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Burns splits with Warren

07/03/2013 10:45
WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns has parted company with promoter Frank Warren, according to the Coatbridge fighter's manager Alex Morrison. This comes after the postponement of Burns' unification fight with IBF champion Miguel Vazquez. The fight was moved from March 16 to April 20 however,...

Khan fight set for Sheffield

06/03/2013 19:14
Amir Khan's next fight against Californian Julio Diaz will take place at Sheffield's Motorpoint Arena on April 27. Khan (27-3)  will be having his second fight under new trainer Virgil Hunter after defeating Carlos Molina in his last fight in December. That followed defeats to Lamont Peterson...

Rose to fight former world champion

06/03/2013 14:17
Brian Rose will fight Joachim Alcine in front of his home fans at the Blackpool Winter Gardens on April 20 in betfair's 'The New Life of Brian', live on Sky Sports.   British light middleweight champion Rose (22-1-1) steps up from the British scene against former WBA champion...

Arum seeks Marquez-Pacquiao 5

06/03/2013 13:21
  Bob Arum of Top Rank says he met with Juan Manuel Marquez to see if he could put together a fifth fight between him and Manny Pacquiao, but Marquez told Arum he wants to see the upcoming fight between Timothy Bradley vs Ruslan Provodnikov and Brandon Rios vs Mike Alvarado before he decides...

Carson Jones pulls out of Purdy fight

06/03/2013 12:25
British Welterweight Lee Purdy will meet Mexican Cosme Rivera for the IBF International welterweight title at the Wembley Arena in Betfair's 'London's finest' on Saturday night live on Sky Sports following Carson Jones withdrawal due to illness. The 36-year-old former World tile challenger Rivera,...

Alvarez vs Trout switches to April 20

06/03/2013 10:57
WBC light middleweight Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will now meet WBA holder Austin "No Doubt" Trout on April 20 where the unification fight will headline in San Antonio, Texas. Initially the fight was scheduled to take place on the Floyd Mayweather vs Robert Guerrero bill, however, that hinged on...

Klitschko vs Pianeta confirmed

05/03/2013 18:28
IBF/WBA/WBO/IBO and The Ring Magazine world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will make his next defence against undefeated Francesco Pianeta at the SAP arena Mannheim, Germany on May 4. The 6'3 southpaw Pianeta has beaten former WBC heavyweight champion Oliver Mccall and four time world...

Groves signs with Matchroom

05/03/2013 16:47
   Commonweath super middleweight champion George Groves has signed to Matchrooms Eddie Hearn following his split from Frank Warren after pulling out of a challenge for the European super middleweight crown. Groves will instead fight Argentine Dario German Balmaceda at Wembley on...

Unbeaten Murray ready to upset Martinez

05/03/2013 15:41
British middleweight contender Martin Murray believes 37-year-old Argentine Sergio Martinez is ready to be beaten when he challenges him for the WBC middleweight belt at the club Athletico Velez Sarsfield, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. "With me being so much of an underdog it'll be a shock to alot of...

Change of opponent for DeGale

05/03/2013 15:11
The 2008 Olympic gold medalist James DeGale was originally due to fight Argentine Oscar Natalio, however, due to complications he will now meet former WBC latino champion Alaxander Brand for the WBC silver super middleweight title, at Glow in Bluewater, Kent on March 23.
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