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WBA Creates Tournament To Set One Champion in Organization

The World Boxing Association (WBA) has come under fire for its creating of multiple champions per weight class. It remains a problem to this day in many weight divisions, but progress begins with a si...Read More

Oquendo Withdraws From Ruslan Chagaev Title Rematch

Fres Oquendo (37-8, 24KOs) has, according to the Sparkassen Arena in Kiel (Germany), pulled out of the fight against WBA "regular" heavyweight champ Ruslan Chagaev (34-2-1, 21KOs) due to illness. T...Read More

Chagaev-Oquendo Rematch Heads To Kiel on Oct. 17

The ordered rematch between WBA 'regular' heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev (34-2-1, 21KOs) and challenger Fres Oquendo (37-8, 24KOs) has been confirmed for October 17th in Germany, according Chagae...Read More

Chagaev-Oquendo Rematch Tentative For October 17th

The ordered rematch between WBA 'regular' heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev (34-2-1, 21KOs) and challenger Fres Oquendo (37-8, 24KOs) has a tentative date of October 17th in Germany, according to El...Read More

Diaz Warns Browne/Oquendo: There is a New Chagaev!

Australia’s Lucas Browne (22-0, 19 KOs) is the mandatory for WBA regular champion at heavyweight, Ruslan Chagaev (34-2-1, 21 KOs). Browne relinquished his Commonwealth title last week in order to con...Read More

Two Mandatories Await Chagaev-Pianeta Winner

A hectic schedule awaits the winner of this weekend’s heavyweight clash between Ruslan Chagaev and Francesco Pianeta. With a secondary title at stake, the victor will have to honor not one but two man...Read More

Ryabinsky Helps End Chagaev-Oquendo Legal Dispute

Moscow. New York. Legal proceedings between the two teams of heavyweight boxers – Ruslan Chagaev and Fres Oquendo have ended amicably. The conflict was resolved after Andrey Ryabinsky, vice-president ...Read More

Oquendo's $1 Million Purse Held Firm By The Court

NEW YORK, NY - Square Ring Promotions and Hitz Boxing announced today that District Court Judge Ronnie Abrams for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York issued a 41-pag...Read More

Chagaev-Oquendo Legal Drama Continues Further

NEW YORK, NY – The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (Judge Ronnie Abrams) issued a Temporary Restraining Order yesterday enjoining Ruslan Chagaev’s Promoter, Terek B...Read More

Team Oquendo React To Chagaev 'No Rematch' Stance

NEW YORK, NY – Ruslan Chagaev’s promoter, Terek Box Event and its principal Timur Dugazaev issued a press release yesterday in which Dugazaev stated that “there will be no rematch between Chagaev and ...Read More

Chagaev's Title Run on Hold After Judge Issues Injunction

NEW YORK, NY - Square Ring Promotions and Hitz Boxing announced today that District Court Judge Ronnie Abrams for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York entered an orde...Read More

Oquendo Files $5 Million Lawsuit Against Terek Box Event

Fres Oquendo has filed a lawsuit in Federal Court in Manhattan against Hamburg-based promoter Terek Box Event seeking damages of $5 million and an injunction to prevent the promoter from promoting Rus...Read More

Fres Oquendo, Promoter Disputing Recent Doping Claims

Fres Oquendo’s team responded today to Timur Dugazaev’s press release that was ghost written by Malte Muller Michaelis trying to justify the non-payment of Oquendo’s purse based on an allegedly positi...Read More

Report: Oquendo Failed Drug Test From Chagaev Bout

A press release from the camp of Ruslan Chagaev claims the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) and the World Boxing Association (WBA) have confirmed that ring veteran Fres Oquendo tested positive for ...Read More

Fres Oquendo Stiffed For $1 Million From Chagaev Fight

CHICAGO — Fres Oquendo’s wife and newborn were in the hospital when he boarded a plane to Grozny, Russia in July to take on Ruslan Chagaev for the WBA Heavyweight title – a fight that was slated to t...Read More

Chagaev Edges Oquendo To Capture The WBA Crown

Ahmat Arena, Grozny, Russia - Five years since he lost his WBA heavyweight title, The "White Tyson" Ruslan Chagaev (33-2-1, 20 KOs) is once again a world champion (a regular one) under the very same v...Read More

Photos: Fres Oquendo, Ruslan Chagaev Ready For Battle

Both heavyweights have no weighed in for battle for their championship fight at the Ahmat Arena in Grozny, Russia. Fres Oquendo (37-7, 24KOs) will challenge former two-time champion Ruslan Chagaev (32...Read More

Photo: Oquendo on The Plane, Back in With Chagaev

In a whirlwind day, Fres Oquendo is officially back in the fight and has boarded a plane in Chicago. Oquendo is on his way to Grozny to face former champion Ruslan Chagaev for the vacant WBA 'regular'...Read More

Chagaev-Petkovic Looms With Oquendo's Withdrawal

According to the word coming out of Grozny, Alexander Petkovic (49-4-4, 27KOs) is the frontrunner to replace Fres Oquendo on July 6th at the Ahmat Arena. Oquendo was scheduled to face Ruslan Chagaev f...Read More

Oquendo-Chagaev: Christodoulou is The Third Man

The vacant heavyweight (+200 lbs) title fight of the World Boxing Association between Fres Oquendo and Ruslan Chagaev, will have the South African Stanley Christodoulou as referee on Sunday July 6, 2...Read More