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Eddie Hearn To Stage Four Shows at SSE Arena, Wembley

Eddie Hearn will stage four shows at the 12,500-capacity SSE Arena, Wembley, as he aims to increase pressure for a return of fans. The Oleksandr Usyk-Dereck Chisora heavyweight fight on October 31 wil...

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Usyk vs. Chisora Confirmed For October 31

Ukrainian pound-for-pound star Oleksandr Usyk will finally face British favourite Derek Chisora on Saturday October 31, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in the US, after their original...

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UK Boxing: Fans Dealt Blow, Crowds Not Returning Any Time Soon

The hopes of crowds returning to boxing in the UK any time soon have been dealt a serious blow after the Government put back plans to allow fans attend from next month. The Government had earmarked Oc...

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Hobson To Stage Drive-In Show at Sheffield Arena on November 20

Dennis Hobson is to stage a drive-in boxing show in November in a bid to get a crowd back to boxing despite the coronavirus restrictions. The former promoter of Ricky Hatton and Clinton Woods will pu...

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Frampton-Traynor, Conlan-Takoucht ESPN Weigh-In Report From Belfast

Carl Frampton is set for what literally represents his biggest challenge to date. The former two-division champion ventured into uncharted territory in his career, as he faces late replacement Darren...

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When Hell Froze in British Boxing

When Hell Froze in British Boxing

by Tris Dixon - Hell froze over in British boxing this week and leading promoters Frank Warren and Eddie Hearn shared a phone call. The promise is that they can and will work together, creating a slew...

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Hearn Speaks To Warren: Rivals Plan Future Meeting To Talk Business

Earlier this week, promoter Frank Warren challenged his British rival, Eddie Hearn, to come together in order to match their best fighters against each other. "How about lighting the touch paper and r...

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News: Sahir Iqbal, Caoimhin Agyarko, Mick Hennessy, More

Sahir Iqbal admits he hasn't seen much of opponent Maredudd Thomas - but insists that from what he has seen, he feels he's better in every department. The unbeaten fighters will clash when Iqbal (7-0,...

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Joe Joyce-Michael Wallisch ESPN+ Weigh-In Report

With the biggest test of his career looming overhead, Joe Joyce first has to take care of present-day business. The unbeaten rising heavyweight is set for his first fight in more than a year as he fac...

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Hearn Hopeful Crowds Will Return September 12, Tabs Buatsi To Headline

Joshua Buatsi could headline the first UK card with fans present since the coronavirus pandemic in September, according to Eddie Hearn. The Matchroom boss is targeting September 12 for a show, althoug...

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Frank Warren Reflects on Bringing Boxing Back in The UK

BOXING’S BRAVE NEW – and hopefully short-lived – world was ushered in, in an ultra-efficient fashion on Friday night and I am proud of my team and all our fighters who helped make it such a success....

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UK Prime Minister: Stadium Audiences Back From October

Crowds could return to sports stadiums in the United Kingdom from October. That was the announcement of the country’s Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, on Friday. Sports events have taken place without c...

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Frank Warren on UK Boxing Return: I'm Not Allowed To Go, I'm Not Essential Enough!

Frank Warren becomes the first promoter to stage a show in the UK since the coronavirus pandemic on Friday night, but he will not be there to enjoy it. Brad Foster defends his British and Commonwealth...

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Boxing is Back, But Will It Hold Its Own?

The Sweet Caroline soundtrack might be absent and the crowds might be nowhere to be seen, but make no mistake boxing is returning to the UK market this summer. Both Frank Warren and Eddie Hearn have u...

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Hopes Rise For Return of Crowds as Lockdown Eased in UK

The prospects of crowds returning to boxing in the UK moved a stage closer on Tuesday as Boris Johnson, the prime minister announced easing the lockdown, although the changes are not likely to mean an...

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Frank Warren Aims To Deliver at Least Five Shows in Summer Series

Frank Warren’s Queensberry Promotions look set to avoid any clash with rivals Matchroom this summer by staging their behind-closed-doors shows on Friday nights. Warren aims to stage at least five show...

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Frank Warren Discusses The Return on Boxing in The UK

AS THINGS STAND, you could say we are now right in the thick of the championship rounds when it comes to our bid to put boxing back on the box. Our intention is to stage our first post-lockdown show i...

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Frank Warren Set To Stage First Shows in UK After Pandemic

Queensberry Promotions are looking to bring back live action in early July, with the BT Sports Studios in East London among the venues being considered for the behind-closed-doors shows. Frank Warren’...

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British Board Fears Some Smaller Promoters Will Go Out of Business

The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) is concerned that smaller promoters will eventually go out of business due to the coronavirus pandemic. The spread of the COVID-19 virus has paused the spo...

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National Interest Exemption Could Pave The Way To The Return Of Big Time Boxing

National Interest Exemption Could Pave The Way To The Return Of Big Time Boxing

By Jake Donovan - A third fight between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder. Unification title fights between Naoya Inoue and John Riel Casimero, as well as Vasiliy Lomachenko and Teofimo Lopez. Virtually a...

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