• Alfie Price

    Alfie Price wins pro debut in style

    March 11, 2018Alfie Price

    Hoddesdon lightweight Alfie Price kicks off pro career with a shutout points win in Kings Cross on March 10. Second time around, having weighed in on March 2nd for his original pro debut date, Alfie Price (1-0) got his paid career off to a flying start with a points win over Liam Richards (12-46) at the Camden Centre on March 10 on a British Warriors Boxing event. Originally due to makes his pro bow on Frank Warren’s Box Academy event at the York Hall on the first weekend in March, Price was left bitterly disappointed when his opponent failed to show. The 23-year-old had already weighed in and was refuelling in Nandos with his team when he got the call confirming his scheduled fight was cancelled. Manager Mo Prior managed to...
  • Tommy Langford v Jack Arnfield

    Tommy Langford: Jack Arnfield fight the perfect career boost

    February 16, 2018Tommy Langford

    Tommy Langford says a win over Jack Arnfield would be the perfect career boost after losing his unbeaten record last year. The British middleweight champion makes a first defence on the undercard of WBA world super-middleweight champion George Groves' clash with Chris Eubank Jr at Manchester Arena on Saturday. Langford (19-1, 6 KOs), 28, from Birmingham, is hoping that a victory over Arnfield (25-2, 6 KOs) will improve his world ranking after he was stopped in the fifth round by Georgia's New York-based Avtandil Khurtsidze in April last year. "Beating Arnfield will put me up into the IBF and WBA top ten rankings and if the world title opportunity arises I will take it, or go for the European title," Langford told ESPN. "I nee...
  • Tommy Langford BLK

    EXCLUSIVE ANNOUNCEMENT: BLK Sport sign Tommy Langford as their UK ambassador

    February 16, 2018Tommy Langford

    EXCLUSIVE ANNOUNCEMENT: BLK Sport sign British middleweight champion Tommy Langford as their UK ambassador for boxing. BLK Sport will be Langford's official kit supplier. Tommy's official team wear will be sold exclusively on
  • Alexander Rhodes Associates

    Recruitment agency employ English champion

    December 7, 2017Joe Mullender

    Recruitment company Alexander Rhodes Associates have teamed up with exciting English middleweight champion ‘Smokin’ Joe Mullender ahead of his IBF European title tilt live on BT Sport on December 9. Stephen Rhodes, a former gym mate of Mullender’s, was keen to bolster his friend’s chances of winning the title by handing him a financial boost ahead of the contest. Alexander Rhodes Associates’ logo will be placed on the Essex fighter’s kit when he faces Welsh national champion Lee Churcher on the bumper Frank Warren show at the Copper Box Arena, headlined by IBF super-middleweight champion James DeGale. Joe Mullender (10-2) vacated his English championship in order to progress to European honours. If he comes through his 13th prof...
  • Joe Mullender

    Essex bricklayers cement sponsorship deal with Joe Mullender

    November 20, 2017Joe Mullender

    Former English champion ‘Smokin’ Joe Mullender (10-2) has received a financial boost from J.Ebsworth Brickwork Services Ltd ahead of his IBF European title shot on December 9. Mullender, 31 from Brentwood, vacated the English strap to aim for European honours at the Copper Box Arena in London in front of the BT Sport cameras. Former employer, Jason Ebsworth, signed up to support Joe’s title tilt when approached by TR Sports Agency, the management team that handle all of ‘Smokin Joe’s’ commercial interests. Jason commented on the new partnership, “I’ve known Joe for a while and I train at his RM7 gym in Romford with his trainer Jamie Williams. “Funnily enough, Joe actually worked for me for a bit many years ago, so I wanted to...
  • Gary Corcoran

    Gary Corcoran gets sponsorship boost from Content Removal

    November 20, 2017Gary Corcoran

    Online content removal agency team up with the Hellraiser from Wembley for the biggest fight of his career Ahead of his WBO world welterweight title fight with champion Jeff Horn in Brisbane on December 13, challenger Gary Corcoran has received a financial boost from new sponsors, Content Removal. The online content removal agency, based in Brisbane, is managed by Brit Frankie Jay Lee, who is also a licensed trainer with the British Boxing Board of Control. The company logo will feature prominently on the back of Corcoran’s shorts in his world title fight with Australian national hero, Horn, who defeated eight-weight world champion Manny Pacquiao to win the WBO belt last July. Boxing enthusiast, Lee, explained how the deal wa...
  • Jeff Horn expected to face Gary Corcoran in December

    October 9, 2017Gary Corcoran

    Australian Jeff “The Hornet” Horn (17-0-1) is expected to take on Londoner Gary “Hellraiser” Corcoran (17-1) in the maiden defence of his WBO world welterweight title. Promoter Bob Arum, who co-promotes Horn, has suggested that the WBO world title fight will take place at the SunCorp Stadium in Brisbane on Friday 15th December, televised live on ESPN. Brisbane’s Horn, 29, won the WBO belt last July with a highly controversial decision against eight-weight world champion Manny Pacquiao. “Pac Man” was expected to agree to a November rematch but pulled out due to his Senatorial duties in the Philippines taking priority. Top Rank founder, Arum, is already looking ahead to that potentially lucrative return, “If Horn beats this kid...
  • Ellison added to Parker v Fury undercard

    July 28, 2017Mickey Ellison

    Darwen’s light-heavyweight prospect Mickey Ellison (3-1) has landed his dream fight at the Manchester Arena on September 23rd on the undercard of the huge WBO World heavyweight title showdown between New Zealander Joseph Parker (23-0) and Briton Hughie Fury (20-0). The Blackburn-born boxer gets to perform at the 21,000-capacity sporting arena live on ITV Box Office and is aiming to make a statement with his performance on the Hennessy Sports show. The 6ft 2” tall 175-pounder said, “I just want to pay the people that have supported me in all my fights back and put on a good performance for them. “I train hard anyway but it’s definitely motivated me more in the gym. I see it as an opportunity to get noticed so I’m going to be in t...
  • Gibbo steps up to six-rounds in just his third bout

    July 18, 2017JE Promotions

    With over 80 amateur fights under his belt and more than a dozen appearances for England, former Team GB boxer Luke Gibb (2-0) is stepping up to six-rounds in just his third pro bout. The 28-year-old next fights at Mote Park in Maidstone on October 7th on JE Promotions’ card, titled ‘Judgement Day’. Manager Joe Elfidh and Trainer Ray Askew from the Invicta Gym in Sheerness are both keen to push the prospect on after experiencing a stellar amateur career which saw him fight over 80 bouts with notable wins over Southern Area champion Ricky Boylan. The seasoned amateur kicked off his paid career with a shutout points win over seasoned veteran Ibrar Riyaz (4-114-4) at Mote Park in Maidstone last February and then doubled his win tal...
  • Bradley Saunders comes back with a bang

    July 7, 2017Nathan Weise

    • Defeats Casey Blair in just 2minutes and 43seconds • First fight back in almost two years • Impressive performance to improve record to 13-1 • Damaged hands hold up, power is still there Bradley Saunders (13-1) returned to the ring with an explosive first-round stoppage win over Northern Ireland’s unsuspecting Casey Blair (4-29) in his dramatic comeback fight following injury in Newcastle on Friday June 23rd. The six-round contest at super-lightweight took place on the latest JDNXTGEN show at the Walker Activity Dome, televised live on Sky Sports and Sky Sports Facebook. After over 20-months out with career-threatening hand injuries, Sedgefield’s Saunders looked like he hadn’t been anywhere at all as he sizzled in a sensation...