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Barry Hearn: I would love to see Golovkin-Froch

Barry Hearn: I would love to see Golovkin-Froch

🕔13:00, 25.May 2015

First founded in 1982 by Barry Hearn as the primary vehicle for Snooker on UK television, Matchroom Sports took their first step into the boxing arena in the late 1980’s with the promotion of Frank Bruno vs. Joe Bugner. They

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Froch might retire; reject GGG fight, says Hearn

Froch might retire; reject GGG fight, says Hearn

🕔13:26, 22.May 2015

Although negotiations for a clash between former super-middleweight champion Carl Froch and WBA Super World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin are currently ongoing, there is no guarantee that Froch will fight the feared Kazakh, according to Eddie Hearn. Froch was recently

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Froch says he will ‘beat up’ Golovkin; ponders lucrative fight

Froch says he will ‘beat up’ Golovkin; ponders lucrative fight

🕔12:15, 21.May 2015

Will Carl Froch make up his mind? After contemplating retirement, vacating his IBF super-middleweight title, and having his WBA title stripped for inactivity, it appears the Nottingham boxer is having second thoughts about hanging up the gloves. Froch is being

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Golovkin wants Froch; Froch ducking.

Golovkin wants Froch; Froch ducking.

🕔11:57, 20.May 2015

WBA Super World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (33-0), according to Golovkin’s promoter, Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions, has no issue moving up to the super-middleweight division to fight former champion Carl Froch (33-2). Froch hasn’t fought since he stopped George

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Eddie Hearn: “I Don’t Want Boxnation To Go Tits-Up. I Want Competition.”

Eddie Hearn: “I Don’t Want Boxnation To Go Tits-Up. I Want Competition.” Updated

🕔06:55, 1.May 2015

The majority of boxing in the UK is televised through two channels; Sky Sports and Boxnation TV. Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Sports outfit have an exclusivity deal with the mammoth Sky network that means any fighter looking to exhibit

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Carl Froch Says He Is Set To Retire From Boxing

Carl Froch Says He Is Set To Retire From Boxing

🕔03:00, 30.Apr 2015

British superstar Carl Froch is set to retire from boxing, he revealed in an exclusive interview with Boxing News Online. The 37-year-old Froch says that his decision could come as early as August or September. “I think August, September would

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Burns In Position to Prove 2014 Distractions are Fully Behind Him in Figueroa Fight

Burns In Position to Prove 2014 Distractions are Fully Behind Him in Figueroa Fight Updated

🕔02:50, 30.Apr 2015

Ricky Burns has had a real tough going over the past year. The Scotland born fighter is 1-2-1 in his last four fights, but his ring troubles were only part of the problem. After a lengthy legal battle with his

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Eddie Hearn Defends PPV Card: “Three Elite Fights”

Eddie Hearn Defends PPV Card: “Three Elite Fights” Updated

🕔09:00, 28.Apr 2015

On May 30th, the UK promotional outfit Matchroom Sports will be holding a huge Pay-Per-View card at the O2 Arena in London. The bill will be topped by IBF World welterweight champion Kell Brook(34-0, 23KO’s) defending his title against the

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Eddie Hearn Explains Why Frampton-Quigg Unification Bout Has Not Happened Yet

Eddie Hearn Explains Why Frampton-Quigg Unification Bout Has Not Happened Yet Updated

🕔07:01, 28.Apr 2015

In the absence of a hugely significant unification fight between super-bantamweight champions Carl Frampton(20-0, 14KO’s) and Scott Quigg(30-0-2, 22KO’s) this summer, promoter Eddie Hearn has gone some way to try and explain why the fight has not been made. Hearn

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Frampton And Quigg Continue To Bicker, Fight Remains In Limbo

Frampton And Quigg Continue To Bicker, Fight Remains In Limbo Updated

🕔08:30, 19.Apr 2015

Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport announced a few weeks ago, amid much fanfare, that negotiations between his own company and Cyclone Promotions had stalled while trying to get WBA World super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (30-0-2, 22KO’s) and corresponding IBF titlist

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Nonito Donaire-Scott Quigg  “I’d love to make that fight”

Nonito Donaire-Scott Quigg “I’d love to make that fight” Updated

🕔16:25, 17.Apr 2015

As reported on Boxingnewsonline.com, Matchroom Sports are looking to bring WBA World super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg(30-0-2, 22KO’s) a big name in the immediate future, as proceedings have unfortunately ground to a halt for a unification match with IBF champ Carl

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Tha Boxing Voice Week in Review

Tha Boxing Voice Week in Review Updated

🕔18:10, 16.Apr 2015

Danny Garcia is not the Goods! Okay, I’ll admit it. Directly after the scorecards were read, I was screaming robbery and some other expletive’s that I probably shouldn’t say out loud. I mean come on. This is two out of

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Hyde to Hearn, “Rigondeaux would fight Quigg and Frampton for 1.5m US dollars”

Hyde to Hearn, “Rigondeaux would fight Quigg and Frampton for 1.5m US dollars”

🕔10:25, 9.Apr 2015

It has been a hectic week in the super-bantamweight division; WBA champion Scott Quigg(30-0-2, 22KO’s) and his promoter Eddie Hearn have issued an open challenge worth £1,500,000 to IBF champ Carl Frampton(20-0, 14KO’s) for a unification fight in June. While

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Eddie Hearn has offered Carl Frampton £1.5million For Scott Quigg Fight

Eddie Hearn has offered Carl Frampton £1.5million For Scott Quigg Fight

🕔11:02, 7.Apr 2015

Scott Quigg’s promoter Eddie Hearn has offered Carl Frampton £1.5million to face him at the Manchester Arena on July 18. The Bury star joined promoter Eddie Hearn in Matchroom Sport’s offices in Brentwood to confirm the offer live on Sky

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Khan backtracks on Algieri Fight; Broner Fight Unlikely

Khan backtracks on Algieri Fight; Broner Fight Unlikely

🕔20:05, 5.Apr 2015

WBC Silver welterweight champion, British superstar Amir Khan (30-3, 19 knockouts) stated on his wife’s YouTube channel on April 2 that his next opponent would be former WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri. “The next opponent will be Chris Algieri,”

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Eddie Hearn “Mayweather late stoppage. Round eleven.”

Eddie Hearn “Mayweather late stoppage. Round eleven.”

🕔01:04, 5.Apr 2015

The head of ’Matchroom Sports’ UK boxing promotions Eddie Hearn recently spoke with Fighthype.com to give his pick for a little fight going down in Las Vegas on May 2nd between the undefeated American superstar Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather(47-,26KO’s) and the

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Andre Ward refuses to fight in Nottingham; rest of UK is fine

Andre Ward refuses to fight in Nottingham; rest of UK is fine

🕔10:47, 4.Apr 2015

If a rematch is going to take place between WBA Super World super-middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 knockouts) and WBA World super-middleweight champion Carl Froch, it’s not going to be in Nottingham, but the rest of the UK is

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Hearn On Khan-Algieri Rumors “I can’t wait for Kell Brook to knock him out”

Hearn On Khan-Algieri Rumors “I can’t wait for Kell Brook to knock him out”

🕔22:39, 2.Apr 2015

Amir Khan was too quick and too strong for Devon Alexander last December when he outclassed the former IBF welterweight champion. Most ringside analysts had it as a shutout for Khan, who holds the WBC Silver welterweight title. However, his

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Exclusive Documentary On Olympic gold medal hero in ‘Anthony Joshua

Exclusive Documentary On Olympic gold medal hero in ‘Anthony Joshua

🕔12:01, 2.Apr 2015

Anthony Joshua MBE has taken the professional ranks by storm, and tonight at 10pm on ITV4, fans can get exclusive access to the Olympic gold medal hero in ‘Anthony Joshua: The Journey’. The documentary charts the start of his journey

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Hearn On Brook “Anyone, he’ll fight anyone, we want Khan, he doesn’t want it”

Hearn On Brook “Anyone, he’ll fight anyone, we want Khan, he doesn’t want it”

🕔09:15, 2.Apr 2015

Kell Brook took it to his mandatory challenger in front of a packed house in the United Kingdon last week. Brook had not fought since he dethroned Shawn Porter of his IBF Welterweight Title last August. In between that and

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