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McCloskey Backs Frampton: He Will Have Too Much For Quigg

Retired EBU/British champion Paul McCloskey is convinced Carl Frampton will do a job on Scott Quigg when they collide in Manchester on February 27th. Frampton (21-0, 14KOs) and Quigg (31-0-2, 23KOs) w...Read More

Paul McCloskey Has No Regrets in Retirement

Paul McCloskey has revealed his disappointment at failing to land a world title after announcing his retirement. The 35-year-old Dungiven man has called time on his career after 27 fights, includin...Read More

News: Solis-Thompson, Clottey-Mundine, McCloskey

Heavyweight contender Odlanier Solis arrived in Istanbul (Turkey). The 2004 Olympic gold medalist will face US veteran Tony "Tiger" Thompson on March 22nd in Tekirdag. It is the clash of two former Kl...Read More

Paul McCloskey-Bradley Saunders Set For March 29th

A big announcement has been made today at a press conference in Newcastle – Bradley Saunders is to take on Paul McCloskey on Saturday 29th March. The contest is set to be staged at Metro Radio Aren...Read More

Ryan's Trainer Says Jab Was Key in McCloskey Upset

Derby's Dave "Rocky" Ryan, seemed as stunned as Paul "Dudey" McCloskey when referee Steve Gray turned in a 77-75 scorecard in Ryan's favour to hand the Northern Irish boxer an upset loss in their eigh...Read More

Stuart Hall Beats Malinga To Capture IBF Belt: Gavin Wins

First Direct Arena, Leeds - Fighting the fight of his life, IBF #4 bantamweight Stuart Hall (16-2-1, 7 KOs) seized the vacant IBF bantamweight title after a close but a well-earned unanimous decision ...Read More

McCloskey Laughs: Mayweather vs. Khan - What a Joke!

Junior welterweight contender Paul McCloskey has attacked the recent reports where Amir Khan is discussing the possibility of fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the near future. McCloskey lost a six rou...Read More

Paul McCloskey Parts Ways With John Breen Via Text

Paul McCloskey will have a new trainer when he returns to the ring in the New Year after dumping long-time handler John Breen - via text. 'Dudey' has spent the last eight years with Breen, who guided ...Read More

Frampton Back on McCloskey Bill, Martinez Ruled Out

A few days ago on BoxingScene.com, it was reported that middleweight champion Sergio Martinez won the EBU's purse bid for the mandatory fight between champion Kiko Martinez and challenger Carl Frampto...Read More

Khan vs. McCloskey in Talks For December Rematch?

According to BBC Sport, Paul McCloskey is being linked with a possible rematch with Amir Khan following contacts between the respective fighters' managements. McCloskey's manager Francie McNicholl sta...Read More

Paul McCloskey: If I'm at My Best, I Can Beat Anybody!

On Saturday night, Paul McCloskey (24-2, 12KOs) got back on the winning trail with a convincing decision victory over American journeyman Manuel Perez in Belfast. The man from Dungiven suffered a shoc...Read More

Carl Frampton Beats Down Molitor, McCloskey Wins

Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland - Junior welterweight contender Paul McCloskey (24-2, 12KOs) dominated WBA #8 Manuel Perez (18-8-1, 4KOs) over twelve rounds to win a unanimous decision and ca...Read More

Photos: Frampton-Molitor, McCloskey-Perez Face To Face

Frampton and Molitor set for Judgement Day. Jackal eyes World title while Molitor says defeat could be the end – McCloskey gets WBA Inter-Continental shot Carl Frampton and Steve Molitor went head-...Read More

Paul McCloskey's Career at Stake: I Have To Win Here

Paul McCloskey says he has to beat Manuel Perez on Betfair’s ‘Judgement Day’ bill at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on Saturday September 22 live on Sky Sports, to keep his World light welterweight titl...Read More

McCloskey vs Perez; Buglioni Update; Whittaker News

Paul McCloskey will fight Manuel Perez at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on September 22, live on Sky Sports. McCloskey is aiming to get back on track after his defeat to DeMarcus Corley in May and a...Read More

Paul McCloskey Gutted: This is a Massive Setback For Me

Northern Ireland's Paul McCloskey's hopes of a world light welterweight title fight suffered a major blow on Saturday night after he was stopped in the 10th round by American veteran DeMarcus Corley. ...Read More

Corley Stops McCloskey in a Shocker, Prizefighter Results

The first quarterfinal of the Irish middleweight Prizefighter series turned into a bloody brawl between WBA #11 ranked 160lber Anthony Fitzgerald and former amateur standout Eamonn O'Kane. Fitzgerald ...Read More

Corley: McCloskey Won't Last Twelve, Then I Want Garcia

DeMarcus “Chop Chop” Corley still wants another run at the top — and he’s willing to make that run either in the junior welterweight division in which he’s campaigned throughout his career, or one div...Read More

Warren on Groves; McCloskey on Marquez; Crolla News

George Groves has withdrawn from his WBO World Super-Middleweight title fight against champion Robert Stieglitz due to an injury sustained in his Cyprus training camp. ...Read More

Juan Manuel Marquez - McCloskey Named as Possible Foe

According to promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions, WBO interim-junior welterweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez (54-6-1, 39KOs) has advised him that his preference is to fight a lefty on Jul...Read More