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PREVIEW | Wilder v Fury II

The fight is only a day away. Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury. The rematch. This Saturday sees the rematch between Wilder and Fury take place. One of the most heavily anticipated fights in recent memory. There is something special about a...

Anthony Fowler set for Manchester clash

Liverpool boxer Anthony Fowler is set to fight on March 7th against Jack Flatley at the Manchester Arena, with Scott Quigg vs Jono Carrol headlining.
Nick Ball

Merseyside’s Boxing Prospects of 2020

Another year, another decade and another chance for Merseyside's fighters to prove they are the best. Last year we saw many Liverpool fighters challenge for titles such as Craig Glover, Anthony Fowler, and Sam Maxwell. Amateur starlet, Blane Hyland, and St...

A Decade of Liverpudlian Combat Excellence

Liverpool is a city of sporting excellence. This article takes a look at their combat success through the past decade from Tony Bellew winning a world title to Darren Till taking over the English MMA scene.
Anthony Joshua

Joshua bids to regain world titles in Saudi Arabia

The biggest name in boxing returns this weekend. It’s the rematch between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr. Saudi Arabia takes centre stage for the ‘Clash on the Dunes’. One of the greatest upsets in recent boxing history occurred on June...
Tony Bellew

Tony Bellew’s top five performances

A look back at Tony Bellew's top five performances as a professional boxer. Plenty of fights to choose from, but here are MerseySportLive's top five.

Callum Smith – Who’s next for Liverpool’s superstar?

After his unanimous decision victory over John Ryder, what’s next for Callum Smith? The question on people’s lips is who will the WBA Super, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine champion fight next? Here are five fights that make sense next for...

John Conteh – Liverpool’s first world champion

A look at the career of Liverpool's first world champion John Conteh and the inspiration he has provided to the fighting generation since.
Callum Smith

Callum Smith vs John Ryder post-fight reaction

After defending his WBA Super, Ring Magazine and WBC Diamond titles against John Ryder last night, Callum Smith reflects on what was a very tough fight. “I always felt ahead. I never once thought I was behind in the fight.” The...

Callum Smith edges past Ryder in thrilling fight in Liverpool

Callum Smith edged past John Ryder in a thrilling fight at the M&S Bank Arena, which saw the Liverpool fighter retain his WBA Super, Ring Magazine and WBC Diamond Super-Middleweight titles. The fight started with a cagey opener as neither...