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Nelson: Brook Should Forget Fights at 147, Only Return at 154

Backed by most of the 27,000 spectators at Bramall Lane in his Sheffield hometown, Brook met Spence on even terms in the first eight rounds. But Brook's left eye began to swell, and he was knocked dow...Read More

Abel Sanchez: Canelo Will Be One of Golovkin's Toughest Fights

Abel Sanchez, trainer of IBF, WBC, IBO, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs), says Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will be one of the toughest fights of GGG's career. Golovkin will defend h...Read More

George Groves: I'd Love To Unify, That Will Be The Next Goal

The man finally did it this past Saturday night. George Groves became a world boxing champion at his fourth attempt when he stopped Fedor Chudinov in the sixth round for the vacant WBA super middlewei...Read More

Spence: I Proved I Can Take a Punch From a Big, Strong Welter

IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence (22-0, 19 KOs) is the fighter of the hour after last Saturday's performance before a hostile crowd of 27,000 at Bramall Lane in Sheffield. Spence traveled over t...Read More

Juanma Lopez Breaks Ties With Black Tiger, Wants Big Fights

Two-time world champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez will pursue a new direction for his career in the boxing world. Lopez informed the media that he has terminated his contractual relationship with Bla...Read More

Errol Spence: Beating Brook Makes Me Number '1' at The Weight

This past Saturday night, Errol Spence (22-0, 19 KOs) became the IBF welterweight champion when he unseated Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) with an eleven round stoppage before 27,000 hostile fans at Brama...Read More

Chemito Moreno Says Eye Issue Made Him Stay Down With Ceja

This past Saturday night, 31-year old former WBA bantamweight titlist Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno (36-6-1, 12 KO) looked like a broken fighter, after suffering a third round knockout loss to former WBC s...Read More

WBC Prez Expects Golovkin To Stake Title, Despite Canelo's Beef

World Boxing Council (WBC) president Mauricio Sulaiman has come out and stated that his organization has no issue with Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. The Mexican superstar has a heated relationship with the s...Read More

Verdejo To Train With Abel Sanchez in Big Bear, Flanagan Eyed

Negotiations are ongoing for Felix 'Diamante' Verdejo's anticipated title fight, which if finalized will take place in the coming months. Verdejo's promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank, revealed that he is ...Read More

Rigondeaux Warns Flores: When We Get in There - I Will Not Forgive!

Guillermo Rigondeaux, the WBA's 122-pound champion, wants to put on a show next month. The boxer will make a mandatory defense of his title against Mexico's Moises Flores, as part of the undercard to ...Read More

Lolenga Mock vs. Luke Blackledge Set For June 17, Denmark

Danish veteran Lolenga Mock, 8-0 in the last 18 months, faces Englishman Luke Blackledge (23-3-2 ) on June 17 in Aarhus, Denmark in a non-title ten rounder made at super middleweight. Blackledge is w...Read More

Cruiserweight Fighting For His Life After Knockout Loss

According to reports in Canada, cruiserweight David Whittom is fighting for his life after a suffering a knockout loss in Fredericton over the weekend. The boxer suffered a brain hemorrhage and was ru...Read More

Manny Pacquiao Backs Philippines President in War on ISIS

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao gave staunch support for President Rodrigo Duterte's martial law declaration on Monday, saying the country should be "grateful" for its strong leader. Duterte ...Read More

Brook Quit Vs. Spence Because He Was Worried He'd Go Blind

As much as Kell Brook wanted to keep fighting Saturday night, he remembered what his surgeon told him following his last fight. Dr. Mohammed Ali, who repaired Brook’s broken right orbital bone followi...Read More

Brook, Hearn Agree the Time is Right to Move Up to 154 Pounds

Now that he has lost the IBF welterweight title in the ring, not by giving it up, Kell Brook seems more agreeable to the idea of moving up to 154 pounds. The former champion told Sky Sports News on Su...Read More

Kovalev Feels Boost With Russian Coach For Andre Ward Rematch

Sergey Kovalev has made a few adjustments after suffering his first career defeat last November, in his first meeting with Andre Ward. The fight, which took place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, s...Read More

Kudryashov vs. Durodola II Undercard is Coming Together

June 3 is nearing, which means a rematch of a frenetic shootout between cruiserweight’s biggest punchers is just a few days away. On this date, WBC #1, IBF #5 and WBO #10 banger Dmitry Kudryashov (20...Read More

Groves: I'm Sure I'll Beat DeGale Again, I Beat Him Twice Already

GEORGE GROVES is out to prove he is the best super-middleweight in the division after finally winning a world title at the fourth attempt. But the Londoner fired off a warning to foe and current IBF c...Read More

Sanchez: Golovkin Will Wear Canelo Down By Eight or Ninth

Abel Sanchez, trainer of IBO, WBA, WBC, IBF middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs), expects his fighter to wear down Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) by the eight or ninth round. ...Read More

Joshua Could Lose IBF Belt Prior To Klitschko II, Pulev Stands Firm

Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) could very well lose his IBF world title before a rematch with Wladimir Klitschko in the fall. Last April, before a crowd of 90,000 fans at Wembley, Joshua stopped Klitsc...Read More