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 …

ROBERTO GARCIA STEPS IN TO FACE MARTIN MURRAY

  Roberto Garcia will defend his WBC Silver Middleweight title against Martin Murray at The O2 in London on June 23, live on BT Sport and BoxNation.   Murray will be looking to put the frustrations of missing out on a shot at the WBO Middleweight World Title behind him when he challenges Mexico’s 41-3 …

HEAVYWEIGHT SENSATION JOE JOYCE MAKES FIRST COMMONWEALTH TITLE DEFENCE AGAINST GHANAIAN PUNCHER RICHARD LARTEY

  Dynamite-fisted Commonwealth Heavyweight Champion Joe Joyce will defend his title and unbeaten record against Ghanaian powerhouse Richard Lartey at the home of London boxing, The York Hall, Bethnal Green, on Friday 15th June, televised live and exclusive on free-to-air Dave.   The ‘Juggernaut’, from Putney in South West London, moves fast to make the …

WBO News – Headline Matches For This Weekend

    The World Boxing Organization (WBO) will oversee seven headline bouts around the world this weekend, two of which are for world titles.   Starting Friday, June 8, in Verona, New York, WBO number one ranked Junior Featherweight Diego De La Hoya (20-0, 9 KOs) will defend his NABO 122 lbs title against José …

INJURY FORCES SAUNDERS TO WITHDRAW FROM MURRAY DEFENCE

Further to yesterday’s announcements over social media, an injury has unfortunately again forced Billy Joe Saunders to withdraw from his WBO Middleweight World Title defence against Martin Murray scheduled for June 23 at The O2 in London. Saunders, who suffered a hamstring injury during a recent training session, is bitterly disappointed that he will not be fit …

Tommy ‘Sweet T’ Jacobs set to face Bilal Mohammad For WBF International Crown

  Colchester’s Tommy ‘Sweet T’ Jacobs is firmly on a fast track to achieving his dream of being a World Champion, when he takes on Ghana’s Bilal Mohammad for the World Boxing Foundation (WBF) International Super Welterweight Crown at the Charter Hall in Colchester on Saturday 30th June 2018.   Back in April this year …