Tony Bellew v David Haye: New Date Set First it was golf’s Dustin Johnson; now Londoner David Haye has joined the American, to make it two high-profile sports stars who have picked up an injury falling down a flight of stairs in 2017. Perhaps start using the lifts, chaps? Haye’s ….
Eubank Faces Hostile Crowd Against Yildirim British boxer Chris Eubank Jr might have been odds-on at online sports betting sites to win his World Boxing Super Series quarterfinal against Avni Yildirim in Stuttgart, but he was not the crowd favourite. Although born in Turkey, Yildirim is based in Germany as ….
WBSS’s Briedis-Perez in Busy Boxing Saturday There’s a fair bit of boxing on this Saturday to entertain Kiwi online betting fans, starting with the third World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight quarter-final in the Riga Arena in Latvia. Mairis Briedis, the 32-year-old Latvian WBC cruiserweight champion, takes on 31-year-old Cuban-born Irishman ….
Gennady Golovkin Retains Middleweight Crown Gennady Golovkin has retained his middleweight title with a controversial draw against challenger Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night. An extremely skewed set of judge’s scores completely overshadowed what was actually a brilliant display of boxing at the middleweight showdown in Las Vegas. Played out at ….
Golovkin vs Alvarez Ends in Controversy It was supposed to be a super-fight. It was supposed to allow Gennady Golovkin to add Canelo Alvarez’s Ring magazine and lineal titles to his WBA (Super), IBO, WBC and IBF middleweight titles, leaving only the WBO belt for the Kazakhstani champ to chase ….
Smith Wins WBSS Quarter-Final against Skoglund It wasn’t pretty; in fact, it was bloody and scrappy, but Callum Smith did enough to beat Sweden’s Erik Skoglund in their super-middleweight World Boxing Super Series 2017-18 quarter-final on Saturday night. The youngest of four boxing brothers, undefeated Smith was the odds-on favourite ….
Billy Joe Saunders Finally Returns To The Ring Billy Joe Saunders will be making a second defence of his WBO middleweight title at London’s Copper Box Arena come September 16th – this time against Willie Monroe Jr. Saunders, who hasn’t been in the boxing ring with an opponent since December ….
Oleksandr Usyk Odds-On Against Marco Huck Reigning WBO champion Oleksandr Usyk is the massive odds-on favourite to beat hard-punching Marco Huck in their World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) inaugural bout in Berlin on Saturday. The Ukrainian is being offered at best odds of $0.70, dropping to worst options of $0.01. ….
A Lot To Look Forward To 2017 is shaping up to be a great year for boxing – despite concerns that the sport has lost its appeal. The role that the Money Fight has played in the build-up of excitement and renewal of passion for the sport cannot be denied ….
Undefeated Is The Word Another big one approaches: Terence Crawford vs. Julius Indongo, in Nebraska. Both men are undefeated champions. This – the undefeated factor – seems to be the making of real magic, as attested to by the absolute hype around the Mayweather/McGregor spectacle ahead of August 26. “The ….