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WBA Confirm: Povetkin is Now The Mandatory To Joshua

Russia - In his arguably most important fight in several years, Russian Alexander Povetkin (33-1, 23 KOs) secured a one-sided yet workmanlike unanimous decision over Romanian Christian Hammer (22-5, 1...Read More

Jessie Vargas Eyes Danny Garcia, Keith Thurman, Ali Rematch

The last time boxing fans have seen Jessie Vargas in a boxing ring was when he dropped a unanimous decision to Manny Pacquiao in November of last year. That was over 13 months ago, maybe too long for ...Read More

Horn Promoter: Crawford Can't Sell, He's Not a Big Money Fight!

A fight with Terence Crawford would be worth much more to Jeff Horn if the unbeaten challenger wasn't the "world's worst interview," says Duco Events boss Dean Lonergan. Horn is in talks to face Crawf...Read More

Saunders: Lemieux Has Been Knocking Out Bums and Old Men

World champion Billy Joe Saunders hopes that new surroundings brings out the best in him as he puts his World Boxing Organization middleweight title on the line against David Lemieux. The 28-year-old ...Read More

Saunders: Lemieux Is Walking Punching Bag; Must KO Me to Win

David Lemieux claims he is more than just a puncher. The former IBF middleweight champion feels his boxing ability is underrated not only by fans and media, but by Billy Joe Saunders. That’ll help, ac...Read More

Parker's Coach: We exposed Joshua's chin, UK media afraid to cover!

Team Joseph Parker cannot wait to get WBA/IBF/IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in the ring. A date in late March in Cardiff, Wales is being targeted for the first heavyweight unification bout s...Read More

Andre Ward Leaves The Door Open - "I Do Miss Fighting"

Mandalay Bay, LAS VEGAS, NV - and a small group of reporters caught up with former pound-for-pound king Andre "SOG" Ward (32-0) after he called the action for HBO's triple header Satur...Read More

Jessie Vargas: I Want To Conquer Welterweight Division!

On December 15th former two-division champion Jessie Vargas (27-2) will return to the ring after a 13 month ring hiatus. Vargas lost a spirited decision to Manny Pacquiao in his last ring outing and i...Read More

Tyson Fury: I Won't Be Forced Into Hard Fights Until I'm Fit!

Former WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) has made it clear that he won't be forced into tough fights or allowing himself to be rushed into bouts with elite opponents. E...Read More

Bacskai, Egedi, Torteli Back in Action in Hungary

Felix Promotion is closing out this year with a busy card on Friday evening at the Lake Side Hotel in Szekesfehervar, Hungary. While some of the flagship fighters, like world-ranked contenders Imre Sz...Read More

Klitschko: I Passed Torch To Joshua, He Can Unify The Division

Former heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko feels confident in Anthony Joshua's ability to unify the entire division. Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) fought Klitschko back in April, in one of the most memorable ...Read More

Jason Quigley Leaves Robles, Will Work With Dominic Ingle

Middleweight contender Jason Quigley (13-0, 10 KOs) is making some big changes as he prepares for his ring return in 2018. The Irish boxer, who is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, has been out of th...Read More

Saunders Dares Lemieux To Accept Big Bet on Fight Outcome

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS is ready to put a quarter of his £1.5m payday on the line in a charity bet with David Lemieux. The WBO middleweight champion has travelled here to freezing Montreal to put his belt ...Read More

Hopkins: Lemieux Must Be at His Very Best To Beat Saunders

This coming Saturday night, WBO world middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) will defend his title against former IBF champion David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) in a very high stakes fight...Read More

Daniel Jacobs: Unless Lemieux Gets Lucky, Saunders Will Win

Middleweight contender Daniel Jacobs (33-2, 29 KOs) is a very interested party in the outcome of Saturday's clash between WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders and challenger David Lemieux. The...Read More

Felix Verdejo To Return on March 17, Manager Vows Better Year

According to Ricky Marquez, manager and trainer of Puerto Rican lightweight prospect Felix "Diamante" Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs), his boxer will return on March 17, 2018 at The Theater in Madison Square G...Read More

Hearn: Tyson Fury Can Face Whyte in Return: Then Bellew, Joshua

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom has a plan of attack in mind, when it comes to the comeback of former WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (24-0, 17 KOs). Earlier this week, boxing fan...Read More

Mikey Garcia to Face Sergey Lipinets February 10 in San Antonio

Mikey Garcia’s search for a big challenge in his next fight has brought him to Sergey Lipinets. Garcia, the unbeaten WBC lightweight champion, will remain at 140 pounds to challenge Lipinets in a batt...Read More

Yvan Mendy May Inch Closer To Title Shot With Another Win

Lightweight contender Yvan Mendy might be a win or two away from fighting for a world title belt. Mendy might receive that opportunity should he come out victorious tonight against Jesus Arevalo in a ...Read More

Klitschko Auctions Off Robe From Joshua Fight, With USB Prediction

WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO HAS raised £160,000 [$215,000] for charity by auctioning the boxing robe he wore in his last competitive bout against Anthony Joshua, along with a USB stick containing his predictio...Read More