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Harrison-Charlo Rematch Ordered, New Final Eliminator Too

Last month, Tony Harrison dethroned World Boxing Council super welterweight world champion Jermell Charlo with a controversial unanimous decision at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Previously unbeate...Read More

Demetrius Andrade vs. Billy Joe Saunders Ordered By WBO

The World Boxing Organization has ordered a mandatory fight between WBO middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade and ex-beltholder Billy Joe Saunders. The sanctioning body issued the order on Tuesday a...Read More

Charr Wins Appeal, Reinstated As WBA Titlist; Box-Off To Follow

Thanks to a loophole, Manuel Charr will get to keep his portion of the World Boxing Association (WBA) title—as well as plans for an oft-rescheduled clash with Fres Oquendo, as part of a four-man tourn...Read More

Kovalev Asks Fans 'Not To Make Hasty Conclusions On Situation'

Sergey Kovalev offered his first public response Monday since TMZ reported Friday that the former light heavyweight champion faces a felony assault charge for allegedly punching a woman in June. Accor...Read More

Claressa Shields: Anybody Who Thinks Broner Won is Crazy!

Two-time Olympic gold medal winner and unified world champion Claressa Shields was shaking her head while watching Manny Pacquiao dominate Adrien Broner over twelve rounds, as he retained his WBA "reg...Read More

Jacobs Inks New Deal With Hearn, Three Fight Deal With DAZN

Daniel Jacobs says he’s thrilled to have has signed a three-fight deal with Matchroom Boxing USA and DAZN – with the first fight of the deal a blockbuster World Middleweight unification showdown with ...Read More

Canelo Alvarez vs. Daniel Jacobs Finalized For May 4

Boxing's biggest star will take a step closer to becoming undisputed champion as Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) defends his WBC, WBA, Lineal and Ring Magazine Middleweight World Titles in a 12-round ...Read More

Hearn Prepared To Win Purse Bid For Wilder-Fury Rematch

You can count Eddie Hearn among the promoters keeping a close eye on the progress of current talks for a rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury. The formal announcement from the World Boxing Co...Read More

Luis Ortiz To Face Christian Hammer, March 2 At Barclays

Just because Luis Ortiz is the oldest current heavyweight contender, it hardly means he can’t also be the most active. The 39-year old Miami-based Cuban southpaw is set for what will be his 5th fight ...Read More

Wilder-Fury Rematch: Purse Bid Set For February 5, 60-40 Split

Consistent with the WBC Board of governors voting regarding the direct rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder and challenger Tyson Fury, the WBC is hereby notifying both camps that the free negot...Read More

Arum: Haymon Only Promoter Who Won't Work With Others

Bob Arum couldn’t have been more pleased to have delivered the type of big fight his star welterweight pupil, Terence Crawford had long craved. The Hall of Fame promoter and his Top Rank team were abl...Read More

Amir Khan: Hearn is Pissed Off, But I Control My Own Destiny

Former world champion Amir Khan is not bothered that his own promoter, Eddie Hearn, is angered by the Bolton boxer's decision to bypass a domestic blockbuster with Kell Brook. Hearn, who promotes Broo...Read More

Arum: Crawford is Best Welterweight Since Sugar Ray Leonard

Amir Khan will challenge the outstanding WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford on April 20. The 32-year-old rejected terms to finally meet his rival Kell Brook to instead pursue one of the world'...Read More

Hearn Rips 'Geezer' Lennox Lewis For 'Talking Sh*t' on Joshua

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, has lashed out at former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis. Hearn says he's fed up with some of the stateme...Read More

Kell Brook-Jeff Horn: Duco Confirms Offer Made For UK Clash

Even with Amir Khan moving on to a spring showdown versus Terence Crawford, it appears as if Kell Brook won’t be left empty-handed for very long. The services of the former welterweight titlist from S...Read More

Golden Boy Prez Not So Sure Golovkin Wants Canelo Trilogy

Over the weekend, Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya directed his company president, Eric Gomez, to begin immediate negotiations to stage a trilogy encounter between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and ...Read More

Canelo vs. Golovkin Trilogy Targeted For May 4, Says De La Hoya

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya has directed his company president, Eric Gomez, to begin immediate negotiations to stage a trilogy encounter between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady Golovk...Read More

Andy Ruiz Inks Agreement With Al Haymon, Heads To PBC has been advised by sources that heavyweight contender Andy Ruiz (31-1, 20 KOs) has signed on with powerful adviser Al Haymon. Haymon works with well over a 100 other fighters and is t...Read More

Crawford-Khan Press Conferences Next Week; Venue Still Not Set

The promotion of the Terence Crawford-Amir Khan pay-per-view fight will get underway next week. has learned that Crawford and Khan will appear at press conferences Tuesday in London an...Read More

Mayweather, Pacquiao Come Face To Face at Clippers Game

Fans thought they were watching a replay of 2015, when career rivals Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather came face to face in Los Angeles. Both were present during an NBA game on Tuesday, as they sat ...Read More