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# boxing - Today’s News

From The42 'It's brought people together' - The world champion boxer working in a hospital during the pandemic Challenge

'It's brought people together' - The world champion boxer working in a hospital during the pandemic

Kellie Harrington is combining training with seven-day work weeks.

# boxing - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

From The42 Muhammad Ali and the mafia EXTRACT

Muhammad Ali and the mafia

How murder and mayhem were linked to the legendary boxer.

# boxing - Thursday 21 May, 2020

From The42 Kildare world-title challenger Hogan appoints Irish boxing legend McCullough as new trainer Pocket Rocket

Kildare world-title challenger Hogan appoints Irish boxing legend McCullough as new trainer

The Brisbane-based Kilcullen native will train from McCullough’s American quarters ahead of significant potential fights on US soil.

From The42 'In truth, he was an extremely high-functioning alcoholic' Book

'In truth, he was an extremely high-functioning alcoholic'

An extract from the award-winning book, ‘The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee’.

# boxing - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

'Who'd have thought two guys from Smithborough would have Freddie Roach standing in their corner?'

Three ‘ordinary human beings’ from Monaghan have added a boxing legend to their arsenal as they try to do something extraordinary halfway across the world.

# boxing - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

From The42 Tyson Fury plans to emulate Klitschko by dominating heavyweight division until 40 Longevity

Tyson Fury plans to emulate Klitschko by dominating heavyweight division until 40

‘Why walk away when I’m still young?’ says the undefeated 31-year-old.

# boxing - Sunday 17 May, 2020

From The42 How a 16-year-old with no boxing experience went from idolising Katie Taylor to competing with her Dreams

How a 16-year-old with no boxing experience went from idolising Katie Taylor to competing with her

Ireland’s Gráinne Walsh discusses her circuitous sporting journey.

# boxing - Friday 15 May, 2020

From The42 Katie Taylor could feature, as Eddie Hearn hopes to bring boxing back at Matchroom headquarters Future Plans

Katie Taylor could feature, as Eddie Hearn hopes to bring boxing back at Matchroom headquarters

The British Boxing Board of Control indicated bouts can return in two months’ time subject to a series of strict regulations.

# boxing - Monday 11 May, 2020

From The42 Serrano preparing to face four people - 'the three judges and Katie Taylor' - in women's superfight Planting The Seed

Serrano preparing to face four people - 'the three judges and Katie Taylor' - in women's superfight

‘Whatever she brings, I’ll be able to bring it harder,’ said the seven-time world champion from Puerto Rico.

# boxing - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

From The42 AIBA move 2021 World Boxing Championships from New Delhi to Belgrade due to pay dispute Jokeshop

AIBA move 2021 World Boxing Championships from New Delhi to Belgrade due to pay dispute

The Boxing Federation of India claim they were unable to pay the host fee because AIBA’s bank account was frozen.

# boxing - Monday 27 April, 2020

From The42 'Here I am at the Olympics, halfway through the 1st round, and I'm thinking: 'What the 'f*** is going on?'' Shadow Of Sydney

'Here I am at the Olympics, halfway through the 1st round, and I'm thinking: 'What the 'f*** is going on?''

Ireland’s only boxer at the 2000 Olympics, Cork’s Michael Roche, reveals why his 16-year dream turned into a nightmare, and how it followed him home from Sydney.

# boxing - Monday 6 April, 2020

From The42 Shields believes Serrano's 'god-given power' will see her past Taylor in superfight PREDICTION

Shields believes Serrano's 'god-given power' will see her past Taylor in superfight

Claressa Shields predicts Amanda Serrano v Katie Taylor will work out 60:40 in the Puerto Rican’s favour.

# boxing - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

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.”

# boxing - Monday 30 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Sunday 29 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Saturday 28 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Saturday 21 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

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’.

# boxing - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Monday 16 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Sunday 15 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Saturday 14 March, 2020

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…”

# boxing - Friday 13 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Thursday 12 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

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 - Monday 9 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Saturday 7 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Friday 6 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Monday 2 March, 2020

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.

# boxing - Sunday 1 March, 2020

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.

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