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David Haye Forced Out of Bellew Rematch With Bicep Injury

David Haye has been forced out of the rematch with Tony Bellew after injuring his bicep in freak accident. Haye and Bellew were set to renew hostilities again at The O2 in London on December 17 follow...Read More

Canelo-Golovkin Rematch: Update on Negotiations, Date, Venue

While the negotiations are still on-going for the rematch between IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) and Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs...Read More

Jackson: I Don't Wish Kovalev Well - He Quit Against Andre Ward!

NEW YORK – John David Jackson’s disgust with Sergey Kovalev is evident in his voice. Nearly five months have passed since Kovalev’s technical knockout loss to Andre Ward in their rematch, but the frus...Read More

Rafael Garcia, Legendary Cutman, Passes Away at 88

According to multiple sources, legendary cutman Rafael Garcia passed away on Tuesday morning at the age of 88. Garcia has more than six decades of experience and worked with 35 world champions. He wor...Read More

De La Hoya: If I Had Wilder - He'd Be a Star, Joshua Would Beg

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya threw a tremendous verbal hook at the working team behind WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs). De La HOya's company had promoted Wilder's ...Read More

Cotto: No Interest in Margarito Trilogy - I Will Never Be Interested!

Last month, former world champion Antonio Margarito explained that he was very upset at missing out on the one contest he desired since his comeback began in early 2016. He wanted a third fight with f...Read More

Alexander Povetkin's WBC Suspension Ends on 12/6: Full Ruling

The WBC's March 2, 2017 ruling (the "Ruling"): (1) suspended Mr. Alexander Povetkin from participating in any WBC-sanctioned bouts indefinitely; (2) imposed a $250,000 USD fine; and (3) designed a tes...Read More

Dmitry Bivol vs. Sullivan Barrera Showdown Already in Play

There are already discussions to hold a showdown in 2018, between WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol and once-beaten Sullivan Barrera. Barrera still needs to do his part, and defeat Felix Val...Read More

Wilder-Stiverne Rematch Peaked at 887,000 Viewers on Showtime

More boxing fans were willing to watch Deontay Wilder fight Bermane Stiverne again than many might’ve expected. According to ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, Wilder’s vicious, first...Read More

WBA Prez: Luis Ortiz is Repeat Offender, Suspension Was Needed!

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz was officially removed from his mandatory position under the World Boxing Association, thus losing his rights as the mandato...Read More

WBA Explains Luis Ortiz's One Year Suspension in Full Resolution

On September 25, 2017, the WBA Championships Committee issued Resolution No. 20170915117 clarifying the Heavyweight Division in light of Vladimir Klitschko’s retirement, and authorized Super Champion,...Read More

Luis Ortiz Suspended For One Year By WBA For Failed Test

A few weeks ago, BoxingScene.com reported that heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz was removed from his mandatory position under the World Boxing Association, thus losing his rights as the mandatory chal...Read More

Mikey Garcia, Golden Boy Meet - Talks Go Well For Linares Fight

Golden Boy President Eric Gomez has confirmed to BoxingScene.com that he had a meeting on Wednesday morning at their offices in Los Angeles with WBC lightweight titlist Mikey Garcia, (37-0, 30 KOs) wh...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

Joshua Weighs In at Career-High 254 Pounds; Takam 235½ Pounds

Anthony Joshua will be slightly heavier for his fight against Carlos Takam than he was when he beat Wladimir Klitschko. The 6-feet-6 Joshua weighed in at a career-high 254 pounds Friday for his title ...Read More

Kovalev vs. Shabranskyy Approved For Vacant WBO World Title

Sergey Kovalev won’t get the third crack at Andre Ward that he wants, but he can become a light heavyweight champion again in his next fight. The WBO announced through its Twitter account Thursday tha...Read More

Terence Crawford Announced as Jeff Horn's Mandatory By WBO

The WBO announced Thursday through its Twitter account that it has made Terence Crawford the mandatory challenger for WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn. The sanctioning organization also announced t...Read More

Hearn: Wilder wants 7 million, I want an 11-Inch penis - no chance!

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom has responded to some of the recent statements that were made by WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder during his interview with BoxingScene.com. Hearn is trying ve...Read More

UFC's White Claims May-Mac Broke Global PPV Record

According to UFC President Dana White - the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor mega-bout from August has broken the global pay-per-view record. The recordholder is Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao f...Read More

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Disappears - Nacho Gives Him Ultimatum

Hall of Fame trainer, Nacho Beristain, is very annoyed with former WBC middleweight world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-3-1, 32 KOs). Earlier this month, Nacho revealed that Chavez Jr. was going...Read More

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