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End of Season review by Paul Ready

As many fighters and those involved in the boxing industry enjoy a well earned rest with their nearest and dearest, I wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what has been an eventful 2014 thus far: 876 more words


This week's boxing with Donald C Stewart

Full Stop

With the domestic boxing programme heading towards its own equivalent of the close season we still have some tasty news items.

Let’s start with the “misunderstanding” between Amir Khan and 2 youths. 1,221 more words


Opinion: Robert McMahon gives his view on Ricky Burns v Scott Harrison

Ricky Burns hasn’t enjoyed the best form in his last couple of fights and it has recently been announced by Matchroom Boxing that he will take part in a 10-round domestic clash in Manchester to try and get back on track. 450 more words

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@EddieHearn Fighter Update By Paul Ready

Having attended the Matchroom end of season BBQ today, I managed to catch up with Eddie Hearn post-press conference to get an update on a variety of his fighters and possible future match-ups. 1,186 more words


Boxing Update 03/07 by Paul Ready

This week in July 1921 – Jack Dempsey KO’d George S Carpentier in 4 for heavyweight boxing title 1st million dollar gate ($1.7m) boxing match. I’d love to know what modern day equivalent value of that million dollars would be. 814 more words


Scotland's next big star Iain Butcher signs with MGM Marbella as he eyes up TV deals

Iain Butcher believes he can be Scottish boxing’s new star after Ricky Burns’ career took a sharp decline last Friday.

The Motherwell flyweight has split with local promoter Paul Graham to sign a management deal with MGM Marbella where he began training this year. 545 more words


Katsidis wants Burns rematch after Earl fight as he aims to regain 'Brit-basher' title

Aussie boxing legend Michael Katsidis is aiming to have one last crack at a world title and believes winning a rematch with Ricky Burns will propel him into the global limelight once again. 596 more words