WBC orders immediate rematch between Rabchenko and Mundine

Andrew Wake | 22.12.14 11:16

DURING the Annual Convention in Las Vegas, the World Boxing Council ordered an immediate rematch between light-middleweights Sergey Rabchenko and Anthony Mundine.   Mundine won the WBC Silver title after being awarded a controversial split decision over the Ricky Hatton-trained Belarusian in Melbourne, Australia on November 12.   Mundine had hoped that the victory would put him in line for a shot at Floyd Mayweather Jnr, but the WBC's Executive Committee has decided that the hig...

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BIG DADDY PLANS ON STORMING SIN CITY

Andrew Wake | 18.12.14 02:11

HEAVYWEIGHT sensation Lucas 'Big Daddy' Browne is currently enjoying the bright lights of Las Vegas and has set out his plans to one day box in the world's fight capital.   The unbeaten Aussie is in Sin City to take part in the WBC's 52nd annual convention alongside promoter and former four-time world champion Ricky Hatton.   As well as giving him opportunity to lobby for a world title shot in 2015, it has given Lucas a change to rub shoulders with the sport's true g...

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Fury back in action on Feb 28

Andrew Wake | 17.12.14 09:55

Promoter Frank Warren confirmed today that Tyson Fury will headline London's O2 Arena on Saturday 28th February in his final fight before going on to challenge for the WBO World Heavyweight Championship. The undefeated Manchester star will face a top 15 ranked contender to be announced as he keeps busy ahead of a long-awaited shot at reigning WBO World Champion Wladimir Klitschko. Fury put on the best performance of his career last month when he defeated Dereck Chisora for a se...

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Stevenson keen on Kovalev clash in 2015

Andrew Wake | 17.12.14 09:45

WBC light-heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson says he's going to vanquish Russian challenger Dmitry Sukhotskiy on Friday and then turn his attention to Sergey Kovalev. The Canadian has been on collision course with Kovalev for some time, but as 2015 approaches demand for the clash has never been greater. Kovalev believes he is the number one 175lb fighter on the planet following his victory over the legendary Bernard Hopkins in November and will look to underline his status ag...

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Khan condemns Peshawar attacks

Andrew Wake | 17.12.14 09:25

Boxer Amir Khan has expressed his condemnation and sadness following the recent attacks in Peshawar which claimed the lives of 148 people, including 132 children. The deplorable attacks have been strongly condemned throughout the world and Khan, who comes from a British-Pakistani background, is the latest voice to express his sadness. Amir Khan, said: "What has taken place in Peshawar is absolutely horrific and sickening. After recently becoming a father myself I can't really ...

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Osman Aslam v Craig Derbyshire

Andrew Wake | 15.12.14 11:13

Osman Aslam makes his professional debut against Doncaster's Craig Derbyshire.

Aslam V Derbyshire

Saqib Qureshi v Cristian Hoskin-Gomez

Andrew Wake | 15.12.14 11:10

Saqib Qureshi v Christian Hoskin-Gomez  in Bolton.

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Marc Leach v Francis Croes

Andrew Wake | 15.12.14 11:08

Salford's Marc Leace boxes Franis Croes in Bolton.

Leach V Croes

Liam Conroy v Haider Sadiq

Andrew Wake | 15.12.14 11:06

Liam Conroy and Haider Sadiq meet in Bolton.

Conroy V Sadiq

Chris Healey v James Barnes

Andrew Wake | 15.12.14 11:01

Stockport's Chris Healey faces Newcastle's James Barnes.

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