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Bradley Skeete Holds Off Sam Eggington To Win Decision

Genting Arena, Birmingham - It was all sweet for London’s Bradley Skeete (146lbs) tonight as he weathered a bit of a late storm to take the British and Commonwealth welterweight titles from Stourbridg...Read More

UK Boxing: Flanagan vs. Mathews; Tom Baker; Kal Yafai

Merseyside favourite Derry Mathews says he wants a war with Manchester’s Terry Flanagan. The all-action Scouser has promised to go toe to toe with his bitter North West rival when the pair battle i...Read More

Kal Yafai To Face Anthony Nelson On 3/5, Eyes Step Up After

British super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (17-0, 11 KOs) looks set to face Commonwealth champion Anthony Nelson on March 5 in Birmingham (11-0, 2 KOs). Nelson, from South Shields, won the vacant C...Read More

Kal Yafai Hopes For Future Clash With Kohei Kono

This past Saturday, Kal Yafai claimed the vacant British super-flyweight title with a unanimous points victory over an outclassed Jason Cunningham in Birmingham. Despite a significant height disadv...Read More

Eggington Gets Revenge on Evans, Kal Yafai Wins Gold

Barclaycard Arena (formerly NIA), Birmingham - The Yafais went 2-0 on the night when Khalid (114½lbs) out-boxed Doncaster-based southpaw Jason Cunningham (114¼lbs) for the vacant British Super flyweig...Read More

Photos/Weights: Macklin-Welborn, Yafai, Eggington

Dale Evans was on the verge of quitting boxing – now he has the chance to rip the British and Commonwealth Welterweight titles from Sam Eggington when they clash at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham...Read More

Kal Yafai Ready To Shine in British Title Showdown

Kal Yafai believes winning the British Super Flyweight strap will kick-start an avalanche of titles – and wants that to start with a big KO win over Jason Cunningham at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmin...Read More

Weights From Leeds: Warrington 126, Brunker 125

All fighters made weight for Saturday's big show in Leeds, England. There was little drama during Friday's weigh-in, save for a brief trash-talk and forehead-to-forehead staredown between undercard ri...Read More

Hearn Wins Purse Bid For Butler-Yafai, Set For 10/17

Matchroom Sport have confirmed they are looking to stage Paul Butler’s British super flyweight title defence against Kal Yafai on October 17 in Birmingham, having won purse bids for the fight. Pau...Read More

Anthony Joshua Crushes Love in Two: Macklin, Yafai Win

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham - Super middleweight prospect Lennox Clarke (8-0, 3KOs) won a four round decision over Alistair Warren (8-10). The referee had a solie score of 39-38. Michael Rooney (...Read More

News: Nelson, Koelling, Campbell, Yafai, Etches, Ajisafe

Enrico Koelling (16-1, 6 KOs) is eager to atone for his first career loss when he returns to action on April 25 at the Columbia Hall in Berlin. Andrej Maurer (5-1-1, 3 KOs) is the man he must overcome...Read More

Kell Brook Demolishes: Drops Dan Four Times For TKO

Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield - Making the first defense of his IBF welterweight title, Kell Brook (34-0, 23KOs) crushed mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan (34-3, 18KOs) in four rounds. It was an unexpected...Read More

Kal Yafai: I Expect 2015 Will Be a Big Year For Me

Kal Yafai is preparing for a big 2015 and is confident that he will achieve success at world level as he takes the step back down to flyweight, where he boxed as an elite level amateur. Yafai (13-0...Read More

Weights From Sheffield, UK: Brook 145.6, Dan 146.25

Kell Brook was all smiles at Friday's weigh-in ceremony and for very good reason. The unbeaten welterweight enjoys a triumphant homecoming this weekend, as he faces mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan in t...Read More

Video: Eddie Hearn Talks Gavin, Macklin, Burns, More

Be Real Boxing catches up with promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom to discuss the recent signing of Frankie Gavin to his stable and how things went to get that relationship going, the return of Matthew ...Read More

Kal Yafai Pleased With Experience Gain of Big Win

Kal Yafai put down Everth Briceno three times but eventually had to settle for a landslide points victory over the veteran Nicaraguan at the 3Arena in Dublin. The Birmingham boxer was taken into th...Read More

Heiland Shocks Matthew Macklin With a Nasty Knockout

WBO #4 British lightweight Anthony Crolla (29-4-2, 11 KOs) continued his recent successful streak with an easy points win over tough Hungarian journeyman Gyorgy Mizsei Jr. (20-12, 12 KOs). The sole sc...Read More

Photos: Kal Yafai, Luke Campbell Grab KO Victories

Wembley Arena, London - 2012 London featherweight gold medalist Luke Campbell (8-0, 6 KOs) didn't disappoint his fans by stopping fading Polish veteran Krzysztof Szot (18-16-1, 5 KOs) in seven rounds....Read More

Groves Decisions Rebrasse, in Line For Dirrell Shot

Light heavyweight Oscar Ahlin (10-0, 9 KOs) of Sweden resumed his series of stoppage wins merely a year since his last fight. The promising prospect was tested a bit by rugged Latvian Olegs Fedotovs (...Read More

Kal Yafai: I Want To Win a Title in a Kell Brook Manner

Kal Yafai is looking to add a second major title to his collection against Herald Molina at Wembley Arena on Saturday night. Yafai and Molina battle it out for the vacant IBF Inter-Continental supe...Read More