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Navarrete-Magdaleno: WBO Orders August 11 Purse Bid For Vacant Title Fight

Emanuel Navarrete and Jessie Magdaleno are nearly set to challenge for a second divisional title. When and where their fight takes place will depend on who is willing to raise the most money to presen...

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Arum: Loma Has Given Us Relief, If Lopez Turns Down Deal - On To The Next

As BoxingScene.com previously reported, there is trouble in paradise when it comes to finalizing the lightweight unification between WBA, WBO champion Vasiliy Lomachenko and IBF champion Teofimo Lopez...

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Bob Arum: It Would've Been Wrong To Drop Oquendo As Herring's Opponent

Bob Arum never considered an opponent other than Jonathan Oquendo for Jamel Herring’s next fight. Arum made sure that Oquendo will get the shot at Herring’s WBO junior lightweight title he was contrac...

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Arum: I Won't Lose Money On Loma-Lopez Because Lopez Thinks He's Worth More

Bob Arum and Teofimo Lopez have drawn their proverbial lines in the sand. Their respective stances have placed the unbeaten IBF lightweight champion’s showdown with Vasiliy Lomachenko in jeopardy. The...

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Arum Making At Least 7-Fight Cards When Boxing Returns To ESPN, ESPN+ 8/22

Losing so many fights to COVID-19 in June and July has prompted Bob Arum and his matchmakers to alter their approach when his promotional company brings boxing back to ESPN later this month. Arum plan...

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Arum: We'd Like To Do Pacquiao-Crawford For 11/14 Or 11/21; Nothing Concrete

Bob Arum hasn’t given up on making a long-elusive fight against Manny Pacquiao next for Terence Crawford. Arum informed BoxingScene.com that Pacquiao is among Crawford’s potential opponents for his up...

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Arum: Lomachenko-Lopez Could Air On ESPN, Not Necessarily Pay-Per-View

Something positive potentially could happen for cost-conscious boxing fans in this constantly changing, COVID-19 world. Promoter Bob Arum has informed BoxingScene.com that it’s still possible that the...

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Arum: I Discount Valdez's Performance Versus Lopez Due To Late Opponent Change

Bob Arum doesn’t hold Oscar Valdez’s subpar performance in his 130-pound debut against him. Valdez’s promoter cut the former WBO featherweight champion some slack because he feels a late switch of opp...

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Top Rank's Plans For Tony Yoka on Hold Until Travel Restrictions Ease

Heavyweight up-and-comer Tony Yoka’s deal to be co-promoted by Top Rank is set but the company remains unsure when he will be able to make his United States debut. Yoka, one of boxing’s best prospects...

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Arum: Ruiz, Who Can't Punch, KO'd Joshua - Then So Can Pulev!

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, who co-promotes heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev, is firmly confident that his boxer can put WBO, IBF, WBA, IBO champion Anthony Joshua to sleep. Pulev is the IBF's mandator...

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Bob Arum: Herring-Frampton Will Be Rescheduled For November, Site TBD

If Jamel Herring and Carl Frampton win their upcoming fights, promoter Bob Arum plans to reschedule their junior lightweight title fight for an undetermined date in November. Arum informed BoxingScene...

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Arum: I Believe Jarrell Miller Will Get Multi-Year Suspension or Life Ban

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum is predicting a very stiff punishment for heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller - who is one again involved in a drug testing controversy. Miller had tested positive for a banne...

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Arum Updates on Taylor-Khongsong, Fury-Wilder, Frampton, Conlan, Ramirez-Postol

During a recent interview with BoxingScene.com, Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum outlined some of the plans for the rest of the year, which he said will include weekly – instead of twice-weekly – ESPN cards in...

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Lomachenko vs. Lopez Now Targeted For October 3, Says Arum

Scheduling and rescheduling is the name of the game as Top Rank is working on its schedule for the rest of the year, which includes a date change for the much-anticipated lightweight title unification...

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Arum: Robeisy Ramirez Is A Spectacular Fighter; Is Gonna Be A Major Star

Bob Arum isn’t only convinced Robeisy Ramirez will avenge the loss he suffered in his pro debut. Ramirez’s promoter is certain based on his improvement since that split-decision defeat to Adan Gonzale...

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Fury-Wilder 3: Arum Crossing Fingers That He Can Have Crowd on December 19

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, who co-promotes WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, is crossing his fingers that a live crowd will be possible for a year-end target date for the trilogy fight with Deontay W...

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Verdejo, Marquez Legal Battle Continues, Arum May Enter The Fight

Edgardo Rivera, the lawyer for trainer and manager Ricky Márquez , is going to go to the Court of Appeals to challenge a decision handed down by superior judge Ismael Álvarez Burgos, who dismissed a l...

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Hearn on Fury-Joshua: Discussions Moving Forward on Deal

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, says the negotiations are going forward for a potential 2021 two-fight unification series with WBC champion Tyson Fury...

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Arum: Miller Failed Test For 1 Of Same 3 Substances As Before The Joshua Fight

Just when Bob Arum assumed he had seen it all during his 50-plus years in boxing, along came Jarrell Miller. The 88-year-old promoter was “astounded” to learn Saturday that Miller tested positive rece...

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Arum: We'll Definitely Make Berchelt-Valdez; Could Be Another Morales-Barrera

Assuming Miguel Berchelt and Oscar Valdez win their upcoming fights, Bob Arum still intends to match the Mexican junior lightweights later this year. Berchelt and Valdez probably would’ve fought alrea...

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