Andrew Wake | 10.02.16 10:34
LUCAS BROWNE has received some words of advice from
heavyweight legend Larry Holmes ahead of his WBA title clash with
Ruslan Chagaev on March 5.
The Easton Assassin was one of the sport's dominant forces in
the late 1970s and early 1980s, beating big names such as Ken
Norton, Earnie Shavers and the greatest of them all, Muhammad
Today he is busy managing his numerous businesses and
investments, but he still had time to give some pointers to the
Andrew Wake | 09.02.16 10:04
Luis Ortiz will defend his WBA Interim heavyweight title against
American veteran Tony Thompson in Washington DC on March 5.
The Cuban star will look to build on his stunning TKO victory
over Bryant Jennings against a foe that is no stranger to causing
Thompson, 44, is perhaps best known to British fight fans for
his two victories over David Price, but he has also upset the
bookmakers by twice defeating the highly touted Odlanier Solis in
the past 23 months.
Andrew Wake | 08.02.16 06:26
NANTWICH heavyweight prospect Nathan Gorman is chomping at the
bit ahead of his second professional contest.
The 19-year-old former amateur standout opened his paid account
with a stunning third round stoppage of Jindrich Velecky in
He returns to action against Poland's Jakub Wojcik on Hatton
Promotions and Black Country Boxing's 'Undefeated' card at Walsall
Town Hall on February 19 and he can't wait to take his account to
two wins out of two.
Andrew Wake | 08.02.16 06:24
Hatton Promotions would like to dispel any rumours
surrounding Lucas Browne's scheduled WBA heavyweight title fight
with Ruslan Chagaev.
On Sunday February 7, Browne's management team were alerted
to a number of social media posts claiming that Chagaev had pulled
out of the contest.
Hatton Promotions' representatives contacted Chagaev's
management and were informed that the social media claims are
Browne remains in training camp for the fight i...
Andrew Wake | 06.02.16 12:52
West Bromwich prospectMatt Gordon(2-0) is proving to be true
heavyweight as he smashes down 4,000 calories a day ahead of his
third professional fight.
The Black Country big man is looking to be as busy as possible
in 2016 after coming through his first two fights victoriously last
Gordon, who is back in action on Hatton Promotions and
Black Country Boxing's 'Undefeated' show at Walsall Town Hall
on 19th February, admits that while most fighters battle
to lose weigh...
Andrew Wake | 04.02.16 11:09
In a surprising move that shocked the boxing world
Tuesday, Chris McCarthy weighs up what we can expect from the May
super fight in Vegas.
The boxing world never ceases to amaze. They say that boxing is
the truth game. That inside the four corners of a boxing ring, the
truth will always eventually find you. On May 7th in Las Vegas,
Amir Khan will find out his own answers as he jumps up two weight
divisions to face modern day Mexican superstar Sául "Canelo"
Álvarez, the World...
Andrew Wake | 02.02.16 10:48
Callum Smith has predicted that he will win a world title in the
next year as he prepares to face Hadillah Mohoumadi in an
Smith finally gets his chance to take the mandatory spot in the
WBC after winning three eliminators against top ten opposition in
Nikola Sjekloca, Christopher Rebrasse and Rocky Fielding, and now
the unbeaten Liverpool star must get over one last hurdle to reach
his World title dream
That hurdle comes in the shape of Frenchman Mohoumadi, who
Andrew Wake | 02.02.16 10:39
Amir Khan has a surprise opponent for his next outing - WBC
middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez.
The Bolton star will jump up two weight divisions to the face
the flame-haired Mexican at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May
The announcement will come as a shock to most fight fans. Khan
was criticised in some circles for not facing British rival Kell
Brook, but this fight underlines he's determination to prove
himself against the very best.
Alvarez is bigger and s...
Andrew Wake | 31.01.16 01:56
It was a case of more of the same as Russian wrecking ball
Sergey Kovalev defeated Jean Pascal for the second time in
Montreal, Quebec last night.
The unified WBO, WBA and IBF light-heavyweight champion
dominated the contest from the opening bell by using effective
pressure against an opponent that seemed to have little to offer in
Pascal, who was adjudged to have slipped when he was dropped by
a jab in the first round, bravely weathered the storm through the
Andrew Wake | 26.01.16 07:42
FORMER undisputed heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe believes
boxing fans will be hailing a new "Big Daddy" on March 5.
The Brooklyner ruled the roost in the land of the giants back in
the early '90s, beating the likes of Evander Holyfield, Bruce
Seldon and Michael Dokes.
And now he's tipping Australia's Lucas Browne to follow in his
footsteps by halting reigning WBA champion Ruslan Chagaev in
"I'm throwing my support behind Lucas Brown...