Scorecard: All hail Linares!

Luke G. Williams
24/09/2016 9:24pm

Classy Jorge Linares was just too precise and well seasoned for the wonderfully gutsy Anthony Crolla in Manchester on Saturday night as the Venezuelan established himself beyond reasonable doubt as the number one lightweight boxer in the world.

Crolla with an eye on history

Luke G. Williams
23/09/2016 7:16am

If he defeats Venezuelan Jorge Linares on Saturday night at the Manchester Arena, Anthony Crolla will, in the eyes of many boxing traditionalists, establish a new title lineage in the lightweight division. Luke G. Williams previews a mouthwatering match-up.

Coach's corner: Ivan Magnani, ASD Pontremoli Boxe

Paul Zanon
20/09/2016 7:43am

Boxing Monthly was recently invited to attend a training session with a rather unique backdrop. Paul Zanon speaks to boxing maestro Ivan Magnani, the founder of local amateur boxing club, ASD Pontremoli Boxe in picturesque Tuscany.

Carter relishing pro challenge

Danny Wayne Armstrong
16/09/2016 8:20pm

lee carterBoxing Monthly talks to debutant Lee Carter, a former soldier and heavyweight made in the good old Manchester mould.

Heavens Above

Danny Wayne Armstrong
16/09/2016 8:44am

Boxing Monthly talks to middleweight and London lad Ricky Heavens, a Ricky Hatton fan aiming high ahead of his pro debut on Saturday.

Provodnikov eyes politics

Danny Wayne Armstrong
14/09/2016 6:45pm

Ruslan Provodnikov gained notoriety as one of the most feared fighters in his division with thundering wars against some of the world’s best boxers. But after losing three of his last five fights, the 'Siberian Rocky' tells Danny Wayne Armstrong that his future may well lie in politics, rather than pugilism.