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John Thompson not worried about Liam Smith

New Jersey super-welterweight John Thompson IV bulldozed his way to a world title opportunity this Saturday by icing touted LA prospect Brandon Adams with a single spectacular left hook in May.  → read full story

John Thompson predicts victory over Liam Smith

(Photo credit: Marc Abrams) By Scott Gilfoid: The big punching #5 WBO John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson (17-1, 6 KOs) has arrived in the UK and is getting ready for his fight against unbeaten #3 WBO Liam “Beefy” Smith (20-0-1, 10 KOs) in nine days from now on October 10th in their battle for the vacant […]

John Thompson talks about life-changing 2015 and upcoming world title shot

By Ian Aldous: On October 10th, John ‘Apollo Kidd’ Thompson (17-1) looks to cap a stunning calendar year when he faces the undefeated Brit, Liam Smith (20-0-1), in a battle for the WBO world junior-middleweight championship, at the Manchester Arena in England.  → read full story

John Thompson faces Liam Smith for vacant WBO 154lb title on 10/10

By Scott Gilfoid: Unbeaten #3 WBO junior middleweight contender Liam Smith (20-0-1, 10 KOs) got some really bad news with his previously scheduled opponent #2 WBO Michel Soro being replaced by the talented #5 WBO John Thompson (17-1, 6 KOs) in their fight for the vacant WBO 154lb title on October 10th on the undercard […]

John Thompson vs. Liam Smith on October 10th

Liam Smith will now face top American John Thompson for the Vacant WBO World Super-Welterweight Championship on the huge Saturday 10th October show at the Manchester Arena.  → read full story

Flanagan vs. Magdaleno & Soro vs. Smith on Lee-Saunders card

By Scott Gilfoid: WBO 135lb champion Terry Flanagan (28-0, 11 KOs) will be making his first defense of his WBO lightweight strap on October 10th against #1 WBO Diego Magdaleno (28-1, 12 KOs) on the undercard of the Andy Lee vs.  → read full story

Liam Smith needs to take the risks to get the rewards

By Robbie Bannatyne:‘Without risk, there is no reward.’ There comes a time in every young, undefeated fighter’s career where this has to become the mantra by which they abide.  → read full story

Liam Smith destroys Mark Thompson

British Light-Middleweight Champion Liam Smith has extended his promotional deal with Frank Warren by signing a new deal.  → read full story

Liam Smith vs. Mark Thompson on December 7th at the Echo Arena in Liverpool

Light-middleweight star Liam Smith can expect a rousing reception when he enters the ring at The Echo Arena in Liverpool this Saturday (7th December) to defend his British title against Heywood’s Mark Thompson.  → read full story

Smith brothers make history

By Rachel Aylett: At the Olympia in Liverpool on Saturday night, 21 September 2013, history was made when home-towner Liam Smith won the vacant British light-middleweight title by unanimously outpointing Erick Ochieng.  → read full story

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