IBF/IBO and “The Ring Magazine” World Heavyweight Champion and WBA/WBO Superchampion Wladimir Klitschko will defend his titles against Tyson Fury at ESPRIT arena in Düsseldorf, Germany on October 24th. At today’s press conference in London both faced each other for a second press conference. Before Fury attended the press conference he stormed into the room wearing a Batman costume. Wladimir and the over 120 Journalists attending took it with humor: “this is a really entertaining … Read Article
The official weigh-in for the WBA World Super-Middleweight Championship between the Champion Fedor Chudinov and the challenger Frank Buglioni will be open to the public and free to attend on Friday 25th September, 2pm, at the London Designer Outlet.… Read Article
Ovill McKenzie has promised to live up to his nickname “The Upsetter” when he travels to Argentina to challenge IBF World Cruiserweight Champion Victor Ramirez at the Villa La Nata Sporting Club, in Buenos Aires, on Friday 2nd October.
McKenzie will replace original opponent Yoan Pablo Hernandez, who was the IBF Champion, but was stripped of the title due to injury and IBF Interim Champion Ramirez was installed as the full champion.… Read Article
Rookie fighter Luke Walker is dreaming big as he embarks on a career as a professional boxer.
The Birmingham fighter has turned his back on white collar boxing to pursue his ambitions in the licensed ranks and is aiming high ahead of his debut at Walsall Town Hall next month. … Read Article
WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley has issued a warning to IBF champ Kell Brook not to underestimate roughouse Argentine Diego Chaves in October, claiming the champion ‘doesn’t know what he’s in for.’
Brook fights Chaves on October 24th in his Sheffield backyard – on the Sky Box Office platform – and has been met with an unenthusiastic reception to the contest from fans keen to see him in the big fights against top names, as … Read Article
Yoann Pablo Hernandez (29-1, 14ko), Cuba’s frequently inactive IBF cruiserweight champion, has been stripped of his title following yet more injury, again ruling him out of October 2nd’s clash with Argentina’s Victor Ramirez, who has now been upgraded to full champion status by the governing body after the fight was already previously postponed.
Ramirez (22-2, 17ko) will still box on the 2nd in Argentina, with British contender and IBF #14, Ovil McKenzie (25-12, 13ko) handed … Read Article
Butler is set to be matched over 10 rounds at Wolverhampton Civic Hall in a Box Nation-televised show on Saturday, October 3 and should the ex-IBF bantamweight champion win, he hopes to meet Jamie Conlan early next year.… Read Article
WBO king Timothy Bradley has warned Kell Brook he does not know how tough a fight he is in when he defends his IBF World Welterweight title against Diego Chaves at the Sheffield Arena on October 24, live on Sky Sports Box Office.… Read Article
Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing are delighted to announce that Commonwealth Games gold medallist Scott Fitzgerald has signed promotional terms with the company.… Read Article
Leon McKenzie’s pre-fight head to head with John McCallum in anticipation of their British Super-Middleweight title eliminator at York Hall, Bethnal Green turned into an angry confrontation after McCallum brought up issues very personal to the McKenzie family.… Read Article