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Anthony Crolla Aiming For World Title

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 10 Sep 2014

WBO Inter-Continental lightweight champ Anthony Crolla aiming for world title
By Sky Sports

WBO Inter-Continental lightweight champion Anthony Crolla is targeting a world title shot ahead of facing Gamaliel Diaz in Manchester on Saturday.

'Million Dollar', 27, has accounted for domestic rivals Gavin Rees, Stephen Foster Jnr and John Murray in his last three bouts and wants a step up to the big time should he overcome former WBC super-featherweight champion Diaz in front of the Sky Sports cameras.

Crolla said: “I'm due a massive fight and if you look at the WBO ratings there's a good chance I good get a final eliminator to fight for the WBO belt later in the year. All those fighters are superb operators but I wouldn't hesitate in getting in there with them and I would be confident of becoming Britain's newest world champion alongside Kell (Brook) and Paul Smith in a couple of weeks. There's always going to be politics in boxing but I have to keep performing and keep winning...

READ THE FULL ARTICLE / INTERVIEW AT SKY SPORTS AT: http://www1.skysport...for-world-title