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#WBA

# wba - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Lomachenko will defend WBA and WBO lightweight titles against Britain's Crolla

The Staples Center in Los Angeles is set to host the bout on 12 April.

# wba - Friday 14 September, 2018

He's back! Wes Hoolahan signs short-term deal with WBA

The former Republic of Ireland international was a free agent following his decision to leave Norwich City at the end of last season.

# wba - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

In the city of Chicago! Katie Taylor announced for October bout

The 32-year-old will fight Puerto Rican Cindy Serrano.

# wba - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Golovkin destroys Martirosyan to defend middleweight titles

The Armenian-American fighter was a last-minute replacement following the cancellation of the Kazakh’s much anticipated rematch with Canelo Alvarez of Mexico.

# wba - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury cleared to fight again

The 29-year-old has not fought since his shock defeat of Wladimir Klitschko.

# wba - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Jorge Linares outclasses Anthony Crolla to retain title

A brave Anthony Crolla was no match for Jorge Linares, who retained his WBA lightweight title.

# wba - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'Shit happens. It was my initial dream but dreams change' Knock Me Down This post contains videos

'Shit happens. It was my initial dream but dreams change'

Former world champion Bernard Dunne wanted to follow his father’s lead and compete at the Olympics, but instead turned pro before Athens 2004.

# wba - Friday 8 April, 2016

Carl Frampton is no longer the WBA super bantamweight champion

The Belfast boxer has been stripped of his belt.

# wba - Sunday 29 November, 2015

'Tonight I hit a shooting star', says victorious Fury but rematch with Klitschko likely

Veteran Ukrainian insists ‘this has to be continued’ after unanimous points defeat.

# wba - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Unbeaten Golovkin pummels Lemieux to unify titles

The Kazakh national put on an explosive display of punching power in the 160-pound fight.

# wba - Thursday 1 October, 2015

The 'Thrilla in Manila' was 40 years ago today

Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier had one of the greatest fights in history.

# wba - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Everton's late goals were worth A LOT to one punter last night

This guy owes Romelu Lukaku a pint.

# wba - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Shane Long rescues late point for Hull after Dejagah screamer for Fulham Tigers Bite Back This post contains videos

Shane Long rescues late point for Hull after Dejagah screamer for Fulham

The Irish striker denied Felix Magath’s side of a win that would have seen them escape the relegation zone.

# wba - Monday 21 April, 2014

LeTissier-esque juggle and finish from Dorrans can't stop City cruising to victory Golazo! This post contains videos

LeTissier-esque juggle and finish from Dorrans can't stop City cruising to victory

Unfortunately for the Baggies (and Liverpool) City have scored three at the other end.

# wba - Monday 10 March, 2014

VIDEO: Carl Froch shoves George Groves at Wembley

Let the pre-fight nonsense begin.

# wba - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Wembley Stadium confirmed for Froch v Groves rematch

The pair will face off again on 31 May.

# wba - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

West Brom eager to keep Shane Long after transfer window shenanigans In Demand This post contains videos

West Brom eager to keep Shane Long after transfer window shenanigans

The Baggies were on the verge of selling the Irish striker for £5m in September.

# wba - Friday 20 December, 2013

'Robbie still isn't right' laments Hull boss Bruce as Brady sidelined again

The Irish midfielder has been thwarted with minor knocks since starting the season in positive fashion.

# wba - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Shane Long responds to the 'calls' to get him in the England squad

Long bagged a brace for West Brom against Aston Villa last night.

# wba - Monday 25 November, 2013

Sublime Shane Long fizzes in Baggies double but Villa snatch draw Tipp Top This post contains videos

Sublime Shane Long fizzes in Baggies double but Villa snatch draw

The Irish striker’s touch for his first goal was reminiscent of Denis Bergkamp at his best.

# wba - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Rematch on the cards after Groves 'unjustly' stopped

Carl Froch retained his IBF and WBA titles in controversial fashion in Manchester last night.

# wba - Friday 22 November, 2013

Froch and Groves set to settle 'genuine' grudge match

There is little love lost between the British super-middleweight rivals, who meet in Manchester tomorrow night.

# wba - Friday 5 July, 2013

West Brom roll out 1970s blue movie music to announce Anelka signing Happy As Larry This post contains videos

West Brom roll out 1970s blue movie music to announce Anelka signing

The music sounds like it has been ripped straight from a 1970s sitcom about a sassy set of Los Angeles go-getters.

# wba - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Nicolas Anelka set to partner Shane Long as West Brom tempt French striker to Hawthorns

The former Real Madrid and Chelsea star joins from Chinese outfit Shanghai Shenhua.

# wba - Monday 20 May, 2013

Roundly predicted as relegation fodder, it's West Brom 1-0 TheScore.ie

Only two of our Premier League experts predicted The Baggies to beat the drop.

# wba - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Villa punished by Odemwingie late show

The Nigerian ensured a dramatic end to this Midlands derby.

# wba - Monday 10 December, 2012

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title Boxing This post contains videos

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

Snooki and Mitt Romney were ringside for the bout.

# wba - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Wenger vows to speak to 'off balance' Cazorla after dive claims

It was a tale of two penalties, and a missed handball, at the Emirates Stadium yesterday.

# wba - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Going the distance: Klitschko sees off Wach to retain world titles

The 36-year-old Ukrainian dedicated his unanimous points victory in Hamburg to his former trainer, Emmanuel Steward.

# wba - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Wladimir Klitschko to defend title against Poland's Mariusz Wach

The Ukrainian heavyweight champion is scheduled to fight in Hamburg on November 10.

# wba - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage Outclassed This post contains videos

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage

The Bolton boxer was floored three times in two rounds by Danny Garcia – the new WBA light-welterweight champion.

# wba - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Signed up: Steven Reid rewarded with new Baggies deal

The versatile former Ireland international will remain at the Midlands club for two more years at least.

# wba - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic KO

Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic

Heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko retained his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO titles with victory over Jean-Marc Mormeck in Düsseldorf last night, while brother Vitali issued a challenge to David Haye.

# wba - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Andrews attacks 'underhanded' Blackburn owners

The Irish international has criticised the powers that be at the club, while suggesting that Christopher Samba is unlikely to ever play for them again.

# wba - Friday 27 January, 2012

Soft touch: Klitschko lines up Jean Marc Mormeck

Wladimir Klitschko has set a date to defend his many many heavyweight title belts.

# wba - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Khan offered rematch as mystery official is named

The unidentified man that the boxer complained about has been revealed to be IBF official Mustafa Ameen.

# wba - Monday 19 December, 2011

Amir Khan loses appeal against Peterson

The boxer has been told to “let it go” by his opponent following the controversial outcome of last week’s fight.

# wba - Friday 18 March, 2011

Big Bang's manager says Saturday's title fight "will be one of the greatest"

Phil Sutcliffe promises fireworks in Citywest when Willie Casey faces off against Guillermo Rigondeaux.

# wba - Friday 11 March, 2011

National broadcasters secure rights to "Big Bang" title fight

RTE and Newstalk have both agreed deals to cover next weekend’s WBA Super-Bantamweight contest between Willie Casey and Guillermo Rigondeaux.

# wba - Monday 7 March, 2011

Haye-Klitschko title fight looks almost certain

$100m unification fight set to take place in Germany in the summer.

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