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Zou Shiming dealing with eye problem

By Jim Dower: Chinese star Zou Shiming’s career is up in the air right now due to a left eye problem that he reportedly suffered while on a flight from Beijing, China. Shiming is said to have lost sight out of his left completely. … Read

Hearn says contract sent to Lucas Browne for Whyte fight on Mar.24

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says he’s sent the contract to former WBA heavyweight champion Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne for him to face Dillian Whyte on March 24 at the O2 Arena in London, UK. As soon as Browne, 38, inks the contract and sends it back, the Browne-Whyte fight will be a done deal.… […]

Joe Joyce fighting on Feb.16 in London

By Scott Gilfoid: 2016 Olympic super heavyweight silver medalist Joe ‘Juggernaut’ Joyce (1-0, 1 KOs) will be making his second pro fight on February 16 against an opponent still to be determined at York Hall in London, England. … Read

David Benavidez vs. Ronald Gavril 2 on Feb.17

By Tim Royner: WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (19-0, 17 KOs) will be defending his title against #5 WBC Ronald Gavril (18-2, 14 KOs) in a rematch on February 17 on the undercard of the Danny Garcia vs. Brandon Rios card on Showtime Boxing in Las Vegas, Nevada. … Read

Dillian Whyte says Lucas Browne fight official for Mar.24

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian ‘The Body Snatcher’ Whyte (22-1, 16 KOs) says his fight with former WBA heavyweight champion Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne (25-0, 22 KOs) is done for March 24 at the O2 Arena in London, UK. However, there still hasn’t been an official announcement by Whyte’s promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport to […]

Adam Booth raves about Josh Kelly

By Scott Gilfoid: Trainer Adam Booth say he sees welterweight prospect Josh Kelly (5-0, 4 KOs) as the best fighter he’s ever trained before. This is a high compliment from Booth, because he’s trained a lot of guys like David Haye, who has captured world titles in 2 divisions. … Read

Arum has BIG plans for Jerwin Ancajas in 2018

By Chris Williams: Bob Arum says he’s signed IBF World super flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas (28-1-1, 19 KOs) to a 3-fight deal with his Top Rank company, and he plans on making a star out of the hard hitting Filipino. If Ancajas, 25, wins his 3 fights in 2018, Arum says he’ll sign him up […]

Terry Flanagan vs. Maurice Hooker close for Apr.14

By Marcus Richardson: A fight between former WBO lightweight champion Terry Flanagan (33-0, 13 KOs) and #1 WBO Maurice Hooker (20-0-3, 16 KOs) is close to being finalized for April 14 for the vacant WBO light welterweight title, according to Dan Rafael. The Flanagan vs. Hooker fight will take place in the UK. … Read

Lawrence Okolie vs. Isaac Chamberlain on Feb.3

By Scott Gilfoid: In a domestic level scrap, a fight between unbeaten cruiserweight prospects Lawrence Okolie (7-0, 6 KOs) and Isaac Chamberlain (9-0, 4 KOs) was officially announced on Tuesday for February 3 at the O2 Arena in London, UK. … Read

Avni Yildirim vs. Attila Korda – Results

By Jim Dower: #9 WBC super middleweight contender Avni Yildirim (17-1, 11 KOs) got back on the winning track in stopping 40-year-old Hungarian journeyman Attila Korda (13-7, 10 KOs) the 1st round of a scheduled 8 round fight last Saturday night at the Messehalle, in Bayern, Germany. … Read

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