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De La Hoya: Canelo-Smith Will Have Up To 60,000 Fans at Venue!

As previously reported on, Golden Boy Promotions is expecting a very packed house when Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez returns to the ring at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. He will challenge ...Read More

Frampton: The UK Has 14 World Champions - Not All Are Legit!

Late last month, WBA super featherweight champion Carl Frampton continued the UK's run of impressive victories and world title conquests when he won a twelve round decision over Leo Santa Cruz at the ...Read More

Gerard Carroll To Fight Twice In Eight Days

Gerard Carroll will fight twice in just over a week after being added to another show. The undefeated prospect, from Liverpool, is 2-0 since turning professional in April and will have the opportunity...Read More

De La Hoya: Canelo-Golovkin Won't Take 6 Years, But Not Now

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya says it won't take six years to make a fight between his company superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (47-1-1, 33KOs) and feared IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight cham...Read More

Daniel Geale vs. Renold Quinlan, Vacant IBO 168 Belt on 10/14

Former middleweight world champion Daniel Geale has returned to his hometown of Launceston to promote his ring return. The boxer will enter the square circle for the first time since getting knocked ...Read More

Amir Khan Plans To Fight in January, May and December

Former world champion Amir Khan (31-4, 19KOs) is planning to fight three times in 2017. He only saw action once in 2016. The British fighter was last seen in May, when he moved up by eight pounds to c...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez vs. Hirotsugu Yamamoto Card Coming Together

A big boxing undercard is being put together for the event called 'Viva Mexico' on the 24th of September in the modern and spectacular Arena Oasis in Cancun, Quintana Roo. In the main event, former wo...Read More

Canelo-Smith on Pace To Outdo Pacquiao, Says Golden Boy VP

Less than a month remains before Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez will return to the ring at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, home of the Dallas Cowboys. He will challenge undefeated Liam Smith for the WBO juni...Read More

Luis Ortiz Brushes Off Golden Boy Split, Vows To Batter Ustinov

As reported earlier on, WBA interim-heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz and Golden Boy Promotions have officially parted ways. However, Ortiz makes it clear that this situation does not af...Read More

Gervonta Davis, Floyd Mayweather at Odds, Sosa Bout in Doubt?

Less than a week ago,'s Jake Donovan reported that the World Boxing Association approved a request for WBA super featherweight world champion Jason Sosa to make a voluntary defense aga...Read More

Liam Smith Warns: I'm Coming in There To Knock Canelo Out!

Britain's WBO world super-welterweight champion Liam Smith has said he's going to make a name for himself when he faces Canelo Alvarez in September. Speaking at a London press conference today, the Li...Read More

Orlando Salido vs. Takashi Miura Showdown in The Works

It looks as though Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30KOs) and Vasyl Lomachenko are headed in separate directions for the fall. So how about a match-up between Salido and Takashi Miura (30-3-2, 23KOs)?...Read More

Luis Ortiz, Golden Boy Promotions Officially Part Ways

Last Monday, reported that a buyout deal, between heavyweight Luis Ortiz and Golden Boy Promotions, was very close to being completed. The buyout has been finalized, as confirmed by bo...Read More

Lemieux vs. Stevens Still Being Worked on, Says Golden Boy VP

While a middleweight slugfest between former IBF beltholder David Lemieux and top rated Curtis Stevens had been reported as being a done deal last week. It turned out not to be the case. But there is ...Read More

Jessie Vargas Reflects on The Kell Brook Fight Falling Out

A lot was on the line for Jessie Vargas (27-1) on March 5th when he faced the then unbeaten Sadam Ali (22-1) in Washington DC. Not only was the vacant WBO welterweight title at stake and a chance to ...Read More

Saunders Trashes Eubank Jr. and His Father: Stop Talking Sh*t!

WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0, 12KOs) has erupted after reading the recent comments from Chris Eubank Sr., father and manager of British middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr. ...Read More

Kell Brook: I'm Not Done With 147, I'd Fight Errol Spence!

IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25KOs) has squashed any talk that he's done with the 147 division. Brook is moving up by two weight divisions and thirteen pounds to face IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC mi...Read More

Margarito Still Aiming For Canelo, Major Opponent in The Fall

Former world champion Antonio Margarito (40-8, 27 KOs) is still hoping to get in the ring with his Mexican rival, Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (47-1-1, 33KOs), in the fall....Read More

Kovalev's Coach: Ward's Lack of Power Will Be Biggest Drawback

John David Jackson, trainer for WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (30-0, 26KOs), believes the lack of power in Olympic gold medal winner Andre Ward (30-0, 15KOs) will be his downfa...Read More

Eubank Frustrated: Golovkin is Running Scared, He Lost Respect!

According to Chris Eubank Sr., father and manager of Chris Eubank Jr. (23-1, 18KOs), he is very frustrated with WBC/IBO/WBA/IBF middleweight king Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (35-0, 32KOs). ...Read More