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Anthony Crolla & Ricky Burns Meet This Saturday – It’s a Must-Win for Each Man

By Michael Shepherd (@msheps10) Both men are former world champions and veterans of over 40 fights and though no belts are on the line in this one, there is a…

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Jorge Linares Retains Title in Manchester

By: Sergio L. Martinez @srgmtz100 Jorge Linares (42-3-0, 27 KOs) retained his lightweight title by decision against Anthony Crolla (31-6-3, 13 KOs) in the rematch. The fight was live from…

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What can Crolla do differently in Linares Rematch?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) This weekend Anthony Crolla seeks redemption when he takes on the man who took his WBA lightweight title last September. Jorge Linares was the clear winner…

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Five Options for Crolla’s Next Fight

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Anthony Crolla put in a brave performance on Saturday night but was ultimately outclassed by Jorge Linares, surrendering his WBA lightweight world title in the process….

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Linares Brings Home the WBC Diamond, WBA, Ring Magazine and Lineal Belts

The newly crowned WBC Diamond, WBA, Ring Magazine and Lineal Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (41-3, 27 KOs) defeated Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) in…

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Anthony Crolla Looking to Cap off Dream Year with Victory over Linares

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Manchester’s own Anthony Crolla will be fighting in front of his adoring public at the Manchester Arena for the fourth consecutive time on Saturday night when…

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Five Fights to Look Forward to For the Rest of 2016

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) The boxing year of 2016 has gifted us with some phenomenal performances from the likes of Anthony Crolla vs. Ismael Barroso, Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Roman Martinez,…

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Warrington’s Nathan Wheatley talks dream opportunity on Crolla undercard, sparring the Smiths, life under Kieran Farrell and more

Warrington Middleweight Nathan Wheatley is looking forward to the biggest night of his career as he makes his fifth bow as a professional on the undercard of WBA World Lightweight…

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Crolla and Linares set to Clash in a WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight Unification Blockbuster

Current WBA Lightweight World Champion Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) will face WBC Lightweight World Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) in a huge…

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Bets Are On! Who Wins? Alvarez Vs. Khan & Crolla Vs. Barroso

Bets are on! This Saturday night, on both sides of the pond, boxing fans are treated to not one, but two huge world title fights. In Las Vegas, Saul Alvarez…