This page is completely dedicated to what Ricky Burns has to say. All of Ricky Burns’s quotes are organized here by date and topic. The most recent quote attributed to Ricky Burns came from an article called Ricky Burns takes tricky option by facing Julius Indongo: “I know it is a much harder fight, a riskier fight. But every fight is a risk. I am confident of going out and getting a win”.
I keep telling everybody that I'll keep going on. I'm still feeling great. The hunger is still there and that's what you need to drive yourself on. It's a much tougher fight but when I sat down with my trainer Tony Sims, we realised the rewards are [...]
There were a couple of options but these unification fights have been dangled in front of me, talked about throughout my whole career even at the weights below and so you can't expect me not to jump at it.
I know it is a much harder fight, a riskier fight. But every fight is a risk. I am confident of going out and getting a win.
There are massive fights for me at Lightweight and Super-Lightweight – I've spoken to my trainer Tony Sims and we feel I can compete competitively at either weight class and this fight will lead on to great things for me.
"It's been a frustrating few years but I felt showed against Figueroa last summer that I can still mix it with the very best at world level". "Di Rocco is a tough guy and he will bring the best out of me - but it's a fight I'm so confident I will wi[...]
"This is a huge fight and a massive opportunity for me to make history,". "It feels like a long time coming returning to Glasgow and I feel this is the perfect opportunity for me to grab another world title in front of my loyal supporters.
"The Figueroa fight was tough at 141lbs but I feel like I boxed well and I think it's given me plenty of confidence going into this one. It's a great time for the division in Britain and I'm right in the mix. Obviously I'd like to win my old belt ba[...]
"I can't wait for this fight. Ever since it was confirmed I've been absolutely buzzing in the gym,". "I've had some great nights in Scotland winning and defending my world titles at two different weights but I have always wanted to box in America. O[...]
"I'm extremely pleased that I have won this legal case brought against me by Frank Warren, a case that should never have been brought against me in the first place,". "The pressure that this case has put on me over the last 18 months has been immens[...]
I will now be actively pursuing the BBBoC and Frank Warren to make sure that my outstanding fight purse gets paid in full.