Boxing

Boxing takes head injuries ‘very seriously’: Matty Mainwaring

FOOTBALLER-turned-boxer Matty Mainwaring has praised the British Boxing Board of Control for their methods in educating boxers about the risk […]

Stockport boxer Shaun Lomas talks Mixed Martial Arts

Starting a new campaign for Mixed Martial Arts dominance, Shaun Lomas, 36, from Stockport stops Martin Begley, 30, in the […]

OPINION: Patience is needed if Joshua wants to realise world title dreams

TO say that Anthony Joshua has been put on a proverbial pedestal is a bit of an understatement. The 6ft […]

WATCH: Billy Joe Saunders turns up heat ahead of Manchester fight

MIDDLEWEIGHT challenger Billy Joe Saunders is in confident mood ahead of his WBO world title showdown against Irishman Andy Lee at […]

Petition calls for Fury to be taken off SPOTY nominations

MANCHESTER born boxer Tyson Fury has been under fire for allegedly homophobic and sexist comments. Following his match with Wladimir […]

FEATURE: Matty Mainwaring unfazed ahead of first professional fight

IT’S rare that an athlete ever switches from one professional career path to another; however on Saturday, November 12 Matty […]

INTERVIEW: Anthony Crolla on Darleys Perez re-match

MANCHESTER’S Anthony Crolla has a second chance to win the World title on Saturday night in his re-match with Colombian […]

Flanagan: ‘I’m the best lightweight boxer in the world’

FRESH from his devastating win over Diego Magdelono, Manchester’s WBO world champion Terry Flanagan believes he is the best lightweight […]

Manchester’s Flanagan successfully retains world title

MANCHESTER has a new boxing hero after Terry Flanagan successfully retained his world title with a stunning second round stoppage. […]