BARNES BOOKS DREAM WORLD TITLE SHOT AT WINDSOR PARK

  Triple Olympian Paddy Barnes will challenge Cristofer Rosales for the WBC World Flyweight Title on the undercard of Carl Frampton v Luke Jackson at Windsor Park on August 18.   Barnes (5-0-KO1), who has two Olympic bronze medals to his name, will enjoy home support in Belfast as he bids to conquer the world …

12,000 tickets sold today for Whyte-Parker

  Fans flock to see Heavyweight duel with packed undercard at The O2   12,000 tickets have been sold today for the crunch Heavyweight clash between Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker at The O2 in London on July 28, live on Sky Sports Box Office.   Tickets flew out on general sale today after venue …

MURRAY LOOKING TO GET MINTED WITH GGG REMATCH

  MARTIN MURRAY can start dreaming of a rematch against Gennady Golovkin if he successfully unleashes his fury on Roberto Garcia.   The St Helens man challenges for the Mexican’s WBC silver middleweight title at London’s o2 on June 23, in another blockbuster fight being screened live on BT Sport.   If Murray wins and …

TOM’S TICKET TO RIDE

  TOM LITTLE FIRMLY believes he has landed the Golden Ticket with his shot at the English heavyweight title against rising star Daniel Dubois at the 02 Arena on June 23.   After an unsuccessful tilt at claiming the Southern Area belt in 2016, Little placed himself back in the frame for title contention with …

DAVIES NOW OUT TO LEATHER KAMANGA

  OHARA DAVIES will now face WBC international super-lightweight champion Paul Kamanga at o2 Arena on June 23.   The controversial Londoner now faces the African after Josh Leather pulled out of their fight claiming he was taking break from boxing.   Davies said: “I feel quiet gutted that Leather pulled out and said he …

Ritson: Hyland won’t derail Lord Lonsdale dream

  Newcastle ace wary of ‘Hylo’ threat – but gunning to land belt for keeps   Lewis Ritson is right on schedule to land the British Lightweight title for keeps before moving onto European honours – but knows Paul Hyland Jnr is the biggest test of his career as they clash at the Metro Radio …

Edwards: Nelson is made for me

  Surrey star plans to make a statement in Newcastle   Charlie Edwards finally gets his hands on Anthony Nelson on Saturday night at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle for the WBA Continental Super-Flyweight title, live on Sky Sports – and the Super-Flyweight talent believes a big win can put him back in the …

WBO News – Headline Matches For This Week

  The World Boxing Organization (WBO) will oversee four major fights this week around the world, including a world championship bout.   Starting on Thursday, June 14 at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, seventh ranked Hiroaki Teshigawara (16-2-2, 9 KOs), of Tokyo, will defend his WBO Asia-Pacific Bantamweight title against the two-time world title challenger …

WBO: Officials Named for Title Bout Between World Champion Ángel Acosta and Carlos Buitrago

  The World Boxing Organization (WBO) announced the officials for this Saturday, June 16, clash between WBO Jr. Flyweight Champion, Angel ‘Tito’ Acosta, from Puerto Rico, and ranked No. 10 by this sanctioning body Carlos ‘Chocorroncito’ Buitrago, from Nicaragua, in a scheduled 12 rounds bout.   The world title match will take place at the …

THE BEAST WILL HAVE TO WAIT A SEK FOR HIS NEXT KO

  ANTHONY YARDE is back in title action when he faces Dariusz Sek at London’s o2 on June 23.   Unbeaten Yarde has been in a hurry winning 14 of his 15 fights inside the distance during a short, but explosive career.   Yarde is already ranked number two by the WBO but faces a …