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Fury and Klitschko go head to head in Manchester

Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury Credit: PA Images

Wythenshawe's Tyson Fury will go head to head with Wladimir Klitschko at the Manchester area ahead later of their rematch in July.

Fury gave Klitschko his first defeat in over 11 years last November when he won the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles by unanimous decision in Germany.

It's expected to be a lively affair with Fury never one to shy away from from expressing his feelings.

Tony Bellew confirms Goodison Park fight

Tony Bellew will fight in his home city in May. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Tony Bellew's childhood dream will come true next month when he fights under the lights at Everton's Goodison Park.

The Evertonian will take on WBC champion Ilunga Makabu on May 29th for the Cruiserweight world title.

Bellew had earlier cryptically referred to a Goodison Park fight on Twitter.


Liverpool boxer Stephen Smith shares gym with Helena Christensen in build-up to world title showdown

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Liverpool boxer Stephen Smith has been sharing a gym with former supermodel Helena Christensen as he prepares for his world title fight in America.

The 30-year-old takes on Puerto Rico's Jose Pedraza on Saturday night for the IBF Super Featherweight title in Connecticut.

He bumped into the catwalk queen during his training camp in New York.

Mike Hall caught up with Smith, one of four boxing brothers, before he flew out.


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