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Prescott vs. McCloskey

Will McCloskey’s controversial win make it difficult to lure Maidana to Belfast?

By William Mackay: Eddie Hearn, the promoter for Paul McCloskey (23-1, 12 KO’s), says he’d like to get WBA light welterweight champion Marcos Maidana (30-2, 27 KO’s) to travel to McCloskey’s home country of Ireland for their fight before the end of the year.  → read full story

Maidana: I’m willing to fight McCloskey next

By Scott Gilfoid: WBA light welterweight champion Marcos Maidana congratulated Paul McCloskey (23-1, 12 KO’s) for beating Colombian Breidis Prescott (24-3, 19 KO’s) by a 12 round decision in their WBA light welterweight title eliminator last weekend in McCloskey’s home country of Ireland.  → read full story

How come McCloskey’s fans can’t accept that Prescott won?

By Scott Gilfoid: It’s so sad that Paul McCloskey’s loyal and loving Irish and English fans can’t accept and come to terms with the fact that the better man didn’t win last night.  → read full story

Prescott’s loss to McCloskey gives Khan an excuse never to fight him again

By William Mackay: Breidis Prescott’s loss to Paul McCloskey (23-1, 12 KO’s) last night in Belfast, Northern Ireland had more significance than just the lost opportunity for Prescott to fight against WBA light welterweight champion Marcos Maidana.  → read full story

Khan: Prescott & McCloskey have to beat all the guys I recently defeated before I’ll fight them again

By Scott Gilfoid: I got a big laugh out of Amir Khan’s latest excuse for not fighting a rematch with Breidis Prescott, who knocked Khan out easily in one round a few years ago.  → read full story

McCloskey: I guarantee you I’ll beat Prescott on Saturday

By William Mackay: Ireland’s Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) is about to face his moment of truth against one of the most powerful punchers in the light welterweight division in Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19 KO’s) on Saturday night, and it’s going to be really tough for McCloskey to survive long once Prescott gets his offense […]

Prescott: I don’t see McCloskey making it past the 6th round. I then want Khan

By William Mackay: Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19 KO’s) intends on being quick about it on Saturday night in taking care of Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) in their WBA light welterweight title eliminator bout at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland.  → read full story

Prescott faces McCloskey in WBA light welterweight eliminator on Saturday

By Scott Gilfoid: Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19 KO’s) dreams of getting back in the ring with Amir Khan and stroking him out of there like he did three years ago in a 1st round knockout.  → read full story

Prescott ready to fight Khan in December after he destroys McCloskey on Saturday

By William Mackay: Once light welterweight contender Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19 KO’s) has gotten Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12 KO’s) out of the way this Saturday night by destroying him, Prescott says he wants to fight WBA Super World light welterweight champion Amir Khan (26-1, 18 KO’s) in December if Khan will take the fight.  → read […]

Prescott vows to take advantage of McCloskey’s many mistakes

By William Mackay: Breidis Prescott sat down recently and watched some of Paul McCloskey’s past fights, and came away with enough knowledge to know that McCloskey makes a ton of mistakes when he fights.  → read full story

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