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ABC Calls For Ban of Dirrell's Trainer Due To Post-Fight Assault has received a copy of a statement issued by the Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC) that calls for the banishment of Andre Dirrell's trainer Leon Lawson. The World Boxing Council ...Read More

BJ Flores Ready To Step in For Shannon Briggs and Face Oquendo

Earlier today stated that Shannon Briggs failed a random urine test for dramatically elevated levels of testosterone. The 45-year-old Briggs and the 44-year-old Oquendo have been tested regul...Read More

Canelo's Trainer: We're Going To Make A lot of Noise at 160!

Even though former champion Julio César Chávez Jr. didn't put up much of a fight in his May 6th bout against Canelo Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs), the fight did serve a purpose for the Mexican superstar fr...Read More

Luis Ortiz Threatens Legal Action if Anthony Joshua is Not Next!

Unbeaten number #1 heavyweight contender Luis "King King" Ortiz is chomping at the bit to get in the ring with WBA/IBF/IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. On April 29th Joshua climbed off the can...Read More

Linares Rejects Roach's "Lies" - Tells Him To Bring on Pacquiao

MGM Grand, LAS VEGAS - WBC/WBA/Ring lightweight champion Jorge Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) is in Las Vegas working as an analyst for Univision for Saturday's pay-per-view clash pitting Canelo Alvarez again...Read More

Memo: Chavez Will Be 182-183 When He Face Canelo in The Ring

MGM Grand, LAS VEGAS - Strength and conditioning coach Memo Heredia is very confident that Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will upset Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night. The action takes place at the T-Mobile Ar...Read More

Gamboa: After This Fight, I'll Be Back To The Level of Where I Was

MGM Grand, LAS VEGAS - Former unified featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa is excited to be getting back in the ring on Friday against Robinson Castellanos. The fight will headline an ESPN card on ...Read More

Escandon Vows To Shock Gary Russell Like Maidana Did Broner recently caught up with interim WBC featherweight champion Oscar Escandon who faces full WBC featherweight champion Gary Russell Jr. on May 20th in Maryland. The fight will headline a ...Read More

Lemieux: Chavez Jr. Won't Be an Easy Out For Canelo!

MGM Grand, LAS VEGAS - Former middleweight champion David Lemieux is chomping at the bit to get in the ring with Marcos Reyes (35-4, 26 KOs) Saturday night. The fight will serve as the co-feature to t...Read More

Canelo Shreds Chavez Jr. Over Belief He's Better Idol For Mexico

MGM Grand, LAS VEGAS - Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. both met with a small group of reporters yesterday as they made their grand arrivals to Las Vegas for their pay-per-view showdown that ...Read More

Claudio Marrero Can't Wait To Face Santa Cruz vs. Mares Winner

Claudio Marrero (22-1) became a champion this past Saturday night when he blasted out the previously unbeaten Carlos Zambrano (26-1) at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall in Las Vegas in the first round...Read More

Canelo: When The Golovkin Fight Happens - NO WBC Title!

Luis Ortiz: I'll Stop Joshua in 8, Klitschko Let Him Off The Hook!

WBA #1 rated heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (27-0) was a very interested observer of Saturday's WBA/IBF/IBO heavyweight title fight at Wembley Stadium. Anthony Joshua climbed off the canvas to stop ...Read More

Marrero Crushes Zambrano in One Round For WBA, IBO Belts

Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Las Vegas, NV - Later tonight interim WBA featherweight champion Carlos Zambrano (26-0) will face Claudio Marrero (21-1) in the FS1/Fox Deportes main event. The IBO ...Read More

Zambrano: Marrero will find out he isn't as fast as he thinks he is

The interim WBA featherweight title fight between Carlos Zambrano (26-0) and Claudio Marrero (21-1) that takes place this Saturday at Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall in Las Vegas was elevated to ma...Read More

Luis Ortiz To Joshua: Your Money is No Good, No Step Aside Fee!

Earlier today an article by Elliot Foster ran on which stated that WBA President Gilberto J Mendoza may give the Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko winner a "special permit" to make a v...Read More

BJ Flores May Land on Briggs-Oquendo, Povetkin Possible for July 2

Former cruiserweight contender BJ Flores (33-3-1) began the second phase of his career as a heavyweight in February when he destroyed Jeremy Bates in the first round of their main event fight. Flore...Read More

Gilberto Ramirez's Trainer is Not Worried About Ring Rust

Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramirez (34-0) will return to the ring for the first time in 12 months when he faces Max Bursak (33-4-1) at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. The fight, which will be in support o...Read More

Beibut Shumenov Eye Injury Derails Yunier Dorticos Title Fight

Last night, multiple sources advised that WBA "regular" cruiserweight champion Beibut Shumenov had suffered an eye injury in one of his final sparring sessions before his April 29th fi...Read More

Michael Perez, Marcelino Lopez Both Looking To Shine on ESPN

Tonight a crossroads battle will take place at the Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, New York. New Jersey's Michael "The Artist" Perez (24-2-2) will face Argentina's Marcelino "Nino" Lopez. ...Read More