Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand – Trying to KO grief




Rio Ferdinand has shocked the sporting world by announcing he will attempt to become a professional boxer at 38 years of age. ‘It’s all about testing myself’  and ‘I still miss that competitive edge’ are the soundbites that you would expect. A bored former football player who seeks a new challenge, the spotlight even. However,…

Jason Quigley works out - Photo Eoin Mundow

Jason Quigley – Ready to shine




Hailing from Ballybofey, County Donegal, Jason Quigley is on a mission to make a big statement in 2017 and rubber stamp his place as the Emerald Isles leading boxing contender. A highly decorated amateur, the unassuming and highly focused Irish middleweight is determined to continue his march up the world rankings and secure his first professional…

Cuban Heavyweight sensation Luis 'King Kong' Ortiz. MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, 6th May 2016.

Luis Ortiz – The Revolution will be televised




For a prizefighter, fight night is a moment to be savoured. The bout symbolises closure of an uncertain period in their life and offers them an opportunity as well as a platform to continue the pursuit of their dream. It is a chance to overcome their fears and admonish the negative comments and feelings of…

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Terence Crawford – American Idol




Terence Crawford is on the cusp off becoming the next superstar of boxing. The unbeaten (28-0, 20 knockouts) WBO junior-welterweight champion from Omaha, Nebraska will hit the big time should he defeat WBC junior-welterweight champion Viktor Postol on Saturday, July 23. Victory will almost certainly lead to a career defining fight against boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao at…