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Frank Warren: Klitschko Does NOT Deserve Shot at WBA Title!

WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO does not deserve a shot at the WBA heavyweight title. The WBA have let the issue of who should fight for their title become a farce this week. When are they going to stop faffing ar...Read More

Arum Explains Manny Pacquiao's Lack of Knockouts Since 2009

Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao (58-6-2, 38 KOs) has been unable to stop any of his opponents since a knockout victory over Miguel Cotto in the fall of 2009....Read More

McGuigan: Frampton Will Make an Impact in Vegas With Santa Cruz

Barry McGuigan, who promotes WBA featherweight champion Carl Frampton, believes his fighter will become a legend by beating challenger Leo Santa Cruz for a second time in the United States. The rematc...Read More

Golovkin Warns Saunders: I Want Your Belt, That is My Goal!

WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0 12 KOs) is wanted man - with just about everyone targeting his world title. Nobody in the middleweight division is more focused on getting Saunders i...Read More

Manny Pacquiao Gets in One Last Workout Before Leaving To LA

Filipino senator and boxing legend was scheduled to fly out to Los Angeles Saturday evening to conclude the second phase of his training camp at the Wild Card Boxing Club of Hall of Fame trainer Fredd...Read More

Hearn: I 100% Want Anthony Joshua vs. David Haye in 2017

DAVID Haye is the latest name to be linked with an Anthony Joshua super-fight after negotiations with Wladimir Klitschko reportedly broke down. ...Read More

Parker vs. Ruiz: Duco Looking For Goverment Funding For Event

The government may help fund Joseph Parker's world boxing title challenge to be held in Auckland in December. Parker's promoter Dean Lonergan has asked the government to help pay the bill for hosting ...Read More

Jean Pascal Not Yet Ready For Ring Return, Says Trainer

As reported last month, former WBC light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal officially ending his association with Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, and he started a relationship with veteran Canadian...Read More

Vargas: It's My Time, After I Beat Pacquiao - A Star Will Be Born!

WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas, who won the title with a spectacular 9th round knockout of Sadam Ali last March 5, told Standard in an exclusive interview that he want...Read More

Erislandy Lara Still Has a Target on The Back of Gennady Golovkin

According to manager Luis DeCubas Jr., WBA/IBO junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara of Cuba will return to the ring later this year, on a date to announced, in Hialeah, South Florida - which ha...Read More

Joselito Velasquez, Mexican Olympian, To Be Trained By Robles

As Joselito Velasquez, a highly touted 2016 Mexican Olympian, prepares for his professional debut, he is putting in work at the The Rock in Carson, California....Read More

Wladimir Klitschko, Lucas Browne Far Apart On Money For 12/10

If Wladimir Klitschko is going to fight Lucas Browne on December 10, the former heavyweight champion’s representatives are going to have to offer Browne more money....Read More

Cotto Says Canelo Rematch is a Subject For Discussion

Former four division world champion Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33KOs) is usually a man of few words. So it's not surprising that he wasn't overly enthusiastic about the possibility of a rematch with WBO jun...Read More

Danny Williams Returns, Faces Ali Eren Demirezen in Hamburg

Wiking Boxteam from Berlin and EC Boxing in Hamburg join forces for a show in Hamburg October 28 topped by two German title fights. At welter Angelo Frank (6-0) take on tricky veteran Andreas Reimer (...Read More

Edis Tatli Takes on Manuel Lancia on December 17

Promoter Pekka Maeki stage a press conference early next week and is expected to announce that EBU lightweight champion Edis Tatli takes on Manuel Lancia December 17 in Helsinki, writes Juhani Gronber...Read More

Canelo vs. Saunders Showdown Fully Backed By WBO Prez

World Boxing Organization President Francisco 'Paco' Valcarcel is fully in support of a potential fight between WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0, 12KOs) and challenger Saul 'Canelo' ...Read More

Jeff Horn Ready For IBF Strap: 100%, Bring on Errol Spence!

Horn won by technical knockout in the ninth round to deliver Mueller's first defeat in six years and continue his rise in front of a hometown crowd at Brisbane's Sleeman Sports Centre on Friday. ...Read More

Hooker Plans on Testing Perez's Chin Early on Kovalev vs. Ward

Maurice 'Mighty Mo' Hooker (21-0-2) is training for the biggest fight of his career. On November 19th he faces former WBA interim title holder Darleys Perez (33-2-1) at the T-Mobile Center in Las Veg...Read More

Abel Sanchez Very Confident That Andy Ruiz Beats Joseph Parker

On Thursday at the WBO's annual convention, the organization ordered #1 rated heavyweight contender Joseph Parker (21-0) to face their #3 rated contender Andy Ruiz (29-0). The target date for the figh...Read More

Frampton: I'll Make it Two-Nil, Santa Cruz Only Fights One Way!

As reported on Thursday, a deal has been finalized for the rematch between WBA featherweight champion Carl Frampton and challenger Leo Santa Cruz. The fight is heading to January 28th, likely at the M...Read More