At today’s official weigh-in at the V.I.P Amateur Boxing Club in Manchester, former IBF World Bantamweight Champion Paul Butler (21-1 12 KOs) made weight ahead of his ten round international Bantamweight contest against Mexico’s Alex Ruiz (11-3-1 4 KOs). … Read Article
At the age of 26 and with a dozen mock exams successfully negotiated, the time has arrived for touted Belfast light-welter Tyrone McKenna to spit or get off the pot.
Known as ‘The Mighty Celt’, the swift and slingy 6ft 1in southpaw squares off with bull strong Dubliner Sean Creagh in a tasty looking tear-up for the Celtic BUI crown at Belfast’s Titantic Exhibition Centre on November 5th. BoxNation screen live.… Read Article
Cruiserweight cruncher Gary Sweeney intends making an knockout entry to British TV screens when he stars on BoxNation’s Belfast bonanza at the Titantic Exhibition Centre on Bonfire Night, writes Glynn Evans.
The 22 year old former European Youth finalist from County Mayo has already mullered his first two professional opponents (both Slovakian) before the scorecards were required and he’s promising to complete a hat trick of routs when he features in a four rounder against … Read Article
Dancing destroyer Ahmet Patterson is refusing to allow location or lack of action to interrupt his vision of collecting the British super-welter title this month, writes Glynn Evans.
On October 22nd, after nine months on the sidelines, the uber quick and super-skilled south Londoner ventures west to face Welsh warlord Liam Williams at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena.… Read Article
Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren and members of his team are currently in San Juan, Puerto Rico, at the Caribe Hilton Hotel for the 29th Annual WBO Convention and securing a huge fight in early 2017 for undefeated WBO World Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders is high on the agenda.
Discussions have been taking place and are ongoing with the representatives of two marquee names, Gennady Golovkin, the IBF, WBC, and WBA ‘Super’ champion … Read Article
Music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins has once again teamed up with Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren and BoxNation to host an exciting evening of Championship Boxing on Monday 24th October, at the London Hilton Hotel on Park Lane.
On the night, Frank Warren will present the prestigious Nordoff Robbins Boxing Icon Award to this year’s winner; modern British boxing great David Haye, in celebration of his glittering career and sporting achievements.… Read Article
Following the withdrawal of Brentwood’s English Middleweight title challenger Joe Mullender from his rematch with Romford champion Lee Markham, Bradley Skeete (24-1 10 KOs) will now make the first defence of his British Welterweight title against Manchester’s Shayne Singleton (23-1 8 KOs) at the Brentwood Centre on November 25, live and exclusive on BoxNation. … Read Article
Queensberry Promotions received news today that WBO World Middleweight Champion, Billy Joe Saunders had suffered a muscle injury and would be unable to defend against Artur Akavov on 22nd October at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena. Unfortunately, on the same day British Super-Welterweight Champion, Liam Williams also suffered an injury in sparring that prevents him from defending his British title against Ahmet Patterson on the same bill.… Read Article
Cromer hero Liam Walsh moved a step closer to facing IBF World Super-Featherweight Champion Jose Pedraza after outclassing Andrey Klimov over twelve rounds last night at the Harrow Leisure Centre. Walsh produced a punch perfect performance to take a unanimous decision with scores of 119-108, 120-107 and 120-107 from the judges.
After a cagey opening round the classy Walsh began to take control of the fight, doubling up on his jab and landing some well-timed … Read Article
Promoter Frank Warren is set to showcase the very best of Irish Boxing live on BoxNation when he returns to Belfast to promote an action-packed show at the Titanic Exhibition Centre on 5th November.
Belfast’s Commonwealth Champion Jamie Conlan continues his journey towards a 2017 World title shot and is joined by Ireland’s Triple Olympian Paddy Barnes making his professional debut which should guarantee a huge crowd at the Titanic Centre.… Read Article