Dereck Chisora continued his provocation of Finish heavyweight contender Robert Helenius yesterday at the final press conference for their December 3 meeting in the Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland.
Bolton boxer Amir Khan has been named as one of 10 nominees for the 2011 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.
With his Hollywood career yet to get off the ground and talks of a return to the ring to face Vitali Klitschko next year, David Haye showed he won’t be taking up road tennis anytime soon when he joined up with world No3 Andy Murray and rapper Example to learn the Bajun game. The trio were taught the long/table tennis hybrid from the streets of Barbados before taking on each other and the world champion.
British tennis No1 Andy Murray has credited a pep talk with WBA heavyweight champion David Haye for getting him mentally ready for Wimbledon.
The Scot was on the ropes following a crushing loss to Novak Djokovic in the Final of the Australian Open in January but revealed a chat with the boxer, who is preparing for his own showdown with fellow heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko, helped him regain his self-belief.
Former world super-middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler returned from more than a year out with an eye injury by stopping Mehdi Bouadla in Copenhagen on Saturday night.
The 'Viking Warrior' had his opponent in bother in the second and fourth rounds before flooring him twice in the sixth to force the stoppage - the first of Frenchman Bouadla's career.
Gavin Rees and Andy Murray comfortably made the weight ahead of their European lightweight title clash at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff tonight live on Sky Sports.
Rees, Murray and the majority of the undercard for the show weighed in at Cardiff City Hall ahead of a great Saturday Fight Night on Sky Sports for British boxing fans.