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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

Frank Warren on Saunders-Kurtsidze vs. Taylor-Davies TV Clash

I was told a couple of weeks ago about an interview with my Matchroom counterpart Eddie Hearn and – while you might be surprised to read this – I actually agreed with what he said. Hearn was being que...Read More

Ohara Davies Embraces 'Real Challenge' of Josh Taylor Clash

Ohara Davies is glad to be facing the biggest test of his career in Josh Taylor. There is no love lost between the two unbeaten boxers who meet at Braehead Arena on July 8 in a show named 'Bad Blood'....Read More

Josh Taylor vs. Ohara Davies Deal Reached, July 8 in Glasgow

After months of talking trash, a deal has been reached where junior welterweight rivals Ohara Davies (15-0, 12 KOs) and Josh Taylor (9-0, 8 KOs) will collide on July 8th at the Braehead Arena in Glasg...Read More

Ricky Burns: Forget Josh Taylor, He Won't Even Beat Ohara Davies

Ricky Burns has told Josh Taylor to forget about fighting him as he plans his return from his super-lightweight unification defeat to Julius Indongo on Saturday night. The 34-year-old had put his WBA ...Read More

Josh Taylor Impressed With Recent Win, Expects a Big Future

Josh Taylor believes he issued a "good statement" of intent with an impressive first defence of his Commonwealth super-lightweight title against Warren Joubert on Friday night. The 26-year-old from Pr...Read More

Josh Taylor Overcomes Cut, Stops Warren Joubert In Six

Josh Taylor got yet another stoppage as he continued unbeaten. The Edinburgh super-lightweight enhanced his reputation with a sixth-round ending of Warren Joubert. Taylor, who is now 9-0 with eight ea...Read More

Josh Taylor To Return, Defend Commonwealth Belt On March 24

Josh Taylor will return to the ring next month. The Commonwealth super-lightweight champion was last in action over eight rounds in Las Vegas. Taylor (9-0, 7 KOs) strode to a points decision at the MG...Read More

Josh Taylor Goes The Distance, Decisions Alfonso Olvera

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - 2012 Olympian Josh Taylor (8-0, 7 KOs) went the distance for the first time in his career, with an eight round unanimous decision over tough as nails Alfonso Olvera (8-3-1, 3 KO...Read More

Josh Taylor vs. Alfonso Olvera Will Now Open Showtime Extreme

LAS VEGAS – Saturday night’s scheduled eight-round super lightweight matchup between Josh Taylor and Alfonso Olvera will air as the opening bout on SHOWTIME EXTREME at 8 p.m. ET/PT preceding the David...Read More

Photos: Frampton-Santa Cruz, Zlaticanin-Garcia - Final Presser

LAS VEGAS - Undefeated featherweight world champion Carl Frampton and former three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they enter the...Read More

Selby vs. Barros Will Headline Showtime Extreme Card

A winner of 19 in a row, featherweight world champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8 KOs) will fight for the second time in the United States when he battles former world champion Jonathan Victor Barros (41-4-1, ...Read More

Josh Taylor Added To Carl Frampton vs. Leo Santa Cruz II Card

Josh Taylor will return to the ring next month. The Commonwealth super-lightweight champion, who took out Dave Ryan inside five rounds back in October to land the vacant belt, exclusively live on Chan...Read More

Josh Taylor Continues To Rise By Drilling Dave Ryan in Edinburgh

Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom - Josh Taylor 10st - 6-0, 6KOs vs. Dave Ryan 9'13- 17-9, 4KOs - As expected a cagey opening in the red hot furnace of Edinburgh's Meadowba...Read More

Joshua Taylor Tabbed To Become World Champion By McGuigan

JOSH TAYLOR is a special talent destined to become a world champion. That is the view of his promoter and former WBA featherweight title holder Barry McGuigan. Scot puncher Taylor, 25, takes on Dave R...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Frampton LIVE Results From Barclays

Junior welterweight Min-Wook Kim had “Snyper” on his trunks, which was fitting as he dropped Louis Cruz with a single shot — and then did the same thing two more times to finish Cruz off. Each knockdo...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Frampton: Josh Taylor, Conrad Cummings Added

Josh Taylor and Conrad Cummings will box Stateside next month. The Cyclone Promotions-promoted duo, who campaign at super-lightweight and middleweight respectively, will return to the ring on July 30....Read More