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DAVIES AND McKENNA KEPT APART… FOR NOW

Eight of the best 140lb fighters take part in the tournament, shown live on Sky Sports in association with Matchroom Boxing, and on ESPN+ in association with Top Rank. Kieran Gething will take on Lewis Benson, Mohamed Mimoune will face Darren Surtees, Mikey Sakyi goes up against Tyrone McKenna, and …

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FULL UNDERCARD REPORT: WOODRUFF ROUGHS UP MARSDEN

The IBO World Title fight between Alex Dilmaghani and Francisco Fonesca topped yesterday’s York Hall bill, televised on Channel 5. There was a sizeable undercard on the Hennessy Sports promotion, with stand out performances from Craig ‘Smiler’ Woodruff, John Joe Nevin and Samuel Antwi among others. Woodruff roughs up Marsden …

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REPORT: DILMAGHANI AND FONSECA WAR TO A DRAW

Alex Dilmaghani’s IBO Super Featherweight World Title clash with Nicaraguan Francisco Fonesca was an ode to hard work. It was a well-matched, watchable, top class fight with plenty of old-fashioned grit and determination on display. Dilmaghani’s decision to cross the Atlantic and re-invent himself in Mexico shows in his fighting …

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DILMAGHANI VS FONSECA WEIGH IN PICTURE SPECIAL

The fighters weighed in this afternoon ahead of a mammoth Hennessy Sports card at York Hall. Tomorrow night’s show will not be affected by the weights- all the boxers were safe first go on the scales.  Scott Rawsthorne was there and his Unknown Boxers platform (give them a follow @Unknown_Boxers) …

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DILMAGHANI AND FONSECA PROMISE A STOPPAGE

Dilmaghani vs Fonseca final press conference report, quotes & video interviews In the old courtroom in Covent Garden’s salubrious Browns restaurant this morning, press gathered for the final conference for Saturday’s Hennessy Sports show. The evening’s boxing, headlined by Alex Dilmaghani’s challenge for the vacant IBO World Super-Featherweight Title, will be …

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INTIMIDATING FONSECA BROTHERS LOOK TO RULE LONDON’S EAST END THIS WEEKEND

London, UK (13 November 2019) Nicaraguan Nightmares Francisco and Freddie Fonseca bowl into London’s East End this Saturday night seeking to cause the kind of carnage not seen since the Kray twins, Ron and Reg, ruled the manor with their own iron fists back in the 60s. The Fonseca bros descend on …

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FULL CARD PREVIEW: DILMAGHANI STEPS UP

Fight Night Preview: Dilmaghani steps up in IBO world title re-run This Saturday York Hall hosts the re-arranged IBO Super Featherweight World Title fight between Alex Dilmaghani and Francisco Fonseca, after the first attempt to stage the fight saw it controversially called off at the last minute. Englishman Dilmaghani has …

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DIGNUM DAZZLES, WALSH WINS, CAMERON CRUISES AND EGBUNIKE ELECTRIFIES

MtK again put on a stacked card, again bridging the gap between fights that would go down as small hall classics and those you’d expect to see on “big” cards. Normally a tantalising bout between two unbeaten, well supported prospects for a Southern Area Title would headline a card in …

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MtKFIGHT NIGHT PREVIEW – WALSH & CAMERON TOP A BUSY BILL

Saturday’s MTK Global show sees York Hall play host to some big names and an appealing selection of bouts. Liam Walsh is an undoubted highlight as he takes on ever-game Yorkshireman, Maxi Hughes, for the vacant WBO European Lightweight title.  Walsh spent two years out of the ring between 2017 …

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