Yorkshire's Terry Broadbent will face off against local Anthony Nelson in an afternoon show at South Shields' Temple Park Leisure Centre this Sunday.

Sohail Ahmad and English super-feather boss Mitchell Smith

Light-welter Sohail Ahmad has been sparring unbeaten English and Southern Area super-feather champ Mitchell Smith as he looks to further his unbeaten record on at the York Hall this Saturday (11th October). Ahmad goes in with Bulgarian Kristian Dochev (11-18) over four rounds on a card headlined by the winner of the 2012 Prizefighter light-middleweight tournament, Larry Ekundayo.

Joe Hayes

BoxRec News’ Debutant Watch series visits Bournemouth to feature Joe Hayes. At 31, you could say Joe is a late starter but he comes into the paid ranks confident he can achieve his goals.

Lewis Taylor

Promoter Dennis Hobson is banging the drum for a mouthwatering meeting between Sheffield's Adam Etches and his fighter Lewis Taylor (pictured).

On the EJKO Promotions card at the Cannock Leisure Centre Saturday night, Stafford light-heavy Grant Cunningham improved to 10-0 (2) with an eight round points victory over Kieron Gray, 6-33-1 (1).
Referee Gareth Morris scored the bout 79-75.

Stuart Hall's fight for the vacant IBF bantamweight title versus Randy Caballero, scheduled for the 25th October at the Salle des Etoiles, Monte Carlo, will be broadcast live on Channel Five.

Josh Warrington

Josh Warrington (19-0) added the vacant European featherweight title to his British and Commonwealth honours on Saturday, stopping Italian Davide Diele (15-3) in the fourth round at the First Direct Arena, Leeds.

IBF world super-flyweight champion Zolani Tete has withdrawn from the projected 25th October clash with Liverpool’s Paul Butler, citing a broken hand.

Guernsey's Brad Watson (9-0, 4 early) has been sparring ex-IBF bantamweight titlist Paul Butler in the run-up to Butler's (now cancelled) IBF super-flyweight title challenge to Zolani Tete. Watson, 23, faces George Gachechiladze of Georgia on the 'Lights Out' Camden Centre card on Friday, 10th October - the first event of the season from Hellraiser Promotions.

Debutant Watch: Jose Lopes

The latest instalment of BoxRec News’ Debutant Watch series heads to the capital to feature Stratford cruiserweight prospect Jose Lopes, who was a talented footballer in his teenage years, but chose to follow his dream and turn his hand to boxing.



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.