BM writers' 2018 predictions

Boxing Monthly
17/01/2018 12:52pm

Six members of the BM team make their 2018 predictions regarding who will win and lose world and British titles, as well as making their picks for who will triumph in the WBSS tournaments ... and a whole lot more besides...

The winner takes it all: Joshua vs Parker presser

Paul Zanon
16/01/2018 10:02pm

With four title belts on the line, Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker is a heavyweight showdown with plenty of intrigue surrounding it. Boxing Monthly's Paul Zanon was in attendance at today's press conference to launch the contest...

Valero: intense, unpredictable and extremely violent

Daniel Morley
16/01/2018 9:13am

Edwin Valero’s undeniable talent was eventually eclipsed by the violence that defined him. But had tragedy not intervened and Valero had tussled with the elite of his time, how would he have fared? Daniel Morley delves into the turbulent life of the Venezuelan puncher...

Super hero: Vasyl Lomachenko interview

Mark Butcher
12/01/2018 1:45pm

There is something unearthly about the moves of Vasyl Lomachenko. Ahead of his December showdown with Guillermo Rigondeaux, Mark Butcher spoke to the Ukrainian phenomenon, who has now been named Boxing Monthly online's pound for pound king...

P4P king Lomachenko: the story so far...

Luke G. Williams
12/01/2018 11:05am

In a whirlwind professional career that began in 2013 and still only spans eleven fights, Vasyl Lomachenko has annexed two world title belts and now tops BM online's P4P rankings. Luke G. Williams guides you through his career so far...

Asian scene: Taguchi wins light-fly unification

Marcus Bellinger
11/01/2018 9:02pm

In Marcus Bellinger's latest round-up, wins for Ryoichi Taguchi, Hiroto Kyoguchi, Naoya Inoue and Ken Shiro were among the most significant action in Asia in December...

Everyone's a winner?

Shaun Brown
10/01/2018 8:37pm

Shaun Brown analyses today's shock news that Amir Khan has signed a three-fight deal with his former social media sparring partner Eddie Hearn...

Highlights, frustrations and hopes: full 2017 into 2018 survey

Boxing Monthly
07/01/2018 6:10am

As 2017 drew to a close, Boxing Monthly and our hardy band of contributors sought out the views of figures from within the pugilistic sphere on the year just gone and the year just beginning. Here's what 131 of them had to say, including 17 former or current world champions...

Highlights, frustrations and hopes: end of year survey part 12

Boxing Monthly
05/01/2018 3:58pm

Boxing Monthly canvassed over 100 figures from boxing for their reflections on 2017 and hopes for 2018. In today's final instalment of this mammoth series, BM contributors Haroon Ahmed, Marcus Bellinger, Shaun Brown, Mark Butcher, Luke Byron, Anthony Cocks, Colin Harris, Andrew Harrison, Gary Lucken, John Angus MacDonald, James Oddy, Callum Rudge, Luke G. Williams, Chris Williamson and Paul Zanon have their say…

The Irish Eye: December

Kane Clarke
05/01/2018 3:40pm

December was a great month within Irish boxing circles. Two stacked cards being run on the opening weekend of the month kept us entertained at home, whilst there was also a pleasing number of 'on-the-road' wins across the world - including a Katie Taylor title defence...