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Video: Broner vs. Rees Post Fight Press Conference

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - Bill Emes catches the post-fight press conference to the lightweight battle between Adrien Broner and Gavin Rees. Hear from Broner, Rees, more....Read More

CompuBox Stats: Broner Hits 65% of Power in Final Three

WBC lightweight champion Adrien Broner took over in round three and went on to outland Gavin Rees 105-44 in power shots over the last three rounds. Rees, who outlanded Broner in round two, landed 39%...Read More

Rees on Broner: He hits incredibly hard for a lightweight

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - WBC lightweight champion Adrien Broner (26-0, 22 KOs) left a lasting impression on British challenger Gavin Rees (37-2-1, 19 KOs). Rees, who wasn't happy with his strat...Read More

Gary Lockett Admits: I Considered Stopping After Three

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - Adrien Broner (26-0, 22 KOs) was caught off guard in the first two rounds by the aggressive nature of Gavin Rees (37-2-1, 19 KOs). Broner let his hands go in the third,...Read More

Adrien Broner Has No Problem Breaking 'The Rock' Down

by David P. Greisman - ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The more we see Adrien Broner fight, the more we understand why his nickname of “The Problem” is so fitting. And if Gavin Rees didn’t understand that be...Read More

Broner Punishes a Very Game Rees For TKO Win

Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City - Adrien Broner (26-0, 22KOs) stopped Gavin Rees (37-2-1, 18KOs) in the fifth round to retain his WBC lightweight crown. Rees did well in the first two rounds, and may ha...Read More

CompuBox Historical Review: Adrien Broner-Gavin Rees

British contender Gavin Rees, not a big puncher, averaged 71 punches thrown per round - a recipe for disaster vs. the counter-punching WBC lightweight champion Adrien Broner, who landed half of his po...Read More

Gary Lockett: Gavin Rees Can Succeed Where I Failed

NEW YORK — Gary Lockett expects the fighter he trains to walk into Boardwalk Hall on Saturday night and accomplish what Lockett couldn’t. Like Rees, Lockett was an unheralded underdog from Wales wh...Read More

Calzaghe: I Bet Money on Rees, He Will Stop Broner

Trainer Enzo Calzaghe has told HattonBoxing that he put down a lot of money with the bookies on tonight's main event at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. He forked up the dollars on several wagers ...Read More

Hearn: Gavin Rees Could Defeat Every Broner Opponent

UNDERDOG Gavin Rees aims to prove the bookies wrong when he fights for the WBC world lightweight title tonight. Rees is a 16-1 shot to take 50-1 ON favourite Adrien Broner’s belt in ­Atlantic City....Read More

Lockett Warns Doubters: Rees Can Punch at This Weight!

Gavin Rees has it all to do at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on Saturday night when he challenges Adrien Broner for the WBC lightweight title. Broner is viewed as the heir apparent to Floyd Maywea...Read More

Adrien Broner-Gavin Rees: Pre-Fight Report Card

Anyone who scratches their head reading the bizarre tweets of Adrien Broner gets a guaranteed respite this Saturday. For the first time since a scintillating thrashing of Antonio DeMarco in November,...Read More

Broner Gives No Respect, Rees Promises To Earn It

By Mitch Abramson - Gavin Rees and Adrien Broner both thrust their hands in their pockets and stood on a stage as they posed for pictures, looking like a couple of guys trying to fend off the cold. Re...Read More

Ricky Burns Praises Vazquez, Talks Broner-Rees, More

WBO lightweight champion Ricky Burns told Sky Sports Ringside that fighting IBF champion Miguel Vazquez on March 16th will be trickier fight than taking on WBC king Adrien Broner, who faces Gavin Rees...Read More

Froch, Barker, Frampton Plead With Rees To Down Broner

Gavin Rees has the backing of his Matchroom Boxing stable mates as he prepares to face Adrien Broner for the WBC World lightweight title in Atlantic City on Saturday February 16, live on Sky Sports. ...Read More

Rees: Broner is Nowhere Near as Good as Mayweather!

NEW YORK — Gavin Rees admits Adrien Broner is a very talented fighter. Yet while some of the things Broner does in the ring resemble the exploits of the sport’s undefeated pound-for-pound king, Ree...Read More

Rees Aims To Break Odds, Expose Broner's Weaknesses

By Jake Donovan - There was a point in his career when Gavin Rees was done with boxing. By his own admission, he had already grown discouraged with the sport, failing to secure any meaningful fights a...Read More

Lockett Laughs: Rees Outwitted Him, Broner Hated That

Gary Lockett believes Gavin Rees has won the first battle with Adrien Broner – dominating the fast-talking champ in the trash talk stakes ahead of their WBC World lightweight title clash in Atlantic C...Read More

Rees: Americans Don't Like Broner, They Want Me To Win

Gavin Rees believes he has the ability and tactics to shock Adrien Broner after the pair met for the first time ahead of Saturday's fight. Broner will defend his WBC lightweight title in Atlantic C...Read More

Broner Treats Rees Like a Joke, Ribs Him on Cocaine Use

NEW YORK — Adrien Broner aggravated Gavin Rees enough Tuesday to lure the huge underdog into predicting an unlikely knockout victory Saturday night. The unbeaten WBC lightweight champion called his...Read More