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Mathews: I Think Davies is Amateurish and I Know I’m Going to Win the Fight

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) On March 4th ‘Dirty’ Derry Mathews will lace up the gloves for the 52nd time in his professional career when he takes on the young and…


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….


POLL: Terry Flanagan-Derry Mathews

Terry Flanagan and Derry Mathews meet in a clash for the former’s WBO lightweight world title. With a huge crowd expected at the ECHO Arena in the challenger’s home city of Liverpool, just…


Mathews To Challenge Flanagan For WBO Crown In February

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Derry Mathews will challenge for the world title in his home city. The likeable Scouser (38-9-2, 20 KOs) is set for a hometown showdown against WBO…


Mitchell-Barroso Set For Vacant WBA Interim Belt In London

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Kevin Mitchell is one step away from a fight for the world title. The Dagenham lightweight, 31, will vie for the vacant WBA interim title on…


Flanagan Out Of Second Defence As Mathews, Smith-Jupp, More Added To December Show

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Terry Flanagan will not fight again this year after pulling out of his next outing. The Ascots world champion, who holds the WBO lightweight crown, had…

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Mathews: Campbell On Another Level

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) & Matt Bevan (@MBevs68) Derry Mathews believes Luke Campbell will become the most avoided lightweight in Britain and worldwide in the near future. The 32-year-old WBA…

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Mathews-Barroso Agreed, Eyed For November

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Derry Mathews will fight again this year, but it will be later than planned. The likeable Liverpool lightweight will defend his WBA interim crown against mandatory…

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Mathews-Barroso Purse Bid Ordered

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Derry Mathews will have to wait until the outcome of purse bids to see where the resting place for his next outing is. The likeable Liverpool…

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Mathews Out Of Manchester Clash, Will Return In Liverpool

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Derry Mathews will fight in his home city in the autumn. The WBA interim champion is set to face Ismael Barroso, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Sky…