Omar Figueroa Jr. wins by Unanimous Decision Against Ricky Burns

Omar Figueroa and Ricky Burns

Omar Figueroa Jr. remains undefeated, and has won by unanimous decision against Ricky "Rickster" Burns in the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The fight, aired as part of the Premier Boxing Champions series, was scored at 117-109, 116-110, and another 116-110. Both fighters were very entertaining, with possible influences from the crowd,

How good is Terence Crawford?


Terence Crawford retained his WBO title last weekend with an impressive TKO over the previously undefeated Yuriorkis Gamboa and it now seems like the sky is the limit for Crawford. One thing that has been evident so far in his recent victories over fighters at world level has been the ease

Burns loses as other Scots win


Ricky Burns tenuous links to world level boxing seems to have finally slipped away after losing a 12 round decision in his home town to previously unheralded Montenegrin Dejan Zlaticanin. The tale of the fight was pretty much summed up in the first 15 seconds of the bout as Zlaticanin landed

Weekend preview and prediction: Burns and Crawford


Back in March Ricky Burns finally lost his world title after being dominated for 12 rounds by Terence Crawford. Both fighters are at it again this weekend albeit against different opponents. Burns takes on unknown Montenegrin Dejan Zlaticanin in Glasgow. Zlaticanin may be undefeated but he has never faught someone on

Raymundo Beltran: Ricky Burns is lying

Raymundo Beltran & Ricky Burns

Raymundo Beltran has hit back at WBO champion Ricky Burns after the Scotsman’s claimed that he was gutted at not being given the chance of a re-match against the Mexican and Beltran says that Burns is lying to public. Beltran feels he was cheated out of a victory last time these