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Mosley: They Said I Was Done, I'm Going To Annihilate Avanesyan!

Shane Mosley looked like a tired and old fighter after being stopped by Anthony Mundine two and a half years ago. Retirement seemed like the only option, along with working with and amateur fighters a...Read More

Ricky Burns: I Feel I Definitely Have Another Few Years in Me

RICKY BURNS can create history tonight by becoming Scotland’s first three-weight world champion. If he manages it, he will also be only the third boxer from Britain to have achieved the feat, followin...Read More

DiBella: Haye's Last Bout Hard To Watch, Not in Running For Wilder

Promoter Lou DiBella says former two division world champion David Haye is not currently being considered for a showdown with WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder (36-0, 35KOs). ...Read More

Avanesyan Tabs Thurman To Beat Porter, Ready For Mosley

WBA interim welterweight champion David Avanesyan (21-1-1) is very confident heading into his fight against Shane Mosley (49-9-1). The fight takes place Saturday night at the Gila River Arena in Glend...Read More

Golovkin's Coach: Canelo Would Drill Pacquiao Worse Than Khan!

Abel Sanchez, trainer for WBC/WBA/IBO/IBF middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (35-0, 32KOs), says a fight between Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez and Manny Pacquiao would end up being more vicious than...Read More

Lara's Trainer: Golovkin Should Want To Test Himself Against Lara

To an extent, Ronnie Shields understands Gennady Golovkin’s reluctance to fight Erislandy Lara. What Shields, Lara’s trainer, doesn’t understand is why boxing fans and media make it sound as if no one...Read More

Frank Warren: Kell Brook Wanted No Part of Liam Smith

This weekend sees the innovative free to air TV channel Dave continue their coverage of live sport. The BDO World Darts Trophy, a marathon three-day event of live darts will be live and exclusive on D...Read More

Hearn: Ricky Burns' Last Chance To Win Gold, a 50-50 Fight

Promoter Eddie Hearn has urged Ricky Burns fans to roar their man on to glory on Saturday night. The 33-year-old from Coatbridge takes on Michele Di Rocco for the vacant WBA super-lightweight title at...Read More

Tony Bellew Smiles: I Was Always a Rebellious Little F***er!

TONY BELLEW admits he was too fat to play for Everton - but that won’t stop him squeezing into the club’s history books. The diehard Evertonian takes on Ilunga Makabu for the vacant WBC cruiserweight ...Read More

Hearn Wants Parker To Get UK Exposure To Build Joshua Bout

British boxing promoter Eddie Hearn believes Joseph Parker's challenge to Anthony Joshua is going to be a "big fight" that may be happening sooner rather than later....Read More

Marquez Injured, Stops Training - But Still Has Eye on Miguel Cotto

Former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez suffered a slight injury on Thursday afternoon and had to stop his training sessions. The future Hall of Famer expects to return back to the gym...Read More

Barthelemy: I Want To Fight The Likes of Crawford and Broner

Barthelemy: I Want To Fight The Likes of Crawford and Broner

By Ben Jacobs - The talent in the lightweight division was evident to see just a few weeks ago in the United Kingdom when Britain’s WBA champion Anthony Crolla stopped Ismael Barroso in seven rounds i...Read More

Mosley-Avanesyan: Winner To Receive WBA Title Shot?

We can say this much for Saturday’s welterweight main event on CBS Sports (10:30 PM EST/7:30 PM PST): it’s not the most ridiculous ‘title’ fight the WBA has ever sanctioned....Read More

Parker's Promoter Vows: We'll KO Joshua, Haye, Chisora, Fury!

Duco boxing promoter Dean Lonergan has doubled down on Joseph Parker's boxing ability, predicting the New Zealand fighter will knock out Anthony Joshua, David Haye, Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury withi...Read More

Kauffman Rips Wilder: Took The Easy Way Out, I Beat Arreola's Ass!

Heavyweight contender Travis Kauffman (30-1, 22KOs) was fuming when he found out Chris Arreola is the current frontrunner to challenge WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (36-0, 35KOs) in the summ...Read More

Chavez Jr. Says Training Pact With Freddie Roach is Stronger Now

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32KOs) says his renewed relationship with legendary trainer Freddie Roach is stronger than ever. ...Read More

Donnie Nietes Very Happy With Casimero's World Title Victory

WBO light flyweight champion Donnie Nietes is happy over the 4th round knockout victory of countryman John Reil Casimero over Thai world champion Amnat Ruenroeng and claims Casimero even won their fir...Read More

Avanesyan's Coach: Mosley Has Declined, We'll Take Advantage

WBA interim welterweight champion David Avanesyan (21-1-1, 11KOs) has the biggest fight of his career on tap Saturday against former three-division champion Shane Mosley. The fight takes place at the ...Read More

Hearn: I Told Loeffler, Eubank Will Sign For Golovkin Right Now

Matchroom Sports head Eddie Hearn, who promotes British middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr. (22-1, 17KOs), says his fighter is not kidding about his desire to face WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO middleweight worl...Read More

Teddy Atlas: McGregor Needs 5 Years of Training For Mayweather

Veteran trainer and ESPN expert analyst Teddy Atlas believes UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would not at least five years of training, in boxing, to prepare for a fight with former five div...Read More