Rated inside the top 15 of all four major sanctioning bodies, and #3 with the IBF, the immediate future of Joel Brunker became much clearer with Friday’s official announcement from the New Jersey offices of the IBF.… Read Article
Andy Lee, Irish light middleweight fighter, currently ranked WBC # 6 will be in action again against John Jackson ranked WBC #4 for the vacant NABF light middleweight (154lb) title this Saturday evening at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
The scheduled 10 rounds bout will open the HBO PPV broadcast, supporting the main event Sergio Martinez, WBC and Ring Magazine middleweight champion against Miguel Cotto, (a 3 division title holder at junior welterweight, welterweight … Read Article
The WBA middleweight picture became a lot clearer overnight with the WBA passing down their decision on the special permit requested by champion Gennady Golovkin to avoid Brisbane’s Jarrod Fletcher. Having had ten defences of his title Golovkin is being elevated to Super-champion and Fletcher will now face Daniel Jacobs of the USA for the WBA World title.… Read Article
BritishBoxers.co.uk caught up with the enjoyable and entertaining Tyson Fury; the young man who is clearly working hard, thinking about his future, and is learning to have fun with the media. Tyson admits to hating press conferences, “Being lucky” in every single one of his fights, having limited skills, being scared of Dereck Chisora, and to simply “being in it for the money”. He even attributes his wins to a mysterious Gypsy Curse. And if … Read Article
The regular WBA world heavyweight championship bout between Ruslan Chagaev and Fres Oquendo will now take place on July 6th in Grozny (Chechnya), Russia. Promoter Timur Dugazaev decided to move the date for four weeks to give all parties involved more time to get ready for this big event. The new date will be on a Sunday because there are no games of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil scheduled for that date in between … Read Article
Fight Time Promotions’ MMA Professional events will soon be at a major retailer near you. The premier MMA Promoter in Florida has inked a 3-year deal with LGN Entertainment Distribution, Inc. to have its MMA events on DVD and be sold at major retail chains including: Target, Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Fry’s Electronics, Brandsmart and Kmart to name a few. … Read Article
Hackensack, NJ (June 4, 2014) –Fast rising prospect Bobby Gunn Jr. continued his path of destruction last Saturday at the Birchwood Manor in Whippany, NJ, taking out Christopher Strootman in 129 seconds.
After briefly feeling his opponent out, Gunn Jr. decked Strootman with a crisp overhand right. Moments later, the Hackensack native ended his Garden State debut in impressive fashion, sending his foe home early by landing a vicious left hook to the body. Referee … Read Article
South London boxer Darryll Williams is preparing for his return to the ring next month after fighting back from a debilitating injury which almost cost him his career.… Read Article
The Mahon middleweight arrived in Boston on Monday and said today “The camp’s been great, I feel stronger than ever and I’m ready to get to work on Thursday. We spent years struggling to find decent opponents at home and in the UK, and going into my last fight against Billy Joe Saunders he’d had 6 camps and boxed over 50 rounds against tough opponents in the previous 12 months whereas I’d boxed just 3. … Read Article