Hatton felt ‘a bit cheated’ in Mayweather loss and ‘smelt a rat’ in referee Cortez

Almost 14 years have passed since Ricky Hatton took on Floyd Mayweather in an attempt to be the first boxer to beat one of the greatest to ever lace up gloves. It didn’t happen for him and Hatton, the nation’s favourite fighter, ‘felt cheated’ at his knockout defeat in the 2007 blockbuster Las Vegas bout. […]

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Campbell Hatton stops opponent ‘by accident’ in first fight since controversial win on Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk undercard

Campbell Hatton joked he stopped his opponent ‘by accident’ on Friday nitht in his first since September on the Anthony Joshua undercard. Hatton, the son of British legend Ricky, was booed at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium after a contentious win against Sonni Martinez. Mark Robinson Matchroom Boxing Hatton scored the first stoppage of his five-fight […]

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Aubameyang lacks the ‘hunger and desire’ of Cristiano Ronaldo, talkSPORT told

Darren Bent believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang lacks the ‘hunger and the desire’ to replicate the achievements of Cristiano Ronaldo in the modern game. The Manchester United talisman scored a brace to down Arsenal on Thursday in a thrilling game at Old Trafford to clinch his 800th and 801st goals in professional football. Getty Ronaldo is still […]

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Saunders releases statement responding to firearm and stabbing allegations that emerged online

Billy Joe Saunders has denied claims that he stabbed a man in the hand and threatened a man with a gun. The claims, which were made by the alleged victim’s father, appeared on social media at the weekend, with the 32-year-old boxer releasing a short statement on Instagram in response. Michelle Farsi/Matchroom Boxing Saunders is […]

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Makabu vows to KO Canelo as Mexican admits he will give away 20lbs in title fight

Ilunga Makabu has told Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez moving up to cruiserweight is a big mistake and insists he will ‘100 per cent’ knock the pound-for-pound king out. Canelo, the undisputed super-middleweight world champion, has taken the bold decision to move up another division in an attempt to become a five-weight champion. WBCBoxing (Twitter) Makabu will […]

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Ronaldo and Portugal consigned to World Cup play-offs after late Mitrovic strike

Aleksandar Mitrovic consigned Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal teammates to a World Cup play-off spot, whilst securing qualification for Serbia, thanks to a dramatic late winner. Serbia clinched a 2-1 victory, despite Portugal needing only a draw to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Getty Mitrovic struck late to send Serbia to the […]

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‘Brutal right hand’ KO of Galahad is worse in slow motion and left Hearn ‘stunned’

Kid Galahad has issued a response after being brutally knocked out by Kiko Martinez on Saturday night. Galahad lost his IBF world featherweight title in a shock upset after getting caught twice with seriously powerful overhand rights. Mark Robinson Matchroom Boxing Martinez shut Galahad’s lights out The Ingle Gym disciple was seemingly cruising to victory […]

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When Tyson ‘threw’ a punch at Mayweather on stage and Mayweather didn’t even flinch

Since the 1980s, Mike Tyson has been one of the scariest men on the planet, however, he was unable to frighten Floyd Mayweather when they met up at an event in late 2014. During a meeting of former WBC champions, the heavyweight legend decided to test the resolve of the pound-for-pound king, who retired from […]

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Ronaldo tried two-footing Liverpool man and ‘told him where to go’ during defeat

Danny Murphy has revealed how Cristiano Ronaldo tried to ‘two-foot’ him during a feisty Manchester United vs Liverpool clash back in 2004. The Portugal captain was nearing the conclusion of his first season at Old Trafford at the time and had shown glimpses of his world class potential. Getty The teenager lost his cool against […]

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West Ham romp to victory against ten-man Aston Villa after equalling club record

West Ham United blew ten-man Aston Villa away at Villa Park thanks to a 4-1 scoreline as they continued their remarkable run away from home. Ollie Watkins had cancelled out Ben Johnson’s rasping left footed drive, but Villa failed to close down Declan Rice shortly after and his long range effort clattered in off the […]

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