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Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares Ordered To Reach Deal By Nov. 6

The Championship Committee of the World Boxing Association (WBA) has ordered their featherweight world champions Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares, to negotiate a deal as soon a possible, and reach a dea...Read More

Dillian Whyte: Takam is Too Small, Easy Fight For Anthony Joshua

IBF, IBO WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) will have an easy night on Saturday in Cardiff, when he defends his world titles against Carlos Takam, according to former opponent Dill...Read More

Julian Williams vs. Ishe Smith Set For November 18 in Las Vegas

Former world champion Ishe Smith battles top 154-pound contender Julian "J-Rock'' Williams in a 10-round super welterweight clash that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on Bounce live from The Chelse...Read More

Jeff Horn's Promoter Nearly Fell Asleep Watching 'Boring' Skeete

Several fighters were under consideration for the first title defense of WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs). Horn captured the WBO belt back in July with a stunned twelve round unani...Read More

Anthony Yigit vs. Joe Hughes For Euro Belt on December 2

British super-lightweight Joe Hughes (15-2, 6 KOs) will challenge Anthony Yigit (20-0-1, 7 KOs) for the Swede's European 140lbs title on December 2. Hughes, 27, is a former Southern Area and English t...Read More

Kal Yafai Aims To Make Statement, Land on Next Superfly Card

Kal Yafai says he will send out a statement to the Super-Flyweight division that he’s coming for all the belts when he defends his crown against unbeaten mandatory challenger Sho Ishida at Principalit...Read More

Weekend Review: Murata, Machado, Gassiev, Burnett, More

A busy weekend around the world produced one upset, some predictable results and redemption for a popular Japanese fighter. All in all, the entertainment value was pretty high. Here is a look at the b...Read More

Stiverne: Wilder is Scared of Me, I Ate His Punches Like Breakfast!

When Bermane Stiverne (25-2-1 21 KOs) lost his title in January, 2015 to Deontay Wilder (39-0 38 KOs), it wasn't a very competitive fight. Wilder has followed up that performance up with 5 knockout vi...Read More

Sanchez: Canelo Facing GGG’s Leftovers Would Be Sad For Boxing

New York - After the highly debated draw between middleweights Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KO’s), the boxing world awaits the rematch of a fight that should have been remembered fo...Read More

Hearn on Burnett's Options: Butler, Tete, McDonnell-Solis Winner

RYAN BURNETT became Ireland’s second ever unified world champion and could now face Paul Butler early next year. The Belfast boxer, who is trained by London-based Adam Booth, added the WBA bantamweigh...Read More

Lucian Bute Mulling Over Decision - Ring Return or Retirement

Lucian Bute is still in the process of making a decision on whether or not he intends to fight again. The former IBF super middleweight champion is in good shape, but he hasn't donned the gloves since...Read More

Corcoran: Pacquiao Did Not Do Enough, Horn Deserved To Win

Even Jeff Horn's next opponent - hard-hitting Briton Gary Corcoran - reckons the Australian boxer did enough to beat Filipino great Manny Pacquiao and claim the WBO welterweight belt. But Corcoran has...Read More

Helenius: I'll Knock Dillian Whyte Out, He Will Never Reach Wilder!

Robert Helenius says he’ll knockout Dillian Whyte and ruin his World title dreams when they clash for the WBC Silver Heavyweight title at Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday October 28, live o...Read More

Pacquiao Has Bad News - Horn Rematch Secured By Brisbane

Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao (59-7-2, 38 KOs) has been out of the ring since suffering an upset unanimous decision loss to Jeff Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs) back in July. With the victory, H...Read More

Photos: Jeff Horn, Gary Corcoran - Go Face To Face in Brisbane

Jeff Horn vs. Gary Corcoran Press Conference Photos Gallery - It was announced in Australia that Jeff Horn will defend his WBO welterweight title against England's Gary Corcoran (17-1, 7 KOs) in Brisb...Read More

Adonis Stevenson-Eleider Alvarez May Land on January 26 or 27

There appears to be two dates in play for the light heavyweight showdown between Adonis Stevenson and Eleider Alvarez. As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, the fight is officially getting pushed...Read More

Povetkin vs. Hammer Close To Done, To Be WBO Eliminator?

Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin (32-1, 23 KOs) is getting close to finalizing his next ring return. According to the executive director of RCC Boxing Promotions, Alexei Titov, who is organizing...Read More

Murat Gassiev May Be Abel Sanchez's Latest Masterpiece

Murat Gassiev May Be Abel Sanchez's Latest Masterpiece

By Corey Erdman - Heading into Saturday's World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight quarterfinal bout against Krzysztof Wlodarczyk, trainer Abel Sanchez told anyone who would listen that his charge, Mur...Read More

Team Horn Warn Thurman: Shut Mouth or Suffer Pacquiao's Fate!

Dean Lonergan, promoter for WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs), has verbally unloaded on WBC, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs). Lonergan was angered after readi...Read More

Dmitry Bivol Salivates Over Expected Gassiev vs. Dorticos Clash

On Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey - the final quarter-final bout of the World Boxing Super Series was held, with the IBF cruiserweight champion - 24-year-old Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) of Russ...Read More