Tag Archives: Liam Smith


I’m Ready To Fight Anybody: One on One with Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) This week Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan took time to give FirstClassBoxing.com an in-depth look into his desire to continue to fight the best at Junior Middleweight,…


Canelo Takes Home WBO Title with Ninth Round Stoppage over Smith

On Mexican Independence Weekend, Canelo Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) was crowned the new WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion in front of a record breaking crowd of 51,240 roaring fans at…

Watch Canelo/Smith Final Press Conference

Watch the Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez Vs. Liam ‘Beefy’ Smith final press conference here: by


Smith Searching for Upset in Talent-Stacked Light-Middleweight Division

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Britain’s Liam Smith is days away from the biggest fight of his life. On Saturday night he takes on arguably the biggest draw in the post-Mayweather…

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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,…


AT&T Stadium to Host Canelo Vs. Smith for the WBO Super Welterweight Title

AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, will give a big Texas welcome to former two-division world champion Canelo Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) and WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion Liam…


Canelo Alvarez and Liam Smith to Battle for WBO World Title

Known for his power and dominance in the ring, Canelo Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) will look to win his third title in the junior middleweight division when he challenges undefeated…


Who Are Britain’s 10 World Champions?

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Anthony Crolla made sure that Britain is one of the most talent laden islands in world boxing on Saturday. The Manchester lightweight knocked out Darleys Pérez at the…


Smith Turns Down Cotto Sparring, Says Family Comes First

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Liam Smith has turned down the opportunity to spar a world champion after it was revealed that dates wouldn’t match up. The WBO super welterweight champion,…


Smith To Defend WBO Belt In Manchester On Lee-Saunders Card

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Liam Smith has been handed a date for his first world title defence –– less than a week after he won the crown. The 27-year-old Liverpudlian…