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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

Lemieux: I'm a Whole Different Guy Than I Was Against Golovkin

Billy Joe Saunders made sure to mention David Lemieux’s loss to Gennady Golovkin during a conference call Monday. Lemieux’s last middleweight title fight resulted in Golovkin stopping the hard-hitting...Read More

Parker's Trainer: My Fighter's Resume is Better Than Joshua's!

Joseph Parker’s (24-0) team is brimming with confidence as they inch their way closer to a heavyweight unification showdown against Anthony Joshua (20-0). Parker’s WBO title and Joshua’s WBA/IBF/IBO t...Read More

Spence: Fractured Eye Sockets Must Be in Back of Brook's Mind

NEW YORK – The man most recently responsible for inflicting significant damage to Kell Brook’s face feels he can come back again. Brook bounced back from a broken orbital bone around his right eye suf...Read More

Saunders Took Precautions To Avoid Possible Lemieux Spies

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS has been hiding out in Toronto to avoid any of David Lemieux’s spies. Saunders defends his WBO middleweight title in Montreal on Saturday when he takes on local hero Lemieux at the ...Read More

Frank Warren: The Moment of Truth is Here For Billy Joe Saunders

THE MOMENT OF truth is looming for Billy Joe Saunders on Saturday night when he embarks on his toughest assignment to date against the heavy hitting Canadian David Lemieux in Montreal. Bill is indeed ...Read More

Khan: Now I Know Why Pacquiao Picked Horn - And He Still Lost!

Former world champion Amir Khan threw shade at Jeff Horn during the Australian's WBO welterweight world title defense against Gary Corcoran in Brisbane on Wednesday. Horn won the belt in a controversi...Read More

Arum: Boxing Has Been Crying So Long For a Kid Like Jeff Horn!

Jeff Horn's rapid ascent to the top of world boxing is just the start of Dean Lonergan's ambitious plan to revive the sport in Australia. The Duco Events boss is plotting for a fresh crop of fighters ...Read More

Carl Frampton vs. Nonito Donaire in Play For April 7 in Belfast?

According to promoter Frank Warren, former world champion Carl Frampton’s next fight will be in Belfast on April 7. And the opponent being discussed at the moment is former four division world champio...Read More

Horn Predicts Vegas Shocker: I Got The Style To Beat Crawford!

The former school teacher from Australia won by knockout in the 11th round Wednesday when Gary Corcoran's corner threw in the towel with the England-based boxer bleeding from a deep cut above his left...Read More

De La Hoya Says He's Still Open To Return - Rips Floyd Mayweather

The former world champion in six different weight divisions, Oscar De La Hoya, is not ruling out the possibility of a ring return. De La Hoya, 44 years old, has not fought since he was battered in a T...Read More

Cesar Juarez vs. Isaac Dogboe For WBO Interim, January 6

Cesar Juarez was scheduled to face WBO 122 pound belt-holder Jessie Magdaleno on November 11th in Fresno, California. But that bout was scrapped as the defending champion pulled out of that fight clai...Read More

Rigondeaux Trainer Reacts To Critics: My Fighter is No Quitter!

Veteran Cuban trainer Pedro Diaz has come out in defense of his boxer, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs). Last Saturday night at The Theater in Madison Square Gard...Read More

Diego De La Hoya Overweight, Fight Pulled From ESPN Card

The featherweight division is likely looming for Diego De La Hoya. He was scheduled to headline an ESPN 2 televised event on Thursday, with a bout against veteran Jose Salgado topping the Golden Boy p...Read More

Teddy Atlas Confirms Removal, Will No Longer Call ESPN Fights

Longtime ESPN boxing analyst Teddy Atlas has confirmed that last weekend's removal from calling live ESPN boxing events will be permanent. There were countless questions on social media last Saturday,...Read More

Terry Flanagan vs. Maurice Hooker for WBO Belt in Play For April

Frank Warren, promoter for Terry Flanagan (33-0, 13 KOs), is working on a deal for a showdown with Maurice Hooker (23-0-3, 16 KOs) for a date in April, with the vacant WBO junior welterweight title at...Read More

Orlando Salido: Retirement is Over, I'm Coming Back in 2018!

Already in the tranquility of his home in Phoenix, Arizona - the four time world champion in two different weight categories, Orlando "Siri" Salido, has decided not to retire and vows continue in boxi...Read More

Horn: I'll Prove Americans Wrong, Crawford is Someone I Can Beat

Jeff Horn admits he'll head to Las Vegas with a point to prove to US audiences next year after a tough maiden defence of his WBO welterweight championship. Horn produced an 11th-round stoppage on Wedn...Read More

Joshua Buatsi Set For February Return

Joshua Buatsi will return to the ring next year. The Olympian, who represented Team GB at the 2016 Games in Rio, had been set to appear on Wednesday’s York Hall card, live on Sky Sports. But after a p...Read More