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Crolla Responds To Flanagan: Talks Burns Fight, Ritson, Future

Last week WBO Lightweight champion told Boxing Scene that he didn't give a f*** about Anthony Crolla and a fight against his Mancunian rival. Such phrases were bound to get back to the former WBA titl...Read More

Flanagan: I Don't Give a F*** About Crolla, I Want a Unification!

The period of frustration in Terry Flanagan's career continues... The WBO Lightweight champion, who may return in December but is still waiting on a confirmed date, is desperate for a unification figh...Read More

Ricky Burns: Let's Sort Crolla Rematch, I Thought I Did Enough

Ricky Burns has insisted that he deserves a rematch following his latest defeat. The Scotsman dropped a decision at the hands of lightweight rival Anthony Crolla last weekend at Manchester Arena. The ...Read More

Staying Positive: Burns, Crolla, Downes and LaMotta

Staying Positive: Burns, Crolla, Downes and LaMotta

By Tris Dixon - Nice guys don’t always finish last, but neither do the bad guys. Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns shared 12 quality rounds in Manchester on Saturday, in a bout that will be remembered fo...Read More

Anthony Crolla Decisions Ricky Burns in Crossroads Battle

Manchester Arena, Manchester, England - In a crossroads battle of former world champions, former lightweight beltholder Anthony Crolla (32-6-3, 13 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over forme...Read More

Anthony Crolla vs. Ricky Burns: Something For The Locals

No matter the quality of a fight, location often makes the difference in whether there is an event at hand or not. On Saturday, a pair of former lightweight titlists will lock horns in Manchester and ...Read More

Luke Campbell: I'm Willing to Fight the Burns-Crolla Winner

Luke Campbell understandably wants an immediate rematch with Jorge Linares. Campbell came back from a second-round knockdown to make their September 23 fight very competitive in Inglewood, California....Read More

Crolla Will Use Manchester Pride as Boost To Overcome Burns

Anthony Crolla will be wearing the Manchester bee with pride on what promises to be an emotional night when he faces Ricky Burns this weekend. Saturday's all-British lightweight bout at Manchester Are...Read More

Ricky Burns: I'm Confident of Beating Anthony Crolla

Ricky Burns believes he can become a World champion once again and wants to prove there’s plenty of chapters to write in his story as he meets Anthony Crolla at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night,...Read More

Anthony Crolla: Two Linares Losses Made Me a Better Fighter

As disappointing as it was to lose back-to-back bouts to Jorge Linares, Anthony Crolla is confident what he learned during those two defeats will help him beat Ricky Burns on Saturday night. “I believ...Read More

News: Rising Stars Card, Burns-Crolla Update, Dimash Niyazov

On October 5, New Haveners Nate Green (9-0, 2 KOs) and Josh Crespo (7-5-3, 3 KOs) will face-off in an eight-round rematch on the highly anticipated third installment of Mohegan Sun's Rising Stars Boxi...Read More

Crolla: The Winner of Me, Burns is Almost Guaranteed Title Shot

Anthony Crolla has no doubt he and Ricky Burns will deliver a better fight when they meet on October 7 than they would have done at any time in the past. A contest that has seemed close to happening o...Read More

Anthony Crolla vs. Ricky Burns Finalized For October 7

Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns will clash in a must-win Lightweight battle at the Manchester Arena on October 7, live on Sky Sports. The former World champions will be looking for a huge win to get ba...Read More

Crolla: Ricky Burns Bout Could Spell Retirement For The Loser

Anthony Crolla is really motivated to get in the ring with fellow former world champion Ricky Burns, but he admits the contest could spell retirement for the loser. The winner could find himself a ste...Read More

Ricky Burns vs. Anthony Crolla Targeted For October Date

According to a report on STV, a battle of former world champions is close to being made - with Ricky Burns taking on Anthony Crolla in an all-British bout later this year. Burns, the first Scottish bo...Read More

Frank Warren on Flanagan-Crolla Status, Anthony Yarde Return

In an interview last weekend, I am told that Eddie Hearn finally raised the possibility of a Manchester derby dust-up between Terry Flanagan and Anthony Crolla, saying he had ‘reached out’ to us over ...Read More

Frank Warren: 1 Mill For Crolla To Face Flanagan, is Hearn Joking?

Much as it was a scrap we were extremely keen to put on for the British fight fans, it looks like the Manchester lightweight derby between Terry Flanagan and Anthony Crolla has gone by the board – for...Read More

Warren: Forget Flanagan-Crolla, Let’s Make Flanagan-Linares

Now that Jorge Linares has beaten Anthony Crolla so easily in their rematch, promoter Frank Warren isn’t all that interested in making a Crolla-Terry Flanagan fight. It makes much more sense to Warren...Read More

Hearn: Crolla Should Get at Least 1 Million For Flanagan Bout

ANTHONY CROLLA will demand at least £1m to fight Terry Flanagan in an all-Manchester clash despite his world title setback. The Manchester lightweight came up short again against Jorge Linares as he t...Read More

Jorge Linares vs. Anthony Crolla II: Post-Fight Report Card

History says when facing exceptional talents, one’s best chance to defeat them often comes the first time around. Jose Luis Castillo and Marcos Maidana came much closer to defeating Floyd Mayweather t...Read More