Boxing News - Latest Headlines


Charles Martin

Charles Martin stops Mike Marrone; Avalos and Rodriguez also win

By Jim Dower: In an impressive win tonight, former IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin (25-1-1, 23 KOs) made quick work of 31-year-old journeyman Mike Marrone (21-8, 15 KOs) in stopping him in the 1st round on Tuesday night on Premier Boxing Champions on Fox FS1 at the Rapides Coliseum in Alexandria, Louisiana. … Read

Charles Martin fights on April 25; Tomasz Adamek resuming career – News

By Jim Dower: Former IBF heavyweight world champion Charles Martin (23-1-1, 21 KOs) is ready to resume his boxing career after a year out of the ring when he faces 37-year-old journeyman Byron Polley (30-20-1, 13 KOs) next Tuesday on April 25 in a scheduled 10 round fight at the Fitzgerald’s Casino & Hotel in […]

Charles Martin’s ring return possible for September

By Allan Fox: Former IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin (23-1-1 21 KOs) will be resuming his once promising career possibly in September against the likes of Gerald Washington, Dominic Breazeale, Travis Kauffman or Eric Molina, according to RingTV. Martin, 30, was knocked out in the 2nd round last April by Anthony Joshua in London, England. […]

Joshua-Martin averages 275K viewers on Showtime

By Scott Gilfoid: The April 9 title fight between IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin (23-1-1, 21 KOs) and Great Britain’s Anthony Joshua (16-0, 16 KOs) failed to bring in a lot of viewers on Showtime for their fight at the O2 Arena in London, UK. The Martin-Joshua fight was televised in the States and it […]

Dillian Whyte not impressed with Charles Martin’s performance

By Scott Gilfoid: Heavyweight talent Dillian Whyte had the chance to see last Saturday’s fight between IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin and Anthony Joshua, and he came away from the experience disappointed in what he saw from the previously unbeaten 29-year-old Martin. Whyte feels that Martin just came to give away his IBF crown, and […]

David Haye: I really want to fight Anthony Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Former two division world champion David Haye (27-2, 25 KOs) worked Anthony Joshua’s fight last Saturday night for Sky Sports, and Haye saw nothing in his performance against IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin (23-1-1, 21 KOs) for him to be afraid of him. In fact, Haye is now more motivated than ever […]

Tyson Fury: Joshua looked slow and ponderous in the ring

By Scott Gilfoid: While many of Anthony Joshua’s fans were crowing like a yard full of roosters after Joshua’s win over IBF heavyweight champion Charles Martin (23-1-1, 21 KOs) last Saturday night, IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury wasn’t one of them. Fury wasn’t impressed with what he saw from the 26-year-old Joshua in his two-knockdown […]

Charles Martin: I got hit with a right hand I didn’t see

By Scott Gilfoid: Charles Martin (23-1-1, 21 KOs) says he didn’t see the right hand that dropped him for his first knockdown of his 2nd round stoppage loss to Anthony Joshua (16-0, 16 KOs) last Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, UK. This wasn’t a good fight. I don’t like how the fight […]

Anthony Joshua defeats Charles Martin

William Hill reported big money on Anthony Joshua just before the new IBF world champion defeated Charles Martin on Saturday night at the O2. The bookmakers, who sponsored the fight, took a £45,000 bet on AJ at odds of 2/9 and two other bets of £20,000 at the same odds. The firm also reported a […]

Anthony Joshua beats Charles Martin

The undefeated knockout artist blasted defending champion Charles Martin in the second round to capture the IBF belt on Saturday in front of a rousing hometown crowd at The O2 in London on SHOWTIME BOXING INTERNATIONAL. Joshua, who kept his perfect KO record in tact to advance to 16-0 with 16 KOs, earned a heavyweight […]

The views expressed in all articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of BoxingNews24 or its affiliates.

Privacy Statement l Back to top of page l Cookies Policy l Boxing Resources l Contact Us