After 12 years, Michele Di Rocco gets his big opportunity

27
May

After 12 years, Michele Di Rocco gets his big opportunity

At long last, former European junior welterweight champion Michele Di Rocco gets a shot at a major title when he faces Ricky Burns on Saturday.

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07
May

Ricky Burns Exclusive: Talks new opponent, new trainer, Crawford loss

Former two-weight world titlist Ricky Burns will meet Montenegro-based Dejan Zlaticanin in Glasgow, Scotland, on June 27, and the battle-hardened lightweight promises a return to form following his first career defeat in seven years.

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15
Jan

Ricky Burns talks Terence Crawford, sparring and camp changes

Ricky Burns will make the fifth defense of his WBO lightweight title against unbeaten American star Terence Crawford at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Center in Glasgow, Scotland, on March 1 and fans are bracing themselves for what could be a thunderous collision at 135 pounds.

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30
Dec

Ricky Burns vs. Terence Crawford set for March in Glasgow

WBO lightweight holder Ricky Burns will face unbeaten American Terence Crawford March 1 in Glasgow, Scotland, with the home favorite admitting he has it all to prove despite it being his fifth defense.

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08
Sep

Beltran unlucky in draw with Burns

Scottish lightweight titleholder Ricky Burns weathered a knockdown and suffered a dislocated jaw in a spirited scrap that ended in an unsatisfying draw for challenger Raymundo Beltran.

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