FRANK WARREN PAYS TRIBUTE TO CAREER OF NICOLA ADAMS OBE

FRANK WARREN HAS paid tribute to the career and achievements of Nicola Adams OBE after the WBO world flyweight champion announced her retirement from the sport earlier today. The 37-year-old, known as ‘The Lioness’ can claim to be the undisputed Golden Girl of British boxing. Her gold rush at major amateur tournaments began in 2011 at the …

WATCH: ANTHONY CROLLA – THE LAST DANCE

Manchester legend bids farewell on Saturday Anthony Crolla faces Frank Urquiaga in his farewell fight at Manchester Arena on Saturday November 2, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.  ‘Million Dollar’ made his professional debut at Manchester Arena – then MEN Arena – back in 2006, outpointing Abdul Rashid. In a professional career spanning over 13 years …

HARPER PREPARED FOR “WILD” MATCHROOM DEBUT

Denaby talent makes first defence of Super-Feather World title in Manchester Terri Harper says she is expecting a “wild” fight with Viviane Obenauf in the first defence of her IBO Super-Featherweight World title at Manchester Arena on Saturday November 2, shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US. The undefeated Denaby talent (8-0, 5 KOs) stopped South …

Nigel Benn Statement – Benn out through injury but show to still go ahead

(Made by an appointed spokesperson on behalf of Nigel Benn). After sustaining a shoulder injury in training yesterday (28 October 2019) afternoon, Nigel Benn regrets to inform his fans and supporters that will not be fit to box on November 23rd. Father time has NOT caught up with him at all, as his preparation and sparring …

I’M LEVELS ABOVE CULLEN SAYS CASH

Commonwealth king predicts early night in Manchester Felix Cash believes that he is “levels above” Jack Cullen and is determined to prove it when they meet for the Commonwealth Middleweight crown at Manchester Arena on Saturday November 2, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.  The unbeaten Wokingham talent (11-0, 7 KOs) landed the Commonwealth title in style …

I’M READY TO CREATE MORE HISTORY SAYS TAYLOR

Irish star attempts to become two-weight World ruler in Manchester Katie Taylor says she is ready to create more history by becoming a two-weight World Champion when she faces Christina Linardatou for the WBO Super-Lightweight World title at Manchester Arena on Saturday November 2, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.  Taylor (14-0, 6 KOs) completed her …

PROGRAIS VS. TAYLOR WEIGHTS AND RUNNING ORDER

17:00 DOORS AND FIRST BELL 8 x 3 mins Super-Middleweight contest DENIS RADOVAN 11st 13lbs 10oz v LUKE BLACKLEDGE 12st 8lbs 8oz(Germany)                                            (Darwen) 4 x 3 mins Middleweight contestAUSTIN WILLIAMS 11st 7lbs 7oz v MIROSLAV JUNA 11st 6lbs 12oz(Houston)       …

CHISORA VS. PRICE + UNDERCARD PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

Derek Chisora – Finchley, England – 31-9, 22 KOs – fighting David Price for the vacant WBO Inter-Continental Heavyweight title: “We are brining WAR! I am ready for whatever he has, nothing fazes me and all I’m saying to David Price is just be ready.  “Everybody has power in the boxing game. He has to …

LENNOX LAYS DOWN THE GAUNTLET

LENNOX CLARKE IS promising to ‘steamroller’ Lerrone Richards when the pair meet at Arena, Birmingham on November 30 with the British and Commonwealth titles at stake. The unbeaten super middleweight from Halesowen knows that Richards, who holds a perfect record, prefers to turn boxing into an art form and picks his shots with mesmeric precision. The Commonwealth …

I HAVE TOO MUCH IN MY ARSENAL FOR OKOLIE SAYS NGABU

European champ aims to inflict first defeat on ‘The Sauce’ Reigning EBU European Cruiserweight Champion Yves Ngabu believes that he will have too much in his arsenal for his latest challenger Lawrence Okolie as they prepare to clash on the huge Regis Prograis vs. Josh Taylor card at The O2 in London this Saturday, shown live on Sky Sports Box …