Ted Cheeseman vs. Asinia Byfield, British 154 Belt, A Done Deal

Ted Cheeseman vs. Asinia Byfield, British 154 Belt, A Done Deal

By Elliot Foster Ted Cheeseman and Asinia Byfield will meet sooner rather than later. The super-welterweight duo were ordered by the British Boxing Board of Control to vie for the vacant British title. And it was revealed on Monday that the fight has been agreed. Eddie Hearn, the head honcho of Matchroom Boxing, took to […]

The part of “The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton’s)” where the cats are boxing.

The part of “The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton’s)” where the cats are boxing.

Hooray for Hollywood! And also New Jersey! Edison/Library of Congress In this occasional series, Slate takes a close look at the ideas, themes, and techniques behind some of the most iconic sequences in cinema history. This week, we’re looking at the scene in William K. L. Dickson’s 1894 masterpiece “The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton’s)” in […]

Alfante, Diale Ready For WBC Asia Continental Title Fight

Alfante, Diale Ready For WBC Asia Continental Title Fight

By Carlos Costa MANILA, Philippines  —  The fighters made weight at the GAB Office Manila.   Cris Alfante of Zamboanga del Norte and Ardin Diale of Sarangani successfully weighed-in at the limit of the flyweight division, 112 lbs., for their tough 12-rounder battle for the vacant WBC Asia Boxing Council Continental Flyweight in the exciting Gabriel “Bebot” Elorde’s […]

Weekly boxing results round up – July 6

Weekly boxing results round up – July 6

Don’t miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here June 29   Brisbane, Australia: Cruiser: Jai Opetaia (16-0) W KO 2 Kurtis Pegoraro (11-4). Welter: Cameron Hammond (17-1) W TKO 2 Aphichat Koedchatturat (2-26-2). Opetaia vs. Pegoraro Just a keep busy fight for Opetaia as he finishes fellow-Australian […]

EXCLUSIVE Michael Conlan reveals the fight he wants

EXCLUSIVE Michael Conlan reveals the fight he wants

Don’t miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here CROSS Michael Conlan at your peril. After a notorious decision went against him in the quarter-finals of the last Olympic Games, the Irish boxer famously condemned AIBA. He had beaten Vladimir Nikitin so badly that the Russian was unable […]