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Jo Jo Dan Hopes Shawn Porter Accepts The Fight

Welterweight contender Jo Jo Dan (28-1, 15KOs) is hoping that Shawn Porter (18-0, 13KOs) accepts an NABF ordered fight. Both sides have until June 15 to reach an agreement. A purse bid has been schedu...Read More

Chris Arreola Added To Williams-Lara Undercard, 7/9

In a continued run of activity, heavyweight contender Chris Arreola (32-2, 28KOs), now slimmer and trimmer, will return on the Paul Williams vs. Erislandy Lara undercard, which takes place on July 9th...Read More

Mike Alvarado-Gabriel Martinez is Set For July 30th

According to the Denver Post, hard punching junior welterweight Mike Alvarado will face Mexico's Gabriel Martinez in a hometown return on July 30th. Alvarado (30-0, 22 KOs) vs. Martinez (27-2-1, 14 KO...Read More

Frank Bruno Urges David Haye To Knock Klitschko Out

Former heavyweight champion and UK legend Frank Bruno is urging WBA king David Haye to knock Wladimir Klitschko out on July 2 in Hamburg, Germany. Bruno remembers the pressure of traveling to enemy te...Read More

Mayweather vs Ortiz on September 17, Floyd Jr. Confirms

Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced to his 1.2 million follower on Twitter that he plans to return on September 17th to challenge the new WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz of California. Ortiz recentl...Read More

Klitschko's Trainer: Haye Will Be Very Dangerous Early

Emanuel Steward, trainer of WBO/IBO/IBF heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, expects WBA champion David Haye to be very dangerous in the early rounds of their July 2 showdown in Hamburg, Germany. ...Read More

Francois Botha Shocks Flo Simba, TKO in Six Rounds

Veteran heavyweight Francois Botha, 42-years-old, still has some gas in the tank. He stopped the rugged, rising unbeaten 21-year-old prospect Flo Simba at 2:50 into the sixth round at Emperors Palace ...Read More

Jo Jo Dan Eyes Joel Julio on Khan vs. Judah Undercard

Last week, boxing manager Chris Ganescu informed that welterweight contender Jo Jo Dan (28-1, 15KOs) is willing to face Joel Julio (37-4, 31KOs) for the right to challenge WBC champion...Read More

Froch Warns Khan: End Beef With Sky TV or Suffer

WBC super middleweight champion Carl Froch has issued a warning to WBA 140-pound king Amir Khan to end his dispute with Sky TV. In April, Sky TV refused to broadcast Khan's last WBA title defense at M...Read More

Michael Katsidis Seriously Ponders Graham Earl Rematch

According to the AAP, Michael Katsidis will decide over the next few days whether to accept a rematch with British boxer Graham Earl. Katsidis stopped Earl in a five-round war in London, widely regard...Read More

Rhodes: Alvarez Didn't Respect Hatton, He'll Respect Me!

British junior middleweight Ryan Rhodes insists that he will succeed where countryman Matthew Hatton failed. Hatton moved up in March to face Saul "Canelo" Alvarez for the vacant WBC 154-pound title. ...Read More

Jo Jo Dan Willing To Face Joel Julio For Ortiz Shot

Boxing manager Chris Ganescu had informed that welterweight contender Jo Jo Dan (28-1, 15KOs) is willing to face Joel Julio (37-4, 31KOs) for the right to challenge WBC champion Victor...Read More

Cleverly: If Macca Becomes My Mandatory, I'll Fight Him

WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly doesn't appear too interested in facing Enzo Maccarinelli in an all-Welsh clash. Cleverly wants the big names, like Bernard Hopkins, Chad Dawson and Tavo...Read More

Enzo Maccarinelli Tells Nathan Cleverly: Let's Fight!

Former WBO cruiserweight champion Enzo Maccarinelli, who wants to become a top light heavyweight, has challenged newly-crowned WBO 175-pound champion Nathan Cleverly to an all-Welsh clash. Maccarinell...Read More

Tua vs Barrett July Rematch Will Likely Be Postponed

According to the New Zealand Herald, the heavyweight rematch between David Tua and Monte Barrett, scheduled to happen on July 9 or July 16, will likely get postponed as Tua's promoter Cedric Kushner l...Read More

Hopkins: Pascal Will Be Champion Again in a Year or Less

The bad blood is over between Bernard Hopkins and Jean Pascal. On Saturday night, Hopkins captured the WBC/IBO light heavyweight titles with a twelve round unanimous decision at the Bell Centre in Mon...Read More

Judah's Promoter: Zab Being Pulled From Khan to Morales?

As previously reported on, Golden Boy Promotions and Main Events are far apart on the financial terms to make a junior welterweight unification between champions Amir Khan and Zab Juda...Read More

Joel Julio Sets His Target: I Want To Fight Victor Ortiz!

"The Love Child" Joel Julio (37-4, 31KOs) has returned to the welterweight ranks. Julio has been fighting at junior middleweight, and above, since December of 2006. He suffered three of his four defea...Read More

Khan Targets Mayweather Jr: I Can Beat Him, I'm Better!

WBA junior welterweight champion Amir Khan is targeting a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2012. The young British star is scheduled to return on July 23 in the United States. Khan is trying to land...Read More

Brandon Rios Aims To Punish Urbano Antillon, Bad Blood

WBA lightweight champion Brandon Rios (27-0, 20KOs) will be looking to make it a war on July 9th, when he defends his title against Urbano Antillon (28-2, 20KOs) at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Ca...Read More