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Frampton: The UK Has 14 World Champions - Not All Are Legit!

Late last month, WBA super featherweight champion Carl Frampton continued the UK's run of impressive victories and world title conquests when he won a twelve round decision over Leo Santa Cruz at the ...Read More

Luke Blackledge Talks About Taking The Hard Road

Clitheroe’s Luke Blackledge (21-2-2, 7 KOs) has hankered after a showdown against either Paul or Callum Smith for a while now. He was penciled in to fight Paul when "Smigga" held the British 168lb be...Read More

British Team Continues Run of Success - Day 9 at Rio Olympics

After having incredible success at home during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Great Britain is on their way to even more medals during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. ...Read More

Hearn: Brit Winning World Title No Longer Enough To Be Great

Eddie Hearn believes British boxing's strength in depth has led to the crowning of new world champions being overlooked. Carl Frampton impressively became a two-weight champion when he defeated Leo Sa...Read More

MGM Liverpool Launches, Will Promote October Show

MGM Promotions looks set to make an assault on another UK city. The promotional arm of the Puerto Banus-based outfit has found success with the likes of MGM Birmingham, MGM Scotland and MGM Manchester...Read More

British Boxing News: Linares-Crolla, Joshua, Williams-Corcoran

Tickets for Anthony Crolla’s unification blockbuster with Jorge Linares for the WBA and WBC Diamond World and Ring Magazine Lightweight Championships at the Manchester Arena on September 24 will go on...Read More

Dale Evans To Return On July 16 in Cardiff, British Eliminator Next

Dale Evans will be back in action next month. The St Clears welterweight (10-3-2, 3 KOs) is set to box in Cardiff on a televised card. Evans, who will fight over six rounds before participating in a t...Read More

Williams-Corcoran: Gary Sweeney, Tyrone McKenna Added

Gary Sweeney and Tyrone McKenna have been handed their next fight dates. The MGM-managed duo, who are 1-0 (1 KO) and 9-0-1 (3 KOs) respectively, will return to the ring in just over five weeks....Read More

Sunny Edwards Inks Managerial Agreement With MGM

Sunny Edwards has ditched his amateur background and turned professional. The six-time national champion, from Croydon, leaves behind the Team GB setup after inking a management contract with MGM Marb...Read More

Hasan Karkardi vs. Scott Westgarth Rematch on July 8th

Sanigar Events presents ‘Bristol Blitz’ Championship Boxing at The Dolman Hall, Ashton Gate Stadium, Bristol. Unbeaten light heavyweight prospect Hasan Karkardi will rematch Newcastle’s Scott Westgar...Read More

Parker's Promoter Vows: We'll KO Joshua, Haye, Chisora, Fury!

Duco boxing promoter Dean Lonergan has doubled down on Joseph Parker's boxing ability, predicting the New Zealand fighter will knock out Anthony Joshua, David Haye, Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury withi...Read More

Hedi Taouab, Legendary Matchmaker Passes Away at 68

Legendary matchmaker Hedi Taouab (Touab Mohamed Hedi) has passed away in Koblenz (Germany) at the age of 68. Born in Tunisia in 1947 Hedi (as everybody knew him) became a household name in boxing as m...Read More

Kay Prospere: I Couldn't Have Asked For Worse Preparation

Kay Prospere maintained his undefeated record on Saturday but had to make do with the circumstances. The Goodwin Boxing-promoted super-lightweight won on points at London’s O2 Arena, as part of the un...Read More

British Boxing News: Hatton on Relikh, Lucien Reid, More

RICKY HATTON believes Kiryl Relikh should be granted a shot at the WBA super-lightweight title following his demolition of Brazil’s Joaquin Carneiro Batista in Bolton, England on Friday night (May 13)...Read More

Joseph Parker's Handlers See a Bright Future in The UK Market

The first seeds of what could be a long and lucrative association with Britain have been sewn for New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker. Parker's IBF eliminator with Carlos Takam next Saturday n...Read More

BBBofC To Withhold Ishmael Tetteh's Purse Pending Investigation

Ishmael Tetteh will have to travel home without his money. The Ghanaian was stopped by Luke Blackledge inside five rounds in a challenge for the Commonwealth super-middleweight title, as part of the u...Read More

Luke Blackledge Stops Ishmael Tetteh Inside of Five Rounds

Luke Blackledge scored a stoppage to keep hold of his belt. The Accrington super-middleweight ended the challenge of Ishmael Tetteh in side five rounds, exclusively live on BoxNation....Read More

British Boxing Update: Bellew-Makabu Tickets, Smith, Blackledge

Fast rising Accrington action man Luke Blackledge intends muscling his way to prominence in Britain’s white hot super-middleweight division. Ahead of the second defence of his Commonwealth title at Bo...Read More

Gary Sweeney Will Finally Debut, Makes Bow at Macron Stadium

Gary Sweeney will finally get to punch for pay this weekend. The Irish cruiserweight, who is the younger brother of Michael Sweeney, will step through the ropes for the first time as a paid fighter ––...Read More

British Boxing Update: Nick Blackwell, Ryan Fields, Welborn

LONDON - Nick Blackwell says the outpouring of love from the boxing community made him 'emotional' while on the road to recovery and that he'd like to personally thank all who have raised money for hi...Read More