Dronfield’s Lewis Taylor will get the chance to leapfrog his domestic rivals if he can put in a career-best performance and beat Eamonn O’Kane on May 2. Taylor takes on O’Kane in the Northern-Irishman’s backyard at Derry’s Lavey Centre. And,…
With his career at a crossroads just over a year ago, Ross Burkinshaw’s amazing ascent continues on May 30, when he faces Klaas Mboyane for the WBO inter-continental bantamweight title. At just a couple of days’ notice, Burkinshaw scalped previously…
Ross Burkinshaw has relinquished his Commonwealth bantamweight title to pursue his dream of winning a world title. Burkinshaw – who also picked up the WBO European bantamweight belt last month after beating Belgium’s Benjamin Smoes inside a round – is…
Ross Burkinshaw is the talk of Sheffield after blitzing Belgium's Benjamin Croes to claim the vacant WBO European bantamweight title. On February 21, in front of a packed house in his home city's Octagon Centre, Ross 'The Boss' had too…
Dennis Hobson has hailed Ross Burkinshaw after he demolished Benjamin Smoes to capture the vacant WBO European bantamweight title on Saturday night (February 21). Already the Commonwealth belt-holder, Burkinshaw was far too strong for Smoes at the Sheffield Octagon Centre,…
Yorkshire’s Muheeb ‘Flashy’ Fazeldin is promising a dazzling performance when he clashes with local rival Uzair Najib for the Central Area super-bantamweight title on February 21. The Sheffield pair go head-to-head at the city’s Octagon Centre; part of the undercard…
Dennis Hobon Promotions would like to invite all media to a press conference to officially announce the vacant WBO European bantamweight title fight between Ross Burkinshaw and Benjamin Smoes, which takes place at the Sheffield Octagon Centre on February 21.…
Promoter Dennis Hobson has secured a potentially career-changing opening for Commonwealth bantamweight champion Ross ‘The Boss’ Burkinshaw. In an all-Yorkshire affair, Steel City’s Burkinshaw was due to make the maiden defence of his title against Leeds’ Terry Broadbent at the…
Uzair Najib (pictured) says fellow Sheffield fighter Muheeb Fazeldin can run but he can’t hide, when the pair go head-to-head for the Central Area super-bantamweight title on February 21. The Steel City fighters clash at the city’s Octagon Centre, on…
Yorkshire pride, as well as the Commonwealth bantamweight title, will be on the line when champion Ross Burkinshaw makes the first defence of his belt at Sheffield’s Octagon Centre on February 21. Burkinshaw, born and bred in The Steel City,…
Dennis Hobson has teamed up with Blackpool’s MMA star Karl Etherington, with the pair planning to work together on a number of shows over the coming year. MMA heavyweight Etherington (pictured), who recently headlined a huge show in America, has…
With a number of successful shows behind him, including a huge world title fight bill in Monte Carlo and two others in Newcastle, promoter Dennis Hobson wraps up 2014 by taking a look at some of the calendar’s highs and…
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