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Banks Still Hungry To Fight, Continue as a 'Boxer'

It is not uncommon for many fighters to train fighters once they hang up the gloves for good. It almost seems like a rite of passage for those who still want to continue to be involved in the sport of...Read More

Photos/Weights: Tarver, Trout, Mora, Vatche, Browne

Temecula, CA - The Official Weigh-In for Goossen Promotions' "Night of Champions" was held today at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. Below are the results with photos (Carlos Baez...Read More

Tarver: I'll Become Oldest Heavyweight Champ in History

MIAMI - Five-time world champion Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs) won't be concerned about rust this Thursday night when he fights for the first time in more than a year against veteran Johna...Read More

Antonio Tarver Focused on Getting Heavyweight Title

MIAMI - A fractured thumb that forced the cancellation of his scheduled September 29th fight with veteran Johnathan Banks (29-2-1, 19 KOs) may prove to have had a silver lining for 5-time world light ...Read More

Trout/Arreola Card: Rodriguez, Escandon-Cave, Mora

Sherman Oaks, CA Goossen Promotions returns to the Pechanga Resort and Casino on Thursday, December 11th with "NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS" a three-hour ESPN Boxing Special televised LIVE on ESPN 2, ESPN De...Read More

Chris Arreola, Trout-Grajeda Heads To Pechanga Resort

Heavyweight Chis Arreola (35-4, 31KOs) will make his return to the ring on December 11th at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California, according to his trainer and co-manager, Henry Ramir...Read More

Antonio Tarver Proud of Son's Pro Debut Performance

MIAMI - The auspices professional debut of Antonio Tarver, Jr. this past Monday in Texas resulted in an impressive fourth-round technical knockout over Zachary Briones. His father, 5-time world lig...Read More

Tarver Injured, Banks Fight Off; Diaz-Hidalgo New Main

The recently announced junior featherweight bout between Southern California favorite Joseph "Jo Jo" Diaz and Mexican warrior Raul Hidalgo has been elevated from the co-main event to the main event fo...Read More

Tarver: A Win Over Banks Gets Me Closer To Title Shot

Monday night boxing will arrive in the great state of Texas on September 29 when FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes’ sensational series Golden Boy Live! presents an explosive heavyweight showdown between f...Read More

Antonio Tarver-Jonathan Banks Set, 9/29 In Hidalgo, TX

Antonio Tarver had the right month and state in mind for his planned comeback, though the exact date, venue and opponent have all since been firmed up for the former light heavyweight titlist. A h...Read More

Antonio Tarver Returns 9/29 In San Antonio

Former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver’s attempt at heavyweight contention will continue with a fight on Sept. 19 in San Antonio Texas, according to the fighter’s Twitter account. This w...Read More

Audley, Thompson, Tarver Ready For Fury in Manchester

There is no shortage of fighters lining up to face Tyson Fury (22-0, 16KOs) on Saturday night in Manchester. On Monday morning it was announced that Dereck Chisora fractured his hand and was forced to...Read More

Tarver Fancies UK Clash, Maybe With David Haye?

Former world light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver (30-6, 21KOs) has expressed an interest in fighting in the UK. The Magic Man clearly feels he has some tread left on his tires, and fancies mixin...Read More

Antonio Tarver: “I Never Got the Fights I Deserved!”

Antonio Tarver doesn’t believe he’s gotten a fair shake in boxing. “My whole thing is this: the game has never really been fair to me,” said Tarver. “I’ve never gotten the fights I wanted.” Tarver ...Read More

Tarver Had Two Other Gambling Related Legal Fights

He might be the welcher-weight champion of the world ... 'cause TMZ Sports has learned Antonio Tarver was sued over unpaid gambling debts by TWO VEGAS CASINOS before his problems with the Wynn. Ac...Read More

Tarver Released From Jail: Credits Haymon For Help

Antonio Tarver has just been released from a Florida jail ... and tells TMZ Sports he plans to hit the gym tomorrow to restart his boxing career so he can pay back his $200,000 debt. Tarver was lo...Read More

Tarver's Mugshot, Owes 200K in Gambling Debt To Wynn

Former champion Antonio Tarver never paid back $200,000 in gambling markers to the Wynn Las Vegas from a gambling binge in 2012 ... so says a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports. Tarver was arrested in...Read More

Tarver is Jailed in Florida Due to Nevada Arrest Warrant

Antonio Tarver was taken into police custody in Florida on Saturday night after a Highway Patrol trooper discovered that Nevada had an open warrant out for the former light heavyweight champion’s arre...Read More

Photos: Tarver, Caballero, Ortiz, Lubin, Galarza Win

BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida - Former world champion Antonio “Magic Man” Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs), 45-years-old, returned to the ring after a long layoff, now as a heavyweight, dropped Mike Sheppard (...Read More

Photos/Weights: Tarver-Sheppard, Caballero-Cruz

The weights are in for Golden Boy Promotion's Fox Sports 1 televised card from the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. In the main event, former light heavyweight and cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarve...Read More