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Barrera: Kovalev Beat Ward 8-4 or 7-5, Ward is Dirty Fighter

Written off by some after dropping a decision to Andre Ward earlier this year, Sullivan Barrera made sure he ended 2016 on a high note. Apart from claiming the WBC USNBC title at 175lbs, the 34-year-o...Read More

Sullivan Barrera's Coach on Big KO Win, The Split With Jackson

Sullivan Barrera is walking tall following his performance against Vyacheslav Shabranskyy last week in California. The Cuban, who was the underdog prior to the bout, managed to stop his Ukrainian opp...Read More

Duva on Sullivan Barrera: HBO Return, Possible Title Shot in Store

Sullivan Barrera probably won’t land a light heavyweight title shot in his next fight. That doesn’t mean the hard-hitting contender from Cuba won’t benefit from his impressive knockout against Vyaches...Read More

Sullivan Barrera: A lot of People Talked Sh*t - I Shut Them Up!

Last Saturday night in California, light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (18-1) bounced back from his March unanimous decision loss to Andre Ward with a vengeance. ...Read More

Barrera To Pascal: I'll Fight You in Your Parents' Backyard in Haiti

The former amateur standout from Cuba wants to avenge his countryman Yunieski Gonzalez's defeat to Jean Pascal. Shabranskyy is the only other fighter to defeat his compatriot....Read More

Sullivan Barrera Drops Shabranskyy Three Times, TKO in Seven

Sullivan Barrera Drops Shabranskyy Three Times, TKO in Seven

By Francisco Salazar - Indio,Calif. - In crossroads fight between top light heavyweight contenders, Sullivan Barrera (18-1, 13KOs) bounced back strong from the first loss of his career by dropping pre...Read More

Shabranskyy Weighs 174.8, Barrera 174.6 For HBO Latino Main

One fight from HBO Latino’s tripleheader was canceled Thursday, but four fighters from the two other televised fights weighed in as planned in Indio, California. ...Read More

Photos: Usyk-Mchunu, Shabranskyy-Barrera, Diaz-Garcia Presser

In addition to Hopkins and Smith, Jr., co-main event fighters Joseph "Jojo" Diaz, Jr. (22-0, 13 KOs) and Horacio Garcia (30-1-1, 21 KOs) who will fight for Diaz, Jr.'s NABF Featherweight Title; and Ol...Read More

Shabranskyy: After Barrera - Give Me Ward, Kovalev or Stevenson

Friday night in Indio, California, unbeaten light heavyweight contender Slava Shabranskyy (17-0) will face top ten contender Sullivan Barrera (17-1) in a bout headlining a HBO Latino card....Read More

Sullivan Barrera Training Camp Notes For Shabranskyy

Indio, California: On Friday night, 34-year old Cuban defector Sullivan Barrera (17-1, 12 KOs) will look for redemption against undefeated light heavyweight prospect Vyacheslav "Lion Heart" Shabransky...Read More

Vyacheslav Shabranskyy: No Worries About Style of Sullivan Barrera

Looking to continue his rise in the light heavyweight division, one of Golden Boy Promotions' most talented contenders Vyacheslav "Lionheart-Chingonskyy" Shabranskyy (17-0, 14 KOs) will defend his USN...Read More

Photos: Bernard Hopkins, Joe Smith Jr. - Face To Face at Presser

Former Two-Division World Champion and Future Hall of Famer Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins(55-7-2, 32 KOs) and Light Heavyweight Contender Joe Smith Jr. (22-1, 18 KOs) today hosted a Los Angeles pr...Read More

Shabranskyy vs. Sullivan Barrera HBO Triple Set For December 16

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles-based undefeated Vyacheslav "Lionheart Chingonskyy" Shabranskyy (17-0, 14 KOs) will look to continue his impressive run up the light heavyweight ladder, but standing in his w...Read More

Sullivan Barrera Frustrated Over Fights Falling Through

It isn't like the 34-year-old has turned down fights either. He has accepted fights against a Who's Who list of the top light heavyweights, only for all of the fights to fall apart one by one for rea...Read More

Sullivan Barrera Aims To Hit Canada For Beterbiev, Pascal, Alvarez

Palm Beach, Fla. - Top light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera has been diligently working on his craft in the hot Florida summer under the guidance of trainer Derik Santos. ...Read More

Jean Pascal Comeback Eyed For November, Against Barrera?

Unknown to some, but Camille Estephan of Eye of The Tiger Management recently purchased promotional company InterBox. All of the fighters under their banner are now under Estephan's care. ...Read More

Barrera To Jean Pascal: Stop Ducking Me, We Both Need a Win

Former Cuban amateur standout Sullivan Barrera (17-1 12 KOs) is training hard with new trainer Derik Santos. The Florida-based duo have gelled and can't wait to show off the new and improved Barrera i...Read More

Sullivan Barrera Parts From Abel Sanchez, Hires New Trainer

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (17-1) has been back in the gym for several weeks as he eagerly awaits the phone call that will give him his next assignment. Barrera is looking to bounce...Read More

Andre Ward-Sullivan Barrera: Post-Fight Report Card

Anyone who was looking forward to a clash between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev before last weekend is probably even more interested now. Part of the fun of big fights is the build up. Part of the bui...Read More

Andre Ward's Ring Return To HBO Averages 1.064 Million Viewers

Andre Ward’s return to HBO didn’t exactly set the industry ablaze, but it was enough to get the ball rolling for a highly anticipated light heavyweight showdown with Sergey Kovalev later this fall. ...Read More