Promoter Frank Warren has today announced that he will not be renewing his management and promotional contracts with welterweight boxer Frankie Gavin.… Read Article
Domestic rivals Frankie Gavin and Bradley Skeete started their war-of-words as they head towards their Saturday 29th November showdown at the ExCeL London.
Gavin defends his British Welterweight title with the Vacant Commonwealth title also on the line, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky 437/HD 490, Virgin 546 and Talk Talk 525).… Read Article
Both Matchroom and Warren Promotions stage rival shows this coming weekend in two of England’s fighting cities, showcasing some of the best talent these shores have to offer in their dress rehearsals ahead of enormous shows planned by each organisation for the end of November, in doing so displaying the increasing confidence they have in the British public’s appetite for the fight game.
Hull and Liverpool are the chosen venues to play host to a … Read Article
In August, Gavin, world amateur champion in 2007 and possibly Britain’s best pure boxer, lost a narrow points decision to European welterweight champion Leonard Bundu at Wolverhampton Civic Hall – and he’s back in action there on Friday, October 24.… Read Article
Another fantastic all-British showdown has been added to the big ExCeL show on Saturday 29th November with Frankie Gavin facing-off against rival Bradley Skeete with the British and Vacant Commonwealth Welterweight titles on the line.… Read Article
Here are the official weights for tomorrow night’s show at the Wolverhampton Civic Hall headlined by Frankie Gavin’s challenge for the European Welterweight Championship against Leonard Bundu, plus the chief-support between Lucas Browne and Andriy Rudenko for the Vacant WBA Intercontinental and WBC Eur-Asia Pacific Heavyweight Championship.
THE EUROPEAN AND COMMONWEALTH WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
12 X 3 Minute Rounds at 10st 7lbs (147lbs)
LEONARD BUNDU (10st 6lbs 4oz) vs. FRANKIE GAVIN (10st 6lbs 14oz)
(In Association … Read Article
New European Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders has backed friend Frankie Gavin to beat Leonard Bundu this Friday night in Wolverhampton and become European Welterweight Champion.
Saunders defeated Italian Emanuele Blandamura last Saturday in Manchester with a stunning eighth round stoppage to add the prestigious European belt to his British and Commonwealth titles, and believes Birmingham star Gavin can halt Bundu to become a triple champion.
The pair have followed almost identical career paths from … Read Article
Birmingham star Frankie Gavin will challenge for the European Welterweight title on Friday 1st August at Wolverhampton Civic Hall against reigning champion Leonard Bundu.… Read Article
British and Commonwealth Welterweight Champion Frankie Gavin will face Sacky Shikukutu on Saturday 29th March at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena.
The Birmingham ace puts his Commonwealth title on the line for the third time against the tough Namibian as chief-support to Stuart Hall’s IBF World Bantamweight title defence against Martin Ward, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/HD 449 and Virgin Ch. 546).
Shikukutu, the WBO Africa Champion and ranked number 14 in the … Read Article
British and Commonwealth Welterweight Champion Frankie Gavin has signed a new promotional deal with Frank Warren that will see him fight for a world title this year.… Read Article