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Frank Bruno Gets Trainer's Licence From BBBofC

Frank Bruno is set for a return to boxing. The former world heavyweight champion has been granted his trainer’s licence by the British Boxing Board of Control. Bruno, 55, won 40 of 45 fights in his ca...Read More

UK News: Liam Smith Update, Woodstock-Poxton, Hobson TV Deal

Ahead of his hotly-anticipated rematch with Liam Williams, Liam Smith has been sparring Super-Middleweight Darryll Williams. Smith meets the Welshman in Newcastle on November 11th, live on BT Sport an...Read More

News: McCracken Honored, Al La Carte Final Card, Ennis Update

This Friday, October 13, marks the 99th and final boxing event that will take place at the arena on Dana Shores Drive in Tampa that once went by the name of Egypt Shrine Temple and is now called A La ...Read More

Murray is Stable After Being Hospitalized Following TKO Loss

Gary Murray is said to be stable in hospital following his fight last Friday. The previously undefeated Scot lost his unblemished ledger after being stopped by Paddy Gallagher of Belfast in a challeng...Read More

Frank Warren: Six Years On and BoxNation is Still Going Strong

SIX YEARS ON and BoxNation is still going strong, having moved from strength to strength since its creation and, at the same time, confounding the sceptics in the business who predicted an early stopp...Read More

Frank Warren: Joshua-Pulev, Many Other Fights Aren't PPV Worthy

Frank Warren understands as well as anyone that if a promoter thinks boxing fans should pay extra to watch a fight, he can assume the financial risk and make it a pay-per-view event. The veteran Briti...Read More

Eddie Hearn on The State of The Boxing Business

Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Sports will be embarking on their initial promotion in the United States on November 11th in Long Island, New York, with a card that will be headlined by his newest client, m...Read More

McCracken Confident New Talent Will Emerge in New GB Team

Rob McCracken is confident that new, world-class gems could be unearthed in the coming months as the Great Britain boxing team starts to take shape ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. This winter w...Read More

Frank Warren Fears Boxing Crash Unless Board Takes Control

BOXING is on a high in Britain but there is a danger lurking that could end the boom. It is time rival promoters stopped scheduling big fights on the same nights. And it is time the British Boxing Boa...Read More

Frank Warren: Why Are BBC Shunning Britain's Own Talent?

Not so long ago we entered into dialogue with BBC Sport over the potential purchase of radio commentary rights for a night of boxing that surely demands the attention of our national broadcaster. It i...Read More

Jim Rosenthal Talks Joshua, Twitter, Broadcasting and More

Oxford’s Jim Rosenthal has seen many fighters come and go in his decades spent working in the sport of boxing yet he believes that in Anthony Joshua the UK scene has someone who can help ensure that m...Read More

Mayweather-McGregor: Sky Sports Secures Rights in The UK

Sky Sports Box Office have confirmed that they will broadcast the August 26 showdown between five-weight world titlist Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor after securing the UK rights to the fight. “...Read More

Parker-Fury: Wale vs. Broadhurst is Added To The Card

Another addition has been made to the Joseph Parker-Hughie Fury WBO World Heavyweight title undercard on September 23 in Manchester. Josh ‘Outlaw’ Wale (24-9-2, 11 KOs) will make the first defence of ...Read More

Lomachenko vs. Marriaga Lands on BoxNation

Pound-for-pound contender Vasyl Lomachenko will defend his WBO super-featherweight world title exclusively live on BoxNation against Miguel Marriaga on August 5th. The two-division world champion and ...Read More

UK Boxing: Daniel Dubois, Sam McNess, Richard Thomas

Teen Heavyweight sensation Daniel Dubois will fight for his first professional title in only his fourth fight when he takes on Mexico’s Julian Fernandez for the Vacant WBC World Youth Heavyweight stra...Read More

Nigel Benn, Steve Collins Have Yet To Apply For License To Fight

The British Boxing Board of Control has not received boxer licence applications for Steve Collins or Nigel Benn, and considers a fight between the two "unlikely". Collins, 52, and 53-year-old Benn - b...Read More

UK Boxing: Buglioni vs. Summers, Umar Sadiq, Dale Evans

Top amateur star Umar Sadiq insists he is ready to hit the big time after signing a long-term promotional deal with Frank Warren. Londoner Umar has already had a taste of television when he played Ant...Read More

British Squad Claims Record Eight Medals in Euro Championships

British fighters delivered a record eight medals in the finals of the EUBC European Boxing Championships in Kharkiv, where Peter McGrail took the bantamweight title. The Great Britain squad had claime...Read More

Dave Coldwell Looks Forward To Appleyard-Brogan Title Bout

Lee Appleyard, fresh from his agonising defeat to Sean Dodd back in April, returns to the ring on July 1st when he tackles Skelmersdale’s Steve Brogan for the vacant English lightweight title. Appley...Read More

UK News: Joe Joyce, Bradley Saunders, Andrew Robinson

Hundreds of young people from South London got in the ring with Olympic boxing silver medallist, Joe Joyce, at the Clapham Fest community sport and fun day last weekend. The free event, which was host...Read More