When Conor McGregor tried out boxing

“FOR everything to stay the same, everything must change.” Used to set the scene for a tale about the decline of a family of...

Boxing News at Five: McGregor wants to fight Pacquiao at Allegiant...

ALL the talk this week, the week of his next UFC fight, has been of Conor McGregor returning to the boxing ring to fight Manny Pacquiao...

Frankie Gavin announces retirement at the age of 33 and considers...

TO nobody’s real surprise, Frankie Gavin, 2007 World amateur champion and beaten by Kell Brook in a world-title challenge in the pros, has retired at 33. The...

Boxing News at Five: Whyte says Joshua is fighting scared, and...

DILLIAN WHYTE believes Anthony Joshua, his long-time British rival, is now fighting with caginess and seems worried about getting hit following a seventh-round stoppage...

Why Deontay Wilder must be an early favourite against Tyson Fury

WHEN analysing the outcome of a rematch there’s two things to be considered before all others: What happened in the first fight and what’s...

Bunce Diaries: Kell Brook and Kid Galahad shine

IN a ring at the 12×3 gym in Paddington last week it looked more like a rehearsal for a flamboyant modern dance scene than...

Sugar Ray Leonard-Marvin Hagler II and nine other rematches that SHOULD...

AFTER their compelling and controversial draw in December 2018, Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury will rematch on February 22. The fighters wanted it and...

Claressa Shields wins third world title in 10th bout but, for...

CLARESSA SHIELDS won new world belts in a third weight class – the vacant WBO and WBC super-welterweight titles – when she beat Croatia’s...

Boxing News at Five: Ruiz Jnr and Robles have kept their...

THERE wasn’t much communication before his loss to Anthony Joshua, there was even less of it during the fight itself, and now, a month...

Boxing News at Five: Whyte wants Povetkin in April, Brook says...

IF it seems like Dillian Whyte is approaching the second or third chapter of his professional career it’s for good reason. Whyte, who has suffered...