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Ricky Burns Back, November 17 in Atlantic City

Ricky Burns will be back in action next month. The 50-fight veteran has been out of the ring since June. Burns stopped Ivan Njegac in Newcastle in his first fight since losing to Anthony Crolla a year...Read More

Ricky Burns Rules Out A Fight Against Josh Taylor

Any hopes of an all-Scottish clash between Ricky Burns and Josh Taylor appear to have been dashed by the three-weight world champion. Burns, 35, reached a milestone on Saturday night in Newcastle by h...Read More

Photos: Ricky Burns, Gavin McDonnell Get Big Wins in Newcastle

McDonnell, Burns Fights Photos Gallery - Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle - Gavin McDonnell ensured his upward curve continued after securing a clear win. The former WBC super-bantamweight title challen...Read More

Ricky Burns Returns, Stops Croatian Foe In 50th Fight

Ricky Burns reached the half-century in the paid ranks with a triumph. The Coatbridge man, a former three-weight global ruler, was in action for the first time since last October’s defeat to Anthony C...Read More

Photos: Josh Kelly, Ricky Burns, McDonnell-Hall - Official Weigh-In

Kelly, Burns, McDonnell Weigh-In Photos Gallery - Former World title challenger Edwards has been chasing a showdown with Nelson for some time, with the local man returning to the ring in April followi...Read More

Ricky Burns: I'm Not Done, I've Still Got Several Big Fights in Me

Ricky Burns laces them up for the 50th time on Saturday night at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, live on Sky Sports – and the Scottish boxing hero says that there are plenty more great nights left...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

Ricky Burns Will Return on June 16th in Newcastle

Three-weight world champion Ricky Burns will return to action on June 16 in Newcastle. The 35-year-old Scot will have his 50th fight on the Matchroom card at the Metro Radio Arena. The show, which wil...Read More

Ricky Burns To Fight On, Eyes Anthony Crolla Rematch

Former three division world champion Ricky Burns has no desire to retire from the sport. Some have called on Burns (41-7-1, 14 KOs) to retire from the sport after losing back to back fights and going ...Read More

Crolla Responds To Flanagan: Talks Burns Fight, Ritson, Future

Last week WBO Lightweight champion told Boxing Scene that he didn't give a f*** about Anthony Crolla and a fight against his Mancunian rival. Such phrases were bound to get back to the former WBA titl...Read More

Josh Taylor Believes Ricky Burns Fight is No Longer Viable

Prestonpans' Josh Taylor (10-0, 9 KOs) has all but given up on the possibility of an all-Scotland showdown with former two-weight, two-time world titlist Ricky Burns following his Coatbridge-based riv...Read More

Ricky Burns: Let's Sort Crolla Rematch, I Thought I Did Enough

Ricky Burns has insisted that he deserves a rematch following his latest defeat. The Scotsman dropped a decision at the hands of lightweight rival Anthony Crolla last weekend at Manchester Arena. The ...Read More

Hearn: Burns' Performance Proved He Has a Lot Left in the Tank

Eddie Hearn thinks the judges got it right, that Anthony Crolla deserved his victory over Ricky Burns. That said, the British promoter considers Burns’ performance proof that the 34-year-old former th...Read More

Staying Positive: Burns, Crolla, Downes and LaMotta

Staying Positive: Burns, Crolla, Downes and LaMotta

By Tris Dixon - Nice guys don’t always finish last, but neither do the bad guys. Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns shared 12 quality rounds in Manchester on Saturday, in a bout that will be remembered fo...Read More

Anthony Crolla Decisions Ricky Burns in Crossroads Battle

Manchester Arena, Manchester, England - In a crossroads battle of former world champions, former lightweight beltholder Anthony Crolla (32-6-3, 13 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over forme...Read More

Anthony Crolla vs. Ricky Burns: Something For The Locals

No matter the quality of a fight, location often makes the difference in whether there is an event at hand or not. On Saturday, a pair of former lightweight titlists will lock horns in Manchester and ...Read More

Luke Campbell: I'm Willing to Fight the Burns-Crolla Winner

Luke Campbell understandably wants an immediate rematch with Jorge Linares. Campbell came back from a second-round knockdown to make their September 23 fight very competitive in Inglewood, California....Read More

Crolla Will Use Manchester Pride as Boost To Overcome Burns

Anthony Crolla will be wearing the Manchester bee with pride on what promises to be an emotional night when he faces Ricky Burns this weekend. Saturday's all-British lightweight bout at Manchester Are...Read More

Ricky Burns: I'm Confident of Beating Anthony Crolla

Ricky Burns believes he can become a World champion once again and wants to prove there’s plenty of chapters to write in his story as he meets Anthony Crolla at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night,...Read More

Anthony Crolla: Two Linares Losses Made Me a Better Fighter

As disappointing as it was to lose back-to-back bouts to Jorge Linares, Anthony Crolla is confident what he learned during those two defeats will help him beat Ricky Burns on Saturday night. “I believ...Read More