RICHARDS – JAKE BALL IS A TIME-WASTER

South Londoner accuses Ball of stalling his career Craig Richards is desperate to get one over on Jake Ball when the Light-Heavyweight rivals clash for the WBA Continental title in next month’s rearranged grudge fight.   The South Londoner finally locks horns with Ball at The O2 in London on February 2, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in …

WBO Kids Drug Free program visits the Sor Isolina Ferré Center in Ponce

PONCE, Puerto Rico – In an emotional and busy Christmas activity, the World Boxing Organization (WBO) and its president Francisco “Paco” Valcárcel, accompanied by former world champions, prospects, WBO World Jr. Flyweight Champion Ángel Acosta, regional champions, and other figures of the sport were delivering gifts to children at the Sor Isolina Ferré Center in …

APBC President Al Low Calls For Uniformity of Anti-Doping Regulations, Following Billy Joe Saunders Case.

  Association of Professional Boxing Commissions (APBC) President, Mr. Albert Low, calls for uniformity of Anti-Doping regulations, following the case of Billy Joe Saunders, where the 29 year old World Boxing Organization (WBO) Middleweight Champion from the United Kingdom was refused licensing by the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission (MSAC) for his much anticipated title defense …

WBO News: Officials Appointed for World Title bout Between Champion Sho Kimura and Kosei Tanaka

  The World Boxing Organization (WBO) announced the officials assigned for next Monday, September 24th bout in Japan between WBO Flyweight World Champion Sho Kimura (17-1-2, 10 KOs), and two-division WBO World Champion Kosei Tanaka (11- 0, 7 KOs), both from Japan, in a scheduled 12-round match.   For this bout, which will headline the …

APBC Accredited Cutman & Cornerman Course – Barking, Essex, 28th July

  The British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) have arranged a series of Association of Professional Boxing Commissions (APBC) accredited Cutman and Cornerman Courses.   This particular course will take place at the TKO Boxing Gym in Barking on the East London/Essex Borders on Saturday 28th July 2018, with further courses taking place in the …

ASSOCIATION OF COMBATIVE SPORTS COMMISSIONS (ACSC) OPPOSES THE REGULATION OF BARE KNUCKLE BOXING

  St. Paul, Minnesota- July, 2018 – During the Association of Combative Sports Commissions (ACSC) annual conference held from July 11 – 13, 2018 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the ACSC voted to support the recommendation of its Medical Committee and to oppose the regulation of bare knuckle boxing.   The ACSC is a non-profit organization …

BIBA Appoint Professor Graham as Chief Medical Officer

  The British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) today announced that Professor M.J. Graham MBChB; PhD; FRSM; BASEM; MICR; MCSFS; PCCMH; APIL Expert; FSB has been appointed as the new Chief Medical Officer for the organisation, following the retirement of long time CMO Dr Louise Eccles M.D. MBChB DRCOG FP Cert LF Hom from the …

BIBA Appoint Former Irish Champ Lee Murtagh as Head of Ring Officials

  The British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) today announced that former Boxing Union of Ireland (BUI) National Ireland Super Welterweight Champion and current A Class Referee as the Head of Ring Officials effective immediately.   Murtagh, who had a stellar 51 fight pro boxing career which culminated in a trip to Rochester, New York …