Warrington channels Ricky Hatton on a night to remember
Carl Frampton and his trainer Jamie Moore join Mike and Steve to reflect on Josh Warrington’s stunning upset win over Lee Selby at Elland Road. They break down the fight, compare the atmosphere and local following to Ricky Hatton’s heyday and look ahead to whether Warrington could face Frampton in his next fight, at Windsor Park in Belfast this August. Mike speaks to Nicola Adams after her fourth professional victory, reacts to Badou Jack and Adonis Stevenson’s hard-fought draw, and talks to trainer Dave Coldwell all the way from Japan, where he’s preparing Jamie McDonnell for a bantamweight world title defence against pound-for-pound star Naoya Inoue. Plus, the latest on Tyson Fury’s comeback fight as he announces his opponent.
2.04 Josh Warrington interview
4.00 Frampton and Jamie Moore analysis
27.10 Nicola Adams interview
31.43 Jack v Stevenson reaction
34.26 Dave Coldwell interview
47.55 Tyson Fury latest
Father and son combos and Lomachenko the Great
With three big fights in a week all featuring father and son combos (Vasyl & Anatoly Lomachenko, Hughie & Peter Fury, and Josh & Sean Warrington)
Mike and Steve discuss the pros and cons of being trained by your dad. They speak to Josh Warrington about how it works for him ahead of his fight with Lee Selby. Plus, after Vasyl Lomachenko made history in just his 12th professional fight, they ask whether he already belongs in the pantheon of sporting greats.
Bellew blasts out Haye
Tony Bellew emphatically proved that his win in their first fight was no fluke with a spectacular fifth round stoppage of David Haye. Hear from an emotional Bellew ringside after the fight, as well as world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, Bellew’s trainer Dave Coldwell, and promoter Eddie Hearn. Mike and Steve break down the action and ask what’s next for Tony Bellew, and discuss whether David Haye should hang up his gloves.
Bellew v Haye II: fight breakdown
Tony Bellew shoved David Haye at the final press conference, but now the talking is done, what are the key areas for this fight to be won and lost? Hear both trainers make the case for their man, as Mike and Steve break down how the fight might go and make their predictions on who will win.
Bellew v Haye II: the con is on?
David Haye “conned” us last time with his lack of preparation, so has he learned his lesson when it comes to underestimating Tony Bellew? Both men outline their mindset ahead of their rematch this weekend, and explain why a defeat could be career ending.
Mike and Steve also celebrate Ghanaian (but adopted Londoner) Isaac Dogboe’s shock WBO super bantamweight world title win over the weekend, analyse Irish superstar Katie Taylor’s performance as she adds another world title to her resume, and try to decode the mixed messages coming from Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder’s promoters.
1.06 Bellew v Haye II
4.46 Haye interview
12.36 Haye analysis
19.55 Bellew interview
28.18 Bellew analysis
33.27 Joshua v Wilder latest
37.45 Isaac Dogboe reaction
43.17 Katie Taylor reaction