Selby: Walsh Will Be My Last Domestic Test

British and Commonwealth featherweight champion Lee Selby says he’ll move onto world honours when he wins the Lonsdale belt outright against Ryan Walsh at the O2 Arena on Saturday, live on Sky Sports. Continue reading


Chisora and Saunders to Headline ‘Rock The Box II’, November

Promoter Frank Warren is delighted to announce that ‘Rock The Box II’, the next big mulit-title extravaganza at the CopperBox Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, will take place on Saturday, 30 November, headlined by stars Dereck Chisora and Billy Joe Saunders, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546). Continue reading

Smiths to Defend Titles in December, ECHO Arena

Lonsdale belt-holding trio, brothers Paul, Stephen and Liam Smith, will all defend their British titles in their home city before Christmas. Continue reading

Joshua to Face Italian on Debut

Anthony Joshua will face unbeaten Italian Emanuele Leo when he makes his professional boxing debut at the The O2 on Saturday, October 5, live on Sky Sports. Continue reading

Haye/Fury Rescheduled for February 8, 2014

Following the postponement of their original September date due to an injury suffered to the former two-weight world champion, David Haye’s all-British blockbuster with undefeated Tyson Fury (21-0, 15KOs) has been rescheduled for February 8, 2014. Continue reading

Sykes Gets Elland Road Warm-Up Before British Title Challenge

Gary Sykes gets a home assignment next when he lines up alongside Josh Warrington, Tommy Coyle, China Clarke and Adil Anwar on VIP Promotions’ ‘Yorkshire’s Finest’ show at Elland Road on September 27.
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Haye/Fury Statement

Hennessy Sports would like to reassure fans following the extremely disappointing news regarding the British super-fight between Tyson Fury and David Haye, set for September 28 at the Phones4U Arena, Manchester, as we endeavour to do all we can to resolve this situation and reschedule a new date as quickly as possible. Continue reading

Matchroom Sport Press Release: Frank Warren

At a press conference hosted by Frank Warren on 3 September 2013, when referring to the administration of his company, W. Promotions Limited (formerly Frank Warren Promotions Limited), Mr Warren stated: “It’s not just us, I think Matchroom Boxing went into administration last week, errr, I’m sorry went into, errr, some form of … they wound it up last week.” Continue reading

Derry: Curtis Will Come Back

Commonwealth champion Derry Mathews is insistent that stablemate Curtis Woodhouse, now 19-6, will come back after a crushing fourth round defeat on Saturday night (September 21).

© Peter Byrne/Press Association

© Peter Byrne/Press Association

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Burnett Keen to Impress in Belfast

Ryan Burnett is almost having to pinch himself. The Ricky Hatton-trained prospect is only two fights into his professional career and already he’s preparing to box at Belfast’s biggest indoor venue.
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