This page is completely dedicated to what Stephen Simmons has to say. All of Stephen Simmons’s quotes are organized here by date and topic. The most recent quote attributed to Stephen Simmons came from an article called Stephen Simmons ready for Simon Barclay clash: “Scottish boxing is thriving at the moment, not just in the pros but the amateurs too, where there are plenty of talented youngsters coming through. Josh Taylor is leading the way and he is someone who is genuinely special, which I saw early on when we went to the Commonwealth Games in Delhi back in 2010.”.
Hopefully it will be third time lucky for me and Matty, who I have a lot of respect for. We both want the fight and know it is just business on the night, so I wish him well in his recovery. He exploited Craig Kennedy's flaws last time out and looke[...]
I really do think that I will be knocking on the door soon and once it has all been figured out, I'll get my chance to get involved too.
I put a lot of that success down to MTK who have been fantastic for boxing in Scotland. They've put on multiple events and have brought more exposure with the likes of BoxNation covering them as well, so they have done exactly as they have promised.
There's three of the champions in there with Oleksandr Usyk and Mairis Breidis fighting in the semi finals, which I expect Usyk to win comfortably on points, whilst I'm excited to see what Murat Gassiev brings to the competition as well, although yo[...]
They've also been great to me and I'm confident that they could provide me the opportunities at world level. Cruiserweight is great to be a part of and you can see how good it is in the World Boxing Super Series, which is a great concept and putting[...]
Scottish boxing is thriving at the moment, not just in the pros but the amateurs too, where there are plenty of talented youngsters coming through. Josh Taylor is leading the way and he is someone who is genuinely special, which I saw early on when [...]
This will be my first title fight as a pro in Edinburgh so it really does mean a lot to me and I can't wait for Friday. Barclay obviously isn't Askin, who I was expecting to fight, but he's a clever fighter and I'll have to use all my attributes to [...]