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DAZN, Matchroom announce Garcia-Martin, Whyte-Wallin & P...

DAZN and Matchroom have announced three fights nights to add to their 2021 schedule.

Whyte-Wallin official for October 30 in London

WBC Interim heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte will take on Swedish southpaw Otto Wallin at the O2 A

Bradley: Crawford is a once-in-a-generation talent, but Port...

WBO welterweight king Terence Crawford will finally face the marquee opponent he has been craving wh

Gutierrez-Colbert and Dalakian-Concepción head to purse bid...

The WBA’s welcome move to clear up its convoluted world title picture is gathering pace with the o

Fury: I’ve never lost a fight and don’t think I ever...

Tyson Fury believes he will retire unbeaten after two or three more fights. The WBC heavyweight cham

Whyte set for Wallin test

WBC Interim heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte will clash with Swedish southpaw Otto Wallin at the O

Houston: Holyfield-Belfort debacle highlights the danger of ...

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston discusses the recent wave of returning boxing legends and the dangers

Terri Moss: Two shows, one aim

It’s been 14 years since former female battler Terri Moss (9-9, 3 KOs) walked to the ring for the

Wilder: Fury will suffer if he pulls out again

Deontay Wilder says Tyson Fury will suffer financial penalties and forfeit his WBC belt should he wi


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Houston: Holyfield-Belfort debacle highlights the danger of returning legends

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston discusses the recent wave of returning boxing legends and the dangers involved following Evander Holyfield’s disturbing one-round loss at the weekend. Boxing purists don’t like them, but events featurin...

Weekend betting angle – Holyfield vs Belfort, Haye vs Fournier

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in Saturday’s high profile clashes involving former cruiser and heavyweight champions Evander Holyfield and David Haye against Vitor Belfort and Joe Four...

Change in fortune: Fighters who turned their careers around

After the surging Maxi Hughes’ win over Jovanni Straffon at the weekend, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at fighters whose careers seemed to be going nowhere before they turned everything around. Maxi Hughes’ triumph over Jovann...

Weekend Betting Angle – Warrington vs Lara II

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s intriguing featherweight rematch between former IBF champion Josh Warrington and Mexican conqueror Mauricio Lara in Leeds. Mexican featherw...

Houston: What are the judges looking at?

Sam Maxwell’s disputed points win over Akeem Ennis Brown at the weekend was the latest decision to provoke anger and bewilderment online. IBHOF inductee Graham Houston casts his expert eye on that fight and seeks to explain what the j...

Weekend Betting Angle – Paul vs Woodley, Love vs Baranchyk

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in Sunday night’s cruiserweight attraction between the high profile Jake Paul and former UFC champion Tyron Woodley, and eyes an upset in the 140lbs clas...

Manny Pacquiao: To retire or not to retire

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston weighs up Manny Pacquiao’s fighting future and pays tribute to the influential British boxing promoter Jarvis Astaire who passed away at the weekend. So, after losing to Yordenis Ugas in last weekend’s ...

Weekend betting angle – Pacquiao vs Ugas

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s WBA Super 147lbs title fight between ring legend Manny Pacquiao and reigning champion Yordenis Ugas. It doesn’t bring the same sense of antici...

The Top 10 Asian Fighters of the past

As the legendary Filipino Manny Pacquiao faces Yordenis Ugas in Las Vegas this weekend, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston counts down the greatest Asian boxers of times past. There’s not much doubt that Manny Pacquiao will go down in ring his...

Weekend betting angle – Casimero vs Rigondeaux

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s fascinating WBO bantamweight title clash between Filipino puncher John Riel Casimero and Cuban maestro Guillermo Rigondeaux in California. On a ...

Olympic stars destined to shine in the pro ranks

After a thrilling boxing tournament in Japan, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston pinpoints the Tokyo Olympians who are destined to become the pro stars of the future. And so it’s over. The Olympics was fun even in this Covid-restrictions era. ...

Weekend Betting Angle – Dickens vs Galahad II

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston weighs up Saturday night’s IBF featherweight title showdown between Sheffield switch-hitter Kid Galahad and Liverpool’s Golden Contract winner Jazza Dickens at Matchroom’...

Houston: Jalolov looks unbeatable at super-heavy

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at the stars of the Tokyo Olympics so far with Uzbek southpaw Bakhodir Jalolov seemingly destined to follow in the footsteps of Anthony Joshua, Lennox Lewis, Wladimir Klitschko and Alexander Povetkin and ...

Weekend Betting Angle – Xu vs Wood

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s WBA Regular featherweight title fight between Chinese champion Xu Can and Nottingham’s Leigh Wood. China’s Xu Can calls himself “The M...

Houston: Tokyo Olympians impress despite broadcaster bias against boxing

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston reviews the boxing action and TV coverage of the Tokyo Olympics so far and highlights the stars who have impressed him in the early rounds. For many of us, keeping up with the boxing at Tokyo 2020 has been a gr...

Weekend Betting Angle – Joyce vs Takam

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston weighs up Saturday night’s heavyweight collision between the ‘Juggernaut’ Joe Joyce and former world title challenger Carlos Takam, and pinpoints the betting value on th...

Boxing’s disqualification situation

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at disqualification calls by referees in light of recent events where boxers have bent the official rules with roughhouse tactics. Three fights in the past month got me thinking about the matter of disqua...

Weekend Betting Angle – Charlo vs Castaño

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston seeks the betting value in tonight’s undisputed super-welterweight title fight between WBC, WBA Super and IBF champion Jermell Charlo and WBO king Brian Castaño at the AT&T Cen...

What do titles really mean in boxing?

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston assesses the worth of titles in boxing today, where every fight of 10 rounds or more appears to have a championship belt of some sort at stake. There was a time when an excellent boxer could go through his care...

Weekend betting Angle – Arthur vs Faraci, Parker vs Khusanov, Sharp vs Andrade

IBHOF inductee and boxing betting expert Graham Houston surveys the gambling opportunities in tonight’s Queensberry Promotions show at the Royal Albert Hall featuring engagements for Lyndon Arthur, Zach Parker and Archie Sharp. With h...

Royal Albert Hall recollections

Ahead of Queensberry Promotions’ show at the Royal Albert Hall on Saturday evening, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston remembers some classic encounters at the historic London venue. It’s good to see boxing back at the Royal Albert Hall ...