‘THIS SATURDAY’S BOLTON SHOW IS OUR BIGGEST AND BEST IN 20 YEARS – WATCH IT FREE’ SAYS WOOD

“This weekend’s show is probably the biggest we’ve done in 20 years,” said promoter Steve Wood, ahead of VIP Promotions Bolton show at the Whites Hotel this Saturday (May 11). The card – which will be shown LIVE AND FREE on vipboxing.tv – is co-headlined by local fighters Jack Cullen and Jack Flatley, both taking part in English …

NOTTINGHAM WEIGHTS AND RUNNING ORDER

DOORS 16:30 BOXING STARTS 16:35 6 x 3 mins Lightweight contestATIF SHAFIQ 9st 10lbs 9oz v ARTURO LOPEZ 10st 1lb 1oz(Rotherham)                             (Mexico) 6 x 3 mins Lightweight contestSTEPHEN SMITH v DES NEWTON(Liverpool)              (Devon) 4 x 3 mins Featherweight contestBRAD DAWS 8st 13lbs 4oz v ZIGURDS KRAUKLIS 9st …

BOLTON’S FLATLEY PREDICTING ‘GREAT FIGHT’ AHEAD OF TITLE SHOT THIS WEEKEND

Bolton’s Jack Flatley is predicting some great rounds of action when he co-headlines a double-title fight show this weekend at home venue, the Whites Hotel.  On Saturday, May 11, Flatley takes on Craig Morris for the English Light-Middleweight Title, while fellow Bolton man Jack Cullen gets Yorkshire’s Jack Sellars for the Middleweight version of the …

DUBOIS VS GORMAN SET FOR ‘HEAVY DUTY’ BLOCKBUSTER AT THE 02 ARENA ON JULY 13

Unbeaten British heavyweights Nathan Gorman and Daniel Dubois will fight for the vacant British heavyweight title on what will be a huge night of boxing at The O2, London on Saturday July 13 live and exclusive on BT Sport. The card will also feature unbeaten Olympic silver medallist Joe Joyce MBE. Just 21 and 22 …

DUFFIELD AND AZEEZ MEET IN ALL-LONDON CLASH AT THE O2

Southern Area Light-Heavyweight title on the line on July 20 Charlie Duffield and Dan Azeez will meet in an all-London clash for the Southern Area Light-Heavyweight title on the undercard of Dillian Whyte’s Heavyweight showdown with unbeaten Colombian Oscar Rivas at The O2 in London on July 20, live on Sky Sports Box Office.  Canning Town’s Duffield (7-1, 6 KOs) …

HOME SWEET HOME FOR BILLY JOE

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS will bid to win the hearts of the Hertfordshire public when he fights for the first time in the county as a professional, seeking to become a two-weight world champion by claiming the vacant WBO world super middleweight title against the Albanian Shefat Isufi. What Saunders hopes will be his crowning glory …

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS DARES CANELO TO FACE HIM

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS has dared Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez to face him at either middleweight or super-middleweight. Saunders was boosted over the weekend when it was confirmed that his showdown against German based Albanian Shefat Isufi at Stevenage FC’s Lamex Stadium on Saturday May 18 will be for the vacant WBO world super-middleweight championship, live on …

I WANT TO BECOME A SHEFFIELD GREAT SAYS DALTON SMITH

Amateur star dreams of World title glory Sheffield amateur standout Dalton Smith is dreaming of becoming the next boxing great to come out of the Steel City as he prepares to make his highly-anticipated professional debut at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Friday, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.  Sheffield has long been a city that …

FROCH WAS A REAL INSPIRATION AND HE STILL IS SAYS WOOD

Nottingham Commonwealth champ looks to follow in ‘The Cobra’s’ footsteps Leigh Wood is eager to emulate fellow Nottingham fighter Carl Froch by becoming a regular headline attraction in his home city as he prepares to make the first defence of his Commonwealth Featherweight crown against Ryan Doyle at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham this Friday, live on Sky Sports in the …

GALAHAD KNOWS HE WON’T GET ANOTHER WORLD TITLE SHOT SAYS DOMINIC INGLE

KID GALAHAD enters his world title challenge against Josh Warrington knowing it will be his one and only shot at becoming one of boxing’s elite, according to trainer Dominic Ingle. The Sheffield slickster challenges for Yorkshire rival Warrington’s IBF featherweight championship at First Direct Arena Leeds on Saturday June 15.Warrington (28-0, 6 KOs) will be …