KHAN VS. VARGAS WEIGHTS AND RUNNING ORDER

  DOORS 16:00   16:05 | 4 x 3 mins Super-Welterweight contest @ 11st 5lbs STEVEN DONNELLY 11st 3lbs 6oz v MIGUEL AGUILAR 11st 1lb (Ballymena) (Barcelona)   4 x 3 mins Cruiserweight contest @ 13st 10lbs SHAKAN PITTERS 13st 5lbs v IMANTAS DAVIDAITIS 13st 10lbs (Birmingham) (Lithuania)   6 x 3 mins Super-Bantamweight @ …

Jack Catterall on Ohara Davies- “He Quits”

  JACK CATTERALL BELIEVES a blueprint has been established for defeating super lightweight rival Ohara Davies, with the pair set to meet in the ring on October 6 at the Leicester Arena, live and exclusive on BT Sport.   The Chorley southpaw, now working out of the North West base of new trainer Jamie Moore, …

WELBORN: THIS IS THE END OF TOMMY LANGFORD!

  Jason Welborn says Tommy Langford’s career will be over if he loses again in a rematch for the Middleweight Lord Lonsdale belt at Arena Birmingham tomorrow night (September 8).   The Midlands Middleweight matchup will be shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and streamed live on the DAZN Facebook and Twitter pages …

KHAN VS. VARGAS PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

  Eddie Hearn:   “It’s fantastic to see Amir Khan back again after a blistering performance at the Echo Arena in Liverpool against Phil Lo Greco. We’re still catching our breath from that. But this time I think a much more serious challenge is in front of him that he has prepared for intensely with …

“This is a new Kevin Johnson”

  Heavyweight veteran and former World title challenger Kevin Johnson has warned upcoming opponent Daniel Dubois he will be facing ‘a new Kevin Johnson’ when they clash on October 6th at the Morningside Arena, Leicester.   Despite being at the age of 38 years old and over 15 years into his professional boxing campaign, it …

Matchroom Boxing UK boost live streaming offering for new season

  Fight week build up events to have new format and additional coverage for fans   Matchroom Boxing UK are delighted to announce Former Middleweight World Champion Darren Barker alongside Chris Lloyd will present a series of new fight week build up events to be streamed live on social media and for international broadcast partners. …

Belfast Amateur Caoimhin Agyarko Signs for Frank Warren

  Belfast amateur Caoimhin Agyarko has signed a management and promotional deal with Frank Warren Promotions as he makes the decision to turn over to the professional ranks.   His decision to enter the pro game became easier after witnessing professional boxing first hand a short while ago in his native Belfast.   “I was …

Nicola Adams to Fight for Interim WBO World Title

  Nicola Adams will face former world title challenger Isabel Millan for the Interim WBO World Female Super-Flyweight title at the Morningside Leicester Arena on October 6th.   Adams (35) has recently teamed up with trainer Dominic Ingle in Sheffield and will be competing for the interim strap in just her fifth outing as a …

IT’S GOOD TO TALK FOR CATTERALL

  JACK CATTERALL has revealed that he is the man doing all the talking ahead of his big fight against Ohara Davies.   The Chorley man believes regular chats with gym-mate Carl Frampton are playing a key role ahead of his WBO intercontinental super-lightweight title defence against the Londoner at Leicester’s Morningside Arena on October …

LANGFORD: I’M PUTTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT

  Tommy Langford says he will put the record straight when he rematches Jason Welborn for the British Middleweight title at Arena Birmingham this Saturday (September 8), live on Sky Sports.   The local rivals went to war over twelve rounds in a British Boxing Board of Control nominated Fight of the Year contender back …