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Crawford vs. Diaz - Agreement in Place, on HBO, May 20 in Newark

Promoters Bob Arum and Lou DiBella told on Wednesday that they have come to an agreement for Terence Crawford to fight Felix Diaz on May 20 in Newark, New Jersey. Crawford (30-0, 21 KO...Read More

Brook-Spence to be Announced Wednesday, May 27 in Sheffield

Five weeks after they came to an agreement, the Kell Brook-Errol Spence Jr. fight finally will announced during a press conference Wednesday in Sheffield, England. England’s Brook will make a mandator...Read More

Jacobs Misses IBF’s Second-Day Weigh-In for Golovkin Fight

NEW YORK – Size might matter after all in the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Jacobs fight. Jacobs skipped the IBF’s second-day weigh-in Saturday morning for their middleweight title fight Saturday night at M...Read More

Marquez: If Cotto Really Wants It - 147 and No New York Venue

Mexico's Juan Manuel Marquez, who was a world champion at featherweight, super featherweight, lightweight and super lightweight, said he is ready, willing and able to return to the ring to fight Migue...Read More

Dana White: I Think Mayweather vs. McGregor Will Happen!

AS previously reported, the proposed super bout between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated five division world champion Floyd Mayweather inched closer to reality when UFC president...Read More

Eleider Alvarez Steps Aside to Allow Stevenson-Monaghan 4/29

Promoter Yvon Michel confirmed to on Wednesday that light heavyweight contender Eleider Alvarez has entered a step-aside agreement with Adonis Stevenson. By accepting an undisclosed su...Read More

Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Jacobs: There is NO Rematch Clause

Plenty is on the line for Gennady Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) this coming Saturday night as he faces Daniel Jacobs (32-1, 29 KOs) from the famed Madison Square Garden in New York City. Most of all, Golovk...Read More

Lemieux Misses Second-Day IBF Weigh-In for Stevens Fight

David Lemieux made weight without issue Friday afternoon for his fight Saturday night against Curtis Stevens. We’ll never know, however, if Lemieux would’ve met the IBF’s second-day weigh-in obligatio...Read More

Joshua vs. Klitschko - U.S. Television Situation Still Up in The Air

So just who will televise the heavyweight title bout between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko on April 29th from Wembley Stadium in London, England? While Klitschko has had a long association wit...Read More

Beterbiev Hunts For New Opponent, Barrera Bails From Fight

MONTREAL - Artur Beterbiev (#2 IBF - 11-0, 11 KOs) saw another potential opponent stray from his path, as Sullivan Barrera (#7 IBF - 18-1-0, 13 KOs) walked away from the IBF lightweight title bout sc...Read More

Thurman-Garcia Fight Peaked at 5.1M Viewers; Averaged 3.74M

The peak audience for Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING ON CBS broadcast of Thurman vs. Garcia reached 5.1 million viewers, the largest audience for a primetime boxing broadcast since 1998 and u...Read More

Joseph Parker vs. Hughie Fury Lands at Vector Arena on May 6

New Zealand's Joseph Parker will defend his World Boxing Organisation (WBO) heavyweight title against Britain's Hughie Fury at the Vector Arena in Auckland on May 6, his promoters said on Wednesday....Read More

Pacquiao's Return in Limbo After Promised Funds Never Surface

As of this moment it's not clear just who, when and where Manny Pacquiao will fight next. There were plans to have him face Jeff Horn in Australia and then a fight against Amir Khan in either Dubai or...Read More

Mayweather: McGregor is Blowing Smoke Up Everybody's Ass!

Floyd Mayweather sent a message to UFC superstar Conor McGregor to stop 'barking' and find some 'bite' after months of talk about a crossover fight between the two. Speaking on Tuesday after announcin...Read More

Tyson Fury Announces Ring Return, Set For May 13 Comeback

Tyson Fury will return to the ring in the spring. The former world heavyweight champion, who has been out of the ring since personal problems ruled him out of the rematch against Wladimir Klitschko la...Read More

Berto-Porter to be Announced, For April 22 at Barclays Center

NEW YORK – Another welterweight fight at Barclays Center will be officially announced Saturday, a few hours before a better, bigger welterweight showdown takes place at the Brooklyn venue. A press con...Read More

WBC Ruling: Alexander Povetkin Suspended, Must Pay $250K Fine

A mandatory WBC World Heavyweight Championship fight was scheduled to be contested on May 21, 2016 in Moscow, Russia between WBC World Champion Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin. (the “World Cham...Read More

Claressa Shields vs. Christina Hammer Talks Have Begun

Claressa Shields certainly isn't wasting any time. As the two-time Olympic gold medallist prepares for her bout against Szilvia Szabados on March 10 on Showtime, her management team is busy looking ah...Read More

Jacobs: Would Be 'Absurd' for GGG to Look Ahead to Canelo Fight

Daniel Jacobs is immersed in training camp for the biggest fight of his career. He’s not looking at social media or reading stories on the Internet with any regularity. Nevertheless, Jacobs has been m...Read More

Wilder-Washington Peaked at 1.86 Million Viewers; Averaged 1.76M

The “PBC on FOX” boxing tripleheader headlined by WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s knockout of Gerald Washington averaged 1.76 million viewers Saturday night, according to ratings released Tu...Read More