Articles by author: Elliot Foster(628 results)

Linares vs. Crolla II: Katie Taylor To Face Milena Koleva

Katie Taylor has had her next opponent confirmed. The Irish amateur star, from Bray, moved to 3-0 (2 KOs) on March 4, exclusively live on Sky Sports Box Office, with a stoppage victory at the O2 Arena...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo For WBA 'Regular' on June 3

Shannon Briggs will get a shot at a portion of the world heavyweight title later this year. The 45-year-old two-time heavyweight champion confirmed the fight against Fres Oquendo, for the vacant WBA ‘...Read More

Ryan Farrag Teams Up With Danny Vaughan Ahead of Return

Ryan Farrag has teamed up with a new trainer ahead of his ring return. The Liverpool man, 29, who won English and European honours at bantamweight but has lost two of his last three, has been out of t...Read More

Ryan Walsh vs. Marco McCullough Switched To May 20 In London

Ryan Walsh has had his next fight pushed back. The Cromer featherweight, who is the British champion, had been set to defend his crown on May 6, exclusively live on BT Sport and BoxNation. But Walsh (...Read More

Tyson Fury Set For May 8 UKAD Hearing Over PED Violation Claim

Tyson Fury is set to be hauled in by the UK Anti-Doping Agency in the next few weeks. The heavyweight, who is the former undisputed world champion and recently announced his intentions to return to th...Read More

Sam Eggington, Frankie Gavin Set For May 13 Birmingham Card

Sam Eggington is set for a quick return. The WBC International welterweight champion scored a stoppage victory over former world champion Paulie Malignaggi on March 4, exclusively live on Sky Sports B...Read More

Conrad Cummings vs. Gogi Knezevic Added To Taylor-Joubert

Conrad Cummings didn’t have to wait long for news of his next fight. The Coalisland middleweight suffered disappointment last week after it was revealed that his showdown against Ronny Mittag had been...Read More

James DeGale Granted IBF Medical Exception, Return Delayed

James DeGale has been granted a medical exemption and will not fight until the summer. The IBF super-middleweight champion, who drew with now-former WBC champion Badou Jack in January to keep hold of ...Read More

Jamie Conlan Edges Yader Cardoza For WBC Regional in a Thriller

Jamie Conlan edged closer to a world title fight in his home city. But the Ulsterman, who won the vacant WBC Silver International super-flyweight title at the Waterfront Hall, exclusively live on BoxN...Read More

Sean Turner To Return on Jamie Conlan-Yader Cardoza Card

Sean Turner will return later this week. The heavyweight had been set to box last weekend but was pulled from the bill at the 11th hour. As a result, the 25-year-old Dubliner (9-0, 6 KOs) has been han...Read More

British Board's Robert Smith: Tyson Fury Not In Position To Box!

Tyson Fury will NOT return to the ring in the spring. The former world heavyweight champion, who has been out of the ring since personal problems ruled him out of the rematch against Wladimir Klitschk...Read More

George Jupp-Mitchell Smith II, Set For May 6 In London, Canned

George Jupp will not fight Mitchell Smith next. The pair had been set to clash in a rematch on May 6, just under 17 months after Jupp beat Smith in Manchester. But their non-title clash, which was sch...Read More

Tony Bellew: This Could Be The Last Time I Do This

Tony Bellew has said he may call it quits after his defeat of David Haye. The 34-year-old WBC cruiserweight champion beat the former world heavyweight champion at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday. B...Read More

Tyson Fury Announces Ring Return, Set For May 13 Comeback

Tyson Fury will return to the ring in the spring. The former world heavyweight champion, who has been out of the ring since personal problems ruled him out of the rematch against Wladimir Klitschko la...Read More

Tony Bellew, Jibed By Dillian Whyte, Has One More Night Left

Tony Bellew has been labelled a 'fake heavyweight' by WBC International champion Dillian Whyte following his victory over David Haye. WBC cruiserweight king Bellew, 34, retired former WBA heavyweight ...Read More

Joseph Parker: I'll Fight Tony Bellew Next, No Problem

Joseph Parker is keen to fight in the UK –– and when he does it could well be against a world cruiserweight champion. The WBO heavyweight king, who makes his first defence against number two contender...Read More

Derry Mathews Confirms His Retirement From Boxing

Derry Mathews has confirmed his retirement from boxing. The likeable Liverpudlian was stopped inside three rounds at the O2 Arena on Saturday, exclusively live on Sky Sports Box Office. Mathews, who l...Read More

Ohara Davies Wipes Out, Retires Derry Mathews in Three Rounds

Davies (now 15-0, 12 KOs) caught Mathews with a huge right uppercut in the third round and the referee Victor Louglin had seen enough after two knockdowns, meaning that the 25-year-old kept up his unb...Read More

Lee Selby Wins On Return With Stoppage Victory on Haye-Bellew

Lee Selby cracked an 11-month hiatus with a stoppage victory. The Barry stylist, who is the IBF champion at featherweight and now 24-1 (9 KOs), was due to make the third defence of his ...Read More

Mathews: I’m Doing Whole Of Britain Favour With Win Over Davies

Derry Mathews is in bullish mood ahead of his fight tonight at the O2 Arena. The likeable Liverpool stalwart takes on Ohara Davies for the Hackney man’s WBC Silver super-lightweight title, exclusively...Read More