MURRAY LASHES OUT AT BIG FIGHT RIVAL GARCIA

  MARTIN MURRAY lashed out at WBC Silver Middleweight Champion Roberto Garcia ahead of their big clash on Saturday night at London’s o2.   The feuding fighters clashed after both weighing in for Garcia’s title defence against the St Helens man, where the mandatory position for Gennady Golovkin’s WBC crown is at stake.   After …

WBO News: Title Fights This Weekend in New Zealand, Ukraine, England, United States and Canada

  The World Boxing Organization (WBO) will sanction six title fights this week around the world, including a world championship bout.   Friday, June 22:   In New Zealand, local undefeated fighter Junior Fa (14-0, 8 KOs) will clash with Luis Pascual (13-1, 9 KOs), of Mexico, for the vacant WBO Oriental Heavyweight belt. The …

GARCIA-MURRAY FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

  PROMOTER Frank Warren today held the final press conference ahead of Saturday’s o2 Arena show topped topped by Roberto Garcia’s WBC Silver Middleweight Title defence against Martin Murray.   The likely prize for the winner is being made mandatory challenger for WBC world champion, Gennady Golovkin.   Other title bouts on the bill that …

BARNES BOOKS DREAM WORLD TITLE SHOT AT WINDSOR PARK

  Triple Olympian Paddy Barnes will challenge Cristofer Rosales for the WBC World Flyweight Title on the undercard of Carl Frampton v Luke Jackson at Windsor Park on August 18.   Barnes (5-0-KO1), who has two Olympic bronze medals to his name, will enjoy home support in Belfast as he bids to conquer the world …

12,000 tickets sold today for Whyte-Parker

  Fans flock to see Heavyweight duel with packed undercard at The O2   12,000 tickets have been sold today for the crunch Heavyweight clash between Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker at The O2 in London on July 28, live on Sky Sports Box Office.   Tickets flew out on general sale today after venue …

MURRAY LOOKING TO GET MINTED WITH GGG REMATCH

  MARTIN MURRAY can start dreaming of a rematch against Gennady Golovkin if he successfully unleashes his fury on Roberto Garcia.   The St Helens man challenges for the Mexican’s WBC silver middleweight title at London’s o2 on June 23, in another blockbuster fight being screened live on BT Sport.   If Murray wins and …

TOM’S TICKET TO RIDE

  TOM LITTLE FIRMLY believes he has landed the Golden Ticket with his shot at the English heavyweight title against rising star Daniel Dubois at the 02 Arena on June 23.   After an unsuccessful tilt at claiming the Southern Area belt in 2016, Little placed himself back in the frame for title contention with …

DAVIES NOW OUT TO LEATHER KAMANGA

  OHARA DAVIES will now face WBC international super-lightweight champion Paul Kamanga at o2 Arena on June 23.   The controversial Londoner now faces the African after Josh Leather pulled out of their fight claiming he was taking break from boxing.   Davies said: “I feel quiet gutted that Leather pulled out and said he …

Ritson: Hyland won’t derail Lord Lonsdale dream

  Newcastle ace wary of ‘Hylo’ threat – but gunning to land belt for keeps   Lewis Ritson is right on schedule to land the British Lightweight title for keeps before moving onto European honours – but knows Paul Hyland Jnr is the biggest test of his career as they clash at the Metro Radio …

Edwards: Nelson is made for me

  Surrey star plans to make a statement in Newcastle   Charlie Edwards finally gets his hands on Anthony Nelson on Saturday night at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle for the WBA Continental Super-Flyweight title, live on Sky Sports – and the Super-Flyweight talent believes a big win can put him back in the …