• Boxing Rematches

    What’s the Deal with Boxing Rematches?

    Rematches are some of the most eagerly anticipated fights within the world of boxing. They bring two opponents back together with a chance to change the outcome, and with two big rematches on the horizon (Haye-Bellew and Golovkin-Alvarez), we thought it was time to take a closer look. We...
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    Steve Collins Interview

    Exclusive Steve Collins Interview: Now based in St. Albans, England, former WBO Middleweight and Super middleweight world champion Steve Collins is currently in demand as an actor. While the ‘Celtic Warrior’ was on a short trip back to Dublin Mark Wilson Smith caught up with him to discuss his aforementioned...
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    David Haye vs Tony Bellew 2

    With the David Haye vs Tony Bellew rematch now set for early 2018, owing to Haye’s recent injury, BoxBets thought it was time to look back at their first encounter. Below you will see Mark Wilson Smith’s post-fight analysis – written just after the first fight had finished; the betting...
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    The Real Meal: Dinner with Evander Holyfield

    Evander Holyfield Interview by Mark Wilson Smith During Evander ‘The Real Deal’ Holyfield’s promotional tour of the UK, I was able to meet up with him for dinner and a chat about his future plans and some of the key moments from his life – it proved to be...
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    Frank Bruno Interview

    Frank Bruno Interview – Exclusive Video Frank Bruno Interview Division: Heavyweight Stance: Orthodox Date of Birth: 16 November 1961 Height: 6’3 – Reach: 82 ins Wins: 40 – Losses: 5 – Draws: 0 – KOs: 38 Major Honours: WBC Champion, European Champion Notable Opponents: Mike Tyson, Lennox Lewis, Oliver McCall, James ‘Bone Crusher’ Smith, Gerrie...
  • Top 10 Greatest Heavyweights

    Deciding who should be on the list of Top 10 Greatest Heavyweights, and in what particular order, is always going to be a bone of contention among boxing fans. What follows are BoxBets and Mark Wilson Smith’s own opinions on the matter. Please do leave a comment with your personal Top...
  • Henry Wharton Interview

    Henry Wharton Interview

    Henry Wharton Interview: With the likes of James DeGale, George Groves, Rocky Fielding, and Callum Smith all competing at Super Middleweight, the division has certainly captured the public’s imagination. Such was the case in the early to mid-nineties when British boxers thrived in an exciting division. Mark Wilson Smith talks...
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    Mike Tyson: Worthy of the International Boxing Hall of Fame?

    It did come as a bit of a surprise when I found out that Mike Tyson was inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame. I knew he had some involvement with the WWE, but surely not enough to warrant a place in their Hall of Fame.  What...
  • Evander Holyfield discusses fighting Mike Tyson

    Evander Holyfield discusses fighting Mike Tyson

    Evander Holyfield discusses fighting Mike Tyson twice, the ear biting incident, forgiveness, and Don King. Evander Holyfield Fact File Division: Heavyweight, Cruiserweight, Light Heavyweight Stance: Orthodox – Date of Birth: 19th October 1962 Height: 6’3 – Reach: 78 ins Wins: 44 – Losses: 10 – Draws: 2 – No Contests: 1 – KOs:...