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Lee Carter, Gary Booth Discuss Next Outing on March 17

Lee Carter is deep into camp ahead of his return on March 1 on Empire Boxing Promotions' first show at Irlam and Cadishead Sports Centre. Carter joins former Central Area Champion and English Title Ch...Read More

Carl Froch: Eubank Will Win, But Groves Could Prove Me Wrong

Retired super middleweight champion Carl Froch is fully backing Chris Eubank Jr. to defeat George Groves on Saturday night in their WBA, IBO unification showdown. The two boxers will meet in the semi-...Read More

Ricardo Mayorga Accepts Fight in Texas, Breaks Short Retirement

Last month, former welterweight and junior middleweight champion, Ricardo 'El Matador' Mayorga, 44 years old, announced to his fans that it was time to retire from the sport. But that decision has qui...Read More

Team Horn Embrace Crawford Defense Landing in Las Vegas

Dean Lonergan, promoter for WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (18-0-1, 12 KOs), is not worried about a change of scenery for the upcoming mandatory defense against Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs). ...Read More

Garcia: I Don't Blame Thurman, I Wouldn't Face Me Back To Back

Former two-division champion Danny Garcia (33-1, 19 KOs) is not harboring any bad feelings for Keith Thurman. Last March, Thurman handed Garcia his first career defeat with a twelve round split decisi...Read More

Ronald Gavril: This Time I Won't Leave it in The Judges Hands recently caught up with super middleweight contender Ronald Gavril (18-2) who takes on WBC champion David Benavidez (19-0) on Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Ve...Read More

Victor Ortiz: I Won't Step Out of The Ring Without That Victory

Victor Ortiz is only a few days away from his showdown with fellow former welterweight world champion Devon Alexander. This Saturday night, the crossroads fight will headline a Premier Boxing Champion...Read More

Arum: Beltran Might Make First Title Defense Versus Verdejo

Felix Verdejo could get that elusive shot at the WBO lightweight title after all. Promoter Bob Arum told that if Ray Beltran beats Paulus Moses to win the vacant WBO 135-pound champion...Read More

Amir Khan: I Can Fight Brook, Pacquiao, Garcia, Thurman, Horn

British superstar Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) is ready for the biggest names in the welterweight division. Khan has been out of the ring since May of 2016, when he was knocked out in the sixth round of h...Read More

Moses's Promoter: It would be a pity to fight an 'enhanced Beltran'!

On this coming Friday, in Reno, Nevada Raymundo Beltran and Paulus Moses will face off in a 12-round matchup for the vacant WBO lightweight title. The winner, however, would not only secure a world ch...Read More

Naoya Inoue vs. Jamie McDonnell Showdown Being Finalized

It was reported by Sky Sports this morning that the WBA ‘world’ champion at bantamweight, Jamie McDonnell (29-2-1 13 KO) of England is close to finalizing a deal with Japan’s Naoya Inoue (15-0 13 KOs)...Read More

Ellerbe is Very Confident That Gavril Beats Benavidez

MANDALAY BAY, Las Vegas, Nevada - On February 17th Danny Garcia faces Brandon Rios in a Showtime televised main event. The 10 bout card is co-promoted by Mayweather Promotions and TGB Promotions....Read More

Oscar Valdez: It's Very Likely That I'll Knock Scott Quigg Out

WBO featherweight world champion Oscar Valdez has long demanded quality challenges in his professional career. And now he gets that challenge, when he goes up against former champion Scott Quigg on Ma...Read More

Horn's Coach: Jeff Shocks Crawford - Gets Recognized as P4P Best!

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (18-0-1, 12 KOs) will have a few new tricks up his sleeve when he collides with mandatory challenger Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) on April 14. As More

Callum Smith Leans Toward ‘Heavy-Handed’ Groves Over Eubank

Callum Smith made it clear he could see the George Groves-Chris Eubank Jr. fight going either way. Pressed to pick a winner, however, Smith went with Groves. The defending WBA super middleweight champ...Read More

Parker's Trainer: When Joe Puts Joshua down, He Will Finish Him!

WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker’s (24-0) first fight on UK soil was this past September when he won a unanimous decision over the previously unbeaten Hughie Fury in Manchester. It may have been...Read More

Chris Eubank Jr: I'll Help Groves Buy A Boat; He Wants To Be Me

Chris Eubank Jr. has claimed that George Groves is jealous of him –– and has vowed to send him into retirement –– as they build up to their showdown this weekend. The once-defeated next generation fig...Read More

Ellerbe: Fighting Adonis Stevenson Will Bring Out Best in Jack

On May 19th WBC and lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (29-1) and former two-division champion Badou Jack (22-1-2) will collide at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. The fight was re...Read More

Alexander: I'll Take Away Whatever's Left of Victor Ortiz's Heart

Devon Alexander answered “absolutely” when asked if he thinks he can make Victor Ortiz quit Saturday night. Alexander considers his mental strength to be one of his greatest advantages over Ortiz, who...Read More

Malignaggi: Fight Taken From GGG, Canelo Has A lot To Prove!

Former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi saw IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) as the clear winner of last year's showdown with Saul "Canelo" Alvar...Read More