Wales’ former Olympian and AIBA World Silver Medalist Andrew Selby will bid to become a British champion in only his fifth professional bout, a Welsh record, on Saturday May 14 at Cardiff’s brand new Ice Arena Wales, when he takes on Leicestershire’s former English champion Louis Norman for the vacant British flyweight title. This exciting title bout is part of a huge undercard to Lee Haskins’ first defence of his IBF world bantamweight title against … Read Article
Heavyweight sensation Hughie Lewis Fury will face Argentina’s Emilio Ezequiel Zarate over eight rounds this Saturday night (November 14) at Bristol’s City Academy as part of the undercard to Nick Blackwell’s British middleweight title defence against Jack Arnfield, live on Channel 5.… Read Article
The British Amateur Boxing Association (BABA) has confirmed that it has reached an agreement with Andrew Selby for the Welsh flyweight to be released from the World Class Performance Programme (WCPP) for boxing.… Read Article
Wales most successful amateur boxer Andrew Selby has turned professional, signing a management deal with UK manger Chris Sanigar.… Read Article
Almaty, Kazakhstan, October 22, 2013 – The two star boxers covered the entire repertoire between them as the slipped, bobbed, and generally boogied their way through to the quarter-finals of the AIBA World Boxing Championships Almaty 2013.
Elsewhere we had a flash-TKO, a serious surprise and of course, a session of outstanding boxing in the last day of the preliminaries. This evening we had the pleasure of watching the Flyweights (52kg) and Welterweights (69kg) take … Read Article
WALES’ Andrew Selby made history today when he defeated Michael Conlan of Ireland to become the first person from Great Britain to retain the European Boxing Championship. The 24-year-old from Barry in South Wales crowned another superb tournament with a 2-1 judges’ victory over the Irishman to confirm his continued status as the number one flyweight boxer in the world in the official AIBA world rankings.… Read Article