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Frank Warren on The James DeGale vs. Badou Jack Outcome

I don’t think anyone can have too many complaints over the unification clash between James DeGale and Badou Jack being scored a draw. When there are so many conflicting cards floating around at ringsi...Read More

Early Results Are In: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Super middleweight: The initial intent here was to elevate Badou Jack to the top slot after securing a draw in a fight where he appeared to win more rounds. Jack’s decision to vacate his alphabet titl...Read More

Froch: Smith is Not Ready For DeGale, Should Face Dirrell First

New York - If there is anyone who knows the importance and history of the super middleweight division in the United Kingdom - it is retired former world champion Carl Froch (33-2, 24 KO’s). During the...Read More

DeGale: Mayweather Came To My Room, I Doubt I'll Work With Him!

IBF super middleweight champion, James DeGale, had a surprise visitor at his hotel room last Saturday night in Brooklyn, New York. Over the weekend, at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, DeGale fought to a t...Read More

DeGale: Groves Should Drop WBA Shot, Fight Me For The IBF!

James DeGale recently arrived back in the UK after last weekend’s fight against Badou Jack. The Hammersmith man, now based in St Albans, retained his IBF super-middleweight world title as he battled t...Read More

DeGale-Jack Drew an Average of 454,000 Viewers on Showtime

An average of 454,000 viewers watched the James DeGale-Badou Jack fight Saturday night on Showtime, according to figures released Wednesday by Nielsen Media Research....Read More

DeGale: Mayweather Talks Rubbish, Has Big Ego, All About Him

IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale has fired back at some of the recent statements being made by Floyd Mayweather Jr. Last Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York - DeGal...Read More

Groves' Trainer Talks DeGale vs. Jack, Status of Chudinov Fight

Las Vegas, Nevada - Trainer Shane McGuigan is expecting a very big year for one of the biggest names in his stable, super middleweight contender George Groves (25-3, 18 KOs). Groves had a very active ...Read More

Hearn Calls Mayweather's Robbery Claim 'Rubbish', Still Eyes DeGale-Smith

New York - A majority draw in last Saturday's fight between Badou Jack (20-1-3, 12 KO’s) and James DeGale (23-1, 14 KO’s) may have played into promoter Eddie Hearn’s hands. Jack was the incumbent WBC...Read More

Froch Disagrees With Mayweather on Robbery, Agrees Jack Won

New York - Badou Jack (20-1-3, 12 KO’s) and James DeGale (23-1-1, 14 KO’s) battled to a majority draw inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn this past Saturday night. The fight had a bit of everythi...Read More

Team Ramirez: Zurdo Has What it Takes To KO Jack or DeGale!

WBO super middleweight champion Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramírez (34-0) and his team were very interested observers of the war waged Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. WBC super mid...Read More

Badou Jack-James DeGale: Post-Fight Report Card

Once again a super middleweight unification bout delivered the goods. For the third time in the division’s history, it failed to deliver a winner. Through twelve compelling rounds, Badou Jack and Jame...Read More

Jack Doesn’t Dispute Judges Scoring First Round 10-8 for DeGale

NEW YORK – Their majority draw doesn’t sit well with Badou Jack, but he has no problem with how judges scored the first round and how those decisions impacted their final scorecards Saturday night....Read More

Badou Jack vs. James DeGale - CompuBox Punch Stats

Surprisingly, Badou Jack was the busier fighter, throwing 128 more punches. Jack had the big edge in landed punches in round six (27-12); round eight (33-15) and round twelve (32-17). Jack and DeGale...Read More

Jack: Ref Threatened to Disqualify DeGale for Losing Mouthpiece

NEW YORK – There was a point during their fight Saturday night when Badou Jack thought he might beat James DeGale by disqualification. Jack revealed following their 12-round majority draw that he hear...Read More

Mayweather: Do I want to sign DeGale? Abso-f*****g-lutely

FLOYD MAYWEATHER is ready to launch a sensational bid to sign James DeGale and the charm offensive has already started. The Londoner battled to a majority draw with Badou Jack in a Fight of the Year c...Read More

Video: Hearn Reacts To Mayweather, Talks Jack vs. DeGale

Eddie Hearn Video Interview - BROOKLYN – The No. 1 and No. 2-ranked super middleweights in the world met in a unification to determine the world’s best 168-pound fighter Saturday on SHOWTIME. After t...Read More

Jack: All I Want Is for Them To Treat Me Fair; Look at His Face

NEW YORK – Badou Jack acknowledged that his fight against James DeGale was “a little closer” than his bout with Lucian Bute. The WBC world super middleweight champion cannot understand, though, how he...Read More

Video: Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Looking To Sign James DeGale

Mayweather on signing James DeGale - BROOKLYN – The No. 1 and No. 2-ranked super middleweights in the world met in a unification to determine the world’s best 168-pound fighter Saturday on SHOWTIME. ...Read More

Jack, Mayweather Agree There's No Need for Rematch With DeGale

NEW YORK – As competitive and entertaining as the James DeGale-Badou Jack fight was Saturday night, don’t expect to see a rematch. Both boxers told Showtime’s Jim Gray they’d fight again after their m...Read More