends his IBF Welterweight title at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield against Jo Jo Dan in ‘Unbreakable’ presented by FX World, live on Sky Sports – after fearing he may never walk again after the shocking attack he suffered on holiday in Spain in September.
Brook ripped the title from Shawn Porter in Los Angeles in August with a stunning performance in the American’s backyard, but just two weeks after that win, Brook was fighting for his life in hospital after a machete attack whilst on holiday in Spain. Continue reading
The explosive May 9th megaclash between Mexican superstar Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Texas titan James ‘Mandingo Warrior’ Kirkland will be shown live and exclusive in the UK on BoxNation. Continue reading
Gloucester Boxer, Adam Harper, has jetted off to sunnier climes as he prepares for the second professional fight of his career next month.
The 26 year-old from Tewkesbury has flown out to Tenerife to link up with Manuel Povedano at Boxeo Povedano in Las Americas for warm weather training. Continue reading
As a former WBO title challenger big Scott Welch knows his onions when it comes to heavyweight boxing. Continue reading