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Crolla on Barroso: I Have The Fear of One Punch Taking Me Out

Anthony Crolla says he's ready for the toughest fight of his career against Ismael Barroso in Manchester next weekend. Crolla is back in his hometown on May 7, live on Sky Sports, to make the first de...Read More

Paul Smith Return Set For Crolla-Barroso Card

Paul Smith has had his return date and opponent confirmed. The Liverpool super middleweight, who was set to return earlier this month in his home city before withdrawing due to what was described as a...Read More

Crolla Motivated By The Danger Involved in Barroso Title Defense

Anthony Crolla is happy to be the underdog against the 'most avoided lightweight in the world' because it will bring the best out of him. The WBA world lightweight champion makes his first defence aga...Read More

Crolla: Once I'm Through Barroso, Flanagan at The Top of My List

ANTHONY CROLLA believes it would have been morally wrong to give up his WBA lightweight title for a clash with local rival Terry Flanagan. The Manchester man puts his WBA strap on the line against ...Read More

Crolla: I'd Be a Fraud if I Vacated and Avoided Ismael Barroso

WBA World lightweight holder Anthony "Million Dollar" Crolla (30-4-3, 12 KOs) and mandatory challenger Ismael Barroso (19-0-2, 18 early) came face-to-face today in Manchester to formally unveil their ...Read More

Frank Warren To Target Terry Flanagan vs. Jorge Linares

Promoter Frank Warren was hoping to put together a big unification fight between WBO lightweight champion Terry Flanagan and WBA champion Anthony Crolla. ...Read More

Crolla vs. Barroso Officially Set, May 7 In Manchester

Anthony Crolla will make the first defense of his lightweight title versus mandatory challenger Ismael Barrosso. Matchroom Boxing, Crolla's promoter formally announced the fight as officially set for ...Read More

Warren Reveals Crolla Offer For Flanagan-Mathews Winner

Frank Warren used today’s final presser between Manchester’s WBO lightweight holder Terry Flanagan (29-0, 12 early) and Liverpool’s Derry Mathews (38-9-2, 20 KOs) to reveal that he has made an offer t...Read More

Flanagan Hopes To Get Crolla, Linares, Barthelemy in The Ring

TERRY FLANAGAN says he will turn his attention to old school pal Anthony Crolla after dealing with Derry Mathews. Manchester's?WBO world lightweight champ makes his second defence against local her...Read More

Anthony Crolla Back Scott Quigg To Spark Carl Frampton Out

Anthony Crolla has backed gym and stable-mate Scott Quigg to KO Carl Frampton MBE in their World Super-Bantamweight title unification blockbuster at the sold-out Manchester Arena tomorrow night (Febru...Read More

Crolla-Barroso Clash Likely For May 7 In Manchester

Anthony Crolla is set for a spring return to the ring. The Manchester lightweight world champion, who holds the WBA crown at the weight, looks set to defend the title against his mandatory challeng...Read More

Anthony Crolla-Ismael Barroso Showdown Looms For April

Recently the WBA ordered negotiations to take place between the camps of Anthony Crolla (30-4-3, 12KOs), who holds their lightweight belt, and Ismael Barroso (19-0-2, 18KOs), who has an interim versio...Read More

Maicelo Wants A Shot At WBA Lightweight Champion Crolla

A year after losing his first world title fight, lightweight contender Jonathan Maicelo hopes Anthony Crolla gives him a second chance. The native Peruvian has won both bouts since Darleys Perez be...Read More

British News Roundup: Mayweather KO'd by Bristol's Feminists?

Floyd Mayweather Junior (49-0, 26 stoppages) retired with an unbeaten record last year, but a group of feminists in the city of Bristol claim to have KO’d his proposed speaking event following a serie...Read More

Anthony Crolla Must Face Ismael Barroso By April 12, Says WBA

Hard-hitting Ismael Barroso (19-0-2, 18KOs) captured the WBA interim lightweight title on December 12th in London, England by stopping Kevin Mitchell in five rounds. The 'regular' version of that belt...Read More

Crolla Picks Flanagan To KO Mathews, Breaks Down Reasons

Manchester’s WBA World Lightweight champion Anthony Crolla is excited at the prospect of facing the winner of Terry Flanagan and Derry Mathews in a massive all British unification showdown....Read More

Crolla Back in March or April, Says Good Chance Barroso is Foe

WBA lightweight champion Anthony Crolla has informed BoxingScene.com that his next fight will come in either March or April. ...Read More

Warren Will Still Pursue Crolla For Flanagan-Mathews Winner

ANTHONY CROLLA will be offered £500,000 to defend his WBA lightweight title against the winner of Terry Flanagan v Derry Mathews. WBO champion Flanagan and Mathews face each other on February 13 in...Read More

Crolla's Title Winning Punch Influenced By Hatton's Work

ANTHONY CROLLA got it right when he claimed Ricky Hatton would have been proud of the body shot that earned him the WBA lightweight crown. On November 21st of last year, the Manchester fighter stop...Read More

Crolla's Coach: We Can Beat Barroso, Saw A lot of Flaws

WBA lightweight champion Anthony Crolla (30-4-3, 12KOs) is already getting mentally prepared for his first title defense in the first few months of 2016. ...Read More