Andrew Wake | 31.10.13 01:23
RICHARD TOWERS is determined to prove a point to British fight
fans when he faces Australia's Lucas "Big Daddy" Browne in Hull on
The giant Yorkshireman encountered some criticism after his June
2012 victory over awkward Frenchman Gregory Tony and has been out
of the ring since.
During that time, Browne has boxed four times and turned himself
into something of a fans' favourite.
But Towers isn't letting the doubters get to him and is
relishing being the underd...
Andrew Wake | 30.10.13 11:09
Martin Murray and Ricky Hatton speak about Martin's
upcoming fight with Aussie banger Garth Wood.
Andrew Wake | 30.10.13 10:57
Welsh star Nathan Cleverly will begin his campaign to become a
two-time world champion when he makes his big ring return as a
cruiserweight on Saturday 30th November at London's Copper Box
Cleverly goes straight back into title action when he takes on
Australian Daniel Ammann for the Vacant Commonwealth title,
featuring alongside Dereck Chisora who makes the first defence of
his European Heavyweight title against Matteo Modugno, live and
exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/...
Andrew Wake | 30.10.13 10:45
Ricky Hatton says Richard
Towers and Lucas Browne's Heavyweight battle will be a showstopper
at the Hull Ice Arena on Saturday night, live on Sky
Towers and Browne clash in an
eliminator for the Commonwealth title, and as promoter of both men,
'The Hitman' knows exactly what to expect with the stakes so high -
and that's fireworks.
"It's a great fight, a great clash
of styles," said Hatton. "Being the promoter of both, it's a little
bit upsetting to see them fighting e...
Andrew Wake | 29.10.13 11:33
Frankie Gavin aims to outshine superstars Bruce Springsteen and
Elton John when he defends his Commonwealth title at Leeds' First
Direct Arena on Saturday 21st December.
The undefeated Birmingham ace, who won outright his British
title against David Barnes, will defend his Commonwealth title
against a challenger to be announced on the show promoted by Dennis
Hobson in association with Queensberry Promotions, headlined by
Stuart Hall challenging for the Vacant IBF World Bantamweight...
Andrew Wake | 29.10.13 11:29
Tommy Coyle is aiming to put the disappointment of his
heart-breaking defeat to Commonwealth Lightweight champion Derry
Mathews behind him when he faces John Simpson on Saturday night,
live on Sky Sports from the Hull Ice Arena.
Coyle tackles Simpson for the vacant IBF International title
after returning to action in September with a four-round win.
The shockwaves of his dramatic July loss to Mathews can still be
felt though, such was the emotional rollercoaster that Coyle went
Andrew Wake | 29.10.13 11:23
Filipino superstar Manny
Pacquiao's return to the ring against the unyielding Brandon Rios
on November 23rd will be brought to UK
fight fans live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch.437/Virgin
The eagerly anticipated matchup
which sees Pacquiao make his first return to the ring since his
devastating knockout loss to Juan Manuel Marquez will pit him
against one of boxing's most relentless warriors in the shape of
Rios, in a bout certain to produce fireworks. &n...
Andrew Wake | 29.10.13 11:16
Sergey Rabchenko on his rematch with Cedric Vitu and
possible world title fights against the likes of Mayweather and
Andrew Wake | 28.10.13 11:59
London-born Irishman Sonny Upton talks about training with
Ricky Hatton and his pro debut on November 16.
Andrew Wake | 28.10.13 11:55
The British Boxing Board of Control have today decided that
British super-featherweight champion Stephen Smith will not be
allowed to defend his title on any promotion other than that of his
promoter Frank Warren, which is scheduled for Saturday 7th December
at the Liverpool Echo Arena.
Earlier this month, Smith announced that he would participate in
the defence of his title against Gary Sykes on Saturday 23rd
November in Manchester on a show promoted by Eddie Hearn.