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Video: Ellerbe Talks UFC Doing Boxing, Mayweather Promotions

Leonard Ellerbe Interview - Former world champion Ishe Smith battles top 154-pound contender Julian "J-Rock'' Williams in a 10-round super welterweight clash that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on...Read More

Ferdie Pacheco - "The Fight Doctor" - Passes Away at 89

Ferdie Pacheco, who was known as the "Fight Doctor" for his role as heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali's physician, died Thursday at home in Miami. Pacheco was 89. His daughter announced his death in ...Read More

2017 Soon Coming To a Close: The Creeping Reset

2017 Soon Coming To a Close: The Creeping Reset

By Cliff Rold - Yuandale Evans-Luis Rosa was one hell of a fight last Friday night. It was also 2017 in microcosm. Boxing is a gambler’s sport and many a gambler has enjoyed the thrill of the hot hand...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Wilder-Joshua, Jacobs-Arias, Porter-Garcia

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing various topics such as the heavyweight unification between Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua, the middleweight fight between ...Read More

What Would Boxing Look Like With Dana White as a Promoter?

What Would Boxing Look Like With Dana White as a Promoter?

By Andreas Hale - Before Dana White was the bombastic UFC president who has become the face of the sport, he was emptying spit buckets while trying his hand at becoming a boxer at the age of 17. Three...Read More

Arum: White Interested in Boxing Because MMA Biz Falling Apart

Bob Arum isn’t surprised UFC president Dana White keeps discussing his eventual involvement in boxing. The 85-year-old boxing promoter believes White wants to work in boxing out of necessity, not intr...Read More

UFC's White Getting Promoter's License: 100% - I'm Doing Boxing

UFC President Dana White has indicated that his company is going to move forward with their plan to stage boxing events in 2018. Back in August, White was a big part of the promotion for the cross-spo...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Mayweather, Charlo, Lara, Andrade, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling topics such as the junior middleweight champions fighting each other, the top pound for pound fighter in boxing, the decline of...Read More

Five Years Later, A Sport Grows in Brooklyn

Five Years Later, A Sport Grows in Brooklyn

By Thomas Gerbasi - Brett Yormark is a confident man. Someone doesn’t get to where he has as CEO of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment without that trait. But as he watched the first boxing event at Barc...Read More

Dana White Erupts: F*** Bob Arum, Biggest Piece of Sh*t in Sports!

Move over Eddie Hearn, because another promoter is getting ready to invade the boxing scene - and that promoter is the UFC, which holds a near monopoly when it comes to Mixed Martial Arts. In several ...Read More

UFC's White is Firm: We May Start Doing Stuff in Boxing in 2018

For the second time in the last few weeks, UFC President Dana White has made it clear that his company will explore the idea of promoting and staging boxing events in 2018. Back in August, White was a...Read More

WBA Vote To Make VADA Drug Testing Program Mandatory

The World Boxing Association (WBA) Board of Directors voted in favor of the “Fair Boxing” program being implemented in a compulsory way in the regional and world fighting championships for the top 15 ...Read More

WBA Prez Hopes To Eliminate Multiple Title Problem By Mid-2019

The president of the World Boxing Association, Gilberto Mendoza Jr., acknowledged that it has not been easy to reduce the number of multiple world titles in his sanctioning body. In several divisions,...Read More

WBA Makes Numerous Changes in New Rankings

October has been a quite hectic month for the World Boxing Association (WBA) Classifications Committee and this is written on the October ranking. The super lightweight, welterweight, super welterwei...Read More

Boxer Involved in Fake Brain Scan Scandal - Dies After Sparring

A Filipino boxer who was involved in a recent scandal over faked brain scans has died after a sparring session, sports officials said Tuesday. Jeffrey Claro fell into a coma and later died after bein...Read More

Adalaide Byrd Back, Worked Mayweather Promotion Card

Less than two weeks ago, the executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, Bob Bennett, denied reports that controversial boxing judge Adalaide Byrd was under some form of suspension. In fact,...Read More

Miguel Montano Gets Revenge, Decisions Carlos Ruiz Over Ten

It was over a year ago when junior lightweight Carlos Ruiz was ranked amongst the top 10 by a sanctioning body. Coming into this contest, Ruiz was winless in two fights and on the outside looking in. ...Read More

Photos: Ruiz vs. Montano - Boxeo Telemundo Weights

This Friday's Boxeo Telemundo Ford event will feature an exciting turf war rematch between Mexico City natives Carlos “El Fino” Ruiz (15-3-1, 5 KO´s) and Luis Miguel “El Lobo” Montaño (12-6, 6 KO´s). ...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Spence-Thurman, Charlo, Lubin, PEDs, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with numerous topics being tackled, like Errol Spence vs. Keith Thurman, the punching power of Jermell Charlo, random drug testing in boxing, the future of Erickson Lub...Read More

Steve Collins Granted Licence To Box Again

Steve Collins' showdown with Nigel Benn appears to be getting closer. The 53-year-old Irishman said on Tuesday he has been issued with a licence to box. Collins, who ended Benn's career after stopping...Read More