Funeral details for Mersey boxing stalwart Ernie Lawrence – Liverpool Echo

Funeral details for Mersey boxing stalwart Ernie Lawrence – Liverpool Echo

Merseyside boxing is in mourning following the passing of one of the city’s most respected and influential figures. Ernie Lawrence, founder of Lodge Lane ABC, a coach at Wavertree, Roseheath, Halewood and Golden Gloves boxing clubs and the man in the middle for hundreds of bouts involving some of the region’s most celebrated fighters, passed […]

Photos: Mario Barrios, Richard Zamora – Set For Showdown – BoxingScene.com

Photos: Mario Barrios, Richard Zamora – Set For Showdown – BoxingScene.com

WBA Super Featherweight World Champion Gervonta Davis and former world champion Hugo Ruiz went face-to-face Friday at the official weigh-in before they go toe-to-toe this Saturday night in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® from Dignity Health Sports Park, formerly StubHub Center, in Carson, Calif. and presented by Premier Boxing Champions. (Dave Mandell, Sean Ham). […]

Canelo Allowed To Hold Both WBA Belts, Per New Order – BoxingScene.com

Canelo Allowed To Hold Both WBA Belts, Per New Order – BoxingScene.com

The World Boxing Association (WBA) Championships Committee has issued a ruling that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will be recognized as WBA champion at middleweight and super middleweight. Canelo won the WBA and WBC middleweight titles in September 2018, when he defeated Gennady Golovkin by majority decision, and he will defend the titles on May 4th in a unification against Daniel […]

Kyotaro Fujimoto talks Anthony Joshua and title ambitions – SkySports

Kyotaro Fujimoto talks Anthony Joshua and title ambitions – SkySports

By Richard Damerell and Kajiura Takuma Last Updated: 06/02/19 6:18am Japan’s leading heavyweight contender, Kyotaro Fujimoto, tells Sky Sports about world title ambitions, aiming for Anthony Joshua, and his colourful image. Twenty victories have pushed the 32-year-old into the WBO’s top ten, but he is jostling for position in a packed division that is ruled […]