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In recent times we have had two Olympic gold medalists at super-heavyweight level – Audley Harrison at Sydney 2000 and Anthony Joshua at London 2012.

Anthony Yarde’s father has died of coronavirus, the British light-heavyweight has said.

In light of the constantly changing landscape worldwide, the IOC Boxing Task Force (BTF) has decided to suspend the current Boxing Road to Tokyo European qualifier in London, Great Britain, and subsequent Americas and final world qualifiers scheduled to take place in May.

Due to the changing situation with Coronavirus and concerns for public, athlete and volunteer welfare the IOC Boxing Task Force (BTF) has decided the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena will take place behind closed doors from today.

Lightweight Caroline Dubois won her opening bout of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Caroline Dubois will represent GB Boxing in the first bout of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event which gets underway at the Copper Box Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London today.

The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event in London has confirmed that the event will start as planned this weekend, following the latest advice provided by the Government and Public Health England on the Coronavirus situation.

Hackney’s unbeaten super-bantamweight Lucien Reid has the chance to be crowned British champion on Saturday when he takes on Brad Foster.

Jeff Jones recalls the memories from his east London upbringing which sparked a lifelong fascination with his local boxing scene and culminated in his debut book East End Born & Bled: The Remarkable Story of Boxing in London.

Daniel Dubois knows he could set up a world heavyweight title chance if he beats Joe Joyce at London’s O2 Arena.

Former British featherweight champion Sammy McCarthy has died at the age of 88.

Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather is coming to the York Hall, Bethnal Green and some lucky fans will get to have their photo taken with him. But it will cost.

Tickets for the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic Qualifying event in London are now on sale at www.seetickets.com.

Daniel Dubois ended 2019 with a destructive display that will send shock waves around the boxing world.

Bethnal Green’s Repton Boxing Club had double reason to cheer at the England Boxing Women’s Winter Box Cup at Guildford Spectrum.

Peacock gym duo Ohara Davies and Tony Cesay celebrated their reunion in style at York Hall on Friday.

Boxer Caroline Dubois has been crowned BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year for 2019.

Ohara Davies surprised everybody in attendance as he declared himself a new man and apologised for his past actions ahead of Friday’s massive #GoldenContract super-lightweight quarter-finals at York Hall.

Hackney cruiserweight Lawrence Okolie’s rapid rise continued on Saturday, dethroning European champion Yves Ngabu with a seventh-round stoppage at the O2 Arena.

A brutal KO stretched Ilford’s Conor Benn’s unbeaten run at the O2 Arena on Saturday.

Welcome to live coverage of tonight’s boxing at the O2 Arena. Dereck Chisora and Lawrence Okolie are in action.

Repton lightweight Caroline Dubois has returned with another gold medal won at the European Youth Championships.

Hackney super-bantamweight Lucien Reid came agonisingly close to being crowned British champion as he was held to a draw with holder Brad Foster.

A series of workshops aimed at coaches who want to make boxing at their clubs more inclusive is being launched later this year.

Youngbloods celebrated a double at the London Basketball Challenge Cup at the weekend.

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