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Paul McCloskey Could Open Title Door With Corley Win

DeMarcus 'Chop Chop' Corley has replaced Julio Diaz as Paul McCloskey's opponent in Belfast on May 5 - and the winner could land a shot at the WBC light-welterweight title. ...Read More

UK News: Lonsdale-Hennessy; McCloskey-Corley, More

Belfast - Iconic British boxing brand Lonsdale has teamed up with leading boxing promoters Hennessy Sports to sponsor the next live Saturday night boxing show on Channel 5. Hennessy Sports impressive ...Read More

McCloskey-Diaz; BoxNation TV Update; Stephen Simmons

Paul McCloskey, Martin Lindsay and the line-up for the Betfair Prizefighter all-Irish Middleweights are ready for their huge night at the King’s Hall in Belfast on May 5 – and promoter Eddie Hearn sai...Read More

Paul McCloskey-Julio Diaz Showdown in Play For May 5th

Junior welterweight Paul McCloskey (23-1, 12KOs) is going to fight former world champion Julio Diaz on the 5th of May. McCloskey's manager Francie McNicholl said the venue needs be to confirmed, but K...Read More

McCloskey vs Woodhouse Showdown Heading To April

Curtis Woodhouse has been handed a potential path to world glory after being matched with Paul McCloskey. ...Read More

Paul McCloskey Targets Ring Return in February or March

Junior welterweight contender Paul McCloskey (23-1, 12 KOs) is currently negotiating a deal to return to the ring in late February or early March of next year. The boxer last appeared in September, wi...Read More

Hearn: Next Time McCloskey Destroys "Fraud" Khan

Promoter Barry Hearn is still bitter with Paul McCloskey's technical decision loss to WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir Khan. Khan won a six round decision over McCloskey in April. The fight w...Read More

Maidana Jabs Khan-Peterson: Eyes Bradley, McCloskey

In a fight that got a bit unnoticed, WBA interim-junior welterweight Marcos Maidana successfully defended his title in his native Buenos Aires, Argentina on September 23rd with a 4th round knockout ov...Read More

Marcos Maidana: If No Erik Morales, I'll Do McCloskey

WBA "regular" junior welterweight champion Marcos "El Chino" Maidana is ready for all comers. Maidana would like to return in December, but the struggle to secure an opponent may possibly push his ret...Read More

UK News: Maidana-McCloskey, Crolla, Fury vs Klitschkos

ANTHONY CROLLA will achieve a lifetime ambition when he boxes at the MGM Grand Garden, Las Vegas on Saturday night (Sept 17). Manchester’s British lightweight champion boxes a non-title eight round...Read More

Prescott: I Was Robbed, I Guess Amir Khan is Happy

Colombian slugger Breidis "The Khanqueror" Prescott (24-3, 19 KOs) can't help but feel wronged by the controversial loss he suffered Saturday against Paul McCloskey (23-1, 12 KOs) in the Irishman's ba...Read More

Maidana vs McCloskey: Hearn Will Push For Belfast Bout

On Saturday night at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Paul McCloskey dug deep to win a twelve round decision in a WBA final eliminator against Breidis Prescott. After twelve close rounds, the three judge...Read More

McCloskey: Breidis Prescott's Power Faded Before Six

Paul McCloskey produced a strong comeback to beat Breidis Prescott on a unanimous points decision in the WBA light-welterweight title eliminator. Prescott dominated the early rounds in Belfast but Dun...Read More

Amir Khan Praises McCloskey: A Rematch Will Be Huge

WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir Khan has praised Saturday's performance by Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs). The Irish boxer won a very close twelve round decision over Breidis Prescott (24-3, 1...Read More

McCloskey Dropped, Comes Back To Defeat Prescott

Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland - Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs) won a very close twelve round decision over Breidis Prescott (24-3, 19KOs) in a WBA junior welterweight eliminator. The scores w...Read More

Paul McCloskey: I Made Amir Khan Look Ordinary

PAUL McCLOSKEY makes his return tonight with his confidence boosted by making Amir Khan look “ordinary”. ...Read More

Photos/Quotes/Weights: Paul McCloskey, Breidis Prescott

Paul McCloskey has guaranteed his loyal fans victory when he faces Breidis Prescott at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on Saturday night. ...Read More

Prescott: McCloskey's Brutal KO Will Make Khan Faint

Colombian junior welterweight Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19KOs) wants to make a statement on Saturday night at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast. He faces Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs) in a WBA eliminator. The...Read More

McCloskey Vows To Win, Prescott Promises KO in Six

Paul McCloskey has promised his supporters victory when he faces Breidis Prescott at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on Saturday night. The pair weighed in at the historic Titanic Dock's Pump House ahead...Read More

McCloskey: Prescott Fight More Dangerous Than Khan

Paul McCloskey is confident he will beat Amir Khan's conqueror Breidis Prescott in Saturday's WBA light-welterweight title eliminator but agrees that it is a "dangerous fight". ...Read More