British bantamweight contender Jamie McDonnell bested Javier Nicolas Chacon via peculiar 10th-round stoppage and super middleweight prospect Callum Smith dominated former title challenger Nikola Sjeckloca to a unanimous decision in Liverpool, England, on Saturday.
Both Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew were on point for their cruiserweight grudge-rematch in Liverpool, England, with George Groves, James DeGale, Jamie McDonnell and Scott Quigg also set to fight on the card.
British bantamweight standout Jamie McDonnell meets late replacement Javier Chacon in Liverpool, England, on Saturday. If McDonnell wins, he says a he’ll get a showdown with unbeaten WBO titleholder Koki Kameda in the U.S. next spring.
As Walberto Ramos has been scratched from facing Jamie McDonnell this Saturday due to visa issues, Javier Chacon will take Ramos’ place against the bantamweight contender.
British bantamweight contender Jamie McDonnell has signed to face WBO beltholder Tomoki Kameda next year should each get beyond their next opponent, representatives of both fighters told RingTV.com. Kameda, who fights Saturday, has not yet signed but has agreed to terms.
Super middleweight prospect Callum Smith’s upcoming bout against Nikola Sjekloca is a major improvement in competition as well as a title eliminator.
Former super middleweight title challenger George Groves sees his next opponent, Denis Douglin as a true risk to his own WBC mandatory challenger position.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s middleweight title eliminator between Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam and Curtis Stevens an much more.
British promoter Frank Warren wants new IBF bantamweight titleholder Paul Butler to face fellow Englishman Jamie McDonnell, who was stripped of the same belt last year.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook features news on the return of lightweight contender Kevin Mitchell and former two-division titlist Randall Bailey.
Former bantamweight titleholder Jamie McDonnell will face Thailand’s Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat for the vacant WBA title on the May 31undercard of Carl Froch-George Groves II.
This Saturday an all British IBF bantamweight title bout will be contested between champion Stuart Hall and challenger Martin Ward in Newcastle, England, while a third British star, Jamie McDonnell, lurks ominously in the background.
Newly-crowned IBF bantamweight titleholder Stuart Hall will likely have to wait for his dream rematch with domestic rival Jamie McDonnell, according to their promoter, Dennis Hobson.
Former British and Commonwealth bantamweight champion Stuart Hall says he will start fast and hard against Vusi Malinga when the two clash for the vacant IBF title on Saturday in Leeds, England. “The fans will be the winners in this fight,” Hall told RingTV.com, “because Malinga and I will meet in ring center and this will be a toe to toe war.”
Stuart Hall, a mature but still fresh 118-pound standout from Darlington, England, will face South African veteran Vusi Malinga for the vacant IBF bantamweight title on Saturday at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, England. The title shot is a dream come true for Hall who used boxing to get his life on track.
Former world title challenger Kevin Mitchell should have faced Brunet Zamora, but shone brightly against late substitute Karim El Ouazghari, prevailing by ninth-round technical knockout in a scheduled 12-round lightweight attraction in London.