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Josh Taylor: The Next Step Could Be Anthony Yigit, Euro Title

Two weeks ago, Josh Taylor took a huge step closer to a world title shot with a ninth-round stoppage of former world champion Miguel Vazquez at the Royal Highland Centre in Ingliston. The 26-year-old ...Read More

McGuigan: Josh Taylor Made 'Huge Statement' With KO of Vazquez

Josh Taylor's "spectacular" stoppage win over Miguel Vazquez on Saturday night will make the boxing world take notice, according to promoter Barry McGuigan. The 26-year-old from Prestonpans extended h...Read More

Josh Taylor Knocks Out Miguel Vazquez in Ninth Round

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh - In a battle for the WBC silver super lightweight world title, Josh Taylor (11-0, 10 KOs) knocked out former world champion Miguel Vazquez (39-6, 15 KOs) in the ninth...Read More

Miguel Vazquez Very Confident as Josh Taylor Clash Approaches

Mexico's Miguel "Titere" Vazquez, who's on the lookout for an opportunity to contest for the WBC super lightweight belt, takes his next significant step on November 11, when he faces unbeaten fighter...Read More

Josh Taylor Believes Ricky Burns Fight is No Longer Viable

Prestonpans' Josh Taylor (10-0, 9 KOs) has all but given up on the possibility of an all-Scotland showdown with former two-weight, two-time world titlist Ricky Burns following his Coatbridge-based riv...Read More

Josh Taylor Not Interested In Fight With Ricky Burns

Rising super welterweight star Josh Taylor says he has no interest in an all-Scottish showdown with former three-weight world champion Ricky Burns. Taylor (10-0, 9 KOs) and Burns (41-6-1, 14 KOs) both...Read More

Josh Taylor May Get To World Title Within a Year, Says McGuigan

Barry McGuigan believes Josh Taylor is on a path to glory that will see him realise his dream of winning a world title within the next 12 months. The Cyclone Promotions chief has lined up former world...Read More

Josh Taylor vs. Miguel Vazquez on November 11 in Edinburgh

Cyclone Promotions have confirmed that Josh Taylor (10-0, 9 KOs) will meet a former world titlist when he fights Miguel Vazquez (39-5, 15 early) at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh on November 11....Read More

Ohara Davies Blasts Fans Who Lost Money on His Loss to Taylor

Ohara Davies is tired of disgruntled fans harassing him in the aftermath of his technical knockout loss to Josh Taylor earlier this month. Davies told The Sun for a story that was posted on the London...Read More

Ohara Davies: I Didn't Quit With Josh Taylor, I Couldn't Breathe

This past weekend in Glasgow, Ohara Davies (15-1, 12 KOs) suffered his first career defeat when he was stopped in the seventh round in a high stakes fight with rising junior welterweight star Josh Tay...Read More

McGuigan: Josh Taylor vs. Ricky Burns Winner Can Fight For Title

Josh Taylor and his handlers want an all-Scottish showdown with Ricky Burns. The undefeated Taylor called out Burns following his impressive seventh-round stoppage of previously unbeaten British prosp...Read More

Josh Taylor: Burns Should Do For Me What Arthur Did For Him

Josh Taylor reckons Edinburgh Castle would be the perfect venue for his attempt to dethrone Ricky Burns as the king of Scottish boxing. The Prestonpans puncher landed the biggest win of his short 10-f...Read More

Josh Taylor Targets Ricky Burns: It Would Be a Great Fight

Josh Taylor has set his sights on an all-Scottish showdown with Ricky Burns after producing the biggest win of his career so far against Ohara Davies at Glasgow's Braehead Arena. The Prestonpans super...Read More

Josh Taylor: Ohara Davies is an Assh*le, No Shaking Hands After!

Josh Taylor plans to let his fists do the talking after refusing to enter into a fresh verbal spat with Saturday's opponent Ohara Davies. The two unbeaten fighters square off at Braehead Arena on Satu...Read More

Josh Taylor Details The Lessons Learned From Carl Frampton

JOSH TAYLOR saw Carl Frampton’s face on the side of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas – now he aims to become a star on the Strip. The Scottish light-welterweight fighter defends his Commonwealth crown again...Read More

Ohara Davies: Josh Taylor is a Bum, McGuigan is a Bum Too!

Ohara Davies (15-0, 12 KOs) has promised to hand down a beating in dramatic fashion when he steps in the ring with Josh Taylor (9-0, 8 KOs) on Saturday night at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow, Scotland...Read More

Josh Taylor Aims To Batter Ohara Davies, Shut His Mouth

JOSH TAYLOR compared Ohara Davies to an onion - but won’t let his bitter rival leave him in tears. The Scottish light-welterweight, regarded as one of Britain’s best prospects, takes on London-born Da...Read More

Carl Frampton Tabs Josh Taylor as Top Fighter, Future Superstar

Former two division world champion Carl Frampton views his stablemate Josh Taylor as a future superstar. He believes Taylor will become Scotland's finest boxer since Ken Buchanan. Frampton and Taylor ...Read More

Davies is Very Dangerous Opponent For Taylor, Says McGuigan

Josh Taylor's abilities will be tested to their limits by Ohara Davies at Braehead Arena on July 8, according to the Scot's manager Barry McGuigan. The Irishman may not have a lot of time for the Lond...Read More

McGuigan: Ohara Davies Only Has Puncher's Chance With Taylor

Ohara Davies will discover to his cost that Josh Taylor has got all the tools when they clash at Braehead Arena on July 8, according to the Scot's trainer Shane McGuigan. Both boxers are unbeaten with...Read More