McGivern Secures Light Heavy Crown the Hard Way at Historic Clacton-on-Sea Event.

Ringside Report:Gianluca Di Caro – Photographs courtesy of Shane Leach On Saturday night at the Princess Theatre in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, Professional Boxing made a most welcome return to the seaside town after almost 80 years, when Colchester’s Tommy Jacobs presented his latest boxing promotion, aptly titled ‘History’. The previous pro boxing in the town, back …

FRAMPTON EYES HALL OF FAME, BELIEVES WARRINGTON IS MADE FOR HIM

CARL FRAMPTON believes unifying the World Featherweight title could make him Ireland’s greatest ever fighter and on course to fulfil his Hall of Fame dream.The two weight world champion will take a step in that direction is he takes the IBF World Featherweight crown from Josh Warrington (27-0) at Manchester Arena on Saturday December 22, …

EDWARDS CHALLENGES ROSALES FOR WBC FLYWEIGHT CROWN

Surrey man gets second World title shot on Whyte vs. Chisora 2 card Charlie Edwards will challenge Cristofer Rosales for the WBC World Flyweight Championship on the undercard of Dillian Whyte vs. Derek Chisora 2 at The O2 in London on December 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in …

WBO Convention Awards / Special Recognitions at Gala

Results: WBO Convention Awards Gala at the Hotel El Panama in Panama City. Next year’s WBO Convention will take place in Tokyo, Japan. WBO Fight of the Year Sho Kimura vs. Kosei Tanaka WBO Female Fight of YearArely Muciño vs. Maria Salinas WBO Female Fighter of the Year and Super ChampionAmanda Serrano WBO KO of The …

Vicente to defend title at the WBO Convention; wants Dogboe next

 The World Boxing Organization (WBO) Jr. Featherweight Latino champion Yenifel “El Rayo” Vicente of the Dominican Republic, is ready for his first title defense. The fight is scheduled for this Wednesday, October 31st at the Vasco Núñez de Balboa Convention Center, located at the Hotel El Panamá, as part of the festivities that will take …

WBO STATEMENT REGARDING SAUNDERS-ANDRADE

  World Boxing Organization (WBO) President Francisco Valcárcel Mulero commented today on Billy Joe Saunders inability to defend his World Middleweight Championship, as per contractually agreed, against Demetrius Andrade on October 20th.   This after the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission voted today against granting him a boxing license following a failed doping test on August …

OLEKSANDR USYK VS. TONY BELLEW PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

  Eddie Hearn:   “Good afternoon everyone and welcome to Manchester. The big fights just keep on coming after a fantastic weekend at Wembley Stadium in front of 80,000 people where Anthony Joshua defended his World titles in a brilliant fight against Alexander Povetkin. We bring you now what I believe is fight of the …

ANTHONY JOSHUA VS. ALEXANDER POVETKIN WEIGHTS AND RUNNING ORDER

  DOORS 17:30   LIVE SKY SPORTS BOX OFFICE   18:10 | 8 x 3 mins Welterweight contest @ 10st 9lbs SHAKRAM GIYASOV 10st 3lbs 2oz vs. JULIO LAGUNA 10st 2lbs (Uzbekistan) (Nicaragua)   10 x 3 mins WBA Inter-Continental Heavyweight Championship SERGEY KUZMIN 17st 6lbs 6oz vs. DAVID PRICE 18st 13lbs 4oz (Russia) (Liverpool) …

FRAMPTON WARNS WARRINGTON: IT’S ABOUT LEVELS

  CARL FRAMPTON has goaded IBF featherweight champion Josh Warrington telling his arch rival that he isn’t in his league.   Warrington is set to make the first defence of his world title against Belfast’s Frampton later this year in what would be an epic encounter.   Frampton who hammered Aussie Luke Jackson earlier this …

RITSON TAKES ON PATERA FOR EUROPEAN LIGHTWEIGHT CROWN

  Lewis Ritson will face Francesco Patera for the Vacant EBU European Lightweight title at Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on October 13, live on Sky Sports.   ‘The Sandman’ won the British Lightweight title outright by defeating the previously unbeaten challenger Paul Hyland Jr at the Metro Radio Arena in June and is predicting another …