Darren Barker’s world title reign is over as he was stopped in the second round by the extremely impressive Felix Sturm in Stuttgart, Germany. Sturm put Barker down twice in the second round before Tony Sims’ threw in the towel, to claim the IBF middleweight championship and put himself back at the top of the middleweight division. 366 more words
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Highly rated lightweight Tommy Coyle and British light welterweight champion, Darren Hamilton have both signed with Matchroom Boxing today.
Coyle has emerged this year as one of Britain’s top lightweight contenders and claimed the IBF International title when he stopped John Simpson in his last fight in his hometown of Hull. 205 more words
Matchroom Sport are delighted to announce that Tommy Coyle and Darren Hamilton have both signed promotional deals with Eddie Hearn.
George Groves silenced his critics on Saturday night as he proved to everyone that he belongs at the elite level, challenging for world titles. However despite putting in a career defining performance against Carl Froch, he was stopped in the ninth round; in what was the most controversial ending in boxing this year. 543 more words
Carl Froch defends his Super Middleweight IBF and WBA World Championship belts against George Groves tomorrow night at the Manchester Arena. After a fractious build up captured by the Sky PPV cameras this all-British clash looks set to be an excellent fight. 440 more words