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From The42 Saunders signs multi-fight deal with Matchroom Boxing after Warren split Changing Camps

Saunders signs multi-fight deal with Matchroom Boxing after Warren split

Having ended an 11-year promotional partnership with Frank Warren, the two-weight world champion is now part of Eddie Hearn’s stable.

From The42 Promoter defends controversial decision to bring Ruiz-Joshua rematch to Saudi Arabia Clash On The Dunes This post contains videos

Promoter defends controversial decision to bring Ruiz-Joshua rematch to Saudi Arabia

Eddie Hearn has been criticised for choosing a country with an ‘abysmal human rights record’ for the latest world heavyweight title fight.

From The42 Saudi Arabia chosen to host Ruiz Jr versus Joshua rematch in December CONFIRMED

Saudi Arabia chosen to host Ruiz Jr versus Joshua rematch in December

The pair will face off for the second time on Saturday 7 December.

From The42 CNN to air new Katie Taylor documentary to worldwide audience this Saturday Going Global This post contains videos

CNN to air new Katie Taylor documentary to worldwide audience this Saturday

The film will be shown on CNN’s American and international channels, and will be available to watch in Ireland for many.

'She's the biggest puncher I've ever seen in women's boxing, and Katie's probably the best pure boxer'

Lou DiBella fancies a little wager between himself and old friend Brian Peters when their female boxing greats eventually square off.

From The42 'He has the ability to be the face of boxing - to be something like Katie Taylor is in the women's game' Mighty Joe

'He has the ability to be the face of boxing - to be something like Katie Taylor is in the women's game'

Joe Ward will embark on his professional career in either New York or Boston in October.

From The42 'I need to get that passion back' - Joshua ready to focus mind ahead of Ruiz rematch The Comeback This post contains videos

'I need to get that passion back' - Joshua ready to focus mind ahead of Ruiz rematch

The former world heavyweight champion was dethroned in June.

From The42 Carl Frampton withdraws from Dominguez bout after freak injury breaks hand The Jackal

Carl Frampton withdraws from Dominguez bout after freak injury breaks hand

He was set to face Emmanuel Dominguez on Saturday in Philadelphia.

From The42 Mick Conlan ripped and ready as he weighs in for outdoor headliner in Belfast Chiseled This post contains videos

Mick Conlan ripped and ready as he weighs in for outdoor headliner in Belfast

He squares off with Argentina’s Diego Alberto Ruiz at Falls Park tomorrow night, live on BT Sport.

From The42 De La Hoya to 'aggressively consider' legal action as Canelo is stripped of IBF title Threat

De La Hoya to 'aggressively consider' legal action as Canelo is stripped of IBF title

‘This is an insult to boxing and more importantly an insult to the boxing fans of the world.’

From The42 Spike O'Sullivan to continue light-middleweight title push with headline slot in Boston Keeping Busy

Spike O'Sullivan to continue light-middleweight title push with headline slot in Boston

O’Sullivan will take on Argentinian veteran Diego Adrian Marocchi at a state-of-the-art resort in Beantown.

From The42 I’ve had a target on my back since the amateurs: Conlan on song for Belfast 'coming-out party' Breakout

I’ve had a target on my back since the amateurs: Conlan on song for Belfast 'coming-out party'

The Belfast man will wear a tribute to the recently killed Limerick boxer Kevin Sheehy, whose favourite fighter was Conlan himself.

From The42 Hearn: Whyte followed protocol before Rivas fight Reaction

Hearn: Whyte followed protocol before Rivas fight

The Briton was stripped of his interim heavyweight title amid a doping scandal, but his promoter is convinced he is innocent.

From The42 Former boxing world champion Baldomir jailed for 18 years for sexual abuse of his daughter Argentina

Former boxing world champion Baldomir jailed for 18 years for sexual abuse of his daughter

The one-time WBC beltholder was arrested in 2016 following allegations by his ex-wife.

From The42 World-title fight between Conlan and Warrington 'an appealing one for the fans' - Warren Getting Closer

World-title fight between Conlan and Warrington 'an appealing one for the fans' - Warren

Conlan is currently ranked fifth by the WBO and 12th by the IBF, and headlines in Belfast this weekend.

Taylor considering climb in weight for more belts as Serrano showdown drifts into next year

The undisputed lightweight world champion could challenge one of the 140-pound beltholders before the year is out.

From The42 Whyte provisionally suspended by WBC after drugs findings Doping

Whyte provisionally suspended by WBC after drugs findings

The Briton had finally earned the status of mandatory challenger to Deontay Wilder, but that has now been put on hold.

From The42 Hand injury to keep Harrington from fighting at European Championships Boxing

Hand injury to keep Harrington from fighting at European Championships

Bernard Dunne says the world champ is being kept out of harm’s way before defending her title in Russia.

From The42 UK Anti-Doping and British Board knew of Whyte's positive test, but opponent wasn't informed - report Beyond Belief

UK Anti-Doping and British Board knew of Whyte's positive test, but opponent wasn't informed - report

The Briton tested positive for metabolites of the anabolic steroid Dianabol, per Thomas Hauser in BoxingScene.

From The42 Boxer's tragic death makes Khabib 'begin to hate this sport in which we beat other' Second Thoughts

Boxer's tragic death makes Khabib 'begin to hate this sport in which we beat other'

The UFC lightweight champion was saddened to hear of the death of his younger compatriot.

From The42 Whyte reportedly tested positive for banned substance, Hearn claims he was cleared to fight Boxing

Whyte reportedly tested positive for banned substance, Hearn claims he was cleared to fight

The Brit claimed the WBC interim heavyweight belt with a unanimous-decision win over Oscar Rivas in London on Saturday.

From The42 Russian boxer Dadashev dies of injuries suffered in world-title eliminator on Friday Dreadful News

Russian boxer Dadashev dies of injuries suffered in world-title eliminator on Friday

The 28-year-old suffered a brain bleed and was rushed to hospital after his fight with Subriel Matias in Maryland.

From The42 Stevie McKenna will seek a third straight pro victory on Saturday week Momentum

Stevie McKenna will seek a third straight pro victory on Saturday week

The light-welterweight has won his first two professional contests inside the opening round.

From The42 'Plenty of boxing left in him,' but Pacquiao mulls future after title stunner Forty Forty

'Plenty of boxing left in him,' but Pacquiao mulls future after title stunner

The 40-year-old rolled back the years with a huge win at the MGM last night.

From The42 Pacquiao wins WBA welterweight title at 40 with split-decision victory over Thurman The Pacman

Pacquiao wins WBA welterweight title at 40 with split-decision victory over Thurman

Manny Pacquiao produced an impressive performance at MGM Grand on Saturday night.

From The42 Murphy wins, Treacy wows as pro boxing returns to Cork for first time in 9 years Leeside Revolution

Murphy wins, Treacy wows as pro boxing returns to Cork for first time in 9 years

Home-county hero Noely Murphy headlined a memorable night’s action at Neptune Stadium.

From The42 Lomachenko v Luke Campbell confirmed for London next month Olympic Champs

Lomachenko v Luke Campbell confirmed for London next month

The pound-for-pound kingpin will fight in the English capital for the first time as a pro.

From The42 Jason Quigley saved from himself in gruelling first career defeat TKO

Jason Quigley saved from himself in gruelling first career defeat

The 28-year-old Ballybofey man showed extraordinary heart but took a battering at the hands of Tureano Johnson.

From The42 Olympian Darren O'Neill to join pro boxing ranks at 33 Go Pro

Olympian Darren O'Neill to join pro boxing ranks at 33

Team captain at London 2012, O’Neill will likely turn 34 before his pro debut come around.

From The42 Jason Quigley just wants you to be happy, and a world title Make Or Break

Jason Quigley just wants you to be happy, and a world title

Jason Quigley faces Tureano Johnson in a do-or-die middleweight clash tonight (live on eir Sport).

From The42 Pacquiao's camp deny Khan fight agreement Crossed Wires

Pacquiao's camp deny Khan fight agreement

The Briton claimed he has an agreement with Pac-Man for a fight later this year, but the Filipino’s representatives dispute this.

From The42 Kennedy seals big scrap with US Olympian whose last foe was heavyweight world champion Ruiz The Gorey Garda

Kennedy seals big scrap with US Olympian whose last foe was heavyweight world champion Ruiz

Niall Kennedy has been calling for a step-up fight, and he has gotten his wish.

From The42 Khan says Pacquiao fight next provided Pac-Man emerges uninjured from Thurman clash Signed Off

Khan says Pacquiao fight next provided Pac-Man emerges uninjured from Thurman clash

The Filipino will first square off with Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman this Saturday night.

From The42 Boxing great Pernell Whitaker dies aged 55 after being hit by vehicle RIP Sweet Pea

Boxing great Pernell Whitaker dies aged 55 after being hit by vehicle

‘Sweet Pea’ was one of the greatest boxers to have ever lived.

From The42 Amir Khan needs less than four rounds to beat Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia Champion

Amir Khan needs less than four rounds to beat Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia

A hopelessly one-sided fight was predicted and it duly delivered as Khan made light work of Billy Dib.

From The42 Disappointment for Moylette and O’Connor as big Boston fights postponed due to visa issues A Pain

Disappointment for Moylette and O’Connor as big Boston fights postponed due to visa issues

The Celtic Warrior duo were prevented entry to America due to a minor complication.

From The42 McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team World Class

McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team

The Smithborough youngsters will now work with Robert Garcia.

From The42 Serrano still the big target, but MMA star Holm a potential superfight for Taylor Octoberfest

Serrano still the big target, but MMA star Holm a potential superfight for Taylor

A rematch with Delfine Persoon is inevitable for Katie Taylor, with a superfight against Holly Holm also a possibility.

From The42 Tyson Fury says Wilder rematch set for next February 2020 Vision

Tyson Fury says Wilder rematch set for next February

22 February 2020 is the date the British heavyweight announced yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick people 'distraught at the loss of their champion' as funeral of Kevin Sheehy takes place RIP

Limerick people 'distraught at the loss of their champion' as funeral of Kevin Sheehy takes place

The 20-year-old was killed in a hit-and-run incident on Hyde Road in Limerick.