Andrew Wake | 23.10.14 10:18
George Groves is back in action on
November 22 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The 'Saint' will defend
his WBC Silver title against American Denis Douglin (17-3, 10 KOs)
on a bumper bill topped by the domestic grudge match between Nathan
Cleverly and Tony Bellew, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
Groves returns following a unanimous
points victory over Christopher Rebrasse at the SSE Arena, Wembley
in September, in which the Hammersmith boxer claimed the European
and WBC Silver Super Mid...
Andrew Wake | 21.10.14 09:18
Brighton's Lloyd Ellett has
confirmed his next opponent will be Hungarian, Gergo Vari when he
defends his British Masters light middleweight honours on October
31st at the Metropole Hotel in Brighton.
The unbeaten light
middleweight, Ellett 15(3)-0-0 posted the following statement for
fans on Facebook, "I now have confirmation that my title defence on
31stOctober will be against Gergo Vari at the Hilton
Metropole Hotel in Brighton. Just under two weeks to go so get your
Andrew Wake | 21.10.14 11:38
A Croatian amateur looks likely to face a lengthy ban from the
sport after he attacked a referee in the ring.
Vido Loncar was stopped in his light-heavyweight bout against
Lithuania's Algirdas Baniulis at the European Youth Championships
in Zagreb and astonishingly took his frustrations out on the third
At first he appeared to take the decision well and walked back
to his corner, but he burst into a rage as verdict was announced
and repeatedly struck the official, including...
Andrew Wake | 20.10.14 09:40
Amir Khan looks set to face former two-weight champion Devon
Alexander on December 13.
Nothing has been confirmed from the Bolton boxer's promoters as
yet, but according to reports the fight is sealed for the Mandalay
Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
Khan has been linked with a fight against pound-for-pound great
Floyd Mayweather Jnr so over a year and a victory over Alexander
will likely ensure that he remains in pole position for clash with
the self-styled "Money" in the sp...
Andrew Wake | 20.10.14 09:20
Luke Campbell and Tommy Coyle say that the pressure is on them
to claim big wins at the Ice Arena in Hull on Saturday night so
they can set up a huge clash in the city next summer.
The Lightweight duo face big step-up fights on Saturday night,
with Coyle meeting former World champion Michael Katsidis and
Campbell facing Argentine Daniel Brizuela, who shared a
rollercoaster war with Coyle in February.
Promoter Eddie Hearn has made no secret that a clash between the
two at Hull Ci...
Andrew Wake | 20.10.14 09:15
Dennis Hobson is confident Darlington's Stuart Hall will soon be
a two-time world champion.
Hall takes on unbeaten Randy Caballero (pictured) in Monte Carlo
this Saturday (October 25) for the vacant IBF world bantamweight
championship, in an attempt to reclaim the belt he lost to Paul
Butler in June.
With the fight screened live on Channel 5, Hall and American
Caballero should make for great viewing. Both fighters punch
hard - Caballero has KO'd 13 of 21 opponents - ...
Andrew Wake | 20.10.14 01:19
FIGHT FANS will get the opportunity to see Zhanat
Zhakiyanov's WBC EPBC bantamweight dust up with Fred Mundraby a few
days earlier than expected.
The pair were due to clash on the undercard of the big Rabchenko v
Mundine card in Melbourne on November 12, but the fight will now
take place on Rightcross Entertainment's stacked bill at the
Sleeman Sports Complex in Chandler, Queensland on November
"I can't remember a fight night in Australia that has had four
Andrew Wake | 19.10.14 01:37
Khazak powerhouse Gennedy Golovkin further enhanced his status
as the world's best middleweight with a devastating two round blitz
of Marco Antonio Rubio last night.
Rubio, who failed to make the championship weight of 160lbs, was
simply had little to prevent Golovkin's march forwards and was
forced to eat a number of heavy punches during the opening
Golovkin continued to get his punches home in the second and
soon Rubio's resolve was shattered. A series of punches forced...
Andrew Wake | 16.10.14 11:17
Sergey Rabchenko prepares for his massive fight with Anthony
Andrew Wake | 16.10.14 04:12
CHAUNCY WELLIVER says he'll shatter Lucas
Browne's hopes of boxing for a world title and re-establish himself
on the global stage when they meet next month.
The New Zealand-based American, 31, was himself once ranked in the
WBC's top five ranked heavyweights and feels the November 12 fight
is a chance to kick start his title hopes.
If experience counts for anything, Welliver will be at a huge
advantage. The "Hillyard Hammer" has been a professional for over