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WBC Angered at Non-Compliance, Orders Several Fights at 154

The WBC ordered a series of fights in the super welterweight division during its annual convention in Kunming, China. We are extremely disappointed by the non-compliance of several boxers who had comm...Read More

Lara-Vanes SHO Tripleheader To Land at Cosmopolitan in Vegas

Showtime has formally announced plans for a trio of super welterweight title fights to air on May 21 with "[v]enue and ticket information... forthcoming." Erislandy Lara and Vanes Martirosyan meet in ...Read More

Erislandy Lara-Vanes Martirosyan Triple Official - May 21 on SHO

NEW YORK – The 154-pound division will take center stage on Saturday, May 21 in a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader featuring three world title fights in the same division. In a rare showcase...Read More

Garcia-Guerrero Set For WBC Title, Winner Faces Khan

Floyd Mayweather received the highest honor ever presented to a boxer with the Lifetime Achievement Award during the WBC Annual Convention in Kunming, China. Mayweather, the WBC Emeritus Champion, ret...Read More

Khan-Garcia II, Charlo-Jackson Could Be Ordered By WBC

The decision by Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26KOs) to retire from the sport will open up a lot of doors. Mayweather had what he claims will be his final career fight last Saturday night at the MGM ...Read More

Cota's Refusal To Wilt Leads To Career Best Win, Jackson

Jorge Cota made a promise to himself after his loss to Marco Antonio Rubio to never let another fighter break his spirit. That very will to win allowed the 27-year old from boxing rich Los Mochis, Mex...Read More

John Jackson: I Want To Show People I'm a Mature Fighter

John Jackson is at a similar point in his career as future opponent Jorge Cota—previously defined by their losses rather than what they've accomplished in the sport. Heading into his showdown with ...Read More

Jorge Cota, John Jackson Win Bouts To Set Showdown

Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida - Javontae Starks endured a tough test in maintaining his unbeaten record, managing a hard-fought eight round decision over Carlos Galvan. Scores were 76-75 ...Read More

Weights: Juan C. Payano 117.6, Rau'Shee Warren 117

Juan Carlos Payano and Rau'Shee Warren are set to headline the inaugural edition of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Bounce TV (Sunday, 9:00 p.m. ET). Both fighters made weight ahead of their 12-roun...Read More

Payano-Warren Card To Stream Live On BounceTV.com

For those who are concerned about Bounce TV not being available with your cable or satellite package, the network has taken additional measures to maximize viewership for its August 2 premiere of ‘PBC...Read More

John Jackson Ready For Dennis Laurente on PBC Card

340 Boxing officials announced Saturday night that V.I. fighter John Jackson will be appearing on a televised Premier Boxing Champions fight card from Full Sail University in Winter Park, FLA on Augus...Read More

Jackson Tops 2/13 Show In Queens, NY; Stark Jr. Returns

New York, N.Y. (Monday, Feb. 2, 2015)—Ronson Frank's Uprising Promotions, in association with Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin, have announced a loaded fight card coming up on Friday, February 13th, at t...Read More

WBC Sets Down Tournament at Junior Middleweight

Today, Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing, in conjunction with the World Boxing Council (WBC) and its President, Mauricio Sulaiman, proudly announced "The Jose Sulaiman Cup: WBC Super Welterweight T...Read More

John Jackson, Julius Jackson Ink With Al Haymon

Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz and 340 Boxing are announcing that two of the territory’s champion fighters have signed with premiere boxing adviser Al Haymon! Junior Middleweight contender John Jackson...Read More

Joe Smith Jr.; Cletus Seldin Update, John Jackson News

The 'Hebrew Hammer' will get a shot at a title as Joe DeGuardia's Star Boxing is proud to present another installment of the popular "Rockin Fights" series on Saturday, December 20th, 2014 at The Para...Read More

Photos: Andy Lee With a Vicious Knockout of Jackson

Madison Square Garden, New York City - Andy Lee (33-2, 23KOs), now as a junior middleweight, started badly by taking some hard shots and even got dropped pretty hard in the first. John Jackson (18-2, ...Read More

Andy Lee With Brutal Knockout of John Jackson

Madison Square Garden, New York City - Andy Lee (33-2, 23KOs), now as a junior middleweight, started badly by taking some hard shots and even got dropped pretty hard in the first. John Jackson (18-2, ...Read More

Photos: Miguel Cotto, Sergio Martinez Ready For War

Sergio Martinez made it in just under the 159-pound catchweight for his fight with Miguel Cotto on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City, coming in at 158.75 pounds for a bout being...Read More

Weights From NYC: Martinez 158.75 Lb., Cotto 155 Lb.

A sold-out crowd is expected at Madison Square Garden for the highly anticipated showdown between World middleweight king Sergio Martinez and former three-division champ Miguel Cotto. The bout head...Read More

Photos: Verdejo, Melendez, Vazquez, Lee Workouts

New York, NY --- Three-time world champion Miguel Cotto (ctr) poses with Wilfredo Vazquez Jr.(L) and Jorge Melendez (R) during media day Thursday in New York City for their upcoming 10-round featur...Read More