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# boxing - Yesterday’s News

'I hit rock bottom' – Kell Brook opens up on depression battle

“I remember sitting on my own, thinking: ‘No one loves me. What have I done to myself? What have I done to the people that do love me?’”

George Groves feeling cautiously optimistic about shoulder injury

WBA super-middleweight champion George Groves says it is ‘impossible to know’ if he will be fit for the World Boxing Super Series final.

# boxing - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Prince Naseem Hamed absolutely destroys Chris Eubank Jr, tells him to retire No Sugar Coating This post contains videos

Prince Naseem Hamed absolutely destroys Chris Eubank Jr, tells him to retire

The former world champion wasn’t holding back after last night’s defeat to George Groves.

'He was in hospital for 55 days. I wanted to pull out of the fight but my wife said to do it for him' Boom Boom Basil This post contains videos

'He was in hospital for 55 days. I wanted to pull out of the fight but my wife said to do it for him'

Last September, Garda Niall Kennedy became the New England heavyweight champion, while his newborn son was fighting his own fight at home.

# boxing - Thursday 15 February, 2018

# boxing - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

'This is Groves' last hurrah before he sails off into retirement, so I’m going to help him buy his boat'

Chris Eubank believes he will retire WBA World super-middleweight champion George Groves this Saturday.

# boxing - Monday 12 February, 2018

Ryan Burnett has WBA world title defence confirmed for Joshua-Parker bill in Cardiff

Burnett has vacated the IBF variant and will defend only the belt he earned in Belfast last October.

Monaghan wonderkid McKenna to face Mexican in second pro fight next month

Aaron McKenna will face Adolfo Caro in OC next month.

# boxing - Thursday 8 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Boxing company MTK Global says it will not be hosting any more events in the Republic It's A Lockout This post contains videos

Boxing company MTK Global says it will not be hosting any more events in the Republic

The company’s CEO says it has cut ties with Daniel Kinahan.

# boxing - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'We're wearing a string-top and shorts. The men are boxing topless but nobody says anything!'

Irish model Judy Fitzgerald believes those calling for ring card girls to be banned from combat sports are missing the point.

# boxing - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Muhammad Ali banned for two years after positive test

The British boxer tested positive for Trenbolone in April last year.

# boxing - Monday 5 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Almost half of people don't want to ban 'ring girls' from Irish boxing matches Gone Girls

Almost half of people don't want to ban 'ring girls' from Irish boxing matches

The Professional Darts Corporation and Formula One have announced similar bans in the past week.

Anthony Joshua needs US fight to hit the big time – Amir Khan

Khan’s own profile was raised by a number of bouts in the United States and he feels compatriot Joshua should follow suit.

# boxing - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Mayweather drops another hint at MMA fight

Is Paddy Power involved?

# boxing - Friday 2 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Dublin boxing event featuring MTK fighters cancelled at last minute Daniel Kinahan

Dublin boxing event featuring MTK fighters cancelled at last minute

It was expected to take place tomorrow.

# boxing - Thursday 1 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Covert Garda units to patrol Dublin boxing event this weekend in wake of murders Gangland Crime

Covert Garda units to patrol Dublin boxing event this weekend in wake of murders

It is understood that tight security will be in place at the Citywest event.

# boxing - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Frampton scoffs at Khan's presser histrionics as pair prepare for TV ratings clash Glass Half Full This post contains videos

Frampton scoffs at Khan's presser histrionics as pair prepare for TV ratings clash

Khan threw a glass of water over his opponent, Phil Lo Greco, at today’s press conference, and ‘The Jackal’ wasn’t impressed.

# boxing - Monday 29 January, 2018

Amir Khan will face Canadian Phil Lo Greco in his comeback fight

The former light-welterweight world champion makes his return on 21 April after signing with Matchroom.

# boxing - Friday 26 January, 2018

Leinster performance coach to make professional boxing debut in March

Cillian Reardon will enter the middleweight professional ranks on the undercard to Last Man Standing.

Olympian Joyce and three fellow unbeaten Irish prospects added to stacked Frampton bill

David Oliver Joyce, Lewis Crocker, Steven Ward and Tyrone McCullagh join a host of Irish fighters on the undercard to Frampton-Donaire.

# boxing - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Cork's Spike O'Sullivan nears career-biggest fight with consensus world middleweight number 3

O’Sullivan has verbally agreed to face Danny Jacobs at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on 28 April.

John Joe Nevin to continue comeback versus unbeaten Mexican in Philadelphia

The 2012 Olympic silver medalist will return for his second bout in four months when he faces Alex Torres Rynn.

# boxing - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Conlan confirms permanent relocation to London as he teams up with leading UK trainer

‘Obviously I’ll be fighting in Belfast for my homecoming, but fight-wise, I’ll still be USA-based,’ Conlan tells The42.

Selby confirms Belfast trip to face rival Frampton awaits if he sees off Warrington

Lee Selby will visit ‘The Jackal’s Den’ this summer should all go to plan for he and Frampton in the next few months.

# boxing - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Heather Hardy to face former boxing world champ in both the Bellator cage and the ring

Heather Hardy and Ana Julaton will do battle at Bellator 194 before rematching in the boxing ring.

Pro boxing returns to Irish terrestrial TV after seven-year hiatus

TG4 will bring pro boxing back to Irish screens on 3 March.

# boxing - Monday 22 January, 2018

'Croc', 'The Silencer', and 'The Naas Tommy Hearns': Irish pro boxing's future is in concrete hands

Lewis Crocker, Gary Cully and Aaron McKenna, with 20 Irish titles between them, will be looking to take names in 2018.

# boxing - Sunday 21 January, 2018

'A step ahead of the rest': Spence Jr dismantles game Peterson as rise to greatness gathers pace

Future superstar Errol Spence defended his IBF World welterweight title in another hugely impressive display.

# boxing - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Carl Frampton's war of words with Nonito Donaire heats up as fighters exchange...songs? Psychological Warfare This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Carl Frampton's war of words with Nonito Donaire heats up as fighters exchange...songs?

Thankfully, just when things threatened to turn nasty, cruiserweight Tommy McCarthy was on hand to intervene.

# boxing - Friday 19 January, 2018

Tyson Fury nears return and possible Joshua match-up as boxing licence suspension is lifted

The British Boxing Board of Control has agreed to end the former world heavyweight champion’s ban, subject to a medical.

# boxing - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Frampton admits to 'a wee bit of fear factor' as he gears up for make-or-break clash with Donaire

Carl Frampton says his upcoming scrap with Nonito Donaire will prove there’s still plenty left in the tank.

Three thrilling all-Irish fights confirmed for Frampton-Donaire card in Belfast

Two long-running domestic rivalries will be settled in Belfast, while stablemates Jono Carroll and Marco McCullough will also square off in April.

'If I'm not clean, you'll find out this fight. If I haven't been clean, you'll see me struggle vs Parker'

Anthony Joshua dismissed off-hand accusations from Joseph Parker that he is ‘the king of steroids’.

Manny Pacquiao says he's in talks to fight Vasyl Lomachenko

Pac Man is eyeing a comeback in April.

# boxing - Monday 15 January, 2018

Katie Taylor's Dublin homecoming fight off the cards as America comes calling

Katie Taylor will fight at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York on 28 April as her bid to break America begins.

# boxing - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Warren miffed that Khan's comeback on Sky will clash with Frampton-Donaire on BT

Khan and Frampton will return to the ring at the same time on rival channels and under rival promoters.

Two-time Olympic champion Claressa Shields successfully retains titles with unanimous win

Shields handed 41-year-old Tori Nelson the first defeat of her career in New York on Saturday.

# boxing - Friday 12 January, 2018

Deontay Wilder will defend his WBC World heavyweight title versus Luis Ortiz in March

Luis Ortiz will get his chance to take Deontay Wilder’s WBC belt on 3 March.

Huge Dublin derby rematch moves closer as Carroll agrees to 'fling Geraghty a bone'

The rematch Irish boxing fans have been calling for since 2014 is tentatively scheduled to take place on Katie Taylor’s Dublin undercard.

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