Andrew Wake | 24.04.14 06:13
Adam Etches and Scott Jenkins talk about their fights at the
Ponds Forge Arena in Sheffield this weekend.
Andrew Wake | 24.04.14 03:34
CANADIAN puncher Eric Martel
Bahoeli believes his speed will be telling against Lucas Browne in
Sheffield this Saturday night (April 26).
The Quebec-native takes on the
hard-hitting Aussie for the vacant Commonwealth heavyweight title
at the Ponds Forge Arena and is very confident of victory.
Bookies have made Browne a heavy
favourite, but Bahoeli is used to upsetting the odds. Last November
he was given little chance of success against compatriot Didier
Bence and ended up snap...
Andrew Wake | 23.04.14 11:37
Lucas talks about his Commonwealth heavyweight title fight
against Canada's Eric Martel Bahoeli and potential fights with
Tyson Fury and Dereck Chisora.
Andrew Wake | 23.04.14 05:02
ADAM ETCHES insists his opponent this
weekend will provide his toughest test to date.
The Sheffield middleweight meets Felipe De La
Paz Teniente for the vacant WBC Youth crown at the Ponds Forge
Arena and believes the Mexican will be far from a soft touch.
Etches, who has already won IBF youth titles
at different weights, found himself facing a similar task when he
squared off with Brazil's Alexandre Mendes last October, but he
easily despatched the previously unbeaten South Ame...
Andrew Wake | 23.04.14 12:25
LUCAS BROWNE is hoping Sheffield fight fans get behind him when
he faces Eric Martel Bahoeli this Saturday, despite him defeating
one of the city's favourite sons.
Browne, 35, set up his Commonwealth heavyweight shot by stopping
the Steel City's own Richard Towers in Hull last November, but
believes he'll have the support of the crowd at the Ponds Forge
The Aussie spent some time sparring at the famous Ingle gym in
Wincobank during the summer of 2012 and has great amount ...
Andrew Wake | 22.04.14 11:24
EUROPEAN Bantamweight champion Karim Guerfi says he's not
worried about defending his title away from the home and he's keen
to show Ricky Hatton what he's all about.
The Frenchman, 27, risks his championship against The Hitman's
charge, and mandatory challenger Zhanat Zhakiyanov at the Ponds
Forge Arena in Sheffield on Saturday night (April 26) and believes
he will come away with his reputation enhanced as well as his
Guerfi is no stranger to winning on the road, having r...
Andrew Wake | 21.04.14 01:43
RICKY HATTON is predicting a top class performance from
Sheffield middleweight Adam Etches at the Ponds Forge Arena this
Saturday (April 26).
Etches, 23, vies to win his third professional title when he
takes on tough Mexican Felipe De La Paz Teniente for the WBC Youth
title and 'The Hitman' is expecting sparks to fly.
"Adam is one of the country's biggest ticket sellers and is fast
gaining a reputation as one the country's biggest punching and most
exciting prospects," Hatton s...
Andrew Wake | 18.04.14 02:50
In what is a fantastic move
for Australian fight fans, next weekend's blockbuster Commonwealth
title fight between Lucas Browne and Eric Bahoeli will be televised
live on Eurosport.
The Foxtel based company will be
showcasing the bout live from Sheffield at no additional charge to
Lucas "Big Daddy" Browne 19-0 (17
KO) will look to make Bahoeli 10-3 (7 KO) his 20th victim and
become the first Australian in 122 years to win one of the oldest
Andrew Wake | 17.04.14 12:50
HARD-HITTING Canadian Eric Martel Bahoeli believes his
Commonwealth title fight with Lucas Browne will open the door to
the big time.
The heavyweights clash at the Ponds Forge Arena in Sheffield
next Saturday, with the winner likely to surge up the world
Bahoeli, 32, accepts he will be a huge underdog come fight
night, but says he needs to cause an upset in order to progress his
"For me, it is a great opportunity because I don't have a
promoter and I have w...
Andrew Wake | 15.04.14 11:54
Josh Warrington says he will pass
his toughest test yet with flying colours when he defends his
Commonwealth Featherweight title against Rendall Munroe at the
Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Saturday night, live on Sky
The 23 year old won the title in
impressive fashion in November, entering Samir Mouneimne's back
yard in Hull and stopping the local man in the final round.
Having stepped up from two
successful defences of his English belt to inflict a first defeat