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Juanma Lopez Breaks Ties With Black Tiger, Wants Big Fights

Two-time world champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez will pursue a new direction for his career in the boxing world. Lopez informed the media that he has terminated his contractual relationship with Bla...Read More

WBC Prez Expects Golovkin To Stake Title, Despite Canelo's Beef

World Boxing Council (WBC) president Mauricio Sulaiman has come out and stated that his organization has no issue with Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. The Mexican superstar has a heated relationship with the s...Read More

Verdejo To Train With Abel Sanchez in Big Bear, Flanagan Eyed

Negotiations are ongoing for Felix 'Diamante' Verdejo's anticipated title fight, which if finalized will take place in the coming months. Verdejo's promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank, revealed that he is ...Read More

Golden Boy Prez on Working With Cotto Again, Canelo Rematch

Miguel Cotto Will Resume Training at Wild Card on July 3

Miguel Cotto can enjoy a month's vacation before returning to Los Angeles, California, to report to the Wild Card Gym, owned by the Puerto Rican star's head trainer Freddie Roach. Bryan Perez, Cotto's...Read More

Marquez Fires Back at Miguel Cotto: Take Care of Kamegai First!

A war of words has broken out between former world champions and future Hall of Famers, Juan Manuel 'Dinamita' Marquez of Mexico and Miguel Angel Cotto of Puerto Rico. Cotto recently lashed out in Mar...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares II in Play For September 9

Negotiations are advanced for the rematch, and all indications are that Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares will have an agreement to meet again on September 9 at a venue to be defined in the state of Cali...Read More

Miguel Cotto Slams Critics Calling For Him To Retire From Boxing

Former four division world champion Miguel Cotto has lashed out at the critics, including fellow fighters, who are calling for his retirement. Cotto is scheduled to return on August 26th, at the Stub...Read More

Jose Pedraza vs. Jamel Herring on Guerrero-Figueroa Card

Former IBF super featherweight champion Jose 'Sniper' Pedraza is ready to resume his career. Luis Espada, trainer and stepfather of the fighter, revealed yesterday that on July 15 he will officially s...Read More

Cotto: Marquez Has To Get Things Done or Keep His Mouth Shut!

The meetings between former world champions and future Hall of Famers, Miguel Angel Cotto of Puerto Rico and Mexico's Juan Manuel 'Dinamita' Marquez, have always been very cordial. The latest of these...Read More

Miguel Cotto Says Golden Boy Pact May Extend Beyond 2017

In the past, former four division world champion Miguel Angel Cotto had stated in several interviews that 2017 would be his final year in the sport. But given the current landscape and the circumstanc...Read More

WBC May Order Interim-Title Fight Due To Keith Thurman's Injury

The World Boxing Council is looking at the possibility of opening the door to order an WBC interim-title fight in the welterweight division, after world champion Keith Thurman announced that he underw...Read More

Cotto vs. Marquez Being Targeted For December, Says Beltran

Mexican promoter Fernando Beltran, who works closely with four-division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, is hoping to finalize a fight with Miguel Angel Cotto, also a four division champion, for th...Read More

Sugar Ray Leonard: Canelo-Golovkin is 50-50, Not Easy To Predict

Former world champion and Hall of Fame legend Sugar Ray Leonard is really looking forward to the highly anticipated fight between IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (37-0,...Read More

Juan Manuel Marquez Return Still in Play For July, Says Nacho

The return of multiple world champion Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40 KOs) is still on track for a date in July in the Arena Ciudad de Mexico, according to the boxer's Hall of Fame trainer Ign...Read More

Team Uzcategui Will Push For No-Contest, Dirrell Rematch Order

Fernando Beltrán, CEO of Zanfer Promotions, described the physical aggression suffered by his boxer, Venezuelan Jose Uzcategui, as a "painful" and "cowardly" act. The incident took place after his fig...Read More

Miguel Cotto To Work With Golden Boy on Kamegai Fight

Former four division world champion Miguel Angel Cotto will be working in partnership with Golden Boy Promotions for his bout with Japanese junior middleweight contender Yoshihiro Kamegai, according t...Read More

Golden Boy Prez: Canelo-GGG Won't Budge For Floyd-McGregor!

No matter what happens in the next week or so with the ongoing negotiations for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, Golden Boy Promotions President Eric Gomez has made it clear that Saul "Canelo" Alv...Read More

Cotto CEO: August Return Possible, Roc Nation Split For The Best

As reported earlier on, former four division world champion Miguel Angel Cotto has parted ways with promoter Roc Nation Sport. The two sides were unable to reach an agreement for Cotto...Read More

Chavez Jr. Breaks His Silence on Scandalous Post-Fight Video

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has finally broken his silence regarding several controversial videos that began circulating last week. The video were shot last Monday in Las ...Read More