[BoxRec News] - Sparring with recent world title challenger Darren Barker has brought the 23 year old on and his potent jab rocked back Osman's head in the opening round. Ryder (11st 9lbs 8oz) started on the attack and skilfully picked lefts, jabs and right hands.
[BoxRec News] - Martinez, who holds the WBC's similarly ludicrous 'Diamond' strap, stopped Darren Barker in the eleventh round in October. "I'm pretty confident the fight will get made," Macklin told BoxRec News. "It's not made but I've spoke with Lou (di Bella
[BoxRec News] - I have been getting the best in sparring from John Ryder and have sparred with Darren Barker so I feel this will give me valuable experience come fight time. I am based in Ipswich but I try and get to Tony's gym at least once a week for sparring in the
[BoxRec News] - Ryder now joins an ever-growing Matchroom camp that includes two-time WBC super-middleweight champion Carl Froch, unbeaten welterweight star Kell Brook, world middleweight title challenger and former undefeated European champion Darren Barker
[BoxRec News] - As an amateur he was Italian champion in and 2003, twice won bronze medals at the World Military Games and lost to Darren Barker in the European championships. Branco, 41, takes a few rounds to shake off the rust in his first fight since