British boxing’s hottest talent Jack Catterall comprehensively outpointed Malmesbury’s Joe Hughes to retain his WBO Intercontinental Super-Lightweight title and earn himself a shot at the British title. Slick southpaw Catterall dominated for large spells of a gripping encounter against a rough and ready Hughes. Ultimately, undefeated Catterall’s class showed as he took a deserved unanimous decision with scores of 115-113, 117-112 and 117-113.… Read Article
Fast rising Accrington action man Luke Blackledge intends muscling his way to prominence in Britain’s white hot super-middleweight division.… Read Article
At today’s official weigh-in at the DeVere Whites Hotel in Bolton, undefeated Chorley star Jack Catterall and Malmesbury’s Joe Hughes both hit the weight on the scales ahead of their WBO Intercontinental Super-Lightweight Championship showdown. Tomorrow night’s bill-topper doubles up as an eliminator for the British title.
All-action Catterall, 13-0 8 KO’s, and Hughes, 14-1-0 6 KO’s, headline tomorrow’s (Friday 13th May) mouth-watering night of action at the Premier Suite, Macron Stadium, exclusively live on … Read Article
Frank Warren: Quite simply, Flanagan v Crolla has to happen. when has there even been an opportunity to see two world champions from the same city, in fact the same school, attempt to unify their World titles?
Far too often, politics get in the way of making great events, now so more than ever before. During my 35 year career, I have co-promoted countless of events with major promoters in the UK and around the … Read Article
The bookmakers of Wiltshire can expect a busy afternoon this Friday with local fight fans lobbing heavily on Malmesbury light-welter Joe Hughes ahead of his WBO Inter-Continental challenge that evening, writes Glynn Evans.… Read Article
Ovill McKenzie will challenge Dmytro Kucher for the Vacant European Cruiserweight title at the home of boxing York Hall on June 10th.… Read Article
Ellesmere Port star Paul Butler will face Thailand’s Petchbarngborn Kokietgym in a showdown that should Butler win will guarantee him the mandatory position with the WBO.… Read Article
Liam Walsh re-surfaces to defend his domestic super-featherweight title at The Copper Box on Saturday but there is a consensus within the industry that he is blessed with a talent worthy of several leagues higher, writes Glynn Evans.… Read Article
After almost 10 months absent recuperating from a hand injury, top grade Cromer super-feather Liam Walsh intends reminding the fight frat of his quality when he eases back into the fray with a mandatory defence of his British title this weekend, writes Glynn Evans.… Read Article
Dynamite-punching Wraysbury welter Tony Bange debuts this weekend in a four rounder against Bulgaria’s Teodor Stefanov at The Copper Box on Saturday, writes Glynn Evans.
The Berkshire bomber’s unbridled aggression and concussive punching made him a huge hit in the Eurosport-televised Queensbury Boxing League and he now threatens to wreak similar carnage operating under the jurisdiction of the British Boxing Board of Control. … Read Article