Tommy Coyle has been quoted 16 times in 6 different articles. On this page, you will find all of Tommy Coyle’s quotes organized by date and topic. Alongside each quote is a link back to the article where the quote was reported, so you can go back to the source for more context if you need it. Topics that Tommy Coyle speaks about are July and Crolla, for example. Most recently, Tommy Coyle was quoted in the article Tommy Coyle wants to win British title for his son saying, “It's the prettiest belt out there and it's every young fighters dream to fight for the British belt. It holds a lot of credibility and I'm really excited to be fighting for it, so I'll be leaving everything in the ring on July 30”.
"I feel brilliant at Super-Lightweight,". "I've been 9st 9lbs since I was 16 years old. When Tyrone and I boxed as amateurs I was 9st 9lbs then and that was ten years ago. That extra five pounds on fight night is going to be a huge difference, I don[...]
It's the prettiest belt out there and it's every young fighters dream to fight for the British belt. It holds a lot of credibility and I'm really excited to be fighting for it, so I'll be leaving everything in the ring on July 30.
This is for my little boy - I want him to be able to say that his Dad was British champion. I've been in some great fights, exciting fights and memorable fights, but I want that silverware to show for it and Hull has never had a British champion so [...]
The lightweight division is wide open, there are some great fights. I'd love to fight Crolla. He's a great fighter but I would love that fight, I just think I'd be too strong for him. I think it would catch fire straight away, it wouldn't be boring [...]
"I've been given the green light. Training camp started on Monday and I'll be looking to fight in May. I'm absolutely buzzing. I've really missed the game, badly,"
I can't change my make-up and I was always going to have a war, but I was going to be smart about it. I know I am not the greatest fighter in the world but I am always going to deliver value for money, I am going to put bums on seats and put everyth[...]
"Pressure fighters can't go backwards,". "Jamie is the best pressure there was and he told me if you offset his balance and get him going backwards, you will have success. We worked on that left hook in the dressing room before the fight and it's co[...]
I was so scared and nervous about losing, I'd visualised being in the worst pain ever as I had put him on a pedestal for 12 weeks. The night was perfect and with Luke winning, it sets the fight up in the summer of next year.
I'd be confident of beating him, he's not been in there with someone like me but it would be a very good fight, and we both have hard fights to take care of this weekend first.
"The fans here are fantastic, some of the best in the land. They will be out in force this weekend and if we keep winning then we'll be getting more and more shows here. We're pals and we've travelled the world together as amateurs but I am not daft[...]
First and foremost, it's Katsidis. The fight with Luke excites me very, very much. Luke is a good friend of mine, I have a lot of respect for him and his success in the Olympics is the main reason why I got my shot on a big Matchroom bill against De[...]
"Luke winning the gold started it all off, I have so much respect for Luke and if it hadn't had been for that then we wouldn't be having these big shows in Hull,"
My lasting memory was picking myself up each time from the canvas. As the counts got bigger, the crowd got louder. That's what picked me up and pulled me through fighting at home. I've got fantastic fans. But that adds character to someone generally[...]
"I used to be a big fan of his and I still am a big fan of Michael Katsidis,". "I've watched his fights for years. When I was offered the fight I took it straight away. I think all the boxing fans know I like to be involved in exciting fights and I'[...]
"I don't think it took much out of me, I'm only young,". "I've got fresh legs, it's not like I've been involved in 10 of those fights it was just the one. I was in fantastic shape. I could've done 15 rounds that night.
"It's great to be fighting someone of Michael Katsidis' calibre,". "There were many big names touted for this fight and I am delighted that it's Michael I'll be taking on. He's been in with Mitchell and Ricky Burns over here and also shared the ring[...]