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WBA, AIBA Hold a Second Meeting in Taipei To Further Relations

Having ended 2016 in a spirit of unity, Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, President of the World Boxing Association (WBA) Travelled to Taiwan and was well welcomed by Dr Ching-Kuo Wu, AIBA President, to hold a ...Read More

Michael Watson "Overwhelmed" By Support After Vicious Attack

Former boxer Michael Watson has said he has been "overwhelmed" by the support he received after he was attacked in an apparent car-jacking. Messages of support flooded in after Mr Watson, along with h...Read More

Kovacs Retains WBO Euro Belt, Imre Szello Beats Garrett Wilson

Reigning WBO Europeean beltholder Zoltan Kovacs (19-5-1, 6 KO) successfully defended his title for the first time with a decision win on Saturday in Papa, Hungary. His opponent was Italian challenger ...Read More

Michael Watson Hospitalized After Vicious Car Jacking Attempt

Former professional boxer Michael Watson and his carer have been treated in hospital after being "sprayed in the face" by attempted robbers and "dragged" from the car they were travelling in. Mr Watso...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Brook-Spence, Mayweather, Loma-Sosa

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing the legacy of Floyd Mayweather Jr., the finalized welterweight clash between Errol Spence and Kell Brook, Julio Cesar Chavez ...Read More

Thomas Hearns Leads 2017 Hall of Fame Class For Nevada

LAS VEGAS -- Former world champion Thomas Hearns, who along with Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Roberto Duran dominated boxing in the 1980s and became known collectively as “The Four K...Read More

Chavez Sr: If No Drugs or Alcohol - I Might Have Reached 100-0!

Hall of Famer Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. finally retired from the sport in 2005, with a huge fight record of (107-6-2, 86 KOs). Chavez came very close to reaching an unbeaten record of 100-0. ...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Thurman vs. Garcia, Verdejo, VADA Testing

The Daily Bread Mailbag Returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discusses topics such as father/son combinations in boxing, Felix Verdejo and his career struggles, the VADA testing system by the WBC, ...Read More

WBC Outline Required Testing, Medical Exam Requirements

Since its inception and foundation in 1963, the World Boxing Council has worked hard, intelligently, intrepidly and constantly, to prioritize the protection and safety of fighters in all aspects, espe...Read More

Derrick Findley Decisions Daniel Heinze in Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark - Super middleweight veteran Derrick "Superman" Findley, 26-21-1, was no Superman in the headliner of this show against Daniel Heinze, now 6-1, but he showed what experience and kn...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Broner vs. Granados, Mikey Garcia, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing the monster knockout win by Mikey Garcia, Adrien Broner vs. Adrian Granados, Leo Santa Cruz's rematch win over Carl Frampton,...Read More

Sam Kynoch Updates On MTK, Talks About Looking Ahead

Scottish promoter Sam Kynoch, who heads up MTK Scotland, has revealed that he is looking to bring the Scottish titles back to their deserved relevance alongside all other promoters across the border a...Read More

WBA, WBC May Establish a Single Mandatory To Unified Champs

There could be some major shifts taking place with two of the major sanctioning bodies. Gilberto Jesús Mendoza, president of the World Boxing Association and Mauricio Sulaimán, president of the World ...Read More

CompuBox Ranks Today's Top Heavyweights in Ten Categories

Deontay Wilder's back on Feb. 25 vs. Gerald Washington; Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko on April 22; Joseph Parker vs. Fury, (Hughie that is) in late spring; Luis Ortiz is looking to make good f...Read More

Steve Claggett a Free Agent, On The Hunt For New Promoter

Two-time Canadian welterweight champion Steve ‘The Dragon’ Claggett is a hot item coming off a banner year in 2016. The all-action Calgary, Alberta native seized the spotlight with back to back headli...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Mayweather, Thurman-Garcia, Joshua, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen 'Breadman' Edwards discussing a number of topics, including the career of Floyd Mayweather Jr., Keith Thurman vs. Danny Garcia, this weekend's big fights o...Read More

Could 2017 Be One Of Boxing's Best Years in Recent Memory?

Could 2017 Be One Of Boxing's Best Years in Recent Memory?

By Andreas Hale - Despite fight fans being denied the biggest fight that could be made between Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, 2016 turned out to be a pretty damn good year for the sport. ...Read More

WBC Reveal List of Boxers Not Enrolled in VADA Testing

After the WBC’s annual convention, where we addressed the latest official ratings of the organization, it was created a list of fighters who have not enrolled in the Clean Boxing Program.This is a fin...Read More

World Boxing Council Breaks Down Ongoing Drug Testing Program

The World Boxing Council worked diligently with the Voluntary AntiDoping Associattion (VADA) as its administrator to launch the Clean Boxing Program (CBP) around the world during 2016. For a better u...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Mayweather-Ali, Cotto-Kirkland, Jack, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling topics on Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland, Floyd Mayweather stating that he's greater than Muhammad Ali, the welterweight battl...Read More