Look back at the night John Murray won the British lightweight title brother Joe is now fighting for

Joe Murray wants to follow in big brother John’s footsteps so we have dug out the fight that saw the Manchester fighting family pick up the British lightweight title.

Joe is the challenger on Sunday when he faces Lewis Ritson on the NXTGEN card, in Manchester, live on Sky Sports, and has promised to take the belt back to the family home.

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John now trains him but set the ball rolling almost 10 years ago when he took on friend and fellow Lancastrian fighter, Lee Meager, with the vacant title up for grabs.

It turned out to be a British title barnstormer, so to see what Joe has to match, watch the highlights at the top of the page…

Watch Ritson vs Murray, on the packed NXTGEN bill, starting at 7pm on Sunday, March 25, live on Sky Sports Action.