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Barry Hearn Statement: Leyton Orient

It is with sadness that I have decided to resign my honorary role as Life President of Leyton Orient FC with immediate effect. I cannot be associated in any way with a club/business that does not pay the wages and salaries of its hard working staff, players and officials. I hope for everyone’s sake that […]

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MATCHROOM SPORT AND KMG INK U.S. TELEVISION RIGHTS DEAL FOR JOSHUA VS. KLITSCHKO

Matchroom Sport, Klitschko Management Group (KMG) and K2 Promotions have reached agreement with U.S. premium television giants Showtime and HBO to televise the most significant heavyweight world championship match in more than a decade. On Saturday, April 29, IBF Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua will face former unified world champion Wladimir Klitschko from a sold-out […]

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MATCHROOM SPORT LAUNCH NEW BRITISH FAST5 ALL-STARS CHAMPIONSHIP AT THE O2

Barry Hearn’s Matchroom Sport, in partnership with England Netball, have launched the British Fast5 All-Stars Championship, an exciting new tournament to be staged at The O2, London on Saturday, September 23rd, live on Sky Sports. Showcasing the best of British talent at one of the country’s most iconic venues, the British Fast5 All-Stars Championship will […]

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BRINN BEVAN SIGNS MANAGERIAL TERMS WITH MATCHROOM SPORT

Barry Hearn and Matchroom Sport are proud to announce that Rio Olympian Brinn Bevan has signed managerial terms with the company. The 19-year-old was part of the Team GB squad that won silver at the 2015 World Championship and came fourth in the Men’s Gymnastics Olympic Team Final last year. Competing individually Bevan won pommel […]

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Hearn Announces Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation

BARRY HEARN has pledged that the new Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation will make hundreds of thousands of pounds available to charitable causes, as the world-leading sports promotions company launched its latest initiative. Hearn founded Matchroom in 1982 and over the past 35 years it has donated millions of pounds to a wide-range of charities throughout […]

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