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A rich history of boxing tournaments

Ahead of tonight’s Golden Contract finals featuring Jazza Dickens vs Ryan Walsh and Ricards Bolotniks vs Serge Michel, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks back on a long history of pro boxing tournaments. Tournaments are a lot of fun ...

Weekend betting angle – Dubois vs Joyce

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in tonight’s huge heavyweight fight between unbeaten Londoners Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce. After postponements and uncertainty, it’s finally happe...

Tyson-Jones: A curiosity attraction

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks ahead to Mike Tyson’s high profile exhibition bout with Roy Jones at the weekend, after bookmakers withdrew all odds from the clash. We have what could be called a curiosity a...

Weekend betting angle – Benn vs Formella

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston unearths the betting value in this weekend’s intriguing step up for Conor Benn against the more seasoned and battle-tested Sebastian Formella. I like Benn in this fight. He’s youn...

A fiasco in Las Vegas

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston expresses his bemusement at the astonishing events that took place in Las Vegas on Saturday night as WBA Regular 115lbs champion Joshua Franco somehow escaped with his title in his rematch with Andrew Moloney. ...

Weekend Betting Angle – Crawford vs Brook

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s big fight between WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford and former IBF title-holder Kell Brook. Terence Crawford, who just might b...

Fighting on too long

Following former world champion Siarhei Liakhovich’s latest loss at the weekend, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston reflects on why some top boxers fight way past their prime and stay too long in the game. It was sad to see former heavywei...

Weekend betting angle including Haney-Gamboa and Ortiz-Flores

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s boxing schedule including Devin Haney’s test against Yuriorkis Gamboa and heavyweight action involving Luis Ortiz, Filip Hrgovic ...

Weekend betting angle – Inoue-Moloney, Davis-Santa Cruz and Usyk-Chisora

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value amid a packed weekend of world class boxing including Inoue-Moloney, Davis-Santa Cruz and, of course, Usyk-Chisora. It’s a huge evening of boxing with ma...

The 18th weight division: Good or bad for boxing?

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at the positives and pitfalls of the WBC’s new 224lbs weight division, sandwiched between cruiserweight and heavyweight. Is it good for boxing? So, we now have a new weight class with the World Boxi...

Weekend betting angle – Sergey Lipinets vs Custio Clayton

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s action including former IBF 140lbs champion Sergey Lipinets’ encounter with unbeaten Canadian Custio Clayton. Boxing tonight (ear...

Poor judging or subjective scoring?

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks back at a weekend where controversial scorecards were at the fore in the UK and America, with judges Terry O’Connor and Julie Lederman both under fire. Two fights over the weekend raised, once again...

Weekend betting angle – Lomachenko vs Lopez and under the radar value

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s action involving the high stakes encounter between lightweight champions Vasiliy Lomachenko and Teofimo Lopez as well as some intriguin...

The hazards of proposition bets

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston examines recent fights where seemingly safe proposition bets went awry to the anguish of seasoned bettors. With odds on, obvious favourites inflated as never before, a bettor seeking ...

Weekend betting angle including Williams vs Robinson

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s boxing action including world-rated middleweight Liam Williams’ British title defence against Andrew Robinson, Nathan Gorman̵...

Up and downers: Zepeda-Baranchyk brings back memories of Foreman, Hamed and Moore wars

With the remarkable eight knockdown thriller between Jose Zepeda and Ivan Baranchyk still fresh in our minds, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks back at past bouts where multiple trips to the canvas captured the imagination. The sensationa...

Weekend betting angle – Buatsi vs Calic and Baranchyk vs Zepeda

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s boxing action involving light-heavyweight hope Joshua Buatsi and former world champion Ivan Baranchyk. Joshua Buatsi tops the bill on t...

Body shot KOs: Hatton, Hopkins and a history of one-punch finishes downstairs

After a spate of recent body shot knockouts, including two last weekend by Jermell Charlo and Josh Taylor, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks back at past fights where a solitary body blow ended the argument. Celebrated trainer Joe Goossen...

Bettor’s guide to Charlo-Rosario and Charlo-Derevyanchenko

IBHOF inductee and boxing gambling expert Graham Houston looks for the betting value in this weekend’s world title action involving the Charlo twins Jermell and Jermall. Twin brothers Jermell and Jermall Charlo are in action on Saturday n...

Rematches of draws

After a spate of drawn fights in the UK, IBHOF inductee Graham Houston looks at rematches of contests where boxers fought a draw in their first meeting. Not every return fight was as competitive the second time around whereas other ‘d...

Graham Houston remembers Alan Minter (1951-2020)

IBHOF inductee Graham Houston pays tribute to former undisputed middleweight champion of the world Alan Minter, a stylish southpaw who mixed it with the best in a memorable career. Alan Minter, who passed away on Wednesday, aged 69, was a B...