Birmingham boxer Frankie Gavin threw broken bottles at a man, smashed a bar stool over another man’s head, a court heard.Read the full story ›
Frankie Gavin was due to take on Sam Eggington at the Barclaycard Arena next week.Read the full story ›
A woman who woke up one morning to find she was paralysed from the waist down is beginning to walk again after taking up boxing.Read the full story ›
Carl 'The Cobra' Froch has decided to hang up his boxing gloves at the age of 38 - and what a career it has been!Read the full story ›
Frankie Gavin from Birmingham was defeated last night by Kell Brook - the boxers have since exchanged friendly Tweets.Read the full story ›
Boxing gold medalist James DeGale is hoping to be the first British Olympic champion to win a world title when he fights in the USA in May.
He's been training at St George's Park in Burton-on-Trent.
DeGale has always been open about his intentions to fight Carl Froch from Burton Joyce in Nottinghamshire.
But first he must face the American Andre Dirrell in Boston, with a narrow win enough to catapult him to world boxing superstar status.
Carl Froch's potential clash with Chavez Jr in the spring has taken a blow after the Cobra picked up an elbow injury in training.Read the full story ›
Carl Froch has told ITV News exclusively that he is near to confirming he will fight in Las Vegas against Mexican boxer Julio Chavez Jnr.
He told us:
I've said before if I can't fight in Vegas I'll probably call it a day, it has to be big, and Chavez Jnr is that man, and I have had a good chat with my promoter this morning and we are making good progress with that fight and hopefully we'll have an announcement soon.
"I've said before if I can't fight in Vegas I'll probably call it a day, it has to be big, and Chavez Jnr is that man, and I have had a good chat with my promoter this morning and we are making good progress with that fight and hopefully we'll have an announcement soon."
Frankie Gavin, the current British and Commonwealth Welterweight Boxing Champion from Birmingham, will meet his rival head-to-head later ahead of their fight on Friday in Wolverhampton.
Gavin is taking on Leonard Bundu for the European Welterweight Championship.
Car Froch's mum, Carol Weatherbed, has described the weight that has been lifted off her shoulders after her son survived the pressure to knock out George Groves in the biggest post-war fight in British boxing history on Saturday.
Speaking at Wembley Stadium after the fight, she says she is delighted the Froch vs Groves saga is all over and that Carl won:
"I just feel like the whole world has been lifted off my shoulders, I'm so happy, I'm so proud! It's been massive, It's been horrendous - like carl says its been a year of whinging and moaning and trash talking and it's over. I'm glad it's been put to bed!"