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Timothy Bradley Formally Vacates WBO Welterweight Title

Recognizing the importance of further enhancing his career legacy (and the payday that comes with such a decision), Timothy Bradley has agreed to vacate his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweigh...Read More

Chavez Sr. Not Happy With Canelo-Khan, Wants Canelo-Golovkin

Mexican legend Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. is not a fan of the recently finalized bout between Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez and Amir Khan. The fight was announced last Tuesday, with Khan moving up to a catch-w...Read More

Andre Ward-Sullivan Barrera Confirmed For March 26 in Oakland

NEW YORK, NY – Roc Nation Sports is pleased to announce that Two-Time World Champion and top-rated pound-for-pound fighter Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KOs) will return to the ring on Saturday, March 26, to b...Read More

Photos: Manny Pacquiao Flexing His Political Muscle Back Home

Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao was side by side with Philippine presidential candidate Jejomar Binay, who is leader of the opposition and current Philippine vice president, and with vice...Read More

Golden Boy VP: Shabranskyy Was Willing To Face Andre Ward

Coming off his solid 10-round victory over Yuniesky Gonzalez on December 19th, light heavyweight Vyacheslav Shabranskyy is looking for bigger and better things in 2016. ...Read More

Billy Dib: Thank God I Finally Got Away From 50 Cent!

Former featherweight world champion Billy Dib is relieved that he no longer has any promotional ties to rapper Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson. Dib signed a three year promotional contract with 50 Cent in...Read More

Francisco Vargas vs. Orlando Salido Still a Possibility?

The early boxing scheduled for 2016 is a bit barren in terms of anticipated match-ups. One fight that would pique the interest of fans is a potential fight between WBC 130-pound titlist Francisco Varg...Read More

Martinez-Berchelt On Course For March 12 After WBO Rejects Appeal

On the heels of losing an appeal with the World Boxing Organization (WBO), the team surrounding Roman ‘Rocky’ Martinez will proceed with plans for a March 12 mandatory title defense versus Miguel Berc...Read More

Julio Ceja, Hugo Ruiz Ready For Rematch War on Feb. 27th

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Hard-hitting Mexican warriors Julio Ceja (30-1, 27 KOs) and Hugo Ruiz (35-3, 31 KOs) engaged in a memorable back-and-forth battle for the WBC 122-pound world title last August and th...Read More

Anthony Joshua-Charles Martin in Serious Talks, Says Hearn

Olympic gold medal winner Anthony Joshua (15-0, 15KOs) could be fighting for a world title on April 9th at the O2 in London, according to the fighter's promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport. ...Read More

Zou Shiming Ring Return Draws 36.5 Million Viewers in China

'Return of the King,' which featured the return of two-time Olympic gold medalist and Chinese icon ZOU SHIMING in the main event, attracted an enormous audience of 36.5 million viewers. The January ...Read More

Gabe Bracero Arrested After Allegedly Beating Up Cop

Welterweight contender Gabriel Bracero (24-2, 5KOs) scored another knockout over weekend, but this time it wasn't in the ring. According to several reports in New York, Bracero allegedly beat up a ...Read More

Rigondeaux To Train At Derry Mathews' Gym In Liverpool

Guillermo Rigondeaux (16-0, 10 KOs) will use a well-known training facility when he touches down on Merseyside ahead of his UK debut next month. The Cuban, who is a two-time Olympic champion as wel...Read More

Oscar Duarte Signs With Golden Boy, Returns February 19

LOS ANGELES - Undefeated super featherweight prospect, Oscar Duarte (4-0-1, 3 KOs) of Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico has signed a promotional agreement with Golden Boy Promotions it was announced today. T...Read More

Juan Hernandez Has Chocolatito In Sights After Latest Win

Juan "Churritos" Hernandez knew going into his showdown with Jesus Silvestre that a win could lead to (at least) one more big fight. What has transpired in the aftermath, however, has perhaps surpasse...Read More

Gallagher: Canelo is Not Golovkin, Amir Khan Can Win

Joe Gallagher, regarded as one of the best trainers in the UK, says Amir Khan (31-3, 19KOs) has the style and the skills to upset WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (46-1-1, 32KOs) on May...Read More

Masternak Returns on Loaded April 2 Bill In Krakow

Mateusz Masternak (36-4, 26 KOs) will be fighting on home soil for the first time in four years when he returns to Poland to face the American power-puncher Eric ‘Danger’ Fields (24-3, 16 KOs) on Apri...Read More

Lomachenko on When He Learned Mike Tyson Was Not Ukrainian

Like a lot of young fighters, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Vasyl Lomachenko idolized former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson. ...Read More

Jazza Dickens Embraces Underdog Role Versus Rigondeaux

Merseyside hero James ‘Jazza’ Dickens says he’s happy to be labelled as the underdog heading into his massive David versus Goliath showdown with pound-for-pound star Guillermo Rigondeaux but insists h...Read More

K. Porter: Shawn Will Punish Keith Thurman Until He Breaks

Kenny Porter, father and trainer of former IBF welterweight champion Shawn 'Showtime' Porter, is predicting a lot of pain and punishment when his son challenges Keith 'One Time' Thurman for the WBA we...Read More