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Friday, April 29, 2016
Romford's Paul Claydon jnr, Tom Lickfold and Tim Olla, with coach Darren Sharpe, compete in Northern Ireland this weekend

Emerson Park super-lightweight in Copper Box action

Benn blitzes to victory

Sunday, April 10, 2016
Conor Benn hits out against Ivailo Boyanov on his professional debut (pic: Lawrence Lustig)

Debutant lands first round knockout

Newham's Jimmy Sains is chasing a national title

Police act on intelligence

Matchroom Boxing Foundation named as official partner of England Boxing Elite National Championsips (pic: Paul Currie).

Eddie Hearn delighted to be able to support tournament taking place at end of April

Conor Benn set for pro boxing debut

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Conor Benn, son of Nigel, has signed with Matchroom Boxing (pic: Matchroom Boxing)

Son of Nigel signs with Machroom

Tony Burns at the Repton club

Dave Evans meets legend of east London boxing, the great Tony Burns MBE

Bradley Reece Jujitsi player from Chadwell Heath

Local fighter praised after Jiu Jitsu success and set to feature at Excel Centre next month

Rainham’s Menzies makes his mark

Friday, February 12, 2016
Rainham's Brett Menzies hits out on his way to victory (pic: Samantha Wordie)

Cruiserweight claims Queensbury title

Romford trio help tourists triumph

Friday, February 12, 2016
Romford's Tim Olla

Boxers impress on trip to Denmark

Mitchell retires from boxing

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Kevin Mitchell is helped to his feet by Tony Smis after being knocked down by Ismael Barroso during their interim WBA world lightweight title bout at the O2 Arena (pic: Nick Potts/PA)

Local fighter hangs up his gloves and looks to training future stars

Romford out to hammer Danes

Friday, February 5, 2016
Romford's Paul Claydon, Tim Olla and Tom Lickford are fighting in Denmark

Copenhagen trip for boxing youngsters

Big night for Johnny’s boys

Thursday, January 21, 2016
Johnny Greaves and George Hennon

Fighting Talk by Johnny Greaves

Jim Butler

Friday, January 8, 2016
The late Jim Butler

Boxing mourns long-serving stalwart

Mik Basi holds a special achievement award presented by brother Jumbo at a Fairbairn dinner show

Globe-trotting official clocks up miles

Johnny Greaves’ Fighting Talk

Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Billy Joe Saunders celebrates winning the WBO world middleweight title at Manchester Arena (pic: Richard Sellers/PA)

‘One of best years for British boxing’

Conquest set for key 2016 contest

Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Referee Robert Williams raises Tony Conquest's arm for a points win over Lithuanian Igoris Borucha at Grays (pic: Kleo)

Cruiserweight rival Camacho also back in new year

Mitchell: No more messing about

Friday, December 11, 2015
Kevin Mitchell skipping in the ring during Monday's open session (pic: LAWRENCE LUSTIG)

Lightweight ready to rule world

Fighting Talk: Johnny Greaves

Thursday, December 10, 2015
Johnny Greaves with George Hennon

East Ham stalwart discusses his early days in the ring

Heartbreak for Hornchurch’s Hefford

Thursday, December 3, 2015
John Hefford in action (pic Samantha Wordie)

Middleweight vows to bounce back from defeat

Kevin Mitchell.  (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Londoner meets Venezuelan KO king on December 12

Hefford looking forward to new Quest

Friday, November 13, 2015
Hornchurch's John Hefford (right) and scheduled opponent Jamie Andrews (pic: Samantha Wordie)

Hornchurch middleweight chasing more glory in the ring

Taylor wants to make it third time lucky

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Ryan Taylor is set for another big fight night

Local boxer set for big fight night on December 5 at York Hall

Ben Hall (right) on his way to victory over Simon Henry last year (pic: Russell Pritchard/Matchroom Boxing
)

Light-middleweight hoping for title chance

Colin McMillan is hosting a special show for former club Barking

Former world champion hosts annual fund-raiser

Audley: AJ is a wrecking machine

Friday, September 18, 2015
Anthony Joshua towers over Gary Cornish during their Commonwealth heavyweight title bout at the O2 Arena (pic: Lawrence Lustig
)

Harrison backing fellow Olympic champion Joshua

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