1. Terry Flanagan vs. Orlando Cruz: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Terry Flanagan makes the fourth defence of his WBO lightweight title on Saturday when he takes on Orlando Cruz at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,090 reads 12 comments

  2. Playing It Cool: Luke Campbell Passes His Toughest Test with Flying Colours

    At the end of 2015, Luke Campbell's seemingly smooth progress in the paid ranks hit an unexpected rough patch. Having eased to a dozen victories as a pro, the lightweight lost contest No...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 1,421 reads 5 comments

  3. Luke Campbell vs. Derry Mathews: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream and TV Info

    Luke Campbell and Derry Mathews go head-to-head on Saturday in an intriguing lightweight clash in Liverpool, England...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 2,184 reads 0 comments

  4. Anthony Crolla Can Smile in Defeat but Jorge Linares Rematch Is the Wrong Option

    Anthony Crolla has recently made a habit of forgetting things. At an August press conference to promote his fight with Jorge Linares, the then-WBA lightweight champion arrived in smart attire but minus a rather important belt...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 2,102 reads 5 comments

  5. Anthony Crolla vs. Jorge Linares: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

    Jorge Linares dethroned Anthony Crolla in Manchester, England, winning a fight-of-the-year contender on points to become the new WBA lightweight champion...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 7,872 reads 17 comments

  6. Anthony Crolla vs. Jorge Linares: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Anthony Crolla and Jorge Linares have shown each other nothing but respect in the buildup to their lightweight title fight in Manchester, England, on Saturday...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 3,253 reads 3 comments

  7. Why Derry Mathews Is the Perfect Test for Luke Campbell's Lofty Ambitions

    Luke Campbell and Derry Mathews have both reached a crossroads moment in their respective careers. Despite contrasting routes to facing each other at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 7 months ago 417 reads 2 comments

  8. Anthony Crolla and Jorge Linares Show There Is Still Room for Respect in Boxing

    At Wednesday's press conference in Manchester, England, Anthony Crolla and Jorge Linares acted like the best of friends. On September 24, however, they will be the best of enemies...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 7 months ago 1,846 reads 5 comments

  9. Luke Campbell Worth His Weight in Gold as He Closes in on World-Title Shot

    Luke Campbell struck gold in the summer of 2012. Now, four years later, he has his eyes on another prize...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 8 months ago 924 reads 3 comments

  10. Terry Flanagan Needs to Improve as He Prepares for Tougher Tests at Lightweight

    For Terry Flanagan, the wait appears to be over. The understated, somewhat under-appreciated lightweight is set to finally hit the big time...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 8 months ago 970 reads 2 comments

  11. Anthony Crolla Continues His Boxing Fairytale with Fight Against Jorge Linares

    No one can ever accuse Anthony Crolla of taking the easy option. After needing two attempts to dethrone WBA champion Darleys Perez (their first meeting ended in a controversial draw), ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 9 months ago 1,412 reads 3 comments

  12. Building Britain's Perfect Lightweight from the Current Crop of Fighters

    Britain has a thriving lightweight scene right now. Mancunians Anthony Crolla and Terry Flanagan are holding world titles at 135 pounds. England had never had a lightweight champion until July 2015—now they have two from one city...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 months ago 1,824 reads 9 comments

  13. 5 Potential Opponents for WBA Lightweight Champion Anthony Crolla

    Anthony Crolla's victory over Ismael Barroso on Saturday was a triumph of substance over style. The lightweight successfully defended his WBA title by knocking out his mandatory challenger at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 months ago 2,710 reads 3 comments

  14. Anthony Crolla vs. Ismael Barroso: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

    Anthony Crolla faces a tricky first defence of his WBA lightweight title on Saturday, as he goes up against unbeaten challenger Ismael Barroso in Manchester, England...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 months ago 2,306 reads 7 comments

  15. Anthony Crolla vs. Ismael Barroso: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream and TV Info

    Anthony Crolla makes the first defence of his WBA lightweight title against Ismael Barroso on Saturday at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 months ago 1,751 reads 3 comments