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Mundine: When I Beat Danny Green - Call Me Black Houdini!

If Anthony Mundine pulls this off, people will have to start calling him the black Houdini. That's the belief of the former rugby league star, who takes on bitter rival Danny Green in a highly-anticip...Read More

Frank Warren: Liam Walsh Ready, He Can Beat Gervonta Davis!

GERVONTA DAVIS announced himself as a world star at the weekend with a stunning win over Jose Pedraza to claim the IBF super featherweight title. Well now it is time for Liam Walsh to make his name kn...Read More

Frampton Expects Another Fan Friendly Fight Against Santa Cruz

Carl Frampton is confident he can make adjustments that’ll help him handle Leo Santa Cruz more easily in their rematch. That doesn’t mean Northern Ireland’s Frampton feels he’ll have anything resembli...Read More

Curtis Stevens Sure Hand Injury Fully Healed for Lemieux Fight

Curtis Stevens isn’t concerned that his left hand will become an issue in training camp or during the middleweight contender’s March 11 fight against David Lemieux. Stevens suffered a contusion to his...Read More

Garcia, 2-1 Underdog vs. Thurman: 'I Guess Vegas Don’t Like Me'

NEW YORK – Danny Garcia has defied odds before. That’s why he knows better than to read too much into handicappers installing Keith Thurman as the favorite in their welterweight championship unificati...Read More

Frank Warren on The James DeGale vs. Badou Jack Outcome

I don’t think anyone can have too many complaints over the unification clash between James DeGale and Badou Jack being scored a draw. When there are so many conflicting cards floating around at ringsi...Read More

Linares vs. Crolla II Card - Tomi Tatham To Face Liam Conroy

Tomi Tatham will finally meet Liam Conroy (11-3-1, 3 KOs) later this year. The pair were set to clash last year, at the Manchester Arena on September 24, in an official eliminator for the British ligh...Read More

Lewis Crocker To Make Pro Debut on February 18th in Belfast

Lewis Crocker will make his professional debut in his home city next month. The welterweight, who has a deal with promoter Frank Warren and is managed by Matthew Macklin, having signed terms with his ...Read More

Horn: Pacquiao Has Been Knocked Out Before, I Have The Power!

Australian 2012 Olympian Jeff Horn (16-0-1, 11 KOs) believes that he's got more than enough power to score a knockout victory over WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao. Horn is scheduled to fight ...Read More

Brook Frustrated By Khan, Admits a Lack of Motivation for Spence

IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) is still undecided on what he intends to do next. Brook is facing a looming deadline to make a mandatory defense against undefeated Olympian Errol ...Read More

Conlan Expects Army of Irish Fans To Hit NY For Pro Debut Card

Conlan tips off his pro career March 17 in the smaller theater at the Garden, but it might not be long before he starts filling the main arena himself. Conlan is teaming up with Top Rank, which has bi...Read More

Ricardo Mayorga Was Motivated By His Family To Resume Career

Everything seemed to indicate that the boxing career of two-division world champion Ricardo Mayorga had come to an end. Nearly a year and a half without a fight, just three fights in the last six year...Read More

De La Hoya: Chavez Will Not Be Easy For Canelo, It's a Big Concern

Last week, the legendary Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. explained that he has the perfect game plan for his son, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32 KOs), to beat countryman Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 K...Read More

De La Hoya: Donald Trump Refused To Come To Canelo's Fight

According to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya, United States President Donald Trump refused to attend last May's fight between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Amir Khan - which headlined the first...Read More

Wilder Hopes The WBC Comes Down on Alexander Povetkin

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) is hoping the World Boxing Council comes hammering down with the right punishment on Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (31-1-0, 23 KO’...Read More

Errol Spence Stays Ready in The Gym as IBF Scenario Plays Out

Despite not having a fight scheduled, highly regarded welterweight Errol Spence is staying ready for when the call comes for his next assignment. Trainer Derrick James tells - "We're t...Read More

Sullivan Barrera Accepts Artur Beterbiev IBF Eliminator

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (18-1) has advised that he has accepted a fight against Artur Beterbiev (11-0) to determine the mandatory challenger to IBF champion Andre ...Read More

WBA President Gives Status on Heavyweights, PED Testing, More

World Boxing Association President Gilberto Jesus Mendoza held a conference with the Panamanian press on Friday morning, in which he maintained that his organization was dedicated to a policy of havin...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Jarrell Miller Could Top First Matchroom Card in U.S.

Last year, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport had discussed his strategy to have his UK based company enter the American market. As part of his plan to invade America, he signed up Cuban heavyweight punch...Read More

Joshua Coming To America, as Hearn Begins Build To Wilder Fight

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is bringing IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) to the United States to build his profile with the American public. Hearn's target fight is a...Read More