# Billy Joe Saunders

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# Better call saul
Canelo stops Saunders to unify super middleweight titles in front of 73,126 Texas crowd
Attendance was the largest US crowd in history to watch an indoor boxing event.
# KO
Canelo crushes Yildirim to retain super middleweight crown, Saunders up next
The Mexican won by knockout in Miami, and is now eyeing Billy Joe Saunders and the WBO belt.
# Misconduct
Saunders has suspension lifted but fined for domestic violence 'advice' video
The British boxer admitted it was a ‘silly mistake’, while promoter Eddie Hearn described his actions as ‘idiotic’.
# Apology
Billy Joe Saunders says sorry for clip giving 'advice' on hitting women
The 30-year-old was subject to intense criticism for his comments.
# changing camps
Saunders signs multi-fight deal with Matchroom Boxing after Warren split
Having ended an 11-year promotional partnership with Frank Warren, the two-weight world champion is now part of Eddie Hearn’s stable.
# Onwards and Upwards
Billy Joe Saunders moves up in weight to fight for vacant WBO super-middleweight title
The controversial former British Olympian will face Shefat Isufi on the undercard of Warrington-Galahad at Wembley Arena.
# bad few weeks
Saunders 'vacates' world title after being refused Massachusetts licence due to doping violation
The WBO president has recommended Saunders receive a six-month suspension for his transgression.
# Boxing
WBO champion Saunders refused licence for fight in Boston in the wake of failed doping test
Billy Joe Saunders was due to fight Demetrius Andrade on 20 October.
# bad week
Billy Joe Saunders tests positive for banned stimulant but 'licenced to box' in Boston next month
The 29-year-old’s positive test has been attributed to nasal spray.
# woeful banter
British boxer Billy Joe Saunders fined £100,000 for callous online video
The WBO World middleweight champion also received a ‘severe reprimand’ as to his future conduct.
# Billy Joe Saunders
World champion boxer Billy Joe Saunders charged with misconduct over 'sickening' online video
Saunders apologises for the incident, describing it as “banter” which had gone wrong.
# Ooh boxing friend
Saunders 'would love' to fight Cork's O'Sullivan again, but issues stark warning to his friend
Saunders maintains Spike’s power lies a weight above, at 168 pounds, but believes his friend is worthy of a title shot.
# Still hungry
'I'm still young enough to fight, I'm still fit enough and I still believe I'm good enough to win a world title'
Andy Lee still has a strong ambition to be a world champion once again.
# masterclass
Billy Joe Saunders taunts, toys with and takes David Lemieux to school in stylish title defence
Saunders produced a punch-perfect performance to defend his WBO World middleweight title.
# Confident
Saunders 'ready' for Canelo-GGG showdown
The English boxer made a second defence of his World Boxing Organisation middleweight title against Willie Monroe Jr.
# take two
A dejected Andy Lee still keen on Saunders rematch after world title defeat
The Limerick man was knocked down twice on his way a majority points loss on Saturday night.
# Heartbreak
Bitter disappointment for Andy Lee as he loses his world title to Billy Joe Saunders
The Englishman won on a majority decision.
Analysis: Lee should not rely on stoppage in style wars
Champion has the boxing ability to beat Saunders, but his knockout streak could lead to risky tactics.
# Away day
Andy Lee says Billy Joe Saunders won't have any home advantage in world title fight
The two had no problems making the weight at today’s weigh-in.
# Saturday night's alright...
'It wouldn’t matter if Billy Joe came across wielding a samurai sword, Andy Lee knows what he's doing'
“Andy is an honest man and true to himself,” says Lee’s trainer as he prepares for psychological pre-fight warfare.
# Fighting Talk
'I won't be as nice to Billy Joe when we get in the ring' - Andy Lee
The WBO world champion is determined to lose his ‘Mr. Nice Guy’ tag
# Switch hitter
'Boxing is an art, but cage fighting is rough and tumble - I’d like to have a go at it'
Andy Lee stands in the way of Billy Joe Saunders, but the Englishman wants to try cage fighting once he hangs up his gloves.
'I agreed to let Andy fight for this world title' - Gambler Saunders thinks he's on a roll
English challenger banked on Lee coming through Stateside bouts to set up Ireland v England title showdown.
Eubank Jr takes aim at Lee-Saunders winner after seeing off Spike
Former champion’s son wants to take down another Irish fighter
# The CHamp
Andy Lee: 'I have the title - the pressure is all on Billy Joe to try and take it off me'
Limerick’s Lee faces his first world title defence in Manchester this Saturday night.
Andy Lee gets Stateside TV boost ahead of Saunders world title showdown
Showtime Sports to screen Manchester fight in the US.
# Happy Christmas
A new date has been set for Andy Lee's inaugural world title defence
Lee versus Billy Joe Saunders will take place in Manchester.
# Third Time Lucky
Andy Lee says his fight against Billy Joe Saunders will go ahead in December
Lee says an exact date will be confirmed in the coming days.
# Ouch!
Here's our first look at the injury that postponed the Lee v Saunders title fight
Billy Joe Saunders shared a photo of the cut, which required 10 stitches.
# Deep cut
'It's a pretty serious cut': Andy Lee speaks about postponed Saunders fight
Saunders required 10 stitches above his right eye.
# And Still (For Now)
Andy Lee's world title fight against Billy Joe Saunders is OFF
Middleweight showdown will take place “as soon as possible” after Saunders cut forces another delay.
# home comforts
Billy Joe Saunders: Home soil or not, I don't want any advantages
“Now that it’s in Manchester, [the fight is] even closer than it was before,” says Andy Lee.
# Save the Dates
10 & 11 October is shaping up to be the biggest Irish sporting weekend of the year
Book your spot on the couch now.
# That's Limerick City
Andy Lee's fight is set for Manchester in October now, according to Frank Warren
It’s Manchester in October, he says.
# Thomond Showdown
You'll be counting down the days to Andy Lee's title bout after watching this superb video
Is it 19 September yet?
# spike
Another Irish boxer is set for Thomond and he wants the winner of Lee vs. Saunders
Gary O’Sullivan is ready to feature in Limerick next month.
# Spanish Bombs
'I’m prepared to go through hell to be crowned world champ at Thomond Park'
Billy Joe Saunders challenges for Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight world title in Limerick on 19 September.
# Boxing
'UFC is more for the instant gratification generation' - Andy Lee
Lee chatted to Second Captains about his upcoming opponent Billy Joe Saunders, the pressure to sell-out Thomond Park and UFC interim Featherweight champion Conor McGregor.
# Ireland's best
Katie Taylor added to the undercard for Andy Lee's title fight at Thomond Park
The top female boxer in the world will fight at the home of Munster rugby on 19 September.
# Apology
'It's only a joke - Katie Taylor's a very, very good fighter': Billy Joe Saunders says sorry
Andy Lee’s opponent in the upcoming bout for the WBO middleweight title made sexist comments earlier this week.