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McLaren ‘Ready For Anything’ As Title Tilt Looms

Stoke’s Josh McLaren insists he is ‘ready for anything’ when he faces fellow unbeaten fighter, Luke Paddock, for the vacant Midlands Area Light Welterweight Title on Saturday.

The 24 year-old (6-0) puts his perfect record on the line against Walsall’s Paddock (8-0, 22, at the Queens Theatre, Burslem. McLaren is expecting a technical boxing match but is prepared to ‘go into the trenches’ in order to take the British Boxing Board of Control sanctioned belt. Continue reading

Josh McLaren Interview

Stoke welterweight Josh McLaren holds the ominous distinction of being the last fighter that legendary matchmaker Dean Powell signed to the Warren axis before his tragic death.

Since debuting in late June, the 6ft 2in Staffs stylist has shown promise registering a brace of comprehensive points wins over Lithuania’s Artuaras Zbarauskas and Brummie centurion Jason Nesbit. Continue reading