Posted on 29 May 2013 in LIVE on BoxNation
The Channel of Champions BoxNation catches up with British Lightweight ChampionMartin Gethin ahead of his clash in the IBF World Title Eliminator against Panama'sAmmeth Diaz on Friday.
Posted on 29 May 2013 in Interviews
Having worked tirelessly at the coalface of the sport for many years, Black Country fight addict Errol Johnson finally gets a taste of the 'Big Time' this Friday. At a show that Errol co-promotes at Walsall Town Hall, Martin Gethin, the lightweight that he's moulded since primary school days, locks horns with Ammeth Diaz of Panama in a final eliminator for the IBF world title.
It's been a quite remarkable season for Walsall lightweight Martin Gethin. Despite having held a pro licence for almost eight years when the 2012-13 campaign kicked off last September, the 29 year old known as 'The Quiet Man' was still to land at domestic title level.
Rotherham star Neil Dawson takes on Chris Keane this Friday night at the Walsall Town Hall with the WBO International Cruiserweight title on the line. Glyn Evans speaks to Dawson ahead of the big fight that features as chief support to Martin Gethin's IBF World Lightweight Title Eliminator against Ammeth Diaz, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546). Join at www.boxnation.com
Midland Area cruiserweight king Chris Keane is a fighter who prefers to let his fists do his talking. But the heavily muscled 27-year-old gets a great opportunity to make a huge statement to the trade on Friday evening when he squares up against Rotherham dangerman Neil Dawson over 10 rounds for the WBO International crown at the Walsall Town Hall.
Posted on 25 May 2013 by Frank Warren in Frank Warren's Column: The Sun
I'm backing Britain's Carl Froch to exact clinical revenge over Mikkel Kessler when the gladiators collide for the IBF and WBA super-middleweight belts at London's O2 Arena this evening.
Posted on 24 May 2013 in Press Releases
Frankie Gavin and Denton Vassell's British and Commonwealth Welterweight showdown will headline promoter Frank Warren's show at the Liverpool Olympia on Friday 28th June.
I make this statement in relation to the outrageous and defamatory statements which have been made about me by Deontay Wilder. On 9 May I announced the Wilder v Chisora fight, which was to take place on Saturday 15th June at Wembley Arena. There was a deal reached with Wilder's representative, Eric Gomez, and my matchmaker Dean Powell for that fight to take place.
Big-hitting heavyweight Dereck Chisora will now headline a multi-title show at Wembley Arena on Saturday 20th July after promoter Frank Warren announced today that he has rescheduled the show from Saturday 15th June.
The purse offer for the highly anticipated British Middleweight title showdown between champion Billy Joe Saunders and John Ryder was won by Andy Ayling on behalf of Queensberry Promotions at the British Boxing Board of Control's Cardiff headquarters earlier today.