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Golovkin, Hopkins, Monzon: The Record at Middleweight

Golovkin, Hopkins, Monzon: The Record at Middleweight

By Cliff Rold - This Saturday, middleweight Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KO) will attempt the 20th defense of the WBA middleweight belt he has held since a 2010 victory over Milton Nunez. In the years...Read More

Reis Aims To Make Her Own History By Shocking Cecilia Braekhus

Reis Aims To Make Her Own History By Shocking Cecilia Braekhus

By Thomas Gerbasi - It might be bad form to ask about the aftermath of a fight before that fight happens, but in the case of this Saturday’s Cecilia Braekhus vs Kali Reis welterweight title bout, it’s...Read More

Vanes Plans To Come Forward, Make it a Real FIght With Golovkin

Vanes Plans To Come Forward, Make it a Real FIght With Golovkin

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Vanes Martirosyan, as of today, is a 32-year-old man. He’s been a pro fighter for 13 of those years, and was accomplished enough as an amateur to land a spot on the U.S. team tha...Read More

Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder: It's Complicated

Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder: It's Complicated

By Tris Dixon - THERE are plenty of things to get upset about in the life of a boxing fan. We boast a sport of splintered leaders, struggle for mainstream respect, we are home to drug users and abuser...Read More

How Keith Thurman's Injury Opens Up The Welterweight Division

How Keith Thurman's Injury Opens Up The Welterweight Division

By Andreas Hale - Earlier this week, Keith Thurman voluntarily relinquished his WBC welterweight title due to an injury that will push his return to a boxing ring back even further. Thurman hasn’t fou...Read More

Hearn: How Did WBC Order Whyte-Ortiz, Wilder-Breazeale Next?

Hearn: How Did WBC Order Whyte-Ortiz, Wilder-Breazeale Next?

By Keith Idec - Eddie Hearn couldn’t believe what he was reading. As Dillian Whyte’s promoter perused a WBC quarterly report issued by email Tuesday night, he noticed that the sanctioning organization...Read More

Jacobs Reflects on Charlo Confrontation, Building Superstar Run

Jacobs Reflects on Charlo Confrontation, Building Superstar Run

By Thomas Gerbasi - Daniel Jacobs was just a kid. That was the first thought when looking at the Instagram video posted by Gary Stark Jr. in March. The now retired super bantamweight was coming off a ...Read More

Adrien Broner's Post-Fight Antics Create Yet Another Black Cloud

Adrien Broner's Post-Fight Antics Create Yet Another Black Cloud

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Turns out Jimmy Buffett was dead wrong. The Key West-sopped crooner – in what became his first Billboard Top 40 single way back in 1974 – promised that “Come Monday, it'll be all...Read More

The Next Wave Of Lomachenkos Have Arrived in America

The Next Wave Of Lomachenkos Have Arrived in America

By Corey Erdman - On Saturday night, three miles from Barclays Center where the majority of the boxing public set their eyes, three fighters with the looks of future dominant champions stepped into th...Read More

Will Gervonta Davis Be The Next Mayweather or Broner?

Will Gervonta Davis Be The Next Mayweather or Broner?

By Andreas Hale - 23-year-old Gervonta “Tank” Davis appears to be primed for stardom and will seek to maintain his undefeated record while extending his 10 fight knockout streak this weekend when he f...Read More

Max Ornelas: I'll Do Whatever it Takes To Be a World Champion

All it takes is a couple minutes on the phone with Max Ornelas to know that the unbeaten bantamweight is a fighter who prefers to let his fists do the talking. Regardless, I ask him if he tries to sta...Read More

Jessie Vargas: No One Will Care About Broner After I Beat Him

Jessie Vargas: No One Will Care About Broner After I Beat Him

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – From Jessie Vargas’ viewpoint, he is in perfect position to render Adrien Broner irrelevant. One more loss against a championship-caliber opponent, and Vargas figures even B...Read More

Last Ride For Nonito Donaire?

Last Ride For Nonito Donaire?

By Cliff Rold - Nonito Donaire has been around long enough to almost be forgotten. When it was announced the now 35-year old Donaire (38-4, 25 KO) would be facing 31-year old former unified Jr. feathe...Read More

Hardy: I Never Left Boxing, I Wanted To Be a Two-Sport Athlete

Hardy: I Never Left Boxing, I Wanted To Be a Two-Sport Athlete

By Thomas Gerbasi - Heather Hardy’s return to boxing after three mixed martial arts bouts isn’t like Michael Corleone getting dragged back into the family business in The Godfather III, but it’s close...Read More

Vargas: I'll Take Control Early, Take Charge of Broner Every Minute

Vargas: I'll Take Control Early, Take Charge of Broner Every Minute

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Jessie Vargas has been at this for a while. He's gotten paid to punch people for just short of 10 full years, has held world title belts in a pair of weight classes and was a mem...Read More

Frampton-Donaire, Bellew-Haye, Linares-Loma: Enjoy The Ride

Frampton-Donaire, Bellew-Haye, Linares-Loma: Enjoy The Ride

By Tris Dixon - IT does not always have to be about the next fight or the one afterwards. Sometimes it is just about the fight. Recently, Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder made their way by the respec...Read More

Gvozdyk's Arrival Can Help Define Ukraine’s Historical Success

Gvozdyk's Arrival Can Help Define Ukraine’s Historical Success

By Alexey Sukachev - With last month’s victory over Mehdi Amar to capture the WBC interim-light heavyweight title, Oleksandr Gvozdyk announced his formal arrival to growing circle of world champions. ...Read More

The Pros & Cons of Golovkin Fighting On May 5th

The Pros & Cons of Golovkin Fighting On May 5th

By Andreas Hale - We’re three weeks away from May 5th and Gennady Golovkin still doesn’t have an opponent thanks to Canelo Alvarez’ failed drug test and the inability to find a worthy opponent to fill...Read More

Ruben Villa: I Feel Like My Time is Kicking in Right Now

As the story goes, Ruben Villa got a trip to the boxing gym with his father for his fifth birthday. No bike, no toys? “I guess not,” Villa laughs. “I guess I was too hyper for all that.” Fifteen years...Read More

Burt Young Reflects on 'Rocky' Series, Career, 'Paulie' Character

Burt Young Reflects on 'Rocky' Series, Career, 'Paulie' Character

By Thomas Gerbasi - Several films into a budding acting career, Burt Young probably thought he was done with boxing when he was approached about appearing in a low-budget production about a club fight...Read More

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