No excuses from Burns as Indongo dominates

Martin Chesnutt
16/04/2017 8:40pm

Martin Chesnutt reports from ringside in Glasgow as Namibian Julius Indongo dominates Ricky Burns, adding the Scotsman's WBA super lightweight title to his IBF and IBO straps...

The Irish Eye: March part 5

Kane Clarke
14/04/2017 9:22pm


March was a mammoth month in Irish boxing, so we are bringing you a special five-part edition of 'The Irish Eye' to make sure every base is covered... In part five Kane Clarke reviews Ginley Promotions' debut show and more ...

Burns vs Indongo preview: and the sparks will fly...

Luke G. Williams
13/04/2017 11:28pm

Unknown quantities are rare in boxing, but IBF / IBO super lightweight champ Julius 'Blue Machine' Indongo is one such boxer and his unification bout with WBA champ Ricky Burns is full of intrigue. Luke G. Williams previews a potential cracker...

The Irish Eye: March part 4

Kane Clarke
13/04/2017 6:16pm


March was a mammoth month in Irish boxing, so we are bringing you a special five-part edition of 'The Irish Eye' to make sure every base is covered... In part four Kane Clarke reviews the latest developments in the careers of two former amateur rivals ...

Namibian Glove Affair

Luke G. Williams
13/04/2017 6:52am


As a boy growing up in Namibia, Nestor Tobias watched some footage of Muhammad Ali and it proved to be life-changing. The former professional tells Luke G. Williams how he virtually single-handedly built up boxing in his homeland, to a point where his fighter Julius Indongo, the IBF junior welterweight champion, takes on Ricky Burns in a unification fight this Saturday...

Hamed 25 years on: promos & posters

Luke G. Williams
12/04/2017 6:35pm

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During the 1990s and early '00s, Naseem Hamed was a media sensation, his image appearing on fight posters, in VHS videos and on iconic TV shows. Luke G. Williams takes a trip down memory lane to bring you some of the many and varied ways in which the 'Prince' was promoted...

Hamed 25 years on: the unfailing sense of being young

Luke G. Williams
11/04/2017 7:15pm

On 14 April it will be 25 years since Prince Naseem Hamed first entered the ring as a professional. To mark this anniversary, Boxing Monthly online will this week bring you a series of features and reflections from our team about the ever controversial and never dull Naz... Luke G. Williams kicks off proceedings...

The Irish Eye: March part 3

Kane Clarke
11/04/2017 7:09pm


March was a mammoth month in Irish boxing, so we are bringing you a special five-part edition of 'The Irish Eye' to make sure every base is covered... In part three Kane Clarke reviews the plethora of St Patrick's Day action from around the boxing world...

The Irish Eye: March part 2

Kane Clarke
09/04/2017 9:59pm


March was a mammoth month in Irish boxing, so we are bringing you a special five-part edition of 'The Irish Eye' to make sure every base is covered... In part two Kane Clarke reviews the big 10 March Boxnation show in Belfast...

The Irish Eye: March part 1

Kane Clarke
08/04/2017 9:43pm


March was a mammoth month in Irish boxing, so we are bringing you a special five-part edition of 'The Irish Eye' to make sure every base is covered... In part one Kane Clarke looks at a busy month for Katie Taylor and Ray Moylette ...