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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Mayweather offers to train Anthony Joshua for Usyk rematch – but will AJ step aside?

Floyd Mayweather has once again offered to train Anthony Joshua after aiming a sly dig at Rob McCracken before his rematch with Oleksandr Usyk. The 50-0 superstar watched events unfold in London in September as the Ukrainian colossus wrenched the heavyweight world titles from Joshua with a clinical boxing display. Mark Robinson/Matchroom Joshua was well […]

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Messi pips Lewandowski to Ballon d’Or as Ronaldo rages at French journalist

Lionel Messi has etched his name into history once more by winning his seventh Ballon d’Or after a stellar 2021. Pitted against Robert Lewandowski and Jorginho, the Paris Saint-Germain superstar was recognised for his stellar achievements with Barcelona and Argentina. AFP Messi is now a SEVEN-time Ballon d’Or winner The 34-year-old was a strong the […]

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Amir Khan responds to accusations he was ‘scared’ of Kell Brook

Amir Khan has vowed to prove to Kell Brook why he believes he is ‘levels above’ his British rival. On Monday morning, it was confirmed that a decade of trash talking would come to a definitive conclusion in Manchester on February 19. Getty Khan vs Brook is set for February 19 in Manchester Before becoming […]

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Joshua at a crossroads but could learn from Usyk and Fury to solve problem

Anthony Joshua is at a crossroads in his boxing career: defeat Oleksandr Usyk in their rematch next year and he rejoins Tyson Fury and the Ukrainian at the top of the heavyweight mountain. Lose and it’s hard to see how he ever gets back there again. The concern is that Joshua has never looked so […]

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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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Perfect Harry Kane hat-trick shatters Rooney record and levels Greaves in Albania rout

Harry Kane surpassed Wayne Rooney as England’s record scorer in competitive games and levelled Jimmy Greaves in the total scoring charts with a perfect hat-trick to condemn Albania to a 5-0 defeat. Kane has scored just once in the Premier League for Tottenham Hotspur amid uncertainty about his future, but the Three Lions captain was […]

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Khazmat Chimaev went to Ireland to ‘beat up’ Conor McGregor only to be arrested by Special Forces

Khamzat Chimaev was so desperate to ‘beat up’ Conor McGregor he flew to Ireland in 2018 to try, only to be stopped in his tracks by police. The UFC welterweight, who fights out of Sweden, finally returns to the octagon, to face Li Jingliang at UFC 267, after an injury-hit 12 months which also saw […]

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