Jeff Powell Quigg v Frampton is the world title fight Britain wants

courtesy of the Daily Mail Barry McGuigan would like to point out that Carl Frampton, the heir apparent to his own Irish legend, would be only too happy to accommodate Scott Quigg, who has just defended the ‘regular’ WBA world super-bantamweight title with a quick-fire KO. However, McGuigan makes it clear that there would be more chance of that Battle of Britain happening if Quigg’s promoter Eddie Hearn would ‘stop posturing on the internet and engage in proper discussion.’ Hearn expressed being ‘keen to make Quigg-Frampton’ in his most recent MailOnline column but McGuigan says: ‘Eddie has not responded to …

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Galahad says he’s ready to move up against Scott Quigg

courtesy of Sheffield’s European champion Kid Galahad, who next fights at Ponds Forge, Sheffield, on May 10, says he is ready to destroy Bury world champion Scott Quigg, who made a successful defence of his WBA super-bantamweight title with a second-round stoppage of South African Tshifiwa Munyai on Saturday. “I’m the upcoming star in the division” Galahad said. “I’m hungry for big fights – I’ve held the WBC International belt, the British title and I’ve won the European title and I’m about to add the Commonwealth to my collection. My promoter is going to make him a substantial offer …

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Scott Quigg believes he is ready for a world title unification fight after his destructive win over Tshifhiwa Munyai.

Scott Quigg believes he is ready for a world title unification fight after his destructive win over Tshifhiwa Munyai. Quigg defended his WBA super-bantamweight title in explosive fashion, halting the South African in the second round in Manchester. The 25-year-old Bury fighter hopes this win has opened the door for some big-name fights and will target fellow champions Leo Santa Cruz and Kiko Martinez. Talks about a domestic clash with Carl Frampton have stalled after the pair failed to agree terms, but Quigg remains keen to face the Belfast man. “After a performance like that, it’s got to be big …

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Quigg v Munyai Media reports

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Quigg Knocks out Munyai in Round 2

By Alexey Sukachev Phones 4u Arena, in Manchester – WBA “regular” super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (28-0-2, 21 KOs) stopped Tshifhiwa Munyai (24-3-1, 12 KOs) in two rounds. Quigg defended his belt (and his undefeated record) for the third time. The native of Bury was first scheduled to take on dangerous Cuban Yoandris Salinas (20-0-2, 12 KOs) in a rematch of their October draw. On paper, WBA #9 Munyai looked to be a fromidable opponent for Quigg. He has been undefeated for the last three and a half years and he is well known for consecutive stoppages of 19-0 and …

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Daily Mail Interview with Scott Quigg

Official Weights from yesterday’s weigh in

Scott Quigg weighed 8 stone 9lbs 5 oz Tshifhiwa Munyai weighed 9 stone 8lbs 12 oz

Quigg: Danger man Munyai is the final obstacle

Bury star believes he’s one step away from super fights Scott Quigg says he needs a devastating performance in his WBA World Super Bantamweight title defence against Tshifhiwa Munyai tomorrow night at the Phones 4 u Arena live on Sky Sports to land one of the huge fights in the division. Quigg defends his title for the second time against the South African and the unbeaten Bury star is targeting a 28th win from his 30th pro fight, and another stoppage to add to the 20 he has on his impressive CV. Winning the way Quigg wants to will take …

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Fight Preview

Scott Quigg vs. Tshifhiwa Munyai Scott Quigg has spent the past two months preparing for an opponent, Nehomar Cermeno, who had been expected to test his credentials at the top of the super-bantamweight division, but who he was ultimately expected to move past en route to bigger and better things in 2014. However, after the Venezuelan withdrew because of visa issues, South African Tshifhiwa Munyai was inserted into the bout, but this isn’t your usual bog-standard replacement who is making a huge step up in class to compete for a world title. Munyai, who has only lost twice in a …

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Lukje Campbell takes a break from boxing

Courtesy of The Bolton News