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Sick Cleverly cancels WBO defence

Tuesday 17th April 2012 3:39PM

Nathan Cleverly withdraws from his WBO light-heavyweight title defence against Robin Krasniqi because of illness.

Scot Taylor secures Team GB place

Thursday 19th April 2012 12:50PM

Lightweight Josh Taylor qualifies for the Olympics, ensuring there will be one Scot in the GB boxing team.

Groves out of world title fight

Monday 16th April 2012 11:49PM

George Groves pulls out of his WBO super-middleweight world title fight against Robert Stieglitz because of injury.

GB boxers progress in qualifier

Monday 16th April 2012 10:22PM

Heavyweight Warren Baister moves closer to Olympic qualification with a thrilling win over France's Abdoulaye Diane in Turkey.

Fury stops Rogan in Belfast bout

Sunday 15th April 2012 1:36PM

Former British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion Tyson Fury remains unbeaten as he stops Martin Rogan in five rounds.

Khan one-dimensional - Peterson

Thursday 12th April 2012 12:36PM

Lamont Peterson says Amir Khan is incapable of altering his game-plan for their May rematch and that his British rival is mentally "all over the place".

Klitschko to fight Thompson again

Thursday 12th April 2012 2:44PM

Wladimir Klitschko defends his heavyweight world titles against American Tony Thompson on 7 July.

GB Boxing picks women for Worlds

Thursday 12th April 2012 6:28PM

Britain's three female Olympic boxing hopefuls are chosen for next month's World Championships in Qinhuangdao, China.

McCloskey has change of opponent

Wednesday 11th April 2012 9:38PM

Paul McCloskey has a change of opponent for his contest on 5 May after former IBF champion Julio Diaz pulls out of the bout.

Mayweather & Pacquiao irk Leonard

Tuesday 3rd April 2012 8:26AM

Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard implores Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to fight, for the sake of their own legacies.

Bellew-McIntosh fight postponed

Thursday 5th April 2012 11:11AM

Tony Bellew's British light-heavyweight title defence against Danny McIntosh is put back two weeks to 27 April after McIntosh pulled out with a chest infection.

Sexton eyes titles with Warrens

Wednesday 4th April 2012 11:04AM

Cheshunt's Ashley Sexton believes he can become a future world champion, after signing with Frank Warren Promotions.

Maccarinelli facing title rematch

Friday 30th March 2012 4:30PM

Enzo Maccarinelli is ordered to a rematch against Shane McPhilbin for the British cruiserweight title.

Cleverly receives Hopkins boost

Monday 2nd April 2012 11:34AM

Nathan Cleverly receives a boost in his bid for a light-heavyweight unification clash with Bernard Hopkins.

Chisora to challenge licence ban

Thursday 29th March 2012 12:28PM

Dereck Chisora appeals against the withdrawal of his licence by the British Boxing Board of Control.