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Terry Flanagan vs. Jorge Linares is The Goal, Says Frank Warren

THE LIGHTWEIGHT division is currently boxing’s best weight class. And I would love to see a four-way tournament to decide who is top of the lot. My man and WBO champion Terry Flanagan has a tough figh...Read More

WBC Prez: Mikey Garcia vs. Jorge Linares - It Has To Happen!

The President of the World Boxing Council (WBC), Mauricio Sulaiman, believes Mexican-American Mikey Garcia will become the next top superstar in the sport. Last Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las ...Read More

Jorge Linares is Unfazed at Fighting Crolla Again in The UK

On March 25th, WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares (41-4) will travel back to the UK to face Anthony Crolla (31-5-3) in a rematch of their September war that Linares won by unanimous decision. The ...Read More

Jorge Linares Very Interested in Unification With Mikey Garcia

MGM Grand, LAS VEGAS - WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares (41-3) was a very interested observer of Mikey Garcia's brutal third knockout of Dejan Zlaticanin this past Saturday. With the victory Gar...Read More

Video: Jorge Linares Discusses Mikey Garcia, Return, More

Jorge Linares Video Interview - LAS VEGAS - Leo Santa Cruz reclaimed the WBA featherweight title Saturday night with a majority decision over Carl Frampton. ...Read More

Photos: Linares, Crolla - Go Face To Face at Rematch Presser

Photo gallery of Crolla vs. Linares Press Conference - SHOWTIME will televise the eagerly anticipated rematch between WBA Lightweight World Champion Jorge Linares and former champ Anthony Crolla on Sa...Read More

Showtime to Air Linares-Crolla Rematch March 25 From Manchester

Showtime announced Tuesday morning that the premium-cable network will televise the Jorge Linares-Anthony Crolla rematch March 25 from Manchester, England. Linares defeated England’s Crolla by unanimo...Read More

Petr Petrov in Position For a World Title Shot in 2017

Hard-nosed Petr Petrov solidified his standing in the lightweight division on September 30th by stopping Michael Perez in six rounds at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California. ...Read More

Anthony Crolla Confident He Can Get Revenge on Jorge Linares

ANTHONY CROLLA has vowed to get revenge on Jorge Linares. The Manchester lightweight lost his WBA title to the Venezuelan banger in a thrilling clash last September. But Crolla, 30, will get an immedi...Read More

Jorge Linares vs. Anthony Crolla II Set, March 25 In Manchester

Anthony Crolla will get the chance to become a world champion again later this year. The former WBA lightweight champion, 30, who lost his crown in September at the hands of Venezuelan stylist Jorge L...Read More

Mikey Garcia Wants A Unification Fight Against Jorge Linares

Mikey Garcia had what he considers an encouraging conversation recently with Oscar De La Hoya. When Garcia informed De La Hoya he wants to fight Jorge Linares later this year, De La Hoya, whose compan...Read More

Jorge Linares vs. Anthony Crolla II in Play For 3/25 In Manchester

Anthony Crolla will get the chance to become a world champion again later this year. The former WBA lightweight champion, who lost his crown in September at the hands of Venezuelan stylist Jorge Linar...Read More

Golovkin Tournament Ordered, Briedis vs. Huck, More News

Cruiserweight: Champion Tony Bellew (Great Britain) - Bellew requested approval from the Board of Governors for a fight in the heavyweight division against David Haye, and the Board supports his reque...Read More

Jorge Linares-Anthony Crolla Rematch Eyed For March 25

ANTHONY CROLLA will get his rematch with Jorge Linares in March. The former WBA lightweight champion lost his belt to the Venezuelan in a thrilling encounter in September....Read More

Photos: Mayweather, Golovkin, Klitschko at WBC Convention

GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ recently honored a few of the attendees at the 54th World Boxing Council Convention thanks to their record-breaking achievements in the sport of boxing....Read More

Barroso Reflects on Loss To Crolla, Picks Linares in Rematch

For many in the sport Ismael Barroso was the clear favourite to beat Anthony Crolla when they clashed for the WBA lightweight title earlier this year in Manchester. The Venezuelan arrived with a deva...Read More

Jorge Linares Targets Mikey Garcia, Hopes To Face Him in 2017

In 2017, WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares (41-3, 27KOs) is expecting to continue building his legacy by facing the best fighters in the division. ...Read More

Linares Wants To Clean Out 135, Eyes Opportunities at 140

WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares (41-3, 27KOs) is looking to clean up the entire lightweight division, with an eye on potential fights at the junior welterweight limit of 140-pounds. ...Read More

Petrov's Promoter Will Push For Linares Mandatory Shot

This past Friday night at the Fantasy Springs Casino, Petr Petrov (38-4-2, 19KOs) stopped Michael Perez in six rounds in what was a WBA eliminator. With the victory, Petrov is now the mandatory challe...Read More

Petrov Talks Linares-Crolla, Promises Fireworks With Perez

Later tonight at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino, Petr Petrov (37-4-1) will face Michael Perez (24-1-2) in the evening's main event that will broadcast live on Estrella TV and stream live on Rin...Read More