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ASKIN: OKOLIE'S GETTING KNOCKED OUT - THIS ISN'T GOING TO POINTS

Tuesday 18th September 2018
Matchroom Boxing

Matty Askin is predicting an early night for Lawrence Okolie when the rivals collide for the British Cruiserweight title at Wembley Stadium, this Saturday September 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in the US. The Blackpool man has been preparing for his crunch showdown with Rio Olympian and rising AJ Boxing star Okolie by spending time away from his partner and son in his dad's caravan in Eccleston, Lancashire,…

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UNBEATEN GILLEY GETS JOB DONE IN CONVINCING FASHION

Saturday 15th September 2018
THOMAS LYONS

Walthamstow's 5-0 undefeated Super-Welterweight prospect, Sam Gilley continued his winning record with an impressive whitewash of William Warburton at York Hall, Bethnal Green to get proceeding underway on the Steve Goodwin 'Brawl in the Hall' show on Saturday…

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CANELO-GGG REMATCH PREDICTIONS FROM THE WOTV TEAM

Saturday 15th September 2018
Thomas Lyons

Ahead of the highly-anticipated rematch that will end every ounce of controversy from the first encounter, which left boxing fans around the world disgusted by the decision to call the fight an even draw. Months later, the pound-for-pound Mexican star tested positive…

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USYK AND BELLEW COLLIDE IN HISTORIC UNDISPUTED CRUISERWEIGHT CLASH

Friday 14th September 2018
Matchroom Boxing

Undisputed Cruiserweight World Champion Oleksandr Usyk will defend his WBC, IBF, WBA, WBO and Ring Magazine belts against Tony Bellew at Manchester Arena on November 10, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in the US. Pound-for-pound star Usyk made history by outclassing Murat Gassiev to become the first Cruiserweight to hold all four recognised belts, following his…

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'Coolhand' must keep a cool head in Mendy rematch

Thursday 13th September 2018
THOMAS LYONS

Nearly three years ago since 2012 Olympic Gold medallist Luke Campbell (18-2, 15 KOs) lost, in his first major step up, against France's Yvan Mendy at the O2 Aren in London. Mendy has made over double the appearances in a boxing ring that the Hull man has and steps up to fringe world level, securing himself a WBC final eliminator with his WBC Silver Lightweight title on the line here. Campbell, who suffered a second defeat to pound-for-pound star Jorge Linares at the Forum in California,…

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EARLY CHRISTMAS CRACKER AT THE COPPERBOX- RYDER SEALS WORLD TITLE ELIMINATOR WITH SIROTKIN

Thursday 13th September 2018
THOMAS LYONS

With the new boxing season well underway, the action returns to the Copper box Arena on October 27, for another cracking night of championship boxing, featuring a potential fight of the year between Ted Cheeseman (14-0, 9KOs) and awkward and tricky customer Asinia 'DGHOST' Byfield, who failed to turn up to today's highly anticipated press conference in London, announcing the Eddie Hearn promoted show. Top of the bill sees John Ryder face…

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Last-chance saloon for Price at Wembley

Thursday 13th September 2018
Matchroom Boxing

David Price will take on Sergey Kuzmin for the WBA Inter-Continental Heavyweight title on the undercard of Anthony Joshua vs. Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium Connected by EE on September 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office and DAZN in the US. Price rocked former World Champion Povetkin before succumbing to a stoppage defeat last time out at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff in March and knows it is last-chance saloon against the Russian's countryman Kuzmin. The Liverpool man is determined to prove that he can still mix it with the best in the Heavyweight division on the biggest stage of all and a win against 12-0 Kuzmin…

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October 13: Welterweight Champion Terence Crawford to Make Hometown Title Defense Against Jose Benavidez Jr. on ESPN

Tuesday 11th September 2018
Top Rank

Crawford to defend WBO title at the CHI Health Center Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska Tickets go on sale Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 10 a.m. CST. OMAHA, Neb. (Sept. 6, 2018) - Terence "Bud" Crawford will return to the scene of many of his greatest professional triumphs intent on stopping a man who has repeatedly lobbied for a fight. Crawford will make the first defense of his WBO welterweight world title against Jose Benavidez Jr. on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the CHI Health Center Omaha (formerly the CenturyLink Center).…

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UNDISPUTED CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPION OLEKSANDR USYK AND K2 PROMOTIONS SIGN MULTI-FIGHT DEAL WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

Tuesday 11th September 2018
Matchroom Boxing

Undisputed Cruiserweight World Champion Oleksandr Usyk has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing. The pound-for-pound star will team up with Matchroom Boxing alongside K2 Promotions with his next fight to be shown live on streaming giant DAZN and Sky Sports. Ukrainian Cruiserweight king Usyk took the WBO and WBC belts into the World Boxing Super Series final against Murat Gassiev in July, where a 12-round masterclass earned him the IBF, WBA and Ring Magazine belts too. In comprehensively outclassing Gassiev, the London 2012 Olympic gold medallist created history by becoming the first man in the Cruiserweight division to hold all four recognised World titles at one time. …

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IRISH STAR JONO CARROLL SIGNS WITH MATCHROOM BOXING

Tuesday 11th September 2018
Matchroom Boxing

Unbeaten Super-Featherweight targets winner of Farmer vs. Tennyson. The unbeaten Super-Featherweight talent turned in arguably the performance of his career in June when he halted Declan Geraghty over nine brutal rounds in Belfast to retain his IBF Intercontinental title. With IBF World Champion Tevin Farmer making the first defence of his title against Belfast's James Tennyson on Matchroom Boxing USA's October 20 Boston card, Carroll now appears to be a step closer to his World title dream. "I feel the World title shot has been coming a long time," said Carroll. "In my head, Tevin Farmer and James Tennyson are just fighting for my belt anyway. It's already mine. "If…

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