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...

Frontline diary: The second coming?

Paul Zanon
07/02/2017 10:13am

Paul Zanon was ringside at Olympia on Saturday night as Chris Eubank Jr annexed the IBO super middleweight title to launch the brave - and controversial - new world of ITV pay-per-view ...

Frontline diary: Genuine honour and the Heart Attack Grill

Chris Williamson
03/02/2017 8:55am

In the second of his diaries from Las Vegas, Chris Williamson presents his vivid account of a memorable weekend on which Leo Santa Cruz gained revenge, Mikey Garcia announced his return to the highest class and one of Dejan Zlaticanin's entourage headed for the Heart Attack Grill...

Frontline Diary: Buffalo Soldiers in Nicaragua

Chris Williamson
14/01/2017 11:44am

In some countries boxing struggles for mainstream coverage in newspapers and on television. Not in Nicaragua though, we discover as Chris Williamson reports from Managua, where he viewed a fight card and met local legend Rosendo Alvarez.

Frontline Diary: 'Question De Honor'

Chris Williamson
04/12/2016 6:33pm

Chris Williamson brings Boxing Monthly a fascinating Frontline Diary from Panama, including observations and insights on plastic surgery, the local boxing scene and the upcoming Luis Concepcion vs Khalid Yafai bout ...

Frontline Diary: 'Ye Buck Eejit'

Andrew Harrison
11/11/2016 10:18am

Andrew Harrison on all the goings-on in and out of the ring in Belfast as Paddy Barnes makes his pro debut, Jamie Conlan edges towards a world title eliminator and Carl Frampton proves a class act at ringside ...

Frontline Diary: Blue and Green should be seen

Chris Williamson
22/10/2016 7:45am

Chris Williamson on all the goings-on ringside as Tony Bellew wins and talks about his nerves and love for Everton. Meanwhile, Z-Cars, The Greatest Boxing Ringwalk Songs two-CD set and the Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill in Dallas are also the subject of discussion on a heady night in Liverpool.

Frontline Diary: Slings in Harrow

Chris Williamson
15/10/2016 8:41am

Chris Williamson reflects on all the goings-on at the Harrow Leisure centre as Liam Walsh headlines, a ring card girl calls in sick and Boxnation celebrates 300 live shows and five years in operation ...