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WBC Speaks Out Against Mosley-Mayorga Presser Antics

The World Boxing Council (WBC) isn't directly involved in Saturday's rematch between former champs Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga—in fact, they are heavily involved in another show in the Los Angele...Read More

Mayweather, Chavez, Hopkins To Be Honored in Vegas

The World Boxing Council is readying to celebrate its 52nd annual Convention, and some of it's staggering records are due to be officially recognized. The Guinness World Records will present deserv...Read More

Late Jose Sulaiman is Given High Honor From UCLA

Mauricio Sulaiman pays tribute to his late father, Don Jose

The newly appointed president of the World Boxing Council Mauricio Sulaiman has praised his legendary father, the late Don Jose Sulaiman who served as WBC president for 38 years before he passed away ...Read More

Photos: Cotto, Charr, Ramirez in Mexico For Sulaiman

An army of fighters and individuals connected with the boxing industry were present in Mexico City for the final memorial service for the late Jose Sulaiman, who for nearly four decades served as pres...Read More

Edgar Sosa Relects on Defense in Sulaiman's Hometown

One of the many dreams that World Boxing Council President Jose Sulaiman fulfilled, was to hold a boxing extravaganza in his native Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas....and it finally took place in 2009. ...Read More

Nacho Forgets Differences, Showers Praise on Sulaiman

There were differences between us but we never lost respect for each other. Ignacio Beristain, who rushed to the Basilica of Guadalupe to be present at Mass in honor of Jose Sulaiman said on several o...Read More

Photos: Jose Sulaiman Gets a Huge Send-off in Mexico

Hundreds of people all over the world touched down in Mexico City to pay their final respects to the former president of the World Boxing Council, Jose Sulaiman. Services were held from Friday to Mond...Read More

Mauricio Sulaiman Not Interested in Taking Over WBC

Things are still up in air over which individual will take over as president of the World Boxing Council. On Wednesday, the WBC President of nearly four decades, Jose Sulaiman, passed away at the age ...Read More

Photos: Jose Sulaiman Laid To Rest in Mexico City

The funeral for the former president of the World Boxing Council, Jose Sulaiman, was held at French Pantheon in Mexico City on Friday. Sulaiman died on Thursday at a hospital in Los Angeles, Californi...Read More

Photos: Reflecting Back on Hall of Famer Jose Sulaiman

Jose Sulaiman will be remembered as a man of integrity, honorability and pure heart. Inspired by his heroes, believed in unbreakable values and principles and lived a life to the fullest and he did it...Read More

Jose Sulaiman, WBC President, Passes Away at Age 82

Jose Sulaiman, the legendary leader of the World Boxing Council, died this afternoon in Los Angeles, at age 82, which was confirmed by his son Mauricio Sulaiman, executive secretary of the World Boxin...Read More

Eduardo Mojica Given a Pension Boost By The WBC

Eduardo "Ratón" Mojica is one the most important boxers of Nicaragua, which has an ongoing sterling traditionled by the late great Alexis Arguello. He is now receiving his pension from the WBC. Mo...Read More

Jose Sulaiman Recovering Well From Heart Surgery

World Boxing Council president Don Jose Sulaiman is recovering well from delicate heart surgery last October 1 at the UCLA Medical Center. The WBC and the family of Don Jose Sulaiman led by his so...Read More

Sulaiman Still Recovering, Will Miss WBC Convention

WBC president Don Jose Sulaiman will regrettably miss the organization’s 51st annual convention in the Thai capital of Bangkok as he recovers from major heart surgery done at the UCLA Medical Center s...Read More

WBC Plans To Postpone Their World Cup Tournament

The WBC has asked the promoters and participants of the WBC World Cup Tournament, which has been the dream of our President Jose Sulaiman, to postpone the inauguration of the tournament as a sign of r...Read More

Sulaiman: Age is Not a Factor For Floyd Mayweather Jr.

World Boxing Council president Don Jose Sulaiman believes the age of Floyd Mayweather Jr who is some 16 years older than his opponent Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in their much-awaited title showdown at the ...Read More

Sulaiman: Floyd-Canelo Winner Should Face Pacquiao

World Boxing Council president Don Jose Sulaiman has expressed the hope that the winner of the battle of the undefeated between pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr and the unbeaten poster boy of...Read More

Sulaiman Proud of Gold Mayweather-Canelo WBC Belt

The World Boxing Council headed by its president Don Jose Sulaiman presented the solid gold belt that will go to the winner of the battle of the undefeated between pound for pound king Floyd Mayweathe...Read More

WBC's Jose Sulaiman: Takashi Miura is Perfectly Fine

World Boxing Council President Jose Sulaiman disputes recent reports that WBC super featherweight champion Takashi Miura is hospitalized with numerous injuries. On Saturday night in Cancun, Miura drop...Read More