March 2016 - Boxing News and Views

Watch: Raw New Video On Nigel Benn’s Son Conor Benn Who’s Turning Pro

________________________________________________________________________________ It might seem odd to some that the sons of both…

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Boxing Is Safer Than Many Sports, The Facts and Numbers

________________________________________________________________________________ Our own Niall Doran at Boxing News and Views…

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Jason Quigley: Andre Ward Has Influenced Me Massively

________________________________________________________________________________ Indeed, it will be the same attributes that the…

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Patrick Hyland Promises Great Show Against Gary Russell Jr In WBC Title Clash

________________________________________________________________________________ The fight takes place on April 16th at the Foxwoods…

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Watch: Shannon Briggs Storms David Haye Press Conference

________________________________________________________________________________ David Haye announced today that he will take on Arnold…

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Callum Smith: If You’re Good Enough Step Up

________________________________________________________________________________ The British super-middleweight champion (18-0-13KO) finds himself …

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Chris Eubank Jr Asked Shocking Question By Channel 4 Reporter

________________________________________________________________________________ The interview gets off to a fairly rough start…

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David Haye Next Opponent Announced For May 21st

________________________________________________________________________________ On January 16th, David Haye made his comeback to…

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Watch: Ricky Hatton Training For Comeback, Sorry McDonalds

________________________________________________________________________________ ‘The Hitman’ is many years retired from his active…

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Is Chris Eubank Jr Ready To Step Up After Winning British Title?

________________________________________________________________________________ That win has garnered a lot of public attention…

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Watch: From Bradley to Pacquiao Full Show (HBO)

________________________________________________________________________________ The pair will fight for the vacant WBO international…

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Nick Blackwell Family Release Statement

________________________________________________________________________________ Blackwell was taken to hospital after the fight following…

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Nick Blackwell Injury Being Used As Ammo By Anti-Boxing Brigade

________________________________________________________________________________ Last weekend the boxing world and indeed sports world…

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Amir Khan: Kell Brook Needs To Grow Bigger Balls

________________________________________________________________________________ A Kell Brook vs Amir Khan fight has been…

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Watch: Heavyweight Champ Tyson Fury On Ring Card Girl Duty At Hughie Fury Fight

________________________________________________________________________________ In typical, hilarious Tyson Fury fashion, he can be…

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Watch: Andre Ward vs Sullivan Barrera Highlights

________________________________________________________________________________ A 32 year old Andre Ward showed why he…

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Chris Eubank Jr Taunts Brook

WATCH: Chris Eubank vs Nick Blackwell Stoppage (Horrific Ending)

________________________________________________________________________________ Eubank won the British middleweight title in a real…

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Kell Brook Destroys Bizier In 2 Rounds

________________________________________________________________________________ Canadian challenger Kevin Bizier found out that Brook was…

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Luke Campbell Bounces Back With 2nd Round Battering Of Sykes

________________________________________________________________________________ A cagey opening round saw southpaw Campbell stay safely…

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David Allen Beats Jason Gavern In 4

________________________________________________________________________________ Gavern came out swinging in the first, with Allen…

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Andre Ward vs Sullivan Barrera Betting Preview and Odds

________________________________________________________________________________ For the purists of the sport, many will be…

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Ireland’s Jason Quigley Goes 10-0 With Electric Body Shot Display

________________________________________________________________________________ Last night Jason Quigley extended his unbeaten record as…

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One Heavyweight To Watch Out For On Tonight’s Chris Eubank Jr Show

________________________________________________________________________________ The Hennessy Sports promoted show featuring the headlining fight…

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Watch: Kell Brook vs Kevin Bizier Final Face Off

________________________________________________________________________________ The fight for Brook’s IBF welterweight title will take…

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Lomachenko Offers A Personal Bet To Walters In Fight Negotiation

________________________________________________________________________________ This featherweight world title unification match up has been…

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Mayweather Says He’d Fight GGG On One Condition

Mayweather has stated he would comeback to the squared circle…

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Remembering The Ola Afolabi Life and Times, A Boxing Career To Be Proud Of

________________________________________________________________________________ Ola will not be showered with the same level…

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Dave Allen: I Need To Win Saturday Night Because I’m Good For The Heavyweight Division

________________________________________________________________________________ He’s had ten amateur fights and this weekend will…

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Adrien Broner Allegedly Has Warrant Issued For His Arrest

________________________________________________________________________________ TMZ has reported that they have obtained “official documents” …

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Gary Sykes Thriving As Underdog Against Luke Campbell

________________________________________________________________________________ Gary Sykes has warned Luke Campbell MBE that he’s…

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Hatton Trained Heavyweight Gorman Added To Saunders April 30th Show

________________________________________________________________________________ The Nantwich puncher, who is trained and promoted by…

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Lloyd Ellett Switches Camps

________________________________________________________________________________ Ellett (19-1) fights next on April 1st in Tolworth…

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The Current Lucas Browne Drugs Test Situation

________________________________________________________________________________ The substance in question is Clenbuterol, a drug used…

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Dirrell Brothers To Return At Atlantic City

________________________________________________________________________________ Olympic Bronze Medalist Andre Dirrell (24-2, 16 KOs) takes…

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Watch: Pacquiao vs Bradley 3 Preview Show Full Video

________________________________________________________________________________ The score currently stands at 1-1 between the two…

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Kell Brook Opponent Kevin Bizier Promises To Leave It All In The Ring

________________________________________________________________________________ Kevin Bizier wants to take Kell Brook’s IBF World…

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Mayweather Says Broner Hurting Himself With Recent Walmart Money Throwing Incident

________________________________________________________________________________ Many will remember that Floyd Mayweather was once so…

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Late Replacement For Jason Quigley This Friday

________________________________________________________________________________ The native Donegal man from Ireland now a resident…

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Watch: Roy Jones Knocks Out Fan

Some of our readers might remember that we reported a…

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Australian Boxing Weekend Roundup

________________________________________________________________________________ Both Andrew and Jason moved onto six wins apiece,…

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Hearn Reacts To Mayweather vs Pacquiao 2 and How It's Changed Pacquiao vs Khan Talks

Boxing Promoter Eddie Hearn: I’m From The Streets Too

Love him or hate him, UK boxing promoter Eddie Hearn…

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Bernard Hopkins Doesn’t Think Ward vs Kovalev Will Happen Next

________________________________________________________________________________ Ward will move up to the full 175lbs light-heavyweight…

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Irish Boxing Eyes Smile In Boston

________________________________________________________________________________ Wexford heavyweight Niall Kennedy began the show for the…

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Tyson Fury Calls The WBA Out

________________________________________________________________________________ The WBA have recently undertaken in a tournament for…

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WBA and IBO Minimumweight World Champ Hekkie Budler Promises Action Packed Fight Tonight

________________________________________________________________________________ “Preparations have been going well; we’re strong, we’re ready.…

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Watch: Dodgy Looking New Boxing Movie Trailer Released

________________________________________________________________________________ There’s been mixed reaction from the boxing community online…

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5 Appetizing Potential Fights For GGG Before The End Of 2016

________________________________________________________________________________ England’s WBO middleweight champion has an upcoming defense …

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Two US Boxing Twins Set To Make A Big Splash In The Sweet Science

______________________________​______________________________​__________________ 27 year old twin brothers Scott and Dean Burrell…

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The Cyclical Nature Of Boxing

________________________________________________________________________________ It was only the other day I was talking…

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Groves Says It Won’t Be Long Before He’s Back In World Title Mix

________________________________________________________________________________ Three-time World title challenger Groves meets the Scotsman over…

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Watch: Virgil Hunter Breaks Down Mayweather Pad Work In Brilliant Short Clip

________________________________________________________________________________ Mayweather who is currently retired (although many expect him…

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St Patrick’s Day Boxing History Special, Tribute To The Fighting Irish

________________________________________________________________________________ Ireland has long been a country associated with fighting…

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Khan Comparing Canelo To Sugar Ray Leonard vs Marvin Hagler

________________________________________________________________________________ He’s been packing on the weight as of late…

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Watch: Shannon Briggs Looking For David Haye Outside His Gym

________________________________________________________________________________ He’s been seen outside Buckingham Palace stirring up chants…

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Tony Bellew To Fight For WBC Title

________________________________________________________________________________ According to his promoter Eddie Hearn on Twitter, terms…

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Paul Williams Returns To Boxing As A Coach

________________________________________________________________________________ Many will remember former welterweight champion Paul Williams fondly…

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A Quick Guide To The Freddie Roach Career

________________________________________________________________________________ Freddie Roach is a former boxer trained by Eddie…

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Anthony Crolla Sees Barroso As The Best Challenger Out There

________________________________________________________________________________ The Manchester hero makes the first defence of the…

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Inspirational Retirement Letter From Ola Afolabi, Why I Love Boxing

________________________________________________________________________________ It’s a first hand account in a boxer’s own…

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Watch: How Amir Khan Is Increasing Power For Canelo

________________________________________________________________________________ Many have questioned how wise such a dramatic weight…

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Carl Frampton Eyes How Many Fights Left In Career

________________________________________________________________________________ This week the popular Belfast man has been busy…

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Ricky Burns To Attempt To Become A 3 Weight World Champion

________________________________________________________________________________ Ricky Burns can become a three-weight World champion when…

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Anthony Joshua vs Charles Martin Odds (Betting Preview)

________________________________________________________________________________ Despite Martin being the champion, Joshua is coming in…

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Lucas Browne Manager Matt Clark Details Historic Win

________________________________________________________________________________ Speaking with Boxing News and Views, Matt said: He…

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Brook Says He Is More Than Willing To Go To America And Knock The Best Out

________________________________________________________________________________ Kell Brook says he’s going to take his frustrations…

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Watch: Shawn Porter vs Lanardo Taylor Full Fight Video

________________________________________________________________________________ The bout in essence was a ‘keep busy fight’…

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Mayweather Refutes Ever Saying Anything Negative About Conor McGregor or Ronda Rousey

________________________________________________________________________________ There was an interesting few memes online doing the…

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Undefeated Welterweight Prospect Charlie Natal Returns April 30th

________________________________________________________________________________ Last time out, Natal fought tough Allen Torres and…

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WBC Slams IABA Saying They Have Abused Their Power

________________________________________________________________________________ Here is the full press release as per the…

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Eddie Hearn and Frank Warren Go At It On Twitter

________________________________________________________________________________ Last night on Saturday March 12th, 2016, Manchester’s Terry…

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Humble Tommy Langford Learning All The Time As He Goes 16-0

________________________________________________________________________________ Brummie boxer Tommy Langford secured his second title on…

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Watch: David Haye Suggests Who Next Opponent Might Be

________________________________________________________________________________ At present, the 02 Arena in London has been…

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Terry Flanagan Retains WBO Lightweight Title

________________________________________________________________________________ In a scrappy beginning, both men looked to try…

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Lucas Browne Says Rivals Calling Him Out An Attempt At Trying To Jump The Queue

________________________________________________________________________________ The heavy-handed Sydney man wrote his name into the…

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Boxer Anthony Fowler Says Team GB Could Have Huge Olympics In Rio

________________________________________________________________________________ “Brilliant – I’ve never felt better and I’ve got…

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Watch: Amir Khan Speed At 155lbs Still Looks As Fast As Ever

________________________________________________________________________________ Stepping up two weight categories at once has proven…

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The Siberian Rocky Ruslan Provodnikov

________________________________________________________________________________ Ruslan Provodnikov (25-4, 18 KOs) is a former WBO Junior…

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Tommy Langford The Fittest He’s Ever Been Ahead Of Taylor Fight

________________________________________________________________________________ “The only thing I’ve imagined in my head is…

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Heavyweight Boxing Alive and Punching with Bad Intentions Once Again

________________________________________________________________________________ Last November, Tyson Fury, the self-styled Gypsy King by…

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Terry Flanagan vs Derry Mathews: Betting Preview and Odds

________________________________________________________________________________ Coming into the fight both men are in red…

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Jason Gavern On Being Called A Journeyman, Heavyweight Division and more

________________________________________________________________________________ “I am actually recovering from my Achilles tendon rupture.…

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Predictions for Tommy Langford v Lewis Taylor

This weekend in Liverpool will see WBO Inter-Continental middleweight champion…

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Edwards and Jones continue unbeaten run at Medway Park show

________________________________________________________________________________ Sheppey’s unbeaten duo – Oli Edwards and Dave Jones…

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“I’m no underdog” claims Brandon Ogilvie

________________________________________________________________________________ Ogilvie, who is ranked inside the WBA top-10 and…

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Heavyweight prospect Nick Webb unveiled on Haye Day undercard

________________________________________________________________________________ On the undercard, top heavyweight prospect, Nick Webb (4-0),…

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Lee Selby Next Fight Confirmed, World Title Defense April 9th

________________________________________________________________________________ The Welsh ace returns to the venue where he…

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(Exclusive) Hughie Fury talks next fight, Joshua-Martin, Tyson’s Klitschko triumph and more

________________________________________________________________________________ Last week Hughie’s next opponent was announced as Dominican…

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The Pros and Cons of a Mayweather Comeback

________________________________________________________________________________ Floyd has recently claimed he has turned down “nine…

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Katie Taylor Talks Rio 2016 and Turning Pro

________________________________________________________________________________ In the interview she covered various issues from a…

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Interesting Boxing Facts and Oddities from the Sweet Science’s History

________________________________________________________________________________ In each weight division there can be as many…

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Spike O’Sullivan talks O’Kane, Eubank Jr Fight and Canelo-Khan

________________________________________________________________________________ “No need to have surgery as it healed perfectly.…

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Would People Watch Nigel Benn and Chris Eubank Fight A 3rd Time?

________________________________________________________________________________ The first mentions of such a spectacle came back…

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Wilder vs Povetkin Heading To Russia

________________________________________________________________________________ Undefeated big hitting American Deontay Wilder (36-0-35KO) owes …

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School’s out for Lloyd Ellett

________________________________________________________________________________ The 28-year-old Brighton-born boxer most recently won his 20th…

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Irish Heavyweight Niall Kennedy Eyes Boston Test

________________________________________________________________________________ “Training under Packie has been a massive learning curve…

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Lucas Browne, A Lesson In Perseverance and Overcoming Adversity

________________________________________________________________________________ In one of my more recent interviews with Lucas…

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Billy Joe Saunders First Title Defense Opponent Announced

________________________________________________________________________________ WBO undefeated World Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders will…

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Watch: Virgil Hunter Defends Amir Khan’s Chin

________________________________________________________________________________ Punch resistance is a quality needed by professional boxers…

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Tyson Fury Slams Conor McGregor and MMA

________________________________________________________________________________ Fury is a man who is never shy to…

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Watch: Jessie Vargas vs Sadam Ali Highlights

________________________________________________________________________________ Vargas (27-1-10KO) knocked Ali down twice on route to…

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Undefeated Wayne Adeniyi To Return On April 22nd

________________________________________________________________________________ The Robin Park Arena in Greater Manchester will play…

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Holly Holm Slams Boxing Media

________________________________________________________________________________ Holm, a former multiple world boxing champion in her…

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Luis Ortiz Tames Tiger Thompson In 6th Round KO

________________________________________________________________________________ Big punching southpaw Luis Ortiz showed once again why…

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