Video by britishboxers.co.uk – Peter Fury, the uncle and trainer of unbeaten heavyweight contender Tyson Fury, has has denied the boxer has retired from fighting and will be back in the ring, after having Christmas off in the light of his fight against David Haye being called off for a second time. Fury and Haye were set to go head to head on February 8, at the Manchester Arena after the original September fight was … Read Article
Tyson, I know you are frustrated with the whole Haye situation. You are a top heavyweight with top people behind you. You want to fight the best and have always stepped up to the plate. Forget retirement. You have a long and bright future in front of you.
We at Team Wilder understand. We believe you and Deontay are the two best young heavyweights in the World and a fight between the two of you … Read Article
Boxing clubs have a final opportunity to make their voices heard ahead of this Sunday’s make-or-break Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) which will decide whether to accept or reject new Articles of Association and a new Board of Directors for the ABAE. … Read Article
Gomez: “I want to fight the best – and Huck is the best cruiserweight at the moment!”
“The Black Panther” back in action this Saturday in Hamburg
Only three weeks after his successful return to cruiserweight, former WBC world champion Juan Carlos Gomez will be back in action this Saturday (Nov. 23) in Hamburg, Germany, against Czech journeyman Jindrich Velecky. Velecky should surely be no serious test for Gomez but “The Black Panther” feels that … Read Article
Photo: Chris Farina – Top Rank – 24/7 Pacquiao/Rios series finale Thursday Night on HBO – Episode #3 (series finale) – Debut: THURSDAY, NOV. 21 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT) – Other HBO playdates: Nov. 21 (2:05 a.m.), 22 (8:30 p.m.), 23 (10:30 a.m.), 24 (9:00 a.m.), 25 (1:30 p.m., midnight), 26 (5:30 p.m., 2:25 a.m.), 27 (9:30 p.m.) and 28 (11:50 p.m.)- HBO2 playdates: Nov. 22 (12:15 a.m.), 23 (2:40 p.m.), 24 (12:25 a.m.) and 29 … Read Article
BATON ROUGE, LA (November 19, 2013) Former world champion Jeff “Left Hook Lacy will return to the ring on Saturday, NOVEMBER 30 against battle-tested veteran Martin Verdin in a scheduled eight round super middleweight clash at the Belle of Baton Rouge Casino in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Advance tickets for “Battle at the Belle/WFC 15” priced at $50 for Ringside and $25 for General Admission can be purchased by calling (530) 521-5807 or through World Fighting … Read Article
AIBA and Sport England will attend the ABAE’s Extraordinary General Meeting to ensure voting members understand the consequences of the decisions they will take
AIBA and Sport England have confirmed they will attend the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) of the Amateur Boxing Association of England (ABAE) this Sunday (24 November 2013) to ensure that voting members are not in any doubt of the ramifications of the make-or-break decision they will take on-the-day.… Read Article
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith
Boxing Fans, Urbina Murder Update: Phoenix Police arrested two men in connection with the brutal murder of 17 year old aspiring 2016 Olympic boxing hopeful Alexis Urbina on Friday November 8. Formal charges against the two suspects were filed on Wednesday, 11/13. Urbina was found unconscious on the kitchen floor in his South Phoenix home on September 3 and transported to Banner Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix … Read Article
DOVER, Del. — Dover Downs Hotel & Casino President and CEO, Ed Sutor, will present to New Castle’s Mike “No Joke” Stewart, former USBA Junior Welterweight Champion, a plaque in recognition of Stewart’s accomplishments in boxing since beginning his professional career in July 1996.… Read Article