Young boxers compete in Greater Manchester Schoolboys Championships

Bury Times: Young boxers compete in Greater Manchester Schoolboys Championships

12:00pm Friday 4th April 2014

Young boxers from Bury Amateur Boxing Club have been taking part in the regional finals of the Greater Manchester Schoolboys Championships.

'I'm just an ordinary lad who likes to box,' says humble world boxing champion Scott Quigg

Bury Times: Scott Quigg: I want to keep the world crown

7:00am Friday 4th April 2014

WORLD boxing champion Scott Quigg steps into the ring at Manchester’s Phones4U Arena later this month hoping to make his fellow Buryites proud once more.

Bury Amateur Boxing Club's Brian Rennie into semi-finals of Elite championships

Bury Times: Amateur boxer Brian Rennie

5:32pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Bury amateur boxer Brian Rennie competed in the quarter-finals of the North West Elite Senior Championships at Walkden Sixth Form College on Saturday. In his 75kg fight, Rennie won unanimously on points over G Parrish, from Urmston ABC.

Bury amateur boxing trio progress into semi-finals of schoolboys contest

5:15pm Wednesday 26th March 2014

Four youngsters from Bury Amateur Boxing Club were in action in the quarter-finals of the schoolboy championships at Croxteth Sports Centre in Liverpool on Sunday.

Thai boxer Turnbill is UK’s number two

Bury Times: ELATED Joshua Turnbill

9:00am Friday 14th March 2014

An “elated” Thai boxer from Bury has been named the UK’s second highest ranked fighter.

Three nations victory for amateur boxer Ali

Bury Times: Muhammad Ali

4:23pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

Muhammad Ali was in action at the three nations finals tournament in Edinburgh on Friday.

Bury boxing great dies

10:00am Thursday 6th March 2014

It has been another successful week at Bury Amateur Boxing Club with two youngsters taking on boxers from the army and navy in the annual Help The Heroes fundraiser.

Quigg sets date for WBA title defence

Bury Times: Boxing Day gig for Bury’s Scott Quigg

8:00am Thursday 27th February 2014

BURY boxer Scott Quigg will make the second defence of his WBA world super-bantamweight title against Venezuelan Nehomar Cermeno at Manchester’s Phones4u Arena on April 19.

Talented Muhammad Ali fights for gold medal

Bury Times: Muhammad Ali won on a split decision

12:00pm Thursday 20th February 2014

A young amateur boxer from Bury will compete in the youth championship final at Walkden Sixth Form Centre, Worsely, on Sunday.

Brian wins gold medal in Sweden

9:00am Friday 14th February 2014

Two amateur boxers from Bury have taken part in a multi-national boxing tournament in Malmo, Sweden.

Muhammad’s winning round at national youth finals

Bury Times: Muhammad Ali won on a split decision

10:00am Friday 31st January 2014

Two young boxers from Bury Amateur Boxing Club took part in Greater Manchester’s National Youth Finals on Saturday.

Frustration to fantasy land: Boxer Scott Quigg sums up a champion year

Bury Times: Scott Quigg: I want to keep the world crown

12:20pm Friday 10th January 2014

IT was a year that started with frustration but ended in fantasy land for Bury’s Scott Quigg who goes into 2014 as a world champion boxer.

Boxing Day gig for Bury’s Scott Quigg

Bury Times: Boxing Day gig for Bury’s Scott Quigg

9:00am Wednesday 25th December 2013

THERE is only one man who Bury could have invited to be star guest at the JD Stadium for today’s Boxing Day clash with Scunthorpe United – the town’s very own world champion Scott Quigg, pictured.

Ramsbottom United players net more than 100 appearances

Bury Times: Ramsbottom United players net more than 100 appearances

8:00am Sunday 8th December 2013

Loyalty amongst players at any level of football appears to be a thing of the past. How refreshing, then, to report that Ramsbottom United of the Evo-Stik League Division One North could field an entire team of players who have all completed more than 100 appearances for the side.

Ali Zahid, 20, crashes out of championships

10:52am Thursday 5th December 2013

BURY Amateur Boxing Club fighters had mixed fortunes last weekend.

Clean sweep for Dynamics fighters

Bury Times: FIGHTING SPIRIT Haseeb Khan (left) won on points over Liam Pastore

4:30pm Thursday 28th November 2013

RADCLIFFE Dynamics ABA’s fighters delivered a clean sweep of victories at the club’s annual show in front of a sell-out crowd at Radcliffe Civic Centre on Friday.

Quigg: I want Frampton

Bury Times: OUR HERO Scott Quigg celebrates his victory which saw him retain his world title

8:00am Thursday 28th November 2013

SCOTT Quigg wants to become a double world champion in 2014 and is also earmarking a ‘battle of Britain’ clash with Northern Ireland’s Carl Frampton.

Scott Quigg happy with world-class show

7:00am Monday 25th November 2013

RETAINING his WBA super-bantamweight belt in front of a packed Manchester Arena on Saturday night is an experience Scott Quigg admits he will never forget.

Scott Quigg eases to title defence in Manchester

Bury Times: Scott Quigg: I want to keep the world crown

12:45am Sunday 24th November 2013

BURY world champion boxer Scott Quigg put in an explosive display at the Phones4U arena in Manchester tonight to retain his WBA super-bantamweight crown against Diego Silva.

BOXING: Scott Quigg v Diego Silva

Bury Times: Bury’s Scott Quigg defends his WBA Super-bantamweight belt against Argentine boxer Diego Silva at Manchester’s Phones4U Arena on Saturday night.

6:58pm Friday 22nd November 2013

Bury’s Scott Quigg defends his WBA Super-bantamweight belt against Argentine boxer Diego Silva at Manchester’s Phones4U Arena on Saturday night.

Great Scott so driven to take on the world

Bury Times: RELAXED Scott Quigg relaxing at home ahead of Saturday’s big fight

9:59am Thursday 21st November 2013

WHEN Scott Quigg left school aged just 14 to concentrate on his boxing, it was a gamble he was willing to take to make it all the way to the top of his sport.

Scott Quigg: I want to keep the world crown

Bury Times: Scott Quigg: I want to keep the world crown

7:00am Thursday 21st November 2013

WORLD champion boxer Scott Quigg is determined to secure an early Christmas present on Saturday by beating Diego Silva and keeping the WBA Super-bantamweight belt in Bury.

Ali Zahid through to semi-finals of U20s championship

6:50am Thursday 21st November 2013

Bury ABC’s Brian Rennie won unanimously on points in his middle weight bout against N Hylton from Gladiator’s ABC at Huddersfield Leisure Centre on Saturday.

Success for Bury ABC youngsters

10:20am Friday 15th November 2013

Bury ABC youngsters were in action at Whiston Labour Club in Hyde on Tuesday.

Amateur boxing night in Radcliffe

5:15pm Wednesday 13th November 2013

Dynamics ABC are hosting an amateur boxing night at Radcliffe’s Civic Centre on Friday, November 22.

Silva service next up for Scott Quigg

6:52pm Wednesday 6th November 2013

SCOTT Quigg will bid to mark his place in history when he makes the second defence of his world title against hard-hitting Argentinean Diego Silva in Manchester later this month.

Four out of four for boxing young guns

9:00am Thursday 31st October 2013

GFC Muay Thai, where Bury’s current WBA World Champion Scott Quigg started his fight career, had a 100 per cent success rate at the weekend at a show held in Wigan. The gym had four fighters on with all of them winning. Junior fighter Lewis Bentley was first on with a fourth round stoppage victory.

Bury ABC young guns into CYP regional finals

3:00pm Thursday 17th October 2013

FIVE young boxers will represent Bury ABC at the regional finals of the national Clubs for Young People (CYP) championships after a successful Greater Manchester finals day.

Scott Quigg set for quick return to the ring

2:00pm Thursday 17th October 2013

BURY’S new world champion, Scott Quigg, has been given a high-profile fight on the undercard of next month’s Carl Froch-George Groves bout in Manchester.

Bury ABC duo earn England call-up

2:00pm Thursday 10th October 2013

BURY ABC’s top talent have not been given too long to bask in the glory of their recent success at the Box Cup in Dungannon, Northern Ireland.

Olympic decision cost Scott Quigg, says former trainer Mick Jelley

7:00am Thursday 10th October 2013

SCOTT Quigg thrilled former trainer Mick Jelley by retaining his WBA super-bantamweight title with a hard-earned draw against tough Cuban Yoandris Salinas.

Three golds and a silver for Bury ABC

12:00pm Thursday 3rd October 2013

THREE Bury ABC boxers have won gold medals at the Box Cup in Dungannon, Northern Ireland.

World is waiting: Bury star Quigg ready to earn his WBA belt

11:00am Thursday 3rd October 2013

BURY boxing star Scott Quigg is in the shape of his life ahead of Saturday’s WBA world super bantamweight title clash with Yoandris Salinas at London’s O2 Arena.

Quigg is out to earn world title

10:00am Thursday 26th September 2013

SCOTT Quigg was last week upgraded to WBA super-bantamweight champion but is refusing to accept the honour until he beats Cuba’s Yoandris Salinas in the ring a week on Saturday.

Quigg is in 'no-lose' situation

11:25am Thursday 1st August 2013

SCOTT Quigg’s world title fight with Yoandris Salinas is too close to call according to his Bolton-based trainer Joe Gallagher, who believes it is a “genuine 50-50” match-up.

Scott set for 'Quigg' Lane world title shot

10:00am Thursday 25th July 2013

PROMOTER Eddie Hearn has already made one of Scott Quigg’s dreams come true – by landing the Bury boxer a shot at the world title.

Gigg Lane could be renamed Quigg Lane for Bury boxer Scott's world title shot

1:41pm Thursday 18th July 2013

PROMOTER Eddie Hearn has already made one of Scott Quigg’s dreams come true – by landing the Bury boxer a shot at the world title.

Scott Quigg lands world title shot

11:10am Thursday 18th July 2013

BURY boxer Scott Quigg says he is ready to step up into the big time after landing his first world title shot.

Akhoondi is boxing clever

4:00pm Thursday 4th July 2013

PRESTWICH Arts College student Aref Akhoondi had a very different half-term holiday to most.

Three and easy for super quick Quigg

9:00am Thursday 4th July 2013

BURY’S Scott Quigg blitzed Brazilian opponent William Prado with a third-round knockout on his return to the ring at Bolton Arena on Saturday.

Roberts looking for kick-start under Warren

6:00pm Thursday 27th June 2013

RHYS Roberts believes his career is on the up after signing a two-year deal with promoter Frank Warren.

Wait is over for comeback Quigg

11:00am Thursday 27th June 2013

SCOTT Quigg is itching to get his career back on track with a commanding victory over Brazilian bantamweight William Prado.

Bury ABC team put in 'best ever performance'

5:33pm Wednesday 26th June 2013

BURY ABC coach Mick Jelley was bursting with pride after witnessing what he described as the ”best collective display” he has ever seen from his young boxers at the Harringey Box Cup.

ABC duo crowned British champions

10:00am Thursday 13th June 2013

BURY ABC youngsters Muhammed Ali and Sahir Iqbal added the British crown to their recently acquired English titles during a busy weekend of action for Mick Jelley’s charges.

Quigg ready to make a new start

9:00am Thursday 13th June 2013

BOXING star Scott Quigg has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom sport and will debut under new promoter Eddie Hearn at Bolton Arena on Saturday, June 29.

Revenge sweet for ABC girl

11:00am Thursday 6th June 2013

BURY ABC fighter Saray Dunne avenged a previous defeat when she beat Aintree ABC girl J Mellor in a boxing show at Atherton’s Formby Hall on Friday.

Duo Ali and Iqbal are English champions

2:00pm Thursday 30th May 2013

BURY ABC boxers Muhammed Ali and Sahir Iqbal have become English junior ABA champions following a weekend of bouts at Mansfield Civic Centre.

BOXING: Great Scott quits Brit title for Euro vision

10:00am Thursday 30th May 2013

SCOTT Quigg has vacated his British super bantamweight title in readiness for a possible showdown with European champion Carl Frampton.

ABC boys bidding for quadruple glory

11:00am Thursday 23rd May 2013

BURY ABC boxing starlets Muhammad Ali and Sahir Iqbal are on course to make it four national titles in a row after winning through their semi-final bouts in the Junior ABA Championships.

Ben impressive - even in first defeat

10:00am Thursday 23rd May 2013

EXPERIENCE finally told as Dynamics ABC rookie Ben Thornley bowed out of his first national tournament at the semi-final stage.

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