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St Joes puncher Buckland enters Prizefighter for a second time

1:10pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

ST JOES Gary Buckland and Stephen Foster Jnr lead the line-up for the Prizefighter Lightweights III at York Hall, Bethnal Green on December 6, live on Sky Sports – with Martin J. Ward facing Maxi Hughes on the show in an eliminator for the British Super Featherweight title.

Newport boxer Adam Goldsmith in action in Merthyr

12:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

UNBEATEN Newport welterweight Adam Goldsmith is in action in Merthyr tonight against Cardiff-based Iraqi boxer Ameen Alkailany, writes Andrew Penman.

Promoter Hearn tips Lee Selby for stardom

South Wales Argus: John Selby (left) in action against Joel Brunker during their IBF Featherweight World Championship Final Eliminator fight at the O2 Arena, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 11, 2014. Photo credit should read Adam Davy/PA Wire

5:55pm Monday 13th October 2014

PROMOTER Eddie Hearn expects Lee Selby to continue his ascent to “boxing superstar,” after the featherweight guaranteed himself a world title shot.

Selby insists the best is yet to come despite dazzling display

South Wales Argus: John Selby (left) in action against Joel Brunker during their IBF Featherweight World Championship Final Eliminator fight at the O2 Arena, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 11, 2014. Photo credit should read Adam Davy/PA Wire

3:47am Sunday 12th October 2014

LEE Selby has vowed we haven’t seen anything yet despite a blistering display at London’s O2 Arena to secure a world title shot.

Lee Selby: I will show I am the real deal

South Wales Argus: BIG NIGHT: Lee Selby is preparing for his world title eliminator in Cardiff on May 17

1:22pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

Lee Selby says he’ll prove he can back up the hype around him as he faces Joel Brunker in a final eliminator for the IBF World Featherweight title at The O2 on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports.

Robbie Turley determined to grab British title chance

South Wales Argus: TITLE TILT: Robbie Turley, right, has a British title eliminator next month

11:01am Tuesday 7th October 2014

CEFN Fforest fighter Robbie Turley is aiming to bounce back from defeat and move one step closer to achieving a boyhood dream next month.

Nathan Cleverly blasts back at Tony Bellew

8:06pm Friday 3rd October 2014

NATHAN Cleverly has blasted back as rival Tony Bellew, but admits the loser of their grudge fight might be forced into retirement.

Tony Bellew: The big interview on his Nathan Cleverly obsession

South Wales Argus: Tony Bellew (right) has words with Nathan Cleverly after his WBO International cruiserweight title fight at the Echo Arena, Liverpool

5:49pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

ON NOVEMBER 22 at the Liverpool Echo Arena, Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew will meet in one of British boxing’s biggest grudge matches in recent years.

CLEVERLY - I JUST DON'T LIKE BELLEW

South Wales Argus: File photo dated 15-10-2011 of Tony Bellew (left) and Nathan Cleverly reacting after thir WBO Light-Heavyweight World Championship at the Echo Arena, Liverpool. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday September 29, 2014. Nathan Cleverly and Tony Belle

3:59pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Nathan Cleverly has vowed to step up his quest to become a two-weight world champion by disposing of Tony Bellew in their rematch in Liverpool on November 22.

Bradley Pryce to appeal against points defeat

South Wales Argus: COMPLAINT: Bradley Pryce is angry with the scoring in his latest defeat

1:27pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

NEWBRIDGE boxer Bradley Pryce is set to lodge an official complaint with the British Boxing Board of Control over the scoring of his controversial loss to Lee Markham on Saturday.

Cleverly and Bellew date confirmed as war of words continues

2:43pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE GRUDGE rematch between Tony Bellew and Cefn Fforest fighter Nathan Cleverly has been confirmed for November 22 at the Liverpool Echo Arena.

Bradley Pryce beaten in title challenge

South Wales Argus: GOING FOR GLORY: Bradley Pryce

12:04am Sunday 28th September 2014

NEWBRIDGE boxer Bradley Pryce was edged out 96-95 on points as he challenged Lee Markham for his British Masters Gold super-middleweight title at London's York Hall on Saturday night.

Bradley Pryce still eyeing title glory

South Wales Argus:

12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

FORMER Commonwealth champion Bradley Pryce challenges Lee Markham for his British Masters Gold super-middleweight title at London’s York Hall tonight.

Nathan Cleverly's rematch with Tony Bellew confirmed

South Wales Argus: BIG HIT: Nathan Cleverly, right, beat Tony Bellew in 2011

3:43pm Thursday 25th September 2014

CEFN Fforest star Nathan Cleverly will take on Tony Bellew in a blockbuster rematch at the Echo Arena in Liverpool in November.

St Joes boxers target British titles after defeats

South Wales Argus: TITLE SHOT: Cefn Fforest fighter Robbie Turley, right

12:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

ST JOSEPH’S fighters Robbie Turley and Gary Buckland are both aiming to bounce back from defeat as they target British titles, writes Andrew Penman.

Hearn confirms Liverpool return for Bellew v Cleverly

2:16pm Thursday 18th September 2014

PROMOTER Eddie Hearn has confirmed Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew are set for a world title eliminator in Liverpool at the end of November.

Hearn confirms he's closing in on Cleverly showdown with Bellew

South Wales Argus: Tony Bellew (right) has words with Nathan Cleverly after his WBO International cruiserweight title fight at the Echo Arena, Liverpool

12:19pm Monday 15th September 2014

Promoter Eddie Hearn says that the hotly anticipated rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew is close to being finalised.

World title eliminator a moment of truth for Lee Selby

South Wales Argus: TITLE SHOT: Lee Selby takes on Joel Brunker in an IBF world featherweight title final eliminator at the 02 Arena on October11Picture: Lawrence Lustig, Matchroom Sport

4:18pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

ST JOSEPH’S star Lee Selby says next month’s final IBF world title eliminator against Australian Joel Brunker is the moment of truth for him.

Lee Selby edges closer to world title shot

South Wales Argus: RISING STAR: Lee Selby celebrates after winning the WBC international featherweight belt in May

2:03pm Friday 29th August 2014

ST JOSEPH’S star Lee Selby will face Joel Brunker in a final eliminator for the IBF world featherweight title at the O2 in London on Saturday, October 11.

Calzaghe wants a crack at Welsh amateur boxing role

South Wales Argus: Enzo Calzaghe (8954503)

7:48am Wednesday 6th August 2014

LEGENDARY trainer Enzo Calzaghe wants to work with Wales’ amateur stars and has blasted Welsh boxing chiefs and coaches for their performance in the Commonwealth Games.

Fred Evans suffers Commonwealth Games KO

South Wales Argus: SILVER MEDAL: Newport boxer Fred Evans on his way to victory over number one ranked Egidijus Kavaliauskas

4:17pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OLYMPIC silver medallist Fred Evans has been forced out of the Commonwealth Games after having his accreditation refused.

Cleverly set for a return to Bellew's backyard

South Wales Argus: Tony Bellew (right) has words with Nathan Cleverly after his WBO International cruiserweight title fight at the Echo Arena, Liverpool

2:52pm Monday 21st July 2014

NATHAN Cleverly’s bid to finally silence long-term rival Tony Bellew will see him once again enter the Lions’ Den, the Argus understands.

Nathan Cleverly vows to silence 'disrespectful' Tony Bellew

South Wales Argus: GRUDGE: Nathan Cleverly, centre, listens to Tony Bellew's taunts at the Echo Arena, Liverpool, on Saturday

3:21pm Monday 14th July 2014

CEFN Fforest star Nathan Cleverly has vowed to silence Tony Bellew on the way to becoming a cruiserweight world champion.

Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew clash after wins in Liverpool

South Wales Argus:

12:00am Sunday 13th July 2014

CEFN Fforest ace Nathan Cleverly won his second fight at cruiserweight before a verbal sparring session with bitter rival Tony Bellew at ringside.

Newport's Craig Woodruff ready for big stage

South Wales Argus: REMATCH: Craig Woodruff, left, is looking to avenge last year's defeat  to Mitchell Buckland, right

12:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

NEWPORT lightweight Craig Woodruff is relishing his chance to shine live on Sky Sports tonight when he takes on Olympic champion Luke Campbell, writes Andrew Penman.

Gary Buckland ready to prove the bookies wrong

South Wales Argus: BATTLE: Gary Buckland, left, in action against Stephen Smith last year

11:34am Saturday 12th July 2014

ST JOSEPH’S star Gary Buckland says he’s happy to be the underdog as he takes on Richard Commey for the Commonwealth lightweight title tonight.

Robbie Turley's Welsh title bid ends in defeat

South Wales Argus:

11:44pm Friday 11th July 2014

CEFN Fforest fighter Robbie Turley failed in his bid to win the Welsh featherweight title in Merthyr as hometown hero Dai Davies repeated his triumph of five years ago.

I'll retire Nathan Cleverly, claims bitter rival Tony Bellew

South Wales Argus: BIG HIT: Nathan Cleverly, right, beat Tony Bellew in 2011

12:59pm Friday 11th July 2014

TONY Bellew claims he will beat Julio Cesar Dos Santos at the Echo Arena in Liverpool tomorrow night and then concentrate on ending Nathan Cleverly's career.

I'll give Bellew a proper beating next time, blasts Nathan Cleverly

South Wales Argus: MASTER BLASTER: Nathan Cleverly (left) in action with Robin Krasniqi during the WBO World Light-Heavyweight Championship title fight at Wembley Arena, London.

11:33am Wednesday 9th July 2014

CEFN Fforest boxing star Nathan Cleverly knows that beating Alejandro Valori on Saturday night will lead to a massive British grudge rematch with Tony Bellew – and he’s certain he’ll beat his bitter Liverpool foe again.

Gary Buckland ready to be a Commey basher

South Wales Argus: Gavin Rees (right) in action against Gary Buckland in their WBC International super middleweight title fight at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday May 17, 2014. See PA story BOXING Cardiff. Photo credit should r

10:31am Wednesday 9th July 2014

ST JOSEPH’S star Gary Buckland believes his experience can put an end to Richard Commey’s perfect record when the pair clash for the Commonwealth lightweight title on Saturday night.

Every fight is like a world title fight now, says Nathan Cleverly

South Wales Argus: DEFEAT: Nathan Cleverly can't afford a repeat of last year's loss to Sergey Kovalev

9:53am Friday 4th July 2014

FORMER world champion Nathan Cleverly says every fight is like a world title contest for him now – and he knows another defeat could end his hopes of a return to the top of the sport.

Newport's Craig Woodruff set for Luke Campbell clash

South Wales Argus: BIG CHANCE: Newport's Craig Woodruff, right

9:47am Thursday 3rd July 2014

NEWPORT boxer Craig Woodruff is set to get a shot at Olympic champion Luke Campbell in Liverpool next week, writes Andrew Penman.

Bellew: I'm not thinking about Nathan Cleverly

South Wales Argus: Boxer Nathan Cleverly during a press conference at The Landmark Hotel, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday June 18, 2013. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
            
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12:25pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

Tony Bellew insists he is not thinking about Nathan Cleverly as the pair share top billing on July 12 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, live on Sky Sports.

Calzaghe backing for Cleverly

South Wales Argus: WORLD CHAMP: Nathan Cleverly

12:22pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

NATHAN Cleverly’s bid to become a two-weight world champion has been boosted by support from Wales’ best-ever, Joe Calzaghe.

Torfaen teenager in European boxing championships

South Wales Argus: TOP TALENT: Crimea Jenkins, centre, with coaches Simon Weaver, left, and Tony Williams after winning gold in the Pirkka Cup in Finland

11:46am Wednesday 25th June 2014

TEENAGE Torfaen boxer Crimea Jenkins is flying out to Hungary to box in the European Championships.

Robbie Turley on revenge mission in Welsh title bout

South Wales Argus: TITLE SHOT: Cefn Fforest fighter Robbie Turley, right

3:18pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

CEFN Fforest boxer Robbie Turley will have revenge on his mind when he takes on hometown hero Dai Davies in Merthyr next month.

Nathan Clevery opponent named

South Wales Argus: BIG NIGHT: Nathan Cleverly makes his debut at cruiserweight tonight

3:15pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

GWENT'S former world light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly will face Alejandro Emilio Valori at Liverpool's Echo Arena on Saturday, July 12.

Buckland boosted by Flynn and County

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7:31pm Monday 9th June 2014

ST JOES boxing gym star Gary Buckland has been receiving some moral support as he prepares for a Commonwealth title shot, from his friends at Newport County AFC, writes Michael Pearlman.

Enzo Calzaghe blasts Froch and Groves for "worst ever," million pound fight, big interview, part four

South Wales Argus: Joe and Enzo Calzaghe (6792993)

9:41pm Friday 6th June 2014

JOE Calzaghe is set for one of the biggest honours of his career this weekend as he’s inducted into boxing’s hall of fame as a first ballot entrant.

Hopkins was probably my defining win: Joe Calzaghe big interview, part three

South Wales Argus: Joe Calzaghe (6792999)

9:37pm Thursday 5th June 2014

JOE Calzaghe is set for one of the biggest honours of his career this weekend as he’s inducted into boxing’s hall of fame as a first ballot entrant.

Nathan Cleverly's collision with Tony Bellew moves a step closer

4:34pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly will take another step closer to a rematch as they share top billing at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on July 12, live on Sky Sports – part of a star-studded bill with Rocky Fielding, the Smith brothers and Anthony Joshua MBE.

Did I retire at the right time? My arthritis says yes! Joe Calzaghe big interview, part two

South Wales Argus: Joe Calzaghe  (6792853)

9:07pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

JOE Calzaghe is set for one of the biggest honours of his career this weekend as he’s inducted into boxing’s hall of fame as a first ballot entrant.

Calzaghe: I'd have destroyed Froch, big interview, part one

South Wales Argus: File photo dated 31/05/2014 of Carl Froch knocking down George Groves to win the IBF and WBA World Super Middleweight Title fight at Wembley Stadium, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday June 1, 2014. Carl Froch says the crushing right-hand

9:09pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

JOE Calzaghe is set for one of the biggest honours of his career this weekend as he’s inducted into boxing’s hall of fame as a first ballot entrant.

Calzaghe delighted by honour but envious of Froch and Groves

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11:21am Saturday 24th May 2014

GWENT’S greatest ever sportsman Joe Calzaghe is celebrating after receiving a double honour to add to his list of glittering achievements.

Rees lauded by trainers past and present

7:00am Saturday 24th May 2014

TRAINERS past and present have paid tribute to Newbridge’s Gavin Rees after he decided to retire, writes Michael Pearlman.

Cleverly feeling better mentally and physically

South Wales Argus: Nathan Cleverly (left) in action against Shaun Corbin during their WBA Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday May 17, 2014. See PA story BOXING Cardiff. Photo credit should r

8:10am Wednesday 21st May 2014

NATHAN Cleverly has admitted he's come out of the dark and into the light mentally in a year of change.

Gary Buckland tipped to bounce back

7:03am Wednesday 21st May 2014

GARY Buckland is being tipped to bounce back from defeat to Gavin Rees, writes Michael Pearlman.

Nathan Cleverly now set for back-to-back fights in Liverpool

6:07pm Monday 19th May 2014

NATHAN Cleverly is being lined-up for back-to-back fights in Liverpool in 2014 with the second a blockbuster showdown with Tony Bellew.

Rees steals the show on positive night for Welsh boxing

South Wales Argus: Nathan Cleverly celebrates after beating Shaun Corbin during their WBA Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday May 17, 2014. See PA story BOXING Cardiff. Photo credit should r

5:00pm Sunday 18th May 2014

IT WAS a night of new beginnings at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena, but it was a man who brought the curtain down on his career who stole the show.

Lee Selby set for world title shot after routine victory

11:19pm Saturday 17th May 2014

LEE SELBY is heading for a world title showdown after winning the fight he really needed to against Romulo Koasicha at the Motorpoint Arena.


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