WBO Lightweight Champion

Flanagan, Petrov quotes and photo

 Photo: Karen Priestley – WBO Lightweight Champion of the World Terry Flanagan and his latest challenger Petr Petrov came... more

Flanagan stops Cruz in eight to retain WBO lightweight title

Photos: Sumio Yamada- Unbeaten WBO lightweight champion “Turbo Terry” Flanagan (32-0, 13 KOs) scored a one-sided eighth round TKO... more

Flanagan stops Fana to retain WBO title

Photos: Sumio Yamada Unbeaten WBO lightweight champion Terry Flanagan (31-0 12 KOs) scored a twelve round unanimous decision over... more

Lomachenko KOs Martinez in five to win WBO super featherweight world title

Photos: Mikey Williams / Top Rank – In just his seventh pro fight, WBO featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko... more

Warren calls for Flanagan-Crolla unification clash

Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren has issued a statement on making a potential unification clash between WBO lightweight... more

Vasyl Lomachenko stopped Romulo Koasicha to remain WBO lightweight world champion

Vasyl Lomachenko outclassed Romulo Koasicha in Las Vegas and immediately called for bigger and better nights. The Ukrainian superstar... more

Underrated Terry Flanagan destroys Diego Magdaleno to retain his title

  Credit Photo by:  Ben Hoskins /Getty Images – On Saturday night, the reigning, defending WBO lightweight champion of... more

Q&A: Terence Crawford

By Jeff Zimmerman Photo: Mikey Williams/Top Rank Although North Texas got hit with a large snowstorm late Wednesday evening... more

Terence Crawford/Ray Beltran media day

Photos: Chris Farina / Top Rank – WBO Lightweight champion Terence Crawford “the Pride of Omaha” and #1 contender and... more

Photos: Terence Crawford, Ray Beltran Go Face to Face

  OMAHA, NEB — Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion TERENCE “Bud” CRAWFORD, Omaha’s favorite son, will make... more

Crawford: You will hear the words ‘and STILL’

By Bill Green/BG Sports Entertainment Photo: Chris Farina/Top Rank Fight week has arrived and WBO lightweight world champion Terence... more


By:  Michelle Rosado – Just 3 days after outclassing Ricky Burns and becoming the new WBO lightweight champion, Terence... more

Burns’ Trainer Wants Activity, Jab Use On Crawford

By Edward Chaykovsky – Billy Nelson, trainer of WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11 KOs), wants his fighter... more

Ricky ready to set Raymundo record straight in rematch

RICKY BURNS has been granted his wish of a second world title battle with big-hitting Mexican Raymundo Beltran. The... more

Ricky Burns Manager Says Beltran Rematch Nearly Done

By Edward Chaykovsky – According to manager Alex Morrison, WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns (36-2-1, 11KOs) will meet rival Ray Beltran (28-6-1,... more

Ricky Burns keen to set the record straight against Raymundo Beltran

Scottish boxer Ricky Burns says he would be happy to give Raymundo Beltran a rematch once his broken jaw... more

(09/7/2013) Ricky Burns vs. Raymundo Beltran

Date:  September 7, 2013 Title:  WBO Lightweight Championship Location:  Scottish Exhibition Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom Promoter:  Matchroom Boxing/Eddie... more

Burns ready to get over ‘worst round’ of his career in title defence against Beltran

By Declan Warrington – Ricky Burns believes that his last fight, against Jose Gonzalez, produced the ‘worst round’ of... more

Burns Prepared To Dig Deep, Battle Back With Beltran

WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns insists there is no chance of fatherhood turning him soft. The 30-year-old’s wife Amanda... more

Ricky Hatton: Ricky Burns Showed He’s a Real Champ

By Edward Ckaykovsky – Promoter and former champion Ricky Hatton praised WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns for his victory... more

Ricky Burns beats Jose Gonzalez to retain world title

Photos: Joel Colon PR Best – Ricky Burns ended the tremendous challenge of Puerto Rico’s Jose Gonzalez to retain... more

Ricky Burns is Eager To Get Jose Gonzalez in The Ring

Photo:  Skysports – Ricky Burns has entered “crabbit” territory as he awaits Friday’s weigh-in ahead of his WBO world... more

Ricky Burns vs. Jose Gonzalez: Preview and Prediction for Lightweight Title Bout

Photos:  Scott Heavy/Getty Images By Briggs Seekins – On May 11 in Glasgow, Scotland, WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns... more