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Lolenga Mock, Mogens Palle Part Ways Over Money

Mogens Palle, co-promoter for Danish Fight Night along with Brian Nielsen, tells TV 2 Sporten that he no longer will promote fights with Lolenga Mock. Mock is the highest ranked of the DFN fighters an...Read More

Yeison Cohen Passes Away After KO Loss Earlier This Month

The World Boxing Association revealed that Venezuelan boxer Yeison Cohen has passed away. Cohen was in intensive care for 15 days after a fight on March 2nd in Barranquilla. For this reason, the WBA ...Read More

Whittom Dies After Being in 10 Month Coma Following KO Loss

Canadian boxer David Whittom, who had been in an induced coma since suffering a brain hemorrhage following a fight last spring, has died. He was 39. His partner, Jelena Zerdoner, announced his death o...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Canelo, Mikey Garcia, PEDs in Boxing, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling topics such as Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam, the worth of four division world champion Mikey Garcia, the Canelo Alvarez vs. Genna...Read More

Undefeated Prospect Gets 11 Years For Being Illegal Drugs Kingpin

According to numerous reports in the UK, undefeated prospect Anthony Leak (3-0, 2 KOs) was hit with a big jail sentence after leading a life that few boxing pundits knew about. Leak was unmasked as a ...Read More

Jorgen Hansen Passes Away at 74 Years Old

Former 3-time EBU welterweight champion Jorgen "Gamle" Hansen has passed away at the age of 74. Hansen had been suffering from dementia the last few years. "Gamle" (the Old Man") Hansen became a legen...Read More

News: Oliver Flodin, Stephon Young, Bare Fist Boxing

Oliver Flodin (2-0) will face Daniel Pilc (3-2-1, 1 KO) in a six-round middleweight contest on April 21 in Sundsvall on the undercard of the European Union heavyweight showdown between Swedish rivals ...Read More

Canelo-GGG, Joshua-Parker To Have Special WBA Belts at Stake

The president of the World Boxing Association, Gilberto Mendoza, has announced that his organization is ready to recognize the winners of five fights - that are scheduled in the coming months - with c...Read More

Vinny Paz Pleads No-Contest To Assault Charge

Five-time world boxing champion Vinny Paz has pleaded no contest Thursday in Rhode Island to assaulting his girlfriend, and received a one-year suspended sentence and one year of probation. Paz, 55, e...Read More

March Madness Hits The Junior Welterweight Division

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WBA Prez Vows To Continue Reducing Number of Titles in 2018

Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, the President of the World Boxing Association, says he will reinforce the organization's policy to reduce the number of championships despite how complicated it might be. The c...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Canelo's Positive Test, Wilder's Big KO Win

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen 'Breadman' Edwards tackling numerous questions regarding the recent positive drug test of Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, who is training for a sc...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Wilder, Ortiz, Roy Jones, Eubank, Canelo

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing various topics, such as Deontay Wilder's knockout of Luis Ortiz, the upcoming fight between Daniel Jacobs and Sulecki, the ca...Read More

Warren: Statistically Boxing is Safer Than Many Other Sports

IT is a very difficult time to defend the sport when tragedies like Scott Westgarth’s death happen. All of boxing is thinking of his family this week and pass on our condolences to them at this terrib...Read More

Whyte Shaken Up By Westgarth's Death, Rejects Boxing Ban Talk

Dillian Whyte has revealed Scott Westgarth’s death has made him consider his future in boxing. The heavyweight, however, is scheduled to fight Australian Lucas Browne at London’s 02 Arena on March 24 ...Read More

Brain Injury Charity Goes After Boxing Over Westgarth's Death

The death of British boxer Scott Westgarth has led to renewed calls for the sport to be banned. Westgarth was 31 when he died in the early hours of Sunday morning, having fallen ill after outpointing ...Read More

How To Fix The 147-Pound Logjam Of Talent With a Tournament

How To Fix The 147-Pound Logjam Of Talent With a Tournament

By Andreas Hale - Last week, Danny Garcia drilled Brandon Rios with a picture perfect right hand and secured a 9th round TKO after being out of the ring for nearly a year. The highlight reel knockout ...Read More

Loeffler's 360 Promotions Club Series To Begin on March 27

Tom Loeffler, who is best known for his association with the Klitschko brothers and middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, recently formed his own promotional company, 360 Promotions, which is stagin...Read More

Hall of Fame Promoter Reflects on Key Atlantic City Fights

Boxing in Atlantic City has been prevalent for more than 45 years. One man who has been in the center of a lot of the action on the boardwalk has been International Boxing and Atlantic City Boxing Ha...Read More

'SuperFly' Concept to Continue, SuperFly 3 is Likely For The Fall

The second edition of 'SuperFly' takes place this Saturday night from the Forum in Inglewood, California, where Srisaket Sor Rungvisai defends his WBC 115-pound title against Juan Francisco Estrada in...Read More