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Joshua vs. Pulev Undercard: Yafai vs. Ishida Title Bout Added

Eddie Hearn has added Kal Yafai's (22-0, 14 KOs) mandatory WBA World Super flyweight title defence against Japan's Sho Ishida (24-0, 13 early) to the undercard of Anthony Joshua's IBF World, WBA Super...Read More

Kal Yafai vs. Sho Ishida - Mandatory Clash Ordered By The WBA

The World Boxing Association's Championship Committee has ordered a bout in the super flyweight division between Britain's Khalid Yafai, who is the champion at the weight, and Japan's Sho Ishida, who ...Read More

Kal Yafai Ready To Face Roman Gonzalez in The United States

KAL YAFAI is ready to go to America if it means a shot at pound-for-pound star Roman Gonzalez. The Birmingham fighter made the first defence of his WBA super-flyweight title with a unanimous points wi...Read More

Photos: Kal Yafai Turns Back Tough Muranaka To Retain WBA Belt

Yafai vs. Muranaka Fight Photos Gallery - Kal Yafai was forced to settle for a unanimous decision victory against the durable Suguru Muranaka in his first world title defence on Saturday in Birmingham...Read More

Kal Yafai Retains WBA Title, Decisions Tough Suguru Muranaka

Kal Yafai Retains WBA Title, Decisions Tough Suguru Muranaka

By Chris Williamson - Barclaycard Arena (formerly NIA) , Birmingham, West Midlands - In his first world title defense, Kal Yafai (22-0, 14 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over Suguru Murana...Read More

Kal Yafai Stands Firm, Wants Showdown With Chocolatito

KAL YAFAI was jumping around in delight as he watched pal Anthony Joshua stop Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium two weeks ago. But he can only dream of one day getting such recognition. There is n...Read More

Photos: Kal Yafai, Suguru Muranaka - Go Face To Face at Presser

Kal Yafai believes he can build something special in Birmingham and wants to unify the Super-Flyweight division as he prepares to make the first defence of his WBA title against Suguru Muranaka at the...Read More

Khalid Yafai: In the Spotlight This Weekend

Khalid Yafai: In the Spotlight This Weekend

By Cliff Rold - It seems boxing is all about good news these days? A strong segment of the fans want a showdown between Gennady Golovkin and Saul Alvarez? We’re getting it. Andre Ward owed Sergey Kova...Read More

Dennis Ceylan vs. Marc Vidal Purse Bid Won By Rimer Boxe

Spanish Rimer Boxe, headed by Ricardo Sanchez Atocha, won Tuesday's purse bids in Rome for EBU featherweight Dennis Ceylan´s mandatory defence against Marc Vidal, 9-1-4, with an offer for 25,000 Euro....Read More

Kal Yafai is Motivated To Unify By Rapid Rise of Anthony Joshua

Kal Yafai says Anthony Joshua MBE has set a new benchmark for British fighters to follow as he prepares to make the first defence of his WBA World Super-Flyweight title against Suguru Muranaka at the ...Read More

Kal Yafai vs. Suguru Muranaka at Barclaycard Arena on May 13

Kal Yafai will defend his WBA World Super-Flyweight title against Suguru Muranaka at the Barclaycard Arena on May 13, live on Sky Sports – where Sam Eggington also challenges Cerefino Rodriguez for th...Read More

Kal Yafai To Defend World Title, May 13 In Birmingham

Kal Yafai will make the first defence of his WBA World Super-Flyweight title at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham on Saturday May 13, live on Sky Sports. Yafai became Birmingham’s first World champi...Read More

Closing in On Year's End: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Heavyweight: Alexander Povetkin’s failed drug test result scuttled a fight with Bermane Stiverne (who also tested positive for a PED on the way to their proposed fight). Stiverne’s test result was alr...Read More

Kal Yafai Drops, Dominates Luis Concepcion To Win WBA Title

Manchester Arena, Manchester - Kal Yafai (21-0, 14KOs) dropped and dominated Luis Concepcion (35-5, 24KOs) to capture the WBA super flyweight title. The scores were 120-108, 119-108 and 117-110....Read More

Concepcion vs. Yafai Still On, WBA Belt At Stake For Yafai Only

Kal Yafai has insisted that his fans will still get to see him in the ring this weekend. The Birmingham super-flyweight was hit with a shock on Friday when his opponent failed the weight ahead of thei...Read More

Photos: Yafai on Point, Concepcion Overweight and Loses Belt

Yafai vs. Concepcion photo gallery of weigh-in - Kal Yafai's world title opponent Luis Concepcion has failed to make weight for his WBA super-flyweight title defence and has vacated the belt. The Brit...Read More

Will Khalid Yafai Expand the Picture at 115?

Will Khalid Yafai Expand the Picture at 115?

By Cliff Rold - In a weekend chock full of fighting on the US airwaves, one of the more interesting bouts on tap didn’t make the cut. Quality young heavyweights? Check. Jr. welterweight champion in fr...Read More

Kal Yafai Wins, Faces Luis Concepcion on 12/10 in Manchester

Kal Yafai lined up a world title fight with a comprehensive victory. The super-flyweight, who is currently the British, WBA Inter-Continental and IBF Inter-Continental champion, stopped Johnson Tellez...Read More

Gamal Yafai is Out; Economides Steps In, With Kal Yafai Added

Gamal Yafai has been forced out of his next fight. The Commonwealth super-bantamweight champion had been set to defend his rainbow belt against Sean Davis (10-0) on Saturday, exclusively live on Sky S...Read More

Luis Concepcion-Kal Yafai Eyed For November 26 In Manchester

Kal Yafai looks set for a world title challenge before the year is out. The Birmingham super-flyweight, who is the current WBA Inter-Continental, British titlist and ex-IBF Inter-Continental ruler, ha...Read More