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Champion Arnfield seeks new goals

Years of hard work and overcoming major obstacles received a major pay-off for Stalmine boxer Jack Arnfield at Manchester Arena on Saturday night.

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Arnfield celebrates his big win

Arnfield is new middleweight champion (watch fight video)

Stalmine boxer Jack Arnfield won his first major title with a 12-round points win over John Ryder at the Manchester Arena
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Little (left) career best win

Personal best win for Little

Kirkham boxer Adam Little produced a career best performance to stop Martin Gethin in the third round of their Commonwealth super-lightweight title eliminator in Blackpool.

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Rose (right) in his gruelling battle with Macklin

Boxer Rose sets comeback date

Blackpool boxer Brian ‘The Lion’ Rose returns to action next month determined to prove that he is still a potent force at top level.

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Little - title eliminator

Boxer Little makes the weight

Kirkham boxer Adam Little was bang on the 10-stone limit for his super-lightweight Commonwealth title eliminator against Martin Gethin at the Hilton Hotel in Blackpool on Saturday night.

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Little - statement of intent

Little makes big fight pledge

Kirkham boxer Adam Little has laid out a clear statement of intent as he prepares for his Commonwealth title eliminator in Blackpool on Saturday night.

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Cardle (left) title date

Champ Cardle ready for tough defence

Lytham boxer Scott Cardle, who will defend his British lightweight title in Glasgow on October 7, says he will enter the ring stronger for his clash with Grimsby’s Kevin Hooper - but insists he will need to be.

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Arnfield (left) second title chance

Arnfield gets second title chance

Stalmine boxer Jack Arnfield is to have another crack at a major middleweight title.

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VIDEO: Rio 2016 day 11 highlights

Team GB are sitting strong in second place of the Olympic medal table after another great performance in Rio.
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Brian London and Muhammad Ali go toe-to-toe for boxing's world heavyweight title

Night Muhammad Ali fought Lancashire's finest

August 6 marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous boxing matches to involve a Lancashire fighter when Brian London fought Muhammad Ali for the world heavyweight title

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Scott Cardle joins up with AFC Fylde Community Trust

Champ Cardle a big hit with AFC Fylde community

AFC Fylde Community Foundation has recruited Lytham’s British boxing champion Scott Cardle to help raise the profile of the organisation’s great community work.

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McCarthy (right) Askin's rival

Askin set for Irish fight date

St Annes cruiserweight Matty Askin will have to enter the lion’s den for his final eliminator for the British title.

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Little - Blackpool date

Little ready for eliminator bid

Kirkham boxer Adam Little is facing up to the most important fight of his career to date at the Hilton Hotel in Blackpool.

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Davies - boxes in Rotherham

Boxer Davies in new fight date

Blackpool super-welterweight boxer RP Davies returns to the ring in South Yorkshire on July 30.

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Sharpstyles Big Ryan with Trevor Sinclair and other members of the successful boxing and fitness club

Sharp boost for gym thanks to Big Ryan

A Blackpool boxing club is £1,500 better off in its bid to produce even more national champions after a star-studded fundraising event.

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Andy Abrol, Danny Robb, Jake Abrol, Tom Scott and Frank Varey

Historic treble for Sharpstyle boxers

Sharpstyle Amateur Boxing Club can claim a fantastic first after three of their fighters won national titles.

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London under attack from Ali

When Brian London met The Greatest (with video)

Muhammad Ali, whose death has been mourned around the world. fought three times in Britain, twice against Henry Cooper and once against Blackpool’s own Brian London.

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London (right) shakes hands with Ali in 1966

Brian London pays tribute to Ali “The Greatest”

Blackpool’s Brian London has hailed the late, great Muhammad Ali “the best fighter I ever fought”.

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Muhammad Ali

‘Greatest sportsman’ Muhammad Ali dies

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74.

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‘Natural talent’ Ozzy takes web by storm

An aspiring young Blackpool sports star took the internet by storm after a video of his boxing moves went viral.

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