Source: Pitch/Sports Direct

Q & A with Natasha Jonas as she promotes Sports Slam

Celebrating the opening of new Sports Direct Manchester Arndale flagship store, Everlast boxer Natasha Jonas hosted 15 local school children for Sports Slam – Sports Direct’s children’s sports initiative which encourages kids to take part in at least 60 minutes of activity a day. Natasha, who is WBO, WBC and IBF female light-middleweight champion of

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Harper Makes Maiden WBA 154lbs World Title Defence

Terri Harper will defend her WBA Super-Welterweight World Title against former world pound-for-pound No.1 Cecilia Braekhus on the undercard of Katie Taylor’s historic homecoming clash with Chantelle Cameron at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday May 20, live worldwide on DAZN. Former WBC and IBO Super-Featherweight World Champion Harper (13-1-1 6 KOs) won the

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Derby star goes for gold on April 22

Sandy Ryan will clash with Marie-Pier Houle for the vacant WBO Welterweight Title on the undercard of Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov vs. Joe Cordina at the Cardiff International Arena on Saturday April 22, live worldwide on DAZN (excluding Australia and New Zealand). Derby’s Ryan (5-1, 2 KOs) was last in action at Wembley’s OVO Arena last November,

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Source: Mark Robinson

Flyweight Maiseyrose Courtney signs with Matchroom Boxing

Six-time National Champion becomes latest Hearn recruit Eltham Flyweight prospect and former amateur standout Maiseyrose Courtney has signed a multi-fight promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing. The 22-year-old South Londoner made a winning start to her professional career by comfortably outpointing Hungary’s Judit Hackbold over four rounds on the undercard of Katie Taylor’s Undisputed

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World Champion Nina Hughes signs with Matchroom

Newly crowned WBA Bantamweight Champion of the World Nina Hughes has signed a long-term promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing. The 40-year-old from Billericay in Essex, who is trained by Kevin Lilley and managed by Lee Eaton, ripped the WBA crown from the USA’s Jamie Mitchell at the Hilton Palm Jumeirah in Dubai last

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Source: Andy Chubb / England Boxing

Kent Gloves most successful club at Development Championships

Boxers from 75 different clubs spread around the country supplied the 91 title winners at the England Boxing National Development Championships 2021, held at the Spiceball Leisure Centre in Banbury over the weekend (22nd and 23rd October). The most successful club was Southern Counties’ Kent Gloves, who notched a hat-trick of victories, thanks to Juniors

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