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Articles by author: Tris Dixon(90 results)

Amir Khan Facing Crawford: To Be Applauded or Condemned?

Amir Khan Facing Crawford: To Be Applauded or Condemned?

By Tris Dixon - SOCIAL media has been sent into frenzy over the news that Amir Khan will likely face Terence Crawford in the USA on April 20. It seemed it was a ‘now or never’ moment, for Khan to take...Read More

Triumph and Despair: Whyte & Warrington, Chisora & Frampton

Triumph and Despair: Whyte & Warrington, Chisora & Frampton

By Tris Dixon - A CRUEL left hook, an early salvo… The margins between success and failure, victory and defeat and a merry Christmas and a rotten one are minute. Dillian Whyte and Josh Warrington, wor...Read More

Sulaiman: I'm Certain Joshua Will Eventually Fight For WBC Title

THE president of the WBC Mauricio Sulaiman said he will wait to see what happens in the heavyweight fights on December 22 before making a decision on challengers, mandatory statuses and unification co...Read More

Tyson Fury's Trainer Ben Davison - The Unlikely Hero

Tyson Fury's Trainer Ben Davison - The Unlikely Hero

By Tris Dixon - TYSON FURY’S trainer Ben Davison is still reeling from what happened last weekend. His heavyweight was denied the fairytale return to the sport he craved when his WBC title thriller wi...Read More

Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury: Enjoy The Ride

Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury: Enjoy The Ride

By Tris Dixon - There was a time when it felt like it was a joke on boxing fans, that Tyson Fury’s return to big-night boxing against Deontay Wilder was a fantasy, prematurely arranged to take attenti...Read More

Tony Bellew - Just a World-Class Fighter

Tony Bellew - Just a World-Class Fighter

By Tris Dixon - It was Bach who in playing down his mesmerising talents once said, “There’s nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument pl...Read More

Mikey Garcia Daring To Dream With Errol Spence Test

Mikey Garcia Daring To Dream With Errol Spence Test

By Tris Dixon - SO the saying goes, “A good big guy will always beat a good little guy.” It is a pretty well tried and tested statement but not always wholly accurate. Yet it is a line worth heeding s...Read More

This Bud's For You, Crawford's Stock Continues To Rise

This Bud's For You, Crawford's Stock Continues To Rise

By Tris Dixon - In the end it was a story of two right hands, one that missed and one that did not. Terence Crawford was making the initial defence of his WBO welterweight title and for the first time...Read More

WBC Prez Slams Khabib vs. McGregor Brawl, Plans Code of Ethics

THE unsavoury aftermath of the anticipated UFC clash between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor has been called “horrible” by the head of the World Boxing Council. Mauricio Sulaiman condemned what...Read More

WBC Prez Talks Fury-VADA, Joshua Facing Winner, Whyte's Shot

WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman is applying pressure on Tyson Fury to hurry up and enrol in VADA testing ahead of his December 1 fight with Deontay Wilder in Los Angeles. The controversial heavyweight...Read More

Fielding: Canelo Might Think It's Easy - I'll Be Ready For Him!

Rocky Fielding was told some big news would be broken in 15 minutes. He braced himself and then waited. He waited some more. Then his newborn began to cry and being a father took over. Fifteen minutes...Read More

Hearn on HBO's End, U.S. Market, Overpaying Fightrers, More

Promoter Eddie Hearn has a busy end to 2018, with shows in America, the UK and Monte Carlo. But he said he won’t be the one putting on Chris Eubank Jr-James DeGale [It’s not our fight”] if it happens ...Read More

Hearn Makes "Improved" Wilder-Joshua Offer, Asks For Meeting

Eddie Hearn made a brief stop by the WBC convention in Kiev today to make the case for his fighters at the mandatory contender meetings. Who spoke on behalf of his heavyweight, Dillian Whyte, who sits...Read More

Loeffler: Bidding War For Golovkin, Surprised By HBO Withdraw

TOM LOEFFLER said he was “surprised” to hear of HBO’s decision to withdraw from boxing. Loeffler, who has promoted Gennady Golovkin and the super-flyweight series on the network, hopes to have a new h...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Finally Lands Green Belt: at WBC Convention

WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO was awarded a ‘green belt’ by the WBC as they opened their 56th annual convention in Kiev in the Ukraine. Wladimir had earlier given a stirring speech, lamenting that he never fough...Read More

Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury: And So It Begins. Actually

Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury: And So It Begins. Actually

By Tris Dixon - It will never happen. It’s not going to happen. It might happen. It’s going to happen. It’s on. What is your view of the WBC heavyweight title fight between Deontay Wilder, the champio...Read More

Michael Conlan: Vladimir Nikitin Will Be My First Step Up

Michael Conlan: Vladimir Nikitin Will Be My First Step Up

By Tris Dixon - IRISH star Michael Conlan maintains that he is on a collision course with the Russian who denied him Olympic glory in the Rio 2016 Games. He hopes a fight with Vladimir Nikitin will co...Read More

Canelo-Golovkin: We Saw it Coming

Canelo-Golovkin: We Saw it Coming

By Tris Dixon - SO that is that. Everything has been settled. It might take a while for the dust to settle in the desert but we now officially know there is nothing much between Gennady Golovkin and n...Read More

David Price Still Eager For World Title Shot, Talks Usyk-Bellew

LIVERPOOL heavyweight hope David Price still dreams of a shot at a world title. The 35-year-old, who rocked Alexander Povetkin with a stunning left hook before succumbing to the Russian in three round...Read More

Amir Khan's Last Big Run

Amir Khan's Last Big Run

By Tris Dixon - The best high-wire act boxing has had in recent history is back this weekend. Amir Khan, now 31 and with a professional record of 32 wins and four losses, has been making headlines for...Read More

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