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Warren Shocked With Bellew's Position on BoxNation

By Edward Chaykovsky

Promoter Frank Warren was shocked to read Tony Bellew's position regarding his furture fights being presented on BoxNation. In an article which appeared earlier today on BoxingScene.com, Bellew told Terry Dooley that he wants gain further exposure by fighting on a network like Sky Sports, because he believes BoxNation won't give him enough exposure to further his career.

Warren, who holds a financial stake in BoxNation, says the channel is growing in popularity and they plan to continue their efforts in securing the biggest fights possible for the British fight fans.

Warren revealed that Nathan Cleverly will likely defend his WBO light heavyweight title in the first week on July. If the WBO doesn't order a mandatory, then Warren will explore a possible rematch between Cleverly and Bellew. Warren has spoken to Cleverly about the rematch and plans to sit down with Bellew in the coming weeks to go over his career options.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Uns on 05-03-2012

Well Cleverly said Bellew had to work his way up and Bellew has said what he feels. Whether Frank promotes Bellew or not, Bellew has a choice on who he fights and what channel. Frank will push it and say…

Comment by Fish_Scotland on 05-03-2012

[QUOTE=Fish_Scotland;12061214]Exposure is what boxing needs. A handful of subscribers and production that that verges on laughable. The idea is great but it falls short in so many ways. No HD either. Having to listen to the overly aggressive Steve Bunce…

Comment by komodo on 04-30-2012

[QUOTE=Fish_Scotland;12062051]That's one of my issues with it. I agree with what your saying there. If someone like me, an avid boxing fan is put of by the presentation how on earth how on earth do they expect to reach 100k…

Comment by Fish_Scotland on 04-30-2012

[QUOTE=NoLove;12061354]Boxnation is so unprofesional. Onh saturday some fan just jumped over and grabbed Richard Keys. [B]Its just basically a bunch of guys from east london telling old boxing stories from the past. Honestly cant watch the pundits[/B].[/QUOTE] That's one of…

Comment by komodo on 04-30-2012

[QUOTE=NoLove;12061829]I used to like him on Setanta but now he pisses me off. He seems to think because everyone loved his style to go further with it and now he just comes across as annoying. And Paul Smith commentating? Could…

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