Andrew Wake | 26.02.15 10:11
Tyson Fury says he would easily beat Wladimir Klitschko if they
were to meet.
Despite the giant Ukrainian dominating the heavyweight division
for the best part of a decade, Fury is convinced his power would be
The Mancunian faces Christian Hammer at the O2 Arena in London
this weekend and will become mandatory challenger for Klitschko's
WBO crown if victorious.
"To be honest I'm the man in the division to beat. Everyone
wants to fight me because they know I generate ...
Andrew Wake | 26.02.15 10:04
Promoter Eddie Hearn feels a fight between Kell Brook and Amir
Khan is a very real possibility now that the massive Mayweather v
Pacquiao clash has been made.
Speaking to Sky Sports News, Hearn revealed that he has
previously been in contact with Team Khan but negotiations stalled
as Khan was still hoping to face Mayweather.
However, now that possibility has gone, Khan is free to
challenge Brook for his IBF welterweight crown in the summer.
That said, Hearn was keen to stress ...
Andrew Wake | 26.02.15 04:48
Ricky Hatton gives his views on the Manny Pacquiao v Floyd
Mayweather Jnr fight, which takes place in Las Vegas on May 2.
Andrew Wake | 26.02.15 04:29
Ricky has paid tribute to former amateur coach Paul Dunne, who
sadly passed away this week aged 82.
Originally from Ireland, Dunne had 30 professional fights
between 1952 and 1957, but it is work in the amateur ranks as a
trainer at Sale West
"The passing of Mr Dunne was as upsetting as it gets for me. He
was more than my amateur boxing coach, he was like a father figure
as when I was growing up through them teenage years," Ricky told
the Manchester Evening News.
"He didn't o...
Andrew Wake | 25.02.15 10:55
AUSTRALIAN powerhouse Lucas 'Big Daddy' Browne has been made the
mandatory challenger for Ruslan Chagaev's WBA heavyweight
Hatton Promotions has worked hard to get Browne the correct
opportunities at the correct time since signing him in 2012 and the
Sydney-native's rise up the rankings has been little short of
In the past 12 months, Browne has won a host of titles and
climbed from number 15 in the WBA's ratings to a verge of becoming
his country's first ever w...
Andrew Wake | 23.02.15 10:25
Manager Chris Aston speaks about the upcoming British title
fight between Josh Wale and Jazza Dickens.
Andrew Wake | 23.02.15 10:22
Josh Wale speaks about his upcoming British title fight with
Jazza Dickens on March 6.
Andrew Wake | 23.02.15 09:50
Amir Khan has accused of Floyd Mayweather of choosing Manny
Pacquiao over him because the Filipino is an 'easier fight'.
Despite fight fans calling for the pound-for-pound great to
square off with Pacquiao for more than six years, Khan feels his
recent performances have been good enough for him to be in the
opposite corner come May 2.
Khan has been linked for Mayweather since 2013, but the fight
could never been made for various reasons, including his religious
Andrew Wake | 23.02.15 09:31
The eagerly anticipated light-middleweight clash between Canelo
Alvarez and James Kirkland has been pushed back a week to Saturday,
They were originally scheduled to meet on May 2, but with that
being the same date as the mega fight between Floyd Mayweather Jnr
and Manny Pacquiao, Golden Boy Promotions has sensibly
"The week around Cinco de Mayo will be the biggest in years for
boxing, bridging the present and the future as the three biggest
stars in the spo...
Andrew Wake | 21.02.15 12:07
After years of speculation, Floyd Mayweather Jnr and Manny
Pacquiao will meet in Las Vegas on May 2.
The fight, which is sure to the richest in the history of the
sport, has been mooted for more than six years, but disagreements
over purse percentages and drug testing meant a deal could never
However, Mayweather has this evening confirmed that contracts
have been signed and the long-term rivals are finally getting it
Mayweather, who is regarded as the pound-f...