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Danny Garcia: I Won't Fight Thurman Without Dad in My Corner!

PHILADELPHIA – If the New York State Athletic Commission suspends Angel Garcia, Danny Garcia will pull out of his fight against Keith Thurman. Danny Garcia told following a media worko...Read More

Floyd Mayweather: No Deal To Fight Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has come out and denied that there is a deal for a superfight between him and UFC star Conor McGregor will happen sooner rather than later. The newest statement from Mayweather co...Read More

DiBella: We Won Wilder's Lawsuit Against Povetkin, Promoter

Deontay Wilder didn’t get the chance to beat Alexander Povetkin in the ring, but he did defeat him in court. Promoter Lou DiBella sent out a Tweet on Monday afternoon that indicated a jury in a Manhat...Read More

Hearn: Brook 'Desperate' to Fight Spence; 'Very Close' to Done!

With a purse bid scheduled for Tuesday looming, promoter Eddie Hearn is confident an agreement will be reached before then for a Kell Brook-Errol Spence Jr. welterweight title fight. Hearn – whose com...Read More

White To McGregor: Satisfy UFC Contract, Then Fight Mayweather

Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White is ready to support a potential fight between their organization's lightweight champion Conor McGregor, and retired former five division world champ...Read More

DeGale Slams Eubank Jr: Everyone in Boxing is Laughing at Him!

IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale is laughing at the recent taunts from Chris Eubank Jr., who in several recent interviews promised to snatch away the rest of DeGale's teeth. DeGale suffere...Read More

Koncz Claims Pacquiao vs. Horn Showdown is Heading To UAE

Michael Koncz, adviser to Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao, claims that the eight-division world champion’s next fight will “100 percent” be held in the UAE against 28-year-old Australian Olympian Je...Read More

Manager: Lomachenko Willing to Face Garcia or Pacquiao at 135

Currently, WBO super featherweight belt-holder Vasyl Lomachenko (7-1, 5 KOs) is scheduled to face Jason Sosa, who holds the WBA "regular" title, on April 8th on a card that will be televised by HBO. ...Read More

Kovalev's Promoter: Ward's Side Not Responding, Deadlines Loom

On November 18th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) won a close and controversial twelve round unanimous decision against Sergey Kovalev (30-1, 26 KOs) for his IBF, WBA and ...Read More

Shakur Stevenson Inks Promotional Pact With Top Rank

Shakur Stevenson and Top Rank Inc. revealed via Twitter on Thursday that the 2016 Olympic silver medalist has signed a contract with Bob Arum’s promotional company. The Newark, New Jersey native was c...Read More

Broner-Granados Now at 147 Pounds, Not Original Weight of 142

Adrien Broner said during a conference call Thursday that he won’t have any difficulty making weight for his fight against Adrian Granados. Later on the call, Granados gave some insight as to why Bron...Read More

Chad Dawson vs. Andrzej Fonfara Added to Garcia-Thurman

NEW YORK – Promoter Lou DiBella confirmed that a light heavyweight bout between Chad Dawson and Andrzej Fonfara has been added to the Danny Garcia-Keith Thurman undercard March 4 in Brooklyn. It is po...Read More

Miguel Cotto is Ready: Juan Manuel Marquez is a Great Fight!

Puerto Rican superstar Miguel Cotto is ready to sit at at the table and work out the terms for a catch-weight showdown with fellow former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40 K...Read More

IBF: Errol Spence Will Get Title Shot - With or Without Kell Brook

The purse bid for the IBF welterweight title fight between world champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) and top rated challenger Errol Spence (21-0, 18 KOs) was scheduled for Tuesday, but a seven day exte...Read More

Sosa's Promoter: Lomachenko Fight is 'Signed, Sealed' For April 8

There was a lot of talk last week that a fight between WBO 130-pound champion, Vasyl Lomachenko, and Jason Sosa (who holds a version of the WBA belt) was in the works. was advised by ...Read More

Parker vs. Fury: Duco Secures The Fight With Over $3 Million Bid was advised by World Boxing Organization President Francisco 'Paco' Valcarcel that Duco Events submitted and won Friday's purse bid to secure the promotional rights to the mandatory fi...Read More

Miguel Cotto Return is Off, James Kirkland Fractures His Nose

Miguel Cotto was scheduled to face James Kirkland on February 25th at the Ford Center in Frisco, Texas, but according to industry sources the upcoming HBO Pay-Per-View event is going to be postponed. ...Read More

Beterbiev-Barrera: Michel Wins IBF Purse Bid To Promote Fight

Artur Beterbiev’s promoter won a purse bid Thursday for the right to promote the IBF light heavyweight elimination match between contenders Beterbiev and Sullivan Barrera. The purse bid took place Thu...Read More

Beterbiev-Barrera IBF Eliminator Headed to Purse Bid Thursday

Promoters for Artur Beterbiev and Sullivan Barrera hadn’t come to an agreement by the time this story was posted Wednesday night, thus it appears their IBF-mandated, light-heavyweight elimination matc...Read More

Lomachenko to Fight Jason Sosa on April 8 Near Washington, D.C.

Several potential opponents said they would fight Vasyl Lomachenko, but turned down the opportunity because they wanted more money. Jason Sosa wasn’t about to price himself out of what he considers th...Read More