Professional Boxing

Did Vitali Klitschko Retire to Avoid a Fight With David Haye?

Rob Blakeman | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Anyway, I don't believe Klitschko isn't brave-he's proved it many times but having watched David Haye's savage sparring sessions recently leading up the Fury fight that unfortunately didn't happen I wouldn't blame Vitali for bowing out.

Christmas Comes Early as Amir Khan't Lose

Rob Blakeman | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

In a career more mysterious than Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease average boxer Amir Khan appears to have secured a $10'000'000 dollar payday with a fight against boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. How can he possibly deserve this chance having lost two of his last four fights?

Followng In Father's Footsteps: Chris Eubank Jr

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Sport

His father thrilled and infuriated boxing fans and non-fans alike, and now Chris Eubank Jr looks set to bring the family name to a new generation of f...

Haye Vs Chisora - A Shameful Day for British Boxing

John Wight | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport
John Wight

The debacle of a 'press conference' which followed the announcement that Dereck 'Del Boy' Chisora is to fight David Haye at West Ham's Upton Park on 14 July bore all the hallmarks of a freak show rather than an upcoming boxing bout...

Dereck Chisora Should be Banned From Boxing for Life

John Wight | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK
John Wight

If the sport of boxing is to retain a shred of credibility and integrity after the shameful scenes in Munich at the weekend, before and after the heavyweight title fight between reigning champion Vitali Klitschko and challenger Dereck 'Del Boy' Chisora, Dereck Chisora must be given a lifetime ban.

Angelo Dundee Dead: Trainer Who Stopped Henry Cooper Beating Muhammad Ali Dies

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK

Angelo Dundee, the boxing trainer who lead Muhammad Ali to glory has died at the age of 90. He is thought to have died of a heart attack after suf...

Amir Khan and the Importance of Grace in Defeat

John Wight | Posted 11.02.2012 | UK
John Wight

The outpouring of protest by Amir Khan and his camp over the second defeat of his professional career by Washington's Lamont Peterson has demeaned a f...