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 …

DARRYLL TURNS BACK THE CLOCK

  DARRYLL WILLIAMS appears to have found his mojo after going back to where his boxing love affair started.   The English super-middleweight champion dramatically retired from boxing last July after the second of his thrilling back-to-back wins against Jahmaine Smyle.   The South Londoner is returning after reuniting with David John, his first ever …

UMAR’S PEDIGREE WILL MAKE A CHUMP OF WILLIAMS

  UMAR SADIQ wants to face English super-middleweight champion Darryll Williams in his fourth professional fight.   Both men are in action on Saturday’s big bill at London’s o2 Arena, but will only be sharing the dressing room corridor on this occasion.   Sadiq, 30, who gave up a lucrative accountancy career to box professionally …

WINDSOR PARK, BELFAST PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES

  Carl Frampton will defend his ‘interim’ WBO world featherweight title against unbeaten Australian Luke Jackson at Windsor Park, Belfast on Saturday August 18, fulfilling a dream to fight at the famous football stadium.   Lineal World Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury will box a non-title ten rounder in his second comeback fight on a mission …

FRAMPTONS’ WINDSOR DREAM COMES TRUE

  Carl Frampton will realise a career-long dream when he defends his WBO Interim World Featherweight Title against Luke Jackson on the pitch at Windsor Park, Belfast, on August 18, on a card that also features Paddy Barnes challenging for the WBC World Flyweight title and the second fight of Tyson Fury on the comeback …

Ritson: I feel unstoppable right now

  Newcastle ace landed the Lonsdale Belt for keeps with stunning first round KO   Lewis Ritson says he feels unstoppable after producing another stunning display of power to destroy Paul Hyland Jnr in one round to take home the British Lightweight title for keeps.   Ritson blasted Hyland Jnr away inside the opening session …

OHARA DAVIES: “MAURICE HOOKER NEEDS SHOWING THAT THE WBO BELT BELONGS HERE IN THE UK!”

  Hackney foghorn Ohara Davies appears to have rekindled his mojo after signing with Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren earlier this year.   Bull strong and mallet fisted, the incorrigible trash-talker returns to the championship stage at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday week in a WBC Silver Super Lightweight challenge to Congo’s 21-1 Paul …

Joyce Wins in One

  Heavyweight sensation Joe Joyce maintained his undefeated record with a first round knockout of late replacement Ivica Bacurin last night at London’s home of boxing The York Hall, Bethnal Green, promoted by Hayemaker Ringstar.   In front of a packed house with an electric atmosphere, Joyce, the Commonwealth Champion, made it his third first …

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 …