Ringside report: Joshua vs Takam

Glynn Evans
29/10/2017 7:45pm


Reigning IBF and WBA 'super' heavyweight king Anthony Joshua’s end of year sojourn to Wales proved a commercial and dramatic triumph, if not an aesthetic one. Glynn Evans reports from ringside...

Asian Scene: Tepora shrugs off scare

Marcus Bellinger
28/10/2017 11:50pm

Our Asian expert Marcus Bellinger rounds up all the latest action involving the continent's boxers, including wins for Jhack Tepora and Nonito Donaire and a fierce battle between Rex Tso and Kohei Kono...

A chance for glory: Joshua vs Takam preview

Chris Williamson
27/10/2017 10:04am

Chris Williamson previews IBF / WBA 'super' heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua's latest defence and ponders whether late substitute Carlos Takam can spring an almighty upset...

Under pressure: Burnett vs Zhakiyanov report

Andrew Harrison
22/10/2017 9:24pm

Andrew Harrison reports from ringside in Belfast, as local lad Ryan Burnett unifies two portions of the bantamweight championship of the world...

Fitziana! Bob Fitzsimmons tribute

Boxing Monthly
22/10/2017 12:16am

One hundred years since the death of the legendary Bob Fitzsimmons, Gary Lucken pays a special tribute to the great pugilist in the form of three new articles, while we also present a selection of 'Fitziana' from the Boxing Monthly archives......

Bob Fitzsimmons: the final count

Gary Lucken
22/10/2017 12:10am


Exactly one hundred years ago, shortly before day began to break, a follicly challenged, middle-aged man took his final breath and died in the Windy City of Chicago. Gary Lucken pays tribute to the extraordinary Bob Fitzsimmons...

Jacovacci’s Odyssey

Luke G. Williams
19/10/2017 4:06pm


Congolese-Italian Leone Jacovacci was only the second African-born boxer to win a European title. He adapted personas, faced down fascists in Mussolini’s Italy and hid the identity of his Jewish wife and half-Jewish daughter from the Nazis in occupied France. Luke G. Williams traces his remarkable life...

Psychological Warfare: Ryan Burnett interview

John A. MacDonald
18/10/2017 9:41am

Ryan Burnett faces a bantamweight unification against Zhanat Zhakiyanov this weekend. The Belfast native spoke to John A. MacDonald about the night he realised his world title ambitions by defeating Lee Haskins...