Neat boxing Swansea super-fly Jay Harris has finally added the firepower that he believes will see him replicate dad Peter as a British champion.… Read Article
As fight fans will likely recall, heavyweight contender and former WBA champ David Haye twice pulled out of fighting Tyson Fury due to suffering an injury – a cut eye and then a shoulder injury that needed surgery – and Fury really put the boot in, claiming Haye was scared to face him. Now, in light of Fury’s ankle injury postponing his big rematch with Wladimir Klitschko, Haye could perhaps be forgiven for putting the … Read Article
Penge welterweight star Bradely Skeete will make the fourth defence of his WBO European Welterweight crown against Frenchman Alex Lepelley. Skeete faces Lepelley over ten rounds on the action-packed Ice Arena Wales show on Saturday 16th July, live and exclusive on BoxNation.… Read Article
Birmingham middleweight star Tommy Langford will make the fourth defence of his WBO Intercontinental crown against Germany’s Ronny Gabel at the Ice Arena Wales, Cardiff on Saturday 16th July, live and exclusive on BoxNation.
Fresh from earning a hard fought points decision victory over Lewis Taylor back on March 12’s massive show in Liverpool, Langford leapfrogged up the WBO World Rankings. The unbeaten Baggie finds himself sitting pretty in second place in the WBO’s order … Read Article
Former WBA heavyweight champ David Haye served as a pundit for Sky Sports this past Saturday, to commentate on and analyse IBF heavyweight ruler Anthony Joshua’s KO win over a tough and game Dominic Breazeale. And though AJ got the job done in style, winning via 7th-round stoppage, Haye says he saw nothing to change his belief, his conviction, that he will defeat Joshua if and when the two fight.… Read Article
Back in the glory days of the heavyweight division, the 1970s, heavyweight kings Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier and George Foreman were, quite literally, world champions. Fighting in exotic faraway places such as Jamaica, Zaire, Kuala Lumpur and The Philippines, these giants boosted their fame, popularity and earning power by becoming globetrotters. Now, new heavyweight star and reigning IBF champion Anthony Joshua wants to emulate these greats, his number-one hero Ali especially.… Read Article
West Bromwich prospect, Tom Stokes, , is hoping to be in seventh heaven when he takes on Lewis Van Poetsch at Walsall Town Hall later this month.
The 21-year-old has recorded six victories since turning professional three years ago and is fully expecting to make it seven when he clashes with Van Poetsch on Black Country Boxing’s Summer Scorcher show at Walsall Town Hall on Saturday, 9th July.… Read Article
Stafford’s Rob Hunt is back in the gym and chasing titles in 2016.
The 30 year-old fulfilled a boxing ambition last year when he was crowned Midlands Area Welterweight Champion. It was a belt he picked up in April 2015 with a career-best performance against Nuneaton’s Sullivan Mason at Walsall Town Hall.… Read Article
Craig Morris has set his sights on the vacant Midlands Area Welterweight Title but first he will have to outbox Lithuanian Arvydas Trizno on the Black Country Boxing’s Summer Scorcher show at Walsall Town Hall on Saturday 9th July writes James Eley.
Ludlow’s first professional boxer for 75 years defeated William Warburton in his home town en route to winning the British Challenge Welterweight strap but Morris is already keen for more titles.… Read Article
Coventry welterweight James Montgomery knows just stepping into the ring is a victory in itself ahead of his second professional fight next month.
The reformed bad-boy takes on Liam Wright at Walsall Town Hall on July 9 after finally kicking off his career with a controversial draw with Ben Eland in Stoke last October.
‘The Full Monty’ spent two years battling to get a professional licence after complications with brain scans and suffering a stroke, … Read Article