Northern Ireland’s Carl Frampton has forced his way into fighting for the IBF World Featherweight title against England’s Josh Warrington at Manchester Arena. Here's our statistical preview of the fight, and a prediction on the outcome.
Bitter London rivals Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora put on one of the fights of the year back in 2016. Two years and four fights later, they meet again at the O2 Arena to bury the hatchet once and for all.
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury have wasted no time in arranging this fight with the Gypsy King travelling to LA for a shot at the Bronze Bomber's WBC heavyweight belt. This is a colossal clash with everything on the line - pride, unbeaten records and a shot at Anthony Joshua to lay claim for the best heavyweight in the world.
Bellew earned himself many new fans with his victories over David Haye and showed why he is to be taken seriously. If this bout had happened two years ago then nobody in boxing would have given him a chance. And yet, this is certainly a much more even fight than is being touted with both boxers taking on their toughest opponent to date.
Anthony Joshua is competing in his seventh straight world title fight and will defend his four titles against the dangerous Alexander Povetkin. Joshua’s rise to becoming the undisputed heavyweight champion could be in real jeopardy against an experienced and often avoided opponent. Let’s take a look at the tale of the tape...
Another colossal fight arrives at the O2 Arena in London in the seismic shapes of Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker. These sluggers are desperate to avenge the only loss on their records but have to get past each other before earning another shot at Anthony Joshua. On paper, this is an incredibly even match-up but let's delve deeper into the stats to see who has the edge.
WBO Middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders was due to face veteran and British fan favourite Martin Murray on the 14th of April at the O2 Arena only for the fight to be rescheduled at the same venue for the 23rd of June due to a hand injury sustained by Saunders in training.
Wales’ Lee Selby puts his IBF World Featherweight title on the line against long-time rival and mandatory challenger Josh Warrington. The defending champion makes his defence in Warrington’s backyard at Leeds’ Elland Road on May 19th, and the winner will aim to set up a mega clash with former two-weight world champion Carl Frampton.
Liverpool’s Tony Bellew takes on Londoner David Haye in a rematch that the public had been calling for ever since the conclusion of their previous fight on the 4th of March 2017 at London’s 02 Arena. Here's our statistical preview of this weekend's bout, including an in-depth analysis of their first meeting.
Two of boxing’s current pound-for-pound best in Venezuela’s Jorge Linares and Ukraine's Vasyl Lomachenko face off for the WBA lightweight title at New York's Madison Square Garden on May 12th. Linares defends the lightweight belt for the third time since winning it against England’s Anthony Crolla...
The highly anticipated bout between pound-for-pound greats Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin did not disappoint last September, but perhaps less for the boxing on show and more for the disputed result as the fight ended in a draw...
Anthony Joshua faces New Zealand’s Joseph Parker in a bout that will see the winner claim three of the four major heavyweight titles, placing them just one fight away from having a chance at becoming the unified champion. After long negotiations, the contest was finally scheduled for 31st March at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff...
America’s Deontay Wilder defends his WBC World Heavyweight title for the seventh time against Cuba’s Luis Ortiz at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn on March 3rd. This is arguably the biggest heavyweight clash out there at present – perhaps a closer and more entertaining contest than Joshua vs Parker will prove to be.
Hammersmith’s George Grove faces Hove’s Chris Eubank Jr. in the semi-final of the World Boxing Super Series at super middleweight, with both fighters putting their respective world titles on the line. Here's The Stats Zone's statistical preview of February's all-British bout in Manchester.