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

FRANK WARRENS HEAVYWEIGHT PODCAST:

FRANK WARRENS HEAVYWEIGHT PODCAST: “Wilder v Fury should have been in the UK!” claims Dana White In the latest episode of Frank Warren’s Heavyweight Podcast, UFC President Dana White has launched into an epic tirade about the state of boxing and declared: “The sport is a sh*tshow!” Both promoters agreed that boxing needs to take … Continue reading FRANK WARRENS HEAVYWEIGHT PODCAST:

An Interview With Unbeaten Bantamweight Sam Cox

An Interview With Unbeaten Bantamweight Sam Cox By Cameron Temple "It's cost me £2000 to get myself through camp and I'm not going to earn anything." The stage was set for the first outing of 2020 for the 25-year-old professional boxer from Islington, Sam Cox. The O2 arena in front of a packed-out crowd and … Continue reading An Interview With Unbeaten Bantamweight Sam Cox

COVID-19: MATCHROOM BOXING SCHEDULE UPDATE

COVID-19: MATCHROOM BOXING SCHEDULE UPDATE Manchester & Cardiff Events Rescheduled In line with the BBBofC and Government guidelines relating to COVID-19, Matchroom Boxing have postponed all events scheduled to be taking place in May, including Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin at Manchester Arena on May 2, Lee Selby vs. George Kambosos Jr at the Motorpoint … Continue reading COVID-19: MATCHROOM BOXING SCHEDULE UPDATE

On This Day: Lennox Lewis Beats Shannon Briggs

On This Day: Lennox Lewis Beats Shannon Briggs By Sina Latif In 1998, a young Shannon “The Cannon” Briggs was entering the year fresh off four stoppage victories before getting a decision victory over George Foreman for the lineal heavyweight championship in Big George’s final professional fight. Then, on this day, 28 March 1998, the-then … Continue reading On This Day: Lennox Lewis Beats Shannon Briggs

MATCHROOM BOXING DONATE TICKETS TO NHS STAFF

MATCHROOM BOXING DONATE TICKETS TO NHS STAFF 200 tickets per event set aside for NHS heroes and their families Matchroom Boxing will donate 200 tickets per event at our Saturday Fight Night and PPV shows to the brave front line NHS heroes fighting the coronavirus pandemic. The scheme will last for 12 months from when … Continue reading MATCHROOM BOXING DONATE TICKETS TO NHS STAFF

Ellie Scotney: The Olympic Hopeful, Now Ready To Take The Pro Ranks By Storm

Ellie Scotney: The Olympic Hopeful, Now Ready To Take The Pro Ranks By Storm By Cameron Temple Last Monday it was announced that the European Olympic boxing qualifiers at the Copper Box Arena were cancelled. Today, no Olympics at all. At least until next year that is. This could have been a devastating blow for … Continue reading Ellie Scotney: The Olympic Hopeful, Now Ready To Take The Pro Ranks By Storm