Blake Harrison: “I put fighters on a bit of a pedestal because of their mental toughness and the sacrifices that they make.”

Blake Harrison: "I put fighters on a bit of a pedestal because of their mental toughness and the sacrifices that they make." Blake Harrison like many in the entertainment industry has seen the past year change many things. Projects postponed or cancelled, having to adapt to an ever-changing world. Work for many in the acting … Continue reading Blake Harrison: “I put fighters on a bit of a pedestal because of their mental toughness and the sacrifices that they make.”

Jodie Wilkinson: “Boxing is all about mind over matter.”

Jodie Wilkinson: “Boxing is all about mind over matter.” By Ella Fenwick When Jodie Wilkinson selflessly signed herself up for a white-collar boxing event in 2014 to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Trust, she never thought it would lead to the start of her whirlwind boxing career. Wilkinson admitted, “To be honest I didn’t know anything, I … Continue reading Jodie Wilkinson: “Boxing is all about mind over matter.”

Kody Davies: “I haven’t had a payday from boxing for 14 months so I had to start a full-time job on a building site.” 

Kody Davies: "I haven’t had a payday from boxing for 14 months so I had to start a full-time job on a building site.”  By Will Lott A decorated amateur, Wales’ light-heavyweight prospect Kody Davies currently holds a 10-1 record having turned over to the pro ranks in 2017. As with most fighters, Davies found boxing … Continue reading Kody Davies: “I haven’t had a payday from boxing for 14 months so I had to start a full-time job on a building site.” 

Lilian Garcia: “I can’t speak highly enough of the PFL.”

Lilian Garcia: "I can't speak highly enough of the PFL." There has been much sadness in this pandemic hit time, a year of heartache, frustration and lost opportunities. Virtually every single person on the planet has suffered in some way either marginally or in a much deeper meaningful manner. Lilian Garcia has suffered professionally and … Continue reading Lilian Garcia: “I can’t speak highly enough of the PFL.”

Ebanie Bridges: “I built me, this is me, & I’ll never change.”

Ebanie Bridges: "I don’t have people telling me what to do or how to be. I built me, this is me, and I’ll never change." There was a lot of hype leading up to this past weekends fight for the WBA bantamweight title between Shannon Courtenay and Ebanie Bridges. A build-up which divided opinion, but … Continue reading Ebanie Bridges: “I built me, this is me, & I’ll never change.”

Michael Conlan: Olympic Outrage to Professional Prosperity

Michael Conlan: Olympic Outrage to Professional Prosperity By Ian Aldous August 16th 2016: Reigning World (overcoming current WBA & IBF World champion, Murodjon Akhmadaliev in the 2015 final), European and Commonwealth Games amateur champion, Michael Conlan is expected to vanquish Vladimir Nikitin in the quarter-finals of the 2016 Olympics, and ultimately improve on the bronze medal … Continue reading Michael Conlan: Olympic Outrage to Professional Prosperity

Keyshawn Davis: “I think I can be better than Floyd Mayweather.”

Keyshawn Davis: “I think I can be better than Floyd Mayweather." By Chandler Waller Dubai has become a luxurious destination in recent years, further proven by many UK citizens  who jetted off to the United Arab Emirates during the coronavirus pandemic, for a taste of normality. It’s become a holiday destination, but you’ll often notice it’s … Continue reading Keyshawn Davis: “I think I can be better than Floyd Mayweather.”

Kenny Florian: “I am the kind of person that loves challenges and new opportunities and this certainly fits the bill.”

Kenny Florian: "I am the kind of person that loves challenges and new opportunities and this certainly fits the bill.” By Jon Prentice After a long awaited return, season 3 of the Professional Fighters League (PFL) gets underway on April 23rd as 60 fighters across six weight classes battle it with the winners of each … Continue reading Kenny Florian: “I am the kind of person that loves challenges and new opportunities and this certainly fits the bill.”

Wayne Elcock: “The discipline you need to succeed in the sport, I think I’ve transferred that into my business after I retired.”

Wayne Elcock: "The discipline you need to succeed in the sport, I think I’ve transferred that into my business after I retired.” By Chris Akers The last time I interviewed Wayne Elcock he was in the midst of arguably the most productive period of his career. He had beaten Howard Eastman for the British title … Continue reading Wayne Elcock: “The discipline you need to succeed in the sport, I think I’ve transferred that into my business after I retired.”

Ebanie Bridges: “I just feel I am born to do this and destined to be in the spotlight.”

Ebanie Bridges: "I just feel I am born to do this and destined to be in the spotlight." From relative obscurity, in a short space of time Ebanie Bridges has got herself noticed. A social media blitz with one aim, her mission is now very much accomplished. Bridges got noticed by Eddie Hearn, and it … Continue reading Ebanie Bridges: “I just feel I am born to do this and destined to be in the spotlight.”