Derry Mathews has most recently been quoted in an article called Everyone in boxing wants me to do Ohara Davies in’. Derry Mathews said, “I've just got to listen to everything Danny Vaughan tells me to do and put the graft in, that's why I've locked myself away from my family and gone to Scotland and LA to prepare for the fight, it's about being in and around champions, it doesn't matter that I've had 51 fights, success breeds success and you can only improve being around world class fighters”. Derry Mathews has been quoted a grand total of 5 times in 2 articles.
"The kid is mad and everyone in boxing wants me to do him in,". "He bad mouths people because he thinks it's going to raise his profile – the likes of Naseem Hamed could back it up, no-one has seen this kid back it up yet and it's down to me to stop[...]
I've just got to listen to everything Danny Vaughan tells me to do and put the graft in, that's why I've locked myself away from my family and gone to Scotland and LA to prepare for the fight, it's about being in and around champions, it doesn't mat[...]
When I beat him, he'll still take that belt out with him wherever he goes, even down the local shop. I've got tons of belts at home and the missus won't even let me have them out, they're all stuck up in the loft – he's not a world champion, and he'[...]
"I'm in this game to fight the best and Terry Flanagan is the best; he's the world champion. On Saturday I want people to say I'm the best when I beat him to become the world champion,". "I think mine and Terry's styles gel well so it's going to be [...]
I don't care how I win as long as I win. If it goes early it goes early, if it goes to points it goes to points. As long as I have a new belt around my waist and my arms raised that's all I care about. I'm here to fight and if I stick to my game pla[...]