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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

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