• Charles Giles steps down as Chairman of BBBofC after ten years

    July 24, 2014

    Submitted by BBBofC At the British Boxing Board of Control Board Meeting on Wednesday 16th July 2014, Mr. Charles Giles stepped down as Chairman after ten years in the position and the following elections took place:- President: Charles Giles...
  • Cumbria's Darren Askew targets world boxing top 20

    July 24, 2014

    Submitted by BBC Workington-born Australian fighter Darren Askew has targeted a place inside the top 20 of the world's top welterweight boxers. Askew is currently based in Toowoomba, Queensland with Brendon Smith, who also manages former WBO inte...
  • Jason Welborn: "I can acheive a British title"

    July 24, 2014

    Submitted by BBC Sport Black Country light-middleweight Jason Welborn says he is as ready as he can be after getting his second shot at the British title at late notice. Welborn, 28, takes on champion Liam Smith on 26 July after stepping in to re...
  • Tony Bellew says Liverpool likely venue for Nathan Cleverly bout

    July 24, 2014

    Submitted by BBC Sport Tony Bellew says he expects to fight Nathan Cleverly in a cruiserweight clash in Liverpool later this year. Cleverly and Bellew both won their bouts earlier this month in the city by knockouts to set up what they hope will ...
  • Oscar De La Hoya to shape Anthony Ogogo's future

    July 24, 2014

    Submitted by BBC Sport Unbeaten British middleweight Anthony Ogogo says legend Oscar De La Hoya will oversee the next stage of his career. Ogogo has claimed seven consecutive wins since turning professional and stopped Wayne Reed in his latest fi...
  • Iain Weaver signs promotional deal in America

    July 24, 2014

    S Former GB amateur star Iain Weaver has signed a promotional deal with Leija Battah Promotions in the United States. Weaver, 24, has been unable to get a licence from the British Boxing Board of Control after a cyst was discovered on his brain d...
  • Stu Hall gets the home advantage for Randy Caballero fight

    July 24, 2014

    By BBC Sport Darlington bantamweight Stu Hall has home advantage for the vacant IBF world title fight against Randy Caballero after his camp won the purse bid. Promoter Dennis Hobson outbid the Golden Boy stable to bring California-based Caballer...
  • Billy Joe Saunders continues to edge closer to his dream for a world title

    July 23, 2014

    Submitted by Queensberry Promotions Unbeaten middleweight Billy Joe Saunders continues to edge ever closer to his dream of becoming the first of travelling stock to win a boxing world title. A 2008 Beijing Olympian at the age of just 18, the b...
  • Tyson Fury to face Alexander Ustinov in Manchester this weekend

    July 23, 2014

    Submitted by Daily Mail Tyson Fury will take on Belarusian giant Alexander Ustinov on Saturday - the man his original opponent Dereck Chisora was sparring when he fractured his hand. Fury has boxed just once in the last 15 months and looked set t...
  • David Price sideland with hand injury until December

    July 23, 2014

    Submitted by ESPN British heavyweight David Price will be sidelined until December after undergoing hand surgery. Price (18-2, 15 KOs), a 2008 Olympic bronze medalist, underwent surgery to repair a damaged tendon in his right hand on Tuesday, ...