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Joseph Parker Eyes Wilder, Joshua - Wants Unifications

Joseph Parker has fulfilled his dream of becoming a WBO boxing world champion but says he's already looking ahead towards heavyweight domination....Read More

Jose Cayetano Plans To Target Quigg's Repaired Jaw For KO Win

Scott Quigg could be forgiven for choosing a lesser opponent than the man he faces tonight in Manchester, for Jose Cayetano (20-4, 9 KOs) has demonstrated that he will not be a straightforward task fo...Read More

Tureano Johnson To Return on Vargas-Berchelt Card, Jan. 28

After defeating Eamonn O'Kane on October 17th 2015 on the Gennady Golovkin-David Lemieux pay-per-view undercard at the Madison Square Garden in New York, Tureano Johnson (19-1, 13KOs) looked to be in ...Read More

Williams Criticizes Charlo's Biggest Wins Versus Bundrage, Trout

Jermall Charlo considers experience against better opposition one of the advantages he owns over Julian Williams. Houston’s Charlo stopped Cornelius Bundrage (34-6, 19 KOs, 1 NC) in the third round 15...Read More

John Molina's Trainer Predicts 'A War' With Terence Crawford

Conventional wisdom would indicate that John Molina Jr.’s best chance – his only chance, really – to upset Terence Crawford would be to bait Crawford into a brawl Saturday night. That type of fight co...Read More

Artur Akavov May Move Down to 154 After Saunders Loss

Artur Akavov has been at middleweight from the time he turned pro in March 2011. His manager, however, believes it is time to move him down to junior middleweight....Read More

Jermall Charlo a Razor-Thin Favorite Against Julian Williams

Undefeated junior middleweights Jermall Charlo (24-0, 18 KOs) and Julian Williams (22-0-1, 14 KOs), both 26, concur that they're facing their sternest tests to date when they clash at the USC campus i...Read More

Hughie Fury World Title Shot is Coming Soon, Says Frank Warren

HUGHIE FURY has his eyes on a world heavyweight title fight today. Not the one at the Manchester Arena tonight between Anthony Joshua and no-hoper Eric Molina, but the WBO clash in New Zealand this mo...Read More

Joshua Vows: There Will Be a KO - Molina Will Tire and I'll Unload!

IBF world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua said patience would be the key to preserving his perfect knockout run after weighing in almost a stone heavier than American challenger Eric Molina for th...Read More

Froch Ridicules Golovkin: Your Best Wins Are Murray, Macklin!

Retired super middleweight champion Carl Froch (33-2, 24KOs) has ridiculed the record of WBC/IBO/WBA/IBF middleweight king Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (36-0, 33KOs). ...Read More

Lenny Z Sees Freddie Roach as Difference Maker in Lipinets Bout

Lenny Zappavigna remembers walking through the front door of Hollywood's hallowed Wild Card gym and nervously scanning the room for its owner Freddie Roach. The Sydney-born boxer, after losing a world...Read More

Schaefer: I Sort of Left on Top, Boxers Are Happy To Have Me Back!

When Abner Mares and Jesus Cuellar step into the ring under the lights in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday night, promoter Richard Schaefer is also getting back into the action. After a two-year absen...Read More

Anthony Joshua Throws Weight Behind Members-Only London Gym

Anthony Joshua has invested in a new state-of-the-art boxing gym. The heavyweight world champion, who defends his IBF title against America’s Eric Molina on December 10 at Manchester Arena, exclusivel...Read More

Molina Weighs In at 144 Pounds for 140-Pound Crawford Fight

John Molina Jr. came in four pounds overweight Friday afternoon for his 140-pound title fight against Terence Crawford. Molina will have two hours to lose the weight and come back to the scales at Cen...Read More

Concepcion vs. Yafai Still On, WBA Belt At Stake For Yafai Only

Kal Yafai has insisted that his fans will still get to see him in the ring this weekend. The Birmingham super-flyweight was hit with a shock on Friday when his opponent failed the weight ahead of thei...Read More

Light-Heavy, Trainer Banned Over Nick Blackwell Readmission

Hasan Karkardi and Liam Wilkins have been suspended by the British Boxing Board of Control following the sparring incident which saw Nick Blackwell admitted to hospital for a second time....Read More

Lipinets' Manager: Troyanovsky Had No Chin, Indongo Ours in 2017

A win for junior welterweight prospect Sergey Lipinets over Lenny Zappavigna this coming Saturday would put him in position to fight for the International Boxing Federation’s world title....Read More

Abner Mares: I'm Not Scared of Cuellar's Power; I Hit Hard, Too

Abner Mares wasn’t interested in a tune-up fight. Two postponements of his fight against Jesus Cuellar have caused a 15-month layoff for the former bantamweight and featherweight champion. Mares still...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko: I Want To Fight The Very Best Anthony Joshua

Former heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53KOs) is hoping to face the very best Anthony Joshua (17-0, 17KOs) in April of next year. Klitschko will be ringside on Saturday night in Manchester,...Read More

Charlo: Not Much Left For Me at 154; I'm Not Afraid of Golovkin!

Jermall Charlo’s fight Saturday night against Julian Williams could be his last appearance at 154 pounds. The IBF junior middleweight champion could continue sacrificing to get down to that weight. Un...Read More