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DeGale vs. Healy on June 27th – News

By Scott Gilfoid: The latest and not necessarily the greatest of the flawed British fighters to emerge recently from the UK James DeGale (2-0, 1 KOs) will be getting back in the ring against journeyman Ciaran Healy (10-10-1, 2 KOs)on June 27th on the undercard of Amir Khan vs. WBA light welterweight champion Andriy Kotelnik.… […]

DeGale Overwhelms Kubin, But Still Doesn’t Look Impressive

By Nate Anderson: Undefeated British 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist James DeGale (2-0, 1 KOs) stopped Jindrich Kubin (5-1, 3 KOs) in the 1st round last night at the Odyssey Arena, in Belfast, Ireland. DeGale, 23, had the perfect opponent for him to look good against, a fighter with an unbeaten record, but little power or […]

DeGale Looking to Impress; Rogan vs. Sexton This Friday – News

By William Mackay: 2008 middleweight Gold Medalist for Britain James DeGale (1-0) is looking to put in an impressive performance in his next bout on Friday night against Jindrich Kubin (5-0, 3 KOs) at the Odyssey Arena, in Belfast, Ireland. DeGale, 23, was disappointed with his performance from three months ago in a four round […]

News – Cooper Wants Hatton to Retire; DeGale vs. Kubin on May 15th

By Jason Kim: You can add Sir Henry Cooper to the ever growing list of former boxing stars that want Ricky Hatton (45-2, 32 KOs) to hang up the gloves and retire from the sport according to the Sportinglife. Copper, 75, said “Ricky should retire. He’s got the tell-tale signs now,” referring to Hatton’s two […]

Is DeGale Another Bust?

By Sean McDaniel: After his first fight as a professional, former 2008 middleweight Gold Medalist for Britain James DeGale (1-0) finds himself already facing a tremendous amount of criticism after fighting poorly in his four-round defeat of Vepkhia Tchilaia (9-9, 5 KOs) at the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham, West Midlands. DeGale, 23, won all four […]

DeGale Defeats Tchilaia, Fails To Impress

By Jim Dower: Former 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist James DeGale (1-0) got off on the right track in his pro career on Saturday night defeating Georgian Vepkhia Tchilaia (9-9, 5 KOs) by a four-round referee’s decision at the National Indoor Arena, in Birmingham, West Midlands. Referee Howard John Foster scored it 40-36, giving all four […]

George Destroys Ballogou; Dunne-Cordoba, DeGale-Tchilaia – News

NEW YORK – Light-heavyweight contender Shaun George entered his bout with Jaffa Ballogou intent on sending the division a message it could not ignore. It took him only 86 seconds to accomplish his mission, finishing off “The African Assassin” in spectacular fashion in New York City’s BB King Blues Club & Grill.… Read

Skelton-Rogan, DeGale-Tshilaia; Abraham Wants Pavlik – News

2008 Olympians James DeGale, Frankie Gavin and Billy Joe Saunders are mint – and it’s official! The terrific trio will all be presented with a special limited edition medal at the prestigious Birmingham Mint next Wednesday ahead of their professional debuts in the city on Saturday night.… Read

Gethin-Watson, DeGale-Tchilaia, Elcock-Macklin, Fury – News

Matthew Macklin insists that he won’t be drawn into a war of words with ex trainer Paddy Lynch ahead of his British title challenge next month. Macklin will go head to head with reigning middleweight champ Wayne Elcock in an all Birmingham clash, which is being billed as “The Battle of Brum”. The mouth watering […]

DeGale vs. Tchilaia on February 28th

By Jason Kim: James DeGale, the former 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist in the middleweight division for Britain in Beijing, will be making his appearance as a professional on February 28th against 21-year-old Georgian Vepkhia Tchilaia (9-8, 5 KOs) at the National Indoor Arena, in Birmingham, West Midlands. DeGale, 23, now promoted by Frank Warren, has […]

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