Final numbers are still coming in, but the brass at Spike TV and Premier Boxing Champions are pleased with the early returns for their latest collaboration. The April 1 edition of PBC on Spike TV was the network’s first boxing telecast of 2016 and began its year with a... Read more
Eric Hunter will challenge Lee Selby for the IBF featherweight title on Saturday night Eric Hunter insists Lee Selby must “pass the test” against him before he can think about possible fights against Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz. The Welshman will make the second defence of his IBF... Read more
By Bill Dwyre It may seem like the promotion for Saturday’s MANNY PACQUIAO – TIM BRADLEY boxing match has lasted longer than several of Zsa Zsa Gabor’s marriages, which is not a major achievement. One old hack has even written more than 20 columns about it.  He soon will... Read more
George Groves says he’s ready to compete for a world title George Groves is unfazed by Callum Smith’s emphatic victory and confident of proving his own world title credentials on Saturday. Groves fights unbeaten Scot David Brophy (16-0-1-KO1) at The O2 on the undercard of Anthony Joshua’s world title... Read more
IBF heavyweight champion ‘Prince’ Charles Martin came to boxing aged 22, moving to California to pursue his career there under an unusual programme to enliven boxing’s heavyweight division – a plan hatched by a multi-millionaire media mogul who ached for a return to the American dominance of the heavyweight division... Read more
Andy Scott is joined by former TOWIE star Charlie Sims, who is the manager of Conor Benn Former reality TV star Charlie Sims is guiding the career of exciting prospect Conor Benn. Sims, who appeared in ‘The Only Way Is Essex’, is a boxing manager and will be watching... Read more
Nigel Benn thinks Callum Smith will go onto unify the super-middleweight division, as Gennady Golovkin has done at middleweight Nigel Benn has labelled Callum Smith as boxing’s next superstar and believes he can become the Gennady Golovkin of the super-middleweight division. Smith (19-0-KO14) looked sensational on Saturday as he... Read more
There was a moment just before Conor Benn’s unveiling as a new professional boxer when his father, Nigel Benn, went quiet and had to choke down his emotion in front of a news conference replete with reporters hanging on the former world champion’s every word. The 19-year-old steps into... Read more
When is the fight? Anthony Joshua bids to become the second current British heavyweight world champion on Saturday, April 9 when he fights the American Charles Martin at London’s O2 Arena for the IBF world title. Joshua – still best known to British fans for winning the London 2012... Read more
When is the fight? It’s this Saturday, 9 April. Cancel your weekend.  What time does it start? 9pm Eastern time in the States, which means about 2am in the UK. As ever with boxing, that time is subject to slippage so be warned that it may go later. You’d... Read more