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Thurman: Crawford Must Be Relevant Welterweight Before We Fight

NEW YORK – Keith Thurman respects everything Terence Crawford has accomplished within the lightweight and junior welterweight divisions. To fight him, however, the unbeaten WBA/WBC welterweight champi...Read More

Stiverne Management: 'No Deal' Reached To Fight Deontay Wilder

BoxingScene.com had been advised that a deal has NOT been reached for Bermane Stiverne to challenge WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder on November 4th, in a Showtime televised main event from the...Read More

Spence-Peterson Expected to Be Announced on Saturday for 1/13

Errol Spence Jr. will return to the ring just after the start of 2018. BoxingScene.com has learned Spence will defend his IBF welterweight title against Lamont Peterson on January 13, Spence’s 28th bi...Read More

Berchelt vs. Salido a Done Deal for 12/9 on HBO, Per Adviser

BoxingScene.com has been informed by Sean Gibbons, who advises Orlando Salido, that a fight between his boxer and fellow Mexican, WBC super featherweight world champion Miguel Berchelt, has been signe...Read More

Showtime Exec on Whether or Not Mayweather Stays Retired

Since 2013, Showtime has been the exclusive home of former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather (50-0, 27 KOs), beginning with his fight against Robert Guerrero. Mayweather retired from the ...Read More

Linares vs. Flanagan Might Be Next, Confirms Golden Boy Prez

WBA lightweight titlist Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) has beaten top British talent in his last three outings. Linares traveled to the UK to secure back to back decision victories over Manchester star ...Read More

Cotto vs. Ali Will Be Finalized This Week, Confirms Golden Boy Prez

It has been reported by various sources that WBO junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto will face United States Olympian Sadam Ali at New York's Madison Square Garden on December 2nd, in what the P...Read More

Saunders vs. Lemieux Ordered By WBO, Says Golden Boy Prez

There were plans for middleweight contender, David Lemieux, to fight on the Miguel Cotto undercard at New York's Madison Square Garden on December 2nd. But it turns out he might have bigger fish to fr...Read More

Joshua Will Continue To Be a Priority For Showtime, Says Espinoza

As has been the case since his bout against Charles Martin last April (when he won his IBF heavyweight title), Showtime will be televising Anthony Joshua's upcoming bout versus Kubrat Pulev on October...Read More

Report: Miguel Cotto to Face Sadam Ali 12/2, MSG in New York

Miguel Cotto came to the Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin fight last month in Las Vegas and openly discussed fighting the winner. It appears, though, that Cotto has chosen a far less dangerous opponent...Read More

Roman Gonzalez Wants Interim-Fight, Trinidad's Father as Trainer!

Four division world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez (46-2, 38 KOs) said on Thursday that he would like to do a non-title fight, in preparation, for a possible showdown against World Boxing Assoc...Read More

Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux is Close To Sold Out!

If you want to grab tickets for the December 9th showdown between WBO super featherweight titlist, Vasyl Lomachenko, and Guillermo Rigondeaux, you better do so quickly. Tickets are becoming very scar...Read More

Deontay Wilder: I've Asked the WBC to Let Me Fight Ortiz Anyway

Deontay Wilder hasn’t ruled out moving forward with his fight against Luis Ortiz. In the most recent video the unbeaten WBC heavyweight champion posted to his Instagram account, Wilder revealed that h...Read More

Wilder’s Handlers Considering Ortiz Replacements for November 4

Denotay Wilder’s managers, promoter Lou DiBella and adviser Al Haymon will spend Friday solidifying a plan B for the WBC heavyweight champion now that Luis Ortiz has failed a performance-enhancing dru...Read More

Luis Ortiz Fails Drug Test, Deontay Wilder Fight in Doubt

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman has announced that Luis Ortiz failed a pre-fight drug test that was administered by VADA [Voluntary Anti-Doping Association]. Sulaiman would not revea...Read More

Canelo-GGG Replay Peaks at 840K Viewers, Averages 726K on HBO

A healthy amount of boxing fans took another long look at the Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin fight Saturday night. According to Nielsen Media Research ratings released Tuesday, the replay of their 12...Read More

Daniel Jacobs vs. David Lemieux is Very Possible, Says Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom is mapping out the middleweight landscape for his newest client, for WBA 'regular' middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs). Hearn officially announced the ...Read More

HBO Sports' Head on Formulating 'SuperFly 2' For Early 2018

On September 9th from the StubHub Center in Carson, California, HBO televised a tripleheader featuring the super flyweight division. The main event featured Srisket Sor Rungvisai retaining his WBC ti...Read More

Hearn Reveals Big Plans For U.S. Market, Being a Force on HBO

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is the top boxing promoter in the UK. On Saturday night, he officially began his anticipated expansion to the American market. Back in the UK, Hearn promotes nu...Read More

Daniel Jacobs vs. Luis Arias, Jarrell Miller vs. TBA on November 11

Daniel Jacobs told HBO blow-by-blow announcer Jim Lampley on Saturday night that he is looking forward to being more active as part of his new multi-fight agreement with the premium cable network. Bro...Read More

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