Historic nature of the fight All-British world title unification fights are a rarity. In fact, there have only been two of them. On Oct 9, 1993, at Old Trafford, Chris Eubank and Nigel Benn met in a ring for the second time. Their first fight was at middleweight, won by... Read more
On Friday night, Floyd Mayweather’s theatre of the absurd takes its most tragicomic turn yet. His self-styled ‘victory tour’ of the UK – one where he charges his own fans up to £600 a throw for the liberty of a picture with him – arrives not, as intended, at... Read more
Frank Bruno was, and always will be, a fighter. He fights every day of his life. The reasons are well-documented. He has dealt with mental health issues and been diagnosed as bi-polar for over a decade. If you have spent any time with him recently, you will know that... Read more
Kell Brook returns to action again Kevin Bizier on Saturday Kell Brook has told Kevin Bizier to get ready to stand and fight when he defends his IBF welterweight title at the Sheffield Arena on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports. Brook makes the third defence of his title... Read more
Johnny Nelson thinks Kell Brook risks underestimating Kevin Bizier Johnny Nelson has warned Kell Brook he could get “pick-pocketed” by Kevin Bizier if he is not fully focused on their world title fight. The IBF welterweight champion makes his mandatory defence against the Canadian in Sheffield on March 26,... Read more
By Stephen ‘Breadman’ Edwards The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen ‘Breadman’ Edwards giving his thoughts on Saul ‘Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan, how Andre Ward stacks up to other great fighters who competed at super middleweight, Felix’s Verdejo, Terence Crawford and more. Hey breadman. You touched briefly on... Read more
If there was any fight on the 2016 1st quarter schedule that you absolutely could not miss, it would be Saturday’s long-awaited showdown between Carl Frampton and Scott Quigg. The fight will take place in front of a sold-out crowd at Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. The raucous atmosphere... Read more
By Terence Dooley Scotland’s Ricky Burns (39-5-1, 13 KOs) and Italy’’s Michele Di Rocco (40-1-1, 18 early) went head-to-head at a press conference in Scotland earlier today to talk up their Eddie Hearn-promoted vacant WBA World light-welterweight title encounter. The fight takes place at Glasgow’s SEE hydro venue on... Read more
LOS ANGELES – Before WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World Champion, Canelo Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) and former two-time world champion Amir “King” Khan (31-3, 19 KOs) step into the ring at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 7 for the biggest fight of... Read more
Lucas Browne denies doping claims emerging from win over Ruslan Chagaev in Chechnya WBA regular heavyweight champion Lucas Browne has vehemently denied reports of doping and will do all he can to clear his name. ESPN reported on Monday that the Australian returned a positive test for the banned... Read more