David Haye will be back in the ring

David Haye intends to get back into ring in December as he targets a return from the Achilles injury suffered in his heavyweight defeat to Tony Bellew. Haye needed surgery in the wake of the bruising contest against Bellew in April, which saw the Achilles problem hamper the former two-weight world champion from the sixth […]

Anthony Crolla beaten in rematch

Anthony Crolla acknowledged he was beaten by the better man as Jorge Linares put on a classy performance to retain the WBA lightweight title at the Manchester Arena. The Mancunian was bidding to win back the crown he lost to Linares at the same venue six months ago, but was totally outclassed on Saturday night. […]

Tyson Fury back in sparring

Tyson Fury took part in his first sparring session for over a year in Manchester on Tuesday. The former unified heavyweight world champion has not fought since November 2015, but is targeting a return to the ring in the coming months. Fury has been battling back to full fitness in the past several months and […]

Mexican Alvarez withdraws from Golovkin rematch

(Reuters) – A rematch between Kazakhstan’s world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez scheduled for May 5 has been canceled following the Mexican’s positive test for the banned substance Clenbuterol, fight promoters said on Tuesday. Alvarez, who blamed contaminated beef that he consumed in Mexico for the test result, withdrew from the fight […]

Floyd Mayweather to Train Soulja Boy

Even after retiring from boxing, it appears that Floyd Mayweather can’t stay away from the sport that he loves. In light of Chris Brown and Soulja Boy’s online feud, Mayweather has agreed to train the “Crank Dat” rapper in preparation for his bout with the R&B crooner. His decision to align himself with Soulja Boy […]

How professional boxing’s scoring system works?

The subjective nature of judging professional boxing bouts has resulted in many disputed decisions1 leading to accusations of judging incompetence and corruption.2 This article will explain how professional boxing’s most popular scoring system works, before analysing the perceived benefits and weakness of the system with reference to some “bad” decisions. Finally, consideration will be given […]

7 Reasons why you need to start doing boxing

If you’re looking for a new way of staying in shape, boxing could be the answer. While on the surface, a brutal and difficult looking sport, in reality, the sculpting, co-ordination and stamina required to box could benefit us all. Health clubs up and down the country offer boxercise and box fit classes for beginners, […]

Boxing- The real life experience

I was visiting Los Angeles a while back when a friend invited me to the boxing gym he trains at. I’d never boxed before and I love to experiment with new sports. Plus, the gym, Wild Card Boxing, is semi-legendary. It’s run by superstar trainer Freddie Roach and it’s where former “Fighter of the Decade” Manny Pacquiao frequently […]