Fitziana! Bob Fitzsimmons tribute

Boxing Monthly
22/10/2017 12:16am

One hundred years since the death of the legendary Bob Fitzsimmons, Gary Lucken pays a special tribute to the great pugilist in the form of three new articles, while we also present a selection of 'Fitziana' from the Boxing Monthly archives......

Bob Fitzsimmons: the final count

Gary Lucken
22/10/2017 12:10am


Exactly one hundred years ago, shortly before day began to break, a follicly challenged, middle-aged man took his final breath and died in the Windy City of Chicago. Gary Lucken pays tribute to the extraordinary Bob Fitzsimmons...

The Neutral Corner Episode 98.2

Michael Montero & Tiffany Lam
21/10/2017 7:55am

In the preview portion of this week's episode, Michael Montero previews the weekend's action including Gassiev vs Wlodarczyk, Burnett vs Zhakiyanov and much more!

The Big Question: Who should be in the IBHOF Class of 2018?

Boxing Monthly
20/10/2017 10:53am

The annual ballot for the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota has been revealed. Electors are given five votes, with the top three boxers then enshrined during the Hall of Fame weekend. We asked the Boxing Monthly online team which three modern boxers on the ballot most deserve to get the nod...

Jacovacci’s Odyssey

Luke G. Williams
19/10/2017 4:06pm


Congolese-Italian Leone Jacovacci was only the second African-born boxer to win a European title. He adapted personas, faced down fascists in Mussolini’s Italy and hid the identity of his Jewish wife and half-Jewish daughter from the Nazis in occupied France. Luke G. Williams traces his remarkable life...

The Neutral Corner Episode 98.1

Michael Montero & Tiffany Lam
18/10/2017 8:15pm

Michael Montero discusses Takam stepping in for Pulev against Joshua, Fury hinting at a comeback and Saunders vs Lemieux being mandated by the WBO, as well as reviewing all the action from the last couple of weeks, including wins for Eubank Jr, Groves, Mares, Santa Cruz and ... much more!

Psychological Warfare: Ryan Burnett interview

John A. MacDonald
18/10/2017 9:41am

Ryan Burnett faces a bantamweight unification against Zhanat Zhakiyanov this weekend. The Belfast native spoke to John A. MacDonald about the night he realised his world title ambitions by defeating Lee Haskins...

Frontline diary: Something special

Paul Zanon
15/10/2017 9:52pm


Paul Zanon with his ringside report from Saturday night's 13-fight card at Wembley Arena, topped by George Groves' impressive World Boxing Super Series stoppage of Jamie Cox...