Little wins English crown in war with Mould

Andrew Wake | 29.06.15 10:55

Adam Little faces Lee Mould for the vacant English welterweight title in Blackpool.

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Damon Jones expects to come of age and dethrone Nick Blackwell

Andrew Wake | 29.06.15 10:50

Middleweight challenger Damon Jones believes age will be no barrier when he steps up in class to face British champion Nick Blackwell on July 25 at Derby Arena, LIVE on Channel 5. The promising 22-year-old has looked faultless so far in his professional career - winning 13 bouts on the spin - but has yet to go past six rounds and has yet to meet a competitor quite like Blackwell. Not that it matters in Jones' mind, of course. "I think this opportunity has come at exactly the righ...

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Vegas Tales climbs to number five in bestsellers list

Andrew Wake | 29.06.15 10:03

We are delighted to report that Ricky's #VegasTales book moved up to number five in theSunday Timeshardback non-fiction bestseller list last weekend. Even more pleasing are the great comments and photos of you enjoying the book at home, when you should be working and on your travels (and even honeymoons!) that you've sent to Rick via Twitter. Keep 'em coming! Get your copy of the book HERE



Andrew Wake | 25.06.15 12:40

LUCAS BROWNE has laid down the gauntlet to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder,  telling the American to name the time and place for a fight.   Browne, who remains the mandatory challenger for Ruslan Chagaev's WBA crown, began goading Wilder following the Alabama-native's below par performance against Eric Molina earlier this month.   And Wilder has this week responded in a video posted online, saying the matter is now "personal" and that Browne may well be h...


Adam Etches aims to bounce back

Andrew Wake | 24.06.15 09:33

This is the promo video for the next Adam etches fight taking place on Saturday 18th July at the Double Tree Hilton Sheffield.

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Bellew: Hollywood has made me hungry to fight

Andrew Wake | 24.06.15 09:07

Tony Bellew says his 'Hollywood' experience has only made his desire to be a World champion even stronger as he returns to the ring on Friday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, live on Sky Sports. Bellew spent time in Philadelphia filming the latest movie in the Rocky series, Creed, after he gained sweet revenge on Nathan Cleverly in their rematch at the Echo Arena in November. 'The Bomber' gets back to his day job on Friday night and the Liverpool favourite is itching to get b...


Ricky Godding: Title dream keeps me going

Andrew Wake | 24.06.15 08:41

Bolton's Rick Godding says his dream of lifting the Lonsdale Belt is the only thing that stopped him quitting boxing after injury halted his rapid rise to the top. Touted as a future star likely to surpass British title level, the light-middleweight's career came to a halt in 2013 after shoulder problems, and a subsequent spell on the surgeon's table, derailed his ambitions. Inactive for over two years, the 30-year-old now makes his second appearance of 2015 when he gets a run...

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Captain Huck wants to make a splash Stateside

Andrew Wake | 22.06.15 01:05

WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck is counting down the days until his US debut. The Serbian-born puncher has fought almost exclusively in Germany during a career spanning more than a decade, but now wants to make a splash Stateside. He is scheduled to defend his crown against unbeaten Pole Krysztoff Glowacki on August 14 in either New York or New Jersey. Previous reports had suggested he would face Krzysztof Wlodarczyk on the same date. "I will be celebrating two firsts w...


Porter too good for Broner

Andrew Wake | 22.06.15 12:50

Shawn Porter added a second professional defeat to the ledger of brash Cincinnati stylist Adrien Broner on Saturday night. The Akron boxer outworked and outlanded his foe to take a unanimous decision at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas. Marcos Maidana set to the blueprint to defeating Broner in December 2013 and Porter followed it to a tee. Porter used his physical advantages to pressure Broner before getting home powerful hooks. In response, Broner was often limited to pushi...

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Praise keeps on coming for Vegas Tales

Andrew Wake | 20.06.15 01:02

Fights fans continue to praise Ricky Hatton´s latest book, Vegas Tales. Here´s the Twitter thoughts of just a handful of readers. Joe Stephenson  ‏@ Joey_Stephenson     Jun 16 Can today get much better....? St Ives, sunshine and @HitmanHatton 's Vegas Tales Johnnie Hall ‏@Johnnie_Hall   43m43 minutes ago @HitmanHatton loved your new book Ricky. Recommend it to anyone into boxing and Hatton's career. #boxing #vegas Boxi...

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