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James Tennyson vs Jovanni Straffon Set for IBO Lightweight World Title

James Tennyson will be facing Jovanni Straffon for the vacant IBO Lightweight World Title. The contest will be taking place on the undercard of Derek Chisora vs. Joseph Parker in Manchester on Saturday May 1.  The event is being shown live on Sky Sports Box Office in...

Demetrius Andrade ROASTS Billy Joe Saunders During Rant

World Middleweight Champion Demetrius Andrade recently appeared on Brian Custer’s Last Stand Podcast. The fighter discussed a number of topics, including an impassioned rant against Billy Joe Saunders. Andrade and Saunders were originally scheduled to compete, however...

Dillian Whyte – “Imagine Me Winning The UFC Heavyweight Title”

Heavyweight boxing great Dillian Whyte has stated his want to enter the world of Mixed Martial Arts. The UK fighter specifically mentioned that he wanted to head to UFC and take on the Heavyweight Champion, Francis Ngannou. “Imagine me going and winning the UFC...

Ebanie Bridges Suffers HORRIFIC Eye Injury During Courtenay Fight

Australian Ebanie Bridges faced Shannon Courtenay in one of the premiere fights on the main broadcast of tonight’s Benn vs Vargas card for Matchroom. The fight went the full 10 rounds, with arguably the fight at 4-4 as they headed into the 9th round. Courtenay dug...

Shannon Courtenay vs Ebanie Bridges Goes The Distance

Australian Ebanie Bridges faced Shannon Courtenay in one of the premiere fights on the main broadcast of tonight's Benn vs Vargas card for Matchroom. The fight went the full 10 rounds, with arguably the fight at 4-4 as they headed into the 9th round. Courtenay dug...

Ebanie Bridges Defends Her ‘Unique’ Approach To Fight Promotion

Ebanie Bridges will be taking to the ring this Saturday. Her fight will be part of the Benn vs Vargas card via Matchroom. Bridges will be facing Shannon Courtenay in one of the premiere fights on the main broadcast. The clash for the vacant WBA Bantamweight World...

Ebanie Bridges – “I’m Stereotyped Because of My Looks”

Ebanie Bridges will be taking to the ring this Saturday as part of the card for Benn vs Vargas via Matchroom. Bridges will be facing Shannon Courtenay in one of the premiere fights on the main card. The clash for the vacant WBA Bantamweight World Title will be...

Shannon Courtenay Talks Ebanie Bridges Fight This Saturday

Shannon Courtenay will be taking on Ebanie Bridges this Saturday night as part of the Benn vs Vargas card from Matchroom Boxing. The clash for the vacant WBA Bantamweight World Title will be shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in the U.S. and more than 200...

Tyson Fury’s Father Throws Doubt on Anthony Joshua Fights

It was reported recently that the two biggest names in British Heavyweight boxing, Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua, will collide TWICE in 2021. ESPN Ringside recently reported the news on Twitter. “The contract is signed” ESPN wrote. “Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie...

Povetkin vs Whyte II Full Card and Running Order 27/03/21

Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte will be colliding for the second time tonight (Povetkin vs Whyte II). The Europa Point Sports Complex in Gibraltar will be hosting a card topped by the huge rematch between Povetkin and Whyte. The bout will be for the Interim WBC...

Francis Ngannou Being Touted for Anthony Joshua/Tyson Fury Fight

UFC Heavyweight Francis Ngannou will be heading to the octagon once again this Saturday. Ngannou is challenging for the UFC Heavyweight Championship in a rematch against Stipe Miocic. The 15-3 fighter is known for his incredible knockout power, with a number of his...

Dillian Whyte – “It’s The Biggest Fight of My Career”

Dillian Whyte is just a few days away from his huge rematch with Alexander Povetkin for the Interim WBC Heavyweight World Title. The fight will be taking place at the Europa Point Sports Complex in Gibraltar on Saturday March 27. Speaking to Matchroom Boxing, Dillian...

Ellie Scotney Talks Win on Okolie vs Glowacki Undercard

Ellie Scotney faced Mailys Gangloff on the undercard for Okolie vs Glowacki last night. Catford Featherweight prospect Ellie Scotney added her second professional victory with a composed points win over France's Mailys Gangloff. Scotney spoke to Matchroom Boxing...

Lawrence Okolie Reveals Why He Can’t Fight Anthony Joshua

Lawrence Okolie and Krzysztof Glowacki will be colliding tonight over the vacant WBO Cruiserweight World Title. The fight main events at The SSE Arena, Wembley live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in the U.S. and more than 200 countries and territories. There have...

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury Is Signed For 2021

It has been confirmed that the two biggest names in British Heavyweight boxing will collide TWICE in 2021. ESPN Ringside recently confirmed the news on Twitter. "The contract is signed" ESPN wrote. "Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn tells @MarkKriegel a deal has...

Chris Billam-Smith Talks Replacement Fight on March 20th

Chris Billam-Smith will be taking on Vasil Ducar at The SSE Arena, Wembley on Saturday March 20. The event will be live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in the U.S. and more than 200 countries and territories. The reigning Commonwealth Cruiserweight Champion was...

Shannon Courtenay Fighting for WBA Bantamweight Title in April

Matchroom Boxing has confirmed that Shannon Courtenay will face Ebanie Bridges for the vacant WBA Bantamweight World Title. The bout will be taking place, at a venue to be confirmed, on Saturday April 10th live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in the U.S. Shannon...

Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez Talks Representing Nicaragua

Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez says he is ‘proud to have represented Nicaragua with such dignity’ – but still has plenty more to add to his legacy as he prepares to face Juan Francisco Estrada in a unification rematch at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on...

Canelo Alvarez Talks May 8th Showdown with Billy Joe Saunders

Canelo Alvarez will clash with Billy Joe Saunders in a WBC, WBA Super, WBO and Ring Magazine World Super-Middleweight unification blockbuster on May 8, live worldwide on DAZN (except Mexico). Alvarez dismantled WBC mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim in...

Billy Joe Saunders on Canelo Alvarez – “Nobody is Unbeatable”

Canelo Alvarez will clash with Billy Joe Saunders in a WBC, WBA Super, WBO and Ring Magazine World Super-Middleweight unification blockbuster on May 8, live worldwide on DAZN (except Mexico). Alvarez dismantled WBC mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim in...