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#Boxing

# boxing - Last week 20th November 2022 - 26th November 2022

Kellie Harrington's autobiography wins the Irish Sports Book of the Year
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Kellie Harrington's autobiography wins the Irish Sports Book of the Year

Wed 9:59 PM 3,765 Views 0 Comments

It overcame competition from five other nominees.

# boxing - This month November 2022

I can’t retire until I fight Anthony Joshua – Tyson Fury
# Vow
From The42
# Vow

I can’t retire until I fight Anthony Joshua – Tyson Fury

Nov 15th 2022, 10:59 PM 4,744 Views 3 Comments

Negotiations for an all-British blockbuster later this year broke down last month.

Sonny Bill Williams shocked by MMA veteran Hunt in first pro boxing defeat
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Sonny Bill Williams shocked by MMA veteran Hunt in first pro boxing defeat

Nov 5th 2022, 1:45 PM 14,681 Views 5 Comments

Hunt, 48, stopped Williams in the fourth round in Sydney.

Eric Donovan announces his retirement from boxing
# Time To Go
From The42
# Time To Go

Eric Donovan announces his retirement from boxing

Nov 4th 2022, 8:27 PM 8,349 Views 3 Comments

Donovan’s last fight in September culminated in a thrilling EU featherweight title victory in Belfast.

# boxing - Last month October 2022

'Do I look like an idiot?' - Conor Benn blames failed tests on contamination
# Fighting His Case
From The42
# Fighting His Case

'Do I look like an idiot?' - Conor Benn blames failed tests on contamination

Oct 28th 2022, 8:45 AM 3,925 Views 0 Comments

Benn failed two Vada tests taken in July and September, resulting in the cancellation of his bout with Chris Eubank Jr.

'Stuff of dreams' - Taylor eyes Croke Park homecoming fight ahead of title defence in Wembley
# Ambition
From The42
# Ambition

'Stuff of dreams' - Taylor eyes Croke Park homecoming fight ahead of title defence in Wembley

Oct 26th 2022, 9:49 AM 5,854 Views 6 Comments

The 36-year-old aims to defend her undisputed lightweight champion status against Argentina’s Karen Elizabeth Carabajal.

Historic day as Harrington, Broadhurst and O'Rourke conquer Europe in style
# Golden Girls
From The42
# Golden Girls

Historic day as Harrington, Broadhurst and O'Rourke conquer Europe in style

Updated Oct 22nd 2022, 7:40 PM 33,393 Views 12 Comments

Ireland won a remarkable three golds, two silvers, and two bronze medals in Budva, Montenegro.

Fury to defend world heavyweight title against Chisora
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Fury to defend world heavyweight title against Chisora

Oct 20th 2022, 10:40 AM 6,913 Views 11 Comments

The bout will take place at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London on 3 December.

Fryers, Harrington and O'Rourke take Ireland's medal tally to magnificent seven
# Outrageous
From The42
# Outrageous

Fryers, Harrington and O'Rourke take Ireland's medal tally to magnificent seven

Updated Oct 19th 2022, 7:30 PM 19,343 Views 4 Comments

Ireland’s previous record medal haul at a Women’s European Championships was three.

Record-breaking day as Ireland guarantee at least four medals at Europeans
# Landmark
From The42
# Landmark

Record-breaking day as Ireland guarantee at least four medals at Europeans

Updated Oct 18th 2022, 7:20 PM 17,823 Views 7 Comments

Shannon Sweeney, Michaela Walsh, Amy Broadhurst and Christina Desmond are on the podium, with four more just a win away in Budva.

Bernard Dunne confirmed as India's new high-performance director
# Change
From The42
# Change

Bernard Dunne confirmed as India's new high-performance director

Updated Oct 17th 2022, 9:14 AM 23,246 Views 6 Comments

Kellie Harrington emerged as an Olympic champion under his guidance and expressed her disappointment at the IABA’s failure to hold onto the Dubliner.

Broadhurst, O'Rourke and Desmond one win away from European medals
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Broadhurst, O'Rourke and Desmond one win away from European medals

Oct 16th 2022, 10:37 PM 2,708 Views 0 Comments

It was another successful day for the Irish in Montenegro.

Claressa Shields beats Savannah Marshall to earn undisputed crown
# Revenge
From The42
# Revenge

Claressa Shields beats Savannah Marshall to earn undisputed crown

Oct 16th 2022, 10:02 AM 4,834 Views 3 Comments

Marshall was beaten unanimously on points, the American winning 97-93 on two cards and 96-94 on the other.

Kellie Harrington books place in European Championship quarter-finals
# European Championships
From The42
# European Championships

Kellie Harrington books place in European Championship quarter-finals

Updated Oct 15th 2022, 7:41 PM 15,523 Views 6 Comments

Earlier on Saturday Belfast duo Carly McNaul and Michaela Walsh earned their place in medal bouts.

Harrington dominates professional knockout artist to get Europeans off to flyer
# Pure Class
From The42
# Pure Class

Harrington dominates professional knockout artist to get Europeans off to flyer

Oct 14th 2022, 8:44 PM 37,120 Views 12 Comments

The Dubliner was too much for former professional world champ and 2019 European silver medallist Maiva Hamadouche in her preliminary bout.

Boxing greats call for trailblazer Gogarty to be honoured with statue
# Pioneer
From The42
# Pioneer

Boxing greats call for trailblazer Gogarty to be honoured with statue

Oct 12th 2022, 5:09 PM 3,721 Views 1 Comment

Hall of Famer Christy Martin, whose 1996 bout with Deirdre Gogarty was a major breakthrough for women’s boxing, has voiced her support for the campaign.

Benn-Eubank Jr fight officially postponed after failed drug test
# Not Happening
From The42
# Not Happening

Benn-Eubank Jr fight officially postponed after failed drug test

Oct 6th 2022, 4:25 PM 4,962 Views 9 Comments

Promoters Matchroom and Wasserman announced that Saturday’s bout at the O2 in London is off.

British Boxing Board of Control say Benn-Eubank Jr fight is ‘prohibited’
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

British Boxing Board of Control say Benn-Eubank Jr fight is ‘prohibited’

Updated Oct 5th 2022, 5:20 PM 29,711 Views 12 Comments

Promoters earlier claimed the fight would go ahead despite Benn returning an adverse finding for trace amounts of a fertility drug.

Former boxing champion David Haye cleared of assault charge
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

Former boxing champion David Haye cleared of assault charge

Oct 4th 2022, 8:52 PM 3,994 Views 8 Comments

The judge ruled that he had no case to answer.

# boxing - September September 2022

D-day has come and gone – Tyson Fury says proposed Anthony Joshua fight off
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

D-day has come and gone – Tyson Fury says proposed Anthony Joshua fight off

Sep 26th 2022, 8:13 PM 7,426 Views 7 Comments

Fury said his self-imposed deadline, of 5pm on Monday, for Joshua to sign a contract had passed without news.

Boxing set for Olympic expulsion as IBA backs president Kremlev
# Disaster
From The42
# Disaster

Boxing set for Olympic expulsion as IBA backs president Kremlev

Sep 25th 2022, 5:12 PM 7,950 Views 3 Comments

The IOC says it is ‘extremely concerned’ by the outcome of an IBA extraordinary congress today.

Eric Donovan digs deep to win EU title in thriller
# Warrior
From The42
# Warrior

Eric Donovan digs deep to win EU title in thriller

Sep 25th 2022, 12:10 AM 12,155 Views 3 Comments

Earlier, Belfast’s Anthony Cacace earned his own career-best victory over previously unbeaten Italian Michael Magnesi.

Katie Taylor to defend her undisputed lightweight title in London in October
# Touch Gloves
From The42
# Touch Gloves

Katie Taylor to defend her undisputed lightweight title in London in October

Sep 21st 2022, 4:27 PM 21,988 Views 12 Comments

The Bray woman will put her belt on the line against Karen Elizabeth Carabajal.

Saul Alvarez beats Gennady Golovkin by unanimous decision in trilogy fight
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Saul Alvarez beats Gennady Golovkin by unanimous decision in trilogy fight

Sep 18th 2022, 9:22 AM 7,911 Views 3 Comments

The pair embraced in the ring following the bout.

'Medals don't change my life or who I am as a person in any way, shape or form'
# GMO
From The42
# GMO

'Medals don't change my life or who I am as a person in any way, shape or form'

Sep 14th 2022, 7:30 AM 2,500 Views 0 Comments

Michaela Walsh has her eyes set on the podium at Paris 2024, but ‘everything from this point onwards is a bonus.’

'My son’s life cannot be put in danger. I’ve already lost one' – Chris Eubank Sr
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

'My son’s life cannot be put in danger. I’ve already lost one' – Chris Eubank Sr

Sep 12th 2022, 9:18 PM 12,978 Views 1 Comment

Eubank Jr and Conor Benn are scheduled to meet in a 157lb showdown.

# boxing - August August 2022

George Foreman sued for alleged sexual assault
# Accused
From The42
# Accused

George Foreman sued for alleged sexual assault

Aug 26th 2022, 1:55 PM 5,510 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place when the two women were teenagers in the 1970s, according to lawsuits filed in Los Angeles.

Casey on Boxing: The duality of Anthony Joshua, and his exciting-looking third act
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Casey on Boxing: The duality of Anthony Joshua, and his exciting-looking third act

Updated Aug 24th 2022, 12:03 PM 21,506 Views 9 Comments

Gavan Casey explores what might be next for Joshua following back-to-back defeats to Usyk.

Haney and Kambosos lock in 'do-or-die' October rematch for lightweight crown
# All The Marbles
From The42
# All The Marbles

Haney and Kambosos lock in 'do-or-die' October rematch for lightweight crown

Aug 23rd 2022, 8:50 AM 2,397 Views 0 Comments

Kambosos, 29, says another defeat to Haney could spell the end of his career.

Joshua admits 'I let myself down' with post-fight antics
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Joshua admits 'I let myself down' with post-fight antics

Aug 22nd 2022, 6:24 PM 5,606 Views 12 Comments

The 32-year-old’s career appears at a crossroads after Sunday’s second successive defeat to the unbeaten Ukrainian.

Tyson Fury’s cousin stabbed to death in ‘senseless attack’
# Tyson Fury
# Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury’s cousin stabbed to death in ‘senseless attack’

Aug 21st 2022, 7:48 PM 69,257 Views 9 Comments

The boxer said those who carry knives are ‘idiots’ and called for stiffer sentences for those involved in knife crime.

I was mad at myself – Anthony Joshua explains erratic behaviour after defeat
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

I was mad at myself – Anthony Joshua explains erratic behaviour after defeat

Aug 21st 2022, 11:45 AM 63,052 Views 34 Comments

The 6ft 6ins Briton scented victory when he had his opponent hanging on in the ninth round.

'Pinch me' - ex-refugee Ali wins first Saudi women's boxing match in seconds
# Trailblazer
From The42
# Trailblazer

'Pinch me' - ex-refugee Ali wins first Saudi women's boxing match in seconds

Aug 21st 2022, 10:24 AM 6,465 Views 1 Comment

The British star defeated Crystal Garcia Nova with a crunching cross in the first round.

Oleksandr Usyk defeats Joshua by split decision in world heavyweight title rematch
# King Of The World
From The42
# King Of The World

Oleksandr Usyk defeats Joshua by split decision in world heavyweight title rematch

Aug 21st 2022, 9:05 AM 48,563 Views 37 Comments

Usyk outboxed Joshua to set up a potential unification bout with Britain’s Tyson Fury.

Casey on Boxing: Usyk will take Joshua's soul in an event that lacks one
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Casey on Boxing: Usyk will take Joshua's soul in an event that lacks one

Aug 19th 2022, 5:24 PM 6,301 Views 3 Comments

Gavan Casey takes a closer look at Saturday’s heavyweight title showdown in Saudi Arabia.

The former Brian Dillon's man taking on Britain's rising star on the Usyk-Joshua undercard
# Small World
From The42
# Small World

The former Brian Dillon's man taking on Britain's rising star on the Usyk-Joshua undercard

Aug 18th 2022, 10:00 PM 19,415 Views 0 Comments

Petar Nosic has swapped the phone in Abtran for a place on one of the world’s biggest sporting stages this Saturday.

More boxing upheaval as IABA chairman and CEO announce their resignations
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

More boxing upheaval as IABA chairman and CEO announce their resignations

Aug 11th 2022, 10:44 PM 25,761 Views 18 Comments

Fergal Carruth and Ciaran Kirwan’s decision ‘follows the rejection by delegates of the proposals on good corporate governance at the IABA’s EGM in Roscommon on 10 July.’

Two Pakistan boxers missing in Britain after Commonwealth Games
# MIA
From The42
# MIA

Two Pakistan boxers missing in Britain after Commonwealth Games

Aug 11th 2022, 8:30 AM 5,900 Views 1 Comment

Suleman Baloch and Nazeerullah Khan failed to show up for the team’s scheduled departure.

Boxing funding cut but Sport Ireland 'a long way from giving up hope' on IABA reform
# Problem Child
From The42
# Problem Child

Boxing funding cut but Sport Ireland 'a long way from giving up hope' on IABA reform

Aug 9th 2022, 6:30 PM 3,361 Views 0 Comments

Irish boxing’s NGB has until mid-September to propose a restructure of its long-maligned governance.

Mike Tyson slams 'slave master' streaming giant for unauthorised drama series about his life
# Dry Run Mike
From The42
# Dry Run Mike

Mike Tyson slams 'slave master' streaming giant for unauthorised drama series about his life

Aug 9th 2022, 5:06 PM 38,832 Views 6 Comments

‘Mike’ will stream on Hulu and Disney+ later this month, but Tyson was not consulted on, or compensated for, the dramatic depiction of his early years.

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