Mates Burns, Mitchell set to scuffle
Titlist and challenger set aside friendship for Saturday's lightweight scrap
Boxing may be a sport, but it's also a tough business, which means sometimes fighters who are friends have to fight. They must put aside their personal relationship and trade punches.
Lightweight titlist Ricky Burns of Scotland and England's Kevin Mitchell will do just that when they meet in an evenly matched 135-pound title fight Saturday (BoxNation in the United Kingdom) at the Scottish Exhibition Centre in Glasgow, Scotland.
The 29-year-old Burns (34-2, 9 KOs), who will be ...
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