WILLIAMS STEPS IN AND STEPS UP TO FACE HEFFRON IN THRILLER ON WARRINGTON-FRAMPTON CARD

THE THRILLING PROSPECT of Mark Heffron taking on Liam Williams is to become a reality at the Manchester Arena on December 22, live on BT Sport Box Office. Heffron, 21-0 (17KOs) and Williams, 18-2-1 (13KOs), collide on the undercard of Josh Warrington defending his IBF world featherweight title against Carl Frampton in what is certain …

VIDEO – TAYLOR AND NURSE TALK AHEAD OF BRITISH TITLE ELIMINATOR

Promoter Steve Wood has put together a terrific headliner for this Saturday’s (November17), Victoria Warehouse show; with Middleton’s Liam Taylor facing Huddersfield’s Tyrone Nurse in a British Welterweight Title eliminator, live and FREE on vipboxing.tv Taylor and Nurse are no strangers – the pair squared off in 2015, with the experienced Yorkshire fighter eking out a …

WARRINGTON SEES WEAKNESSES IN VALDEZ

JOSH WARRINGTON is dreaming of hitting the boxing jackpot in Las Vegas so his friends can have a week of partying.The Leeds hero defends his IBF World Featherweight title against Belfast’s Carl Frampton (26-1) at Manchester Arena on December 22.Promoter Frank Warren is lining up a unification fight next year against WBO champion Oscar Valdez …

JONES AND EVANS FIGHT FOR WBO EUROPEAN TITLE AT NORDOFF ROBBINS CHARITY SHOW

Boy Jones Jnr and Welshman Craig Evans will clash for the vacant WBO European Lightweight championship on Monday 19th November, headlining the 2018 Nordoff Robbins Charity Dinner Show. Nordoff Robbins is the UK’s leading music therapy charity, dedicated to changing the lives of vulnerable and isolated people, helping them to communicate and improve their wellbeing …

VIP PROSPECTS CLASH AT LIVERPOOL OLYMPIA SHOW

With boxing fans crying out for competitive fights; VIP Promotions have lined up what promises to be a terrific headliner at the Liverpool Olympia on November 30. It’s unusual for prospects to be pitched against each other early intheir careers, but Liverpool’s Tom McGuinness and Skelmersdale’s Colin Day will top the bill at the renowned …

CONLAN EYES FUTURE WARRINGTON CLASH

MICHAEL CONLAN has two jobs in one night next month – making it a perfect ten as a professional and gathering some intelligence on possible future opponent, Josh Warrington.Conlan (9-0) boxes on the undercard when Warrington (27-0) risks his IBF Featherweight crown against Carl Frampton (26-1) at Manchester Arena on December 22.Belfast’s Conlan is widely …

USYK VS. BELLEW WEIGHTS AND RUNNING ORDER

DOORS 17:30 LIVE ON SKY SPORTS BOX OFFICE 18:00 18:10 | 10 x 3 mins vacant WBA Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Championship SAM HYDE 14st 3lbs 5oz v RICHARD RIAKPOHRE 14st 1lb 5oz (Manchester)                        (Walworth)   10 x 3 mins Heavyweight contest DAVID ALLEN 18st 5lbs 4oz …

HEFFRON: COME FIGHT WITH ME!

MARK HEFFRON ADMITS to being a little bemused over the apparent lack of enthusiasm amongst his middleweight rivals to step up and contest the British title against him. The unbeaten knockout artist worked his way into mandatory position for a shot at the belt with a string of impressive victories and he was all set …

CONLAN FEARS FOR BOXING’S OLYMPIC FUTURE

MICHAEL CONLAN has spoken of his concern for the future of amateur boxing if the sport is expelled from the 2020 Olympics.The Belfast Featherweight prospect was involved in one of Olympic boxing’s biggest ever controversies at the 2016 Rio Games.He was tipped to win 56kg gold, but was the victim of a points defeat against …

MATCHROOM BOXING PARTNER WITH THE BBC FOR EXCLUSIVE RADIO RIGHTS TO HISTORIC USYK VS. BELLEW UNDISPUTED CRUISERWEIGHT CLASH

Matchroom Boxing are delighted to announce a deal with the BBC for exclusive radio rights to the highly-anticipated undisputed Cruiserweight World title showdown between Oleksandr Usyk and Tony Bellew at Manchester Arena this Saturday.   Award-winning boxing correspondent Mike Costello and his Radio 5 Live team will provide blow-by-blow commentary on an historic night in Manchester …