ROME’S STADIO NICOLA PIETRANGELI TO HOST JULY 11 MATCHROOM BOXING ITALY AND OPI SINCE 82 SHOW

Turchi takes on McCarthy and Blandamura meets Morrison live on DAZN Italy’s fast-rising Cruiserweight star Fabio Turchi will make the first defence of his WBC International title against Tommy McCarthy at the Stadio Nicola Pietrangeli in Rome on Thursday July 11, live on DAZN. Turchi (17-0, 13 KOs) blitzed Finland’s Sami Enbom in one round to land the WBC title at …

Third Title on the Line for Decastro Vs. Jacobs 22nd June

When reigning World Boxing Union (WBU) Super Middleweight World Champion Nathan ‘Nightmare’ Decastro defends his coveted Crown against World Boxing Foundation (WBF) European and International Champion Tommy ‘Sweet T’ Jacobs, there will be a third World Championship on the line – The recently launched Professional Boxing Council (PBC) Super Middleweight Championship. Shortly after Decastro-Jacobs was …

FIGHTING ME IS A DOWNER FOR WARRINGTON

KID GALAHAD BELIEVES the mandatory order received by Josh Warrington to defend against him will have provided a ‘downer’ for the world champion and his team. Having won and successfully defended his IBF world featherweight title in epic showdowns with Lee Selby and Carl Frampton last year, Warrington talked up his hopes of starting to …

SHARP TO TAKE ON McCORRY ON 02 BLOCKBUSTER

ARCHIE SHARP WILL make a first defence of his WBO European super featherweight title when he takes on the tough Scot Jordan McCorry at The O2, London on July 13. The 24-year-old from Welling, 15-0, who memorably defeated Lyon Woodstock last October to win his first title belt, knows he will have to be at his …

Decastro Hasn’t Fought Anyone Close to My Level, This will be Daunting for him Says Jacobs

In just under four weeks time Colchester’s Tommy ‘Sweet T’ Jacobs (10-1-0 5KOs) will be stepping into the ring for the biggest fight of his career, when he challenges World Boxing Union (WBU) Super Middleweight World Champion Nathan ‘The Nightmare’ Decastro (15-0-0 12KOs) for not only his coveted crown but also the World Boxing Foundation …

JOSHUA VS. RUIZ JR WEIGHTS, RUNNING ORDER AND IMAGES

Heavyweight sensation makes US debut at Madison Square Garden DOORS 16:30 BOXING STARTS 16:45 8 x 3 mins Super-Welterweight contestSOULEYMANE CISSOKHO 156.8 lbs v WLADIMIR HERNANDEZ 162 lbs(Bagnolet, France)                                  (Denver, Colorado)        17:00 EASTERN: LIVE ON SKY SPORTS BOX OFFICE 17:30 EASTERN: LIVE ON …

KHAN & GOYAT MEET FACE-TO-FACE IN DELHI

WBC CONFIRM THE PEARL CHAMPIONSHIP WILL BE ON THE LINE Two-Time World Champion Amir Khan and opponent Neeraj Goyat came face-to-face for the first time today in Delhi, India, to formerly announce their big-fight “Nations Connect” on Friday 12th July at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. “King” Khan from Bolton, England, of Pakistani heritage, faces …

JOSHUA VS. RUIZ JR MAIN EVENT PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

Eddie Hearn, Matchroom Boxing Managing Director: “I think sometimes as a team or promoter you have to pinch with yourself whenever you’re at Madison Square Garden, we have been lucky enough to stage two world championship events at the Theatre, but Matchroom Boxing will make our debut at Madison Square Garden as a promotional company …

BORE OFF GALAHAD SAYS JOSH WARRINGTON

JOSH WARRINGTON has no interest in meeting Kid Galahad for a drink after their big world title fight even if they are all hugs after the final bell. Galahad (26-0, 15KOS) claims he has no life outside of boxing and is “married” to the noble art. Warrington (28-0, 6KOS) insists that his mandatory challenger will …

I WANT TO MAKE THIS LAST CHAPTER WORTH READING SAYS TOMMY COYLE

‘Boom Boom’ prepared for war with Algieri Tommy Coyle hopes that a win over New York’s Chris Algieri in the biggest fight of his career this Saturday June 1 could lead to his first ever World title shot. Coyle is fresh from his exciting US debut in Boston in October where he introduced himself in typical style, sharing ten now …