|Crolla’s first defence against Rees BritishBoxers|
Crolla who won the title by beating John Watson in February, with a compelling performance that saw him knockout the Liverpool man in round 9 in what was a stellar performance from the Manchester man, only taking the fight on two-weeks notice following Gavin Rees’ withdrawal.
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“I’m 30 now so I have still got a few years of top level boxing and I want to fight for titles. I don’t need warm up, I want to move on and fight for the European title, or my old British one.
By Chris Maylett www.britishboxers.co.uk