FURY’S COUSIN FRANKHAM SIGNS FOR QUEENSBERRY

FURY'S COUSIN FRANKHAM SIGNS FOR QUEENSBERRY Four-times national champion and Tyson Fury's cousin, Josh Frankham, has turned professional with Frank Warren and will make his debut under the Queensberry Promotions banner when boxing resumes following the current restrictions. The 20-year-old super welterweight and former England international had 37 fights as an amateur - with only … Continue reading FURY’S COUSIN FRANKHAM SIGNS FOR QUEENSBERRY

Jack Bateson: The Leeds Based Boxer Aiming To Follow In The Footsteps Of Josh Warrington

Jack Bateson: The Leeds Based Boxer Aiming To Follow In The Footsteps Of Josh Warrington By Cameron Temple On a glorious summer evening in 2018, and amidst an electric atmosphere at Elland road, the home of Leeds United football club, the ‘Leeds Warrior,’ Josh Warrington, made history by becoming the first man from Leeds to … Continue reading Jack Bateson: The Leeds Based Boxer Aiming To Follow In The Footsteps Of Josh Warrington

From Ali to Fury: Bob Arum Celebrates 54 Years in Boxing

From Ali to Fury: Bob Arum Celebrates 54 Years in Boxing Arum has promoted 2,079 shows starting with the March 29, 1966 heavyweight world title showdown between Muhammad Ali and George Chuvalo Bob Arum started at the top, and he’s still here. A one-time practicing attorney who worked in the tax division for the U.S. … Continue reading From Ali to Fury: Bob Arum Celebrates 54 Years in Boxing

AQIB FIAZ SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

AQIB FIAZ SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING Oldham Super-Featherweight prospect inks deal with Eddie Hearn Rising Super-Featherweight prospect Aqib Fiaz has signed a multi-fight promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing. Trained by renowned coach Jamie Moore at the VIP Gym in Astley alongside two-weight World Champion Carl Frampton and former WBA Super-Middleweight ruler Rocky Fielding, … Continue reading AQIB FIAZ SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

The Fighting Life: Thomas Hearns

The Fighting Life: Thomas Hearns By Sina Latif Thomas ‘Hitman’ Hearns was one of the legendary ‘Four Kings’ that dominated 1980’s boxing. These kings being Hearns, Sugar Ray Leonard, ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler and Roberto “Hands of Stone” Duran. These Hall of Fame warriors cemented themselves in boxing folklore with their breathtaking encounters. Hearns had a … Continue reading The Fighting Life: Thomas Hearns

Book Review: Sporting Blood: Tales From The Dark Side Of Boxing

Book Review: Sporting Blood: Tales From The Dark Side Of Boxing When a forward written by Thomas Hauser, one of the finest authors around today, ends by saying: 'This is powerful writing.' You have a very good idea what you are in for when start reading Sporting Blood, the excellent first book by Carlos Acevedo. … Continue reading Book Review: Sporting Blood: Tales From The Dark Side Of Boxing

Angelo Rottoli Sadly Passes Away

Angelo Rottoli Sadly Passes Away By Gary Kittilsen With the coronavirus running its course and wreaking havoc all over the earth it would inevitably impact and devastate our community, the boxing community and it certainly has done just that. The name Angelo Rottoli may not exactly be a household name for many casual fight fans. … Continue reading Angelo Rottoli Sadly Passes Away