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Spence-Bundu Bout Draws PBC Network-Record 6 Million Viewers

Al Haymon’s mission to expose emerging star Errol Spence Jr. to a bigger audience was an indisputable success Sunday. Lou DiBella, the promoter of Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions card Sunday in Broo...Read More

Spence-Bundu: Claudio Marrero To Now Face Luis Hinojosa

The fight that Claudio "The Matrix" Marrero accepted as an alternative to the one he really wanted comes with a new wrinkle. An 11th hour replacement was secured for the featherweight contender, as...Read More

Stevenson vs. Ramirez Gold Medal Bout To Air Live On USA Network

Televised coverage of 2016 Olympic boxing from Rio has been sparse at best, but Team USA will at least have the chance to go out on a high note in front of a live televised audience. The bantamwei...Read More

Memo Heredia Statement Regarding Lucian Bute's Failed Test

Strength and conditioning coach Angel 'Memo' Heredia has issued a statement with respect to former world champion Lucian Bute testing positive for Ostarine in connection to his twelve round draw earli...Read More

Golden Gloves Inks Hasanboy Dusmatov, Eyes December Pro Debut

Earlier in the week, Hasanboy Dusmatov beamed in the honor of becoming the first boxing Gold medalist of the 2016 Rio Olympics. He now enjoys the distinction of becoming the first of the Class of 2...Read More

WBA Approves Jason Sosa-Gervonta Davis Title Fight

Efforts by the World Boxing Association to consolidate its number of titlists have been temporarily placed on hold in the super featherweight division. The sanctioning body confirmed that recently cro...Read More

Golovkin's Coach: Canelo Fight Will Happen, When GGG is 60!

Abel Sanchez, head trainer of WBC/WBA/IBO/IBF middleweight world champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (35-0, 32KOs), has serious doubts that Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (47-1-1, 33KOs) will hon...Read More

Povetkin vs. Stiverne Ordered For WBC Interim, Wilder Title Shot

On May 15, 2016, the WBC granted Champion Deontay Wilder the right to make a voluntary defense of his World Title, which took place on July 16, 2016. In connection with that defense, Champion Wilder ...Read More

Wilder vs. Povetkin - WBC Finally Issues Full Ruling on Failed Test

The WBC heavyweight championship of the world was scheduled to be contested on May 21, 2016 in Russia. The Bout was Champion Deontay Wilder’s mandatory defense of his title against Mandatory Challeng...Read More

Klitschko Plans To Sue Tyson Fury, Rematch Now in Limbo!

Once again the rematch between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko is up in the air. Last November in Germany, Fury shocked the entire sport when he outboxed Klitschko to win the IBO/IBF/WBO/WBA heavywe...Read More

Sources: Luis Ortiz, Golden Boy Buyout Deal Very Close

Sources with knowledge of the details have advised that a buyout deal, between heavyweight Luis Ortiz and Golden Boy Promotions, is very close to being complete. ...Read More

Tim Bradley Extends Agreement With Top Rank, Eyes Fall Return

Former two division world champion Tim Bradley, coming off his April 9th decision loss to Manny Pacquiao in their trilogy encounter, is ready to embark on the next chapter of his career with Top Rank....Read More

Saunders To Bypass Rosado, Canelo Still Possible For The Fall

There was a lot of talk recently about the possibility of WBO middleweight titlist Billy Joe Saunders (23-0, 12KOs) appearing on the Saul Alvarez-Liam Smith HBO pay-per-view undercard, which takes pla...Read More

Kovalev's Promoter Frustrated, Expresses Doubt on Ward Fight

What was supposed to be the formal announcement of the November 19th showdown between unified light heavyweight champion, Sergey Kovalev and Andre Ward, at the Target Terrace at LA Live, instead becam...Read More

Marcos Maidana Officially Announces Retirement From Boxing

After a long time out of the rings and after giving it a lot of thinking since my last fight I’ve decided to hang up the gloves for good. Probably my decision would not surprise much as I had given hi...Read More

SHO VP: Wilder vs. Joshua in Late 2017, Could Be Pay-Per-View

A heavyweight title unification fight between Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder could take place in the second half of next year, according to Showtime Sports executive Stephen Espinoza. ...Read More

Tyson Fury To Take On UKAD Over Drug Test Results

World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18KOs) has decided to take legal action against the UKAD, according to reports in The Star and The Sun. Fury’s lawyers have lodged legal papers with the Hi...Read More

Jacobs vs. Mora II, Easter vs. Commey, Kauffman on Sept. 9 has been advised that Premier Boxing Champions has finalized a Spike TV televised card for September 9th at the Santander Arena in Reading Pennsylvania. The venue seats around 7,100 fa...Read More

Arum: Haymon Never Mentioned Garcia, Thurman For Pacquiao

According to Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, welterweight champions Danny Garcia and Keith Thurman are deceiving the public with their claims of being candidates to fight eight division world champion Manny ...Read More

Braehmer vs. Cleverly Set For October 1 In Neubrandenburg

Juergen Braehmer (48-2, 35 KOs) will defend his WBA World Light Heavyweight title against Nathan Cleverly (29-3, 15 KOs) on October 1 at the Jahnsportforum in Neubrandenburg, Germany. ...Read More