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Weigh-in results, photos & videos: Ricky Burns, Woodhouse-Limond, Simmons-Camacho

Ricky Burns says he is under no illusions that he must beat Dejan Zlaticanin in style tomorrow night at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow, in order to get back to a Lightweight title. Burns faces Zlaticanin as the first step on a path to Omar Figueroa, but despite the scale of the fight and his first bout under new trainer Tony Sims – the 31 year old hasn’t changed his ethos of not...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Burns, Simmons vs. Camacho, Limond vs. Woodhouse presser quotes & photos

Stephen Simmons and Wadi Camacho renewed their rivalry and stole the show at today’s pre-fight press conference for Friday night’s bill at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow. Simmons goes up against Camacho, but with their bitter feud simmering for months now, it’s the personal bragging rights that both men are eager to seize come fight night. Promoter Eddie Hearn allowed headline...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Willie Limond will consider retirement if he loses to Curtis Woodhouse

Willie Limond says he must beat Curtis Woodhouse when they clash at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow on Friday June 27  – otherwise it could be the end of the road. Limond defends his Commonwealth crown for the second time against Woodhouse having claimed the title last January and retaining it last June, while Woodhouse makes the first defense of the British belt he won in fantastic...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Curtis Woodhouse plans to defeat Derry Mathews on Saturday night & “switch his lights off”

Curtis Woodhouse has told Derry Mathews to ‘stand and fight’ when the fight for the Commonwealth Lightweight title at the sold-out Liverpool Olympia on Saturday night  – and the hometown champion told the challenger he’ll do exactly that. Mathews defends the belt for the first time after his stunning late knockout of Tommy Coyle in Hull in July, a bill that Woodhouse boxed...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Boxer Curtis Woodhouse finally gets face to face with his Twitter nemesis

Remember the story about former soccer player, current boxer Curtis Woodhouse showing up at the house of his twitter troll, after the guy popped off at the mouth one time too many following Woodhouse losing a match? Well Woodhouse finally got to meet James O’Brien – the Twitter harasser- face to face and get an apology on live television. ‘Embarrassed’ James O’Brien apologised...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Curtis Woodhouse, Twitter Troll Apologize To Each Other On TV Show

You may have heard about English boxer Curtis Woodhouse showing up to a man’s house after the man trolled him on Twitter for losing his English light welterweight title to Shayne Singleton. Well, Woodhouse finally got to meet his troll on the English show DayBreak. The boxer sat down with the two hosts of DayBreak to discuss what went on that day and why Woodhouse decided...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Boxer finds Twitter tormentor

British boxer Curtis Woodhouse got so mad, he decided to track his Twitter tormentor down. Woodhouse, a former footballer who played with Hull, set off to find the Twitter user who had been abusing him via the social media networking site following his English light-welterweight title fight loss on Friday. Woodhouse tweeted: ''I'll give (pounds) 1,000 to anybody who...
Via AP on Fox
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Twitter Action: Dude trolls boxer...boxer shows up outside his house

Curtis Woodhouse used to play soccer. He's now a boxer. After a recent loss -- he got into a battle with a troll from the world that is the cesspool of Twitter users. Hilarity... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~
Via Bob's Blitz
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Boxer Curtis Woodhouse Shows Up At House Of a Twitter Troll

We are all aware of that guy or group of keyboard gangsters, who get on Twitter or Facebook and because they are sitting at a computer, feel the need to talk tough, or insult their celebrity of choice because they think or know he won’t do anything. Hopefully this story courtesy of Deadspin changes that perception. Curtis Woodhouse was once a professional soccer player, but took...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Soccer Player Turned Professional Boxer Curtis Woodhouse Makes House-Call on Twitter Troll

Twitter trolls, beware. Curtis Woodhouse is on the case … and he just might inspire a few copycats. Woodhouse, a former professional soccer player turned professional boxer, got fed up with the constant abuse stream of abuse he received from one Twitter user, so he decided to pay the troll a visit and have a man-to-man chat. Woodhouse, 32, once graced the Premier League for Birmingham...
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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