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  1. Scott Quigg eyes showdown title fights in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bury Times

    BURY boxer Scott Quigg ends 2014 as he began - still the WBA super bantamweight world champion after a unanimous points victory over Japan's Hidenori Ohtake last Saturday. Now both Quigg and his Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn are gunning for a hat-trick of high-profile opponents in 2015 as Quigg looks to add to his belt collection by beating WBC holder Leo Santa Cruz, IBF champion Carl Frampton and undisputed king of the division Guillermo Rigondeaux.

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  2. Froch Details Why DeGale Makes No Sense, Chavez DoesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Boxing Scene

    IBF/WBA 'regular' super middleweight champion Carl Froch has no interest in facing Olympic gold medal winner James DeGale , who is the IBF's mandatory challenger. During a recent interview, Froch revealed that his promoter, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, was heading to the United States for a meeting with adviser/manager Al Haymon to work out a deal for a fight with Mexican superstar Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. .

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  3. Scott Quigg (right) on his way to defeating Hidenori Otake in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Quigg claimed a unanimous points decision over stubborn Japanese opponent Hidenori Otake to successfully defend his WBA super-bantamweight title in Liverpool on Saturday night.

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  4. Quigg targets Frampton showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | BBC News

    Scott Quigg wants to fight Carl Frampton after a unanimous points win over Hidenori Otake saw him defend his WBA super-bantamweight title. "Obviously the Carl Frampton fight is the fight everyone wants to see," the 26-year-old told BBC Radio Manchester.

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  5. Eddie Hearn: Title showdowns on the horizon for Scott QuiggRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    PROMOTER Eddie Hearn is predicting big things in 2015 for Bury boxer Scott Quigg after a fifth successful defence of his WBA super bantamweight title in Liverpool on Saturday night. Quigg was made to work hard by stubborn Japanese opponent Hidenori Ohtake at the Echo Arena but was always on the front foot and was a comfortable victor with a unanimous points decision.

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  6. Tough test was a worthy workout for Scot QuiggRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    BURY boxer Scott Quigg ends 2014 as he began - still the WBA super bantamweight world champion after a unanimous points victory over Japan's Hidenori Ohtake on Saturday. Quigg made a successful fifth defence of his crown at Liverpool's Echo Arena on the undercard of the Nathan Cleverly v Tony Bellew rematch but was made to battle hard by Ohtake before a 119-109, 119-109, 118-110 verdict.

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  7. Scott Quigg taken the distance by Japan's Hidenori OtakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Much-vaunted Carl Frampton rival Scott Quigg made a successful fifth defence of his WBA super-bantamweight title with a unanimous points win over Japan's Hidenori Otake at the Echo Arena in Liverpool.

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  8. Pacquiao shows off power in decision over AlgieriRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    MACAU>> Manny Pacquiao got the big knockdowns he so desperately craved, battering Chris Algieri around the ring at will on his way to a decision win in one of the most lopsided welterweight title fights imaginable. Pacquiao chased Algieri from the opening bell, knocking him down repeatedly and dominating.

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  9. Bury's Scott Quigg retains WBA super bantamweight belt with unanimous ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Bury Times

    BURY'S Scott Quigg successfully defended his WBA super bantamweight crown with a unanimous points victory over Japan's Hidenori Ohtake in Liverpool last night. The unbeaten 26-year-old controlled the fight from start to finish but was made to go the distance by a resiliant Ohtake before a 119-109, 119-109, 118-110 triumph.

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  10. Nathan Cleverly beaten by Tony Bellew in split decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | IcNetwork

    Tony Bellew dredged up a revenge points win over Nathan Cleverly to move into world cruiserweight title contention in a sluggish contest at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Bellew came on strong in the later rounds to clinch a majority decision win and make up for his majority decision defeat to the Welshman in their WBO light-heavyweight showdown at the same venue three years ago.

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  11. McDonnell retains WBA beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Ananova

    Jamie McDonnell was forced to dig deep before retaining his WBA bantamweight title with a 10th round stoppage win over Javier Chacon. The Doncaster man was troubled by a fiery challenger, but his steady pressure appeared to take its toll on Chacon, who was forced out of the fight by a dislocated shoulder.

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  12. Quigg retains WBA super-bantam belt from OtakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Scott Quigg successfully defended his WBA super bantamweight belt a fifth time with a unanimous points win against Hidenori Otake of Japan on Saturday. Quigg wobbled Otake in the second round, opened a cut around his left eye in the 10th, and landed a fierce left hook in the 11th, but the British fighter had to settle for a one-sided decision.

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  13. Quigg retains title on points in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | RTE.ie

    Scott Quigg made a successful fifth defence of his WBA super-bantamweight title with a unanimous points win over Japan's Hidenori Otake at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The Bury 26-year-old wobbled his opponent in the second round but was ultimately forced to settle for a one-sided 12-round work-out.

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  14. Quigg and McDonnell retain titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Newsday

    Britain's Scott Quigg defended his WBA world super-bantamweight title with a unanimous points win over Japan's Hidenori Otake. Despite sustaining a large cut to the right eyebrow, Otake was able to take the bout to the judges, who scored it 119-109 119-109 118-110 to Quigg.

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  15. Scott Quigg vs. Hidenori Otake: Winner, Scorecard and AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | BleacherReport

    Scott Quigg easily defended his WBA super bantamweight title against Hidenori Otake in the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England, on Saturday, winning by unanimous decision. Quigg had a massive lead on all of the judges' scorecards, which read 119-109, 119-109 and 118-110.

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  16. Scott Quigg Retains: Saunders, Smith Win DecisionsRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Boxing Scene

    Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside - WBA 'regular' super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg won a twelve round unanimous decision over a game Hidenori Otake . The scores were 119-109, 119-109 and 118-110.

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  17. Scott Quigg retains super bantamweight world crown with points win over Hidenori OhtakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Daily Mail

    Scott Quigg successfully defended his WBA super-bantamweight world title for the fifth time against Hidenori Ohtake who suffered his first defeat in seven years. Quigg was taken the distance by the Japanese visitor in Liverpool on Saturday night, winning almost every round in what was a workmanlike victory.

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  18. Jamie McDonnell retains bantamweight world crown after Javier...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Daily Mail

    Jamie McDonnell set himself up for a Las Vegas unification clash with Tomoki Kameda next year with a bizarre victory over Javier Chacon. McDonnell, defending his WBA bantamweight world title for the first time, was struggling to impose himself on the fight when his opponent pulled out suddenly in the 10th round citing an injury to his right shoulder.

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  19. Joshua: Price and Fury Can Stop Worrying About MeRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Boxing Scene

    Fury wants Joshua after his meeting with Dereck Chisora next week while Price is in action on December 6 also with an eye on a 2015 clash with the Watford-born star. Joshua, 25, against either would be a massive money spinner but the 2012 Olympic gold medallist refused to call them out ahead of his clash with veteran Michael Sprott this weekend.

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  20. Judgment day for Nathan Cleverly and Tony BellewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2013 | Campaignseries.co.uk

    CEFN Fforest star Nathan Cleverly looks to complete his fast-track back towards world title contention when he takes on Tony Bellew at the Echo Arena in Liverpool tonight. The winner of their much-anticipated rematch can expect to earn a showdown with reigning WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck, who will be at ringside to watch the contest.

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