Saturday 28th November 2015
Bethnal Green, London
Henry Blanchard (Eng) Vs Danny Bent (Eng)
Sean Mooney (Can) Vs Paul JD Roberts (Eng)
Matt “Crazy Arms” Read (Eng) Vs Liam “Yogi” Macpherson (Sco)
WCBA LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE
Dymer Agasaryan (Arm) V Guram Guberidze (Geo)
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The easy availability of free online chess is great for chess addicts like me as you are never more than a click away from the next game. One of the downsides – it is very easy to get into bad habits, which will come back to bite you when you play a serious game over the board. Read MoreTo Notate Or Not To Notate
Our chessboxing brethren in Italy, the Federazione Italiana ScacchiPugilato (FISP), staged a wonderful series of fights at the Hurricane fight gym in Boffaloro on the outskirts of Milan. The impressively furbished venue, located incongruously in a stark semi-industrial landscape, provided a suitable backdrop to the drama about to unfold.
Read MoreFISP International Chessboxing Show / Oct 2015 / Italy
Having retired from a boxing career spanning over 200 amateur fights and 27 professional ones and becoming one of only two Europeans to retire as undefeated world champions, perhaps Terry Marsh could be forgiven for bringing out the pipe and slippers and reflecting on a glorious career in the peace and quiet of his Basildon home surrounded by loving family. Read MoreGrandMaster BASH! June 13th 2015 Scala, London – Report
This Summer Chessboxing show has something special with a WCBA World Welterweight Title clash topping the bill. Former IBF Wolrd Champion Terry Marsh capitalises on two straight Scala wins to earn a match against the reigning WCBA World Lightweight champion Dymer Agasaryan from Lithuania. Agasaryan is aiming to become the first chessboxer to hold world titles at two separate weights while Marsh aims to add one more flourish to a glittering career.