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Wilder: I Promise You, Have Patience, Joshua Fight Will Happen

Deontay Wilder promised a highly anticipated fight against Anthony Joshua would happen, but he called for fans to remain patient. Wilder needed just 137 seconds to knock out Dominic Breazeale and reta...Read More

Hearn: Wilder's Win Impressive, Joshua Fight Must Happen Next

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, was very impressed by what he saw on Saturday night. WBC world champion Deontay Wilder demolished mandatory challenger...Read More

Deontay Wilder Could Be Ringside For Joshua vs. Ruiz at MSG

Deontay Wilder brutally knocked out Dominic Breazeale in the first round of their grudge match Saturday night to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title. Wilder, who has one of the mos...Read More

Figueroa-Ugas Added To Pacquiao-Thurman Undercard July 20

Another interesting welterweight fight has been added to the Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman card. Multiple sources have informed that Omar Figueroa will face Yordenis Ugas on July 20 in ...Read More

Dillian Whyte Tears Apart The WBC Over Wilder-Breazeale

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte has verbally lashed out at the World Boxing Council - over their decision to make Dominic Breazeale the mandatory challenger to WBC world champion Deontay Wilder. W...Read More

Deontay Wilder: Nobody Believes Breazeale; He’s An Uppity Negro

NEW YORK – Deontay Wilder watched in disbelief Thursday as Dominic Breazeale predicted he’ll beat Wilder into retirement Saturday night. The undefeated knockout artist scoffed at Breazeale’s tough tal...Read More

Canelo Can Seek Exception for Next Title Defense, Per IBF

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez is free and clear to fight whomever he chooses for his next fight. Within reason and still by sanctioning body rules, mind you. The reigning World middleweight champion—fresh off...Read More

Canelo-Derevyanchenko Mandatory Formally Ordered By IBF

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez insisted throughout the buildup to his middleweight title unification win over Daniel Jacobs that his 2019 campaign is geared towards collecting all of the belts. That claim-and ...Read More

Mikey Garcia-Danny Garcia Late Summer Fox PPV in Talks

Summertime will belong to the welterweights—and Fox Sports. The latest development in the 147-pound sweepstakes calls for an all-Garcia pairing between former two-division titlist Danny Garcia and for...Read More

Kubrat Pulev Suspension Extended For Post-Fight Misconduct

Kubrat Pulev is not quite free and clear to resume his boxing career. The heavyweight contender from Bulgaria saw his suspension extended by the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) during the ...Read More

Tyson Fury To WBC: I'll Fight Whyte - But Only For Diamond Title!

Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte insist they are willing to fight later this year. Last week, Fury shot down a potential eliminator against Whyte, but now he's changed his mind. The World Boxing Council l...Read More

Marquez To De La Hoya: I'm Firm - Jacobs Beat Canelo 115-113!

Former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez is very firm on his scoring of the recent Cinco De Mayo encounter. Two weeks ago, Marquez was working ringside in Las Vegas and watched his coun...Read More

Arum Will Call on Public Boycott To Force Joshua To Face Fury

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, who co-promotes Tyson Fury, believes a massive UK showdown with Anthony Joshua is possible for 2020. Making that contest is easier said than done, because both boxers have con...Read More

Fury To Critics: Schwarz, Ruiz, Breazeale Pretty Much The Same

Tyson Fury shakes his head at the critics who are downplaying his upcoming opponent, unbeaten Tom Schwarz of Germany. Fury will make his Las Vegas debut on June 15, when he faces Schwarz at the MGM Gr...Read More

Canelo-Jacobs Generates Nearly $8.7 Million, 15,730 Ticket Sold

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez continues to serve as among the most bankable boxing stars in the world—even if his latest returns pale in comparison to his own lofty standards. The reigning World middleweight ...Read More

Luis Ortiz's Coach Claims Hearn is Not Telling The Whole Story

In the last few weeks, Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz has taken a lot of heat for allegedly taking a pass on a June 1 clash with IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO world champion Anthony Joshua. Joshua's camp was looki...Read More

Jarrett Hurd: There is a Rematch Clause - I'm Going For It!

FAIRFAX, Va. - Julian Williams unanimously outpointed Jarrett Hurd on Saturday night at EagleBank Arena in front of the defending champ’s home fans to take the IBF, WBA and IBO super welterweight titl...Read More

Pacquiao vs. Thurman: Neither Boxer Can Afford a Loss

As recently reported on, eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao and Keith Thurman will fight for World Boxing Association welterweight supremacy on July 20. Pacquiao, 40, is comi...Read More

Manny Pacquiao vs. Keith Thurman Official, July 20 on PPV

It was officially announced on FOX that a deal was finalized for a welterweight battle between Keith Thurman and Manny Pacquiao. The FOX Sports pay-per-view fight will take place on July 20th....Read More

Harold Lederman Passes Away From Cancer, 79-Years-old

Harold Lederman, best known as the unofficial scorekeeper for HBO Boxing, passed away at the age of 79-years-old. Veteran promoter Lou DiBella confirmed that Lederman passed away after a long battle ...Read More