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Team Kayode on Tarver’s Upheld Suspension, Green

Following the California State Athletic Commission’s decision to uphold Antonio Tarver’s one-year suspension for failing a drug test, rival cruiserweight Lateef Kayode’s manager Steven Feder expressed...Read More

Tarver’s Trainer McGirt Comments on Positive Test, PEDs

Buddy McGirt, who trains Antonio Tarver with Jimmy Williams, commented on the news that his fighter tested positive for drostanolone, an anabolic steroid, following a drug test conducted by the Califo...Read More

Tarver Will Fight Positive Test Result, Plans Appeal

It’s still open to debate as to which event on Friday was more shocking – that Antonio Tarver tested positive for a banned substance, or at the normally vocal fighter/commentator was immediately speec...Read More

Lateef Kayode Reacts to Antonio Tarver's Positive Test

Unbeaten cruiserweight contender Lateef Kayode spoke to BoxingScene.com Friday night after learning that his previous opponent, Antonio Tarver, tested positive for drostanolone, an anabolic steroid. ...Read More

Gary Shaw Comments on Antonio Tarver Testing Positive

Promoter Gary Shaw is concerned about the damage done in the sport of boxing after the news Friday that Antonio Tarver tested positive for a banned substance in a pre-fight drug test conducted by the ...Read More

CSAC’s Dodd on Tarver vs Kayode No-Decision, Appeal

California State Athletic Commission Executive Officer George Dodd confirmed an earlier report this afternoon by BoxingScene.com/CSNBayArea.com that prior to his June 2 split draw with Lateef Kayode, ...Read More

Tarver Positive for Banned Substance After Kayode Bout

BoxingScene.com/ CSNBayArea.com confirmed information Thursday afternoon that Antonio Tarver has tested positive for a banned substance following a postfight drug test administered by the California S...Read More

Video: Antonio Tarver Felt He Dominated Lateef Kayode

Ernest Gabion catches up with IBO cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarver about his recent draw with undefeated Lateef Kayode, what he plans to do next and more. ...Read More

ShoStats: Tarver Lands Harder, But Kayode Was Busier

Not much to choose from here. Undefeated Lateef Kayode was busier, while IBO cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarver landed the harder shots down the stretch. ...Read More

Kayode Apologizes To Showtime; Manager Talks Tarver

Immediately after his cruiserweight contender Lateef Kayode earned a controversial draw with Antonio Tarver, he wanted to make amends for his postfight comments but reiterated his feelings about the o...Read More

Lateef Kayode Livid: Everyone Knows I F***** Tarver Up!

As is often the case when a fight ends in a draw, cries of victory being stolen come from both sides. Such was the case after unbeaten Lateef Kayode and former light heavyweight king Antonio Tarver...Read More

Tarver’s Heavyweight Journey Stalled With Kayode Draw

By Jake Donovan - Former light heavyweight king Antonio Tarver, now the IBO's champion at cruiser, has aspirations of one day conquering the Klitschko brothers and claiming the heavyweight throne. ...Read More

Tarver: I Beat Lateef Kayode in Every Facet of The Game!

It’s not the best way to keep an unbeaten streak alive, but Antonio Tarver can still look at his pair of losses to Chad Dawson as the last time he had to contend with the taste of the defeat. The 4...Read More

Antonio Tarver: Kayode is The Challenge I Need at 43

Antonio Tarver worked out in Carson, CA for his upcoming clash with Cruiserweight powerhouse Lateef Kayode which will take place at the Home Depot Center and airing live on Showtime this Saturday nigh...Read More

Tarver-Kayode, Wright-Quillin, Trout-D-Rod Report Cards

Boxing fans have grown accustomed in the pay-per-view era to shelling out pay-per-view dollars for shows with a set of solid fights but no real main event. Showtime has saved them some coin with a ra...Read More

Photos: Tarver vs Kayode, Quillin vs Wright Final Presser

CARSON, Calif. – All eight fighters participating in Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING “Four Warned” event and the SHOWTIME EXTREME fighters participated in a final press conference on Thursday,...Read More

Photos/Weights: Tarver vs. Kayode, Wright vs. Quillin

The weights are in for Saturday's Showtime televised quadrupleheader at the Home Depot Center in Los Angeles, California. In the main event, undefeated Lateef Kayode (18-0, 14 KOs) will challenge IBO ...Read More

Video: Antonio Tarver Aiming To Teach Kayode Respect

Luis Sandoval catches up with IBO cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarver as training winds down, to discuss his upcoming fight with undefeated Lateef Kayode and more. ...Read More

Tarver: I Haven’t Taken Kayode Lightly By Any Stretch

At 43 years of age, Antonio Tarver can’t afford to leave anything to chance in his latest comeback. The former light heavyweight king has always been outspoken in regards to his own career, whether...Read More

Antonio Tarver Sees Heavyweight Title as The Final Goal

Don’t let the cruiserweight frame fool you; Antonio Tarver doesn’t plan on sticking around below 200 lb. for very long. The 1996 Olympic Bronze medalist and former light heavyweight king firmly bel...Read More