Sam Eggington aiming to make Prizefighter history

Sam Eggington has his sights set on becoming a record breaker after entering the line-up for the Betfair Prizefighter Welterweights III at the Civic Hall in Wolverhampton on January 19, live on Sky Sports.

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Brough and Farrell added to 'Prizefighters'

Nathan Brough and Kieran Farrell are the latest names to join the line-up for ‘Rocky and the Betfair Prizefighters’ in the lightweight showdown on October 6 at Liverpool Olympia live on Sky Sports.

Kingpin Johnson predicts knockout night

Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson believes he will knockout all three opponents on his way to victory in tonight’s Betfair Prizefighter International Heavyweights at York Hall, Bethnal Green live on Sky Sports HD1 from 9pm.

Punters have been backing Kingpin with tournament sponsors Betfair and the man who took Vitali Klitschko the distance when he challenged the WBC belt is gunning for title shot number two.

Prizefighter International Heavyweights II line-up complete

Maurice Harris, Noureddine Meddoune, Marcelo Luiz Nascimento, Tor Hamer and Tom Little complete the line-up for the Betfair Prizefighter International Heavyweights II on Wednesday, June 20 at the York Hall, live on Sky Sports.

The quintet join former world title challengers Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson and Albert Sosnowski and Kent’s Tom Dallas in the 25th edition of Matchroom Sport’s eight man, one night tournament.

O’Kane betting favourite for all-Irish Prizefighter

Eamonn O’Kane has been installed as the odds-on favourite by Betfair for the all-Irish Betfair Prizefighter Middleweights on Saturday May 5 at the King’s Hall in Belfast after drawing Anthony Fitzgerald in the opening quarter final today.

O’Kane dons special pants for Betfair

Irish boxer Eamonn O’Kane will show that he’s got the full package when he trials a new marketing technique encouraging punters to scan his crotch at the weigh-in for Saturday’s Betfair Prizefighter Middleweights show in Belfast.

In what’s thought to be a world first, O’Kane will step on to the scales wearing a pair of boxer shorts specially designed by event sponsors Betfair.

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McCloskey and Irish Prizefighter double bill for May 5

A huge night of boxing in Belfast is on the way as Paul McCloskey and Prizefighter Middleweights II take over the King’s Hall on May 5, live on Sky Sports.

McCloskey is looking to stay in world title contention among the light-welterweights following his brave victory over Breidis Prescott in September with a stern test against two-time world champion Julio Diaz.

Adil Anwar claims Prizefighter glory

Adil Anwar is gunning for a British title shot after defeating Tyrone Nurse in the final of the Prizefighter Light Welterweights II at Wolverhampton’s Civic Hall on Saturday night.

Leeds man Anwar and Huddersfield fighter Nurse were unbeaten going into the 23rd edition of Matchroom Sport’s last man standing tournament so there was plenty at stake in the all-Yorkshire final, with local bragging rights, both boxers ‘0’s’ and the title and £32,000 winner’s cheque.

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Choi wins Prizefighter Featherweights

'Mongolian Warrior' Choi Tseveenpurev landed the £32,000 cheque and title of featherweight Prizefighter champion after a destructive performance at York Hall on Saturday night.

The 40-year-old, a beaten semi-finalist in the Super-Featherweights version last year, belied his advancing years with three eye-catching victories to scoop the prize.

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