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NYSAC Under Fire After State Investigation Into Magomed Claims

An investigation launched by New York's inspector general after a pro fighter suffered nearly fatal injuries concluded the state boxing commission was plagued by deficient practices, limited oversight...Read More

Photo: Alexander Povetkin, Andrei Ryabinsky Visit Magomed

During their recent visit to the United States, Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin and his promoter Andrei Ryabinsky of World of Boxing, took time to visit recovering fighter, Magomed Abdusa...Read More

New York Blames Abdusalamov’s Team for His Condition

More than a year and a half has passed since Magomed Abdusalamov lost to Mike Perez, a fight that left him in a coma and has rendered him partially paralyzed and forever changed. There have been mu...Read More

Algieri Admits He Nearly Quit After Magomed Tragedy

Chris Algieri will complete a rags-to-riches ‘real-life Rocky' story when he fights Manny Pacquiao this weekend. A year ago, on November 2, he nearly quit boxing. The would-be doctor from Long Isla...Read More

Photo: Magomed, A Year Later, Continues To Improve

Almost exactly one year ago, Magomed Abdusalamov was an undefeated heavyweight puncher from Russia who stepped in the ring at New York's Madison Square Garden to trade punches with fellow unbeaten Mik...Read More

Sergey Kovalev Auctions Items To Help Injured Magomed

Ft. Lauderdale, FL: Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev may be the Russian Wrecking Ball in the ring, but outside the ring he has nothing but compassion for his fallen comrades. Krusher has posted fight-worn/aut...Read More

Berlin Aims To Improve NYSAC After Magomed Tragedy

By Mitch Abramson - It’s not hyperbole to say the New York State Athletic Commission took a blow to the gut in the eyes of many in the wake of Magomed Abdusalamov's loss to Mike Perez on Nov. 2 at Mad...Read More

Magomed Abdusalamov Shows Signs of Improvement

Russian heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov, who suffered career-ending injuries in his decision loss to Mike Perez; a fight where the boxer took severe punishment and spent several weeks in a medically...Read More

Magomed's Family Fire $100 Million Dollar Suit at NYSAC

The family of the brain-damaged boxer Magomed Abdusalamov has initiated court proceedings to file a lawsuit against the New York State Athletic Commission in the amount of $100 million, charging the s...Read More

Team Mike Perez: Plan Is Still To Move Towards World Title

Mike Perez turned a lot of heads during his HBO debut last November, thrilling the crowd in his 10-round win over Magomed Abdulsalamov last November. While the tragic post-fight fate of Abdulsalamov –...Read More

ThrowdownFantasy Weekend Recap, Magomed Update

The first weekend of ThrowdownFantasy.com ended with Saturday’s HBO card. The main event featured Jean Pascal decision win Lucian Bute. Pascal carried the action, landing an avg. of 16 of 37 punches...Read More

Insider Notebook: Bad Scores, Mike Perez, Ortiz, More

By Robert Morales - The California State Athletic Commission on Feb. 9 in Arroyo Grande, Calif. will hold a mandatory seminar for officials who work boxing, MMA and Muay Thai kickboxing. Many things w...Read More

Throwdown Fantasy Launches, will Donate to Magomed

ThrowdownFantasy.com, the only draft-styled fantasy boxing game, will launch its website January 4th with the first group of games starting on January 18th with the HBO tripleheader and end on Februar...Read More

Magomed Abdusalamov: Postscript

By Thomas Hauser - Magomed Abdusalamov woke up in unfamiliar surroundings on Christmas morning. Quite possibly, he was unaware of the change. On November 2nd, Adbusalamov suffered a life-altering b...Read More

Manager: Magomed Awake, On The Road To Recovery

Boris Grinberg, the manager of heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov (18-1, 18KOs), says his boxer is no longer in a medically induced coma and has been disconnected from life support. Following a vicio...Read More

Ryabinskiy Shows Heart, Will Pay for Magomed’s Recovery

On Nov. 2, Russian heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov has lost his fight and unbeaten record to fellow undefeated Cuban Ismaikel “Mike” Perez in a brutal two-way shootout. Now, Mago is fighting another b...Read More

Magomed Still Lies in a Coma, Wife Hires Lawyer

The brain-damaged boxer who was beaten severely in a Nov. 2 fight at Madison Square Garden awoke briefly from his coma and was taken off life support and was breathing on his own on Thursday. His cond...Read More

Magomed Abdusalamov and The Dark Side of Boxing

By Thomas Hauser - At 10:00 pm on November 2nd, Russian heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov entered the ring at Madison Square Garden to fight Mike Perez. The following morning, Abdusalamov was in a coma ...Read More

MacKinnon Has Emergency Surgery After TKO Defeat

Otorohanga-based professional boxer Daniel MacKinnon (21-8) is battling for his life following a brutal light heavyweight title fight in Hamilton as part of the Tua-Ustinov undercard. MacKinnon, 30...Read More

Sampson: Magomed is Beginning To Respond Positively

Sampson Lewkowicz, wishes to thank the boxing world for their prayers and donations to badly injured Russian heavyweight Magomed "Mago" Abdusalamov and has some cautiously optimistic news to convey. ...Read More