Andrew Wake | 11.09.14 09:47
Gavin McDonnell will face
Vusi Malinga for the vacant WBA International super-bantamweight
title at the Ice Arena in Hull on October 25.
Unbeaten McDonnell vacated his
British title in the quest to move onto the world stage and he
dives straight into the deep-end in that pursuit against the South
African, who returns to England with a score to settle having lost
to Stuart Hall in his last outing in Leeds in December for the IBF
Malinga had previously
Andrew Wake | 11.09.14 01:25
KAZAKH wrecking machine Zhanat Zhakiyanov continued his
march towards a world title shot with a blistering one round blow
out of Georgia's previously unbeaten Gagi Edisherashvili in Minsk
on Wednesday night.
Zhakiyanov, fighting under the stewardship of former two
weight world champion Ricky Hatton for the fourth time, set about
his younger foe from the first bell and soon had him pressed
against the ropes.
A series of shots from both fists saw Edisherashvili
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 09:27
With only days remaining
before the highly anticipated English welterweight title clash
between Rotherham's Chad Gaynor and London based Turk, Ahmet
Patterson, two of British boxing's leading names have offered their
opinion on the fight and both are in unison when determining the
Fellow 147lber, Frankie Gavin,
is aiming to get back to winning ways in the new season following a
nail biting loss to the world rated Italian, Leonard Bundu. A
student of the game who has spent...
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 09:25
Kal Yafai will face Herald
Molina for the vacant IBF Inter-Continental Super Flyweight title
at the SSE Arena Wembley on Saturday September 20, live on Sky
Yafai landed the Commonwealth
title in style in Leeds in May, blasting away Yaqub Kareem inside
three rounds, and the unbeaten Birmingham talent says he'll take
the first steps on the road to World title glory on the undercard
of George Groves' European Super Middleweight and World title
eliminator clash with Christoph...
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 09:16
Marcos Maidana has called on pound-for-pound king Floyd
Mayweather to 'fight him like a man'.
The pair clash for the second successive time, live on
BoxNation, this Saturday night from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas,
with the rugged and rough Argentine calling on Mayweather to not
run when they lock horns.
Maidana carries a fearsome reputation as one of boxing's biggest
hitters, with 31 knockouts in 35 wins, and has dismissed claims
that his success in the first fight wa...
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 02:26
The hard work of Steel City boxing pair Adam Etches and
Scott Jenkins has helped secure a significant donation for their
'Let's KO Cancer' campaign.
Backed by The Sheffield Star newspaper, the scheme aims to
raise awareness and funding for the Teenage Cancer Unit at Weston
To date, the unbeaten prospects have raised over £20,000
through charity boxing events, sponsored marathons and gruelling
bike rides, but new support from Doncaster-based company i-P...
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 12:41
Zhanat Zhakiyanov and Gagi EdisherashvilI weigh in ahead of
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 12:20
Andy Townend defends his Central Area super-featherweight title
against Lee Connolly.
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 12:13
World heavyweight contender Lucas 'Big Daddy' Browne talks
Andrew Wake | 10.09.14 12:05
After 15 months out, Denton Vassell is back in this
Saturday (13-9-14) against Sam Eggington.
Video courtesy of NW Culture.