Sonia Randev: “I’d get up at 7 in the morning and quite happily pour myself a glass of wine.”

Sonia Randev: "I'd get up at 7 in the morning and quite happily pour myself a glass of wine." "It’s July 15th 2012. I am tired, broke, angry and enough is enough. The shop keeper is looking at me funny as I purchase two bottles of white wine at 10 in the morning. I’m wondering … Continue reading Sonia Randev: “I’d get up at 7 in the morning and quite happily pour myself a glass of wine.”

Savannah Marshall: “In my pro career, I’ve always felt like I’ve been in the wrong place at the wrong time.”

Savannah Marshall: "In my pro career, I've always felt like I've been in the wrong place at the wrong time." By Ian Aldous As the UK stumbled through the anomaly that was 2020, lurching from one version of lockdown to another, Savannah Marshall (9-0) thankfully ended up managing to put a year of setbacks and demoralisation … Continue reading Savannah Marshall: “In my pro career, I’ve always felt like I’ve been in the wrong place at the wrong time.”

Wilder vs Fury: Two Fights, One Champion

Wilder vs Fury: Two Fights, One Champion  Badly overweight, battling severe mental demons, any thoughts of a successful boxing comeback looked remote at best for Tyson Fury. Frank Warren took a punt, and Fury miraculously launched an unlikely return. Two fights in, and the evidence proved inconclusive in terms of recapturing former glories. But the … Continue reading Wilder vs Fury: Two Fights, One Champion

Leah McCourt: We Have Seen Nothing Yet

Leah McCourt: We Have Seen Nothing Yet By Jack Rainbow We last saw Leah McCourt in Bellator action back in February where she extended her unbeaten record by defeating Judith Ruis by unanimous decision. In many ways, things have changed for the Bellator prospect: “It’s been a very difficult time for everyone, two weeks after my … Continue reading Leah McCourt: We Have Seen Nothing Yet

Mayweather vs McGregor: A Union Of Mutual Convenience

Mayweather vs McGregor: A Union Of Mutual Convenience In August 2017 two worlds formed a union of mutual convenience. Conor McGregor the biggest star the world of MMA has ever seen, crossed the great divide and entered a new domain to challenge Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match. When it was first talked about, it … Continue reading Mayweather vs McGregor: A Union Of Mutual Convenience

Holmes vs Ali: An Uncomfortable Night In Vegas

Holmes vs Ali: An Uncomfortable Night In Vegas Timing is everything in boxing. Taking a fight at the wrong time can have devastating long-lasting consequences on a career. Equally, it can have tragic life-changing implications, you have to know when to let go. Larry Holmes had the unenviable task of having to follow Muhammad Ali … Continue reading Holmes vs Ali: An Uncomfortable Night In Vegas

Caroline Pearce: The Best Interviews Are Always The Happy Interviews

Caroline Pearce: The Best Interviews Are Always The Happy Interviews By Ella FenwickOwning a “reasonable degree” of experience is not only a modest response from Caroline Pearce herself but very much a large understatement. Formerly an international heptathlete and competing in the world championships of bobsleighing, Caroline not only has a niche sporting background under … Continue reading Caroline Pearce: The Best Interviews Are Always The Happy Interviews

Louis ‘Razor’ Robinson: Chasing A Dream

Louis 'Razor' Robinson: Chasing A Dream By Will Lott Louis ‘Razor’ Robinson is a towering 6 foot plus heavyweight set to make his pro debut in March 2021. As with many fighters, he was introduced to the sport at a young age but never fully committed to the sport until he turned 18: “I used … Continue reading Louis ‘Razor’ Robinson: Chasing A Dream

Jamie Stewart: From A Troubled Past To A Life In Boxing

Jamie Stewart: From A Troubled Past To A Life In Boxing Jamie Stewart has faced many problems in his life, many were self-inflicted, fighting an unbeaten puncher at three days notice, to him is nothing. Florian Marku the recent heavily-hyped Matchroom signing had a big reputation and the London-based Albanian had been calling out the … Continue reading Jamie Stewart: From A Troubled Past To A Life In Boxing