The good fight

The good fight

Don’t miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here MATT FARRAGO has braved the New York rain to meet me at Morris Park Boxing Club in the East Bronx. For the previous few weeks, the President of Ring 10, a non profit boxing charity, and I have swapped […]

Mary Kom-led Indian boxers to train in Italy, Ireland for Asian Games

Mary Kom-led Indian boxers to train in Italy, Ireland for Asian Games

Mary Kom-led Indian boxers to train in Italy, Ireland for Asian Games News 19 May 2018, 21:04 IST Share Options × Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit Google+ Email New Delhi, May 19 (PTI) The legendary M C Mary Kom will lead a star-studded Indian women’s boxing team’s training stint in Italy as part of the preparation […]

Tyson Fury reveals why he turned down Eddie Hearn for boxing comeback

Tyson Fury reveals why he turned down Eddie Hearn for boxing comeback

It’s only May but it’s already been a very noteworthy year for heavyweight boxing. The championships dominate the scene, naturally, with Anthony Joshua beating Joseph Parker to add the WBO title to his IBF, IBO, and WBA (Super) belts in late March. Deontay Wilder, the holder of the remaining elite heavyweight WBC belt, had stopped […]

Adonis Stevenson faces a real challenge (finally) in Badou Jack

Adonis Stevenson faces a real challenge (finally) in Badou Jack

Next month will be the fifth anniversary of the explosive start of Adonis Stevenson’s light heavyweight world championship reign. He won a sanctioning organization belt and the lineal title in sensational fashion when he used his vaunted left hand — what he calls his “Superman” punch — to knock out Chad Dawson in just 76 […]

Lahore win Punjab Open Inter-Division Boxing Championship

Lahore win Punjab Open Inter-Division Boxing Championship

LAHORE: Lahore won the Punjab Open Inter-Division Boxing Championship bagging 16 gold medals at the Nishtar Park Sports Complex Gymnasium here on Tuesday. Faisalabad with three gold medals and DG Khan with two golds finished runners-up and third respectively. In the women’s competitions, Lahore’s Rabia Basri, Tahira Warsi and Arzoo Ashraf clinched gold medals in […]

Sick Cleverly cancels WBO defence

Sick Cleverly cancels WBO defence

Nathan Cleverly has been forced to withdraw from his WBO light-heavyweight title defence against Robin Krasniqi due to illness. The Welsh star was set to face the Kosovan on 28 April at the Royal Albert Hall, London, but has been unable to train for his fourth title defence. “I’ve been unable to train because I’ve […]