Anthony Crolla-Jorge Linares final presser photos & quotes, tale of the tape

Jorge Linares says he won’t make the same mistakes the Ismael Barroso did against Anthony Crolla when they clash at the Manchester Arena on Saturday. Crolla destroyed Barroso with a now-trademark body shot in the seventh round of the first defence of his WBA crown at the arena in July, soaking up the early pressure from the hard-hitting challenger before imposing himself and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
16 hours ago

Ricky Hatton: Anthony Crolla has a mean streak & he can do the business against Jorge Linares

Ricky Hatton has backed Anthony Crolla to become the first Englishman to win the Ring Magazine Lightweight title in his unification blockbuster with Jorge Linares at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night. Hatton landed the Super Welterweight strap in the same arena in April 2006 when he forced Kostya Tszyu to quit after 11 thrilling rounds. The ‘Hitman’ will be ringside on Saturday...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago

Anthony Crolla: I’ve got to use my brain against Jorge Linares & take advantage of his weaknesses

Anthony Crolla says he’s Jorge Linares is the best fighter he’s faced – but believes there are flaws he can exploit as they clash at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night. Crolla welcomes Linares into his hometown fortress where he’s been so impressive in his last two outing – unleashing a pair of fiendish bodyshots to KO Darleys Perez to win the WBA crown in November...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago

Jorge Linares: Anthony Crolla’s supporters can’t fight for him, the best fighter will win

Jorge Linares has told Anthony Crolla that his fans cannot help him in their unification Lightweight title fight at the Manchester Arena on Saturday September 24. Three-weight titleholderLinares brings his all-action style to Manchester for the contest, as he looks to halt Crolla’s remarkable rise to the top of the 135lbs division. ‘Million Dollar’ has thrilled the Manchester...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago

Jorge Linares To Defend WBC Title May 30th In London

LOS ANGELES (May 19, 2015)  Back on top of the boxing world after winning his third division world championship last December, Venezuela’s Jorge “El Niño De Oro” Linares will travel to London, England to defend his WBC Lightweight title for the first time against top British contender“Mighty” Kevin Mitchell at The O2, live on Sky Sports Box Office on Saturday,...
Via BadCulture
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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