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RingTv image Q&A: Burns on Beltran, recent preparation

Q&A: Burns on Beltran, recent preparation

Lightweight titleholder Ricky Burns has ramped up his preparation after getting a wake-up call in his last fight, but says he’ll still rely more on fists than fight tapes against Raymundo Beltran on Sept. 7.

RingTv image Q&A: Beltran talks Burns

Q&A: Beltran talks Burns

After 14 often difficult years in the professional ranks, respected lightweight contender Raymundo Beltran will finally get his first world title shot on the home turf of Scotland’s WBO beltholder Ricky Burns on Sept. 7.

RingTv image Q&A: Anthony Crolla

Q&A: Anthony Crolla

British lightweight contender Anthony Crolla spoke to RingTV.com about his recent victory over Gavin Rees, fighting other top UK lightweights and one day challenging WBO titleholder Ricky Burns. Crolla also gave his thoughts on fellow Manchester man Tyson Fury’s chances vs. David Haye.

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans from around the world give their two cents on tomorrow’s Gennady Golovkin-Matthew Macklin middleweight fight, Adrien Broner’s attitude and future, Vanes Martirosyan, the Ricky Burns-Raymundo Beltran fight, and much more in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans give their two cents on the Lucas Matthysse-Lamont Peterson fight, Ricky Burns’ unexpected struggle with Jose Gonzalez, Carl Froch and Miguel Cotto’s legacies, and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Q&A: Burns trainer, Billy Nelson, on Gonzalez and more

Q&A: Burns trainer, Billy Nelson, on Gonzalez and more

Billy Nelson, the trainer of WBO lightweight beltholder Ricky Burns talks about Burns’ Saturday title defense against Jose Gonzalez, plus future fights with fellow titleholders Miguel Vazquez and Adrien Broner, which Nelson says could happen at 140 pounds.

RingTv image Warren sues Burns for defection to Hearn, Matchroom

Warren sues Burns for defection to Hearn, Matchroom

British promoter Frank Warren has confirmed he is suing Ricky Burns for ‘substantial damages’ following the announcement on Monday that the Scottish WBO lightweight beltholder has signed with rival British promoter Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Sport.

RingTv image Burns’ camp fuming over Vazquez delay

Burns’ camp fuming over Vazquez delay

Ricky Burns’ manager Alex Morrison has called the treatment of Scottish WBO lightweight holder “disrespectful” following the postponement of his unification bout against Mexican IBF counterpart Miguel Vazquez.