AMATEUR STAR MCCANN SIGNS PRO TERMS WITH QUEENSBERRY PROMOTIONS

FRANK WARREN IS delighted to announce that outstanding amateur talent Dennis McCann has signed a promotional contract to turn professional with Queensberry Promotions. The much sought after 18-year-old will be trained by Alan Smith out of the iBox Gym in Bromley and will be managed by MTK Global. The Maidstone-based McCann will fulfil his dream …

MANSIONBET INKS DEAL WITH ULTIMATE BOXXER

Online casino and sportsbook giant becomes Ultimate Boxxer’s official headline partner. ULTIMATE BOXXER, Britain’s first boxing entertainment brand, is delighted to announce that it has agreed a partnership deal with online casino and sportsbook operator MansionBet for its first events of 2019. The agreement continues a successful partnership from MansionBet’s initial sponsorship of Ultimate Boxxer …

KINGPIN BACK FOR GORMAN DATE

NATHAN GORMAN WILL now take on the venerable American Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson at the Morningside Arena in Leicester on Saturday, live on BT Sport. Heavyweight contender Gorman has, unfortunately, been victim of late withdrawals of opponents this week, while the veteran Johnson was also due to have his first fight of the year but suffered …

ULTIMATE BOXXER SIGNS BROADCAST DEAL WITH BT SPORT

ULTIMATE BOXXER will have a minimum of FIVE shows broadcast live in the UK and Ireland in the first year  Ultimate Boxxer offers new experiences for the 21st century sports fan and youth culture Ambition to give more opportunities and meritocracy in the booming professional British boxing scene First event under the new agreement will be …

HAYWOOD RESIGNED FROM DAY JOB TO TAKE CHALLENGER CHALLENGE

KYLE HAYWOOD WAS not about to let the opportunity of fighting on BT Sport for the vacant Midlands Area title against CJ Challenger pass him by without giving it his undivided attention. For the 27-year-old from Leicester, who faces fellow local lad Challenger for the super welterweight strap at the Morningside Arena next Saturday (March …

MATCHROOM AND DELIVEROO – DELIVERING TO FANS INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE RING

Matchroom Boxing are delighted to announce Deliveroo as an associate sponsor for their highly-anticipated March 30 show at The M&S Bank Arena Liverpool, topped by former Super-Welterweight World Champion Liam Smith making his homecoming against all-action Brummie Sam Eggington. Deliveroo is on a mission to transform the way the nation orders its food. Partnering with the …

GORMAN WARY OF MALDONADO POWER AHEAD OF 2019 DANIEL DUBOIS SHOWDOWN

NATHAN GORMAN IS wary of switching off on March 23rd when he takes on former UFC star and now 26-1 heavyweight Fabio Maldonado at the Morningside Arena in Leicester, live on BT Sport. Facing the heavy handed Brazilian will mark the 16th fight of Gorman’s professional career, during which time he has become holder of the …

DUBOIS PREDICTS GORMAN KO

DUBOIS PREDICTS GORMAN KO DANIEL DUBOIS HAS thrown down the gauntlet to Nathan Gorman by stating he will win by knockout against his heavyweight rival should a fight between the pair be finalised for later this year. The pair’s promoter, Frank Warren, revealed earlier this week his intention to put the young heavies in together …

BOWEN TO FACE McCORRY IN LEICESTER DEFENCE

SAM BOWEN WILL make a first defence of his British super featherweight title against Jordan McCorry at the Morningside Arena in Leicester on March 23, live on BT Sport. The unbeaten Bowen, 14-0, from Ibstock in Leicestershire, was originally scheduled to defend against Ronnie Clark on a bill that also features a battle for the …

HUGHES – I ALREADY FEEL LIKE A BRITISH CHAMPION

Malmesbury man targets another away day win on March 30 Joe Hughes is determined to win the British Super-Lightweight title at the second time of asking.  He was left frustrated and angry after 12 battling rounds against former British Champion Tyrone Nurse at the Leicester Arena in 2017 that resulted in a draw. Hughes is still …