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Brook's Promoter: We Made Offers To Errol Spence - No Response!

New York - IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KO’s) has been idle from the ring since he was stopped in five rounds by middleweight Gennady Golovkin (36-0, 33 KO’s) last September at the O...Read More

Showtime Scores Rare Ratings Win Over HBO in Head-to-Head Battle

NEW YORK – Showtime Sports produced a rare ratings victory over rival HBO Sports for competing boxing broadcasts Saturday night. Viewership for Showtime’s doubleheader, which featured a WBA featherwei...Read More

McGregor Feels Ali Act Can Prevent UFC Blocking Mayweather Deal

As previously reported on, Floyd Mayweather Jr. says facing UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing ring “can happen” and is something that would “give the fans what they want to see.” In ...Read More

Gerald Washington Steps In to Fight Deontay Wilder on February 25

Gerald Washington has accepted a figurative and literal tall order on short notice. The unbeaten Washington has agreed to challenge WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder on February 25 in Birmingham...Read More

Conor McGregor Rips UFC, Vows To Fight Floyd Mayweather

UFC superstar Conor McGregor remains firm that his next appearance in a fight will be against retired former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. Last fall, McGregor secured a license to ...Read More

Porter Expects Andre Berto Clash in April, Wants Title Fight Next

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - Shawn Porter (26-2-1, 16 KOs) is expecting to trade punches with fellow former welterweight champion Andre Berto (31-4, 24 KOs) on a yet to be determined date in April. Accordi...Read More

Roach Turned Down Offer To Train Chavez Jr. For Canelo Fight

On May 6th, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will face Mexican rival Saul "Canelo" Alvarez in a highly publicized catch-weight bout of 164.5-pounds. What's not clear is just who will be training Chavez Jr. for...Read More

Golden Boy vs. Al Haymon - Full Summary Judgement Decision

On October 31, 2016, Defendant Alan Haymon (“Haymon”) filed a Motion for Summary Judgment [Docket Nos. 147, 310]. On November 9, 2016, Plaintiffs Golden Boy Promotions, LLC, Golden Boy Promotions, Inc...Read More

Haymon Legal Team Statement on Win in Golden Boy Lawsuit has received an official statement from the Haymon Boxing legal team, regarding our earlier story with respect to their victory in their ongoing legal battle with Golden Boy Promotions...Read More

Judge Rules Against Golden Boy in Its Lawsuit Against Al Haymon

A California federal judge issued a summary judgment Thursday against Golden Boy Promotions in its $300 million federal lawsuit against Al Haymon, the hedge fund that has financed Haymon’s “Premier Bo...Read More

Jack Culcay vs. Demetrius Andrade Set For March 11

WBA "regular" super welterweight champ Jack Culcay´s defence against Demetrius Andrade is officially on for March 11 at the Friedrich Ebert Hall in Ludwigshafen, writes Sauerland Event in a German pre...Read More

Loeffler: NO Truth To Golovkin vs. Saunders Rumors

While IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin prepares for his upcoming mandatory contest against Danny Jacobs at the Madison Square Garden on March 18th, there is speculation that a...Read More

Deontay Wilder Hunts For New Opponent, Wawrzyk Fails PED Test

Yet another Deontay Wilder opponent has tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug. The WBC informed promoter Lou DiBella on Tuesday that Poland’s Andrzej Wawrzyk (33-1, 19 KOs) has tested posit...Read More

Showtime to Air Linares-Crolla Rematch March 25 From Manchester

Showtime announced Tuesday morning that the premium-cable network will televise the Jorge Linares-Anthony Crolla rematch March 25 from Manchester, England. Linares defeated England’s Crolla by unanimo...Read More

White: I Won't Do Business With Arum For Pacquiao vs. McGregor!

Shortly after news of Pacquiao's interest in fighting McGregor broke, the Filipino's promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank, revealed that he'd instruct company president Todd duBoef to call UFC chief operati...Read More

Stevenson Wants to Face Smith in NY; 4/29 Negotiations Ongoing

Promoter Yvon Michel is optimistic regarding negotiations for Adonis Stevenson to defend his WBC light heavyweight title against Joe Smith Jr. The Stevenson fight Michel is discussing with Joe DeGuard...Read More

De La Hoya Worried: Chavez Jr. Could Derail Canelo-Golovkin Plan

According to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya, he is very motivated to stage a September fight between his company star Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) and the current middleweight ki...Read More

DeGale-Jack Drew an Average of 454,000 Viewers on Showtime

An average of 454,000 viewers watched the James DeGale-Badou Jack fight Saturday night on Showtime, according to figures released Wednesday by Nielsen Media Research....Read More

Keith Thurman to Danny Garcia: You’re Getting Knocked Out

NEW YORK – Angel Garcia was relatively calm Wednesday until Keith Thurman promised to knock out his son. That’s when Danny Garcia’s father/trainer turned volatile, screaming curses and racial insults ...Read More

Badou Jack Vacates WBC Title, Officially Moves Up To 175-Pounds

The WBC has received official notification from WBC super middleweight champion, Badou Jack, who has decided to move up in weight and compete in the light heavyweight division; consequently, the supe...Read More