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News: Arthur; Mansour; Hughie Fury; Dann; Collins Jr.

Arthur's Gym, based in Rhydyfelin, has been shortlisted in this year's prestigious National Lottery Awards which is broadcast on national television. The National Lottery Awards reward and recognis...Read More

Alex Arthur Decides To Call it a Day, Retire From Boxing

Scottish boxer Alex Arthur has announced his retirement from the sport at the age of 35. The former WBO world super-featherweight and Commonwealth champion confirmed the news to his Twitter followe...Read More

Murray Dares Froch; Nicola Adams Update; Alex Arthur

The original estimate for attendance was 150 people but the response from the local community shocked Arthur’s Gym and there were 300 people through the doors by the end of the night. Arthur said: ...Read More

Alex Arthur: Ricky Burns Need To Have Bigger Fights

Former world champion Alex Arthur believes WBO lightweight king Ricky Burns (35-2, 10KOs) needs bigger fights. He says the previously scheduled matches with Jose Ocampo, and Liam Walsh, were below the...Read More

Woodhouse-Arthur: Coldwell Eager To Seal The Fight

Promoter Dave Coldwell has set the ball rolling in negotiations for a non-title fight between Curtis Woodhouse, the English light-welterweight champion, and Alex Arthur, the former WBO super-featherwe...Read More

Alex Arthur is Hungry To Engage in One Last Title Run

When talking to Alex Arthur I couldn’t help but get an image of the hitchhiker looking to get a lift into the Promised Land. Passers by take a glance, smile and then realise who it is and speed on pas...Read More

Alex Arthur is Proud of Josh Taylor's Olympic Efforts

He may have fallen at the second hurdle during the London 2012 Olympic Games, but former world champion Alex Arthur believes compatriot Josh Taylor should take great pride from his accomplishments. ...Read More

Alex Arthur, Kenny Anderson, Craig McEwan Grab Wins

Alex Arthur (31-3, 21KOs), Kenny Anderson (16-1, 12KOs) and Craig McEwan (20-2, 10KOs) pleased the home crowd at the Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh with victories that move each of the trio clo...Read More

Alex Arthur Takes a Pass on Burns, Moving Up To 140

Alex Arthur has confirmed that he is not seeking a rematch with fellow Scotsman and newly crowned WBO interim lightweight champion Ricky Burns and will now officially move up to the light-welterweight...Read More

Alex Arthur, Kenny Anderson, McIntyre Win Bouts

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland - Former WBO super featherweight champion Alex Arthur (30-3, 21KOs) stopped Aleksander Vakhtangashvili (8-4-1) in the fourth round of a one-sided contest....Read More

Ricky Burns, Alex Arthur Dispute Continues To Build

Alex Arthur has come out to defend himself in the wake of claims by WBO super-featherweight champion Ricky Burns and trainer Billy Nelson that Arthur was supporting Englishman Nicky Cook at the Echo A...Read More

Alex Arthur Eyes Grudge Rematch With Ricky Burns

Former WBO super-featherweight champion Alex Arthur says he wants a rematch with Ricky Burns....Read More