British Boxing News
Domestic rivals Frankie Gavin and Bradley Skeete started their war-of-words as they head towards their Saturday 29th November showdown at the ExCeL London.
Gavin defends his British Welterweight title with the Vacant Commonwealth title also on the line, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky 437/HD 490, Virgin 546 and Talk Talk 525). Continue reading
Plymouth duo Courtney Richards and Chris Adaway recorded hometown victories at the Plymouth Guildhall on Sunday afternoon.
Cruiserweight Richards and lightweight Adaway both registered shut-out points wins over Igoris Borucha and Joe Beeden respectively. Continue reading
Tewkesbury light middleweight, Adam Harper (1-0), enjoyed a dream professional boxing debut at Hatherley Manor Hotel on Friday evening.
The 26-year-old recorded a 40-35 points victory over Edgars Sniedze in front of a vociferous 520-strong sell-out crowd on Errol Johnson & Les Allen Promotions’ ‘Lords of the Manor’ Show. Continue reading
Gary Buckland and Stephen Foster Jnr lead the line-up for the Prizefighter Lightweights III at York Hall, Bethnal Green on December 6, live on Sky Sports – with Martin J. Ward facing Maxi Hughes on the show in an eliminator for the British Super Featherweight title. Continue reading
I have purposely stayed away from responding on any social media platform over the last 48 hours, and now after speaking to my manager and trainer feel the time is appropriate to put forward my grievances surrounding the outcome of my fight against Craig Kennedy on Friday 24th In Merthyr Tydfil. Continue reading
27 year old Johnny “The Pexican” Garton is the latest prospect to put pen to paper and ink a three year deal with Steve Goodwin. Garton has won 12 of 13 bouts with his solitary loss coming in Prizefighter against Sam Eggington.
Garton trained by Alan Smith at the IBox Gym in Kent feels the time is right to step up in class. Continue reading
Woolwich, London’s Marianne ‘Golden Girl’ Marston utterly dominated proceedings, when she fought Hungarian #1, European #3 and World #31 ranked Marianna Gulyas to secure the vacant MBC International Super Bantamweight title, at York in London, England on Saturday night.
From start to finish it was the slick British southpaw that took the fight to her much more experienced opponent, aggressively going forward, utilizing her sharp jabs and stinging lefts to great effect, Marston appeared to be able to pick off her opponent at will, leaving Gulyas to defend on the retreat. Continue reading
Tommy Coyle and Luke Campbell solidified their status as treasures of the city of Hull with career best performances in front of a capacity crowd tonight, paving the way for an open air grudge match in the summer. You’ve got to think that although Eddie Hearn stood by his assertions that this fight will be made, he will be having a rethink about the timing following Tommy Coyle’s demolition of Michael Katsidis in particular.
In a night of personal best’s Gavin McDonnell was in no mood to miss out on the fun, outpointing Vusi Malinga in a display of will, determination and no shortage of skill to the delight of the Humberside crowd. Continue reading
Promoter Dennis Hobson believes Saturday night’s (October 25) IBF world bantamweight title fight between Stuart Hall and Randy Caballero will steal the show on what is a packed weekend for televised boxing in the United Kingdom.
Darlington’s Hall and Californian Caballero meet live on Channel 5 from 8.30pm. Also on the show from Monte Carlo are middleweight fights between St. Helens’ WBC Silver champion Martin Murray and Domenico Spada, and Trowbridge’s Nick Blackwell and Belarusian dangerman Sergey Khomitsky. Programming concludes at 11pm. Continue reading
Luke Campbell MBE, Tommy Coyle and Gavin McDonnell are set for the biggest fights of their pro careers at the sold-out Ice Arena in Hull tomorrow night, live on Sky Sports. Continue reading