Scott Quigg ready for Otake

  Scott Quigg’s fifth defence will form part of the Sky Sports Box Office bill at the sold-out Echo Arena in Liverpool this Saturday. Quigg told Sky Sports News HQ he had only seen limited footage of the Japanese champion, who is ranked third in the IBF list and fighting outside his home country for the first time in 26 contests (22-1-3). Quigg dismissed concerns that he would struggle if the fight was drawn out, given his last three contests have not gone past three rounds. Knockout “I’m expecting Ohtake to come out aggressive. He says he’s going for the …

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Crolla Gets a world Title shot

“I have been watching a bit of Abril over the last year because we have been linked with a fight before, but I will watch a lot more of him after tonight. He is a very good champion, he is avoided for a reason. “He came onto the scene when he fought Brandon Rios and everybody except the judges that night could see he won clearly. He is a very good fighter, a well-schooled amateur and nice and relaxed. “It is a very big ask but there will be a few factors in my favour like being in my home …

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Sky Sports: Quigg v Frampton. Who wins ?

Hidenori Otake vows to shock Scott Quigg

Scott Quigg on Bikram Yoga

Unforgettable night of boxing

  Preview of Bellow v Cleverly November 22nd,Echo Arena, Liverpool.

Scott Quigg “Happy to Make Sacrifices for stardom”

Courtesy of the Bolton News:

Scott Quigg on Hidenori Otake.

Scott Quigg is preparing for the ‘toughest test’ of his career against Hidenori Otake.   The WBA super bantamweight champion will make the fifth defence of his title against the 33-year-old from Japan at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on November 22. Quigg, from Bury, had to hastily rearrange his plans after original opponent Shingo Wake was forced to pull out with an ankle injury. But the 26-year-old believes Japanese champion Otake poses a genuine challenge to his undefeated record and hopes of securing world title unification clashes in 2015. He said: “I can’t wait to defend my world title …

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Quigg faces Hidenori Otake in Liverpool

Bury star defends World title against Japanese champion on Cleverly-Bellew rematch card Scott Quigg will defend his WBA World Super Bantamweight title against Japan’s Hidenori Otake at the sold-out Echo Arena in Liverpool on November 22, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Quigg defends his title for the fifth time against Otake, ranked at number three with the IBF and coming to England off the back of four successful defences of the Japanese title he claimed in August 2012. The Bury star saw off the spirited challenge of Belgium’s Stephane Jamoye with a trademark body shot in the third round …

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When Scott Quigg Met David Haye

17th Ocober 2014 Scott Quigg bumped into former Heavyweight World Champion David Haye when David was a guest speaker at the Bolholt Hotel in Scott’s home town of Bury on Friday night. Scott, who trains at the Bolholt Hotel, met David and both champions engaged in conversation before posing for a photograph together. David wished Scott all the best in his career and there was even talk of a possible comeback for David