British fighter among the top contenders to fight American
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Boxing: Ricky Burns retains WBO lightweight title after controversial draw with Mexican Raymundo Beltran
Sunday 08 September 2013
Ricky Burns retained his WBO lightweight title after a controversial draw against Raymundo Beltran at the SECC in Glasgow.
Saturday 18 May 2013
Lee Purdy will add his name to a long and distinguished list of British boxers who travelled to most points of the globe for world-title fights knowing that they were massive underdogs.
Sunday 28 April 2013
Bolton fighter victorious on points on night his younger brother, Haroon, wins on professional debut
Saturday 27 April 2013
Amir Khan and Audley Harrison enter the ring tonight in fights they need to win to stay in boxing’s lucrative deep end, and Martin Murray has a task without precedents in front of nearly 50,000 in Buenos Aires.
Sunday 31 March 2013
Wednesday 02 January 2013
Football: United keep their distance from defiant neighbours
Monday 31 December 2012
It is hard to do justice to a preview with predictions for any boxing year because of the trickeration – a perfect word that was introduced by the sport's Lord of the Dark Arts, Don King – that drives and controls the business. The sport is not run illegally but one of King's maxims is necessary to gain an understanding of the way we do business: in boxing you don't get what you deserve, you get what you negotiate. Bingo.
Monday 10 December 2012
Rematch – and fifth fight – on the cards but hopes for Mayweather contest ended by brutal KO
Sunday 25 November 2012
For 42 months the brave Mancunian wondered if he had been right to quit. Defeat has confirmed it
Friday 23 November 2012
Senchenko should be a tricky opponent but victory tonight may earn Malignaggi rematch
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Ricky Hatton will have no fears over his punch resistance when he makes his highly-anticipated comeback in Manchester this weekend.
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