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Gary Lockett’s hardest challenge has been to hold ‘The Machine’ back from full throttle

The hardest challenge of Liam Williams’ (16-0-1, 11KO) training camp to face namesake rival Liam Smith (24-1, 13KO) has been holding him back from full throttle, according to the man

Liam Williams in super shape as he nears end of crucial training camp

Earlier today, Clydach Vale’s Liam Williams (16-0-1, 11KO) completed the last sparring session of his most important training camp. Over the last three months, the super-welterweight has travelled thousands of

Defiant Liam Smith determined to ‘close walls’ on Welsh star Liam Williams

Clydach Vale’s Liam Williams (16-0-1, 11KO) has long been earmarked as one of Welsh boxing’s brightest sparks and six years after making his debut, ‘The Machine’ is now 36 minutes

Dai Davies determined to fly the Merthyr flag and get one step closer to career goal

Merthyr Tydfil is steeped in boxing history. From Eddie Thomas’ European title to Howard Winstone winning WBC world honours and Johnny Owen’s fateful journey stateside, the town has always punched

LISTEN: Jay Harris celebrates Commonwealth achievement

Swansea’s Jay Harris (10-0, 6KO) has not had it easy. The energetic Jack earned just £150 on his debut and the faith of many, even the most patient, would have been

Liam Williams vs Liam Smith: No hype needed

In this age’s click-bait climate, it’s easy for all-Brit battles to slide down the slope of scripted ‘personal’ rivalries between two boxers who don’t actually know each other beyond their

Gary Lockett believes the time is right for Liam Williams to fight Liam Smith for a world title

Now is exactly the right time to quench the thirst for the eagerly anticipated Liam Williams (16-0-1, 11KO) vs Liam Smith (23-1-1, 13KO) matchup, according to one of the people

EXCL: Liam Williams determined to make ‘lifelong dream’ come true with win against Liam Smith

Clydach Vale’s Liam Williams (16-0-1, 11KO) will face Liverpool’s Liam Smith (23-1-1, 13KO) in a mouth watering domestic showdown. The fierce super-welterweight fight will take place at the Manchester Arena

Schedule filling up for Gary Lockett’s stable: Jay Harris, Alex Hughes, Zack Davies

The 2017 schedule is filling up for Gary Lockett’s stable of fighters. The world title challenger turned trainer and manager handles boxers at a range of weights and levels of

Liam Williams insists he’s unaffected by Patterson’s pull-out and Gorbics’ replacement; also feels ‘disrespected’ by Smith

Clydach Vale’s Liam Williams (15-0-1, 10KO) insists his focus hasn’t been affected by this week’s last minute switch-around. The unbeaten 24-year-old will still headline Frank Warren’s show at Cardiff’s Motorpoint