RITSON RETURNS TO METRO RADIO ARENA NEWCASTLE ON OCTOBER 13

  Lewis Ritson will return to the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on October 13, live on Sky Sports.   The Geordie ace is feeling unstoppable after producing another stunning display of brutal power to destroy Paul Hyland Jr in one round to take home the British Lightweight title for keeps in June.   The ‘Sandman’ …

FRAMPTON READY FOR WARRINGTON SHOWDOWN

  CARL FRAMPTON insists he will be ready for IBF world champion Josh Warrington after achieving his dream of fighting at Windsor Park.   Frampton is the star turn at Belfast’s famous football stadium when he defends his interim WBO featherweight title against Luke Jackson (16-0) on Saturday August 18.   If he comes through …

FRAMPTON: I’LL LAY JACKSON OUT COLD

  CARL FRAMPTON will turn nasty the moment he looks across the ring and sees Luke Jackson in the opposite corner.   He gets the chance to silence Jackson (16-0) when he defends his interim WBO featherweight crown against the Australian challenger at Belfast’s Windsor Park on Saturday August 18.   Jackson has angered Frampton …

SHOWTIME SPORTS® TO SCREEN FRAMPTON VS JACKSON AND FURY VS PIANETA

  FRANK WARREN IS delighted to announce that Showtime Sports will present Carl Frampton’s interim featherweight title defense and the second comeback fight of lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury on Saturday, August 18 live from Belfast, Northern Ireland.   Former two-division champion Frampton will defend his interim WBO Featherweight Title against undefeated Australian contender Luke …

COLLINS JR VS WARD – DINNER FOR THE WINNER

  STEVEN WARD plans to reward Steve Collins Jr’s dinner treat by feasting on him again.   They clash for the vacant BUI Celtic Light-Heavyweight title on Frank Warren’s huge fight night at Belfast’s Windsor Park on Saturday August 18.   Ward (7-0) has only met Collins Jr once and then the Dubliner splashed the …

CUMMINGS: I’D BEAT KEELER IN A REMATCH

  CONRAD CUMMINGS insists he will beat Luke Keeler if he gets the chance of a rematch against his Dublin rival.   The Coalisland middleweight returns at Belfast’s Windsor Park on Saturday August 18, having been outpointed by Keeler in a vacant WBO European title fight in April.   Cummings (13-2-1) believes the chances of …

APBC Accredited Cutman & Cornerman Course – Barking, Essex, 28th July

  The British & Irish Boxing Authority (BIBA) have arranged a series of Association of Professional Boxing Commissions (APBC) accredited Cutman and Cornerman Courses.   This particular course will take place at the TKO Boxing Gym in Barking on the East London/Essex Borders on Saturday 28th July 2018, with further courses taking place in the …

ASSOCIATION OF COMBATIVE SPORTS COMMISSIONS (ACSC) OPPOSES THE REGULATION OF BARE KNUCKLE BOXING

  St. Paul, Minnesota- July, 2018 – During the Association of Combative Sports Commissions (ACSC) annual conference held from July 11 – 13, 2018 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the ACSC voted to support the recommendation of its Medical Committee and to oppose the regulation of bare knuckle boxing.   The ACSC is a non-profit organization …

John Docherty turns pro with Matchroom Boxing

  Scottish Commonwealth Games bronze medal man joins paid ranks   Talented amateur John Docherty has signed a promotional agreement with Matchroom Boxing.   Docherty landed Commonwealth Games bronze for Scotland in Australia in April, defeating England’s Ben Whittaker to reach the semi-final stage and land his medal.   The former Team GB man has …

‘JAZZA DICKENS NEEDS TO FIGHT WITH A BOXING GLOVE ON HIS HEAD!’

  Dave Garside says James Jazza Dickens needs to fight with a boxing glove on his head, ahead of the Liverpudlian’s rematch with Martin Ward at the Rainton Meadows Arena on July 27.   County Durham’s Ward faces Dickens, 23-3 (8), for the British Super Bantamweight Title live on Freesports (Freeview 95, Freesat 252, Sky …