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#Andy Lee

# andy-lee - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Andy Lee ready for 'biggest fight of my life'

The Irish boxer also admitted to becoming disillusioned with boxing’s politics over the years.

Chavez fight 'will be a vindication of my lifetime of work' - Andy Lee

Lee has agreed terms to fight WBC middleweight champ Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in the Sun Bowl Stadium, Texas on 16 June.

# andy-lee - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Done deal: Chavez-Andy Lee fight confirmed

A date for the match has yet to be announced, though June 16 has been earmarked according to reports.

# andy-lee - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Chavez Jr: I've no problem stepping into the ring against Andy Lee

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr says that Lee and Vanes Martirosyan are the top contenders for a shot at his world middleweight title.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Showdown in the Sun Bowl: Lee challenges Chavez Jr to title fight

Limerick’s Andy Lee has called on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr to grant him a shot at the WBC middleweight title on 16 June.

# andy-lee - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Andy Lee 'in the mix' for Martinez's next fight, says DiBella

Boxing promoter Lou DiBella has hinted at another Irish test for Sergio Martinez, with Andy Lee waiting in the wings.

# andy-lee - Sunday 11 March, 2012

It didn't take long for Andy Lee to stop Saul 'Baby' Duran last night

Lee hardly broke sweat in a quick defence of his NABA Middleweight title.

# andy-lee - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Lee set to miss out on Sturm title shot - reports

Sebastian Zbik has emerged as a serious contender to face WBA “Super” middleweight champion Felix Sturm in April, according to reports in Germany.

# andy-lee - Monday 23 January, 2012

Sturm brewing as Andy Lee drops off Macklin-Martinez undercard

Andy Lee’s camp have moved to open negotiations for an April title fight against WBA “Super” Middleweight champion Felix Sturm.

# andy-lee - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Macklin: I'll go through walls to knock Martinez out

Matthew Macklin promises to give everything he’s got when he steps into the ring with Sergio Martinez on 17 March.

# andy-lee - Monday 9 January, 2012

Resolution: Andy Lee lines up 'Chocolate' as he eyes big 2012 Fightin' Irish This post contains videos

Resolution: Andy Lee lines up 'Chocolate' as he eyes big 2012

The Limerick boxer was in Ireland over Christmas taking a well earned rest. But, as he comes closer to confirming an opponent for his Paddy’s day bout in New York, the middleweight is about to put a plan into action.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

'This is my year': Andy Lee targets world title in 2012

The Limerick man believes that he is just one win away from landing a shot at one of the middleweight belts.

# andy-lee - Friday 30 December, 2011

Seconds out… here’s the best and worst from boxing this year

Boxing was not at it’s best in 2011, according to Gavin Grace, but there is still plenty to mull over as we look back on the year that was inside the ring.

# andy-lee - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Lee banishes ghosts of sole professional defeat

Limerick’s Andy Lee last night gained a dominant victory over the only man to have ever beaten him as a professional.

# andy-lee - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Lee tantalisingly close to his shot at the big one Corner Man This post contains videos

Lee tantalisingly close to his shot at the big one

Limerick man has been linked with a chance at the world title for some time, but that hasn’t come off, in part because of a lack of coherent management and promotion.

# andy-lee - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Fight me! 'Rebel' Perez wants a shot at Fury

The Cork-based Cuban says that he’ll “shut Fury’s big mouth” in November.

# andy-lee - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Low-key Andy Lee wins unanimous decision over Bunema

Fight scored 100-90 in favour of the Limerick man by all three ringside judges.

# andy-lee - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Lee: McCloskey fight "not going to be a walk in the park" for Khan

Derryman’s camp confident ahead of Saturday night’s title showdown.

# andy-lee - Monday 14 March, 2011

Last-gasp Lee not ready for Martinez shot Fight Club This post contains videos

Last-gasp Lee not ready for Martinez shot

Promoter advises Limerick fighter to bide his time after tenth-round victory over Craig McEwan.

# andy-lee - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Lee hoping to stake claim for title shot

The Limerick man is confident ahead of Saturday evening’s middleweight bout against Craig McEwan in Connecticut.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 19 January, 2011

The Morning Score: Wednesday The Morning Score This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Wednesday

One Irish boxing hero bows out in a shock retirement, Tyrone’s footballers return to action and two of Trap’s strikers get their names on the scoresheet.