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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...

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 last time as a professional boxer. But ever since, she’s been continuing to give back to the sport in a multitude of ways, and this Thursd...

Hunter Warner: From the rink to the ring

“I’ve been in front of 18 thousand people, and I got into a fight that night on the ice, actually. People say, ‘The eyes aren’t all on you,’ but in that moment, they were. We squared up, took our gloves off and it was a bare knuck...

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...

Lenin Castillo: On the road again

When reaching out to Lenin Castillo, the purpose had been to shine a light on some of the Dominican Republic’s former Olympic representatives, where had they gone? What had become of them? Castillo, outpointed when stepping up to challeng...

Chantelle Cameron: McGee is in for a big shock

Since her days as a Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Jean-Claude Van Damme loving teenager, Chantelle Cameron has always dreamed of triumphing on the biggest stages possible.  The 30-year-old has withstood plenty of tough times and disappointm...

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...

Christy Martin: Never laying down

Christy Martin is restless. She’s sitting, then standing and walking around the room, before sitting again and fixing her hair. This is one of tens of calls she’s joined in the last week, discussing Netflix’s documentar...

Kid Galahad: I hope Warrington beats Lara, but he’s ‘not on it mentally’ any more

Few had heard of Mauricio Lara before he faced Josh Warrington at Wembley Arena in February. However, it took less than 27 minutes for Lara to etch his name in British boxing folklore. The Mexican dropped the Leeds fighter twice, prior to o...

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...

Warrington vs Lara II Boxing Social Staff Picks

Josh Warrington’s career at world level looks on the line when he meets former conqueror Mauricio Lara in an immediate rematch at the Emerald Headingley Stadium in Leeds tomorrow. In February, a rusty-looking Warrington saw a tic...

Josh Warrington: The painful rebuild

It was the most painful lesson that you could possibly learn.  One night before Valentine’s Day Josh Warrington embarked on a journey through hell inside an empty Wembley Arena against Mauricio Lara. The respective training teams, TV...

Maxi Hughes: Painting a better life

When the gloves go on and the ring walk begins that’s when he will feel some butterflies. Fighting in front of 20,000 people in Leeds at Headingley Stadium on Saturday isn’t a daunting prospect for Maxi Hughes. It’s his job, well his ...

Lee Selby: Second Nature

It was a tiny social club in the Welsh Valleys. He stood at the entrance soaking up the scene in front of him. This was his first fight. His opponent was wearing shorts belonging to his father. A cloud of smoke hovered over the ring. He was...

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...

Robson Conceição: Springing surprises

Big Hebert Sousa was handed an Olympic draw from the devil, squaring off against top seeds and trailing in his gold medal bout. In the most extraordinary of finishes, the man from Brazil summoned an enormous, debilitating left hook to end t...

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...

Anthony Cacace: I have more dimensions than Woodstock, I’ll beat him inside and out

Anthony Cacace had considered retiring from boxing when his fight with Lyon Woodstock was postponed in February. Their British title meeting had already been hit by one delay when it’s place on the original Jamel Herring-Carl Frampton bil...

Akeem Ennis Brown: Maxwell isn’t in my league

Akeem Ennis Brown takes the latest step on his perfect, if not slightly stop-start, journey through professional boxing when he defends his British and Commonwealth titles against Sam Maxwell this weekend. The Frank Warren promoted card is ...

Frank Warren: Yarde, Maxwell and Woodstock careers on the line this weekend

Frank Warren will be Stateside this weekend to watch two of his young talents at Queensberry Promotions make their American debuts. Daniel Dubois and Tommy Fury are in Cleveland ready to make a splash and a statement before Jake Paul contin...

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 ...

Heavyweight state of play – Part Two

As the boxing world awaits this autumn’s planned showdowns involving Anthony Joshua, Oleksandr Usyk, Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder, Luke G. Williams assesses the current state of play among the Boxing Social heavyweight Top Ten. Today, he...

Otto Wallin: The Waiting Game

‘I wish I had some fight news for you guys but unfortunately I don’t.’ August 18, 2021, and Otto Wallin had posted on his Instagram page. It’s a frustrating time for the Swedish heavyweight who was once best remembered for his fight...

Boxing Social Asks: What Is The Legacy Of Manny Pacquiao?

After Manny Pacquiao’s unanimous points defeat against Yordenis Ugas on Saturday night in Las Vegas the boxing world is wondering if we have seen the last of the Filipino phenom in the ring. If the eight-division world titlist does call i...