UK Boxing

Kellie Maloney Revealed Sex Change After 'Newspaper Threats'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK Sport

Kellie Maloney, the former boxing promoter Frank Maloney, has revealed she was forced to go public about her sex change operation after two newspapers...

Kellie Maloney Reveals Threats From Newspapers To 'Out' Her

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK

Former boxing promoter Frank Maloney said she chose to reveal she is now living as a woman to a Sunday newspaper because the story would have come out...

Lewis Thought Maloney's Sex Change Was A 'Wind-Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Sport

Lennox Lewis thought former promoter Frank Maloney's decision to undergo a sex change was a "wind-up". Sixty-one-year-old Maloney, who guided Lewis...

Maloney 'Tried To End It All' Before Accepting Herself

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK

Kellie Maloney, the former boxing promoter who was known as Frank, has said her struggle with her secret life as a transsexual had left her suicidal. ...

Boxing Legend Frank Maloney Is Having A Sex Change

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Sport

Former boxing promoter Frank Maloney is undergoing a sex change and now lives as a woman called Kellie, it has been reported. The 61-year-old, who ...

Foxx Set To Enter The Ring As Iron Mike In Film Biopic

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Sport

Jamie Foxx will play Mike Tyson in what promises to be an eventful biopic of the former World Heavyweight Champion of the World. Terence Winter (Th...

Tyson-Sized Teen Boxes Her Way To Seven Stone Weight Loss

Newsteam | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A teenage girl who once weight more than Mike Tyson has turned her life around to lose a seven stone - after taking up boxing. Courtney Clarke weig...

Great Boxing Upsets Recalled By An Avid Fan!

Rob Blakeman | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Many articles on boxing upsets have been written and some of them over time have become diminished or exaggerated... I decided I would list in no particular order, the greatest boxing upsets I have personally witnessed live, that made me literally shake my head in open-mouthed awe!

'The Best Punch Of My Life' - Froch Describes Moment He KOd Groves

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Sport

Carl Froch says the lethal right-hand that knocked out George Groves in the eighth round at Wembley on Saturday was the "best punch of my life". Fr...

Froch KOs Groves In The 8th To Retain IBF And WBA Titles

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK Sport

Carl Froch has retained his IBF and WBA World Super Middleweight title at Wembley Stadium following a sensational knockout of George Groves in the eig...

How Does Groves Plan To KO Froch?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK Sport

George Groves has predicted he will knock Carl Froch out with a left hook at Wembley Stadium on Saturday night. The pair go head to head in front o...

When Is The Froch-Groves Rematch?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Sport

Carl Froch cannot wait to get his hands on arch-rival George Groves again as the WBA and IBF super-middleweight champion cut a mean and moody figure a...

Froch v Groves II: Time To Settle Unfinished Business

Nick Wilby | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

Groves will continue to dazzle in their verbal sparring and Froch will insist that he is unmoved by the words of his arch-nemesis. But until the bell rings on Saturday evening we won't know who has won the most riveting psychological war in boxing history.

Internet Bully Challenges Heavyweight Champ To A Fight. Boxer Agrees.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Tech

Now, we're not condoning violence but there is something very satisfying about this clip. Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder got so fed up with th...

Amir Khan's Marketability Bodes Well for Mayweather Meeting

Tom Mellor | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Sport
Tom Mellor

Two more wins under their belts; two more fighters dispatched; the pool of potential challengers gets ever smaller; Mayweather and Khan are on a collision course.

Poorna Bell

Tried And Tested: Boxing Bootcamp Got My Bum, Tum And Arms In Shape

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Boxing bootcamp can be tough at best, but add a Nike master trainer into the mix and what you have is something so mind-boggling hard it can land you ...

WATCH: Tyson Exits With Fury By Pushing Over Table (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

Tyson Fury made an abrupt exit from Thursday's press conference to preview his rematch with Dereck Chisora, tossing the top table aside and storming o...

WATCH: Froch And Groves Involved In Pre-Fight Spat At Wembley (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Sport

Carl Froch shoved George Groves in the face during a media appearance at Wembley as the tension mounts ahead of their 31 May rematch. Tickets for t...

On This Day In 1964: Cassius Clay Became Muhammad Ali (PICTURES/VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Sport

Fifty years ago today, Elijah Muhammad, the Nation of Islam leader, announced Cassius Clay would be renamed Muhammad Ali. Cassius Clay V Sonny List...

Good News and Bad News for Amir Khan as the Chance to Make Britain Proud Arrives!

Rob Blakeman | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Yesterday, the arrogant but brilliant Pound for Pound Number One fighter in the World, Floyd Mayweather announced that if Britain's Amir Khan wants to...

Is Boxing the Worst Sport for Depression?

David Rivers | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Sport
David Rivers

One book I don't regret asking for last Christmas was the auto-biography of Ricky Hatton, War and Peace. Though not primarily for Boxing reasons, since his last book covered his fighting career all the way to the Mayweather fight, and since then he's only boxed four times.

And The Froch-Groves Rematch Will Be Held At...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Sport

Carl Froch and George Groves' highly anticipated rematch will be held at Wembley on 31 May. Carl Froch Controversially Defeats George Groves In Nin...

Onwards and Upwards

Amir Khan | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Sport
Amir Khan

I genuinely wish Marcos and Floyd all the best for their fight - two great fighters. As a team we have now moved on and are looking at different options. I've been training very hard since my last fight. I'm a fighter who wants to face the very best out there and have never ducked any opponent. I'm focused and ready for my next outing - we currently have a few options on the table at the moment and my team are working alongside Golden Boy Promotions to announce my next fight within the next 10 days.

Boxing Changed My Life

Joe Calzaghe | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Calzaghe

The idea that success comes more easily to some than others, has always made me laugh. Anybody who has reached the pinnacle of their chosen profession has had to work hard for it and you can be sure that somewhere along the line they felt like quitting. I know this because I've been there.

Which Ground Could Stage Froch-Groves II?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Sport

Carl Froch has revealed Nottingham Forest's City Ground is the most likely venue for his eagerly anticipated rematch against George Groves in May. ...