Lloyd Ellet

Lloyd Ellet, the unbeaten Brighton light-middle, headlines in his home town on the 31st of October, against an opponent yet to be named.

Kid Galahad

Sheffield super-bantam Kid Galahad picked up the Boxing Writers' award for “Young Boxer of the Year” earlier this week, and took the opportunity to pay tribute to his trainer Brendan Ingle and air his opinions on some of his rivals in the packed domestic super-bantam division.

Larry Ekundayo v Stansilav Nenkov by Bernard Miller

Larry Ekundayo’s first outing at 10 rounds topped the bill for the latest Goodwin Promotions card at York Hall last Saturday evening. The smooth Nigerian/Stoke Newington welterweight wasn’t—with one trifling exception—bothered by Bulgarian Stansilav Nenkov in scoring a shutout decision over the distance.

Matthew Macklin

Former British and European boss Matthew Macklin returns to action in Dublin on the 15th of November versus Jorge Sebastian Hyland of Argentina.

Stuie Hall

Darlington's Stuart Hall faces unbeaten American Randy Caballero for the vacant IBF title Saturday week, the 25th of October. The bout is to be held at the Salle des Etoiles, Monaco, and will be broadcast live on Channel Five.

Shayne Singleton

Colne welterweight Shayne Singleton tops the bill at Manchester's Victoria Warehouse this Saturday, 18th of October, versus Georgia's Nodar Robakidze.

Anthony Nelson and Terry Broadbent

Professional boxing returned to South Shields on Sunday with Steve Wraith's 'Winner Takes It All' show proving every bit as entertaining as promised. The headline fight between South Shields' Anthony Nelson (9-0) and Leeds' Terry Broadbent (7-2) for the vacant English super flyweight title looked good on paper and ended up surpassing expectations.

Behind the Results with Eric Armit - October 13

From Biloxi, where Jermain Taylor became IBF middleweight champion after outpointing a clearly injured Sam Soliman, over to Indio, where cousin-of-Oscar Diego De La Hoya remained the ‘Golden Kid’ with a six round points win over Luis Ruiz Lizarraga Jr. Behind the Results with Eric ‘It’s not unusual’ Armit.

Elliott Matthews stops Ferenc Albert at the Camden Centre - picture by Bernard Miller

At the Camden Centre on Friday, Watford middleweight Elliott Matthews (13-0-1) remained unbeaten in his 14th fight against Hungarian Ferenc Albert (7-4) with a brutal fifth round stoppage. Matthews (11st 13lbs) started on top working some heavy shots to the left side of the body, Albert (11st 9lbs) countered with right hands but nothing to trouble the Watford man.

Lucas Browne

Australian heavyweight Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne (21-0) plans on becoming the first man to knock tough New Zealander Chauncy Welliver (55-8-5) off his feet when the pair clash next month.



BoxRec News - The final bell tolls

All good things come to an end, they say. On this occasion, the good thing is BoxRec News. Current editor, Danny Wright, is no longer able to continue in the role due to a change in personal circumstances and a decision has been taken to close the news site. We saw the need for a good and independent news site in 2009 and the visitor numbers proved this to be true.

Fight Reports

Professional boxing returned to Aberdeen on the 1st of November with Darren Traynor (9st) topping the bill in his home city against Poland’s Krzysztof Rogowski (8st 13lbs). Traynor was originally scheduled to face David Savage for the Scottish Area title, however a cut that re-opened in sparring meant a late change in opponent with Rogowski stepping in.