Andrew Wake | 26.02.14 09:56
Bradley Saunders will take a huge step up in class when he faces
former world title challenger Paul McCloskey in Newcastle next
The 2008 Olympian has scored six stoppages from eight wins since
turning professional two years ago, but has been somewhat under the
A victory over the Dungiven southpaw would surely elevate
Saunders to title level. The 28-year-old did knock back an English
title fight with Tyrone Nurse and probably feels this clash will
allow him to leap...
Andrew Wake | 25.02.14 09:07
Official statement from Amir Khan following the official
announcement confirming that Marcos Maidana will fight Floyd
Mayweather on Saturday 3rd May.
"Following the announcement by Floyd Mayweather that he will be
facing Marcos Maidana on May 3rd I would like to clarify my
situation for my fans and members of the media.
"Despite having signed my part of the agreement to fight Floyd
in early December, I've been preparing myself for some time that
the match up with him...
Andrew Wake | 24.02.14 10:56
Danny Lyness and Brendan Mghaan meet in an amateur contest
at Huddersfield Sports Centre.
Andrew Wake | 24.02.14 10:49
Devon prospect Tommy Langford has signed a promotional contract
with Frank Warren.
The 25-year-old former amateur standout had been with Coldwell
Boxing, but has moved on in order to get television exposure on
Now fighting out of Birmingham, Langford has one stoppage from
seven wins and will make his debut for Queensberry Promotions
"You only have to look at Frank's track record and see who he's
promoted and what they've achieved with him like Ricky Hatton...
Andrew Wake | 24.02.14 10:38
Kevin Mitchell is backing his former rival Ricky Burns to do the
business against unbeaten American Terence Crawford in Glasgow on
Saturday night (March 1).
The Dagenham stylist was halted by Burns inside four rounds in
2012, but the pair have been friends ever since and Mitchell has
been lending a hand in training as a sparring partner.
Burns, the reigning WBO lightweight champion, needs to pitch a
stellar performance at the weekend due to below par displays
against Jose Gonzal...
Andrew Wake | 22.02.14 01:04
HATTON PROMOTIONS has taken the decision to allow Martin
Murray's contract to expire.
This means the company will no longer financially invest further
in Martin's career following the St Helens boxer's unwillingness to
commit to opportunities negotiated on his behalf.
Offers for world title fights with Gennady Golovkin and Felix
Sturm have been on the table for a number of weeks, but Murray has
decided to hold off signing any agreements.
Neither of these offers will be availab...
Andrew Wake | 21.02.14 05:06
Tyrone Nurse discusses his English title fight with Tyler
Andrew Wake | 19.02.14 10:11
Chris Eubank Jnr will face Huddersfield's tough Alistair Warren
on Queensberry Promotions' show at the historic York Hall on
The exciting middleweight, who is the son for the famous former
world middleweight champion, provides chief support to Tony
Conquest's vacant Commonwealth cruiserweight title fight with
Promoter Frank Warren hopes the date will be the start of a long
and fruitful relationship.
He said: "Chris Eubank Jnr. is unquestionably a...
Andrew Wake | 19.02.14 09:48
Hull puncher Tommy Coyle is
hoping a stellar performance against Daniel Brizuela this weekend
will earn his a place on the big Froch v Groves rematch card this
The lightweight defends his
IBF international crown at the Ice Arena in his home city and wants
to face West Ham's popular Kevin Mitchell if he come
Coyle's stock has risen
massively in the past year. Although he was knocked out in the
tenth round of his clash with Derry Mathews, he had dominated much
Andrew Wake | 19.02.14 09:16
Olympic bronze medallist Anthony Ogogo has been added to the
undercard of Ricky Burns' WBO lightweight title clash with Terence
Crawford at the SECC in Glasgow next Saturday (March 1).
The Lowestoft middleweight, 25, will face Sunderland's Greg
O'Neill in his first action of 2014.
"I am really excited to be fighting on the March 1 bill and
can't wait to get back in the ring for the first time this year,"
"It's a huge year for Glasgow with the Commonwealth Games goi...