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Wednesday, August 12, 2015

London’s Anthony Joshua may have his eyes set on two big fights coming up at the 02 before the turn of the year but he is also keen on West Ham youngster Reece Oxford.

Thursday, June 18, 2015
Oriance Lungu (right) in action in last year's Haringey Box Cup at Alexandra Palace. Pic: Dieter Perry

Oriance Lungu is targeting a hat-trick of Haringey Box Cup titles as Alexandra Palace hosts the eighth edition of Europe’s largest international open boxing tournament.

Saturday, May 30, 2015
Kevin Mitchell (left) in action with Jorge Linares in their WBC World lightweight title fight at the O2 Arena, London.

The Hammer floored champion Jorge Linares but in a real war, it was the Venezuelan who stopped the Dagenham man

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Harlesden's James DeGale beat Andre Dirrell in Boston to to become IBF world champion. Pic: Mark Robinson

Harlesden’s James DeGale MBE created British boxing history in Boston on Saturday night when he claimed the vacant IBF world super middleweight title against Andre Dirrell – and told his rivals at 168lbs: “I will fight anyone”.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Steve Newland (left) with James DeGale

From his first session at the Trojan boxing club in Wembley, coach Steve Newland knew James DeGale was a special talent, writes Rob Brennan.

Thursday, May 14, 2015
James DeGale with face Andre Dirrell in Boston on Saturday, May 23 for the IBF super-middleweight title

James DeGale hopes his journey from Harlesden to the Olympics and now a crack at the IBF super middleweight title will inspire youngsters in Brent to achieve their own dreams, writes Rob Brennan.

Sunday, April 5, 2015
Anthony Joshua (R) in action with Jason Gavern  (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Londoner Anthony Joshua continued his stunning form to dismantle Jason Gavern inside three rounds in Newcastle.

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Kevin Mitchell hits out against Daniel Estrada at the O2 (pic: Lawrence Lustig)

Dagenham boxer Kevin Mitchell will take on Linares at the 02

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Former Newham amateur Ryan Taylor is in action at York Hall on the Goodwin Promotion

Taylor to face undefeated fighter in title showdown on March 21

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Kevin Mitchell (left) in action with Ghislain Maduma in their Lightweight bout at Wembley Stadium, London.

East End boxer Kevin Mitchell looks to the future in the final part of our revealing interview

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Kevin Mitchell is beaten by Michael Katsidis at Upton Park

Boxer Kevin Mitchell reveals the problems he had going into his world title clash with Aussie Michael Katsidis

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Kevin Mitchell and Dave Evans

World title boxing prospect Kevin Mitchell on the ups and downs of his career

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Kevin Mitchell

Pro boxer Kevin Mitchell met with reporter Dave Evans in an exclusive interview

Sunday, March 1, 2015
Tyson Fury (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Tyson Fury has set his sights on a showdown with Wladimir Klitschko after defeating Christian Hammer to retain the European heavyweight title at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday night.

Monday, February 2, 2015
George Groves (left) in action against James DeGale (right) at the O2 Arena in May 2011

George Groves says he is fully focused on becoming WBC champion by beating Anthony Dirrell, rather than taking up an offer from promoter Eddie Hearn for a rematch against his arch-rival James DeGale.

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Charlie Edwards with coach Brian O’Shaughnessy at the Champions TKO Gym in London (pic: Gianluca Rio Di Caro).

Edwards on bill at the 02 alongside Kevin Mitchell

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Kevin Mitchell celebrates defeating Ghislain Maduma at Wembley Stadium, London (pic: Peter Byrne/PA)

Promoter Eddie Hearn hoping the fight will be eliminator for WBC title

Sunday, November 23, 2014
George Groves

James Degale made an impressive statement in the super-middleweight division with a thumping third round stoppage of experienced Mexican Manuel Antonio Periban.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Dale Youth boxer Joey Teal

Dale Youth trainer Mick Delaney is backing Joey Teal to go right to the top of the sport after winning the England Boxing Elite Development Championships.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Eddie Hearn (left) alongside James DeGale

Promoter Eddie Hearn is confident James DeGale will be back fighting at Wembley Stadium next summer if he can come through the challenges ahead of him between now and next June.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
George Groves beat Christopher Rebrasse on points at the SSE Arena in Wembley

EXCLUSIVE: George Groves is targeting a world title fight with American star Anthony Dirrell after making a winning return to the ring at the SSE Arena in Wembley on Saturday night.

Sunday, September 21, 2014
George Groves celebrates his victory over Christopher Rebrasse  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

George Groves made a winning return to action in his first fight since losing to Carl Froch in May by outpointing Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse at Wembley Arena.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Former Dale Youth amateurs George Groves (left) and James DeGale (right). Pic: Nick Potts

George Groves says he would fight fellow Dale Youth graduate James DeGale again, but only if the former Olympic champion wins a world title.

Monday, July 21, 2014
Dereck Chisora, Frank Warren and Tyson Fury (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Dereck Chisora has been forced to withdraw from his European heavyweight title showdown with Tyson Fury in Manchester after fracturing his hand during a sparring session.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
George Groves (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

George Groves has announced his return to the ring following his defeat to Carl Froch at Wembley Stadium in May.

Thursday, June 26, 2014
Wadi Camacho has his say (Picture by Danny Lawson/PA Wire)

Fight pair go face to face in Glasgow

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Carl Froch knocking down George Groves  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Hammersmith-born George Groves has ruled out the chance that last night’s defeat to Carl Froch will be the end of his career.

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Carl Froch celebrates. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Carl Froch believes his knock-out victory over George Groves at Wembley Stadium proves he is among the best fighters in the world.

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Carl Froch celebrates after knocking down George Groves. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Carl Froch settled his rivalry with George Groves in brutal fashion as he knocked his bitter enemy out cold with a crunching right hand in their record-breaking Wembley Stadium rematch.

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Carl Froch (left) and George Groves (right) with Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Carl Froch knows his career ‘is hanging by a thread’ ahead of Saturday’s blockbuster rematch against George Groves at Wembley Stadium.

Thursday, May 29, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch at Wembley on Thursday  (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

George Groves has predicted he will knock Carl Froch out with a left hook at Wembley Stadium on Saturday night.

Thursday, May 29, 2014
James 'Chunky' DeGale  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

James DeGale expects to beat Brandon Gonzales on Saturday before settling into his ringside seat and seeing whether he will fight Carl Froch or George Groves in his dream world title shot.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch in their first scrap.  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

WBA and IBF super-middleweight title challenger George Groves insists he has the physical fitness to match Carl Froch over 12 rounds - but has questioned whether the defending champion has the mental toughness needed.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
George Groves and Carl Froch (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Saturday’s huge fight at Wembley between Carl Froch and George Groves has been thrown a curveball as the IBF are still unsure on their referee choice.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Dereck Chisora (left), promoter Frank Warren (centre) and Tyson Fury. Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Dereck Chisora has vowed to end Tyson Fury’s hopes of clinching a WBO Heavyweight Championship bout with Wladimir Klitschko, despite losing his unbeaten record to the 25-year-old in 2011.

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