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Golovkin's Coach Doubts Canelo Fight Will Happen in 2016

Abel Sanchez, head trainer for WBA/IBO/IBF middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (34-0, 31KOs), is not confident that a mandatory fight with happen with WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' ...Read More

Nonito Donaire To Hold Camp in Las Vegas For Bedak Clash

WBO super bantamweight champion Nonito 'The Filipino Flash' Donaire (36-3, 23KOs) has decided to set up his training camp in Las Vegas where his trainer/father “Dodong” Donaire 'has a lot of fighters...Read More

Krzysztof Glowacki Feeling The Pressure of Usyk Mandatory

The WBO cruiserweight champion of the world, Krzysztof Glowacki (25-0, 16KOs), is feeling the pressure to make a mandatory title defense against Oleksandr Usyk (9-0, 9KOs) of Ukraine. ...Read More

Matthysse-Herrera in Talks For Canelo vs. Khan Undercard

According to Mauricio "Maestro" Herrera, there are ongoing discussions to have him face Argentine puncher Lucas 'Machine' Matthysse on May 7th as part of the big HBO Pay-Per-View undercard for Saul 'C...Read More

Mayweather: I'm No Longer Pound For Pound, But I am TBE

Former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather (49-0, 26KOs) is insisting that he's never going to return to the ring as an active fighter. Mayweather retired last September after winning a ...Read More

Yuniesky Gonzalez Set To Begin Training With Pedro Diaz

Cuban trainer Pedro Diaz has added another member to his stable, with light heavyweight Yuniesky Gonzalez (16-2, 12 KO) hiring his services. Gonzalez, who until recently was prepared by the technic...Read More

Promoter Talks of Dublin Shooting Chaos at Regency Hotel

British promoter and former fighter Carl Greaves has spoken about the terror that spread throughout Dublin's Regency Hotel yesterday when gunmen dressed as Gardai opened fire with AK-47 rifles, injuri...Read More

Evander Holyfield Backs Tyson Fury: He Has Helped Boxing

Former four-time heavyweight world titlist Evander 'The Real Deal' Holyfield believes that Britain’s Tyson Fury has brought something different to the division since dethroning the long-reigning Champ...Read More

Frampton Acknowledges It's Been Worth The Wait For Quigg

Carl Frampton remembers the day that Scott Quigg first appeared on his radar. The unbeaten boxer from Belfast, Northern Ireland was a mere eight fights into his career when he pointed out the potentia...Read More

Julian Williams Talks IBF Eliminator, Charlo, Canelo-Khan recently caught up with undefeated super welterweight contender Julian 'J Rock' Williams. The Philadelphia, Penn. based fighter is slated to return to the ring on March 5th in a Showt...Read More

Frank Warren: Rigondeaux, Tete Bring Class To Liverpool Card

The prize acquisition of the fabulous Cuban Guillermo Rigondeaux, one of the world's finest boxers, as well as the power-punching South African superstar Zolani Tete to the line-up of the 'Tale of Two...Read More

David Haye Says He Is Not Encouraging Bruno To Make Return

David Haye has outlined the many obstacles Frank Bruno would have to overcome if he is to return to the boxing ring at the age of 54. The retired former world heavyweight champion alarmed many when...Read More

Mayweather Confident Theophane Will Beat Adrien Broner

Retired pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. is completely turning his back to fighting and strictly focused on being a fight promoter. His company, Mayweather Promotions, has already made se...Read More

Roach: I Think Kovalev Will Be Too Big, Strong For Andre Ward

Last month, Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach worked the corner of Jean Pascal as he went up against WBO/WBA/IBF light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (29-0-1, 26KOs) at the Bell Centre in Montre...Read More

Juergen Braehmer-Eduard Gutknecht Rematch on March 12th

It won´t be Seanie Monaghan or Nathan Cleverly that takes on WBA regular light heavyweight champion Juergen Braehmer (47-2) in Neubrandenburg on March 12, in headline bout of a Sauerland Event promoti...Read More

WBC To Name New Mandatory For Danny Garcia, With Khan Out

There is now a void in the WBC's welterweight rankings. Earlier this year, the World Boxing Council announced a welterweight tournament to clean up their rankings after their longtime champion Floyd M...Read More

Tomasz Adamek-Eric Molina on April 2nd in Krakow

Tomasz Adamek (50-4, 30 KOs) is training with coach Roger Bloodworth, as he prepares for his scheduled return on April 2nd. The boxer will claim the main event role in the next edition of Polsat Boxi...Read More

Dmitry Mikhaylenko Return Eyed For 4/29 in Sochi

Russian welterweight contender Dmitry Mikhaylenko (21-0, 9KO) will hold his next fight on April 29 in Sochi (Russia). The boxer just fought on January 30th in Montreal (Canada) as part of the Sergey K...Read More

Canelo's Manager Rejects Talk of Khan Being 'Easy Fight'

Eddy Reynoso, manager and co-trainer of WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, says their upcoming opponent, former junior welterweight champion Amir Khan, is far from an easy fight. ...Read More

Top Rank Motivated To Continue Staging Events in China

On January 30th at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center, two-time gold medalist Zou Shiming scored an eighth round stoppage of Natan Santana Coutinho. In the past, Shiming headlined in Macao but with ...Read More