Andrew Wake | 09.03.14 04:42
Doncaster's Jason Cunningham faces Halifax's Scott Gladwin for
the vacant English bantamweight title.
Andrew Wake | 07.03.14 10:21
RICKY HATTON'S autobiography War and Peace has been included on
the longlist for the 12th annual British Sports Book
Co-written with Boxing News editor Tris Dixon, the book charts
The Hitman's incredible rise from a Manchester council estate to
the bright lights of Las Vegas.
No punches were pulled as Hatton revealed the inside story of
his multiple world title victories and the lows of depression and
War and Peace is listed in the Best Autobiography/...
Andrew Wake | 06.03.14 05:53
Ryan Burnett talks about his next fight in Belfast and the
impact Carl Frampton is having in the city.
Andrew Wake | 06.03.14 04:25
Hatton Promotions is proud to present an evening of championship
boxing at the Ponds Forge Arena in Sheffield on April 26.
In the main event, Australian puncher Lucas "Big Daddy" Browne
takes on Canada's tough Eric Martel Bahoeli for the vacant
Commonwealth heavyweight title.
A stacked undercard will feature Sheffield's unbeaten Adam "The
Bomber" Etches in title action as well as Scott Jenkins, Adam
Little and the UK debut of hard-hitting Belarusian Kirill
Andrew Wake | 05.03.14 11:24
Liverpool's Neil Perkins has been handed a superb opportunity by
promoter, Dave Coldwell, as he now heads to his home city's Echo
Arena on March 15 to face former British title challenger,
The fight represents a significant step up in class for "The
Leopard" but Coldwell believes this is a chance for his charge to
demonstrate the talent that took him to the heights of the amateur
code throughout the last decade.
"Since 'Perko' came to Coldwell Boxing, he's ma...
Andrew Wake | 05.03.14 11:19
Old pals John Murray and Anthony Crolla will lock horns in
Manchester on April19.
The Mancunian lightweights used to train together under the
stewardship of Joe Gallagher, but are now friendly rivals.
Murray, who is now trained by Leeds-based Mick Marsden, put
himself back in the domestic mix at the weekend when he defeated
Scottish hard nut John Simpson in Glasgow.
It was only his second fight back after a lengthy time on the
sidelines due to a complication with his brain sca...
Andrew Wake | 05.03.14 11:06
Tony Bellew isn't underestimating the challenge Valery Brudov
will possess on March 15.
The Scouser has moved up to cruiserweight and is looking to get
himself back in the world title picture following his crushing six
round defeat to Adonis Stevenson in November.
But he knows Brudov is capable of putting a spanner in the
works. The 6ft 2in Russian puncher has won 41 of 45 contests and
has twice challenged for global honours himself.
"He has had more knockouts than I have had ...
Andrew Wake | 05.03.14 09:58
SOUTH YORKSHIRE prospects Adam Etches and Scott Jenkins have
agreed to take part in this year's Sheffield Half Marathon.
The punching pair have already raised thousands of pounds for
teenage cancer patients at Weston Park Hospital and will
representing the charity again on April 6.
While the 13 mile run is for a good cause, the experience should
also help their preparations for their fights at Ponds Forge next
"We do a lot of running as boxers so this shouldn't be a pro...
Andrew Wake | 04.03.14 10:03
Carl Froch and George Groves will clash at Wembley Stadium in
London on May 31, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
The huge Super Middleweight rematch for Froch's WBA and IBF
World titles is set to break British boxing records as they look to
settle their bitter rivalry after their epic first encounter at the
Phones 4u Arena in Manchester.
Froch stopped Groves in the ninth round of their first meeting
in November after the challenger had floored the Nottingham star in
the opening ro...
Andrew Wake | 04.03.14 09:59
Amir Khan has backed stablemate Alfredo Angulo to upset the odds
when he clashes with fellow Mexican star Canelo Alvarez this
The pair will meet at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in front of
what is expected to be a sold out arena, with Canelo being tipped
as the favourite in the fight which will be broadcast live and
exclusive on BoxNation.
Khan, who has trained with Angulo ever since the pair joined
forces with esteemed trainer Virgil Hunter back in 2012, has...