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31 MARCH 2015

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James DeGale trains at Perform, St George's Park, in Burton ahead of IBF super-middleweight fight

It was announced on Thursday that DeGale would finally get his shot at a world championship on May 23 against American Andre Dirrell in Boston. The 29-year-old and his camp had been pushing for an April 25 fight at London's O2 Arena but no agreement was made and DeGale's side lost the purse bids, giving Dirrell the choice of location. ... James DeGale trains at Perform, St George's Park, in Burton ahead of IBF super-middleweight fight

Ranking the Best Opponents for Kell Brook's Next Fight

Poor Jo Jo Dan was put to the sword for 12 minutes before making the sensible decision to retire on his stool before the fifth round got underway. The mandatory challenger, born in Romania but now based in Canada, was knocked down four times in total as he was completely outclassed. ... Ranking the Best Opponents for Kell Brook's Next Fight

Floyd Mayweather 1 Fight Away as Kell Brook Targets Juan Marquez, Not Amir Khan

Brook is dreaming big as fights with Juan Manuel Marquez and Floyd Mayweather await in the pipeline for the undefeated Brit. plans to pit his man against the winner of the May 2 showdown between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, per David Anderson of the Mirror . ... Floyd Mayweather 1 Fight Away as Kell Brook Targets Juan Marquez, Not Amir Khan

Haye plotting road to Wilder

David Haye is plotting a clash with old sparring partner Deontay Wilder down the line as his boxing comeback gathers pace. ... Haye plotting road to Wilder

Audley finally calls it a day

Former world heavyweight champion Audley Harrison has made another retirement announcement at the age of 43. ... Audley finally calls it a day

May date for DeGale-Dirrell

James DeGale's IBF super-middleweight world title fight against Andre Dirrell will take place in Boston on May 23. ... May date for DeGale-Dirrell

Smith targets world honours

Liverpool super-featherweight Stephen Smith remains convinced he will be fighting for a world title this year. ... Smith targets world honours

Whiteside aiming to impress

Lisa Whiteside is determined to seize her long-awaited chance to dethrone Olympic champion Nicola Adams. ... Whiteside aiming to impress

Ingle hails 'remarkable' Brook

Trainer Dominic Ingle has described Kell Brook as a 'remarkable human being' after his emotional return to the ring. ... Ingle hails 'remarkable' Brook

Brook wants Khan fight at Wembley

Unbeaten Brook defended his IBF world welterweight title on Saturday with a fourth-round victory over Romanian-born Jo Jo Dan in his hometown of Sheffield. "There's a venue available on 13 June," Hearn said at the Motorpoint Arena. ... Brook wants Khan fight at Wembley

Jermain Taylor Expected to Appear Again in Court

Arkansas pro boxer Jermain Taylor is expected back in court Monday morning. Taylor will face a judge for a plea and arraignment hearing for his shooting arrest on Martin Luther King Day. ... Jermain Taylor Expected to Appear Again in Court

Russell claims featherweight title

Gary Russell Jr wrested the WBC featherweight world title from Jhonny Gonzalez in Las Vegas on Saturday night. ... Russell claims featherweight title

Ryan to fight Hibbert on Sky

Dave Ryan to defend Commonwealth light-welterweight title against John Wayne Hibbert on the Anthony Joshua undercard. ... Ryan to fight Hibbert on Sky

Martial art helps to improve fitness, self protection and boost confidence

SOME people decide to learn the martial art Wing Chun because they want to get fit, while others want to defend themselves, says instructor Nicole Hynek. But what people often find in addition is that this form of Kung Fu takes them on a voyage of self -discovery. ... Martial art helps to improve fitness, self protection and boost confidence

Donaire victorious in ring return against Prado

Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire, Jr. returned to the ring in the Philippines for the first time after his devastating knockout loss to Nicholas Walters last October and made quick work of Brazilian foe William Prado in a second round TKO stoppage win. It was a return bout in more ways that one for Donaire who he came back down to the 122 lb., junior featherweight division in his first fight back in his home country since his 2009 victory over Raul Martinez. ... Donaire victorious in ring return against Prado

Title shots for Mitchell, Selby

Kevin Mitchell and Lee Selby have been handed world title shots on an explosive card at the O2 in London on May 30. ... Title shots for Mitchell, Selby

Tuesday's live blog

Our live blog looks ahead to tonight's Italy v England game and has plenty of tips for today's sporting action. ... Tuesday's live blog

Mayweather: It's about a legacy

Floyd Mayweather Jr says his long-awaited bout with Manny Pacquiao is more about leaving a legacy than it is about money. ... Mayweather: It's about a legacy

Khan: Brook must wait for 'winner takes all' fight

Amir Khan on Brook: 'He wants to fight Pacquiao and Mayweather. These guys don't know who Kell Brook is' Amir Khan wants a "winner takes all" showdown with British rival Kell Brook - but has told the IBF welterweight champion he will have to wait. ... Khan: Brook must wait for 'winner takes all' fight

Ward: I will come to the UK

Andre Ward says he wants to face Carl Froch again – and he is prepared to travel to the UK to make it happen. ... Ward: I will come to the UK

Amir Khan prepared to fight Brook

Amir Khan is prepared to take on Kell Brook at Wembley but has told his rival he has other opponents to fight first. ... Amir Khan prepared to fight Brook

Braehmer retains WBA crown

Juergen Braehmer retained his WBA light heavyweight title after stopping Robin Krasniqi in Rostock, Germany. ... Braehmer retains WBA crown

Pacquiao reacts to being named Philippines' top taxpayer

The new title comes as the fighting congressman is sorting out issues with the Bureau of Internal Revenue over unpaid taxes from his previous fights. Pacquiao claims that he already paid those taxes in the US. ... Pacquiao reacts to being named Philippines' top taxpayer

Bika ready to take down 'Superman'

It's a step up in weight class for former super middleweight champion Bika, but he has identified the confident Canadian's weakness. Saturday's fight is receiving plenty of attention in America as it marks the return to live boxing on leading US free-to-air network CBS. ... Bika ready to take down 'Superman'

Russell Jr Stops Gonzalez In Round Four

WBC champ Jhonny Gonzalez defended his feather crown against fleet-fisted Gary Russell Jr, in a puncher vs boxer scrap presented on Showtime, from the Palms in Las Vegas. Ah, but who is the puncher? Russell on Saturday night knocked Gonzo down the end of the third, to start the fourth and then had the ref hop in to end things at the start of the fourth, as he hit the deck again. ... Russell Jr Stops Gonzalez In Round Four

'Lethal Lucien' joins Matchroom

Lucien Reid has signed a professional deal with Matchroom Boxing and will make his debut at the O2 on May 30. ... 'Lethal Lucien' joins Matchroom

Boxing Match Sets Off Fight Over Fees

Boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao don't square off until May 2, but the media companies behind the highly anticipated welterweight title bout are already coming to blows over how to split up the money. At issue are the terms that Time Warner Inc.'s HBO and CBS Corp.'s Showtime want from pay-television distributors to offer the fight on pay-per-view. ... Boxing Match Sets Off Fight Over Fees

Gavin McDonnell wins Euro title

Gavin McDonnell secured the European super-bantamweight title with a points win over Oleksandr Yegorov. ... Gavin McDonnell wins Euro title

Brook issues challenge to Khan

Kell Brook defended his IBF welterweight title in Sheffield on Saturday night and then stepped up his bid to face Amir Khan. ... Brook issues challenge to Khan

Kell Brook wins in style

Kell Brook returned from a knife attack last year to win his first IBF welterweight world title defence in style against Jo Jo Dan. ... Kell Brook wins in style

Ranking the 10 Best Boxing Fights from the First Quarter of 2015

The biggest fights of 2015 are still yet to happen. On April 18, Lucas Matthysse faces off with Ruslan Provodnikov in a "can't-miss" fight. ... Ranking the 10 Best Boxing Fights from the First Quarter of 2015

Khan favours Mayweather

Amir Khan believes Floyd Mayweather will win ‘the fight of the century’ against Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on May 2. ... Khan favours Mayweather

MLS cameraman nearly taken out by close-range shot

During Saturday's New England Revolution-San Jose Earthquakes game, Revolution midfielder Daigo Kobayashi blasted the ball hoping for a goal, but hit his team's cameraman instead. Extreme 19th hole at the Legends course in South Africa. ... MLS cameraman nearly taken out by close-range shot

Double trouble for Hearn

Ricky Burns and Jamie McDonnell will be in action on the same day as Eddie Hearn's Birmingham fight night. ... Double trouble for Hearn

Quigley unfazed by mystery foe

Golden Boy prospect Jason Quigley remains calmly confident, despite not knowing the identity of his latest opponent. ... Quigley unfazed by mystery foe

Golovkin eyes Floyd or Manny

Gennady Golovkin insists he would drop down in weight to face superstars such as Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. ... Golovkin eyes Floyd or Manny

Kavanagh backs Mitchell bid

Kevin Mitchell has the style to beat Jorge Linares, says the champion's sparring partner Jamie Kavanagh. ... Kavanagh backs Mitchell bid

Khan wants to 'shut up' Brook

Amir Khan wants to silence Kell Brook after the IBF champion called him out following his stoppage win over Jo Jo Dan. ... Khan wants to 'shut up' Brook

Mayweather-Pacquiao hits Sky

Sky Sports Box Office has been awarded exclusive live rights to show Floyd Mayweather's megafight with Manny Pacquiao. ... Mayweather-Pacquiao hits Sky

Injury blow for Saunders

Bradley Saunders has been ruled out of his Commonwealth light-welterweight title challenge against Dave Ryan due to injury. ... Injury blow for Saunders

Sporting Life boxing schedule

There are some huge fights planned for 2015 with Floyd Mayweather to face Manny Pacquiao - see our big-fight diary! ... Sporting Life boxing schedule

Harvey Weinstein accused of sex assault; Jon Hamm may join 'Walking Dead': PM Buzz

Harvey Weinstein arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Vince Bucci Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein is accused of sexually assaulting a 22-year-old Italian woman at a New York movie theater. ... Harvey Weinstein accused of sex assault; Jon Hamm may join 'Walking Dead': PM Buzz

Chisora to challenge licence ban

Dereck Chisora appeals against the withdrawal of his licence by the British Boxing Board of Control. ... Chisora to challenge licence ban

Cleverly receives Hopkins boost

Nathan Cleverly receives a boost in his bid for a light-heavyweight unification clash with Bernard Hopkins. ... Cleverly receives Hopkins boost

Maccarinelli facing title rematch

Enzo Maccarinelli is ordered to a rematch against Shane McPhilbin for the British cruiserweight title. ... Maccarinelli facing title rematch

Sexton eyes titles with Warrens

Cheshunt's Ashley Sexton believes he can become a future world champion, after signing with Frank Warren Promotions. ... Sexton eyes titles with Warrens

Bellew-McIntosh fight postponed

Tony Bellew's British light-heavyweight title defence against Danny McIntosh is put back two weeks to 27 April after McIntosh pulled out with a chest infection. ... Bellew-McIntosh fight postponed

DeGale, Dirrell to fight for title on May 23

Super middleweight contenders James DeGale and Andre Dirrell, slated to meet for a vacant world title, will do so on May 23 at Boston University's Agganis Arena, DeGale promoter Eddie Hearn said. Hearn said the fight has been signed and announced the date and venue in England on Thursday. ... DeGale, Dirrell to fight for title on May 23

Go Inside Mike Tyson's Abandoned Mansion

This image shows the exterior of Mike Tyson's abandoned mansion. The iron gates inscribed with his name may now be shut, but photographer Johnny Joo was allowed inside to explore the property. ... Go Inside Mike Tyson's Abandoned Mansion

Adams targets Whiteside test

Nicola Adams' Olympic dreams in Rio next year could rest on a potential showdown with domestic rival Lisa Whiteside. ... Adams targets Whiteside test
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