Video & quotes: Heated Cleverly vs. Bellew II press conference

Tony Bellew will finally seek his revenge against arch rival Nathan Cleverly when the pair meet in the hugely-anticipated grudge match on November 22 at the Echo Arena in Bellew’s home town of Liverpool. Three years ago, Cleverly defeated Bellew by a tight majority decision as he defended is WBO Light Heavyweight titleand finally the rematch is on. On November 22 the pair will...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew II now official for November 22 in Liverpool

Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew will meet on November 22 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The Cleverly-Bellew rematch was already confirmed for late November in Liverpool, however, the exact date and details had not yet been announced. Now that they are, you'll be able to get your tickets to the fight and prepare to see the hated rivals in action once again, in a fight which promises...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew rematch set for November in Liverpool

Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew will clash in a blockbuster rematch at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The November date for the hotly anticipated bout will be revealed ahead of a press conference next Wednesday in Liverpool, with tickets on sale from midday on Tuesday for Matchroom Boxing Fight Pass members and then on general sale the following day at midday from the Echo Arena. ...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew II close to finalized, date & venue to be announced soon

Eddie Hearn says that the rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew is close to being finalized. Cleverly earned a narrow win over Bellew in October 2011 on enemy territory in Liverpool. The bad blood between the pair has continued for years since that first clash and with both men now operating at Cruiserweight, a second fight is close to reality. The pair could’ve faced...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly & Tony Bellew both score stoppage wins, obstacles cleared for rematch

Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly each scored early stoppage wins to secure a rematch between the to British rivals. Then at light heavyweight, Cleverly defeated Bellew in their highly anticipated first match. Since, each man has moved to cruiserweight, and if anything, the fires between them are more intense and heated than ever. Bellew...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly, Tony Bellew, Joshua-Skelton weigh-in results, video

Nathan Cleverly admits that there is plenty of pressure on both Tony Bellew and himself to get through their fights tomorrow night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool in order to set up a huge rematch. The official weigh-ins for the twin-bill were held today, and you can check out the full weigh-in results, details and videos here. Cleverly returns to the scene of his WBO World Light...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Final Bellew & Cleverly press conference quotes, notes & video

Tony Bellew says he can afford no slip-ups against Julio Cesar Dos Santos on Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool – as he wants to fight Nathan Cleverly next and end the Welshman’s career. Bellew faces the big-hitting Brazilian in his second fight at Cruiserweight, with bitter rival Cleverly clashing with Alejandro Valori on the same bill also in his second bout at 200lbs...
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July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly eager to bash Tony Bellew again, then go for a title

Nathan Cleverly says that beating Alejandro Valori on Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool will lead to a massive British grudge rematch with Tony Bellew – and he’ll beat his bitter Liverpool foe again. The Welshman defended his WBO Light Heavyweight crown at the Echo Arena against Bellew back in October 2011 and made three more successful defenses of the title before...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Bellew focused on opponent, not looking ahead to Cleverly rematch

Tony Bellew insists he is not thinking about Nathan Cleverly as the pair share top billing on July 12 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Promoter Eddie Hearn has billed the night ‘Collision Course’ as Bellew and Cleverly look set to renew their bitter rivalry later in the year, and they both fight at Cruiserweight for the second time since they stepped up from Light Heavyweight...
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June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Sergey Kovalev returns August 2, faces Blake Caparello at Revel in Atlantic City

Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (24-0-1, 22 KOs) returns to HBO Boxing After Dark and Atlantic City on August 2nd to defend his title against undefeated Blake "Il Capo" Caparello (19-0-1, 6 KOs) at Revel Casino Hotel. Kovalev, 31, originally from Chelyabinsk, Russia and now residing in Fort Lauderdale, FL, will defend his WBO title for the third time since taking it...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Bellew & Nathan Cleverly share bill July 12 in Liverpool, look to rematch next

Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly will take another step closer to a rematch as they share top billing at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on July 12, – part of a big bill with Rocky Fielding, the Smith brothers and Anthony Joshua. Bellew and Cleverly clashed in October 2011 for the Welshman’s WBO Light Heavyweight title at the same venue, and their bitter rivalry has continued to grow...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

British boxing beat: Cleverly scores easy win, Rees goes out on a high note

Blair’s View from Britain British boxing encountered a busy evening on Saturday night, with two separate bills packed with competitive match-ups and genuine importance attached to several fights. In Cardiff, Wales, Nathan Cleverly returned from nine months of inactivity with a bang, comfortably stopping his over-matched opponent; Sean Corbin, within two rounds. Corbin looked relaxed...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Results from Cardiff: Selby wins, in line for Jhonny Gonzalez; Cleverly scores quick KO

Lee Selby earned a shot at Jhonny Gonzalez with a 12-round unanimous decision over Romulo Koasicha in a WBC title elimination bout at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales. Selby was effective with the volume of punches by just doing a solid job of keeping Koasicha on the receiving end of three and four punch combinations. Koasicha had a few opportunities in round's five and...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleverly Looks to Make Impression At Cruiserweight

Former world champion Nathan Cleverly looks to make impression on Cruiserweight division this Saturday on AWE San Diego, CA - May 16, 2014 -This Saturday afternoon, former WBO Light Heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly (26-1, 12 KO’s)  will make his debut as a Cruiserweight when he takes on Sean Corbin in a 12-round bout for the WBA Intercontinental title. The card will...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Selby vs. Koasicha, Cleverly vs. Corbin weigh-in results, photos, video

Lee Selby says he will take a huge step to landing his dream World title when he faces Romulo Koasicha at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on Saturday night. Check out the weigh-in results, quotes and more for the card, which also features Nathan Cleverly's cruiserweight debut. Selby finds himself ranked in the top ten in the IBF and WBO and he believes can turn his number...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly works with PETA UK for “Ink not Mink” campaign

Cleverly Sports His Tattoos – and Not Animal Fur – in New 'Ink, Not Mink' PETA Campaign: In the lead-up to his cruiserweight debut against Guyana's Sean Corbin on 17 May, Welsh boxer and Nathan Cleverly stars in a brand new PETA ad that proclaims, "Ink, Not Mink". The new campaign, which was shot by top celebrity photographer Trevor Leighton, goes on to...
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May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly: Rematch with Tony Bellew is inevitable, we don’t like each other

Nathan Cleverly says a rematch with bitter rival Tony Bellew is ‘inevitable’ as he prepares to make his debut at Cruiserweight on Saturday night from the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff – and he’ll repeat his win when they meet again. Cleverly faces Trinidad’s Shaun Corbin in his first fight at 200lbs and lands in the division two months after Bellew made his bow at the weight...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly: No longer sacrificing to make weight, feels great at cruiserweight

Nathan Cleverly makes his Cruiserweight debut against Sean Corbin at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on May 17, and the Welsh star promises to pack a punch at his new weight. Cleverly moves up from Light Heavyweight for the first time against the Guyanese puncher and returns to the scene of his final fight at Light Heavyweight against big-hitting Russian Sergey Kovalev in August...
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Opponent named for Nathan Cleverly cruiserweight debut May 17

Nathan Cleverly will face Sean Corbin in his debut at Cruiserweight at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on May 17. Cleverly steps up a division and returns to the ring for the first time since August as he aims to get back on the World title trail, this time in the 200lbs division. Guyana-based WBC Caribbean champion Corbin brings 17 wins with 12 KOs to Cardiff, and has travelled...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

The British Boxing Beat: Frampton’s win, Braehmer-Maccarinelli, Cleverly jumps ship

Blair's View from Britain: Last week was primarily one of promotional changes here in the UK. It was announced that Welsh former light heavyweight world titleholder Nathan Cleverly had signed with Matchroom, continuing their pillage of Frank Warren fighters, something that has become a small tradition of late. “Matchroom and Sky Sports is the place to be to get back on top...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly & Lee Selby headline on May 17 in Cardiff; plus Buckland vs. Rees II

Lee Selby and Nathan Cleverly will co-headline a show at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on May 17. Former World Light Heavyweight champion Cleverly will make his debut up at Cruiserweight on the bill, while Selby could defend the European Featherweight title he won against Rendall Munroe at the same venue in February, with promoter Eddie Hearn also hunting a potential World title...
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March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Sergey Kovalev vs. Cedric Agnew preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview - Kovalev vs. Agnew: Late March sees a man who is a serious contender for the crown of "world's biggest P4P puncher," Sergey Kovalev, defend the light heavyweight belt he won from Nathan Cleverly against undefeated Cedric Agnew. The Chicago-native Agnew might not have much name recognition with casual boxing fans, but he is a solid prospect...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

KO artist Sergey Kovalev to face Cedric Agnew on March 18

Courtesy: Scott Heavey The hard-hitting Russian, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev, will step into the ring for the first time in 2014 when he faces the undefeated Cedric Agnew Saturday, March 18, from the Boardwalk in Atlantic City, N.J. Kovalev (23-0, 21 KOs) is coming off a 4-0 2013 where he won the WBO light heavyweight title, with all for wins coming by way of...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Main Events KO highlights from 2013, capped by Kovalev vs. Cleverly, Stevens vs. Roman

2013 was a great year for Main Events. The Totowa, NJ-based promotional company crowned a world champion in Sergey Kovalev and presented him and his team with some pretty sweet championship ring. The second season of NBC Sports Network Fight Night featured 17 exciting bouts in seven installments, including two afternoon broadcasts on NBC. Right here, you can find a video showcasing...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Breakout performance of the year award

2013 Breakout Performance of the Year in Boxing: Every year in the sport of boxing, a handful of fighters put together that special kind of performance that vaults them onto a different level. In 2013, several boxers had such breakout performances in the ring. These types of performances varied greatly from highlight reel knockout wins to dominant skilled boxing exhibitions. Without...
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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