Nathan Cleverly

Born: February 17, 1987 (age 27)
Hometown: Caerphilly, Wales
Height: 6'1''
Nationality: Welsh
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'I can surprise Nathan Cleverly'
Tony Bellew claims that his ability to adopt a different approach gives him the edge over Nathan Cleverly ahead of next month's bout between the two British rivals.
05:42
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly: 'Tony Bellew is not quick enough to beat me'
Nathan Cleverly insists that his fitness levels will be the difference when he meets Tony Bellew next month.
Oct 30, 05:20
George Groves celebrates his victory after beating Noe Gonzalez in their International Super Middleweight match on May 25, 2013
George Groves: 'It is a risk facing Denis Douglin'
George Groves admits that he is taking a risk stepping into the ring to face Denis Douglin in November.
Oct 23, 18:19
George Groves celebrates his victory after beating Noe Gonzalez in their International Super Middleweight match on May 25, 2013
George Groves to fight Denis Douglin on Nathan Cleverly, Tony Bellew undercard
British super-middleweight George Groves announces that he will take on Denis Douglin on the undercard of the rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew next month.
Oct 23, 16:33
British boxer James DeGale celebrates his win over Piotr Wilczewski on October 15, 2011
James DeGale to face Marco Antonio Periban in November
British super-middleweight James DeGale will face former world title challenger Marco Antonio Periban at Liverpool's Echo Arena on November 22.
Oct 9, 12:39
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew slams "boring" Nathan Cleverly ahead of November rematch
Tony Bellew tells "boring" Nathan Cleverly that he will want to retire from boxing following their cruiserweight rematch in Liverpool on November 22.
Oct 1, 13:17
Anthony Joshua attends a press conference to announce his signing to Matchroom on July 25, 2013
Matchroom Sport announce Liverpool card
Matchroom Sport announce that Scott Quigg, Anthony Joshua and James DeGale will all feature on the undercard of the rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew.
Oct 1, 11:59
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Nathan Cleverly, Tony Bellew rematch confirmed for November in Liverpool
Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew will face each other in the ring for a rematch at Liverpool's Echo Arena in November.
Sep 25, 15:45
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Eddie Hearn: 'Nathan Cleverly, Tony Bellew close to agreeing rematch date'
Promoter Eddie Hearn confirms that a second fight between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew has almost been agreed.
Sep 18, 05:57
British and Commonwealth Welterweight Champion Frankie Gavin during a press conference on October 29, 2013
Preview: Frankie Gavin, Lucas Browne, Sergey Kovalev
Sports Mole previews some of the biggest fights that are taking place around the world this weekend.
Jul 31, 10:59
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew exchanges angry words with Nathan Cleverly
Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly exchange angry barbs after the Liverpudlian's knockout win over Julio Cesar Dos Santos.
Jul 13, 01:11
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Result: Tony Bellew knocks out Julio Cesar Dos Santos
Tony Bellew sets up a potential reunion with Nathan Cleverly after stopping Julio Cesar Dos Santos in five rounds.
Jul 13, 00:06
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Result: Nathan Cleverly eases to win over Alejandro Valori
Nathan Cleverly marks his second bout since moving to cruiserweight with a dominant display against Alejandro Valori.
Jul 12, 22:50
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'Winning will not be enough for me'
Tony Bellew admits that it is important to put on a show when he meets Julio Cesar Dos Santos in Liverpool on Saturday night.
Jul 12, 05:55
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Preview: Tony Bellew, Nathan Cleverly, Anthony Joshua, Callum Smith
Sports Mole previews Matchroom Sport's 'Collision Course' event, which takes place in Liverpool on Saturday evening.
Jul 10, 13:45
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew focused on Julio Cesar Dos Santos test
British cruiserweight Tony Bellew insists that he is focused on delivering a "destructive" performance when he faces Julio Cesar Dos Santos in Liverpool on July 12.
Jul 2, 06:19
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly: 'I need to win in style'
Welsh cruiserweight Nathan Cleverly believes that he needs to beat Argentine Alejandro Valori in "emphatic fashion" when they fight in Liverpool on July 12.
Jun 11, 06:42
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew expects test against Julio Cesar Dos Santos
British cruiserweight Tony Bellew admits that he doesn't expect an easy fight when he faces Brazilian Julio Cesar Dos Santos in Liverpool on July 12.
Jun 11, 06:27
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew to face Julio Cesar Dos Santos in Liverpool
British cruiserweight Tony Bellew will face Brazilian Julio Cesar Dos Santos in Liverpool on July 12 as he prepares for a potential rematch with Nathan Cleverly.
Jun 10, 12:51
Nathan Cleverly (L) in action against Shaun Corbin during their WBA Inter-Continental Cruiserweight Title bout at the Motorpoint Arena on May 17, 2014
Result: Nathan Cleverly stops Sean Corbin in two rounds
Welshman Nathan Cleverly stops Sean Corbin in two rounds to mark his debut in the cruiserweight division with a win.
May 17, 22:01
Lee Selby celebrates his victory over Ryan Walsh during their British and Commonwealth Featherweight Championship bout at O2 Arena on October 5, 2013
Live Commentary: Lee Selby, Nathan Cleverly, Gavin Rees fight in Cardiff - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage of Matchroom Sport's 'The Second Coming' show which is taking place at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff.
May 17, 19:30
Lee Selby celebrates his victory over Ryan Walsh during their British and Commonwealth Featherweight Championship bout at O2 Arena on October 5, 2013
Lee Selby: 'I want to make impact in America'
Welsh featherweight Lee Selby reveals that he is keen to compete in the United States at some point in his career.
May 17, 09:10
Lee Selby celebrates his victory over Ryan Walsh during their British and Commonwealth Featherweight Championship bout at O2 Arena on October 5, 2013
Preview: Lee Selby, Nathan Cleverly, Gavin Rees, Callum Smith fight in Cardiff
Sports Mole previews Matchroom Sport's 'The Second Coming' event, which takes place in Cardiff on Saturday evening.
May 15, 14:06
Gavin Rees in action with Anthony Crolla during the WBO Inter-Continental Lightweight championship fight at Bolton Arena on June 29, 2013
Gavin Rees to retire after Gary Buckland bout
Former light-welterweight world champion Gavin Rees reveals that he will retire from boxing after his Cardiff showdown with Gary Buckland next weekend.
May 10, 09:11
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly: 'I need time to settle at cruiserweight'
Welshman Nathan Cleverly believes that he will need time to settle in the cruiserweight division before people begin to see the best of him.
May 7, 06:30
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly to face Sean Corbin in Cardiff
Welshman Nathan Cleverly will make his cruiserweight debut against Guyana's Sean Corbin in Cardiff on May 17.
Apr 29, 13:18
British boxer James DeGale celebrates his win over Piotr Wilczewski on October 15, 2011
Has James DeGale made the right decision to join Matchroom Sport?
Sports Mole assesses whether British super-middleweight James DeGale has made the right decision to sign with Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Sport.
Apr 10, 14:18
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly: Tony Bellew and I are on "collision course"
Nathan Cleverly claims that a rematch with Tony Bellew is "inevitable".
Mar 27, 20:15
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly: 'I will destroy Tony Bellew'
Welsh fighter Nathan Cleverly believes that he will "destroy" Tony Bellew should they ever face each other at cruiserweight.
Mar 21, 08:09
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Adam Booth under consideration to train Nathan Cleverly
Former light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly has recently trained with Adam Booth, according to the Welsh fighter's father.
Jan 18, 09:00
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly to face Ilunga Makabu in Monte Carlo
Welsh fighter Nathan Cleverly will face the big-hitting Ilunga Makabu on his cruiserweight debut in February.
Dec 28, 06:44
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew confirms move to cruiserweight
World title challenger Tony Bellew confirms that he plans to make the step up to cruiserweight after losing to WBC light-heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson on Saturday night.
Dec 6, 09:45
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew ponders move to cruiserweight
Tony Bellew says that he may move up to cruiserweight following defeat to Adonis Stevenson.
Dec 2, 05:20
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Result: Adonis Stevenson breaks down Tony Bellew
Adonis Stevenson defeats Tony Bellew in the fifth round of their WBC light heavyweight title fight in Quebec.
Dec 1, 05:26
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Can Tony Bellew cause a surprise against Adonis Stevenson?
Sports Mole assesses whether Tony Bellew can cause a surprise against WBC light-heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson in Canada on Saturday night.
Nov 30, 10:06
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly withdraws from Daniel Ammann bout with back injury
Nathan Cleverly withdraws from making his cruiserweight debut against Daniel Ammann due to a back injury.
Nov 26, 17:08
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'I am Adonis Stevenson's Kryptonite'
Tony Bellew says that he will shock the boxing world by beating Adonish Stevenson for the WBC light-heavyweight title in Quebec on November 30.
Nov 7, 05:31
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly confirms cruiserweight return
Nathan Cleverly will return to the ring next month as a cruiserweight against Australia's Daniel Ammann.
Oct 30, 14:09
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly: 'I want rematch with Sergey Kovalev'
Former WBO light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly insists that he is eager to secure a rematch with Russian Sergey Kovalev.
Oct 4, 07:17
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Adonis Stevenson: "I've beaten two great champions"
WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson says that he is willing to fight Sergey Kovalev, although he must first overcome mandatory challenger Tony Bellew.
Sep 29, 04:25