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Liam Smith Gutted, Forced To Withdraw From Sadam Ali Fight

An illness has forced Liam Smith to postpone his WBO Super-Welterweight World Title challenge against Sadam Ali, scheduled for May 12th at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York....Read More

Liam Williams Hopes Smith Beats Sadam Ali To Set Up Trilogy

Former British and Commonwealth light-middleweight champion Liam Williams is aiming to fight for world honours within a year after signing up with MTK Global. Welshman Williams (17-2-1-KO12) was edged...Read More

Joe Gallagher Calls For More Unannounced Drug Tests All Year

After the recent news that Canelo Alvarez tested positive for banned drug clenbuterol, trainer Joe Gallagher has argued why boxing needs to introduce stricter testing. Gallagher was speaking about Lia...Read More

Sadam Ali Disappointed First Defense Isn't at MSG or Barclays

The most magnificent night of Sadam Ali’s boxing life took place right where any New York kid would’ve dreamed it would happen. The Brooklyn native upset Miguel Cotto at Madison Square Garden, the fam...Read More

Liam: When I Beat Ali For WBO Belt - Khan, Brook Will Want Me

Liam Smith believes beating Sadam Ali will put him "back at the top of the tree", ahead of Amir Khan and Kell Brook. On May 12th, Smith travels to Verona, New York, to face the WBO World Super-Welterw...Read More

Liam Smith: There is No Way Ali Beats Even a 75% Version of Cotto

Liam Smith has extra motivation to regain the world title against Sadam Ali with the knowledge a host of Americans are queueing up for unification clashes and domestic rivals Kell Brook and Amir Khan ...Read More

Liam Smith: I Think Ali Might Be Tougher Fight Than Miguel Cotto

Liam Smith has the chance to reclaim his old World Title on May 12th, and admits he'll have to be at his best to beat Sadam Ali. Last November, 'Beefy' outpointed Liam Williams to put an end to the fi...Read More

Sadam Ali vs. Liam Smith Finalized For May 12, Turning Stone

Sadam "World Kid" Ali (26-1, 14 KOs) will defend his WBO Junior Middleweight World Championship against hard-hitting former world champion and No.1 contender Liam “Beefy” Smith (26-1-1, 14 KOs) in a 1...Read More

Frank Warren Talks Sadam Ali vs. Liam Smith Showdown

LIAM SMITH is close to his shot at WBO light-welterweight champion Sadam Ali and it’s a chance he deserves. The Liverpool fighter had the WBO belt until he bravely put it on the line against Saul ‘Can...Read More

Liam Smith Agrees Terms To Travel For Sadam Ali Title Challenge

Liam Smith looks set to travel for his next fight after his promoter revealed that terms have been agreed. The former WBO super-welterweight world champion will challenge for his former title against ...Read More