Source: Dave Thompson Matchroom Boxing

Ellis Hopkins makes a winning start to her professional career

Leicestershire’s Ellis Hopkins made a winning to start to life in the professional ranks, comfortably outpointing Bulgaria’s seasoned veteran Borislava Goranova 40-36 in the opening bout of the night at the AO Arena, Manchester.  Hopkins, 20, is the first female professional boxer from the traveller community and hopes to inspire a new generation of girls

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Source: Matchroom

Ellis Hopkins set to make history

Ellis Hopkins is set to make history at the AO Arena, Manchester this Saturday May 15 after landing a last minute spot on the Joshua Buatsi vs. Daniel Blenda Dos Santos undercard. The former amateur standout from Coalville in Leicestershire will become the first woman from the traveller community to make the move from amateur

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Source: Mark Robinson Matchroom Boxing

‘Miss GB’ out to avenge Olympics loss

Tasha Jonas says she has “unfinished business” with former amateur foe Katie Taylor and has promised to settle the score when she faces the Irish star for the Undisputed Lightweight World Titles at the AO Arena, Manchester on Saturday May 1, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and on DAZN in all

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Source: Mark Robinson Matchroom Boxing

After the dust has settled

Fight Night Review from the Copper Box Arena Fight of the night goes Courtenay and Bridges, maybe fight of the year, what a war. Round 1 I originally gave it a draw but watching it back I gave the round to Courtenay. Round 2 Bridges came strong, such a powerful fighter with a good high

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Source: Mark Robinson Matchroom Boxing

World Championship Boxing

This coming Saturday will be a stunning night of boxing and will see the return of Shannon Courtenay and Ebanie Bridges competing for the vacant WBA World Bantamweight title and Savannah Marshall who will be defending her WBO World Middleweight title. Fight week for April 10th, on the Benn vs Vargas undercard, featuring the chief

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Source: COF

Arena Boxing Club compete at Haringey Box Cup

Haringey Box Cup (the biggest tournament in Europe) is currently taking  place and Arena Boxing Club’s Hayley Forbes,  Claire Farmer and Raven Chapman-Edwards all made it through to the semi final stage. However, Claire Farmer (51kg) lost out to Clare Gillham of St Mary’s Boxing Club, Chatham in her semi final bout. Despite fighting like a lion

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