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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

Source Says Crolla Will Face Linares Instead of Barroso

Ismael Barroso (19-0-2, 18 KOs) recently announced himself on the world stage with a devastating fifth round knockout of Kevin Mitchell at London’s O2 Arena. With the victory, the Venezuelan captur...Read More

Hearn on Crolla Offer, Says Mitchell or Barroso is Next

Eddie Hearn has confirmed that an offer is on the table for Anthony Crolla to face the winner of the WBO lightweight title fight between Terry Flanagan and Derry Mathews. Manchester’s Flanagan is s...Read More

Frank Warren Offers Crolla £500,000 For Unification Bout

Frank Warren has one eye on the future, despite making a lightweight world title clash between two of his own fighters. The promoter revealed that he has sent an offer of £500,000 to WBA lightweigh...Read More

Anthony Crolla Welcomes Showdown With Kevin Mitchell

Anthony Crolla would welcome the chance to make the first defence of his WBA world lightweight title against domestic rival Kevin Mitchell. Crolla (30-4-3-KO12) delighted Manchester on Saturday nig...Read More

Crolla, Haskins Beef Up World Champ Count For The UK

ANTHONY CROLLA insists Britain now rules the world in boxing. Britain now boasts a staggering 10 world titles after Crolla claimed the WBA lightweight belt and Lee Haskins was crowned IBF bantamwei...Read More

Photos: Crolla Does It, Drills Perez For WBA Crown

Ten years after Ricky Hatton won his first championship in this very venue and nine years after his own pro debut on site, Anthony Crolla realized his career-long dream of capturing a major title. ...Read More

Crolla Would Love To Unify With Terry Flanagan

Anthony Crolla knocked out Darleys Perez to become WBA world lightweight champion in Manchester. Crolla was denied a world belt in July when his first clash with Perez was declared a draw - the dec...Read More

Perez vs. Crolla II: BoxingScene.com Staff Predictions

In-ring action the first time around was so nice that Darleys Perez and Anthony Crolla have decided to do it twice. The pair of lightweights meet again, four months after their thrilling 12-round ...Read More

Crolla Knocks Out Perez In Five, Wins Lightweight Title

It took four months longer than expected, but Anthony Crolla finally landed a storybook ending to a miraculous ring return. The local favorite needed just a single left hook to the body to wrest t...Read More

Anthony Crolla Expects an Absolute War With Perez

Anthony Crolla is relishing a 'dogfight' as he looks to take Darleys Perez's world title in Saturday's rematch. Crolla (29-4-3-KO11) takes on Colombia's WBA world lightweight champion at the Manche...Read More

Photos: Crolla, Perez on Point For Battle in Manchester

Anthony Crolla weighed in a pound inside the lightweight limit for Saturday's WBA world title rematch with Darleys Perez. With the governing body ordering a second bout in the wake of July's majori...Read More