• Get to Know...Dean Gillen

    May 11, 2015

    Name: Dean Gillen Nickname: Deano Record: W0 L0 D0 Weight: Middleweight 11st 8lbs Born: Nottingham DOB: 24/06/82 From: Nottingham, through and through! Favourite current boxer? "Carl Froch" Favourite all-time boxer? "Has to be Mohammed Ali, he...
  • Paul Butler begins comeback in bid for second world title

    May 10, 2015

    Paul Butler is aiming to put the setback of losing his world title fight with Zolani Tete behind him as he makes his comeback at Liverpool's Olympia on June 20. The former IBF world bantamweight champion has set his sights on that elusive second ...
  • Sam Eggington wins Commonwealth title in Birmingham

    May 10, 2015

    Sam Eggington won the vacant Commonwealth welterweight championship by stopping Joseph Lamptey in seven rounds. After a slow start, Eggington increased the pace in his hometown of Birmingham which proved too much for Lamptey to deal with, althoug...
  • Matthew Macklin stops Sandor Micsko in Birmingham

    May 10, 2015

    Matthew Macklin won his return fight with a second round stoppage of  Sandor Micsko via a body shot tonight in Birmingham The 32-year old has been out of action since a 10th round loss in November to Jorge Sebastien Heiland. The Irishman proved ...
  • Jamie McDonnell retained his world title against Tomoki Kameda

    May 10, 2015

    Jamie McDonnell climbed off the canvas to retain his WBA belt against Tomoki Kameda in Texas. The Doncaster puncher was floored in the third round but was able to retain his WBA bantamweight championship with a unanimous decision victory on his U...
  • Callum Smith knocks out Oleg Fedotovs within a round

    May 10, 2015

    Callum Smith will fight Christopher Rebrasse for the WBC silver title after racking up another first-round knockout win. The Liverpool fighter brutalised Oleg Fedotovs in Birmingham's Barclaycard Arena, ending the six-round super-middleweight fig...
  • Ricky Burns loses to Omar Figueroa on US debut

    May 10, 2015

    Ricky Burns suffered a unanimous points defeat by unbeaten American Omar Figueroa as the Scot made his US debut. Former WBO lightweight champion Burns, 32, was twice deducted points for holding and finished the non-title light-welterweight bout st...
  • Anthony Joshua knocks out Raphael Zumbano Love in two rounds

    May 10, 2015

    Anthony Joshua knocked out Raphael Zumbano Love and then came face-to face with next opponent Kevin Johnson. The heavyweight prospect improved his career record to 12-0 after thrilling the Birmingham crowd with a trademark finish in the second ro...
  • Firefighter Dean Gillen all set for pro debut in Nottingham on May 23

    May 8, 2015

    Firefighter-turned-professional boxer, Dean ‘Deano’ Gillen is all set for his pro bow on May 23rd at the Britannia Hotel in Nottingham on a Carl Greaves Promotions show. The 32-year-old middleweight goes up against another debutant in Shaun White...
  • Carl Froch stripped of WBA title due to inactivity

    May 8, 2015

    Carl Froch has been stripped of his WBA super-middleweight title due to inactivity. The WBA strap was his one remaining belt, but a failure to land a big fight with Julio Chavez Jr has cost him. But the WBA have said Andre Ward, who beat Froch i...