Secret coach's diary part 9

Secret coach
13/01/2017 7:50am

In the ninth part of a candid and revealing series, an anonymous ABA coach describes his experiences, offering an invaluable insight into the highs and lows of life in and around English boxing's amateur grassroots ...

Jack vs DeGale preview: Brooklyn style

Chris Williamson
12/01/2017 1:20pm

Chris Williamson previews Saturday night's super middleweight unification showdown at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn between WBC champion Badou Jack and IBF title holder James DeGale...

James DeGale interview: Mellow fellow

Nick Halling
12/01/2017 9:42am

James DeGale admits he made some mistakes when he returned from Beijing 2008 with a gold medal. He tells Nick Halling that he’s matured since then and is enjoying his status as the world’s best super middleweight...

Badou Jack interview: Bring it on Badou

Luke G. Williams
10/01/2017 12:30pm

Underrated WBC super middleweight champ Badou Jack tells Luke G. Williams that he’s fully focused on his collision with James DeGale - a fight that’s been likely since both men were Olympians.

The tale of a rare and historic scorecard

Gary Lucken
09/01/2017 7:27am

Occasionally a window opens into boxing’s past and a fascinating historical gem pops into view. This is one such example – it is the scorecard from a famous world title fight which took place more than 100 years ago. Gary Lucken investigates the story behind it...

The KO Kid bounces back

James Oddy
08/01/2017 4:23pm

James Oddy speaks to super featherweight Andy Townend, the Barnsley-based 'KO Kid' who is proving his resilience after a recent defeat...

Khan and Brook: timing is everything

Haroon Ahmed
07/01/2017 4:42pm

Haroon Ahmed explains why he believes the time is not quite right for the Amir Khan vs Kell Brook domestic super fight ...yet!

The Ron Peck dynasty

Paul Zanon
06/01/2017 7:43am


Paul Zanon reviews two often overlooked classic films that shed light on 'real-life' boxing - Ron Peck's acclaimed 'Fighters' and 'Real Money', which feature Mark Kaylor, Bradley Stone and Jimmy Tibbs among others...

The Irish Eye: wrap-up and awards

Kane Clarke
05/01/2017 7:31am

Kane Clarke reviews an eventful month for Irish boxing, and hands out his 'Irish  Eye' awards for 2016, including gongs for Carl Frampton and Jason Quigley...