Categories Archives: Boxing

Selby vows to shine in Vegas

Lee Selby says that he needs to shine on his Las Vegas debut if he wants to set up a blockbuster clash with the winner of the rematch between Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz. The Welsh featherweight will defend his IBF world title against Jonathan Victor

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DeGale: Jack was scared of me

James DeGale believes Badou Jack only agreed to the unification fight after watching his last “rubbish” performance. The super-middleweight rivals boxed on the same card in Washington, in April, with the British star taken the distance by mand

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DeGale: Jack was running scared

James DeGale believes Badou Jack only agreed to the unification fight after watching his last “rubbish” performance. The super-middleweight rivals boxed on the same card in Washington, in April, with the British star taken the distance by mand

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Cotto calls for Canelo rematch

Miguel Cotto would like his farewell fight to be a rematch with Saul Alvarez. The Puerto Rican future Hall of Famer will retire at the end of the year, but he and trainer Freddie Roach both believe they can avenge the loss to ‘Canelo’. Cotto

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Porter: Brook will KO Khan

Shawn Porter has backed his former conqueror Kell Brook to prevail in a potential clash against Amir Khan, who has a “questionable chin” according to the American. Brook became IBF welterweight champion two-and-a-half years ago by ending Porter’

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‘No GGG talks with Eubank Jr’

Gennady Golovkin’s promoter Tom Loeffler insists there are “no new negotiations” to fight Chris Eubank Jr. World middleweight champion Golovkin defeated Kell Brook last September after a possible fight against Eubank Jr fell through, and

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Briggs: Bring WBA shot to UK

Shannon Briggs wants to have his heavyweight world title fight with Fres Oquendo in London.  The WBA have ordered ‘The Cannon’ and Oquendo to battle it out for the title left vacant by Lucas Browne. Briggs received confirmation from the gover

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Horn: I can topple Pacquiao

Jeff Horn believes he can pull off the biggest victory in Australia’s boxing history after being named as a potential opponent for Manny Pacquiao. Top Rank promoter Bob Arum has admitted there is a ‘good possibility’ of Pacquiao facing H

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Haye edging toward IBF shot

David Haye has edged closer to a shot at Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight world title, the IBF have confirmed. The 36-year-old former world champion is currently preparing for a big domestic clash against Tony Bellew at The O2 on March 4, live on Sky Sp

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Hearn: Wilder on AJ’s radar

Anthony Joshua could target a unification clash against Deontay Wilder if he wins his Wembley fight with Wladimir Klitschko, says Barry Hearn. IBF champion Joshua can add the vacant WBA ‘super’ title when he faces Klitschko in front of an expe

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