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Boxing: Benn signs new Matchroom deal

Monday, February 5, 2018

Conor Benn has signed a two-year promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing.

Lawrence Okolie inflicted a first defeat on London rival Isaac Chamberlain to win the WBA continental cruiserweight title with a unanimous points decision at the O2.

For the last time before their showdown on Saturday night, Isaac Chamberlain and Lawrence Okolie took to stage for the weigh-in on Friday.

Lawrence Okolie says he will make ‘jealous’ Isaac Chamberlain pay for disrespecting his amateur achievements when they clash at The O2 on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports.

Isaac Chamberlain wants to celebrate three years as a professional by inflicting a first career defeat on Hackney’s Lawrence Okolie in London on Saturday.

London rivals to meet at The O2 this weekend

Okolie to fight at O2 Arena in February

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

London cruiserweights to meet in capital on February 3

Boxing: Yarde and Dubois end year in style

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Anthony Yarde and Daniel Dubois, the thunder-punching double act from east London’s Peacock gym, can look forward to the new year with confidence after ending 2017 in explosive form at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Boxing: East London duo go back to school

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Two big-hitting east London prospects who have handed painful lessons to their rivals went back to school last week.

Fearnley brothers were some of the boxers to catch the eye on successful night under Mickey Helliet promotions

Boxing fans have the chance to get their hands on some famous memorabilia as items from the career of Hugh ‘Pat’ Floyd go under the hammer in December.

Peacock gym power punchers light-heavyweight Anthony Yarde and heavyweight Daniel Dubois return to action on December 9

Cruiserweight to face Adam Williams on the undercard of Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight world title bout against Carlos Takam

Repton’s golden boy boxer Shiloh Defreitas insists he has no intention of seeing his winning international streak come to an end when he competes on the European stage later this month.

Bow teenager Tony Buttigieg has been fired up for his next fight by watching an interview with his opponent on You Tube.

Benn excited for USA debut

Thursday, October 12, 2017

The Destroyer to fight on Matchroom Boxing USA card in New York next month

Peacock gym power-punchers Anthony Yarde and Daniel Dubois provided fireworks to thrill the fans at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Conor Benn will box for the ninth time in the paid ranks on the undercard at the Manchester Arena on October 7.

Frank Buglioni will meet Callum Johnson for the British and Commonwealth light-heavyweight titles at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on October 28, live on Sky Sports Box Office.

Fight tales from the local boxing scene are recalled in ‘Bunce’s Big Fat Shirt History of British Boxing’

The latest news from the local boxing scene

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The latest news from the local boxing scene

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