PBA ANNUAL AWARDS: Fighter: Steve Robinson (Cardiff, WBO featherweight champion). Manager: Barry Hearn. Overseas Fighter: Juan Molina (P Rico, IBF super-featherweight champion). Fight: Ross Hale v Michael Driscoll (British light-welterweight title eliminator). Prospect: Naseem Hamed (Sheffield, European bantamweight champion). Services to Boxing: Harry Mullan (Editor, Boxing News).
RAY CLOSE, who was beaten on a split decision by Chris Eubank in their World Boxing Organisation super-middleweight title rematch in Belfast a month ago, may sue the WBO. Barney Eastwood, Close's manager, said: 'Ray's legal advisors are ready to sue the WBO after the loss of the master scorecard by the WBO supervisor at the fight.'Reuse content