Following his sizzling bantamweight debut at Aintree earlier this month, new WBA Intercontinental king Paul Butler has designs on taking the outside lane to a 118lb world title shot.
Already ranked 12th by the WBA, ‘The Baby Faced Assassin’ shall be a keen ringside spectator at the IBF World title spat between north-east rivals Stuey Hall and Martin Ward at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena on Saturday 29th March. And don’t be surprised if, post-fight, piston Paul is trying to goad the winner into chancing their arm against him this summer, in what would be another big domestic blockbuster. Continue reading
Martin Ward believes he’s set to make history this weekend as the first representative from Britain’s fight mad travelling community to be ordained as a boxing world champion.
On Saturday evening the 26 year old restoration worker, a father of two, challenges Stuey Hall from Darlington for the IBF World Bantamweight title at Newcastle Arena. Continue reading