Category Archives: Columns

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Whyte Vs. Parker – Full Card Review

By Jake Collins / @MelancholyFolly Let’s firstly address the twenty quid elephant in the room before looking ahead at the bouts themselves. No, never in a million years ought this…

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Heavyweight Division – The Contenders

By Jake Collins / @MelincholyFolly The return of the enigmatic Tyson Fury at the weekend suggests – hopefully, with patience – there’s another contender to add back into the mix…

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Errol Spence Jr. Will Make a Mandatory Defense Against Carlos Ocampo

By Michael Shepherd / @mshep10 Errol Spence Jr. will make a mandatory defense against Carlos Ocampo Saturday at the Ford Center at The Star Fridco, Texas for the IBF welterweight…

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Golovkin Makes Light Work of Martirosyan in LA

By Michael Shepherd / @mshep10 Gennady Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs), 35, a Kazakhstan native fighting out of Santa Monica, California, didn’t waste any time dropping and stopping Vanes Martirosyan who…

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Repeat or Revenge? Bellew Vs. Haye 2

By Allan McGoldrick / @AMCGUK This Saturday May 5th at the O2 Arena sees one of the most highly anticipated British fights in recent history as Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19KO)…

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It Isn’t Quite The Fight We’d Hoped For… Golovkin Vs. Martirosyan Fight Preview

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) Okay, so it isn’t quite the fight we’d hoped for. It isn’t quite GGG-Andrade, Saunders, Murata or Derevyanchenko. It’s probably around the same level as GGG-Spike….

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Matthysse vs. Paquiao Possible For July 8th For WBA 147lb Title

By Allan McGoldrick (@AMCGUK) A deal between Lucas Mattysse (39-4, 36KOs) and Manny Pacquiao (59-7, 38 KOs) is almost done and an agreement has been reached verbally according to reports….

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Breakdown of Dillian Whyte Vs. Lucas Browne

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) The ubiquitous WBC Silver title is on the line on Saturday as Dillian Whyte looks to cement himself as Deontay Wilder’s mandatory challenger. Standing in his…

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Askin & Joyce Both Win on Haymaker/Ringstar Show

By Allan McGoldrick (@AMCGUK) British cruiserweight champion Matty Askin (23-3-1 15KO’s) cruised to victory in his second defence of the title against Scotland’s Stephen Simmons (18-3 8KO’s) on March 17th…

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Best New Zealand Boxers

While better known for their Rugby team and the gorgeous Middle Earth vistas that cover it, New Zealand has had a fair few talented pugilists coming out of the Land…