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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10 days ago  |  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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13 days ago  |  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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16 days ago  |  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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24 days ago  |  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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Lee Selby and Nathan Cleverly will co-headline at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff

Lee Selby and Nathan Cleverly will co-headline a bumper show at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on May 17, live on Sky Sports, with tickets on sale now.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...
Via Ringnews24
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Kovalev stops Cleverly for title

Sergey Kovalev handed Nathan Cleverly his first professional loss by stopping the Welshman in the fourth round to take his rival's WBO light-heavyweight title on Saturday. The unbeaten Kovalev claimed his 22nd win after flooring Cleverly twice in the third round before forcing referee Terry O'Connor to step in 29 seconds into the following round after the Russian unleashed...
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August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev: Full weigh in video

Nathan Cleverly and Sergey Kovalev weighed in today ahead of their HBO bout in Cardiff, Wales that will see Cleverly attempt to defend his WBO light heavyweight title. Cleverly (26-0) weighed in at 174 pounds while his challenger, Kovalev (21-0-1, 19 KO) weighed in at 173, both under the 175-pound limit. Kovalev is looking to win his first major world title in a bout many see him...
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August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev- Final press conference highlights

This Saturday night across the pond in Wales, WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly will defend his title against the iron fists of Russian KO artist Sergey Kovalev. To the casual fan, the names of Cleverly and Kovalev might draw blank stares but to die hard fans this is a fight that could have a knockout ending. Out of his 21 professional fights, Kovalev has knocked out...
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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Volume Control: Nathan Cleverly Overruns Robin Krasniqi

(Cleverly, right, lets his hands go) If Nathan Cleverly had been hoping to stake his claim for a tutorial with the old master at light heavyweight, Bernard Hopkins, then he could probably have done with looking a tad less unruly than he eventually managed in shutting out Robin Krasniqi on Saturday on Epix. Cleverly, 25-0 (12 KO), Cefn Fforest, Wales, dominated Krasniqi, 39-3...
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April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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