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Don King on Muhammad Ali: This is a Sad Day For Life

Muhammad Ali died Friday at age 74, according to a statement from the family. He was hospitalized in the Phoenix area with respiratory problems earlier this week, and his children had flown in from ar...Read More

Imam, King Gunning For Granados Rematch in Early 2016

Last month, junior welterweight contender Amir Imam (18-1, 15KOs) was within touching distance of a world title shot. Imam was the mandatory challenger to WBC champion Viktor Postol. The World Box...Read More

Don King: I'd Make Mayweather vs. Imam Right Now

Hall of Fame promoter Don King is still pecking away. No longer a major player in the promotional marketplace, the 84-year-old veteran believes his company currently promotes the next crossover supers...Read More

Video: Bermane Stiverne, Don King Discuss Rossy Bout

LAS VEGAS - Former champion Mickey Bey was ringside on Saturday night at the The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. Bey watched undefeated super welterweight prospect Jarrett Hurd hande...Read More

King: Stiverne Will Return on Deontay Wilder's Card, 1/16

According to promoter Don King, former WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (25-2-1, 21KOs) will return to the ring on January 16th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The card will...Read More

Holyfield: Mayweather Great, But Never Fought Everybody

LAS VEGAS - It was in the 11th round that it happened: Floyd Mayweather so brilliantly bamboozled Andre Berto that it was possible to buy into his claim of being "TBE" -- The Best Ever. Certainly d...Read More

Bryan Outslugs Rossy For Win In Brutally Hot Vegas

Philly brawler Joey Dawejko scored his second consecutive 1st round knockout. He only needed 75 seconds to get the job done this time around, dropping and stopping Natu Visina in the opening bout of a...Read More

Stiverne-Ortiz Unlikely, Don King Refuses To Sign Off

There had been a lot of talk surrounding a possible heavyweight clash between former WBC belt-holder, Bermane Stiverne and the undefeated Luis Ortiz (22-0, 19 KO's) being added to the October 17th pay...Read More

Trevor Bryan Ready To Put In Work Versus Derric Rossy

Trevor Bryan never has a problem getting ready for any given fight, simply because he chooses to always stay ready. The unbeaten heavyweight constantly carries that mindset—a must these days for an...Read More

Court Ruling Allows Mosley-Mayorga II To Move Forward

They’re not at the finish line yet, but a major hurdle was cleared in moving forward with a planned rematch between Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga. A ruling in a Dade County court room on Tuesda...Read More

Mark De Mori Decides To Break Away From Don King

Heavyweight contender Mark De Mori (29-1-2, 25KOs) and veteran promoter Don King have parted ways. De Mori, ranked at number 9 by the WBA, signed on with King in 2007. The 33-year-old boxer has be...Read More

Mayorga Says Don King Stole His De La Hoya Money

On Thursday morning in a Miami courtroom, a judge will decide is the Shane Mosley vs. Ricardo Mayorga rematch will go forward next Saturday night at the Forum in Los Angeles, California. Last week,...Read More

Mosley-Mayorga May Hang on Thursday Court Conference

"Sugar" Shane Mosley is power-dialing his travel agent right now to get on a flight to Miami ... in a last ditch effort to take down promoter Don King in court -- and save his comeback fight scheduled...Read More

Mosley: PPV is On, I'll Prosecute Don King For Fraud!

LOS ANGELES – Future Hall-of-Fame boxer “Sugar” Shane Mosley said today that “Mosley Vs. Mayorga 2,” his much-anticipated bout against Ricardo Mayorga August 29 at the Forum, will take place despite a...Read More

Don King Files Lawsuit To Prevent Mosley-Mayorga II

Promoter Don King has filed a lawsuit in the District Court of Miami, claiming that he holds a valid promotional agreement with former two division world champion Ricardo Mayorga. BoxingScene.com ...Read More

Don King: Pacquiao Did Not Fight on May 2 as I Expected

Hall of Fame trainer Don King was surprised with Manny Pacquiao's performance against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Pacquiao was labeled as the aggressor. He wasn'...Read More

Don King Feels Al Haymon Targeted Due To Racism

El Paso, Texas - BoxingScene.com spoke to Hall of Fame promoter Don King to get his thoughts on powerful manager/adviser Al Haymon. King also gave his thoughts on the recent lawsuits that were filed a...Read More

Photo: Don King, Sulaiman Honored at Marlins Game

At Marlins Stadium, the president of the World Boxing Council, Mauricio Sulaiman, recalled his teenage days as a pitcher and threw the first pitch of the game between Miami Marlins and St. Louis Cardi...Read More

Don King Confident He'd Make Mayweather-Pacquiao

Hall of Fame promoter Don King is confident - if he was in charge of the negotiations - that Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao would have been finalized. According to King, there was some big mi...Read More

King: After Stiverne Stops Wilder, Jennings Not Next

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - If WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (24-1, 21KOs) defeats Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32KOs) later tonight, Hall of Fame promoter Don King is going to submit a petition to th...Read More