DAVEY’S DREAM COMES TRUE – AMATEUR STAR GEORGE DAVEY SIGNS WITH QUEENSBERRY PROMOTIONS

Former amateur star George Davey says he is realising a childhood dream by signing up to turn professional with Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren. The super welterweight, with more than 50 amateur fights to his name, trains out of York with former European and Commonwealth champion Henry Wharton having left the family home in …

‘THE MAVERICK’ TEAMS UP WITH QUEENSBERRY

FRANK WARREN has added to his ranks with the signing of 5-0 super bantamweight Shabaz Masoud to fight under the Queensberry Promotions banner. Masoud, from Stoke-on-Trent, made his professional debut in May 2018 with a stoppage victory and has since notched up a further four points wins, with three coming over four rounds and one …

CONWAY INKS PROMOTIONAL DEAL WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

‘Too Class’ targets Cheeseman rematch British Light-Middleweight contender Kieron Conway has signed a promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing. Conway, 23, turned in an impressive performance in his British title fight with reigning champion Ted Cheeseman at York Hall last month, but was left frustrated as the contest ended in a split draw.  The Kings Heath Boxing Club …

ADELEYE ADDED TO THE HEAVYWEIGHT MIX

AHEAD OF THE weekend when Frank Warren brings his ‘Heavy Duty’ card to the o2 Arena, the Hall of Fame promoter is ready to further add to the heavyweight mix with the signing of top prospect David Adeleye to his ranks. Adeleye is set to turn professional having enjoyed a successful stint in the amateurs, …

KHAN AIMS TO MAKE SAUDI ARABIA A BIG BOXING DESTINATION TO RIVAL LAS VEGAS, NEW YORK AND LONDON

Amir Khan is promising a special show against Billy Dib this Friday on the massive ‘Red Sea Fight Night’ extravaganza as he looks to make Saudi Arabia the centre of the boxing world. The Two-Time World Champion makes his big Middle East debut at the King Abdullah Sport City stadium in Jeddah when he takes on Billy Dib for the Vacant …

MARTIN BAKOLE SIGNS PROMOTIONAL DEAL WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

Heavyweight contender next out on August 2 Martin Bakole has signed a promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing and will make his Sky Sports and DAZN debut when he clashes with Ecuador’s Ytalo Perea at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool on the August 2 JD NXTGEN show. Bakole, trained by Scotland’s most successful coach Billy Nelson, boasts 9 big KO’s from 12 …

FOWLER V ROSE TOPS JD NXTGEN SHOW IN LIVERPOOL

Ritson v Hughes, Cullen v Harding Jr & Bakole v Perea land on August 2 bill Anthony Fowler will headline his first ever show in his hometown at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool on Friday August 2 when he steps-up to take on former World title challenger Brian Rose on the latest instalment if the JD NXTGEN series, shown live …

DALTON SMITH ADDED TO JULY 6 MANCHESTER ARENA CARD

Sheffield amateur star primed for second pro fight Dalton Smith will take part in his second professional contest at Manchester Arena on Saturday July 6, shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.  Sheffield’s most successful amateur of all time made a winning start to life in the paid code with a classy points win over Croatia’s …

HEAVY DUTY PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

HALL OF FAME promoter Frank Warren held a press conference in London today ahead of his blockbuster ‘Heavy Duty’ card at The O2, London on Saturday July 13. Heading the big night of action live on BT Sport is the vacant British heavyweight title fight between two of the world’s top prospects Daniel Dubois (11-0, …

JOHN JOYCE SIGNS UP FOR LEEDS DEBUT

Decorated amateur star John Joyce has signed professional terms with Frank Warren and will make his debut on the undercard of the Josh Warrington-Kid Galahad world title clash at the FD Arena in Leeds on June 15. The 21-year-old from Moate in Ireland is a veteran of 200 fights as an amateur, during which time …