Yafai wants British title shot

Gamal Yafai wants a shot at British champion Thomas Patrick Ward next year as he looks to put a frustrating twelve months behind him. More: continued here

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Kelly’s American dream

York Hall is the next step for Josh Kelly as his meteoric rise in the sweet science goes from strength to strength, but it is an American venue across the pond that the 23-year-old, aptly named ‘Pretty Boy’, has set his sights on. More: continued here

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James DeGale could quit boxing after Caleb Truax loss | Daily Mail … – Daily Mail

Daily Mail James DeGale could quit boxing after Caleb Truax loss | Daily Mail …Daily MailDeGale said: 'I'm not going to make any immediate decisions. It's still quite soon after the fight and I'll take some time out over Christmas and the New Year to reflect.'Devastated James DeGale ready to quit boxing after shock world …Mirror.co.ukDeGale Unsure of Career Future, …

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Sky Live: Taylor tops York Hall bill

Katie Taylor tops a stacked card at York Hall which sees many of Britain’s most exciting prospects in action, including Josh Kelly, Joe Cordina, Lawrence Okolie and Conor Benn. More: continued here

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Vasyl Lomachenko has done enough to be considered boxing’s best fighter – Bad Left Hook

Bad Left Hook Vasyl Lomachenko has done enough to be considered boxing's best fighterBad Left HookWith Saturday night's one-sided win over Guillermo Rigondeaux, and the 2017 retirements of both Floyd Mayweather and Andre Ward, it's time to accept that it's no longer just about hype, no longer just about anyone — network or promoter — trying to …Vasyl Lomachenko stops …

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James DeGale could quit boxing after shock Caleb Truax loss: ‘To say that I’m devastated is an understatement’ – Daily Mail

Daily Mail James DeGale could quit boxing after shock Caleb Truax loss: 'To say that I'm devastated is an understatement'Daily MailJames DeGale left the door open to premature retirement when he arrived home from hospital the morning after the shock loss of his world title to little-known American Caleb Truax. After being treated for severe damage to his nose, DeGale …

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Spence Confident Of Defeating Challenger Peterson On January 20

Undefeated IBF Welterweight Champion Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. will make the first defense of his title when he takes on former two-division world champion Lamont Peterson on Saturday, January 20 live on Showtime. The event is presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Barclays Center in NY, NY. Televised coverage begins live at 9 p.m. … The post Spence Confident …

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Who is Amir Khan? The boxing world champ who came fifth on I’m A Celebrity 2017 – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk Who is Amir Khan? The boxing world champ who came fifth on I'm A Celebrity 2017Mirror.co.ukFaryal had pleaded with the boxing champ not to divorce her following weeks of bitter back-and-forths on Twitter. But Amir threw his estranged wife's apology back in her face last month when he insisted the divorce is still going ahead. "Unfortunately …and more » More: …

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Unbeaten Feather Prospect Pasillas Talks Sparring With Lomachenko

Prince Ranch Boxing’s undefeated featherweight prospect, Victor Pasillas (11-0, 4 KOs), is fresh off sparring with WBO Super-Featherweight Champion Vasyl Lomachenko (9-1, 7 KOs), who was preparing for a big showdown with WBA Super World Super Bantamweight champion, Guillermo Rigondeaux(17-0, 11 KOs), whioch takes place tonight in New York’s famed Madison Square Garden. Pasillas, a … The post Unbeaten Feather …

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Detroit boxing gym with tutoring program up for global CNN award … – MLive.com

MLive.com Detroit boxing gym with tutoring program up for global CNN award …MLive.comAfter growing up in a rough environment, watching people around him die or go to prison at a young age, Khali Sweeney wanted to foster change for Detroit youths.CNN Heroes: Here's how to help Khali Sweeney mentor more …Detroit Free Pressall 2 news articles » More: continued here

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Detroit boxing gym with tutoring program up for global CNN award – MLive.com

MLive.com Detroit boxing gym with tutoring program up for global CNN awardMLive.comDETROIT — After growing up in a rough environment, watching people around him die or go to prison at a young age, Khali Sweeney wanted to foster change for Detroit youths. About 10 years ago, he started the Downtown Boxing Gym, which operates under …CNN Heroes: Here's how to …

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Former World Champion Lee Haskins Returns December 15

Former IBF Bantamweight Champion Lee Haskins will return to action on December 15 at the Merthyr Leisure Centre in Wales, live on S4C. Haskins’ last fight was a valiant points loss against Belfast boxer Ryan Burnett for the Bristolian’s World Title back in June. An injury suffered during the contest forced Haskins to delay a … The post Former World …

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First Year Of Business A KO For Rivera Promotions Entertainment

The first year of Rivera Promotions Entertainment (RPE) as a promotional company was a resounding success, as well as an invaluable learning experience for its owners and operators, retired three-time, two division world champion Jose Antonio Rivera and his son, Anthonee (A.J.) Rivera. RPE promoted for “New England’s Future” events this past year, all held … The post First Year …

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British Ace Gary Corcoran vs. Jeff Horn Live On BoxNation

British welterweight ace Gary Corcoran’s world title bid against Manny Pacquiao conqueror Jeff Horn will be shown exclusively live on BoxNation next month. The 27-year-old will face the unbeaten Australian at the Brisbane Convention Centre on December 13th as he looks to cause an upset in Horn’s hometown by capturing his WBO welterweight world title. … The post British Ace …

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