WBO World Light-Heavyweight Champion Nathan Cleverly has been given the prestigious role of leading out Wales’ football team ahead of their Vauxhall international friendly match against Austria this Wednesday (6th February) at Swansea’s Liberty Stadium.
Welsh hero Cleverly, who makes the fifth defence of his title against mandatory challenger Robin Krasniqi on Saturday 16th March at Wembley Arena, will also carry the match ball and take part in the half-time penalty shoot-out.
Mexican hitman Miguel Vazquez says he’ll be as deadly as fellow countryman and Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez when he faces WBO World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns at Wembley Arena.
Vazquez, the IBF World Champion, puts his title on the line against Burns’ belt in a big unification clash on Saturday 16th March that also features stars Nathan Cleverly, George Groves, Dereck Chisora* and Liam Walsh.
British boxing’s hottest young prospect Frank Buglioni will head up the big Wembley Arena undercard on Saturday 16th March.
The London star will feature on the biggest boxing show of the year, joint-headlined by WBO World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns and WBO World Light-Heavyweight Champion Nathan Cleverly, plus George Groves, Dereck Chisora* and Liam Walsh.
WBO World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns has linked up with his former challenger Andreas Evensen to prepare for his big unification showdown.
The Scotsman was in training camp with Evensen at his gym in Trondheim, Norway, last week as he gets ready to face IBF Word Champion Miguel Vazquez at Wembley Arena on Saturday 16th March - live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546).
Promoter Frank has put together a blockbuster event ‘Rule Britannia’ on Saturday 16th March at Wembley Arena featuring some of the biggest stars in British boxing including Ricky Burns, Nathan Cleverly, George Groves, Dereck Chisora and Liam Walsh.
WBO World Lightweight Champion Burns headlines the show in a sizzling unification showdown against tough Mexican IBF World Champion Miguel Vazquez.
Glen Johnson has promised to give George Groves a butt kicking when they meet at the ExCeL London on Saturday 15th December.
The Miami based Jamaican challenges Groves for his Commonwealth Super-Middleweight title on promoter Frank Warren’s big end of year extravaganza that also features WBO World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns and Commonwealth Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders.
WBO World Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns heads straight into another Battle of Britain when he defends his title against unbeaten challenger Liam Walsh on Saturday 15th December at London's ExCeL.
The fight headlines promoter Frank Warren's end of year multi-title show that also features Commonwealth Super-Middleweight Champion George Groves against Glen Johnson and Billy Joe Saunders defending his Commonwealth Middleweight title against Nick Blackwell.
Promoter Frank Warren has announced a multi-title extravaganza featuring some of boxing’s biggest stars at the ExCeL London on Saturday 15th December.
Ricky Burns, George Groves, Billy Joe Saunders and Tony Conquest will defend their titles on the big end of year event in the capital, with even more title fights to be added.
The ‘Battle of Britain’ certainly lived up to the hype on Saturday night as Scottish World Champion Ricky Burns gave us a master class against a brave Kevin Mitchell.
The clever money was on a tactical 12-rounder with Burns edging it, unless the ‘big puncher’ Mitchell was to land and get the knockout. However burns clearly hadn’t read the script landing a devastating left hook onto the chin of the Londoner in the fourth round before following up with a vicious barrage to end the fight in fantastic style.
WBO Lightweight Champion Ricky Burns and challenger Kevin Mitchell weigh in ahead of their world title clash tomorrow at SECC in Glasgow. The two respected fighters had a friendly handshake at the end of the face-off, however the next time they meet their friendship will be left on the other side of the ropes.