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Harrison Set For Williams Clash

Audley Harrison, who won a gold medal in the 2000 Sydney Olympics, is set to take on Danny Williams on December 10 in London....Read More

Warren To Continue Hatton Battle in 2006

According to reports coming out of England, Promoter Frank Warren is going to continue his legal battle with Ricky Hatton next year. Warren was planning to move for an interim injunction to block Hatt...Read More

Rocky 6 is Coming Soon

Rocky Balboa has defeated Apollo Creed, Clubber Lang, Ivan Drago, and Tommy Gunn. Can he reclaim his heavyweight title one final time against reigning champion Mason “The Line” Dixon”? Fight fans ar...Read More

Olando Rivera Goes in Against Prince Badi

Boxing returns to the campus of Central Florida as Tampa light heavyweight Olando "The Warrior" Rivera (15-3-2, 7 KOs) squares off against Prince Badi Ajamu (22-2-1, 12 KOs) of Camden, NJ, on Saturday...Read More

Wright and Shaw Make Up, Soliman Fight is Back On

A follow-up to what was posted here yesterday, the St. Petersburg Times now reports that promoter Gary Shaw and Ronald "Winky" Wright have reportedly made up and the December 10th bout with Sam Solima...Read More

Shaw Resigns as Wright's Promoter

It was reported in the SPTimes by John Cotey, that promoter Gary Shaw has resigned as Winky Wright's promoter and now the December 10th HBO date against Sam Soliman is in jeopardy....Read More

James Toney Not Worried about Dominick Guinn

"I am a little nervous. I feel sort of like I did a few days before my pro debut or when my kids were born. Mostly, though, I am anxious and excited to be back in Reno. I have fought here twice before...Read More

Johnson has brain surgery after losing bout

Veteran boxer Leavander Johnson underwent brain surgery Saturday night after collapsing in his dressing room following his IBF lightweight title loss against challenger Jesus Chavez....Read More

Mike Tyson opens boxing tournament in Chechnya

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson opened a boxing tournament in Chechnya on Thursday, becoming the first international celebrity to visit the war-ravaged Russian republic. ...Read More

Chavez To Face Wiley

Once again, a new opponent has been named for ring legend Julio Caesar Chavez (108-5-2, 87) for his fight on Saturday night. ...Read More

Hatton plans unification fight with Maussa

IBF junior welterweight champion Ricky Hatton of England lined up a unification bout against WBA champ Carlos Maussa of Colombia on Nov. 26....Read More

Manny Pacquiao vs. Erik Morales Rematch is Still On

It was officially announced by Top Rank at the post-fight press conference that a rematch between Erik Morales and Manny Pacquiao is still on for January 21, 2006. ...Read More

Nicolino Locche Passes Away

It is with great sadness to report that former world junior welterweight champion Nicolino Locche of Argentina has passed on. He was 66 years old. Reports from his homeland say that heart failure was ...Read More

“Kid” Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Gets a Ranking

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, has been ranked number twenty in its Lightweight division by the World Boxing Council. Julio Jr aged nineteen, has been a busy lad, since his debut back on 26th September 20...Read More

Warren takes legal action against Hatton

Frank Warren is taking legal action against IBF light-welterweight champion Ricky Hatton to stop him fighting for another promoter....Read More

Arturo Gatti Comeback Opponent Named

Team Palle has announced that the former EBU champ at jr. welterweight and welterweight, Thomas Damgaard, will take on Arturo Gatti in a scheduled non-title ten-rounder on January 28 in Atlantic City ...Read More

Branco Injured, Cotto Looking For New Opponent

Italian jr welterweight Gianluca Branco have suffered a handinjury in sparring and underwent surgery today (Sep 1). Branco, who was lined up to fight WBO champion Miguel Cotto on September 24, is expe...Read More

Croucher Expects WBF To Win Top Four Recognition

World Boxing Foundation president Mick Croucher expects the WBF to win recognition as one of the top four sanctioning bodies within two years with Croucher buoyed by the recognition and respect gained...Read More

Mike Tyson Arrives in Odessa

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has arrived in Odessa (a Ukrainian Black Sea port) aboard a yacht, the local city administration reported....Read More

Harrison will have to wait for Marquez or Chi

The pride of Scotland, Scott Harrison will put his WBO Featherweight belt up for grabs at Glasgow’s Braehead Arena on October 1st. But his as yet unnamed opponent won’t be either WBC champ Injin Chi ...Read More