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Terence Crawford Special Debuts on HBO, July 9th

HBO Sports, widely acclaimed for its innovative boxing programming, takes an in-depth look at one of the sport’s most talented competitors when TERENCE CRAWFORD: MY FIGHT debuts SATURDAY, JULY 9 (12:1...Read More

HBO, Showtime Struggle In Ratings For Dueling June 11 Telecasts

As was the case on this very weekend one year ago, HBO and Showtime both struggled in the ratings department following dueling network boxing telecasts this past Saturday. ...Read More

HBO's Lederman Says TV Viewpoint Isn't The Best For Judging

HBO's Lederman Says TV Viewpoint Isn't The Best For Judging

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s perpetual grist for the 140-character mill. Regardless of the fighters involved, the titles up for grabs or the networks doing the broadcasts, a near certainty about a Satur...Read More

Arum: HBO Must Find Money For Lomachenko, Or It's Off To PPV

NEW YORK – Bob Arum hopes Vasyl Lomachenko’s next fight is broadcast by HBO. The premium cable network has invested in televising the uniquely talented southpaw’s fights throughout his 2½-year pro car...Read More

HBO Sports Head is Excited About Possibilities at 130-Pounds

This weekend at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Vasyl Lomachenko moves up to junior lightweight to face WBO titlist Rocky Martinez....Read More

HBO Sports Head Nelson Still Feeling Buzz of Vargas-Salido

It's been several days since WBC super featherweight belt-holder Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido waged their insta-classic at the StubHub Center in Carson, California on HBO. After twelve hard-fou...Read More

Kovalev-Chilemba TV Information Revealed By HBO

HBO Sports returns to Russia for the first time since 2013 to present world light heavyweight champ Sergey Kovalev’s title defense against challenger Isaac Chilemba when the fight is presented in the ...Read More

HBO Reacts To The Passing of Muhammad Ali

More than 60 years ago, a bicycle thief in Louisville, Kentucky, unknowingly set in motion one of the most amazing sports careers in history. An angry 12-year-old Cassius Clay went to a policeman on t...Read More

Orlando Salido Ready To Go To War With Francisco Vargas

Orlando Salido Ready To Go To War With Francisco Vargas

By Jake Donovan - Every time he steps into the ring Orlando Salido remains living proof that boxers are rewarded for the risks they take rather than for the pristine records they seek to protect. The ...Read More

HBO Plans European Vacation - Fury-Klitschko, Kovalev-Chilemba

Monday Night… Boxing. It doesn’t exactly have the makings of a long-running series (at least not on stateside TV), but the brass at HBO are prepared to experiment for a one-time offering if it means b...Read More

Raging Babe Brunch Returns June 11 In New York City

NEW YORK - May 11, 2016 - The Raging Babe Brunch continues to forge connections between women of diverse backgrounds, companies and areas of expertise, all sharing in common their connections to the S...Read More

Weights From Las Vegas: Alvarez 155, Khan 155

To date, Frankie Gomez' toughest opponent has been himself, whether troubles at the scales or with making weight. The unbeaten welterweight conquered at least one demon, coming in at the 146-pound cat...Read More

Martinez-Lomachenko Formally Announced For June 11 In NYC

NEW YORK (April 28, 2016) -- You better believe Saturday night's alright for fighting, especially in New York on Puerto Rican Day Parade weekend! Three-time world champion ROMAN "Rocky" MARTINEZ a...Read More

Golovkin-Wade Registers As Most-Watched Cable TV Fight of 2016

In what has become a recurring theme in his continuing rise in popularity, Gennady Golovkin was once again a knockout in the ring, at the box office and in the ratings. The unbeaten, unified middle...Read More

Roman Gonzalez-Juan Francisco Estrada II on HBO Radar?

Roman Gonzalez defends his WBC flyweight title on Saturday night at the Forum in Inglewood, California, versus McWilliams Arroyo. The undefeated 'Chocolatito' (44-0, 38 KO's) has spoken of the desire ...Read More

Weights From Las Vegas: Pacquiao 145.5, Bradley 146.5

Opening the telecast, unbeaten super lightweight prospect Jose Ramirez (16-0, 12KOs) takes on Manuel Perez in the first scheduled 10-round bout of his young career. Ramirez - who fights out of the ...Read More

Andre Ward's Ring Return To HBO Averages 1.064 Million Viewers

Andre Ward’s return to HBO didn’t exactly set the industry ablaze, but it was enough to get the ball rolling for a highly anticipated light heavyweight showdown with Sergey Kovalev later this fall. ...Read More

Andre Ward vs. Sullivan Barrera: BoxingScene Staff Predictions

Weights From Oakland: Ward 174.8, Barrera 174.4

Andre Ward is officially ready to make his light heavyweight run. Standing in his way is fellow unbeaten Sullivan Barrera, as both made weight for their HBO-televised headliner Saturday evening from O...Read More

'Legacy On The Line: From Pacquiao To Bradley' Premieres March 26

While a 24/7 reality series isn't in store for their April 9 rubber match, Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr. will be the subject of a 30-minute "Legacy On the Line: From Pacquiao To Bradley" spec...Read More