It is a sad bi-product of the modern game that the ‘0’ on a fighters record dictates what direction their career will take. It seems to be forgotten that the likes of Sugar Ray Robinson, Muhammed Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran all lost fights, and went on to carve the kind of legendary careers that will mean their names will forever be steeped in glory. 485 more words
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Promoter Eddie Hearn says that the hotly anticipated rematch between cruiserweight rivals Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew is close to being finalised.
Cleverly earned a narrow win over Bellew in October 2011 when he defended his WBO World Light Heavyweight title on enemy territory in Liverpool. 360 more words
Heavyweight Hero Anthony Joshua and talented Welshman Lee Selby will begin their journey’s towards world honours at London’s O2 Arena when they visit the capital on October 11. 317 more words
WARRINGTON PENS FIVE-FIGHT DEAL WITH MATCHROOM BOXING
Leeds star fights for Euro belt on October 4
Josh Warrington has signed a five-fight deal with Matchroom Boxing as he aims to land the vacant European Featherweight title against Davide Diele at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on October 4, live on Sky Sports. 447 more words