Articles by author: Terence Dooley(1975 results)

British and English Title News: Askin vs. Okolie Sent To Bids

The BBBoC recently met to match various British and English title fights, with some interesting match-ups sent out to purse bids. Most notably, cruiserweight holder Matty Askin has been ordered to de...Read More

Team Ward Blasts "Dirty Fighter" Dickens Ahead of Rematch

Martin Ward’s team have stoked up the heat ahead of his rematch with Jazza Dickens by claiming the the Liverpool-based boxer is a dirty fighter. The two boxers contest the vacant British Super bantamw...Read More

Callum Smith: I Want To Prove I'm The Best in The World at 168!

Liverpool’s Callum Smith (24-0, 17 KOs) believes that he is the best Super middleweight in the world and hopes to prove it against London-based WBA World titlist George Groves (28-3, 20 early) when th...Read More

Peter Fury: Bellew Had Haye's Number, Give Him His Credit!

Peter Fury knows a thing or two about heavyweights and heavyweight boxing; the trainer took his nephew, Tyson, to the pinnacle of the division with a win over Wlad Klitschko in 2015 and believes that ...Read More

McCrory Hopes To Take Dehydration Issue To WBC Convention

Former IBF cruiserweight titlist Glenn McCrory has revealed that he felt close to death while making weight for a world title defence in the hope of once again highlighting the dangers of cutting weig...Read More

Westgarth's Family Unveil Commemorative Seat in Hometown

It has been almost five months since Scott Westgarth passed away after collapsing following his upset decision win over Dec Spelman at the Doncaster Dome in February and the former fighter has been co...Read More

Unbeaten Prospect Forced To Retire After Routine Brain Scan

Undefeated prospect Ben Butler has been forced to retire from boxing after the BBBoC withdrew his licence following a brain scan. The check-up revealed that the 26-year-old would be risking his life ...Read More

Peter Fury: Hughie Will Have To Go The Mandatory Route Again!

Peter Fury watched his son, Hughie (21-1, 11 KOs), demolish Norwich’s Sam Sexton in five rounds to win the British heavyweight title in Bolton in May in what he believes was the perfect comeback perfo...Read More

McDermott: Medical Scan Mistake Almost Cost Me My Life!

Dudley’s Darren McDermott (17-2-1, 9 KOs) faced a fight to return to full health at the end of his boxing career after picking up a brain bleed while sparring in 2010 yet the former English middleweig...Read More

Martin Ward Out For Revenge Against Jazza Dickens

West Rainton-based Martin Ward (26-4-1, 5 KOs) meets Jazza Dickens (23-3, 8 early) for the second time when they contest the vacant British Super bantamweight title at the Rainton Meadows Arena on Jul...Read More

Lawrence Osueke, Amateur Standout, Aims To Kick-Start Career

Newcastle’s Lawrence Osueke has signed up with North East-based promoter Steve Wraith in a bid to ignite his professional career. The 30-year-old former England International has racked up four wins ...Read More

Catterall Believes He Can Get Hooker Revenge For Flanagan

Chorley’s Jack Catterall (22-0, 12 KOs) beat Tyrone McKenna on points to retain the WBO's Inter-Continental light-welterweight title in Belfast last Saturday night and the 25-year-old believes that he...Read More

McGuigans Believe WBSS Will Make Josh Taylor a Bigger Star

The McGuigans, promoter Barry and trainer Shane, believe that their man Josh Taylor (13-0, 11 KOs) can not only win the forthcoming Second Series of the WBSS but they also feel that the tournament wil...Read More

Michael Conlan Hopes For "Huge" Stadium Fight in Belfast

Belfast’s Michael Conlan (8-0, 5 KOs) made a successful return to the city by beating Adielson Dos Santos by decision on Saturday night — his first fight on home soil as a professional — and the 26-ye...Read More

Lewis Benson believes he is taking reasoned risk in Coyle fight

Edinburgh’s Lewis Benson has decided to take a risk by putting his perfect, 10-0 (2 KOs), record on the line later this month when the Commonwealth Games 2014 participant meets fellow undisputed prosp...Read More

McKenna Believes Jack Catterall Fight is His Chance To Shine

Tyrone McKenna (16-0-1, 6 KOs) has revealed that he did not have to think twice when offered an outing against fellow undefeated prospect Jack Catterall (21-0, 20 KOs) at the SSE Arena, Belfast on Jun...Read More

Ricky Burns is Ready To Go Again at Lightweight

Ricky Burns (41-7-1, 14 KOs) makes his return to the ring when he meets the ever-reliable TBA on June 16 at Newcastle’s Metro Arena in fight number 50 and his manager, Alex Morrison, believes that his...Read More

Maurice Hooker: I Might Knock Terry Flanagan Out in a Round!

With all the furore surrounding Tyson Fury’s return to the ring on Saturday night it is easy to forget that the show’s official headlining act at the Manchester Arena is the vacant WBO light-welterwei...Read More

Warren: Joshua and Wilder Won't Be Able To Touch Tyson Fury!

Frank Warren promotes Tyson Fury’s return to the ring at the Manchester Arena this Saturday night and the promoter has admitted that he was unsure if we would ever see the former heavyweight world tit...Read More

John Fury: My Son Has Shown, There is a Way Out of Depression

“Gypsy” John Fury is firmly in his son Tyson’s corner ahead of his return to action against Sefer Seferi at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night yet the 54-year-old former pro believes there is much...Read More