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Ref Neumann Explains the Mitchell/Witherspoon Stoppage

BoxingScene.com: It looked like you were originally going to jump in to stop the Seth Mitchell/Chazz Witherspoon fight, then like you were issuing a technical knockdown, and then you decided to stop t...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Seth Mitchell Powers Past Witherspoon

Seth Mitchell outlanded Chazz Witherspoon 51-11 in power shots over the last two rounds after Witherspoon landed 24 of 39 power shots (62%) in round one. ...Read More

Seth Mitchell: Being Hurt Against Chazz Makes Me Better

For one round, it didn’t look like Seth Mitchell’s post-fight press conference would be a celebratory one. But he came back from a Chazz Witherspoon onslaught, battling back to score a third-round tec...Read More

Photos: Chad Dawson Ends Hopkins' Rule, Mitchell Wins

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - “Bad” Chad Dawson (31-1, 17 KOs) won a twelve round majority decision over Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins (52-6-2, 32 KOs) to capture the WBC light heavyweight champ...Read More

Seth Mitchell Rocked, But Stops Witherspoon in Three

The bandwagon nearly came crashing to an abrupt halt for the man anointed as the next great American heavyweight. Seth Mitchell was reeling around the ring, his legs failing him, trying to hold on ...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Seth Mitchell-Witherspoon

CompuBox's takes a historical look at HBO's televised co-feature. Heavyweight contender Seth Mitchell landed twice as many punches per round and hits harder. Chazz Witherspoon's opponents landed 49% o...Read More

Photos: Hopkins, Dawson Finally Face Off at Weigh-In

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - Light heavyweight rivals Bernard Hopkins (52-5-2, 32KOs) and Chad Dawson (30-1, 17KOs) finally faced off - at their official weigh-in. Hopkins had elected not to partic...Read More

Witherspoon: Beating Mitchell Puts Me Back in The Mix

Chazz Witherspoon’s window of opportunity is almost closed. The college-educated heavyweight knows if he doesn’t defeat Seth Mitchell on Saturday night in Atlantic City that he’ll have wasted a per...Read More

Weights: Bernard Hopkins 173.5, Chad Dawson 174.5

The weights are in for Saturday's big light heavyweight rematch at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. WBC champion Bernard Hopkins weighed in at 173.5-pounds, while challenger and former beltholder ...Read More

Video: Seth Mitchell Talks Witherspoon, Heavyweights

Bill Emes catches up with heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell to discuss his upcoming fight with Chazz Witherspoon, some possibilities for the future and more....Read More

Chazz Witherspoon Discusses The Seth Mitchell Fight

This coming Saturday, Chazz Witherspoon will fight Seth Mitchell in Atlantic City for the NABO heavyweight title. Witherspoon-Mitchell is the HBO televised co-feature to Bernard Hopk...Read More

Seth Mitchell’s Sparring Partners Discuss Training Camp

Seth Mitchell’s primary sparring partners ahead of his April 28 fight on HBO against Chazz Witherspoon are a pair of heavyweights: Donnell Holmes and Joe Rabotte. This is Holmes’ first time in camp...Read More

Photos: Seth Mitchell Putting in Work For Witherspoon

Undefeated Heavyweight Rising Star Seth Mitchell hits the heavy bag on April 18, 2012 in Clinton, Maryland during a media workout in preparation for his April 28, 2012 fight against Chazz Witherspoon ...Read More

Chazz Witherspoon Plans To Rumble With Seth Mitchell

Chazz Witherspoon won’t approach Seth Mitchell the way Witherspoon has seen some of Mitchell’s previous opponents come at him. The 30-year-old Witherspoon intends to bring the fight to the hard-hit...Read More

Firsts For Witherspoon’s Possible Last Shot at Contention

Chazz Witherspoon is living proof that it’s never too late to teach an old dog new tricks. There were several firsts surrounding the Philly heavyweight heading into his HBO-televised co-feature wit...Read More

Seth Mitchell’s Mission: Succeed, Entertain and Improve

Some fighters obsess over maintaining a glossy ring record, sacrificing entertainment value in the process. Others throw caution to the wind, but quickly find the losses piling up and without actually...Read More

Witherspoon on Hunter Advantage For Seth Mitchell Bout

Virgil Hunter is one of the biggest reasons Chazz Witherspoon is convinced he’ll fare far better against Seth Mitchell than he did during his last big fight in Atlantic City. ...Read More

Mitchell vs. Witherspoon: Gentlemanly Scholars To Collide

Rare is the case in boxing when the phrase “a gentleman and a scholar” is meant as anything other than a figurative compliment to a humble fighter. The term aptly fits on both sides of the April 2...Read More

Seth Mitchell’s Manager Talks Title Shot, Klitschkos, More

A lot can change in a year. Right now Seth Mitchell is a heavyweight prospect getting set for his second appearance on HBO, an April 28 bout against Chazz Witherspoon. ...Read More

Seth Mitchell: Chazz Witherspoon is a Good Test For Me

His HBO debut ended impressively, a second-round technical knockout of Timur Ibragimov. And now Seth Mitchell is ready to return to the network, fighting on HBO on April 28 against Chazz Witherspoon. ...Read More