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From The42 'I feel like my whole life has been in quarantine' - Taylor working from home ahead of new fight date In The Basement

'I feel like my whole life has been in quarantine' - Taylor working from home ahead of new fight date

‘I said to my family: ‘You realise you’ve already been in isolation so much when you have to go into quarantine and nothing about your personal life changes.”

From The42 Saunders has licence suspended while his promoter Hearn admits he was 'appalled' by video Idiotic

Saunders has licence suspended while his promoter Hearn admits he was 'appalled' by video

Eddie Hearn slammed his fighter’s video which made light of domestic violence, saying: ‘It’s one step forward, four steps back with Billy Joe Saunders.’

From The42 Katie Taylor's blockbuster fight with seven-weight world champion Amanda Serrano is off By The Wayside

Katie Taylor's blockbuster fight with seven-weight world champion Amanda Serrano is off

Promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed that the 2 May card in Manchester, which included Dillian Whyte versus Alexander Povetkin as the co-main event, has been postponed.

From The42 Billy Joe Saunders says sorry for clip giving 'advice' on hitting women Apology

Billy Joe Saunders says sorry for clip giving 'advice' on hitting women

The 30-year-old was subject to intense criticism for his comments.

From The42 Hearn to donate 200 tickets for every boxing show to UK's NHS workers Fighting Pride

Hearn to donate 200 tickets for every boxing show to UK's NHS workers

For a year after boxing resumes, 200 tickets for every Matchroom show will be reserved for NHS staff, who will be able to attend for free.

From The42 Katie Taylor's showdown with Amanda Serrano set to be postponed Waiting Longer

Katie Taylor's showdown with Amanda Serrano set to be postponed

Confirmation will be made this week, with promoter Eddie Hearn set to hit pause on all boxing events until the summer at least.

From The42 Carl Frampton doubts June title fight will go ahead The Jackal

Carl Frampton doubts June title fight will go ahead

The 33-year-old has been training on his own at home.

From The42 Tractors, hypnotists, and 'what are we doing in a cowshed?' - Sky Sports in Millstreet, 25 years on Collins V Eubank

Tractors, hypnotists, and 'what are we doing in a cowshed?' - Sky Sports in Millstreet, 25 years on

Sky Sports’ head of boxing recalls Steve Collins’ 1995 upset win over Chris Eubank, and the local businessman who became ‘the star of the show’.

From The42 Roger Mayweather dies aged 58 RIP

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

He was a former world champion in addition to being the uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather.

From The42 Tyson Fury’s promoters cast doubt on unification fight with Anthony Joshua Heavyweight Clash

Tyson Fury’s promoters cast doubt on unification fight with Anthony Joshua

Joshua is set to face Kubrat Pulev at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on June 20.

From The42 Sensational Irvine seals qualification for Tokyo Olympics but Walker misses out in London On The Plane

Sensational Irvine seals qualification for Tokyo Olympics but Walker misses out in London

The ‘Wee Rooster’ is off to Tokyo after dominating a barnburner versus his teak-tough Hungarian opponent.

From The42 Olympic boxing qualifiers in London to be suspended after tonight's action Omnishambles

Olympic boxing qualifiers in London to be suspended after tonight's action

The decision comes less than 24 hours after the IOC’s Boxing Task Force moved the competition behind closed doors.

From The42 Brennan, Bates and Afanasev march on as Irish boxers make strong start to Olympic qualifiers Up And Running

Brennan, Bates and Afanasev march on as Irish boxers make strong start to Olympic qualifiers

Three Irish fighters progressed to the next round of qualifiers in London, although there was no joy for Christina Desmond who bowed out to the Italian third seed.

From The42 Tyson Fury dons fancy dress for run as allegations surface about 2015 drug case Scrutiny

Tyson Fury dons fancy dress for run as allegations surface about 2015 drug case

The boxer posted a picture of him in a Batman costume after a planned half marathon was cancelled.

From The42 'It was hard in a personal sense' - Donovan aiming for Sky Sports nights after parting with promoter and friend All Good Things

'It was hard in a personal sense' - Donovan aiming for Sky Sports nights after parting with promoter and friend

‘I talk to kids about being brave and taking a chance… And I don’t want to be here in 12, 18 months thinking, ‘I wonder how I would have gotten on…”

From The42 Hearn not keen on fights behind closed doors but accepts he may have to explore the option Boxed Out

Hearn not keen on fights behind closed doors but accepts he may have to explore the option

The British promoter hopes upcoming shows will be unaffected by the coronavirus pandemic.

From The42 Belfast star Cacace signs with Warren after breakout victory The Apache

Belfast star Cacace signs with Warren after breakout victory

The 31-year-old has signed his first promotional deal after a thrilling British-title victory over Sam Bowen in November.

From The42 Michael Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight postponed Boxing

Michael Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight postponed

Top Rank Boxing has decided to postpone two scheduled events at Madison Square Garden over the coming days.

From The42 Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight at Madison Square Garden to take place behind closed doors Quieter Affair

Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight at Madison Square Garden to take place behind closed doors

The traditional sea of green will be absent this time around when the former Irish Olympic star fights at MSG on St Patrick’s Day.

From The42 Persoon's inclusion a talking point as Ireland's boxers bid for Olympic qualification Belgian Twist

Persoon's inclusion a talking point as Ireland's boxers bid for Olympic qualification

The 35-year-old, who gave Katie Taylor hell in the professional ring last June, could wind up facing Kellie Harrington in London.

From The42 Usyk to continue heavyweight campaign against Chisora in London Test

Usyk to continue heavyweight campaign against Chisora in London

The undefeated former undisputed cruiserweight world champion will return to the UK as he steps up his bid to become a two-weight king.

From The42 Olympic boxing qualifiers, complete with Italian team, due to take place in London as scheduled Box On

Olympic boxing qualifiers, complete with Italian team, due to take place in London as scheduled

The IOC says its Boxing Task Force will continue to consult with its medical professionals and will adhere to any advice from relevant national health institutions.

Boxing promoter and bookmaker Barney Eastwood dies

The entrepreneur became a household name as the manager of world champion fighter Barry McGuigan – a relationship that ultimately ended in acrimony.

From The42 'Katie feels like she's been disrespected by Serrano' - Taylor finally gets her chance to silence her rival Needle

'Katie feels like she's been disrespected by Serrano' - Taylor finally gets her chance to silence her rival

Katie Taylor versus Amanda Serrano for the undisputed lightweight title: a fight with plenty of needle and a fight to move the needle.

From The42 'I don't know what to say, I'm so upset' - Doheny suffers shock defeat in Dubai Disaster

'I don't know what to say, I'm so upset' - Doheny suffers shock defeat in Dubai

Portlaoise’s former world champion was beaten via unanimous decision by unheralded Romanian Ionut Baluta.

From The42 Sports streaming giant DAZN to launch in Ireland, and globally, in May Major Move

Sports streaming giant DAZN to launch in Ireland, and globally, in May

The ‘Netflix of sport’ has confirmed its expansion plan, phase one of which will focus on boxing as it has in America.

From The42 Joshua closing in on Pulev scrap at Tottenham Stadium Defence

Joshua closing in on Pulev scrap at Tottenham Stadium

The 38-year-old Bulgarian claimed in a Facebook post that he has signed a deal to face the unified champion.

From The42 Garcia sets sights on Pacquiao and Spence after seeing off Vargas Options

Garcia sets sights on Pacquiao and Spence after seeing off Vargas

The American was back at welterweight after last year’s loss against Errol Spence Jr.

From The42 'The war has just begun' - Wilder vows he will 'rise again' after Fury defeat Bronze Bomber

'The war has just begun' - Wilder vows he will 'rise again' after Fury defeat

Breaking his social media silence, Wilder looks to be eager for a trilogy fight against WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.

From The42 Confirmation of Braekhus and McCaskill fight could have knock-on effect for Taylor Date Set

Confirmation of Braekhus and McCaskill fight could have knock-on effect for Taylor

The fight will be on the undercard of the Regis Prograis and Maurice Hooker main event.

From The42 Wilder urged to accept rematch pay-off that would open the door for Fury-Joshua Unification Bout

Wilder urged to accept rematch pay-off that would open the door for Fury-Joshua

Promoter Frank Warren is hoping the American fighter takes the offer.

From The42 Ireland's youngest pro boxer James Power relocates to LA to pursue American dream Going Back To Cali

Ireland's youngest pro boxer James Power relocates to LA to pursue American dream

The 18-year-old Cork man joins Jason Quigley and the McKenna brothers on Sheer Sports’ books.

From The42 Fury outclasses Wilder with seventh-round stoppage to win heavyweight title And The New... This post contains videos

Fury outclasses Wilder with seventh-round stoppage to win heavyweight title

Fury wins WBC showdown in Vegas as Wilder’s corner throw in the towel.

From The42 Fury and Wilder each weigh in well over a stone heavier than for original fight Massive This post contains videos

Fury and Wilder each weigh in well over a stone heavier than for original fight

Fury will take into the ring a 42-pound advantage over Wilder, if indeed it is an advantage at all.

From The42 2019 European medallist Regan Buckley retires from boxing aged 22 Shock

2019 European medallist Regan Buckley retires from boxing aged 22

The Bray man cited financial reasons, and his not being selected for March’s Tokyo 2020 qualifiers, as cause to hang up his gloves.

From The42 Portlaoise's former world champion Doheny to return to action in Dubai The Power

Portlaoise's former world champion Doheny to return to action in Dubai

The 33-year-old Portlaoise man will look to dust off some cobwebs before making another world-title tilt later in the year.

From The42 McKenna brothers join forces with legendary trainer Freddie Roach What A Move

McKenna brothers join forces with legendary trainer Freddie Roach

The Hall-of-Fame trainer will take the Smithborough siblings under his wing at his Wild Card gym in Hollywood.

From The42 'Monster' Inoue to make US debut in unification clash with fellow three-weight world champion Going Mainstream

'Monster' Inoue to make US debut in unification clash with fellow three-weight world champion

The Japanese star will face Johnriel Casemiro of the Philippines at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, on 25 April.

From The42 13-strong Irish boxing team announced for 2020 Olympic qualifier London Calling

13-strong Irish boxing team announced for 2020 Olympic qualifier

Tickets to Tokyo are on the line in London in March.

From The42 World champion Warrington splits with Warren and re-signs with former promoter Hearn Back To The Future

World champion Warrington splits with Warren and re-signs with former promoter Hearn

‘I am happy to say that we delivered for Josh on every level and helped him realise his goals in the sport,’ said Warren in a statement.

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