SHEFFIELD TO HOST THE WORLD’S FIRST DRIVE-IN BOXING SHOW

SHEFFIELD TO HOST THE WORLD'S FIRST DRIVE-IN BOXING SHOW In what could well be a world-first, Dennis Hobson is set to stage a British Title fight … complete with a drive-in audience. The Sheffield-based promoter, who has worked with numerous world champions, has announced that Sheffield fighters Tommy Frank (pictured) and Kyle Yousaf will contest … Continue reading SHEFFIELD TO HOST THE WORLD’S FIRST DRIVE-IN BOXING SHOW

Alan Minter: 1951-2020

Alan Minter: 1951-2020 After over 100 amateur fights including winning bronze at the 1972 Munich Olympics Alan Minter set out on that long professional journey. Early setbacks, tragedy, a classic series of fights with the under-appreciated Kevin Finnegan and Minter landed that elusive world title opportunity against Vito Antuofermo in March 1980. The trip to … Continue reading Alan Minter: 1951-2020

Dec Spelman: “This Fight Is Now A Win-Win

Dec Spelman: "This Fight Is Now A Win-Win By Jack Rainbow Nearly two months after his valiant yet fruitless loss to Lyndon Arthur, Dec Spelman finds himself headlining another BT sports card against the highly-rated Anthony Yarde. This is despite his experience in the prior mentioned Arthur fight: “It was frustrating, but you have to … Continue reading Dec Spelman: “This Fight Is Now A Win-Win

Boxing, MMA & The Disillusion Of Safety

Boxing, MMA & The Disillusion Of Safety By James Lee As combat sport is on an ever-expanding trail of cultural phenomena, that justly comes with an assumed level of scrutiny. Rightfully, and due to the transparent danger embroiled in combat, an examination of the highest level is necessary upon likening damage and its significance. Nevertheless, … Continue reading Boxing, MMA & The Disillusion Of Safety

LIAM WILLIAMS SEES HEFFRON “CHINNING” THE “RECKLESS, SLOPPY” BENTLEY

LIAM WILLIAMS SEES HEFFRON "CHINNING" THE "RECKLESS, SLOPPY" BENTLEY British middleweight champion Liam Williams is tipping former foe Mark Heffron to 'chin' Denzel Bentley when the pair's eagerly awaited collision comes around on Saturday night, live on BT Sport. Despite his heated history with hardman Heffron, Williams reserved his most stinging comments for Denzel '2Sharp' Bentley who he referred … Continue reading LIAM WILLIAMS SEES HEFFRON “CHINNING” THE “RECKLESS, SLOPPY” BENTLEY

NEW BRITISH LIGHT-HEAVYWEIGHT KING SHAKAN PITTERS READY TO MAKE FIRST TITLE DEFENCE ON NOVEMBER 14

NEW BRITISH LIGHT-HEAVYWEIGHT KING SHAKAN PITTERS READY TO MAKE FIRST TITLE DEFENCE ON NOVEMBER 14 British Light-Heavyweight Champion Shakan Pitters is set to defend his title on November 14 on Channel 5 as he looks to get the first notch on his prized Lonsdale Belt.Pitters claimed the title with a clear points victory over tough rival Chad … Continue reading NEW BRITISH LIGHT-HEAVYWEIGHT KING SHAKAN PITTERS READY TO MAKE FIRST TITLE DEFENCE ON NOVEMBER 14

Ali Trophy, IBF Title & Ring Belt On The Line For Briedis & Dorticos

Ali Trophy, IBF Title & Ring Belt On The Line For Briedis & Dorticos When Mairis Briedis and IBF champ Yuniel Dorticos clash in the World Boxing Super Series Season II Cruiserweight Final on 26 Sep. in Munich it’s for a sensational trio of triumphs: The Muhammad Ali Trophy, IBF World title, and vacant Ring … Continue reading Ali Trophy, IBF Title & Ring Belt On The Line For Briedis & Dorticos

DENNIS McCANN FACES STEP UP IN CLASS ON OCTOBER 10

DENNIS McCANN FACES STEP UP IN CLASS ON OCTOBER 10 Dennis McCann will box his first ever eight rounder next month when he steps up in class and faces Pedro Matos. The brilliant bantamweight prospect will tackle his Portuguese rival on Frank Warren’s triple title bill at BT Sport studio on Saturday October 10. Unbeaten … Continue reading DENNIS McCANN FACES STEP UP IN CLASS ON OCTOBER 10

Conroy: Getting Picked Has Lit A Fire In Me

Conroy: Getting Picked Has Lit A Fire In Me Liam Conroy has warned Serge Michel that he's made a big mistake by picking him ahead of their #GoldenContract light-heavyweight semi-final. The two men will meet on a massive card on September 30, which will be broadcast live in the UK on Sky Sports in association with … Continue reading Conroy: Getting Picked Has Lit A Fire In Me

HEFFRON THREATENS TO “DEMOLISH” BENTLEY

HEFFRON THREATENS TO "DEMOLISH" BENTLEY Mark Heffron believes his hugely anticipated showdown with Denzel Bentley will develop into the shootout everyone expects, but reckons a few cagey rounds could precede the firefight. The middleweight bangers collide inside the BT Studio on Saturday night - live coverage begins on BT Sport 1 from 7.30pm - and … Continue reading HEFFRON THREATENS TO “DEMOLISH” BENTLEY