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Manny Pacquiao vs. Kell Brook in Talks For The Fall, Says Hearn

According to promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) could be next in line to face Manny Pacquiao after the Filipino superstar has fought Jeff Horn...Read More

Felix Diaz Renews Quest For Terence Crawford Showdown

At least one of these things is bound to happen in 2017 - Felix Diaz will land a big fight, or the opponents of whom he is in hot pursuit will learn Spanish in a hurry. The once-beaten welterweight co...Read More

Roach: Cotto Beat Canelo - They Owe Us a Rematch!

NEW YORK – Miguel Cotto would like another crack at Canelo Alvarez. If Puerto Rico’s Cotto can beat James Kirkland on February 25 in Frisco, Texas, the former four-division champion considers views a ...Read More

Roach: Crawford Was Only Pacquiao Opponent Arum Mentioned

NEW YORK – There is only one opponent promoter Bob Arum has discussed with Freddie Roach for Manny Pacquiao’s next fight. Roach said Wednesday before a question-and-answer session in Manhattan with Mi...Read More

Pacquiao Wants $20 Million Guarantee To Fight Crawford, Says Koncz

Manny Pacquiao reportedly is willing to fight Terence Crawford next, but only if promoter Bob Arum guarantees him a $20 million purse. Crawford has sought a fight against Pacquiao for more than a year...Read More

Nunes Slams Rousey's Coach: He Made Her Believe She's a Boxer

UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes crushed the comeback hopes of Ronda Rousey by stopping her after just 48 seconds of the first round of their title fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Fr...Read More

Edwin Valero Movie Ban Generates a Legal, Political Battle

On an April morning in 2010, Venezuelan boxing legend Edwin "El Inca" Valero, an undefeated two-time world champion, murdered his wife. Two days later, he took his own life in his prison cell at 28 ye...Read More

More Than 30 Wounded at Boxing Match After Bomb Goes Off

A bombing wounded 33 people during an amateur boxing match in a central Philippines province, the government said on Thursday, the second attack on a public place by unknown perpetrators in less than ...Read More

Wilder vs. Wawrzyk Set For February 25 In Birmingham

Undefeated heavyweight world champion Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) will defend his title in his home state for the fourth time, as he faces once-beaten challenger Andrzej Wawrzyk ...Read More

Broner-Granados Card Moved To February 18

Adrien Broner’s next fight has been moved from February 11 to February 18. Broner announced the new date Monday night in a post to the Instagram account registered to his company, About Billions Promo...Read More

Chavez Jr: If No Canelo Deal - Then I Want Gennady Golovkin!

Chavez Jr: If No Canelo Deal - Then I Want Gennady Golovkin!

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32KOs) is weighing up his options for a big fight in 2017. At the moment there are ongoing talks to stage a catch-weight bout with fell...Read More

WBO Skips Khurtsidze, Installs Canelo as Saunders' Mandatory

The WBO has paved the way for Canelo Alvarez to finally make his debut as a full-fledged middleweight in his next fight. According to a report posted by’s Dan Rafael on Wednesday night, the P...Read More

Deontay Wilder vs. Andrzej Wawrzyk on Tap For February 25

Sources in Poland have advised that WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) will make the fifth defense of his title on February 25 at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Al...Read More

Hopkins-Smith Averaged 934K Viewers; Peaks at 1.035 Million

Bernard Hopkins' farewell fight against Joe Smith Jr. drew an average of 934,000 viewers for HBO on Saturday night, according to figures released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research. The future Hall-of-...Read More

Golovkin vs. Jacobs Deal Done - March 18 at MSG, HBO PPV

WBC, IBO, WBA, IBF middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (36-0, 33KOs) announced on the social networks that a deal was finalized to face mandatory challenger Daniel Jacobs (32-1, 29KOs). Golov...Read More

Stiverne is Furious: Povetkin Fight is OFF - I'm Heading Home!

As reported earlier on, World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman revealed that Alexander Povetkin (30-1-0, 22 KO’s) has tested positive for a banned substance. ...Read More

Povetkin vs. Stiverne - WBC Withdraws Sanction - Full Ruling!

On December 16, 2016, VADA notified the WBC that Alexander Povetkin’s anti-doping test taken from his December 6, 2016 sample (the “Test”) pursuant to the WBC Clean Boxing Program (“CPB”) yielded an a...Read More

Rousey Rips Mayweather, McGregor For Angle and Love of Money

RONDA Rousey has blasted fellow UFC megastar Conor McGregor and former five division champion Floyd Mayweather for their obsession with money. ...Read More

Terence Crawford Sentenced to 53 Days in Jail in Body Shop Case

Terence Crawford was sentenced Thursday to 53 days in jail on a pair of misdemeanor charges stemming from an April incident at an Omaha, Nebraska, body shop, according to the Omaha World-Herald. Craw...Read More

Golovkin Tournament Ordered, Briedis vs. Huck, More News

Cruiserweight: Champion Tony Bellew (Great Britain) - Bellew requested approval from the Board of Governors for a fight in the heavyweight division against David Haye, and the Board supports his reque...Read More