Martin Murray handed a massive Saints incentive

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11:55am Thursday 3rd July 2014

ST HELENS middleweight Martin Murray can see the doors opening after his demolition of Ukraine’s number one Max Bursak in Monte Carlo.

Martin Murray dominates in points win over Max Bursak

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

12:15am Sunday 22nd June 2014

ST Helens middleweight Martin Murray said he was in a different class to Max Bursak and so it proved at the Monte Carlo Casino on Saturday night as he dominated Bursak to claim the WBC Silver belt.

Murray's opponent Bursak has a scare at the weigh in

St Helens Star: Martin Murray's weigh in with Max Bursak

4:10pm Friday 20th June 2014

All eight boxers made the weight just before noon on Friday for Saturday’s “KO at the Casino” tournament in Monte Carlo, but not before a few scares, chiefly for WBA and IBO strawweight champion Hekkie Budler and WBC Silver middleweight title holder Max Bursak.

Martin Murray offered to Felix Sturm conqueror Sam Soliman

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

10:43am Thursday 12th June 2014

MARTIN Murray’s promoters are pushing for him to take on the newly crowned IBF middleweight champion Sam Soliman in October.

Martin Murray hails his fresh start ahead of Monte Carlo bout

St Helens Star: Murray is happy to move up the weights to fight Carl Froch

6:09pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

WORLD middleweight title contender Martin Murray believes his change of promoter and having three fixed dates in Monaco has given him a fresh start in the ring.

Martin Murray fixes his sights on Monte Carlo and Ukraine's number one

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

10:08am Tuesday 6th May 2014

WORLD middleweight contender Martin Murray is stepping up his training in preparation for a tough bout against Max Bursak in the first of his trio of big dates in Monte Carlo.

Martin Murray blasts off the ring rust in South Africa

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

9:42am Thursday 24th April 2014

ST HELENS world middleweight title contender Martin Murray has blasted off his ring rust after opponent Ishmael Tetteh failed to come out for the seventh round.

Martin Murray to have warm-up fight in Germany ahead of his first Monte Carlo bout

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

4:26pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

ST HELENS middleweight Martin Murray is feeling on top of the world after signing a lucrative deal with South African promoters Golden Gloves.

Martin Murray signs deal with Golden Gloves

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

2:39pm Friday 7th March 2014

ST HELENS middleweight Martin Murray has signed a lucrative deal with South African promoters Golden Gloves – and is targeting a world title clash with Gennady Golovkin.

Ricky Hatton gets on his bike to help homeless

St Helens Star: Ricky Hatton gets on his bike to help homeless

12:03pm Tuesday 21st January 2014

RICKY Hatton is helping the homeless get a roof over their heads by cycling to the roof of Europe.

Martin Murray talks about hand injury, Felix Sturm and 2014 ambition

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

9:56am Thursday 16th January 2014

MARTIN Murray has been forced to withdraw from his February 1 clash against Australian Jarrod Fletcher due to injury.

Murray pulls out of Monte Carlo fight

St Helens Star: Martin Murray at today's press conference to announce his world title fight opponent. Picture by Dave Gillespie

2:35pm Saturday 11th January 2014

MARTIN Murray has pulled out of next month's fight against Australian Jarrod Fletcher due to a hand injury.

Martin Murray's Monte Carlo fight will not now be for WBA world title

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

4:26pm Monday 30th December 2013

MARTIN Murray’s clash against Australian fighter Jarrod Fletcher in Monte Carlo will not now be for the world middleweight title.

Martin Murray vows to bring the world title back to St Helens

St Helens Star: Martin Murray at today's press conference to announce his world title fight opponent. Picture by Dave Gillespie

10:36am Thursday 19th December 2013

ST HELENS middleweight Martin Murray has vowed to make it third time lucky when he fights Australia's Jarrod Fletcher for the soon to be vacant WBA title at Salle des Etoiles, Monte Carlo on February 1.

Murray: I'm not coming home without the world title

St Helens Star: Martin Murray at today's press conference to announce his world title fight opponent. Picture by Dave Gillespie

1:20pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

MARTIN Murray will look to fulfil his dream of becoming a world champion in Monte Carlo on February 1.

Murray's opponent revealed for third world title shot

St Helens Star: Martin Murray is looking to wards a world title clash early next year

12:10pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

MARTIN Murray's world title fight opponent has been revealed.

Ricky Hatton announces Martin Murray will be fighting for world title in February

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

11:35pm Saturday 14th December 2013

MARTIN Murray will be fighting for a world middleweight title for a third time in February.

Wildcard host boxing show

11:56am Thursday 5th December 2013

FRIDAY (tomorrow) will see Wildcard ABC in association with A Star recruitment host an open boxing show at Haydock Catholic Club, with 18 of our own local boxers putting their skills and fists to the test against fighters from all over the country.

Martin Murray to fight Sergey Khomitsky in London

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

4:09pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

WORLD middleweight contender Martin Murray will have another attempt at getting back into the ring after his previous two attempts fell through.

Murray says sorry to fans after virus forces him out of fight

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

3:43pm Wednesday 20th November 2013

MARTIN Murray has been forced to pull out of Saturday night's hastilty arranged bout with Belarusian Sergety Khomitsky due to a virus.

Martin Murray's next opponent confirmed

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

9:19pm Monday 18th November 2013

MARTIN Murray’s opponent for the hastily arranged bout on the undercard of Saturday’s Carl Froch versus George Groves ‘Battle of Britain’ World title clash has been confirmed.

Martin Murray's Sydney bout with Garth Wood falls through

St Helens Star: Martin Murray is looking to wards a world title clash early next year

12:16am Friday 8th November 2013

MARTIN MURRAY'S WBA interim title defence against Garth Wood has unfortunately fallen through, but the St Helens man has given the opportunity to box on another massive bill.

Martin Murray’s next title shot could be two months away

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

10:03am Thursday 7th November 2013

MARTIN Murray has a potential world title fight lined up just two months after the defence of his interim middleweight belt against Aussie Garth Wood, says his promoter Ricky Hatton.

Saints skipper Paul Wellens backs Town's Bert Trautmann game against Manchester City XI

St Helens Star: Paul Wellens with the Town v Man City poster

10:10am Thursday 7th November 2013

ST HELENS Town have received the backing of Saints skipper Paul Wellens in promoting this month’s showpiece game against Manchester City.

VIDEO: Ricky Hatton: 'Murray to get a third shot at world title'

St Helens Star: Martin Murray flanked by his advisor Andy Mikhail and Ricky Hatton

5:30pm Wednesday 30th October 2013

MARTIN Murray has a potential world title fight lined up just two months after the defence of his interim middleweight belt against Aussie Garth Wood, says his promoter Ricky Hatton.

Martin Murray's next fight confirmed for Sydney on December 11

St Helens Star: Super cool: Martin Murray is sharply focused ahead of the world title bout in Argentina.

5:35pm Monday 14th October 2013

Martin Murray's next fight has been confirmed - he will tackle Garth Wood in Sydney on December 11.

Martin Murray keeps focused on World title dream after frustrating six months

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

10:10am Thursday 10th October 2013

LAST spring the stock of St Helens middleweight Martin Murray was sky-high after he rocked WBC champion Sergio Martinez in his own Argentine back yard with only some harsh judging controversially denying him the belt.

Martin Murray faces long haul to Australia to defend interim WBA crown

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

12:32pm Monday 23rd September 2013

MARTIN Murray will defend his WBA interim middleweight title in Australia on November 30 if he gets his visa sorted out.

Winnington Park 1st XV 12 West Park 1st XV 23

8:10am Monday 23rd September 2013

THROUGH an excellent team performance, making light of a number of regular players being unavailable, and at one point reduced to 13 men, the visitors recorded a fine win against historically tough opposition.

Gary prepared to work hard for dream

8:00am Thursday 5th September 2013

A BOXER with a lifelong dream of winning a Lonsdale belt is preparing for his second professional fight.

Martin Murray: Barker fight would be huge

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

1:48pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

MARTIN MURRAY believes a clash between him and Darren Barker would be the biggest British middleweight bout since the days of Benn, Eubank and Watson.

Martin Murray would be happy to move up a division to fight Carl Froch

St Helens Star: Martin Murray (Picture Mark Robinson/Hatton Promotions)

11:59am Monday 24th June 2013

MARTIN Murray says he's more than happy to move up a weight division and face fellow Brit Carl Froch.

Ormrod gets off to a winning start as a pro

11:00am Thursday 20th June 2013

THERE was a winning professional debut for Sutton’s 25-year-od boxer Gary Ormrod.

Wildcard cap off season with show

10:55am Thursday 20th June 2013

WILDCARD A.B.C capped off their busiest season yet with a boxing show at Clock Face Labour Club.

Martin Murray targets fight in USA

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

2:41pm Thursday 6th June 2013

MARTIN Murray is targeting a big fight in the United States before the end of the year.

Martin Murray happy to be up there with boxing's elite

St Helens Star: Super cool: Martin Murray is sharply focused ahead of the world title bout in Argentina.

8:20am Friday 24th May 2013

ST HELENS middleweight Martin Murray believes his element of surprise has now gone after his storming performance against Sergio Martinez and future opponents will know exactly what sort of tough fight they are going to get.

Martin Murray won't be rushed into fight with Chavez in Mexico

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

9:30am Friday 17th May 2013

MARTIN Murray’s battling performance against WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez has opened plenty of doors.

Martin Murray doubts Sergio Martinez will give him a rematch

St Helens Star: Martin Murray in training

11:39am Tuesday 30th April 2013

MARTIN Murray doesn't feel he'll get another shot at Sergio Martinez despite giving the Argentinian southpaw the fight of his life on Saturday night.

Ricky Hatton baffled by Martin Murray decision

St Helens Star: Ricky Hatton makes the point that Martin Murray can end Sergio Martinez’s reign 	Picture: DAVE GILLESPIE

11:28am Monday 29th April 2013

RICKY HATTON says he cannot understand how Martin Murray didn't emerge victorious against Sergio Martinez at the weekend.

Martin Murray produces the fight of his life, but judges give it to champion Sergio Martinez

St Helens Star: John Chisnall would have been a proud man on Martin's big day

3:30am Sunday 28th April 2013

MARTIN Murray has failed in his bid to take out the WBC middleweight title in Argentina after losing a closely fought encounter on points.

Murray fans proud of boxer's heroic effort but angry at judges' results

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

9:22am Sunday 28th April 2013

MARTIN Murray supporters are waking up with emotions of pride, disappointment and anger after the St Helens boxer was defeated in controversial circumstances in Argentina.

Bookies and pundits add to Martin Murray's motivation to win WBC crown

St Helens Star: Confident: Martin Murray in training ahead of the world title fight, which will be screened in the UK during the early hours of Sunday morning.

7:50am Friday 26th April 2013

THE bookmakers and boxing pundits are not giving Martin Murray much of a hope of taking the WBC world middleweight belt from champion Sergio Martinez in own Argentine backyard.

Martin Murray: 'I have focused my life on boxing and I am not going to let Martinez let it all be for nothing'

St Helens Star: Martin Murray: 'I have focused my life on boxing and I am not going to let Martinez let it all be for nothing'

12:10pm Thursday 25th April 2013

GOING toe-to-toe with one of the deadliest fighters on the planet in front of a passionate and hostile 50,000 Argentine crowd holds no burning fears for Martin Murray.

Murray - I have the style, brain and mindset to beat Sergio Martinez

St Helens Star: Confident: Martin Murray in training ahead of the world title fight, which will be screened in the UK during the early hours of Sunday morning.

9:22am Thursday 25th April 2013

MARTIN Murray believes he has the capability, courage and game plan to pull off what would be one of the biggest shocks in world boxing at the weekend.

Hometown hero Martin Murray ready to take St Helens to the world stage

St Helens Star: Super cool: Martin Murray is sharply focused ahead of the world title bout in Argentina.

10:13am Thursday 25th April 2013

ONE of the biggest ever events in St Helens’ sporting history will unfold this weekend when boxer Martin Murray steps on to the world stage for a mega-fight in Argentina.

John Chisnall would have been a proud man on Martin's big day

St Helens Star: John Chisnall would have been a proud man on Martin's big day

12:03pm Thursday 25th April 2013

SOMEWHERE on the shelves of the Martin Murray household is a flickering DVD of a seven-year-old pounding the punch bag held by legendary local trainer John Chisnall.

GARY BUCKLAND: "ARGENTINIAN CROWD WON'T BOTHER ME"

11:48am Thursday 25th April 2013

GARY BUCKLAND says he's not bothered about boxing Fernando David Saucedo in his backyard as he's already fought most of his career away from home.

Sergio Martinez: "I'll KO Murray in eight"

St Helens Star: Ricky Hatton makes the point that Martin Murray can end Sergio Martinez’s reign 	Picture: DAVE GILLESPIE

10:31pm Tuesday 23rd April 2013

 

Martin Murray can topple champion Sergio Martinez

St Helens Star: Underdog: Martin Murray can shock the world of boxing, says Ricky Hatton.

11:01am Thursday 18th April 2013

THE time has come for Sergio Martinez’s reign as WBC World Middleweight champion to come to an end, says Ricky Hatton.

Ricky Hatton: 'Martin Murray can score one of British boxing's greatest victories'

St Helens Star: Underdog: Martin Murray can shock the world of boxing, says Ricky Hatton.

4:00pm Thursday 11th April 2013

RICKY HATTON believes St Helens' Martin Murray will go down in British boxing history if he defeats Sergio Martinez on April 27.


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