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Showdown At York Hall

On November 25th, the iconic York Hall will play host to a boxing gala full of mouth-watering matchups, with the main event between Wadi...

Repton Ready To Rumble

Repton Trio Albie Warner, Solomon Adeyi and Franko Ignatius have been selected to top off a bill of top-quality boxing against northern Rivals, Sunderland...

Cesay: the Alex Ferguson of East-End Boxing

A senior national champion himself back in 1999, Cesay has discovered an abundance of talent in recent years, such as up-and-coming professional cruiserweight Anthony...

Darrel Church Date Switched

‘Dazzling’ Darrel Church was due to face journeyman Richard Harrison on the fight card at London’s York Hall on 11 March but fell ill...

Hearn’s Prospects Come Out On Top

Matchroom promoter Hearn spends the majority of his time packing out big arenas for British and world title fight cards, but occasionally the Essex...

Boxing: A Life Lesson

Boxing has always been one of the most respected and participated sports in the world. But there has been a boom in recent years...

‘Punching Bag’ Fights

Reading’s Asinia Byfield pulled off a great performance at York Hall, stopping fellow Berkshire fighter John Brennan in an entertaining brawl - but this...

Alisauskas Vows To Put Repton Back On Map

The 21-year-old Alisauskas is a novice of 15 fights for Repton Amateur Boxing Club, but is keen to prove he is not in the...

Ohara Happy With Villain Role

Davies, who is undefeated in 15 fights, enjoyed the hostile reception that he received from the Liverpudlian supporters as he entered the 02. “I loved...

Froch: Haye Will Fight On

Froch said he had spoken to the Bermondsey heavyweight after he was stopped in the 11th round on Saturday night at the O2. Haye ruptured...

Fallen Achilles: Haye shocked by Bellew

Few pundits gave Tony Bellew much of a chance against David Haye, but the Liverpudlian caused a major upset by gaining victory on a...

A Sense of Direction in the East End

Boxing is seen by many as one of the toughest sports in the world, with challenges ranging from dieting to make fight weight, to...

No Guts, No Glory

Via a quiet, yet not entirely tranquil walk down an alley shadowed by council flats in a poverty-stricken part of Tower Hamlets, lies an...

Gallagher Makes It Two On The Bounce

UEL's Conail Gallagher was delighted with his latest impressive victory over his North East opponent. The bout was tense with both fighters exchanging hard hits...

Preview: York Hall Hosts ‘Back of the Net’ Event This Weekend

English boxing’s ‘mecca’, York Hall will play host to a feast of pugilism on Saturday night, as Goodwin Promotions launches a thirteen fight extravaganza...

Gallagher Downs Brown

24 year old Repton boxer Conail Gallagher made a winning return to the ring after a year-long lay off on Friday night at East...

Ohara Davies: “Boxing Saved My Life”

From Hackney streets to the glitz and glamour of boxing in front of a sold out crowd at the 02 Arena, Ohara Davies talks...

Champs Back Okolie As He Heads To Rio

Hackney boxer Lawrence Okolie will be travelling to Brazil as Olympic Qualifiers European Champion - and with very high profile support, as Manny Sarpong...

Boxing Back In The Ring After ‘Threat To Life’ Warnings

Police warnings of ‘threat to life’ forced organisers to cancel last weekend’s ABA Junior & Cadet Championship, now rescheduled for this weekend, writes Joshua...

Joshua Sets Sights On Haye

New IBF World Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua could be in line for a Wembley showdown with former champion David Haye, as Manny Sarpong reports. Britain’s...

Kevin ‘The Hammer’ Bows Out

Rising East’s Conail Gallagher profiles local boxing hero, Kevin Mitchell. One of East London’s most respected boxers, Kevin ‘The Hammer’ Mitchell announced his retirement from...

Lionhearts Hand USA Knockout Blow

Great Britain’s ‘Lionhearts’ inflicted USA Knockouts their second defeat in the World Series of Boxing last Thursday night in front of a packed York...

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