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“Tony Owen has got no chance against me,” claims Danny Connor

Southern Area light welterweight champion Danny ‘Cassius’ Connor promises to retain his title on October 5th in London.

The Surrey boxer faces old friend Tony Owen to defend his hard-earned belt on the highly anticipated ‘Carpe Diem’ show at The O2 Arena that also showcases the debut of Olympic gold medallist Anthony Joshua. Continue reading

Danny Connor puts friendship aside for title defence against Tony Owen

Southern Area light welterweight champion Danny ‘Cassius’ Connor vows to put his friendship with challenger Tony Owen to one side when they meet in the ring in October.

The Surrey pair will be battling it out for the belt as well as bragging rights on Matchroom Eddie Hearn’s ‘Carpe Diem’ show at the O2 Arena in Greenwich, London on Saturday 5th October. Continue reading

Danny Connor: Don’t Be Surprised If I Stop Evangelou This Time

This coming Saturday Southern Area Light Welterweight Champion Danny ‘Cassius’ Connor defends his coveted crown at the Matchroom Sport promoted ‘Betfair London’s Finest’ event at the Wembley Arena.

Connor is very much the modern ‘Cinderella Man’ on the domestic boxing scene, having lost four out of his first five fights, drawing the other, before turning his career around in May 2011, with a close fought victory over Duane Grimes at York Hall in London. A turnaround the Hackbridge, Surrey man puts a hundred percent down to his coach, Alec Wilkey, and the World class sparring at his home gym, the TRAD TKO Boxing Gym in Canning Town. Continue reading