“We go back a long way do me, Pat and Brian,. I'm also good friends with Pat's nephew, Zelfa (an undefeated in eleven prospect from Manchester). We get on really well and it's great that I'm able to keep in touch with them all as they've done so much for me.” said Scott Quigg on this article: Scott Quigg returns on Anthony Joshua undercard. This page contains 7 articles quoting Scott Quigg. Main topics on which Scott Quigg is quoted are February and Carl Frampton. In addition you’ll find 18 quotes there. All these quotes are mentioned on this page and you can filter them by date and by topics.
I keep an eye on both the national and world boxing scenes though so I'm looking forward to getting out there and going up to Newcastle to see what's on offer; then it's back to the gym with all roads leading to November 26.
"We go back a long way do me, Pat and Brian,". "I'm also good friends with Pat's nephew, Zelfa (an undefeated in eleven prospect from Manchester). We get on really well and it's great that I'm able to keep in touch with them all as they've done so m[...]
"I've got very high aspirations for Liam". "He's been very underrated during his career and this will be his biggest fight to date. It's great for me to go out there with him as I'm training myself after being forced to rest a bit but I'm looking fo[...]
Everything I have done in my career has led to the Carl Frampton fight.
"This is going to be the biggest fight of the year and I am delighted that it's heading to Sky Sports Box Office. The build-up is going to be huge and will get tenser as we get close to February 27 - but I am totally focused on the job in hand. Ever[...]
Signing on the contract, that was my Christmas. I won't be celebrating Christmas this year, I'll be in the gym, fully focused on February 27, so signing the contract was my Christmas.
"This fight is definitely happening because of Carl's last fight. He managed to get through the fight, but he needed to make the fight with me while he was still unbeaten so that's why it's happening,". "This is the fight I've wanted. There was no b[...]
"I've finally got the fight I've wanted for so long,". "February 27 will be the best night of my life. I've dedicated my life to this sport and I have never been more confident going into a fight, I know I will beat him in every department. This is [...]
In the first round I tested his power and I knew he would gain a bit of confidence. In the second it set it up for the shot we had been working for. And it was a peach of an uppercut.
I was expecting 12 tortuous rounds. This is my life and I was welling up in the ring because hopefully now I will get some credit. This is everything I've worked for as a kid.
"I have never had the reception like that before,". "Thank you to everyone who has come out to support me.
I looked a bit wild, but kept as calm as possible and finished him.
The first round was how we knew it would be. He was very nervous, so he was sharp and on edge, and I had to see what he was doing.
But I got my range and we knew he would come out quicker in the second and knew he would walk on to my shot.
"It's not about proving anything to anyone else, I just want to put in the best performance and beat him in emphatic style,". "People will compare myself with Frampton, but I just want to put in the best performance of my career".
That's what I expect from myself, not to prove to anybody else, but I know if I satisfy myself with the performance, I'm the hardest person to please, so if I'm happy with it I know everyone else will be.
"There was one guy who, in 16 months his life totally changed. He got married, but his wife got cancer - it's horrible - and they had a little boy, but then his wife passed away. As he was telling me, I was filling up, yet he was so strong and posit[...]
"Anyone who wants to learn and is willing to invest money in that, to put the work in to better themselves, is an inspiration to me,"