WBA World Welterweight champion Paul Malignaggi is in Manchester to watch Ricky Hatton's fight with Vyacheslav Senchenko on Saturday. The American has previously lost to Hatton and beaten Senchenko.
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.