The Manchester Arena has seen some terrific nights of boxing throughout the years, and been home to the likes of Ricky Hatton, Anthony Crolla and Scott Quigg all of whom have packed out the venue.
Tyson Fury said he’d go to London and beat Dereck Chisora in 2011. He said he’d go to Dusseldorf and beat Wladimir Klitschko in 2015. He said he’d go to Los Angeles and beat Deontay Wilder in 2018. And he said he’d go to Las Vegas and beat Wilder again in 2020.
The modern-day ice bath… cryotherapy revolution comes to North West as Man City pioneer bracing sports recovery solution
With temperatures dipping below -5°C across the North West already this month, a hardy bunch of footballers, athletes and members of the public have been exposing themselves to extreme colds of up to -150°C in an effort to improve performance and recovery.
The UK triumphed over Africa in a first-of-a-kind professional team boxing event at Salford’s Victoria Warehouse on Friday.
Victory over the former WBC and IBF light welterweight and former IBF welterweight champion could be the key for Khan to unlock the door to even bigger bouts.
‘Should be middleweight champion’: Ricky Hatton believes Martin Murray was robbed in Sergio Martinez defeat
Murray lost on points in Argentina
The Belarusian is based in the City
Keep calm and carry on: Hostile Argentine crowd no problem for Ricky Hatton’s middleweight Martin Murray
Murray will fight Sergio Martinez next month
‘One fight at a time’: Ricky Hatton protégé Sergey Rabchenko declares total focus on upcoming EBU defence
The unbeaten Belarusian defends his European crown in Monte Carlo on March 30
‘Focus on your next fight’: Ricky Hatton warns Sergey Rabchenko against complacency ahead of title defence
Belarussian fights Adriano Nicchi in Monaco next month
Ukrainian refused to box at Khan’s preferred 144lb weight