Hall and Gavin face African opposition

The First Direct Arena in Leeds on this coming Saturday sees an interesting co-promotion between Dennis Hobson and Frank Warren's Queensberry Promotions take place.  At stake in the two headline fights are the IBF bantamweight title and the Commonwealth welterweight title.Both of the "away" fighters in the main events are from Africa.  With the quality of some of...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Burns outclasses Moses to maintain interim WBO lightweight strap

Slick Rick Cruises to Victory in First Title Defense High-flying Scot Ricky Burns made a successful first defense of his interim WBO lightweight title by defeating Paulus Moses at a jam-packed Braehead Arena in Glasgow last night. After a tough 12 round fight the judges scores were 120-110, 119-110 and 117-110 all in favor of Burns by unanimous decision. It was by no means...
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March 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Citizen’s Arrest: Ricky Burns Handcuffs Paulus Moses In Comfortable Decision Win

(Paulus Moses, left; Ricky Burns, right)Ricky Burns contained Paulus Moses in Renfrewshire on Saturday evening to affirm his position in the upper echelons of the lightweight class. The Coatbridge fighter was made to work hard in every round at the Braehead Arena, Glasgow, and while the points margins of 119-110, 120-110 and 117-111 suggested an easy night’s work, in truth, Burns...
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March 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Ricky Burns seeking homecoming glory & biggest win yet against Moses

BRAVEHEART BURNS AIMS FOR HOMECOMING GLORY Ricky Burns could move a step closer to becoming a national sporting hero, if he is able to defeat tricky Namibian challenger Paulus Moses in his first defense of the WBO Lightweight title. The 28-year-old from Coatbridge will be fighting in front of a sold out, partisan crowd of over 6,000 at Braehead Arena in Glasgow and is expected...
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March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Ricky Burns vs. Paulus Moses weigh-in results from Glasgow

Tomorrow night in Glasgow, Scotland, Ricky Burns will square off against Paulus Moses for the interim WBO lightweight title. For Burns, it's just his second fight at the lightweight limit, as he is coming off a unanimous decision win over Michael Katsidis at the end of last year in his debut at 135 lbs. Meanwhile, Moses has only lost once in his career, a stoppage defeat to...
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March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

 British Beat: Ricky Burns Attempts To Climb Another Rung Against Paulus Moses

Scotland’s world-rated lightweight Ricky Burns (at right) faces a tricky assignment this weekend on his return to the Braehead Arena in Renfrewshire, Glasgow, after a short campaign on the road. His opponent, Namibian policeman Paulus Moses, is ranked one place above him with Ring Magazine (Moses holds down 6th spot at 135 lbs. with Burns 7th) and is a former alphabet world titlist...
Via The Queensbury Rules
March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Burns to face Moses instead of Crolla

One of Scotland's finest ever, Ricky Burns, appears to have failed to agree terms for his all-British outing with Englishman Anthony Crolla in March, and has instead drafted in Namibian Paulus Moses for the March 10 clash at the Brae head Arena in Glasgow, Scotland. Burns (33-2, 9 KOs) is still marketing himself as a world champion, having given up legitimate WBO super-featherweight...
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January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

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