August 2016 - Boxing News and Views

New York State Dept Give Statement On Controversial Combat Sports Insurance Hike

The meeting, which lasted a mere ten minutes, also voted…

- 5 years ago

The Hurt Game – Knowing When to Walk Away

But RJJ and Hopkins are simply carrying on the inglorious…

- 5 years ago

Middleweight Kingpin Gennady Golovkin Crushes Reporter’s Hand

Golovkin is currently readying himself for his latest challenge when…

- 5 years ago

Watch: Canelo v Smith Preview Show (Full HBO Video)

After watching the Canelo v Smith preview show from start…

- 5 years ago

Hearn Floats Joshua Heavyweight Grand Slam Idea At Millennium Stadium

It might not be a bad idea, Eddie Hearn. The…

- 5 years ago

Middleweight Tommy Langford Spots Weaknesses in Chris Eubank Jr

With the announcement made official in recent days following the…

- 5 years ago

Watch: Kell Brook Behind The Ropes Full Video

After watching Kell Brook Behind The Ropes, it certainly provides some food…

- 5 years ago

Floyd Mayweather Reveals Ultimate Goal

Last week Floyd Mayweather (49-0-26KO) was seen on camera training…

- 5 years ago

Report: Smith And Canelo Withdraw From VADA Ahead of Sept 17th

WBO 154lbs champion Liam Smith and Mexican challenger Canelo Alvarez…

- 5 years ago

Watch: Guerrero vs Peralta Video Highlights

Robert Guerrero at 33 years of age has been in…

- 5 years ago

Conor McGregor: From The Housing Estates To The Private Estates!

Conor McGregor has become a global phenomenon in the combat…

- 5 years ago

Chris Eubank Jr In Relentless Training Frenzy Ahead Of Langford Fight

This extra determination and drive for Eubank Jr could understandably…

- 5 years ago

Are The Canelo Ducking Accusations From Fans Fair?

One of boxing’s biggest international stars at the moment is…

- 5 years ago

Is Boxing Dead? No, Far From It – But It Must Change

After reading an article on Boxing News and Views by…

- 5 years ago

Boxing News and Views Updated Top 10 Pound For Pound Rankings

Ahead of the new boxing calendar we’ve revised our pound for…

- 5 years ago

Updated (Current) Pro Boxing World Champions List

As the big time boxing season draws upon us once…

- 5 years ago

Canelo Alvarez Takes Swipe At UFC Star Conor McGregor

The rivalry between boxing and mixed martial arts has been…

- 5 years ago
mayweather back in the gym

Mayweather Back In The Gym Training, 50th Fight Inevitable

For those who have covered Mayweather’s career this will come…

- 5 years ago

Yes Boxing Is A Business But The Brand Is Boxing Itself

Remember the days you would cheer for your favourite fighter…

- 5 years ago

Reader Update: Technical Difficulties and System Maintenance Work

(Reader upadte) Hi folks We’ve been experiencing some technical difficulties…

- 5 years ago

Errol The Truth Spence Living Up To His Nickname

The 2012 Olympian keeps making statements with each fight.  It…

- 5 years ago

Amir Khan Seems Serious About A Conor McGregor MMA Fight

There’s no denying that if Khan fought the superstar fighting…

- 5 years ago

Luke Campbell vs Derry Mathews added to Bellew World Title Card

Luke Campbell (14-1-11KO) will put his newly acquired WBC silver…

- 5 years ago

Roberto Duran Movie Set To Be Released This Friday

Roberto Duran embodies what many boxing fans enjoy the sport…

- 5 years ago

Billy Joe Saunders Issues Statement To Both Eubank Sr and Jr

Billy Joe Saunders is currently on the look out for…

- 5 years ago

Gigantic Spence Bundu Ratings Show Boxing Is Far From Dead

Errol Spence Jr showed his class again this past weekend…

- 5 years ago

Whatever Happened To Weight Divisions In Boxing?

But no, we’re not talking about the the best fighter…

- 5 years ago

Conor McGregor Says He’ll Take A Heavyweight Next

The charismatic Irishman defeated Nate Diaz this past weekend in…

- 5 years ago

Depression In Boxing, More Needs To Be Done

Boxers put there lives on the line every time they…

- 5 years ago

Anthony Joshua and Paddy Barnes Square Up in Rio

Irish bantamweight Paddy Barnes may have had struggled with his…

- 5 years ago

Watch: Errol Spence vs Bundu Highlights

Errol Spence Jr is a man being tipped to be…

- 5 years ago

Joe Joyce Loses Olympic Final By Close Decision

The 6’5 Britain used his strength in the first round with…

- 5 years ago

Sugar Ray Leonard Pays Heartfelt Message To Shakur Stevenson

Stevenson lost by the narrowest of margins to Cuba’s highly accomplished…

- 5 years ago

Conor McGregor Defeats Nate Diaz By Majority Decision

In a highly competitive fight in the T-Mobile Arena, both…

- 5 years ago

Unbeaten Heavyweight Clash Andy Ruiz vs Hughie Fury In Play For UK

The United States and United Kingdom boxing worlds have long…

- 5 years ago

Shakur Stevenson Narrowly Loses Olympic Final To Cuban Ramirez

Their talented 19 year old fighter Shakur Stevenson took on…

- 5 years ago

Nicola Adams Becomes Double Olympic Champion

The reigning Olympic champion from London 2012 and reigning world…

- 5 years ago
Boxer Michael Conlan

Boxer Michael Conlan Reveals What Ref Said To Him During Nikitin Fight

Irish boxer Michael Conlan has spoken on what referee Kheira Sidi…

- 5 years ago

Floyd Mayweather Looks Set To Sign US Olympian Star

It didn’t take a rocket scientist to work out that…

- 5 years ago

Promoter Eddie Hearn Makes Interesting Point on Conlan-Nikitin Situation

The Russian bantamweight Nikitin who recenlty beat Irish boxer Michael…

- 5 years ago

Deontay Wilder Return Expected By January 2017

Just one month after his successful title defense against Chris…

- 5 years ago

MGM Marbella Sign Heavyweight David Price

They have released the following statement: “MGM are delighted to…

- 5 years ago

AIBA To Drop Some Officials After Controversial Olympic Boxing Judging

The news comes today after yesterday’s gigantic outcry and reaction…

- 5 years ago

Best Out Of Fury, Joshua and Wilder? 6690 Fight Fans Voted in This Poll

To that end, we’ve been diligently gathering the opinion of…

- 5 years ago

What is the Best Weight Division in Boxing To Watch?

There are many divisions in the sport and although some…

- 5 years ago

Klitschko Fury Rematch Could Be Off, Klitschko Going To Court

The fight had been looked to be all set for…

- 5 years ago

Floyd Mayweather on Olympian Shakur Stevenson: I See The Next Floyd

19 year old Stevenson progressed to the semi-final of the…

- 5 years ago

Shambolic 2016 Olympic Boxing Judging Scandal Continues

Kazakhstan’s Vasily Levit was clearly robbed yesterday in the heavyweight…

- 5 years ago

James DeGale vs Badou Jack Unification Close To Being Made

Matchroom Sport promoted and Al Haymon advised DeGale last fought…

- 5 years ago

Anthony Joshua and Michael Phelps Hanging Out At Olympics

Swimming kingpin Michael Phelps is a participant at this year’s games…

- 5 years ago

Billy Joe Saunders Offers Eubank Rematch

Recently Billy Joe Saunders declined a fight with Gabriel Rosado…

- 5 years ago

Heart-Wrenching Katie Taylor Interview Is Tough To Watch

Katie Taylor is undeniably one of the pound for pound…

- 5 years ago

Tyson Fury Wants Next 3 Fights To Be Klitschko, Joshua and Wilder

Fury has commenced full training camp again this week ahead…

- 5 years ago

Olympic Boxing Robbery Disgraceful in 2016 Rio Heavyweight Final

Judging decisions in amateur and professional boxing have always been…

- 5 years ago

Katie Taylor Rio 2016 Dream Ends Via Split Decision Loss

The reigning Olympic champion from London 2012 took on Finland’s Mira…

- 5 years ago

Anthony Joshua Training With Former UFC Heavyweight Champion

IBF champion Joshua has not yet had an opponent confirmed…

- 5 years ago

Broadcaster James Smith Would Have Picked Duran To Beat Mayweather

Chatting with Smitty is an always enjoyable experience, a man…

- 5 years ago

Has Decision To Let Pro Boxers Fight At Olympics Being A Flop?

All three professional boxers to qualify for this year’s tournament, Italy’s Carmine Tommasone,…

- 5 years ago

The Significance of the Boxing Corner Stool in the Eyes of a Fighter

It’s the object in the corner that holds the most…

- 5 years ago

Michael Conlan Rio Olympics Account Opens In Style

The 2015 World amateur champion showed just why so many…

- 5 years ago

Floyd Mayweather Scouting Talent at 2016 Rio Olympics

Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather has not boxed for some while now,…

- 5 years ago

Watch: Roy Jones vs Rodney Moore Full Fight

Many have expressed concerns for boxing legend Roy Jones Jr…

- 5 years ago

Who Wins In A Carl Frampton vs Lee Selby Fight?

Two-weight division world champion Carl Frampton (23-0-14KO) is currently basking…

- 5 years ago

Joshua Buatsi Olympics 2016 Knockout of the Tournament Contender

23 year old Buatsi is a previous bronze medallist in…

- 5 years ago

Lucian Bute B Sample Comes Back Positive

It has been reported by CBC in Canada that Bute…

- 5 years ago

Report: David Price Knocked Out Anthony Joshua in Sparring

IBF heavyweight champion of the world Anthony Joshua is currently…

- 5 years ago

Billy Joe Saunders Blasts ESPN’s Dan Rafael in Twitter Tirade

Journalists and fighters having a difference of opinion is not…

- 5 years ago

Saunders Off Canelo Smith Show After Turning Down Rosado

WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0-12KO) last fought in…

- 5 years ago

What Is It Like To Be A Boxer? 60 Seconds of a Fighter’s Life

***By Bo Bland: I saw my first boxing match when…

- 5 years ago

Why Kovalev Trainer Doesn’t Believe Ward Is In His Prime Anymore

John David Jackson is a man who knows a thing…

- 5 years ago

Rio Olympics Boxing Results Day 6 (Live Updates)

Day 6 is now upon us and this year’s Olympic…

- 5 years ago

Brook Heavier Than GGG On 30 Day Weigh in

There’s no denying Gennady Golovkin will have a punching power…

- 5 years ago

All Pro Boxers Dumped Out Early in 2016 Olympics

Coming into the games it was believed by some that the…

- 5 years ago

Rio Olympics Boxing Results Day 5

Yesterday was another action packed day full of ups and…

- 5 years ago

Kovalev Wants Vladimir Putin To Walk Him Out For Ward Fight

Yesterday saw a press conference attended by Sergey Kovalev (but…

- 5 years ago

Marcos Maidana Retires From Boxing, Issues Statement

For many Maidana will be remembered best for his fights…

- 5 years ago

Andrade Slams Canelo For Avoiding Him At 154lbs

Former WBO junior-middleweight champion of the world Demetrius Andrade is…

- 5 years ago

Rio Olympics Boxing Results Day 4 (Live Updates)

Day 3 brought about a couple of shocks in this…

- 5 years ago

Andre Ward: I Think I’m A Combination of Roy Jones, Bernard Hopkins and Floyd Mayweather

Pound for pound rated Ward has always been a technically…

- 5 years ago

Watch: Pacquiao Pushes For Death Penalty of Heinous Crimes in First Privilege Speech

Boxing star Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao is scheduled to return to…

- 5 years ago

Carl Frampton Eyes Santa Cruz Rematch

‘The Jackal’ recently won a points decision over previous champion…

- 5 years ago

Rio Olympics Boxing Results Day 3 (Live Updates)

Day 2 brought about another action packed morning and afternoon…

- 5 years ago

Billy Joe Saunders Son Shows Lightning Fast Hands On The Pads

WBO middleweight champion of the world Billy Joe Saunders (23-0-12KO)…

- 5 years ago

Lightweight Felix Verdejo in Hospital after Motorcycle Accident

Verdejo (22-0-15KO) was confirmed by local police to have been…

- 5 years ago

Andre Ward On Why He Left Super-Middleweight Division

Indeed, the Sergey Kovalev fight has all anybody for the…

- 5 years ago

Tyson Fury Trainer Confirms Date For Klitschko Rematch

The pro boxing calendar is in one of it’s quieter…

- 5 years ago

Rio Olympics Boxing Results Day 2 (Live Updates)

The first day saw a lot of back and forth…

- 5 years ago

First Pro Boxer Beaten At 2016 Olympics

Cameroon’s Hassan N’Dam being one of a number of pro…

- 5 years ago

Irish Boxer Running Riot On Hilarious Banter Campaign At Rio Olympics

Barnes from Belfast was also Ireland’s torch bearer at the start…

- 5 years ago

Kovalev Predicts Ward Fight Will Be Similar To Chilemba Bout

Ward defeated Alexander Brand with ease in a 12 round…

- 5 years ago

Andre Ward Sets Up Kovalev Fight (Ward Brand Highlights)

Andre Ward moved his record to a perfect 30-0 (15KO)…

- 5 years ago

Rio Olympics Boxing Results Day 1 (Live Updates)

The world’s boxing Olympians have gathered for one of the…

- 5 years ago

Crazy 96/4 Purse Split Ahead of Ward v Brand

Pound for pound rated Ward takes on Brand at the…

- 5 years ago

Tony Bellew v BJ Flores Set For Liverpool Date

It’s a fight that’s been in the making for a…

- 5 years ago

Canelo and Billy Joe Saunders in Talks For Middleweight Showdown

The pair have been linked together for a potential fight…

- 5 years ago

Anthony Joshua vs Hughie Fury Could Be On The Cards

IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is currently enjoying some downtime…

- 5 years ago

Former IBF Heavyweight Champion Charles Martin Shot in LA

Martin was allegedly involved in an altercation with two other…

- 5 years ago

Kovalev v Ward Seems To Be Definitely Happening on November 19th

The fight essentially has been agreed upon all the way…

- 5 years ago

Andre Ward vs Alexander Brand Betting Odds and Preview

Despite the main coverage existing on the Olympics this weekend…

- 5 years ago

Russian Boxing Team Permitted To Fight At Rio Olympics

A couple of weeks ago the Word Anti-Doping Agency had…

- 5 years ago

Chris Eubank Jr Brands Golovkin A ‘Fraud’

It was expected that the two would collide in a…

- 5 years ago

Manny Pacquiao To Come Out Of Retirement To Fight Jessie Vargas

Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum had in recent times said that…

- 5 years ago

Spike O’Sullivan Mankini Search in Subway For Anthony Ogogo

In a bit of more light-hearted boxing news this morning,…

- 5 years ago