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Anthony Joshua’s defence of his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO world heavyweight titles against mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev has been postponed, it has been announced.

Islington Boxing Club was founded and known as Kings Cross ABC in January 1974, based in the community hall of York Way court close to the railway station.

In recent times we have had two Olympic gold medalists at super-heavyweight level – Audley Harrison at Sydney 2000 and Anthony Joshua at London 2012.

Islington Boxing Club took the decision to completely close its doors last Thursday for a period of four weeks, when the situation will be reviewed.

Islington Boxing Club had double reason to cheer after seeing two of their members secure their progress in National Championships.

In light of the constantly changing landscape worldwide, the IOC Boxing Task Force (BTF) has decided to suspend the current Boxing Road to Tokyo European qualifier in London, Great Britain, and subsequent Americas and final world qualifiers scheduled to take place in May.

Due to the changing situation with Coronavirus and concerns for public, athlete and volunteer welfare the IOC Boxing Task Force (BTF) has decided the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena will take place behind closed doors from today.

Lightweight Caroline Dubois won her opening bout of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Caroline Dubois will represent GB Boxing in the first bout of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event which gets underway at the Copper Box Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London today.

The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event in London has confirmed that the event will start as planned this weekend, following the latest advice provided by the Government and Public Health England on the Coronavirus situation.

Islington Boxing Club will have four members in action at the National Amateur Elite Championships.

Islington Boxing Club’s Luan Veras won the London Junior Championship under-66kg title on Saturday.

Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO world titles against mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday, June 20.

Islington Boxing Club had three of their promising youngsters in action at the London Junior semi-finals at The Roundhouse, Dagenham.

Islington Boxing Club had mixed fortunes on the RAF show at Brize Norton on Thursday.

Islington Boxing Club recorded a 9-3 win over Jersey Leonis ABC in the Channel Islands on Saturday.

Daniel Dubois knows he could set up a world heavyweight title chance if he beats Joe Joyce at London’s O2 Arena.

Islington Boxing Club hosted the latest launch of The Fighting Chance programme, with a visit from former champion John Conteh MBE.

Islington BC’s Slavisa Gegic has had plenty to celebrate recently.

Islington BC won two gold and two silvers at the Golden Girls’ Box Cup in Sweden.

Islington Boxing Club saw their first champion of 2020 crowned at the weekend as Odera Okwuosa won a London Intermediate title.

Tickets for the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic Qualifying event in London are now on sale at www.seetickets.com.

Daniel Dubois ended 2019 with a destructive display that will send shock waves around the boxing world.

Former Dale Youth and Islington amateur Daniel Dubois takes on Japan’s Kyotaro Fujimoto at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.

Islington Boxing Club held their awards night at the Hazellville Road gym on Saturday, with just under 250 members in attendance.

Islington Boxing Club enjoyed a successful weekend at the second England Boxing Women’s Winter Box Cup at Guildford Spectrum.

Islington boxer Billy Underwood is eager to finish 2019 on a high note by maintaining his unbeaten record as he fights on the Warren Boxing Management card at York Hall this weekend.

Islington Boxing Club hosted a joint open show for the first time with Fight for Peace ABC, with 14 of their boxers involved in 21 contests.

Islington Boxing Club’s Ewan Jenkins booked his place in the finals of the National Association of Boys & Girls Club Championships with a fine display in Bristol.

Members of Islington Boxing Club’s women’s squad held an open day event on Sunday, November 17 to raise money in order to compete at an international tournament.

Callum Smith survived a stringent examination against John Ryder to hold onto his WBA super-middleweight title at the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool.

Boxing; Young Islington trio impress

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Islington Boxing Club had three juniors in action at the High Wycombe ABC show on Saturday.

Islington Boxing Club hosted a charity dinner show for the Not Forgotten Association at Wellington Barracks in Westminster on Friday.

Islington southpaw John Ryder has been dreaming of becoming the super-middleweight champion of the world for many years.

Islington boxer Masood Abdullah has been signed up by Warren Boxing Management after impressing in the amateur ranks.

Islington’s John Ryder is hoping to prove that size isn’t everything when he challenges Liverpool’s giant super-middleweight king Callum Smith.

Islington Boxing Club’s Ewan Jenkins booked his place in the national quarter-finals of the National Association of Boys and Girls Club Championships with a split decision.

Islington Boxing Club produced a night of high quality amateur action at the bi-annual show at the Royal National Hotel in Russell Square.

Islington Boxing Club’s Sunni Torgman was crowned National Development champion at the third time of asking at the weekend.

Welcome to live coverage of tonight’s boxing at the O2 Arena. Dereck Chisora and Lawrence Okolie are in action.

Islington Boxing Club will have three senior boxers in the finals of the England Boxing National Development Championships on Saturday.

Islington Boxing Club had mixed fortunes in the quarter-finals of the National Development Championships in Southampton on Saturday.

Islington Boxing Club had three boxers in action on the White Hart Lane show on Saturday.

British Heavyweight Champion Daniel Dubois secured the Commonwealth Title on Friday with a sensational first round knockout win over Ebenezer Tetteh.

Islington Boxing Club had three boxers in action in the preliminary rounds of the London Development Championships at The Roundhouse in Dagenham.

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