Josh Baillie: "For someone who’s ‘only’ won a Midlands Area title I’ve got a fair few stories to tell." By Oliver McManus Few fighters retire from the sport after 12 fights spanning three continents: even fewer have boxed a future world champion in their fourth pro bout. And only of them is a Midlands Area … Continue reading Josh Baillie: “For someone who’s ‘only’ won a Midlands Area title I’ve got a fair few stories to tell.”
Vasiliy Lomachenko on Teofimo Lopez: “He Holds My Belt” Unified lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko is riding out the COVID-19 pandemic in his native Ukraine, but the three-weight kingpin is chomping at the bit to get his hands on the division’s leading names, including IBF world champion Teofimo Lopez, WBC world champion Devin Haney and … Continue reading Vasiliy Lomachenko on Teofimo Lopez: “He Holds My Belt”
Can Derek Chisora Upset Oleksandr Usyk? By Cameron Temple On the 22nd of December 2018, Dillian Whyte and Derek Chisora faced off at the O2 arena in London for their much-anticipated rematch. Despite a valiant performance, Chisora was knocked out by a clean left hook in the eleventh round, leaving Whyte as the mandatory challenger … Continue reading Can Derek Chisora Upset Oleksandr Usyk?
FightPost Prospect of the Month: Alejandro Guerrero By Gary Kittilsen On a month that was cut short and saw most of its big cards postponed due to the coronaVirus, it did, however, showcase a few cards that highlighted some attractive blue-chip prospects. On the last televised card in the US, that took place in a … Continue reading FightPost Prospect of the Month: Alejandro Guerrero
FIGHTING FIT LAUNCHES ON SKY SPORTS New fitness series debuts next week Fighting Fit, a brand-new health and fitness series produced by Matchroom Boxing and Sky Sports, will land on television screens next week, with the box set available via Sky Sports On Demand from Monday 6th April. Scheduled to launch on Sky Sports Mix … Continue reading FIGHTING FIT LAUNCHES ON SKY SPORTS
JOSHUA VS. PULEV POSTPONED Anthony Joshua’s defence of his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO Heavyweight World Titles against Mandatory Challenger Kubrat Pulev scheduled to take place at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday June 20 has been postponed. A new date for the event promoted by Matchroom Boxing and 258 Management in association with Top … Continue reading JOSHUA VS. PULEV POSTPONED
MTK Global Signs Team GB Starlet Azim MTK Global is proud to confirm the signing of Team GB’s Youth Olympic medallist Hassan Azim. The teen sensation claimed a light-welterweight bronze medal at the 2018 Games in Buenos Aires and was then handed the honour of being named Team GB’s Closing Ceremony flagbearer. Pakistan-born Slough hero … Continue reading MTK Global Signs Team GB Starlet Azim