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#World Title

# world-title - Sunday 14 April, 2019

'I won the fight' - Controversy as Kildare's Hogan loses world title bout
# Unhappy
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# Unhappy

'I won the fight' - Controversy as Kildare's Hogan loses world title bout

Apr 14th 2019, 9:33 AM 46,316 Views 16 Comments

The Brisbane-based boxer claims he was hard done by last night.

# world-title - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

In case you missed it: Watch Katie Taylor add WBO world title to her collection
# Full Fight
From The42
# Full Fight

In case you missed it: Watch Katie Taylor add WBO world title to her collection

Mar 19th 2019, 10:54 AM 11,973 Views 6 Comments

Rose Volante was the latest champion to be dethroned by Bray’s finest in Philadelphia on Friday night.

# world-title - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Katie Taylor could have 7 fights this year as she's fast-tracked towards world title shot
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Katie Taylor could have 7 fights this year as she's fast-tracked towards world title shot

Feb 28th 2017, 7:15 AM 3,879 Views 3 Comments

The Bray boxer has her first fight of 2017 in London this Saturday night.

# world-title - Friday 29 July, 2016

From North Belfast to NYC: Carl Frampton's long road to the top
# Glory Path
From The42
# Glory Path

From North Belfast to NYC: Carl Frampton's long road to the top

Jul 29th 2016, 7:30 AM 3,245 Views 8 Comments

The Belfast boxer has won Irish amateur, Celtic, Commonwealth and world titles – but Saturday night is his biggest test to date.

# world-title - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights
# Head To Head
From The42
# Head To Head

Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights

Jul 28th 2016, 7:00 AM 4,425 Views 6 Comments

In anticipation of this weekend’s big fight, we take a look back at some of the most notable fights between both countries.

# world-title - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Stats don't lie: Carl Frampton is up against one of the best in the world this weekend
# El Terremoto
From The42
# El Terremoto

Stats don't lie: Carl Frampton is up against one of the best in the world this weekend

Jul 27th 2016, 7:15 AM 6,058 Views 2 Comments

Leo Santa Cruz is a big step up from any of the Jackal’s previous opponents.

# world-title - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Dubliner Stephen Ormond will have a world title shot on the line in his next fight
# Ready To Rock
From The42
# Ready To Rock

Dubliner Stephen Ormond will have a world title shot on the line in his next fight

Jul 14th 2016, 2:53 PM 3,726 Views 0 Comments

‘The Rock’ fights in an IBF world title eliminator in Las Vegas on 5 August.

# world-title - Saturday 9 July, 2016

'Three fights and then he's ready': Ryan Burnett could be Ireland's next world boxing champion
# Feel The Burn-ett
From The42
# Feel The Burn-ett

'Three fights and then he's ready': Ryan Burnett could be Ireland's next world boxing champion

Jul 9th 2016, 7:30 AM 4,174 Views 1 Comment

A Burnett world title fight would be the first in Belfast since Carl Frampton defeated Chris Avalos.

# world-title - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Fury in 'peak condition' ahead of Klitschko showdown
# Fists Of Fury
From The42
# Fists Of Fury

Fury in 'peak condition' ahead of Klitschko showdown

Nov 25th 2015, 12:10 AM 6,232 Views 14 Comments

World-title challenger 100 per cent prepared after ‘five-month’ camp.

# world-title - Monday 17 August, 2015

Billy Joe Saunders: Home soil or not, I don't want any advantages
# Home Comforts
From The42
# Home Comforts

Billy Joe Saunders: Home soil or not, I don't want any advantages

Aug 17th 2015, 9:50 PM 4,697 Views 11 Comments

“Now that it’s in Manchester, [the fight is] even closer than it was before,” says Andy Lee.

# world-title - Friday 10 April, 2015

No sleep 'til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night
# We Go Hard
From The42
# We Go Hard

No sleep 'til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night

Apr 10th 2015, 2:34 PM 3,406 Views 5 Comments

The Limerick native is the big underdog against ‘Kid Chocolate’.

# world-title - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York
# World Title
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# World Title

Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York

Jan 21st 2015, 8:42 AM 4,204 Views 9 Comments

However, heading to the Big Apple will significantly increase the Limerick boxer’s payday.

# world-title - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Dublin defence of world title in March a possibility, admits Andy Lee
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Dublin defence of world title in March a possibility, admits Andy Lee

Jan 10th 2015, 8:16 AM 4,320 Views 17 Comments

Reports earlier suggested an event had been set for St Patrick’s weekend.

# world-title - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Sebastian Vettel wins F1 Championship as Mark Webber retires
# Formula One
From The42
# Formula One

Sebastian Vettel wins F1 Championship as Mark Webber retires

Oct 27th 2013, 11:06 AM 2,263 Views 3 Comments

The German’s closest challenger, Fernando Alonso finished well down the field.

# world-title - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Don't call it a comeback: O'Sullivan will defend world title in April
# Return
From The42
# Return

Don't call it a comeback: O'Sullivan will defend world title in April

Feb 26th 2013, 12:34 PM 835 Views 2 Comments

The Englishman will be the top seed at the upcoming event, having previously grown disenchanted with snooker.

# world-title - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel
# Dry Your Eyes Mate
From The42
# Dry Your Eyes Mate

'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel

Nov 27th 2012, 2:29 PM 886 Views 2 Comments

The retiring Michael Schumacher would surely scoff at such an admission from his compatriot.

# world-title - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Showdown in the Sun Bowl: Lee challenges Chavez Jr to title fight
# Fighting Talk
From The42
# Fighting Talk

Showdown in the Sun Bowl: Lee challenges Chavez Jr to title fight

Mar 21st 2012, 3:18 PM 394 Views 0 Comments

Limerick’s Andy Lee has called on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr to grant him a shot at the WBC middleweight title on 16 June.

# world-title - Friday 18 March, 2011

Big Bang's manager says Saturday's title fight "will be one of the greatest"
# Big Bang
From The42
# Big Bang

Big Bang's manager says Saturday's title fight "will be one of the greatest"

Mar 18th 2011, 4:04 PM 472 Views 0 Comments

Phil Sutcliffe promises fireworks in Citywest when Willie Casey faces off against Guillermo Rigondeaux.

# world-title - Monday 7 March, 2011

Haye-Klitschko title fight looks almost certain
# Fight Club
From The42
# Fight Club

Haye-Klitschko title fight looks almost certain

Mar 7th 2011, 3:49 PM 334 Views 0 Comments

$100m unification fight set to take place in Germany in the summer.

# world-title - Friday 4 March, 2011

'Big Bang' boxing broadcast likely to go ahead
# World Title
From The42
# World Title

'Big Bang' boxing broadcast likely to go ahead

Mar 4th 2011, 2:02 PM 424 Views 0 Comments

Casey’s world title fight to be covered live after promoters agree to help with production costs.