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Ustinov vs. Oquendo For Vacant WBA Title in Play For October 2

According to Vladimir "Krasivyy" Hryunov, manager of Russian heavyweight contender Alexander Ustinov, a showdown with Fres Oquendo for the vacant "regular" title of the World Boxing Association (WBA) ...Read More

Manager: WBA To Issue Decision on Ustinov, Briggs, Oquendo

Vladimir Hryunov, manager of the mandatory challenger to the "regular" World Boxing Association heavyweight title - Alexander Ustinov of Russia - says the WBA is expected to issue an order this week -...Read More

WBA Turns Back on Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Fight

During Thursday's press conference in Panama offered by the World Boxing Association, sanctioning body president Gilberto Jesus Mendoza was questioned by journalists regarding his vision of a possible...Read More

BJ Flores Ready To Step in For Shannon Briggs and Face Oquendo

Earlier today ESPN.com stated that Shannon Briggs failed a random urine test for dramatically elevated levels of testosterone. The 45-year-old Briggs and the 44-year-old Oquendo have been tested regul...Read More

Report: Briggs Fails PED Test; Title Fight Vs. Oquendo in Doubt

Shannon Briggs has failed a performance-enhancement drug test that should jeopardize his June 3 heavyweight title fight against Fres Oquendo. A report posted Sunday afternoon by ESPN.com stated Briggs...Read More

Shannon Briggs to Fres Oquendo: I See In Your Eyes You're Scared

Shannon Briggs kept his shirt on and his mouth shut for as long as he could Tuesday. When he heard former heavyweight champion and friend Chris Byrd praising him during a press conference, Briggs spru...Read More

Photos: Shannon Briggs, Fres Oquendo - Face To Face at Presser

Briggs vs. Oquendo Photos Gallery Press Conference - HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Two-time world heavyweight champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and three-time title challenger Fres Oquendo will battle for the...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo - Ticket Information

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Two-time world heavyweight champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and three-time title challenger Fres Oquendo will battle for the World Boxing Association (WBA) Heavyweight Championsh...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo For WBA 'Regular' on June 3

Shannon Briggs will get a shot at a portion of the world heavyweight title later this year. The 45-year-old two-time heavyweight champion confirmed the fight against Fres Oquendo, for the vacant WBA ‘...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo Deal is Reached

Pensacola, FL—Square Ring Promotions and Hitz Entertainment Corporation announced today that they have reached an agreement for the Fres Oquendo vs. Shannon Briggs fight for the WBA World Heavyweight ...Read More

Briggs-Oquendo: Purse Bid Invalid, New Date Set For February 23

Earlier today, February 13th, 2017, the purse bid for the fight between Shannon Briggs and Fres Oquendo for the world heavyweight title of the World Boxing Association was held. However, the requireme...Read More

Briggs-Oquendo: Promoters Complain Over 1 Million Minimum

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, the World Boxing Association ordered a purse bid between former world champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and veteran contender Fres Oquendo for the vacant ...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo Heads To Purse Bid, February 13

The World Boxing Association has ordered a purse bid between former world champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and Puerto Rican contender Fres Oquendo for the vacant "regular" heavyweight title of the...Read More

WBA Prez Firm That Joshua-Klitschko Winner Must Face Luis Ortiz

World Boxing Association President Gilberto Mendoza Jr. is firm that his organization will order the winner of Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko to fight unbeaten contender Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KO...Read More

WBA President Gives Status on Heavyweights, PED Testing, More

World Boxing Association President Gilberto Jesus Mendoza held a conference with the Panamanian press on Friday morning, in which he maintained that his organization was dedicated to a policy of havin...Read More

Shannon Briggs, Fres Oquendo Ordered To Reach Deal By WBA

Former world champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs will face Puerto Rican contender Fres Oquendo for the vacant "regular" heavyweight title of the World Boxing Association (WBA), confirmed Nicaraguan c...Read More

Ustinov To Face Briggs or Oquendo For WBA Belt, Says Manager

Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24KOs) will fight to hold for the "regular" championship of the World Boxing Association (WBA) on the 25th of February against either Shannon Briggs ...Read More

Joshua-Klitschko Winner Will Have To Face Ortiz, Says WBA Prez

Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23KOs) will be in line for a world title shot in 2017. At the start of this year, the World Boxing Association ordered a tournament to establish a single WBA world...Read More

Ruslan Chagaev Vanishes, Stripped of The WBA World Title

The WBA World Championships Committee issued a resolution regarding Ruslan Chagaev, who until now held the organization's 'regular' heavyweight title. Chagaev has not to fulfilled his mandatory commit...Read More

Chagaev's Manager Says His Fighter Will Defend Against Oquendo

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, the World Boxing Association stripped Lucas Browne of the WBA's 'regular' heavyweight title after his B-sample tested positive for clenbuterol. ...Read More