BROGAN READY FOR ‘BEEFY’ TEST

  Steve Brogan, 12-1-2 (2), tops the bill at the Liverpool Olympia on Saturday September 29, live on vipboxing.tv. The fighter from Skelmersdale will contest the vacant Central Area Lightweight Title against late replacement Brad ‘Beefy’ Botham, 5-5-1 (1), after the withdrawal of original opponent, Shakeeb Ali.   Despite the change, Brogan says he isn’t …

Doherty in Confident Mood Ahead of European Title Shot, Against Seilis This Coming Saturday

  Derby’s unbeaten Welterweight prospect Ross Doherty appears in confident mood ahead of his first Championship contest, against Latvian Gvido Seilis this coming Saturday, the 29th September, on the Dan Gray promoted event at Pride Park in Derby.   Doherty has been mighty impressive, since bursting on to the professional scene, with a solid points …

ADAMS OUT TO KO MILLAN AND WOW NEW FANS

  NICOLA ADAMS believes a fourth straight knockout win is the best way to keep her fan base growing.   Adams (4-0) faces her first major professional test when she meets Mexican Isabel Millan (22-4-1) for the vacant interim WBO female Flyweight crown at Leicester’s Morningside Arena on Saturday October 6.   He last three …

Peers Prepares to Face Kennerdale In All Merseyside English Title Clash

  There’s nothing quite like a local Derby, whether Football or any sport but especially Boxing, to get the fans salivating and when it’s an all Merseyside clash it is without doubt the most mouth-watering of them all.   On Saturday 29th September, on neutral ground at Pride Park in Derby, the home of Derby …

From Ireland to Dubai to London, ‘home is where the fights are’ for young pro Rohan Date

  With nearly 200 amateur fights and seven national champion belts, Rohan Date is not one to shy away from a fight but since the Irish went professional in June 2016, getting bouts seems to be the real fight for him. In 2017 he only fought one time, having just turned 25 a few months …

Decastro Fires Warning Shot Across Ashong’s Bow Ahead of Commonwealth Title Clash on 29th September.

  Unbeaten Super Middleweight prospect Nathan Decastro (13-0-0 (11 by way of KO)) vows “No one can stop me on my journey”   Bardley. Lincolnshire’s Decastro is set to face two time African Champion Agoe Ashong (11-1-0 (6 by way of KO)) for the Professional Boxing Council (PBC) Commonwealth Super Middleweight Championship, on the Dan …

WOOD:’I’M EXPECTING DOYLE TO BEAT GILL AND MOVE ONTO THE BRITISH TITLE’

  Ryan Doyle, 17-2-1 (9), makes the first defence of his Commonwealth Featherweight Title against Jordan Gill on October 27, at the Copper Box Arena.   In a terrific contest, Manchester’s Doyle upset the odds by ripping the belt away from Reece Bellotti in June, stopping the previously unbeaten fighter in five rounds.   Doyle …

LYON WOODSTOCK WARNS: “DON’T CALL OUT THE CANDYMAN”

  LYON WOODSTOCK WAS in the closing stages of rehabilitation from what he initially believed to be a career-threatening back injury when he began to get wind of a challenge to him emanating from down south that he was more than happy to accommodate.   Earlier this year Woodstock suffered a severe trapped nerve in …

KEVIN JOHNSON HAS ‘RENEWED HUNGER’ AFTER THE LOSS OF HIS FATHER

  Kevin Johnson has new motivation going into his upcoming heavyweight clash with Daniel Dubois.   The boxing veteran shared the news that his father had died just a couple of weeks ago, but vows to continue his preparations for the fight and will use his family bereavement as fuel and cause the upset by …

MENDY: I’M GOING FOR THE KNOCKOUT

  Frenchman looking to make a statement at Wembley on Saturday   Yvan Mendy believes he should have had a shot at a World title by now and is frustrated that Luke Campbell fought for one before him.   Mendy outpointed Campbell back in 2015 and is aiming to go one better and knockout the …