Glyn Leach: 'No excuses!'

Glyn Leach
27/03/2017 8:59pm


As a tribute to the late Glyn Leach, former Editor of Boxing Monthly, we are proud to bring his columns back for you to read again and again. On this occasion we go back to January 1995, when Glyn was pondering a chaotic heavyweight scene and hoping for order to be restored... Sound familiar?

Scorecard: Linares vs Crolla 2

Luke G. Williams
25/03/2017 11:30pm


Venezuelan 'Golden Boy' Jorge Linares put on a lightweight masterclass in dismantling a gutsy but outgunned Anthony Crolla over 12 one-sided rounds in Manchester on Saturday night...

Below the Belt Episode 16

Below the Belt
25/03/2017 7:49pm

Episode 16 and the team react to GGG vs Jacobs - was it a robbery? Was it GGG's Mugabi moment? We also  mourn the defeat of Chocolatito, who becomes another victim of the Ricardo Lopez Curse. We then look at the latest attempt at a boxing tournament with the World Boxing Super Series, pick over the bones of Haye vs Bellew, discuss P4P Rankings, PPV and more...

The Big Question: Linares vs Crolla 2 - who wins?

Boxing Monthly
24/03/2017 2:45pm

Manchester favourite Anthony Crolla faces Venezuelan Jorge Linares on Saturday night in an eagerly awaited lightweight championship rematch. We canvassed opinion among our online team about which man will prevail ...

'Tartan Tornado' blows back into town

Andrew Harrison
24/03/2017 7:34am

High winds are forecast in Scotland’s capital on Friday, when 'The Tartan Tornado' and Cyclone Promotions blow back into town. Andrew Harrison previews promising super lightweight Josh Taylor's latest bout... 

Frontline diary: Two worlds collide at NXTGEN

Chris Williamson
23/03/2017 7:49pm

The branding may have been a little disconcerting, but the action at Matchroom's first 'NXTGEN' show last Friday night at York Hall was certainly up to scratch. Read on for Chris Williamson's ringside report...

Linares vs Crolla 2 preview: repeat or revenge?

Luke G. Williams
23/03/2017 12:05pm

Jorge Linares is the current consensus ruler of the lightweight division - but Anthony Crolla is targeting revenge this Saturday. Luke G. Williams previews a contest which will help clarify one of the sport's most intriguing weight classes...

The Neutral Corner Episode 72

Michael Montero & Tiffany Lam
23/03/2017 7:34am

Michael Montero talks about his trip to NYC, declining PPV numbers in boxing, Conlan's debut and the Golovkin vs Jacobs card while also previewing the rematch between Linares and Crolla in Manchester, and much more!

GGG vs Jacobs / Gonzalez vs Srisaket - a second view

Michael Montero
22/03/2017 11:36am

Michael Montero gives a detailed review of the Gennady Golovkin vs Daniel Jacobs middleweight championship fight, and the Roman Gonzalez vs Srisaket Sor Rungvisai super flyweight title bout. Both highly competitive fights ended in close, controversial decisions inside Madison Square Garden on Saturday 18 March...

The Irish Eye in NYC: Michael Conlan - the 'Mecca' of debuts

Kane Clarke
21/03/2017 2:30pm

On Friday 17 March, at the 'Mecca of boxing', in a debut unlike anything ever seen before in boxing, world amateur champion Michael Conlan made his introduction to the professional ranks. Boxing Monthly online's 'Irish Eye' Kane Clarke was in NYC for all the action. Here is his definitive account of an extraordinary few days...

Srisaket shocks the world

Luke G. Williams
21/03/2017 7:30am


Srisaket Sor Rungvisai’s triumph against Roman Gonzalez on Saturday night is arguably the greatest victory in the long and distinguished history of Thai pugilism. Luke G. Williams puts the super flyweight clash in context and examines the reaction back in Thailand…