McDonnell eyes the big league

Jamie McDonnell faces the toughest examination of his career tonight when he defends his WBA bantamweight title against former undefeated WBO kingpin Tomoki Kameda in Texas. The challenger from Japan is unbeaten in 31 contests and starts a clear favourite against the Doncaster man. Continue reading

Veteran Macklin still harbours world title ambition

Matthew Macklin is hoping that victory in Birmingham this weekend will elevate him towards a world title shot against fellow Irishman Andy Lee or Danny Jacobs. Macklin hasn’t fought since he was surprisingly stopped by Jorge Sebastian Heiland in November and now faces a must-win fight against Ferenc Albert (12-7) in an eight-rounder at the Barclaycard Arena on Saturday. Continue reading

Watch Anthony Joshua’s Saturday opponent in action vs Shannon Briggs

Anthony Joshua is aiming to make it 12-0 when he takes on South American heavyweight champion Raphael Zumbano Love in Birmingham this Saturday. Love has lost 10 of his 47 fights (36 wins, one draw) and the most notable opponent on the Brazilian’s CV is veteran Shannon Briggs who he fought last June. You can watch the fight courtesy of HD Boxing here.