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Regis Prograis Very Motivated For Indongo Clash, Bigger Things

By Thomas Gerbasi - In a boxing universe where many fighters seem to roll out of bed and into a world title shot, unbeaten junior welterweight contender Regis Prograis had to do a little bit more to g...Read More

Promoter: Superfly encore will pick up where 'Chocolatito' left off

Promoter: Superfly encore will pick up where 'Chocolatito' left off

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - The fighters are as tall as an American middle-schooler. And the weight of a model who’s just scarfed a sundae. Nevertheless, promoter Tom Loeffler has no qualms suggesting Satur...Read More

George Groves - The Emotion and The Logic

George Groves - The Emotion and The Logic

By Tris Dixon - “When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion,” wrote American author Dale Carnegie. The logic before the WBSS super-middlew...Read More

The Danger of The Crawford-Horn & Pacquiao-Alvarado PPV

The Danger of The Crawford-Horn & Pacquiao-Alvarado PPV

by Andreas Hale - Top Rank and ESPN are about to jump into the pay-per-view business in 2018 on April 14th with Terence Crawford vs. Jeff Horn and a co-main event of Manny Pacquiao vs. Mike Alvarado. ...Read More

De La Hoya: Lomachenko Can Make More Versus Linares on HBO

De La Hoya: Lomachenko Can Make More Versus Linares on HBO

By Keith Idec - Oscar De La Hoya has drawn his promotional line in the sand. On the opposite side stands Bob Arum, his former promoter and current competitor. Who else would it be based on their longs...Read More

Devon Alexander-Victor Ortiz: Surely Someone's Last Hurrah, Right?

Devon Alexander-Victor Ortiz: Surely Someone's Last Hurrah, Right?

By Cliff Rold - After the most anticipated fight of the weekend (George Groves-Chris Eubank Jr.) is over, but before the intended Danny Garcia rehab assignment kicks off, fight fans in the US will be ...Read More

Shakur Stevenson Begins Year Two

Shakur Stevenson Begins Year Two

By Thomas Gerbasi - When talking about his first 12 months as a professional boxer, Shakur Stevenson appears to be a lot more mature than most 20-year-olds. He says he’s happy with his progress and hi...Read More

Mikey Garcia Discusses Belts, Lomachenko, Linares, Going To 147

Mikey Garcia Discusses Belts, Lomachenko, Linares, Going To 147

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It's not hard to find a boxing fan or media member who'll suggest -- in an era where superstars and promoters tend to pick and choose their fights -- that title belts no longer m...Read More

James Toney: I Would Have Knocked Bernard Hopkins Out!

In this post-modern boxing age of old-school, new-school, never-went-to-school James Toney (77-10-3, 47 KOs) is patronised in some quarters as a fat guy who could do a few shoulder rolls. Yes, and Jo...Read More

Nico Hernandez Is Boxing's Ultimate Hometown Hero

Nico Hernandez Is Boxing's Ultimate Hometown Hero

By Corey Erdman - Plenty of boxers have the backing of their hometown fans, but none have the support of their city quite like Nico Hernandez. Ever since Hernandez won a bronze medal at the 2016 Olymp...Read More

Gassiev, Usyk and 'Fight of The Year' Expectations in Jeddah

Gassiev, Usyk and 'Fight of The Year' Expectations in Jeddah

By Alexey Sukachev - At the conclusion of one winter month and at the start of another - the cruiserweights delivered. This time they delivered in a double package - as part of the semi-finals of the ...Read More

Where Does Roy Jones Belong On The List Of Greatest Boxers?

Where Does Roy Jones Belong On The List Of Greatest Boxers?

By Andreas Hale - Roy Jones Jr put a cap on his 29 year professional career with a dominant 10-round unanimous decision against Scott Sigmon in what he says was his farewell fight. It wasn’t necessari...Read More

Beltran: Lomachenko Is Not God; Once I’m Champ, I'll Fight Him!

Beltran: Lomachenko Is Not God; Once I’m Champ, I'll Fight Him!

By Keith Idec - Above all else, winning the WBO lightweight title likely would earn Ray Beltran his green card. The Mexican immigrant, who has resided in the United States for 20 years, wants nothing ...Read More

Joseph Parker-Luis Ortiz: The Unconsidered Alternative Outcome

Joseph Parker-Luis Ortiz: The Unconsidered Alternative Outcome

By Cliff Rold - Showtime’s announcement this week that they would televise the Anthony Joshua-Joseph Parker heavyweight unification March 31st gave them a clear inside track on what might be the key t...Read More

Viloria: I'll Try To Enjoy The Ride, Regardless of What Happens

Viloria: I'll Try To Enjoy The Ride, Regardless of What Happens

By Thomas Gerbasi - Brian Viloria shouldn’t be a little over two weeks away from a world title fight against Artem Dalakian. Not at flyweight, not at 37 years old. Doesn’t he know that 112-pound fight...Read More

Gassiev-Dorticos, Okolie-Chamberlain: Super fights, damp squibs

Gassiev-Dorticos, Okolie-Chamberlain: Super fights, damp squibs

By Tris Dixon - TOP cruiserweights Oleksandr Usyk and Murat Gassiev will meet in the final to determine who is the world’s leading 200-pounder. Both came through rugged and entertaining battles, Gassi...Read More

Is Floyd Mayweather Serious About Competing In The UFC?

Is Floyd Mayweather Serious About Competing In The UFC?

by Andreas Hale - Floyd Mayweather is making headlines again after a pair of videos of the 50-0 boxer steps into an octagon cage in an effort to tease a possible UFC fight. Conor McGregor — along with...Read More

Jesse Hart: Ramirez Can't Get Any Better, I Can Exceed That Level

Jesse Hart: Ramirez Can't Get Any Better, I Can Exceed That Level

By Keith Idec - Jesse Hart didn’t really start to feel the overwhelming magnitude of the moment until he stepped into the ring the night of September 22. That’s when it truly hit Hart that he was abou...Read More

Daigo Higa: The Other Knockout Artist This Weekend

Daigo Higa: The Other Knockout Artist This Weekend

By Cliff Rold - The first weekend in February will be a busy weekend on the boxing calendar. The biggest fight of the weekend, Saturday’s cruiserweight unification match between Murat Gassiev and Yuni...Read More

Jon Fernandez Aims To Become The Next Breakout Star

Jon Fernandez Aims To Become The Next Breakout Star

By Thomas Gerbasi - Soccer never had a chance once Jon Fernandez walked into the local boxing gym. “I was playing football when I was 14,” he said. “My uncle took me to the boxing gym and I got amazed...Read More

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