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Weekend betting angle – Canelo vs Saunders

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s 168l

Frank Warren reflects on a hall of fame career

After recently celebrating 40 years in the boxing business, you’d have forgiven Frank Warren for p

Canelo vs Saunders Boxing Social staff picks

On Saturday night, Billy Joe Saunders attempts to defy the odds and dethrone pound-for-pound king Ca

De La Hoya contemplates taking Garcia and Golden Boy stable ...

Promoter Oscar De La Hoya is considering taking his entire stable of Golden Boy Promotions fighters

Kurbanov edges out luckless Smith

In an entertaining battle, unbeaten Magomed Kurbanov narrowly prevailed on the cards against former

Canelo vs Saunders Big Fight Preview

Stadium boxing returns with a bang on Saturday night in Arlington, Texas, as Britain’s Billy Joe S

Atlas: Canelo is beatable, just not by Saunders

Respected trainer and analyst Teddy Atlas believes Canelo Alvarez is a beatable fighter but Billy Jo

Canelo: Most fight fans want to see me crush Saunders

Canelo Alvarez believes the vast majority of fight fans want to see him deliver a crushing KO of Bil

Canelo open to Golovkin trilogy

WBA Super and WBC super-middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez remains receptive to a third fight with


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Weekend betting angle – Canelo vs Saunders

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s 168lbs unification clash between Mexican star Canelo Alvarez and Britain’s Billy Joe Saunders in Arlington, Texas. The big 168-pound unifi...

A rich history of British vs Mexican battles

Ahead of Billy Joe Saunders’ super-middleweight unification clash with Canelo Alvarez this weekend in Texas, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks back at some of the most memorable British vs Mexican battles in boxing history. It’s B...

Weekend betting angle – Ruiz vs Arreola, Parker vs Chisora, Lara vs LaManna

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s heavyweight clashes featuring comebacking, former unified champion Andy Ruiz vs three-time world title challenger Chris Arreola and ex-WBO king ...

Unkindest cuts

IBHOF inductee and gambling expert Graham Houston looks at how cut eye endings can affect a boxing bet. Once it was simple when a fighter got cut. If the referee or doctor ruled that the cut was too bad for a fighter to continue, he lost. T...

Weekend betting angle – Andrade vs Williams, Paul vs Askren

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston unearths the betting value in tonight’s fascinating WBO middleweight title clash between champion Demetrius Andrade and Welshman Liam Williams, as well as Jake Paul’s bout wi...

The wonder of the welterweights

With the welterweight division bolstered by a new wave of stars including Jaron Ennis, Vergil Ortiz and Conor Benn, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston breaks down the deepest and arguably best weight class in boxing with his Top 10 rundown. Impr...

Weekend Betting Angle – Smith vs Vlasov, Benn vs Vargas and more

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston weighs up Saturday night’s betting opportunities, focusing on the vacant WBO light-heavyweight title fight between hard-hitting New Yorker Joe Smith and crafty Russian Maxim Vlasov....

The End of The Line

It’s always sad to see a fine fighter come to the end of the line. To see him reach down and find what he once had isn’t there anymore. That was Carl Frampton on Saturday. He had one good round against Jamel Herring and that was it. Whe...

Weekend betting angle – Herring vs Frampton

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston unearths the betting value in tonight’s WBO 130lbs title clash between champion Jamel Herring and Belfast boxing icon Carl Frampton in Dubai. Betting lines are almost even for the s...

Losing an unbeaten record

After Willy Hutchinson’s first test and loss at the weekend, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at the art of preserving an unbeaten record and says hope remains for the young Scot following his unexpected setback. The late manager D...

Weekend betting angle – Povetkin vs Whyte II

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston weighs up Saturday night’s intriguing heavyweight showdown between Russian veteran Alexander Povetkin and Brixton contender Dillian Whyte. Dillian Whyte, seemingly poised for victor...

Heavyweight rematches following a KO first time around

With Dillian Whyte attempting to avenge his KO defeat to Alexander Povetkin this weekend, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at the outcomes of significant heavyweight rematches after a stoppage first time around. Ring history tells us tha...

Memories of Marvin Hagler

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston pays tribute to legendary middleweight champion Marvin Hagler who sadly passed away this weekend. It was because he seemed well nigh indestructible that the death of Marvelous Marvin Hagler on March 13, at the ...

Weekend Betting Angle – Estrada vs Gonzalez

IBHOF inductee and boxing betting expert Graham Houston weighs up Saturday night’s intriguing super-flyweight showdown between WBC king Juan Francisco Estrada and WBA ‘Super’ champion Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez. ...

Remembering Danny McAlinden

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston remembers the career of former British heavyweight champion Danny McAlinden who passed away earlier this week. He wasn’t a fancy boxer and he was far from world class, but former British heavyweight champion ...

Yoka may be approaching pro heavyweight ceiling

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston believes Rio 2016 Olympic super-heavyweight gold medallist Tony Yoka may not hit the same heights in the pro game after another underwhelming display. After two disappointing performances in a row, it looks as ...

Mandatory mismatches hurt boxing

Following Avni Yildirim’s abject performance at the weekend, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at how undeserving mandatories damage the sport of boxing. The Canelo Alvarez vs Avni Yildirim mismatch last weekend underlined what many...

Weekend betting angle: Canelo vs Yildirim

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in Saturday night’s Canelo Alvarez vs Avni Yildirim clash at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. It’s difficult to get enthusiastic about Canelo A...

Fast start, quick fade

Highly-touted duo Josh Kelly and Sean McComb lost their unbeaten records last week, fading quickly after a promising start. IBHOF inductee Graham Houston recalls the career of the talented Vernon Sollas, who regularly unravelled as a favour...

Weekend Betting Angle – Berchelt vs Valdez

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston weighs up Saturday night’s intriguing all-Mexican battle between WBC super-featherweight king Miguel Berchelt and unbeaten rival Oscar Valdez. With a huge slate of fights on the betting board for the week...

Never overlook a Mexican underdog in the UK

With Cesar Juarez and Gabriel Valenzuela seeking to emulate countryman Mauricio Lara’s recent, shock victory over Josh Warrington later tonight, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at the fortunes of previous Mexican underdogs in the ...