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.

Scorecard: Canelo fells spirited Smith

Luke G. Williams
18/09/2016 4:47am

In front of over 50,000 fans in Texas, the speed and power of Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez could not be denied as he felled Liam Smith in nine. Here's how Boxing Monthly online saw and scored the fight.

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.

Pioneering pugilist honoured

Luke G. Williams
14/09/2016 6:11pm


The life and career of pioneering pugilist Bill Richmond has been honoured by the unveiling of a BBC History plaque at the Tom Cribb pub in London. Luke G. Williams puts Richmond's life in context, explaining the significance of his career and the plaque's location.

Brook no Buster, but can’t Jinx GGG

Callum Rudge
11/09/2016 8:20pm

Callum Rudge reflects on a memorable night as Kell Brook's brave battle to conquer unbeaten middleweight ogre Gennady Golovkin ended in noble failure.

Golovkin-Brook: final thoughts

Luke G. Williams
09/09/2016 12:01pm

 With Saturday night's showdown almost upon us, we offer a few final thoughts and point you in the direction of a wide selection of Boxing Monthly online articles about an intriguing contest ...