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Daniel Dubois Set For English Tilt, Board Circulars, Horn Debut Set

Daniel Dubois could fight in a major step-up in the paid code in 2018. The Southern Area and WBC Youth heavyweight champion, who is 5-0 since turning over back in April, has been nominated for a shot ...Read More

Matty Askin Out Of British Title Clash With Stephen Simmons

Matty Askin has withdrawn from his British Cruiserweight title fight with challenger Stephen Simmons on October 6 in Edinburgh. The bout which formed part of a British title double header, to be scree...Read More

Andrew Selby in Line For Daigo Higa With WBC Eliminator Win

Andrew Selby (9-0, 5 KOs) had to get off the floor to secure himself a crack at the WBC world flyweight championship by comfortably outpointing Nicaragua’s Cristofer Rosales in Cardiff. Selby is now i...Read More

Craig Kennedy vs. Matty Askin, Now on May 26 In Cardiff

Craig Kennedy has had his next fight rescheduled. The Welshman, who campaigns at cruiserweight, will fight for the vacant British title next month. Kennedy (16-0, 8 KOs) is the IBF Inter-Continental t...Read More

Simmons Replaces Matty Askin In British Title Clash vs. Kennedy

Stephen Simmons has been drafted in to fight for the British title. The Scottish cruiserweight was handed the opportunity to face Craig Kennedy for the vacant strap after injury to Matty Askin. Kenned...Read More

Craig Kennedy vs. Matty Askin, For Vacant British Belt on March 11

Craig Kennedy and Matty Askin will meet later this year. The pair, who have been on a collision course since winning respective eliminator contests, are set to vie for the vacant British cruiserweight...Read More

Askin vs. McCarthy Postponed, Rescheduled For Nov 19

Tommy McCarthy has been ruled out of his next fight. The Belfast cruiserweight was set to box in a British title final eliminator with Matty Askin next weekend, exclusively live on VIP TV. But the cla...Read More

BBBoC news: Hearn wins the right to stage Smith versus Blackledge

The BBBoC released this month’s Championship circular today to clarify the British title situation and announce some key eliminators. With the heavyweight title currently vacant, the Board dropped st...Read More

McCarthy Beats Jon-Lewis Dickinson, Must Face Askin Next

Tommy McCarthy shone as he moved a step closer to a British title shot. The Belfast cruiserweight is now just a fight away from fighting for the prized Lonsdale belt after comfortably winning on point...Read More

Matty Askin, Jazza Dickens, Kevin Satchell Win in Liverpool

Matty Askin kept hold of his English cruiserweight title with a stoppage win in Liverpool. The Blackpool man moved to 20-3-1 (13 KOs) after Simon Barclay was pulled out by the doctor inside two rou...Read More

Flanagan-Mathews: Barclay Replaces Bennett Against Matty Askin

Lawrence Bennett has been ruled out of his next fight due to medical complications. The Jamaican-born southpaw had been set to face Matty Askin (19-3-1, 12 KOs) in a fierce rematch for the English ...Read More

Matty Askin Aims For Statement Win With Lawrence Bennett

Blackpool cruiserweight star Matty Askin says he's is in the shape of his life ahead of his big rematch with bitter rival Lawrence Bennett at Liverpool’s Echo Arena on Saturday 12th March, live and ex...Read More

Flanagan-Mathews: Zolani Tete To Face Jose Santos Gonzalez

South African superstar Zolani Tete, the former IBF World Super-Flyweight Champion, will face menacing Mexican Jose Santos Gonzalez for the Vacant IBF International Bantamweight title in his eagerly a...Read More

Terry Flanagan-Derry Mathews Undercard Officially Revealed

The action-packed undercard for the WBO World Lightweight showdown between Terry Flanagan and Derry Mathews on Saturday 13th February at the Liverpool Echo Arena has been confirmed and features a sens...Read More

Flanagan-Mathews: Askin vs. Bennett Rematch is Added

One of the more bizarre endings to a fight in 2015 will hopefully be more conclusive when its rematch takes place on February 13, 2016. As part of the undercard to Terry Flanagan's WBO World lightw...Read More

Matty Askin Aims To Do Damage at Winter Gardens

Blackpool’s Matty Askin returns to action this Saturday (December 12) at his hometown’s Winter Gardens, just a couple of months after being involved in one of 2015’s most controversial fights. Afte...Read More

Ovill McKenzie Rallies Late To Outpoint Matty Askin

Ryan Burnett (8-0, 6KOs) was extended the distance for just the second time in his young career, as he scored a six-round unanimous decision over French clubfighter Faycal Messaoudene (5-22-1, 0KOs). ...Read More

Askin, McKenzie Make Weight, Ready For Delayed Clash

Aspiring cruiserweight contenders Matty Askin and Ovill McKenzie both made weight for their regional title tilt Friday evening at York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, England. Askin tipped the scale...Read More

Mitchell Smith Eager To Shine On McKenzie-Askin Bill

Harrow Weald’s unbeaten Mitchell Smith believes that reducing his frame is going to significantly increase his chances of crashing the major title scene in 2015. The 22 year old ‘Baby Faced Assassi...Read More

Ovill McKenzie Places Big Target on Marco Huck's Back

Renaissance Man Ovill McKenzie is targeting a dream showdown against WBO World Cruiserweight Champion Marco Huck if he gets past Matty Askin on Friday 27th March at the York Hall, live and exclusive o...Read More