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Jose Pedraza-Stephen Smith Set To Be Pushed Back From 3/26

Stephen Smith could be forced to wait a little longer before his date with destiny. The Liverpool super featherweight, 30, is set to take on Jose Pedraza (21-0, 12 KOs) for the IBF super featherwei...Read More

Team Pedraza Were Surprised By March Date For Smith

As BoxingScene.com first reported on Tuesday, the junior lightweight champion of the International Boxing Federation (IBF), Jose Pedraza, will make his mandatory defense against Stephen Smith on the 2...Read More

Pedraza-Smith Deal Struck For March 26 in NY, Says IBF

A deal has been struck for Jose Pedraza (21-0, 12KOs) of Puerto Rico to make a mandatory defense of his IBF lightweight championship against Stephen Smith (23-1, 13KOs) of the UK. According to the ...Read More

Stephen Smith: I Won't Go To Puerto Rico To Face Pedraza

Stephen Smith has insisted that he will not be travelling to Puerto Rico for his world title challenge in the New Year. The Liverpool super featherweight, who is the mandatory challenger to IBF cha...Read More

Pedraza, Smith Agree To Terms For Title Fight

Stephen Smith will challenge for a world title in the New Year. The Liverpool super featherweight is set to come up against José Pedraza for the IBF title after it was revealed that terms for the f...Read More

Joe Gallagher: BBC Should Recognize Team Smith

Callum Smith became the fourth Smith brother to win a British title earlier this month when he iced fellow Liverpudlian Rocky Fielding inside a round and his trainer, Joe Gallagher, believes that the ...Read More

Stephen Smith Will Stay Sharp For Jose Pedraza Title Shot

Stephen Smith will have to train over Christmas, but that sacrifice will not be an issue if it results in him lifting a world title. The Liverpool super featherweight, who stopped Devis Boschiero i...Read More

Pedraza Open To Cherry Rematch, But Mandatory First

IBF junior lightweight champion Jose "Sniper" Pedraza (21-0, 12KOs) has no problem having a rematch with Edner Cherry (34-7-2, 19KOs). Pedraza gained what some saw as a controversial twelve round s...Read More

Hearn Takes Aim at Pedraza-Smith Mandatory Bout

EDDIE HEARN wants to bring Stephen Smith’s world title shot to Liverpool after he landed a crack at the IBF super-featherweight belt. But the Matchroom chief accepts he will need IBF champion Jose ...Read More

Jose Pedraza-Stephen Smith To Be Ordered By The IBF

Prior to and immediately following his 12-round split decision win over Edner Cherry, super featherweight titlist Jose Pedraza was keen on unification matches filling up his 2016 ring campaign. W...Read More

Hearn: Smith Will Face Pedraza-Cherry Winner Next

Stephen Smith is next in line for a shot at a super-featherweight world title after blowing away Devis Boschiero in six rounds on Saturday night. The Liverpool fighter delighted a home crowd at the...Read More

Stephen Smith Secures IBF Title Shot, Stops Boschiero

Liverpool’s Stephen Smith recently told BoxingScene that he performs better when he has a challenge on his plate and something to work towards, in recent times he has been ticking over in order to kee...Read More

Gallagher: Smith Must Win, Boschiero is Make or Break

Trainer Joe Gallagher is confident Stephen Smith can finally put himself in the limelight by beating Devis Boschiero on Saturday - live on Sky Sports. The 30-year-old (22-1-KO12) fights in front of...Read More

Stephen Smith Confident He's Beat Any Champ at 130

Stephen 'Swifty' Smith claims he has what it takes to dethrone super-featherweight champions ahead of facing Devis Boschiero on Saturday. The 30-year-old (22-1-KO12) is determined to establish hims...Read More

Stephen Smith Hungers To Win His IBF Title Eliminator

Stephen Smith believes his pursuit of the IBF world super-featherweight title is at a critical point as he prepares to face Devis Boschiero in a final eliminator. Smith is convinced he will only ge...Read More

Stephen Smith on Eliminator, Lee Selby and Andre Ward

Liverpool’s Stephen Smith fights Italy's Devis Boschiero at the city's Olympia venue on September 19. It is a final eliminator for the IBF Super featherweight title, news that was music to Smith's ea...Read More

A Tale Of Two Pressers For Upcoming Liverpool Shows

It was a tale of two pressers earlier today as Matchroom’s Eddie Hearn hosted a double press conference in Liverpool to announce two shows at the city's Echo Arena. First up, the promoter reveale...Read More

Stephen Smith's Title Quest Could Edge One Step Closer

BoxingScene.com has been informed that Stephen Smith’s quest for super featherweight world honours could edge one step closer on September 19. The 30-year-old 22-1 (12 KOs) Liverpudlian, ranked two...Read More

Francisco Vargas-Stephen Smith Possible For The Fall

Currently Francisco Vargas is the top rated 130-pound contender in the WBC. Their champion is Japanese standout, Takashi Miura. Joel De La Hoya, who manages 'El Bandido' - was hoping to get a crac...Read More

Chadlioui KO's Dickinson: Smith, Saunders, Nelson Win

Ice Arena, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom - In a stunner, Jon-Lewis's brother Travis Dickinson (17-2, 7 KOs) was flattened with a vicious right-left combination of unheralded Moroccan Mustafa Chadlio...Read More