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Canelo-Chavez Jr: Golden Boy Prez on Drug Testing, Weight, More

It was made official a short while ago, Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) will face Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32 KOs) on May 6th in a high-profile showdown of Mexican stars....Read More

Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Deal Reached For May 6

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya, who promotes Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (48-1-1, 34KOs), announced on Friday that a deal was finalized for a showdown with fellow Mexican superstar and former WB...Read More

Golden Boy Reserves T-Mobile Arena For May 6, Likely Canelo-Chavez

Regardless of how his negotiations with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. play out, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez officially has a home for his next ring appearance. The reigning super welterweight titlist and (technica...Read More

Andre Ward Reacts To Floyd Mayweather: I'm Not Taking The Bait!

IBF, WBC, WBA light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) has hit back at retired former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., who recently had some choice words about the Olympi...Read More

Garcia-Thurman to Be Announced Wednesday; Network Not Finalized

NEW YORK – The Danny Garcia-Keith Thurman fight finally will be announced Wednesday during a press conference in New York. What hasn’t been determined is whether their March 4 welterweight title fight...Read More

Mayweather Grilled on Domestic Violence By 'SportsCenter' Co-Hosts

Floyd Mayweather Jr. appeared on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” on Wednesday primarily to promote the James DeGale-Badou Jack fight Saturday night in Brooklyn. The retired superstar spent a significant portion...Read More

Mayweather: Kovalev Beat Ward, Hunter is Not a Good Trainer!

Retired former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. touched on a number of topics when he sat down with reporter Brian Campbell of ESPN for a live chat on Facebook. One the discussions wa...Read More

Mayweather: I Would Face McGregor, I Offered Him $15 Million!

Former welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather said Wednesday he was "interested" in a fight with Conor McGregor and had already offered the mixed martial arts star $15 million to climb into the ring w...Read More

Manny Pacquiao vs. Kell Brook in Talks For The Fall, Says Hearn

According to promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) could be next in line to face Manny Pacquiao after the Filipino superstar has fought Jeff Horn...Read More

Felix Diaz Renews Quest For Terence Crawford Showdown

At least one of these things is bound to happen in 2017 - Felix Diaz will land a big fight, or the opponents of whom he is in hot pursuit will learn Spanish in a hurry. The once-beaten welterweight co...Read More

Roach: Cotto Beat Canelo - They Owe Us a Rematch!

NEW YORK – Miguel Cotto would like another crack at Canelo Alvarez. If Puerto Rico’s Cotto can beat James Kirkland on February 25 in Frisco, Texas, the former four-division champion considers views a ...Read More

Roach: Crawford Was Only Pacquiao Opponent Arum Mentioned

NEW YORK – There is only one opponent promoter Bob Arum has discussed with Freddie Roach for Manny Pacquiao’s next fight. Roach said Wednesday before a question-and-answer session in Manhattan with Mi...Read More

Pacquiao Wants $20 Million Guarantee To Fight Crawford, Says Koncz

Manny Pacquiao reportedly is willing to fight Terence Crawford next, but only if promoter Bob Arum guarantees him a $20 million purse. Crawford has sought a fight against Pacquiao for more than a year...Read More

Nunes Slams Rousey's Coach: He Made Her Believe She's a Boxer

UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes crushed the comeback hopes of Ronda Rousey by stopping her after just 48 seconds of the first round of their title fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Fr...Read More

Edwin Valero Movie Ban Generates a Legal, Political Battle

On an April morning in 2010, Venezuelan boxing legend Edwin "El Inca" Valero, an undefeated two-time world champion, murdered his wife. Two days later, he took his own life in his prison cell at 28 ye...Read More

More Than 30 Wounded at Boxing Match After Bomb Goes Off

A bombing wounded 33 people during an amateur boxing match in a central Philippines province, the government said on Thursday, the second attack on a public place by unknown perpetrators in less than ...Read More

Wilder vs. Wawrzyk Set For February 25 In Birmingham

Undefeated heavyweight world champion Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) will defend his title in his home state for the fourth time, as he faces once-beaten challenger Andrzej Wawrzyk ...Read More

Broner-Granados Card Moved To February 18

Adrien Broner’s next fight has been moved from February 11 to February 18. Broner announced the new date Monday night in a post to the Instagram account registered to his company, About Billions Promo...Read More

Chavez Jr: If No Canelo Deal - Then I Want Gennady Golovkin!

Chavez Jr: If No Canelo Deal - Then I Want Gennady Golovkin!

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32KOs) is weighing up his options for a big fight in 2017. At the moment there are ongoing talks to stage a catch-weight bout with fell...Read More

WBO Skips Khurtsidze, Installs Canelo as Saunders' Mandatory

The WBO has paved the way for Canelo Alvarez to finally make his debut as a full-fledged middleweight in his next fight. According to a report posted by’s Dan Rafael on Wednesday night, the P...Read More