• Kell Brook tells Frankie Gavin to ‘be careful what you wish for’

    April 11, 2015

    Kell Brook has told Frankie Gavin to ‘be careful what you wish for’ as the Sheffield star defends his IBF World Welterweight title on a huge bill at The O2 in London on May 30, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Brook defended his belt for the first ...
  • Second time lucky – Commonwealth super-middleweight champ Luke Blackledge talks to BBN

    April 10, 2015

    Blackburn boxing ace, Luke Blackledge 19-2-2 was crowned the new Commonwealth super-middleweight champion with a unanimous points win over Liam Cameron 18-4-0 at St. George’s Hall, Blackburn on Saturday 4th April. It was the 24-year-old’s second ...
  • Jon-Lewis makes a Geordie Roar as he rocks Simbo for the title

    April 10, 2015

    By Peter Mann He said all along that he would do it and how and, as the final blow landed during the eighth round Fighting Chance Promotions had a new cruiserweight champion. Jon-Lewis Dickinson, 16-4(5) had proved all the doubters wrong and in ...
  • A swift visit to Tyneside for Swifty Smith

    April 10, 2015

    By Peter Mann Superlatives aplenty fail to cover the magnitude of the Smith family in the world of professional boxing and, on Saturday 4 April when the Matchroom bandwagon rolled into Newcastle, they brought one of the famous four with them. Tr...
  • Kell Brook says Amir Khan 'talks to me like I'm nothing'

    April 8, 2015

    World welterweight champion Kell Brook has criticised British rival Amir Khan for showing him "a lack of respect". Brook, 28, retained his IBF belt on Saturday and wants a bout with Khan, also 28, who has opted to fight American Chris Algieri next...
  • Vinnie Jones will carry Josh Warrington's belts for Saturday's fight with Dennis Tubieron

    April 8, 2015

    Josh Warrington will be joined by Hollywood star Vinnie Jones as he walks to the ring for Saturday's fight with Dennis Tubieron. The 24-year-old featherweight has enlisted the support of the former footballer turned film idol as he prepares to fa...
  • Hearn offers Frampton £1.5million for unification blockbuster

    April 8, 2015

    Scott Quigg’s promoter Eddie Hearn has offered Carl Frampton £1.5million to fight Quigg at the Manchester Arena on July 18. The Bury star joined promoter Eddie Hearn in Matchroom Sport’s offices in Brentwood to confirm the offer live on Sky Sport...
  • Jamie Speight delighted to secure home advantage

    April 8, 2015

    Jamie Speight has a wish come true on 16th May 2015 when he co-headlines the massive Goodwin Boxing “Master Class” bill at York Hall defending his Southern Area Featherweight title against Ian Bailey.   “I am over the moon at signing with Steve Go...
  • Amir Khan to fight former world champion Chris Algieri

    April 5, 2015

    Amir Khan has announced he will fight former light-welterweight world champion Chris Algieri on 30 May. The 28-year-old had come under pressure to take on British rival Kell Brook but said he was already deep in negotiations to fight someone else....
  • Jon-Lewis Dickinson stops Stephen Simmons in eight rounds in Newcastle

    April 5, 2015

    Jon-Lewis Dickinson delighted the locals at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle with a classy win over Stephen Simmons. The cruiserweight from Birtley stopped the Scot in the eighth round of an entertaining scrap that saw the home hero win the WBC...