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Fighting Fit, a brand-new health and fitness series produced by Matchroom Boxing and Sky Sports, will land on TV screens this week, with the box set available via Sky Sports On Demand from Monday April 6.

Some years ago around the boxing scene I used to often hear this view, if you win an ABA title, you have a good chance of having a successful professional career.

England Boxing-affiliated clubs are appealing for the nation’s support to #KOCOVID19 and keep clubs running after the Coronavirus shutdown comes to an end.

The Val Barker Trophy was first awarded at the Olympic Games in Berlin in 1936, with Barker presenting it to American Louis Laurie, a bronze medallist in the flyweight division.

Boxers representing Great Britain have won 18 gold medals (16 men, 2 women) between 1908 and 2016 ad we look at those who have come good over these years.

Anthony Joshua’s defence of his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO world heavyweight titles against mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev has been postponed, it has been announced.

In recent times we have had two Olympic gold medalists at super-heavyweight level – Audley Harrison at Sydney 2000 and Anthony Joshua at London 2012.

Anthony Yarde’s father has died of coronavirus, the British light-heavyweight has said.

In light of the constantly changing landscape worldwide, the IOC Boxing Task Force (BTF) has decided to suspend the current Boxing Road to Tokyo European qualifier in London, Great Britain, and subsequent Americas and final world qualifiers scheduled to take place in May.

Due to the changing situation with Coronavirus and concerns for public, athlete and volunteer welfare the IOC Boxing Task Force (BTF) has decided the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena will take place behind closed doors from today.

Lightweight Caroline Dubois won her opening bout of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Caroline Dubois will represent GB Boxing in the first bout of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event which gets underway at the Copper Box Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London today.

The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event in London has confirmed that the event will start as planned this weekend, following the latest advice provided by the Government and Public Health England on the Coronavirus situation.

Boxing: More success for Bassi

Friday, March 6, 2020

Clayhall’s Inder Singh Bassi celebrated his second win as a professional at Bethnal Green’s York Hall.

Gator ABC youngsters had a busy weekend, with no shortage of success in the ring.

Jeff Jones recalls the memories from his east London upbringing which sparked a lifelong fascination with his local boxing scene and culminated in his debut book East End Born & Bled: The Remarkable Story of Boxing in London.

Tickets for the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic Qualifying event in London are now on sale at www.seetickets.com.

Gator ABC’s Jamal Berleen kept up his winning streak as he wrapped up 2019 with another victory.

Gator ABC hosted a boxing show last Saturday at the North Romford Community Centre to raise funds for the club.

Gator ABC were represented by four boxers in the National ABA Youth Finals held in Hayes last weekend.

A brutal KO stretched Ilford’s Conor Benn’s unbeaten run at the O2 Arena on Saturday.

Welcome to live coverage of tonight’s boxing at the O2 Arena. Dereck Chisora and Lawrence Okolie are in action.

Gator ABC had a successful start to the new season, picking up four wins out of a possible five.

A series of workshops aimed at coaches who want to make boxing at their clubs more inclusive is being launched later this year.

Local cruiserweight rivals Lawrence Okolie and Wadi Camacho fought for British and Commonwealth belts in March, not get new title bouts against unbeaten rivals.

Anthony Yarde was beaten – and then boosted – by WBO light-heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev after a thrilling title battle in Russia on Saturday.

Britain’s Anthony Yarde produced a brave fight against Sergey Kovalev before being knocked out in the 11th round of their WBO light-heavyweight title fight in Chelyabinsk on Saturday night.

Conor Benn will headline his first ever show at the legendary York Hall in Bethnal Green next month.

The latest news from the Gator ABC club

The latest news from Gator ABC

The latest boxing news from Redbridge

Conor Benn triumphed last weekend, while Hamzah Sheeraz returns to ring on Saturday

Ilfor super middleweight to return to the ring at Wembley’s SSE Arena on April 27

Conor Benn is itching to get back under the bright lights after recovering from a hand injury that has kept him out of the ring since his explosive rematch with Frenchman Cedrick Peynaud in July 2018.

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