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Tyson Fury: I can beat Deontay Wilder with a hand tied behind my back

Morecambe’s Tyson Fury claims he could beat reigning world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder with “a hand tied behind my back”.
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Scott Fitzgerald put Laszlo Fazekas down in the third round

Preston boxer Scott Fitzgerald beats Laszlo Fazekas on Amir Khan undercard

Scott Fitzgerald made it a perfect 10 with a unanimous points victory over Hungary's Laszlo Fazekas at the Liverpool Arena on Saturday night
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Scott Fitzgerald ready for action on Amir Khan undercard in Liverpool

Scott Fitzgerald hit the scales on Friday ahead of his 10th professional fight on a big night of boxing in Liverpool.

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Lisa Whiteside stands proudly on the podium after being presented with her gold medal

BIG INTERVIEW: Preston golden girl Lisa Whiteside

Craig Salmon talks to Preston’s Lisa Whiteside who won a boxing gold medal 
at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia

Judging by the number of messages which have been sent Lisa Whiteside’s way, she is arguably the most popular champion of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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Confidence sky high for Preston's Scott Fitzgerald after sparring Amir Khan and Liam Smith

Preston boxer Scott Fitzgerald admits his confidence could not be higher as he readies himself for his 10th professional bout on Saturday night.

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Lisa Whiteside kisses her Commonwealth Games gold medal

Lisa Whiteside thrilled to prove that she too is one of England's boxing greats

The shadow of Nicola Adams has long loomed large over Lisa Whiteside.

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Lisa Whiteside with her Commonwealth Games gold medal

Preston's Lisa Whiteside wins boxing gold medal at Commonwealth Games

Lisa Whiteside is the Commonwealth Games champion after she defeated Northern Ireland’s Carly McNaul in the flyweight final on the Gold Coast.

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Lisa Whiteside

Preston boxer Lisa Whiteside wins semi-final and will fight for Commonwealth Games gold

Lisa Whiteside may force the great Barry McGuigan to switch allegiances on Sunday as the Preston puncher goes for Commonwealth Games gold in Australia.
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Lisa Whiteside

Support overwhelms Gold Coast medal hopeful Whiteside

From locking people up to knocking them down in the ring, Lisa Whiteside is not a woman to mess with.

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Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury to make long-awaited return at Manchester Arena on June 9

Tyson Fury’s long-awaited return to the ring has been confirmed.

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Tyson Fury during the press conference announcing his return at the Four Seasons Hotel, London.

Tyson Fury to make long-awaited return at Manchester Arena on June 9

Tyson Fury’s long-awaited return to the ring has been confirmed.

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Lisa Whiteside

Preston boxer Lisa Whiteside enjoys opening bout win in Australia

With world and European Championship medals to her name it is a wonder Lisa Whiteside has had to wait this long to make her debut at a major multi-sport games.
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Reece MacMillan, right, with trainer John Donaghy

Reece MacMillan lands spot on Sam Sexton-Hughie Fury Channel 5 bill

Morecambe’s Reece MacMillan has landed a spot on a major boxing card next month.

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The action at the Commonwealth Games gets underway in the early hours of Thursday morning UK time.

When are Lancashire's athletes in action for Team England at the Commonwealth Games?

A host of Lancashire stars across a range of sports are in action at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia.
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David Price on the canvas after being knocked down by Alexander Povetkin

Sporting Soapbox: The best – and worst – of the fight game

Adam Lord looks beyond the bright lights of another big night for boxing superstar Anthony Joshua and at the chief supporting contest where the murkier side of the sport was on show as David Price was knocked out by Russian Alexander Povetkin

On Saturday night the eyes of much of the sporting world were on South Wales.

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Preston's Scott Fitzgerald has been sparring with Amir Khan ahead of the pair fighting on the same Liverpool card on April 21.

Preston’s Scott Fitzgerald shares ring with Amir Khan ahead of return to action

Scott Fitzgerald has been sharing the ring with one of boxing’s biggest names ahead of his return to action later this month.

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Preston's Matty Clarkson wants to keep busy after long-awaited return to the ring

Matty Clarkson is hoping to keep busy after making his long-awaited return to the ring.

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Jack Catterall ready for Elland Road date after picking up 20th professional win

Jack Catterall will be straight back at it after picking up his 20th professional victory in double quick time.

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Jack Catterall and Matty Clarkson win on Preston Guild Hall fight night

Jack Catterall and Matty Clarkson were both victorious on a big night of boxing at Preston Guild Hall on Saturday night.

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John L Gardner

Big Interview: Forgotten heavyweight champion John Lewis Gardner who nearly fought Muhammad Ali

It is more than a touch ironic that one of the biggest paychecks of John Lewis Gardner’s boxing career did not require him to step foot inside any ring.

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