Articles by author: Elliot Foster(735 results)

Savannah Marshall To Debut On Mayweather-McGregor Card

Savannah Marshall will make her professional debut in the next few weeks. The former world amateur champion, who was recently released by Team GB, is the latest emerging star to join Floyd Mayweather'...Read More

Natasha Jonas Inks With Eddie Hearn, Will Debut On June 23

Natasha Jonas has announced the date for her professional debut after inking promotional terms. The former footballer and Team GB star amateur, who won gold at the inaugural British championships and ...Read More

Sam Maxwell Adds To Undefeated Record In Belfast

Sam Maxwell added to his undefeated record with a stoppage win. The 28-year-old Commonwealth Games bronze medallist featured at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast. Maxwell was on the BoxNation-televised b...Read More

Paddy Barnes Picks Up WBO Regional, Decisions Olteanu

Paddy Barnes had a real fight on his hands as he picked up his first title in the paid code. The Belfast flyweight was rocked early on against Silvio Olteanu at the Waterfront Hall in his home city, e...Read More

Craig Evans Outpoints Stephen Ormond, Retains WBO Regional

Craig Evans retained his WBO European belt with a unanimous decision victory over Stephen Ormond. The Welshman travelled to Belfast to face the Dubliner, exclusively live on BoxNation....Read More

Jono Carroll Wins IBF Regional on Battle Of Belfast Card

Jono Carroll claimed another professional title to add to his Prizefighter gong. The Dubliner, 25, outpointed John Quigley by split decision in an absolute barnstormer at the Waterfront Hall in Belfas...Read More

Jamie Conlan is OFF The June 17 Belfast Card

Jamie Conlan has been pulled from his next fight. The Commonwealth, WBC International Silver and WBO Inter-Continental super-flyweight champion had been set to return this Saturday (June 17) at the Wa...Read More

Ryan Burnett Drops, Decisions Lee Haskins To Win IBF Title

Ryan Burnett Drops, Decisions Lee Haskins To Win IBF Title

By Elliot Foster - Undefeated Ryan Burnett (17-0, 9 KOs) became the newest champion in Belfast after scoring two knockdowns to win a twelve round split decision over Lee Haskins to capture the IBF ban...Read More

Paul Hyland Jr. Blitzes Dingsdale; McGoldrick Wins In Belfast

Paul Hyland Jr. blitzed Adam Dingsdale inside a round to win a fringe belt. The Belfast lightweight, who was last in action back in March, dropped his man twice, exclusively live on Sky Sports. Hyland...Read More

Mike Perez Returns With 29-Second Win, Wants Activity

Mike Perez returned from a two-year hiatus to get a quick-fire stoppage. The Cuban former amateur star, who has put in some serious work to get down to cruiserweight, ousted Viktor Biscak after just 2...Read More

James Tennyson Retires Ryan Doyle, Claims WBA Regional

James Tennyson added another belt to his collection after retiring his late replacement foe. The Irish super-featherweight champion was handed the vacant WBA International belt after Ryan Doyle was wi...Read More

Eubank-Abraham: Martin J Ward vs. Anthony Cacace Added

Martin Joseph Ward will make his long-awaited British super-featherweight title defence against Anthony Cacace next month. The Essex-based Leeds man will face the Belfast southpaw at Wembley’s SSE Are...Read More

Joshua Granted IBF Exception, Must Rematch Klitschko By Dec 2

Anthony Joshua has been granted an exception to fight Wladimir Klitschko in a rematch. The fight would be for the Watford man’s three world heavyweight titles –– the IBF belt, the WBA Super crown and ...Read More

Tommy McCarthy-Mike Perez OFF June 10 Belfast Bill

Tommy McCarthy will not box this weekend. The former English cruiserweight title challenger had been set to face Mike Perez on Saturday, exclusively live on Sky Sports. But the Pat Magee-managed 26-ye...Read More

Joshua Buatsi Inks Pro Deal, Goes With Matchroom

Joshua Buatsi has turned professional and will make his debut next month. The 24-year-old Brit, who has finished his degree since winning his light-heavyweight bronze medal at the Olympic Games, links...Read More

Bradley Skeete Targets Dale Evans British Clash On July 8

Bradley Skeete wants a swift return to action after retaining his British welterweight title on Friday. The Penge man, who regards himself as a world-class fighter, has just one notch remaining before...Read More

Saunders vs. Khurtsidze: Archie Sharp To Return on The Card

Archie Sharp has had his return confirmed. The undefeated 22-year-old (8-0, 4 KOs) was most recently in action on May 20 at the Copper Box Arena, exclusively live on BT Sport and BoxNation. And ‘The S...Read More

Brian Rose Splits With Bobby Rimmer, Will Campaign At 154

Brian Rose and his trainer Bobby Rimmer have split after 12 years together. The pair, who according to former world title challenger Rose parted on good terms, hit the top of the tree at domestic leve...Read More

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