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Arum wants Terence Crawford vs. Raymundo Beltran on November 8th

By Dan Ambrose: If you were hoping to see WBO lightweight champion Terence Crawford (24-0, 17 KO’s) move up in weight to 140 to try and face guys like Manny Pacquiao, Ruslan Provodnikov, Lucas Matthysse or Chris Algieiri, you’re going to have to wait a while for those fights to happen if they ever do, […]

Crawford to likely stay at lightweight, Beltran a possible next opponent

By Dan Ambrose: In a sign that they may feel WBO lightweight champion Terence Crawford isn’t ready for to test his skills against the equally large light welterweights like Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov, Crawford’s manager Cameron Dunkin said to that Crawford may stay at lightweight because he still is able to make weight […]

Burns thinks he’d do well against Beltran in rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11 KO’s) is really disappointed that the World Boxing Organization won’t let him fight a rematch against Raymundo Beltran (28-6-1, 17 KO’s) straightaway in his next fight rather than having to fight #1 WBO Terence Crawford (22-0, 16 KO’s) first, as Burns feels that he has […]

Beltran: I know what to expect from Burns

By Scott Gilfoid: #3 WBO, Raymundo Beltran (28-6-1, 17 KO’s) says he knows exactly what to expect from WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11 KO’s) in their rematch this March in Glasgow, Scotland, if the fight gets made. Beltran figures that Burns will use the same fight strategy that he used last time with […]

Burns vs. Beltran II deal almost done for February rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: Negotiations for a rematch between WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11 KO’s) and #3 WBO Raymundo Beltran (28-6-1, 17 KO’s) is almost done for a February rematch, according to the BBC Sport. The fight once again will take place in Glasgow, Scotland, which is where Burns and Beltran went at it […]

Burns open to facing Beltran or Crawford in early 2014

By Scott Gilfoid: WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11 KO’s) is still recovering from the broken jaw he suffered in his 12 round draw against Raymundo Beltran last month in Glasgow, Scotland. Burns says he thinks his jaw will be healed by February of next year, and he’s okay with fighting Beltran again in […]

Crawford vs. Beltran possible if Burns doesn’t take fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Unbeaten #1 WBO lightweight contender Terence Crawford (22-0, 6 KO’s) looked very impressive last night in whipping Russian Andrey Klimov (16-1, 8 KO’s) by a 10 round unanimous decision on the undercard of the Miguel Cotto vs. Delvin Rodriguez fight card in Orlando, Florida. Next up for Crawford could be a fight […]

Did Beltran know too Much?

By Robbie Bannatyne: When the fight between Ricky Burns vs. Raymundo Beltran commenced last Saturday at the SECC, Glasgow, Scotland I was intrigued to see the 1st statement of intent from the 32-year-old Mexican challenger Beltran, a long time sparring partner of the great Manny Pacquiao. Having admittedly not seen much of Beltran in action, […]

Burns vs. Beltran: The Rematch

By Robbie Bannatyne: I recently submitted an article about how Ricky Burns must ‘Abandon a Rematch with Beltran’ on the premise that Beltran, although thoroughly deserving of a rematch, was just too dangerous an opponent for Burns to once again risk his title against, especially after suffering a broken jaw in their 1st clash. This […]

Ricky Burns must abandon rematch with Beltran

By Robbie Bannatyne: Despite the rhetoric coming from Eddie Hearn, Matchroom supremo and promoter of Ricky Burns, that the World Champion ‘may never box again’ after suffering a broken jaw in his highly controversial draw over Mexican Raymundo Beltran, it now appears, at least according to the comments made to the BBC, by his manager […]

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