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Spike O’ Sullivan ready for Billy Joe Saunders challenge

SIE Boxing columnist Niall Doran recently caught up wiith Spike O’ Sullivan ahead of his upcoming fight with Billy Joe Saunders. It was a pleasure to have had the chance recently to catch up with WBO International Middleweight Champion and fellow Cork man Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan ahead of his biggest fight to date when he defends his title against Billy …

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Saturday’s Big Fight – Golovkin vs Macklin

In a clash of two murderous punchers this weekend who contest a version of the middleweight title, the fans are sure to be the real winners in this fascinating match up between Gennady Golovkin and Matthew Macklin. Ah yes, a fight Irish boxing fans have been waiting on for months is almost here. Matthew Macklin challenges the brick fists of …

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What next for Adrien Broner?

After a less than stellar performance at the weekend at welterweight Niall Doran wonders what the next step is for Adrien Broner. I watched the Broner vs Malignaggi fight with great interest Sunday morning Irish time only to feel a little disappointed in what I saw from Broner, but at the same time was left feeling very impressed by what …

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Weekend Boxing Prediction: Mikey Garcia vs Juan Manuel Lopez

This weekend’s action in Texas promises fireworks when undefeated WBO featherweight champ Mikey Garcia puts his belt on the line against Juan Manuel Lopez Moving to Dallas Texas this weekend in a fight that is being touted by many as a potential fight of the year candidate. A clash between two big hitting pugilists will ignite the always passionate boxing …

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Tyson Fury: The Boxer people either love or hate

Tyson Fury a man who is a bit like marmite at times, people either love him or hate him. Ah Tyson Fury, the boxer that takes to Twitter whenever he has something on his mind, gotta love him really. I think he’s fairly comical most of the time and get the feeling that behind all the trash talk, controversial tweets …

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Steve Collins vs. Roy Jones Jr in 2013 – Will it happen?

Niall Doran ponders whether the Steve Collins vs Roy Jones Jr. ‘superfight’ will ever happen. I’ve been closely following this story in recent months and weeks and it seems at the moment to be getting closer to becoming a reality, slowly but surely. I’ve always felt Steve Collins has never quiet got the credit he deserved for his boxing career. …

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Carl Froch Exacts Revenge in Twelve Exhilarating Rounds

Niall Doran reviews the thrilling ‘fight of the year’ between Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler. Last night is why I love boxing. What a fight. Carl Froch finally got his revenge he so craved over Mikkel Kessler in a brutal contest in front of a roaring 18,000 at the O2 to claim the WBA super middleweight belt to add to …

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‘Warriors Call’: Carl Froch vs Mikkel Kessler – Fight Preview

Niall Doran previews undoubtedly the most eagerly-anticipated fight this year, Carl Froch vs Mikkel Kessler. Oh yes, the fight we boxing fans have all been waiting for is almost upon us. Two modern day gladiators will do battle tomorrow evening at the O2 Arena in London when Carl Froch and Mikkel Kessler take center stage in front of the onlooking boxing world. Sure …

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