Mundane But Masterful Performance by Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury showed hints of his former self in a shutout point’s victory against Francesco Pianeta. In round one Fury showed the kind of antics that drive fans to either loathe, or love him. In an ode to Muhammad Ali, he stayed in a corner holding the ropes with both hands, and slipped shots. From … Continue reading Mundane But Masterful Performance by Tyson Fury

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Paddy Barnes Crushed In 4

Popular Irish amateur standout Paddy Barnes had his professional dreams destroyed, in his first world title outing. It was an ambitious aim for the 31 year old flyweight. In only his sixth fight he challenged for the WBC world title, against seasoned pro, Christofer Rosales. It seemed a close match upon viewing with the Irishman … Continue reading Paddy Barnes Crushed In 4

Tyrone McCullagh Becomes Celtic Champion Despite Knockdown

Irishman Tyrone McCullagh, overcame a third round knockdown to win the Super Bantamweight Celtic title, at the Odyssey arena in Belfast. On paper, with both men undefeated in double digit fights, the fight appeared to be a tough match up. But pre fight predictions often get it wrong, and this fight was no different. McCullagh … Continue reading Tyrone McCullagh Becomes Celtic Champion Despite Knockdown

Josh Taylor Grinds Out A Tough Win Against The ICEMAN

Josh Taylor had to dig down to the bottom of his soul, to labour a win against former world champion Viktor Postol. In another case of amateur star fast tracking, Taylor took a courageous risk in challenging ‘The Iceman’ in only his thirteenth fight: “That’s only my thirteenth fight and you know, it’s on the … Continue reading Josh Taylor Grinds Out A Tough Win Against The ICEMAN

Lee McGregor claims the IBF Youth Bantanweight title via 4th Round KO

On paper Lee Mcgregor was taking a colossus step up in class against Goodluck Mrema. The three fight novice was going up against a 24 fight veteran, with only two losses. However, from the opening bell it was evident that the Scotsman was the real ringmaster of the two. The taller Bantamweight quickly set about … Continue reading Lee McGregor claims the IBF Youth Bantanweight title via 4th Round KO

Mike Shipman Steamrolls Carl Noon

Mike Shipman wastes no time in disposing with Carl Noon within seconds of round one. The six foot tall English Middleweight connected with the very first punch he threw to drop the 38 year old. A long right hook behind the ear did the damage and Noon was in trouble on his back. Shipman was … Continue reading Mike Shipman Steamrolls Carl Noon