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Kevin Lerena Edges Micki Nielsen: Budler, Van Heerden Win

Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa - In the final fight of the Super Four Cruiserweight tournament, Kevin Lerena (16-1, 8KOs) won a twelve round majority decision over previously und...Read More

Hekkie Budler Aims To Bounce Back at Kempton Park

Seven months after losing his world title bout, Hekkie Budler returns to the ring Saturday night. Budler will face Siyabongo Siyo in a 10 round bout at Emperors Palace in Kempton Park, South Africa....Read More

Van Heerdan Alleges Conor McGregor Manipulated Sparring Clip

A few weeks ago, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor got in some round of sparring with welterweight contender and former IBO champion Chris Van Heerden in Los Angeles. McGregor posted a video w...Read More

Roach: Van Heerden Beat Up McGregor, I Told Floyd I Need 3 Years

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach was brutally honest in a recent conversation with former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather - advising the retired pound-for-pound king that it would take...Read More

Van Heerdan Details McGregor Sparring, Says He is Capable Boxer

Conor McGregor, who hasn't fought since losing to Nate Diaz at UFC 196, is reportedly in talks to fight five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr in a boxing match....Read More

Chris Van Heerden Edges Steve Claggett Via Majority Nod

Downtown Las Vegas Event Center, Las Vegas, Nevada - Chris Van Heerden (23-2-1) bounced back from his knockout loss to Errol Spence to defeat Steve Claggett (23-3) via majority decision in the CBS Sp...Read More

Photo/Weights: Roy Jones Jr. Gets Between Van Heerden, Claggett

LAS VEGAS - An solid undercard showcasing promising prospects has been announced for this Saturday night's "Knockout Night at the D" series, presented by the D Las Vegas and Downtown Las Vegas Events ...Read More

Common Sparring Partner Breaks Down Cotto-Canelo

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Many boxing writers and fans have given their two cents on who will win between Miguel Cotto and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. The 12 round bout will take place tonight at the Mandalay B...Read More

Photos: Errol Spence Beats Down Heerden For TKO

25-year old 2012 US Olympian Errol Spence Jr. (18-0, 15 KO), 146 ½, of Dallas, Texas, continued his steady rise in the Welterweight division, scoring two knockdowns in the seventh and a standing stopp...Read More

Spence, Colon Big KO Winners; Ruddock Drilled In Three

Rising welterweight Errol Spence Jr. remains perfect—and doing so in a near-flawless performance in breaking down Chris van Heerden in eight rounds Friday evening in Toronto, Canada. ...Read More

Spence vs. van Heerden: BoxingScene Staff Predictions

In just three years in the pro ranks, Errol Spence Jr. is already being groomed for showdowns with some of the top fighters in the always loaded welterweight division. Before he can get there, he m...Read More

Chris Van Heerden: I'll Make Errol Spence Respect Me

Welterweight Chris Van Heerden is confident going into his fight against Errol Spence on Friday night. How could he not? He has successfully made the transition from being an unknown fighter fro...Read More

Weights from Toronto: Stevenson 175, Karpency 174.5

Adonis Stevenson and Tommy Karpency were both on weight ahead of their World light heavyweight championship contest Friday evening in Toronto, Canada. Stevenson came in right at the 175 lb. limit f...Read More

Errol Spence-Chris Van Heerden Made Official, PBC

TORONTO -- Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM), in association with Global Legacy Boxing (GLB) and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE), officially announced today that 2012 U.S. Olympian Errol "The Truth"...Read More

Errol Spence Jr-Chris Van Heerden Likely For 9/11, PBC

BoxingScene.com had been advised that rising welterweight star Errol Spence Jr. (17-0, 14KOs) will likely face IBF #8 ranked contender Chris Van Heerdan (23-1, 12KOs). This fight will be the Premie...Read More

Van Heerden Stops Ayala After Four In Hollywood

It is easy to understand Chris Van Heerden's frustration over the last couple of month or so. He was scheduled to fight Frankie Gavin on May 9, but Gavin pulled out of the fight in order to accept a f...Read More

Van Heerden-Ayala Tops 5/13 Charity Event in Hollywood

Welterweight contender Chris Van Heerden of South Africa will fight Ramon Ayala tonight., headlining the 6th annual Big Fighters, Big Cause event inside the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood and Highlan...Read More

Anthony Joshua Replaces Frankie Gavin in Birmingham

Anthony Joshua MBE is set to replace World title challenger Frankie Gavin on the bill at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham on May 9, live on Sky Sports. Gavin was set to face Chris van Heerden in...Read More

Van Heerden Moves Past Gavin Fallout, Foucses on Rios

Among the many drawbacks to a promoter being able to control both sides of a marquee fight is the disrespect felt by the fighters who are frozen out due to such politics. It was in that vain that C...Read More

Frankie Gavin Wows To Shine Against Van Heerden

Birmingham’s Frankie Gavin posted a 10-threes win over Bogdan Mitic at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena on Saturday night in a marking time bout that he believes has sharpened his tools ahead of a May 9th...Read More