Taylor vs McCaskill: Conor Benn delighted to be fighting at York Hall after nightmare American debut
Conor Benn can’t wait to box back in York Hall jungle after his “nightmare” American debut. The unbeaten 21-year-old takes on Cedrick Peynaud over six rounds on Wednesday night, as part of a packed undercard for the Katie Taylor vs Jessica McCaskill world title fight, live on Sky Sports. Read more
Kell Brook to face Sergey Rabchenko in Sheffield on March 3
Kell Brook will make his debut at super-welterweight when he faces Sergey Rabchenko at the FlyDSA Arena in Sheffield on March 3, live on Sky Sports. Following back-to-back defeats to Gennady Golovkin and Errol Spence Jr, ‘The Special One’ has decided to move up in weight and has ambitions... Read more
Anthony Joshua is very close to agreeing a unification clash with Joseph Parker, says Eddie Hearn
Anthony Joshua is edging closer to a unification fight with Joseph Parker, says promoter Eddie Hearn Anthony Joshua is edging closer to a unification fight with Joseph Parker, says promoter Eddie Hearn Anthony Joshua is “very close” to agreeing a fight with Joseph Parker as promoter Eddie Hearn admits... Read more
Katie Taylor says she's ready for the challenge of Jessica McCaskill Katie Taylor says she’s ready for the challenge of Jessica McCaskill Katie Taylor is determined to end a “fantastic year” on a high as she makes the first defence of her world title against Jessica McCaskill on Wednesday,... Read more
Tyson Fury hopes UK Anti-Doping will allow him to resume his career as hearing continues this week
Tyson Fury’s UK Anti-Doping hearing is expected to end this week Tyson Fury has urged UK Anti-Doping to do the “right thing” as his delayed hearing finally resumed in London this week. The former heavyweight champion has not fought since his world title triumph over Wladimir Klitschko in November... Read more
Taylor vs McCaskill: Gamal Yafai wants British title shot in 2018
Gamal Yafai wants a shot at British champion Thomas Patrick Ward next year as he looks to put a frustrating twelve months behind him. The Birmingham super-bantamweight will make his return to the ring on Wednesday night as he fights over a scheduled eight rounds at London’s York Hall,... Read more
Taylor vs McCaskill: Josh Kelly opens up on American dream, talks 2018 plans and ‘split personality’
York Hall is the next step for Josh Kelly as his meteoric rise in the sweet science goes from strength to strength, but it is an American venue across the pond that the 23-year-old, aptly named ‘Pretty Boy’, has set his sights on. “Madison Square Garden, that’s my dream,”... Read more
Taylor vs McCaskill: Katie Taylor heads a bumper bill at York Hall featuring Josh Kelly, Lawrence Okolie, Joe Cordina and Conor Benn
Katie Taylor tops a stacked card at York Hall which sees many of Britain’s most exciting prospects in action, including Josh Kelly, Joe Cordina, Lawrence Okolie and Conor Benn. Taylor makes the first defence of her WBA lightweight world title as the Irish sensation takes on Chicago’s Jessica McCaskill... Read more
Chris Eubank Jr and George Groves unimpressed by James DeGale as he loses his world title
James DeGale suffered an upset defeat in London on Saturday night Read more
Tevin Farmer misses out on world title glory after Kenichi Ogawa takes split decision
Kenichi Ogawa was crowned IBF super-featherweight world champion, edging out Tevin Farmer on a controversial split decision in Las Vegas. The Japanese challenger and his team looked despondent after 12 rough rounds before the scores were read out, and even he seemed surprised when he took it 112-116, 116-112,... Read more