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Taylor To Face Wright in April?

It was reported by the Tampa Tribune that undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor will face number one contender Winky Wright in April....Read More

Thomas Hearns Arrested For Assault

Former boxing champion Thomas Hearns has been accused of striking his son during an argument and faces misdemeanor assault and battery charges. ...Read More

Jorge Arce headed for the Artic!

WBC Interim Flyweight Champion Jorge Arce isn’t planning to live off the fat of the land. El Tracieso (Scamp) is defying the elements to go straight to the top, training wise. On January 2nd he’ll...Read More

Ex-champion Fenech accused of shoplifting

GOLD COAST, Australia - Former world boxing champion Jeff Fenech, who recently trained Mike Tyson, will face a Gold Coast court on Friday accused of shoplifting, local media reported....Read More

Euro News, Juan Carlos Gomez and More.

Former WBC cruiserweight champion Juan Carlos Gomez tested positive for traces of cocaine in the two seperate tests required by the German Federation, the BDB, after winning a decision over Oliver McC...Read More

Taylor looks at Little Rock fight against Wright

Middleweight champion Jermain Taylor may be fighting for a title in North Little Rock, if he decides to stay home for his next bout. ...Read More

Hatton Given The Green Light To Return

The UK press is reporting that undefeated WBA/WBC junior welterweight champion Ricky Hatton is ready to return to the ring. After suffering serious cuts above both eyes in his unification bout with Ca...Read More

End of The Line For Great US Heavyweight Champions, says Bob Arum

The names of the current crop of world heavyweight champions don’t trip off the tongue in the same way as the role call of Johnson, Dempsey, Marciano, Muhammad Ali and Tyson. ...Read More

Valuev Gives Belt Back To Ruiz

Newly crowned WBA heavyweight champion Nicolay Valuev, gave John Ruiz an early Christmas gift - his WBA heavyweight title....Read More

Jones-Hopkins Rematch is Finally Set

The two former undisputed champions met in 1993, twelve years ago. Dan Rafael of ESPN reports that the bout is signed, sealed an delivered, for March 11, on HBO pay-per-view. The rematch everyone thou...Read More

Mesi Not Leaning Back, Wants Jirov

Heavyweight Joe Mesi, who recently had a Nevada judge lift his national ban from boxing, is looking towards a 2006 rematch against the man who almost cost him his career, Vassily Jirov....Read More

Tszyu Considering Return, Judah Rematch

Former undisputed junior welterweight champion Kostya Tszyu told The Australian that he is considering a return to the ring and his mind will be made up at the start of the new year. ...Read More

Holy Cow; Evander Wants Valuev

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield told BBC Radio Five Live that he is hoping to land a fight against newly crowned WBA champion Nicolay Valuev....Read More

Hopkins Wants One More Bout - Against Tarver

It was reported in the Mercury News by boxing scribe Bernard Fernandez, that former undisputed middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins is looking for one more fight, against IBO light heavyweight champi...Read More

Joe Mesi Geared For Boxing Return

Joe Mesi sure seems like a smart guy. He's articulate, answers questions quickly, and can back up his arguments....Read More

Details on Rahman-Toney Cancun Brawl

The following is a detailed account of the brawl that broke out between Hasim Rahman and James Toney on Monday evening in Cancun, Mexico. The following was provided by World Boxing Council Executive S...Read More

EA Announces Gatti and Ward For Fight Night Cover

Electronic Arts (Nasdaq:ERTS - News) throws a killer combo in this top-rated sports game franchise. EA announced today that Arturo Gatti and Micky Ward will serve as cover athletes and spokespeople fo...Read More

King Moves Forward With Byrd Lawsuit

Boxing promoter Don King says in a lawsuit that his desire to unify four major heavyweight boxing titles in a television tournament was spoiled by IBF champion Chris Byrd....Read More

Vargas and Mosley Feel Made For Eachother

Saturday afternoon at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Golden Boy Productions & Main Events announced the February 25th “Showdown” between Fernando Vargas and Sugar Shane Mosley. The bout will be s...Read More

Vivian Harris Signs with Gary Shaw

Former WBA super lightweight champion Vivian Harris, 25-2-1 (17 KOs), from Brooklyn, NY, has just signed with Gary Shaw Promotions. Harris held the title from 2002-2005, including three successful ti...Read More