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Kell Brook celebrates after beating Jo Jo Dan during their IBF World Welterweight Title Fight at the Motorpoint Arena on March 28, 2015
Date set for Kell Brook, Errol Spence Jr showdown
Matchroom Sport announces that Kell Brook is scheduled to defend his IBF welterweight title against Errol Spence Jr on May 27 at Bramall Lane.
16:11
Anthony Crolla celebrates after beating Gavin Rees (not pictured) after the WBO Inter-Continental Lightweight championship fight at Bolton Arena on June 29, 2013
Anthony Crolla eyeing Las Vegas bout if he defeats Jorge Linares
Anthony Crolla is open to the prospect of facing Jorge Linares in Las Vegas if he can win back the WBA lightweight title from the Venezuelan in Manchester next weekend.
Mar 20, 21:13
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye vows to become heavyweight champion again
David Haye sets his sights on reclaiming the world heavyweight championship title.
Mar 16, 20:45
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew facing five-month layoff with hand injury
The hand injury suffered by Tony Bellew in his bout with David Haye may require surgery, which will see him ruled out of action for the next five months.
Mar 15, 14:57
Promoter Eddie Hearn (l) and James DeGale (r) speak at a press conference to announce that Matchroom Boxing has signed James DeGale at Trinity House on April 10, 2014
Eddie Hearn backs Tony Bellew to fight again in 2017
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that Tony Bellew will "100%" fight again in 2017 after his recent triumph over David Haye at London's O2 Arena.
Mar 14, 16:39
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Dave Coldwell: 'I want Tony Bellew to retire'
Trainer Dave Coldwell says that he wants Tony Bellew to retire after his win over David Haye on Saturday night.
Mar 8, 18:12
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Eddie Hearn: 'Nathan Cleverly wants Badou Jack'
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that WBA 'regular' light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly wants to face Badou Jack in his next fight.
Mar 8, 16:26
WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao smiles during a fan rally at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on April 28, 2015
Promoter: Amir Khan, Manny Pacquiao fight "is dead"
Bob Arum, the promoter of WBO world welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, reveals that next month's proposed bout with Amir Khan will no longer go ahead.
Mar 8, 15:33
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye targets return in six to nine months
Former heavyweight champion David Haye vows to return within six to nine months after undergoing surgery on a torn Achilles following his shock defeat to Tony Bellew.
Mar 7, 17:52
Tyson Fury looks on during a press conference ahead of his fight with Wladimir Klitschko at the Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
BBBofC: 'Tyson Fury remains suspended'
The British Boxing Board of Control suggests that Tyson Fury is unlikely to be allowed to make a return to the ring on May 13.
Mar 7, 13:26
Wladimir Klitschko looks on during a head-to-head press conference with Tyson Fury at Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
Wladimir Klitschko "obsessed" with taking down undefeated Anthony Joshua
Wladimir Klitschko admits that he is "obsessed" with trying to inflict the first-ever defeat on Anthony Joshua ahead of April's heavyweight showdown.
Mar 7, 11:33
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'Retirement an option following David Haye win'
Tony Bellew is unsure whether he will return to the ring following his win over David Haye, admitting that it will take "something special" to tempt him.
Mar 6, 11:12
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye undergoes Achilles tendon surgery after Tony Bellew fight
Representatives of David Haye confirm that the boxer underwent surgery to his Achilles after Saturday night's heavyweight fight with Tony Bellew.
Mar 5, 21:51
Carl Froch faces the media during a press conference to promote his upcoming fight against George Groves at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel on September 17, 2013
Carl Froch: "David Haye can forget Anthony Joshua and the rest now"
Carl Froch believes that David Haye needs to "forget Anthony Joshua and the rest" following his defeat at the hands of Tony Bellew.
Mar 5, 14:01
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'I broke my hand in David Haye fight'
WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew reveals that he broke his right hand in the early stages of his heavyweight victory over David Haye on Saturday night.
Mar 5, 13:44
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'David Haye went beyond the call of duty'
Tony Bellew says that David Haye "went beyond the call of duty" after deciding not to throw in the towel earlier during their memorable clash at the O2 Arena.
Mar 5, 11:11
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
David Haye: 'Tony Bellew has the heart of a lion'
Former heavyweight champion David Haye says that cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew has "the heart of a lion" following the Liverpudlian's shock defeat over the Londoner.
Mar 5, 09:26
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'David Haye underestimated me'
Tony Bellew states that he was underestimated by David Haye after the Liverpudlian produced a memorable victory over the former heavyweight champion.
Mar 5, 09:08
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye critical of Tony Bellew's body shape
David Haye suggests that Tony Bellew has taken the wrong route to putting on weight ahead of their heavyweight showdown at London's O2 Arena.
Mar 3, 17:26
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew "over the moon" with David Haye's weight
Tony Bellew insists that he is "over the moon" that David Haye weighed in 11lbs heavier than him ahead of their heavyweight contest at London's O2 Arena.
Mar 3, 17:12
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'Time for David Haye injury excuses is over'
David Haye warns Tony Bellew that he is in for a "world of hurt" on Saturday night after his opponent accused him of already making up excuses ahead of the bout.
Mar 2, 15:22
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye 'fit to fight Tony Bellew following fears injury would force him out'
David Haye is reportedly fit to face Tony Bellew in this weekend's heavyweight bout following concerns that the fight was in doubt.
Mar 1, 12:57
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'I will steam right through David Haye'
Tony Bellew claims that David Haye will not have the stamina to compete during Saturday's heavyweight bout at the O2 Arena.
Feb 27, 21:33
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye vows to end Tony Bellew's career
David Haye vows to end Tony Bellew's career during their heavyweight bout at the O2 Arena on Saturday.
Feb 27, 21:24
Deontay Wilder (L) connects on WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne during their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 17, 2015
Deontay Wilder ordered to negotiate Bermane Stiverne rematch
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is ordered to face mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne in his next fight.
Feb 27, 13:26
WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao smiles during a fan rally at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on April 28, 2015
Manny Pacquiao, Amir Khan confirm April fight
WBO world welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao will fight Great Britain's Amir Khan on April, the two boxers have confirmed.
Feb 26, 10:48
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua planning to 'knock Wladimir Klitschko out'
Reigning IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua predicts that he will beat Wladimir Klitschko via knockout in a "slightly unexpected way" when they meet in April.
Feb 25, 21:49
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'David Haye is a disgrace to boxing'
Tony Bellew describes David Haye as a "disgrace to boxing" ahead of their heavyweight clash at London's O2 Arena next weekend.
Feb 25, 12:39
WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao smiles during a fan rally at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on April 28, 2015
Bob Arum dismisses Manny Pacquiao, Amir Khan reports
Top Rank promoter Bob Arum brands reports suggesting that Manny Pacquiao will fight Amir Khan in England as "complete bull***t".
Feb 21, 14:24
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye sends out warning to Tony Bellew ahead of upcoming bout
Former heavyweight champion David Haye reiterates that he is in top shape following a stint at a Florida training camp and warns Tony Bellew to expect a "brutal" fight.
Feb 17, 20:18
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye: 'I am happy training in Miami'
David Haye hits out at Tony Bellew for insulting his Miami training camp arrangement, insisting that he will be in great shape for their upcoming fight in March.
Feb 15, 21:37
Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. works out in front of the media at Mayweather Boxing Gym on April 24, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada
Floyd Mayweather Jr urges Conor McGregor to begin negotiations over potential fight
Floyd Mayweather Jr tells Conor McGregor to kickstart negotiations about a big-money bout between the pair.
Feb 15, 09:53
Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after defeating Marcos Maidana by majority decision in their WBC/WBA welterweight unification fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 3, 2014
Floyd Mayweather Jr: 'Conor McGregor fight very close'
Floyd Mayweather Jr says that he is "very, very close" to securing a fight with MMA star Conor McGregor.
Feb 14, 21:13
Promoter Eddie Hearn (l) and James DeGale (r) speak at a press conference to announce that Matchroom Boxing has signed James DeGale at Trinity House on April 10, 2014
Eddie Hearn: 'Errol Spence Jr is tougher than Amir Khan'
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that Errol Spence Jr will provide Kell Brook with a much tougher fight than Amir Khan.
Feb 14, 18:43
Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines fights with Brandon Rios of the U.S. during their 'Clash in Cotai' WBO International Welterweight title bout on November 24, 2013
Twitter followers pick Amir Khan as Manny Pacquiao's next opponent
Amir Khan takes almost half the votes to top a poll run by Manny Pacquiao asking his Twitter followers to decide who he will face next.
Feb 13, 20:35
Hughie Fury during the Tyson Fury media session at the Eddie Davies Football Academy on June 17, 2014
Peter Fury: 'Hughie unlikely to make same mistakes as Tyson'
Hughie Fury will not make the same mistakes as cousin Tyson, according to his father and trainer Peter.
Feb 8, 21:31
Hughie Fury during the Tyson Fury media session at the Eddie Davies Football Academy on June 17, 2014
Duco Events: 'Joseph Parker, Hughie Fury fight could take place in Manchester'
Duco Events director David Higgins says that Manchester could potentially stage the WBO heavyweight title fight between Joseph Parker and Hughie Fury.
Feb 8, 17:25
Team GB's Josh Kelly on May 29, 2015
Josh Kelly turns pro, joins Matchroom Boxing
Team GB's Olympic boxer Josh Kelly turns pro and joins Matchroom Boxing.
Feb 8, 14:50
Promoter Eddie Hearn (l) and James DeGale (r) speak at a press conference to announce that Matchroom Boxing has signed James DeGale at Trinity House on April 10, 2014
Eddie Hearn keen for Callum Smith to fight at Anfield
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that he wants to stage the WBC super-middleweight title clash between Callum Smith and Anthony Dirrell at Anfield.
Feb 4, 12:46
Hughie Fury during the Tyson Fury media session at the Eddie Davies Football Academy on June 17, 2014
New Zealand to stage Joseph Parker, Hughie Fury world title fight
British heavyweight Hughie Fury will travel to New Zealand to face Joseph Parker for his WBO title in April.
Feb 3, 18:11



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