Articles by author: Elliot Foster(717 results)

Tyrone McKenna To Return On June 17 In Belfast

Tyrone McKenna will return to the ring next month. The undefeated BUI Celtic super-lightweight champion, who was last in action on March 10 at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast, will box at the same venu...Read More

Michael Walsh Eyes Comeback, Set To Return On June 2

Michael Walsh has revealed that he is set to make a comeback to the sport after more than two years out. The 32-year-old has a ledger of 11-0, all early, and is intent on making an assault on the supe...Read More

Ian Tims vs. Luke Watkins For Vacant Irish Belt, June 10 In Belfast

Ian Tims and Luke Watkins will clash next month. The pair will clash for the vacant Irish cruiserweight title on a Sky Sports-screened bill. Tims, from Dublin, and ‘The Duke’, whose mother hails from ...Read More

Frankie Gavin To Return, June 3 In Scotland

Frankie Gavin will look to add another win to his ledger when he fights again in less than a month. The Birmingham man, a former IBF welterweight world title challenger, returned to winning ways on Ma...Read More

Brook vs. Spence: Lawrence Okolie To Face Russell Henshaw

Lawrence Okolie has had his third professional antagonist identified. The Hackney cruiserweight, who is 2-0 with two early in the paid code since turning over in March, will fight in front of 30,000 p...Read More

Anthony Yarde Wins Big, Will Challenge For WBO European Next

Anthony Yarde barely had seconds to digest his first title victory before his second opportunity was revealed. The undefeated Ilford light-heavyweight dropped Chris Hobbs (now 6-2-1) six times at the ...Read More

Daniel Dubois Stops Dave Howe In 40 Seconds At Copper Box

Daniel Dubois moved to 3-0 with three early with a victory in under a minute. The 19-year-old competently dispatched of David Howe, who is now 13-6 with six early, exclusively live on BoxNation and BT...Read More

Ryan Walsh Stops Marco McCullough, Will Keep British Belt

Ryan Walsh has the Lonsdale belt for keeps after stopping Marco McCullough. The Cromer featherweight retained his crown in style, exclusively live on BT Sport and BoxNation, at the Copper Box Arena....Read More

Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence: Howard Foster Will Be The Referee

Howard Foster has been named as the referee for a world title fight next week. The IBF have confirmed that the Doncaster man, who was the third man when Carl Froch controversially stopped George Grove...Read More

Callum Smith Signs For Anthony Dirrell Clash, September 9 In LA

Callum Smith will finally get his shot at global glory later this year. The undefeated super-middleweight, who is the WBC’s number one contender, has a record of 22-0 with 17 early and is set to vie f...Read More

Daniel Dubois To Face David Howe on Davis vs. Walsh Card

Daniel Dubois has had his third opponent confirmed. The undefeated heavyweight will look to go to 3-0 on Saturday, exclusively live on BT Sport and BoxNation. Dubois made a successful start to his pai...Read More

Savannah Marshall Turns Pro, Inks Promotional With Mayweather

Savannah Marshall is the latest emerging star to join Floyd Mayweather's growing stable. The former world amateur champion, who was recently released by Team GB, is to turn professional under the watc...Read More

John Wayne Hibbert Reverses Retirement, Announces Ring Return

John Wayne Hibbert has reversed the decision to turn his back on the sport. The former WBC International super-lightweight champion retired after being knocked out by Martin Gethin last November. But ...Read More

Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence: Undercard Update

Joe Cordina will return to the ring next weekend. The undefeated Welshman, who opened the show at Wembley Stadium last month, has been added to another world title undercard. Cordina, 2-0 (2 KOs), onl...Read More

Michael Conlan Opponent Set, Ben Hall Works With Abel Sanchez

Michael 'Mick' Conlan has had the identity of his second professional foe confirmed. The Belfast super-bantamweight returns to the ring on May 26 at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. And Conlan, after his ...Read More

Jimmy Kelly To Return On June 24 In Wythenshawe

Jimmy Kelly Jr. will return to the ring next month. The Wythenshawe super-welterweight, who challenged Liam Smith for the WBO world title back in December 2015, recently outpointed Rick Godding over 1...Read More

Jazza Dickens Loses British Title To Thomas Patrick Ward In Leeds

Jazza Dickens succumbed his British super-bantamweight title to Thomas Ward via a technical decision. The pair clashed for the former’s belt, exclusively live on BoxNation and BT Sport, but it was the...Read More

Ryan Garner, Zak Chelli Secure Victories at First Direct Arena

Ryan Garner was taken the distance for the first time in his pro career, but it did him no harm as he cruised to a 40-37 points win. The 19-year-old impressed the masses in Leeds with some quality box...Read More

Josh Leather Stops Phil Sutcliffe Jr., Wins IBF Regional

Josh Leather picked up his first professional title with a controversial stoppage victory. The undefeated Guisborough super-lightweight claimed the vacant IBF Inter-Continental title, exclusively live...Read More

Haskins-Burnett: Eight Additions Made To June 10 Card

Eight Irish fighters have been confirmed for Eddie Hearn’s next big show in Belfast. The Matchroom chief hasn’t been to the city with a fight night since Carl Frampton’s victory over Kiko Martinez and...Read More