St Helens boxer Martin Murray is hopeful it'll be announced in the next few weeks that he's to be given another another shot at a world title fight. Before that the highly rated middleweight fighter faces French champion Karim Achour at the Manchester Velodrome.
British light-middleweight Brian Rose took a step towards elite level with a battling 12th-round stoppage of Joachim Alcine in Blackpool
Tyson Fury recovered from a knockdown to knock out Steve Cunningham in the seventh round of their heavyweight clash at Madison Square Garden
Brendan Rodgers marks his 50th match as Liverpool manager knowing his work in returning the club to Europe's elite has barely started.