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Pacquiao/Joshua, Past/Future: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Heavyweight: Anthony Joshua gets his first win against a top ten contender, his first belt, and now the fun really gets started. Joshua will be an attractive opponent sooner than later for champion Ty...Read More

Ola Afolabi Explains Decision To Retire From Boxing

Former IBO cruiserweight champion Ola Afolabi has issued a detailed open letter announcing his retirement from the sport of boxing. Afolabi is coming off the first stoppage loss of his career, which t...Read More

Huck Targets Glowacki: He Turned Down Big Rematch Offer

Marco Huck has set his sights on regaining his WBO title after his technical knock-out win over Britain's Ola Afolabi gave him the IBO cruiserweight belt. Huck became a world champion for the secon...Read More

Photos: Marco Huck Pounds Ola Afolabi, TKO For IBO Crown

Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germany - Longtime cruiserweight champion Marco Huck (39-3-1, 27KOs) has physically recovered in full force with a stoppage win of Ola Afolabi (22-5, 11KOs) after the ten...Read More

Marco Huck Bounces Back, Stops Ola Afolabi After Ten

Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germany - Longtime cruiserweight champion Marco Huck (39-3-1, 27KOs) has physically recovered in full force with a stoppage win of Ola Afolabi (22-5, 11KOs) after the ten...Read More

Afolabi vs. Huck IV: BoxingScene.com Staff Predictions

Marco Huck and Ola Afolabi are prepared to meet for a fourth time, though with career momentum flowing in a different direction than has been the case ever before in their long-standing in-ring rivalr...Read More

Weights From Halle, Germany: Huck 198.4, Afolabi 200

Marco Huck and Ola Afolabi are prepared to meet for a fourth time, though with career momentum flowing in a different direction than has been the case ever before in their long-standing in-ring rivalr...Read More

Huck vs. Afolabi 4 Update: Trainer Switch, Officials Set, More

Huck Sports Promotion features super welterweight Besar Nimani (20-1 from nearby Bielefeld) will be featured in third tier slot to Marco Huck's fourth bout against IBO cruiserweight champion Ola Afola...Read More

Huck: I Want To Shut The Mouths of Critics, Show I'm Back!

Former world champion Marco Huck (38-3-1, 26KOs) has a special motivation as he continues to train for his upcoming fourth meeting with Ola Afolabi (22-4, 11KOs). Their fight takes place on Februar...Read More

Roles Reversed: Afolabi Meets Familiar Foe Huck in New Scenario

Roles Reversed: Afolabi Meets Familiar Foe Huck in New Scenario

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It's deja vu all over again. But with one clear difference. Though 35-year-old Ola Afolabi is preparing for a fight with Marco Huck for the fourth time in a 14-year career, it...Read More

Huck Training With New Coach, Maccarinelli vs. Amar?

Club Sportif Nouzonville Ardennes from France were the sole bidders at the purse bids for EU light heavyweight champ Medhi Amar´s mandatory defence against Welsh challenger Enzo Maccarinelli. CSNA bi...Read More

Photo/Quotes: Marco Huck, Ola Afolabi Square Up Again

Halle, Germany - Legendary cruiserweight rivals Ola “Kryptonite” Afolabi and Marco “Kapt’ n” Huck will meet for the fourth time on Saturday, February 27 at Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germ...Read More

Huck, Afolabi Prepare For Fourth Battle on Feb. 27

Cruiserweights Marco Huck and Ola Afolabi are ready to go to war once again, this time on February 27th at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germany. RTL will televise the IBO championship contest. ...Read More

Afolabi Crushes Chakhkiev; Durodola Stops Kudryashov

KAZAN--Chechen welterweight Viskhan Murzabekov (12-0, 6 KOs) has kicked off the televised part of a huge night of boxing in Kazan, Russia, with a bang. Murzabekov, 25 and nicknamed "Little Tyson", cru...Read More

Alexander Povetkin, Mariusz Wach, Lebedev - Quotes

A year ago, Russian prizefighting celebrated the 25th anniversary of its second birth. It was a formal date rather than a single memorable event. However, ever since his grand arrival onto the Russian...Read More

Chakhkiev Not Shaken, Looks Forward To Afolabi

Last Thursday IBO cruiserweight champion and TBRB #5 200lber Rakhim “The Machine” Chakhkiev (24-1, 18 KOs) went through hell and back in his assumed tune-up fight versus unheralded Brazilian Hamilton ...Read More

Chakhkiev's Cut Won’t Heal Any Time Soon, Says Kalinkin

Alexander Kalinkin is undeniably the face refereeing in Russian prizefighting. Having handled and also judged hundreds of fights across Eastern Europe, the former four-time USSR junior and youth natio...Read More

Povetkin vs. Wach Tops Loaded 11/4 Bill In Kazan

Opponents were announced for the stellar ledger of the World of Boxing fight card on November 4 in Kazan, Russia. WBC/TBRB #1 rated heavyweight Alexander Povetkin (29-1, 21 KOs), a mandatory challe...Read More

McKenzie-Afolabi in Talks For Cruiserweight Showdown

BoxingScene understands that talks are underway between the representatives of Ola Afolabi, 21-4-4 (10), and Ovill McKenzie, 24-12 (12). The cruiserweights are in discussion for a summer showdown and...Read More

Ramirez Wins Interim IBF Cruiser Belt, Decisions Afolabi

31-year old former WBO Cruiserweight titlist Victor Ramirez (22-2, 17 KO) of Buenos Aires, Argentina, didn’t fight for four years between a title loss to Marco Huck in 2009 and his return in 2013. On ...Read More