January 26, 2020

Daniel Roman puts his world titles on the line against fast-tracked danger man Murodjon Akhmadaliev

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> ONE of three world title tussles on Matchroom’s Miami show sees the ever-improving Daniel Roman defend his WBA and IBF super-bantamweight straps against former amateur standout Murodjon Akhmadaliev. The contest was […]
January 26, 2020

Tevin Farmer and Joseph Diaz ready for grudge match

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> FEUDING super-featherweight southpaws Tevin Farmer and Joseph Diaz are set to carry their grudge into the ring on the Demetrius Andrade-Luke Keeler bill. The contest marks Farmer’s fifth defence of his […]
January 26, 2020

Demetrius Andrade targets a hat-trick of world title defences when he faces Luke Keeler

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> AFTER two successful defences of his WBO middleweight title last year, Demetrius Andrade is aiming to retain his belt for a third time when he meets Luke Keeler in Miami at […]
January 26, 2020

Danny Garcia targets Errol Spence and Manny Pacquiao after dominating Ivan Redkach

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> AS expected, former two-weight world champion Danny Garcia cruised past the overmatched Ivan Redkach in front of more than 8,000 fans at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn last night (January 25). […]
January 25, 2020

Demetrius Andrade is growing tired of playing the waiting game for Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> DEMETRIUS ANDRADE has a spring in his step – and one in his future. The reigning WBO middleweight champion is undoubtedly frustrated at having to play the waiting game with a […]
January 25, 2020

Even after early-career defeats, near-fatal accidents and gunshot wounds, Tevin Farmer never stopped believing

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> THE face on Tevin Farmer’s YouTube channel was familiar, yet unexpected. Less than a year after a contentious build-up followed by a 12-round championship fight, Dublin’s Jono Carroll was in training […]
January 24, 2020

Josh Taylor on his search for a new trainer

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> Do you have a shortlist for a new coach or any names that you’re thinking about? Not really at the minute, I can’t really say anything too much. I’m going around […]
January 24, 2020

Boxing News at Five: Povetkin and Ruiz Jnr could be next for Whyte, Tszyu and Horn negotiations hit a snag

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> THINGS are looking up for Dillian Whyte. Six weeks on from being cleared to box again by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD), Whyte has a couple of fights lined up for 2020, both […]
January 24, 2020

‘It’s brutal and raw but it’s worth it.’ John Marvin on sparring with Eumir Marcial and training with the Philippines’ Olympic team

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> Are you recovering from an injury? So I had the South East Asian Games around November time and I incurred an injury when I was boxing against Vietnam in the first […]
January 24, 2020

‘I never felt remotely sorry for any opponent I’d badly knocked out, even as a schoolboy,’ says Colin Jones

<?php // echo get_the_excerpt(); ??> In the debate to determine the greatest British boxer never to capture a world title, you’d struggle to eclipse the claims of monster-punching Welsh welter Colin Jones. A scowling silent assassin, […]