When they met in May of 2011, James DeGale and George Groves were fresh, young and unbeaten super-middleweight prospects. A whole lot has happened since the majority decision win picked up by Groves. Of the two, DeGale has managed to become a world champion, currently holding the IBF crown he won by defeating Anthony Dirrell last year, while Groves has thrice fallen short: losing two massive fights with Carl Froch and, more recently, being out-pointed … Read Article
Sanigar Events have won the rights to stage the British Flyweight Championship between Champion Andrew Selby (5-0) from Barry and the undefeated former British, Commonwealth and European Champion Kevin Satchell (16-0). … Read Article
33 year old Justin “The Genie” Menzie knows he will need to produce something special when taking on former Commonwealth Champion Bradley Pryce at the Olivia Goodwin promoted “Lethal Combination” show on September 17th at York Hall.… Read Article
Tommy Langford (17-0; 6KO’s) will challenge Chris Eubank Jr (23-1; 18KO’s) for the British Middleweight Championship after promoter Frank Warren today won the purse bid to stage the fight.
Langford, who holds the Commonwealth and WBO Inter-Continental Middleweight belts, will take on Eubank Jr at a venue and date to be confirmed.… Read Article
Black Country Boxing return to Walsall Town Hall in September with their bumper ‘High Stakes’ show, sponsored by Grosvenor Casino Walsall.… Read Article
Sky Sports recently launched an online poll, asking fight fans to vote for who they feel is the best of the current British world champions. With an impressive 14 reigning world champions to pick from (an amazing achievement for British boxing; with champions at heavyweight all the way down to bantamweight) fans who voted had a tough task.
In the end, 400,000 fight fans cast their vote and the results came in as follows:… Read Article
Belfast Featherweight Marco McCullough has signed a management contract with Team MGM. Marco is a seasoned 17 fight professional who represents a great addition to the MGM stable. Marco contested the Commonwealth crown in his last outing and is looking to get back into the title mix as quickly as possible.… Read Article
Whilst many are taking a break from boxing, Steve Goodwin has continued his relentless pursuit of signing quality boxers to add to the impressive Goodwin stable. Today he is delighted to announce the signing of former Haringey Box Cup winner and London ABA Champion Curtis Felix.… Read Article
BOXING SUPERSTAR DAVID HAYE JOINS VAUXHALL MOTORS FOR ‘GREAT BRITISH LEGENDS’ SERIES
London – Former Heavyweight and Cruiserweight World Champion, David Haye, talks about his concerns over new changes to Olympic boxing legislation, the importance of strong role models like Muhammad Ali and sending Nikolai Valuev into retirement with a final winning blow, in a series of revealing interviews with Dylan Jones for Vauxhall Motors.… Read Article
“I’ve visualized the knockout already”
Kell Brook might be a significant underdog going into his September 10 challenge of middleweight ruler Gennady Golovkin, he might be having his very first fight not one but two weight classes above his career-long tenure at welterweight, and he might be going in with the single hardest puncher in boxing today. But Brook – who is either talking a great game that hides his real feelings or is utterly … Read Article