FightPost Boxer of the Week: Jose Pedraza

FightPost Boxer of the Week: Jose Pedraza By Gary Kittilsen "The Sniper" Jose Pedraza was itching to get back into the ring after a disappointing loss to Jose Zepeda in Las Vegas last year. It was Pedraza's second loss in nine months and it dropped him out of the title picture at 140. A division stacked with … Continue reading FightPost Boxer of the Week: Jose Pedraza

“DON’T SCREW IT UP!”: WARREN FIRES STARTING PISTOL ON FIRST FIGHT WEEK IN MONTHS

“DON’T SCREW IT UP!”: WARREN FIRES STARTING PISTOL ON FIRST FIGHT WEEK IN MONTHS Frank Warren has fired the starting pistol on the first British boxing fight week in four months by issuing a challenge to the dazzling array of young talent on show this Friday evening: “This is the opportunity of a lifetime, so … Continue reading “DON’T SCREW IT UP!”: WARREN FIRES STARTING PISTOL ON FIRST FIGHT WEEK IN MONTHS

Report: Kamaru Usman & Jorge Masvidal Agree Terms to Headline UFC 251

Report: Kamaru Usman & Jorge Masvidal Agree Terms to Headline UFC 251 By Ross Markey Well, it's come from more or less leftfield. A welterweight title tilt between division kingpin, Kamaru 'The Nigerian Nightmare' Usman, and BMF championship winner, Jorge 'Gamebred' Masvidal looks set to take curtain closing honours at UFC 251 from Yas Island … Continue reading Report: Kamaru Usman & Jorge Masvidal Agree Terms to Headline UFC 251

Hannah Rankin Wants Her Title Back!

Hannah Rankin Wants Her Title Back! By Ian Aldous On June 15th 2019, Hannah Rankin etched her name in history. The twenty-nine year-old became Scotland's inaugural female world champion when she captured the IBO World super-welterweight championship by outpointing Sarah Curran (now Sarah French) in front of a sold-out crowd, live on BBC Scotland. The … Continue reading Hannah Rankin Wants Her Title Back!

MTK Global To Co-Manage Unbeaten Masou

MTK Global To Co-Manage Unbeaten Masou MTK Global is delighted to announce a co-management deal with unbeaten Stoke-on-Trent ace Shabaz Masoud. Masoud (7-0, 1 KO) has looked sensational in his career so far, with stand out performances coming in front of the BT Sport cameras in 2019 when he defeated Yesner Talavera and Stefan Nicolae … Continue reading MTK Global To Co-Manage Unbeaten Masou

John Conteh: Liverpool’s First World Champion

John Conteh: Liverpool’s First World Champion By James Lee Undoubtedly, Liverpool has a history of ingrained combat. From Nelson Tarleton attaining a British title in 1929 with one lung to Callum Smith currently carrying the WBA Super-Middleweight title, there is little uncertainty about the plethora of talent in Merseyside. It is John Conteh, however, who … Continue reading John Conteh: Liverpool’s First World Champion

Jack Shore Meets Aaron Phillips on Short-Notice on July 15th. UFC Fight Island Event 

Jack Shore Meets Aaron Phillips on Short-Notice on July 15th. UFC Fight Island Event  By Ross Markey Jack 'Tank' Shore will remain on the July 15th UFC 'Fight Island' event. The Welsh prospect's appearance was in jeopardy, after his original opponent, Anderson dos Santos was forced to withdraw from the meeting - having provided a … Continue reading Jack Shore Meets Aaron Phillips on Short-Notice on July 15th. UFC Fight Island Event 

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov & His Influence On MMA

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov & His Influence On MMA By James Lee After Friday’s tragic news that father and coach to UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, has passed away due to Covid-19 complications, it is only fitting to detail his commanding influence on mixed martial arts. Although perhaps not as recognised as well as other … Continue reading Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov & His Influence On MMA

Julian Jackson vs Herol Graham: Heartbreak In Spain

Julian Jackson vs Herol Graham: Heartbreak In Spain By Isaac Smith @FightReviewer Sheffield southpaw and a dangerous knockout artist were set to battle for the vacant WBC world Middleweight Title on the 24th November 1990. Jackson had relinquished his 154lb crown and moved up to 160lb for this bout, coming in to the fight with … Continue reading Julian Jackson vs Herol Graham: Heartbreak In Spain

Hassan Azim: “I’m Going To Win A World Title.”

Hassan Azim: “I’m Going To Win A World Title.” By Cameron Temple British boxing has been a whirlwind of announcements recently, with Queensbury and Matchroom returning to boxing in July and August respectively. This has been amidst the news that Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury have agreed in principle to two fights in 2021, edging … Continue reading Hassan Azim: “I’m Going To Win A World Title.”