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Glover Spars Quigg In Warm-Up To Pickering Test

Tipton’s Lee Glover has been enjoying world champion class sparring as he prepares to take on a former world title challenger and European Number One at Walsall Town Hall later this month.

‘The Tipton Slasher’ travelled to Joe Gallagher’s gym in Bolton to spar WBA super bantamweight title holder , Scott Quigg, recently. Continue reading

Yafai faces Everth Briceno in Dublin

Kal Yafai will defend his IBF Inter-Continental Super Flyweight title against former two-time World title challenger Everth Briceno at The 3Arena in Dublin on November 15, live on Sky Sports.

Yafai defends the belt for the first time against the Nicaraguan who took both Fernando Montiel and Omar Andres Narvaez the distance for the WBO World crown and then took Leo Santa Cruz 11 rounds up at Bantamweight, and travels to Ireland to provide the unbeaten Birmingham talent with his toughest test to date. Continue reading

Bernard Hopkins vs Sergey Kovalev Live On BoxNation

Proud new dad Sergey Kovalev isn’t in the mood for any niceties after vowing to ‘kick ass’ when he faces Bernard Hopkins this weekend.

The pair clash in what is one of the most eagerly anticipated fights of the year, with both men putting their world titles on the line when they lock horns in an historic battle at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City this Saturday night, live on BoxNation. Continue reading

‘Nerves of Steel'; Warren and Hobson Join Forces

Sheffield is set for a big night of boxing on December 13 when Fight Night Events bring a triple title fight show to the Hillsborough Leisure Centre.

“Dennis and I will be working on four shows together between now and July, with all of them televised live on Box Nation,” explained Warren. “We’ve worked together well in the past and I’m really excited to be teaming up together again. And this Sheffield show is shaping up to be a great night from the headliner, all the way down through the rest of the card.” Continue reading

Travis Dickinson has withdrawn from Saturday night’s MaxiNutrition Knockout final

Hennessy Sports regret to inform that Travis Dickinson has withdrawn from Saturday night’s MaxiNutrition Knockout final with Bob Ajisafe due to a leg injury picked up in training.

Dickinson will now be replaced in the MaxiNutrition Knockout Final by Preston’s ‘Magic’ Matty Clarkson, who will compete for the coveted MaxiNutrition trophy live on Channel 5. Continue reading

Coldwell: When Bellew lands, it’s all over!

Tony Bellew’s trainer Dave Coldwell says that when the Liverpool man detonates on Nathan Cleverly’s chin, the fight will be over.

Cleverly and Bellew meet in a rematch at the sold-out Echo Arena in Liverpool on November 15, live on Sky Sports, and after bitter exchanges on Ringside last Thursday and The Gloves Are Off, which was filmed on the same day to air on November 12, there can be no doubt that both men are desperate to KO their rival. Continue reading