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

Tommy Frank: “I’m just playing with the hand I’m dealt and focussing on the positives.”

Tommy Frank: "I’m just playing with the hand I’m dealt and focussing on the positives." By Oliver McManus A new challenge awaits for Tommy Frank, he will now face Rosendo Guarneros this Friday for the IBF Inter-Continental flyweight title. Frank had been gearing up to contest the Lord Lonsdale belt against fellow Sheffield resident Kyle … Continue reading Tommy Frank: “I’m just playing with the hand I’m dealt and focussing on the positives.”

Sam Eggington: “After my last decision, I’m leaving nothing to the judges”

Sam Eggington: "After my last decision, I'm leaving nothing to the judges" By Ian Aldous Boxing returns to Channel 5 this Friday night when Hennessy Sports delivers domestic boxing to UK fans for free. Former British, Commonwealth and European 147-pound champion, Sam Eggington (28-7) battles Ashley Theophane over twelve rounds in a cracking super-welterweight clash. Last … Continue reading Sam Eggington: “After my last decision, I’m leaving nothing to the judges”

Ebanie Bridges: “I Go After What I Want.”

Ebanie Bridges: "I Go After What I Want." Fighters are creatures of habit, the repetition and monotony are on daily repeat. Some love it, many more probably complain, thoughts of a normal life never far away. But take it away and fighters become in many ways incomplete. The unbeaten Australian Ebanie Bridges saw a world … Continue reading Ebanie Bridges: “I Go After What I Want.”

Mason Jones: Looking To Make Waves In The UFC

Mason Jones: Looking To Make Waves In The UFC By Jack Rainbow In what has been a fairly dreadful year for the majority of people, Mason Jones has had the time of his life. One of the best moments from a year filled with highlights came when he claimed his second Cage Warriors title at … Continue reading Mason Jones: Looking To Make Waves In The UFC

Ashley Theophane: “It’s My Homecoming Fight And It’s My Last Fight Here”

Ashley Theophane: "It's My Homecoming Fight And It's My Last Fight Here" By Ian Aldous He turned professional in 2003 and will participate in his sixtieth paid contest on Friday December 11th, live on Channel 5. Ashley Theophane (50-8-1) is in the twilight of his competitive career and returns home to fight in the UK … Continue reading Ashley Theophane: “It’s My Homecoming Fight And It’s My Last Fight Here”

Jordan Latimer: From Adversity To The Comeback

Jordan Latimer: From Adversity To The Comeback By Henry Walter Jordan Latimer speaks out on the highs and the lows of boxing and what it's like to come back from adversity. Once undefeated and touted to go far, Jordan Latimer's career was spectacularly derailed when he suffered a brutal first round loss at the hands … Continue reading Jordan Latimer: From Adversity To The Comeback

Mikaela Mayer: The Teenage Rebel Who Found A Cause

Mikaela Mayer: The Teenage Rebel Who Found A Cause Boxing has saved many lives over the years. A life seemingly heading in the wrong direction, the discipline of boxing turned many drifting lives away from the road to nowhere. The American Mikaela Mayer lacked discipline in her youth, no direction, a rebel without a cause. … Continue reading Mikaela Mayer: The Teenage Rebel Who Found A Cause

Dennis Hobson: ‘Straightener in the Car Park’

Dennis Hobson: ‘Straightener in the Car Park’ Testing times often brings innovation, and veteran promoter Dennis Hobson chose to do exactly that. On December 11th, Hobson will promote another show, but one with a difference. Car parks have seen many a fight, but usually alcohol-induced ones, Hobson has gone down a different route in more … Continue reading Dennis Hobson: ‘Straightener in the Car Park’