Benny Lynch documentary hits Glasgow

Martin Chesnutt
21/02/2017 7:28am

Martin Chesnutt speaks to producer Shane Tobin about his new documentary 'Benny' which tells the story of legendary Scottish boxer Benny Lynch and premieres in Glasgow tomorrow night...

A new Day ready to break

James Oddy
17/02/2017 6:36am

James Oddy speaks to London-based Devonian Ben Day as he looks ahead to his battle against Jamie Speight for the Suithern Area featherweight title...

The forgotten fight of Tommy Burns

Gary Lucken
16/02/2017 3:13pm


In his latest delve into boxing history, Gary Lucken reveals a forgotten bareknuckle brawl involving none other than former heavyweight champion Tommy Burns...

From the archives: Swedish miracle

Luke G. Williams
13/02/2017 9:17pm


At the weekend Anthony Yigit became Sweden's first professional European boxing champion in 30 years. An opportune time to reprint Luke G. Williams' article on the Swedish boxing revival from the November 2016 issue of Boxing Monthly...

Smith confident ahead of Jupp rematch

Luke Byron
10/02/2017 3:39pm

On 6 May Mitchell Smith has the chance to avenge the only loss of his professional career so far when he faces off against George Jupp in a rematch. Luke Byron spoke to Smith ahead of this crunch showdown...

Asian Scene: Menayothin begins 2017 with a bang

Marcus Bellinger
09/02/2017 7:25pm

The first world title fight in 2017 to be held in Asia took place in Phitsamuloke, Thailand with Wanheng Menayothin retaining his WBC strawweight belt by narrowly defeating talented youngster Melvin Jerusalem. Marcus Bellinger rounds up this and all the other recent Asian action.

The Irish Eye: Frampton vs Santa Cruz special

Kane Clarke
06/02/2017 11:27am

In the latest edition of our regular column on the Irish boxing scene, Kane Clarke analyses the rematch between Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz, as well as bringing us all the latest news from the Emerald Isle …

Ten to watch in 2017 – UK and Ireland

Mark Butcher
04/02/2017 9:59am

Mark Butcher casts the Boxing Monthly spotlight on the British and Irish fighters who may cause a stir in 2017; a mixture of former amateur stars, under-the-radar talents and up-and-comers on the verge of a breakthrough...

Ten to watch in 2017 – US and Overseas

Mark Butcher
01/02/2017 1:59pm

Mark Butcher casts the Boxing Monthly spotlight on the US and overseas boxers who may rise up in 2017; a mixture of ex-amateur stars, unrealised talents and contenders on the verge of a big break...