Tag Archives: Matchroom Boxing


McDonnell Picks up the Vacant WBC Silver Title

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) Gavin McDonnell picked up the WBC Silver Super Bantamweight title last night after routinely outpointing the game but slightly lacklustre Jorge Sanchez last night on the…


Frampton Becomes a Unified World Champion With a Split Decison Win Over Rival Quigg

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) Carl ‘The Jackal’ Frampton claimed the WBA world title to add to his IBF super bantamweight strap, after a split decision victory over rival Scott Quigg….


FirstClassBoxing Team Give Their Predictions for Frampton Vs. Quigg

It’s been almost four years in the making, but it is finally upon us. Carl Frampton will finally meet his rival Scott Quigg at the Manchester Arena, in an IBF…


Taylor & Fitzgerald Added to Frampton/Quigg Bill

Commonwealth golden boys added to Frampton-Quigg bill Taylor and Fitzgerald land slots on blockbuster Manchester card Cyclone Promotions and Matchroom Boxing are delighted to announce that 2014 Commonwealth Games gold…


The Feud Will Finally be Settled: Joshua Vs. Whyte

By Sean Spence (@seanspenceee111) Fight fans are in for a treat this weekend as Eddie Hearn presents his duly named, bumper card ‘Bad Intentions’, headlined by Anthony Joshua’s exciting clash…


Bombs Away: Eubank Jr. vs. O’Sullivan

By Yousuf Ali (@boxingubanter) The chief support for the bumper bill at the O2 arena is an electrifying clash of heavy middleweight punchers; Chris Eubank Jr 20-1 (15Kos) and Gary…


Chisora in For Warrington

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) Dereck Chisora has been added to Saturday’s bumper bill at the O2 Arena as a replacement for Josh Warrington who is out with a virus. The…


Warrington To Face Undefeated Sanchez In London

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Josh Warrington has had his next opponent named. The featherweight, from Leeds, will face Jorge Sanchez, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Warrington, 25, is set…


Crolla Drops, Stops Pérez To Claim World Title

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Anthony Crolla claimed the world title with a scintillating stoppage in his hometown. The Manchester lightweight became the WBA champion after stopping outgoing champion Darleys Pérez…


Lowe Retains English Title With Split Draw Against Doyle

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Isaac Lowe retained his title by the skin of his teeth. The Morecambe featherweight kept hold of the English title with a split draw against the…