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Tommy Langford defeats Baptiste Castegnaro in step up to super-middleweight

Hard-fought win for ‘Baggies Bomber’ in super-middleweight debut. In his first fight at super-middleweight, former British and Commonwealth middleweight champion Tommy Langford (21-3) was made to work hard for his points win against Frenchman Baptiste Castegnaro (8-16) on March 9 at the Walsall Town Hall on a BCB Promotions event. Langford didn’t have it all […]


Shooters Bar, Birmingham Thursday 11 May 2017, 2pm Ahead of MMA Fight at BAMMA 29 at the Genting Arena Watch Geordie Shore star Aaron Chalmers and the fighters for BAMMA 29 weigh in and face off at Shooters Bar in Birmingham, this Thursday 11 May at 2pm. From MTV’s Geordie Shore house to the cage, Aaron Chalmers […]

Birmingham super-flyweight champion becomes charity ambassador

Local charity Baby Ava’s Support Foundation have announced Birmingham’s super-flyweight champion as its new ambassador. Birmingham-born Kal Yafai is the current super-flyweight champion after winning the title in December 2016, and has pledged his support to Baby Ava’s Support Foundation by becoming the charities newest ambassador. Baby Ava’s Support Foundation was founded after Richard lost […]

Langford’s Commonwealth title tilt postponed

An injury to the WBO World lightweight champion, Terry Flanagan has resulted in a postponement for Tommy Langford’s Commonwealth belt bid, rescheduled from 13th February to 12th March, still at the Liverpool Echo Arena with the main event and undercard all set to remain the same. The event, titled ‘A Tale of Two Cities’, between […]

Middleweight prospects Langford and Taylor to clash for Commonwealth title

Current English middleweight champion, Lewis Taylor (18-1-1) will clash with unbeaten Birmingham boxer, Tommy Langford (15-0) on February 13th at Liverpool’s Echo Arena for the vacant Commonwealth middleweight title and Langford’s WBO Inter-Continental strap. The Frank Warren promotion is headlined by Terry Flanagan’s (29-0) WBO World lightweight title defence against Derry Mathews (38-9-2) in what […]

Olympic Champion Boxer and Family Sign Modelling Contract

Olympic bantamweight champion Luke Campbell MBE ( and wife Lynsey ( have signed up for family modelling shoots with one of Europe’s most successful model agencies, London-based MOT Models ( Hull born and bred Luke Campbell, although best known for his victory in the 2012 London Olympic Games, has carved a successful career in both […]

WBO I-C middleweight champ Langford on the hunt for more titles

Middleweight ace Tommy Langford (14-0) is on the quest for more titles after successfully defending his WBO Inter-Continental belt over 10 hard-fought rounds against Argentinian national champion Christian Fabian Rios (20-7-3) at the Wolves Civic on October 3rd. The 26-year-old Bideford-born Queensberry Promotions fighter won on points by the widest of margins with two judges […]

Tommy Langford crowned WBO Inter-Continental champ on Independence Day in Dublin

Tommy Langford extended his unbeaten run to 13-0 and collected the vacant WBO Inter-Continental middleweight title in Dublin on American Independence Day. The 25-year-old sharp-shooter from Birmingham stopped Mexican opponent, Julio Cesar Avalos in the fourth round at the National Stadium in Ireland’s capital city. “It’s a great title to get and it’s my first […]

Amir Khan hopeful of Mayweather showdown

Amir Khan has confirmed that he will continue to chase a September superfight with pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather Jnr, and expects a decision within the next month. Speaking at an event hosted by the University of Bolton’s School of Sport and Biomedical Sciences, Khan said that he was hopeful of securing a bout against boxing’s […]

Tommy Langford’s opponent confirmed as Ronny Mittag for WBO Inter-Continental title shot

Midlands boxer Tommy Langford 12-0 will challenge for his first professional title in his 13th fight on American Independence Day in Dublin against highly ranked German contender, Ronny Mittag 23-1-1. The title fight will take place on the undercard of Jamie Conlan’s second WBO European super-flyweight title defence at The National Stadium in Ireland’s capital […]