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HBO Sports Head on Relationship With Hearn, Matchroom Sports

With much fanfare it was announced on Saturday night during's HBO's broadcast from the Forum in Inglewood, California that Daniel Jacobs had signed a promotional agreement with Matchroom Sports and ha...Read More

Jacobs: Saunders Called Out Amir Khan - Hard To Respect Him!

Back on September 16th in London, WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) defended his title for the second time, with a twelve round unanimous decision over Willie Monroe. Jr. For...Read More

Deontay Wilder Wants Anthony Joshua Right After "I Beat Ortiz!"

NEW YORK – Deontay Wilder wants a win against Luis Ortiz to lead him to his ultimate goal in his following fight. After a press conference last week in which Wilder promised to knock out Ortiz on Nove...Read More

Frank Warren on Signing Carl Frampton, Future With 'The Jackal'

THE JACKAL WAS let out of the bag on Sunday with the news that we will now be promoting the career of Carl Frampton and I am absolutely delighted to have him onboard. We will be hosting a press confer...Read More

Parker: I'll Show You Joshua's Weaknesses When We Fight

JOSEPH PARKER is eyeing a summer showdown with Anthony Joshua at Wembley. The WBO heavyweight champion defended his title with a majority decision win over Hughie Fury at Manchester Arena on Saturday ...Read More

Johnny Tapia - Albuquerque Creates Statue To Honor Late Boxer

The hometown of the late boxer Johnny Tapia is set to honor the former world champion with a statue at a community center that will also bear his name. The city of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, and ...Read More

WBO VP: No Controversy - Parker Deserved Win Over Fury

WBO vice president John Duggan is fully backing the twelve round majority decision to award WBO heavyweight Joseph Parker a big win over mandatory challenger Hughie Fury last Staurday night in Manches...Read More

Sauerland Very Pleased With Start of World Boxing Super Series

The World Boxing Super Series has delivered three very different but all extremely exciting and entertaining fights. There is much more to come, promises Kalle Sauerland, Chief Boxing Officer of tourn...Read More

Golovkin's Coach: Mayweather's Win Should NOT Count as 50

Abel Sanchez, best known as the trainer for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, disagrees with the Nevada State Athletic Commission sanctioning Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGreg...Read More

Anthony Yigit Vows That Nothing Will Stop Him From Victory

Anthony Yigit (19-0-1, 7 KOs) says he will not let the pressure of fighting at home get in the way of defending his European Super Lightweight title against Sandor Martin (29-1, 10 KOs) on September 3...Read More

Ward’s Shock Exit Gives Chance To Others To Fill P4P Vacuum

Ward’s Shock Exit Gives Chance To Others To Fill P4P Vacuum

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - For so many years, it was so easy. Love him or loathe him, Floyd Mayweather Jr. laid consensus claim to at least one title for the bulk of his unbeaten, career-defining run betwe...Read More

Jarrell Miller to Face Mariusz Wach in HBO Debut November 11

Jarrell Miller will face a big challenge, at least literally, in his HBO debut. According to a ringtv.com report Monday night, the trash-talking, undefeated heavyweight contender will oppose Poland’s ...Read More

Golovkin's Promoter: GGG Could Fight For Another Five Years

Tom Loeffler, promoter for IBF, WBA, WBC, IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs), believes his boxer could fight for another five years. Golovkin, 35 years old, has been labeled a...Read More

David Benavidez Laughs at Plant, Open For Gilberto Ramirez

Earlier this month, David Benavidez (19-0, 17 KOs), 20 years old, became the youngest world champion in the sport he won a twelve round split decision over tough as nails Ronald Gavril in The Joint at...Read More

Gassiev: Kudryashov Had Wrong Plan, Dorticos Did His Homework

This past Saturday night, WBA cruiserweight world champion Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) retained his title and stamped his place in the World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight Semi-finals with a sen...Read More

Photos: Leduan Barthelemy vs. Eduardo Ramirez - Official Weights

Leduan Barthelemy vs. Eduardo Ramirez Weights Photos Gallery - Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz is proud to announce he will be donating $1 from every ticket sold to his upcoming event in Las Vegas to help ...Read More

Daniel Jacobs vs. David Lemieux is Very Possible, Says Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom is mapping out the middleweight landscape for his newest client, for WBA 'regular' middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs). Hearn officially announced the ...Read More

Jorge Linares, Terry Flanagan Trade Words - Call For Unification

WBO World Lightweight Champion Terry Flanagan says he's ready to unify against the other belt-holders, and has targeted Jorge Linares. This weekend, the Venezuelan defended his WBA belt against Britai...Read More

HBO Sports' Head on Formulating 'SuperFly 2' For Early 2018

On September 9th from the StubHub Center in Carson, California, HBO televised a tripleheader featuring the super flyweight division. The main event featured Srisket Sor Rungvisai retaining his WBC ti...Read More

Jack on Bivol, Vacating: I'm Not Ducking a Guy With 11 Fights!

Badou Jack scoffed at the notion that he’s avoiding Dmitry Bivol. Jack told ESPN.com for a story posted Monday afternoon that he didn’t give up his WBA world light heavyweight title Saturday because h...Read More