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DeGale's Coach Reflects on Dirrell Win, Doubts Froch Bout

Jim McDonnell admitted to it being a “crazy time” following James DeGale’s points win over Andre Dirrell on May 23. The victory brought particular joy to McDonnell who has trained ‘Chunky’ for his en...Read More

Classy Dirrell Reflects on DeGale Bout, Seeks Rematch

By Thomas Gerbasi - For the first five minutes of his May 23 bout with James DeGale at Boston’s Agganis Arena, Andre Dirrell thought picking up the vacant IBF super middleweight title was going to be ...Read More

DeGale Confident He Was Seconds From a KO of Dirrell

James DeGale insists "I will fight anyone" after he claimed the vacant IBF world super middleweight title in Boston against Andre Dirrell. DeGale became the first British Olympic Gold medal winner ...Read More

DeGale Eyes Golovkin, Kessler, Groves and Froch

JAMES DEGALE has already achieved one dream - now he has his eyes on another. He carved out a slice of history after being crowned the IBF super middleweight world champ following a gripping battle...Read More

DeGale Building to a Mega-Fight?: Post Report Card

James DeGale did his part. Will George Groves do his? While it would surely be anticipated among any serious boxing fans, the UK may have a stadium show rematch to look forward to in the near futur...Read More

DeGale: Me and Dirrell Are Only Two Behind Andre Ward

Mapping out the super middleweight division, IBF world champion James DeGale (21-1, 14KOs) tabs WBA champion Andre Ward as the obvious division leader. Then he rates himself and last Saturday's oppone...Read More

Video: James DeGale Talks Dirrell Win, The Future

Bill "Two Scoops" Emes catches up with James DeGale (21-1, 14 KOs) to discuss his win over Andre Dirrell (24-2, 16 KOs) on Saturday afternoon on Premier Boxing Champions on NBC from Agganis Arena in B...Read More

CompuBox: DeGale's Power The Difference With Dirrell

James DeGale MBE created British boxing history last night when he claimed the vacant IBF World Super Middleweight title in Boston against Andre Dirrell – and told his rivals at 168lbs: “I will fight ...Read More

Video: Eddie Hearn Talks Golovkin-Froch, DeGale

Bill "Two Scoops" Emes catches up with Eddie Hearn, promoter of James DeGale (21-1, 14 KOs), to discuss the win over Andre Dirrell (24-2, 16 KOs) on Saturday afternoon on Premier Boxing Champions on N...Read More

Booth Backs DeGale To Come Through With Win

Adam Booth guided George Groves to a decision win over London rival James DeGale in May 2011 so he knows a lot about the 29-year-old southpaw. Booth believes that the 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist has i...Read More

Frank Warren on Golovkin, Khan-Algieri, DeGale

Thankfully the days are gone when British boxers who travelled to the United States either got mugged in the ring by American opponents or robbed outside it by the judges. America is not the hostil...Read More

Carl Froch: DeGale Did 'Just Enough' To Beat Dirrell

James DeGale made history by claiming the vacant IBF super-middleweight title with a thrilling unanimous decision victory over Andre Dirrell in Boston. DeGale has become the first person to win Ol...Read More

Dirrell vs. DeGale: BoxingScene.com Staff Predictions

Andre Dirrell and James DeGale are set for their vacant super middleweight title fight, which headlines at the Agganis Arena in Boston, Mass. The bout will air live on NBC (Saturday, 4:30 p.m. ET), as...Read More

Dirrell Says DeGale Fight Could've Been Held in England

If you’re wondering why super middleweights from Flint, Mich., and London will fight Saturday in Boston, it’s not because Andre Dirrell refused to go to England for another title fight. Dirrell dro...Read More

Dirrell: All DeGale Did Was Run, No Way I Lost

BOSTON - James DeGale (21-1, 14 KOs) narrowly defeated Andre Dirrell (24-2, 16 KOs) Saturday afternoon on Premier Boxing Champions on NBC from Agganis Arena in Boston to earn the super middleweight wo...Read More

DeGale: I'm Hard To Beat, I'll Fight Anyone at 168!

Southpaw versus southpaw fights tend to attract a fair amount of pooh-poohing from boxing fans, but, if the match-up is right, the stances are negated and they can ignite given the right circumstances...Read More

James DeGale: I am Leaving Everything in The Ring!

JAMES DEGALE used to hate history – but now he’s ready to write his own. The London southpaw was a nightmare at school and even tried ballet and acting in a bid to sort himself out. Winning gold...Read More

DeGale Drops Dirrell Twice, Wins Decision and IBF Title

By Carlos Boogs - Agganis Arena, Boston, Massachusetts - In a battle for the vacant IBF super middleweight title, James DeGale (21-1, 14KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over Andre Dirrell (2...Read More

Carl Froch Gives DeGale Slight Edge To Beat Dirrell

The Saturday, May 23 edition of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC features Andre Dirrell (24-1, 16 KOs) and James DeGale (20-1, 14 KOs) in a 12-round super middleweight showdown and Edwin Rodriguez (26-...Read More

Dirrell vs. DeGale - CompuBox Historical Review

The Saturday, May 23 edition of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC features Andre Dirrell (24-1, 16 KOs) and James DeGale (20-1, 14 KOs) in a 12-round super middleweight showdown and Edwin Rodriguez (26-...Read More