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Manny Pacquiao Aligns Himself With Al Haymon, Eyes Big Fights

In a move that could pave the way for a 2019 rematch with Floyd Mayweather, eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao has aligned himself with powerful adviser Al Haymon Haymon, who runs Premier B...Read More

Frank Warren Reacts To Saunders Denied License, MSAC Lawsuit

On Tuesday at a hearing the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission (MSAC) determined that it would not issue a licence to Billy Joe Saunders for him to defend his WBO World Middleweight title against...Read More

WBO Prez: I'll Recommend Saunders Be Suspended For 6 Months

World Boxing Organization President Francisco "Paco" Valcarcel has confirmed that Billy Joe Saunders is no longer the WBO middleweight world champion. “BJ Saunders has voluntarily vacated the WBO Midd...Read More

Andrade vs. Kautondokwa Now For Full WBO Title, Says Hearn

Eddie Hearn, promoter of Demetrius Andrade, was advised on Thursday that his boxer's upcoming bout with Walter Kautondokwa is now set for the vacant WBO world middleweight title - after initially bein...Read More

Victor Ortiz Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault Charges

As reported last month, former welterweight world champion Victor Ortiz was arrested on suspicion of rape in Oxnard, California. Ortiz turned himself in after authorities filed a felon...Read More

Billy Joe Saunders Denied a License, Can’t Fight Andrade

The Massachusetts State Athletic Commission voted Tuesday to deny Billy Joe Saunders’ application for a license to defend his WBO middleweight title against Demetrius Andrade on October 20 in Boston....Read More

Khan: Kell Brook Agreed To 147, 10-Pound Rehydration Clause

Amir Khan (33-4, 20 KOs) believes a fight with domestic rival Kell Brook (37-2, 26 KOs) will indeed happen - after both parties agreed on the weight clause. Earlier this year, the fight anticipated fi...Read More

Tyson Fury is Given Green Light By WBC For Deontay Wilder

According to World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, Tyson Fury has been cleared to fight for Deontay Wilder's WBC title after finally enrolling on their Clean Boxing Program....Read More

WBC Prez Slams Khabib vs. McGregor Brawl, Plans Code of Ethics

THE unsavoury aftermath of the anticipated UFC clash between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor has been called “horrible” by the head of the World Boxing Council. Mauricio Sulaiman condemned what...Read More

WBC Prez Talks Fury-VADA, Joshua Facing Winner, Whyte's Shot

WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman is applying pressure on Tyson Fury to hurry up and enrol in VADA testing ahead of his December 1 fight with Deontay Wilder in Los Angeles. The controversial heavyweight...Read More

Hearn on Canelo, Pacquiao, GGG: Confident I'll Sign One of Them

It's no secret that promoter Eddie Hearn is looking to sign marquee names to feature on DAZN. And two notable names who are currently unattached in terms of a network are Gennady Golovkin and Manny P...Read More

WBA Prez is Overjoyed With Canelo's Decision To Face Fielding

Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, the President of the World Boxing Association (WBA), is overjoyed with Canelo Alvarez's decision to make the leap to super middleweight to challenge WBA "regular" super middlew...Read More

Canelo-Fielding: DAZN is Definitely in The Running, Says Hearn

With the rather surprising news that unified middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez would be moving up in weight to face WBA 'regular' super middleweight titlist, Rocky Fielding, on December 15th...Read More

Canelo vs. Fielding: All Networks, Platforms in Play, Says Gomez

In what was a rather surprising announcement, middleweight champion, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs), announced on Twitter that he would be facing WBA 'regular' super middleweight titlist, Rock...Read More

Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding on December 15 at MSG

Rocky Fielding will be in action Stateside before the end of the year. The WBA ‘regular’ super-middleweight champion will defend his crown against Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on December 15. "I'm very excit...Read More

De La Hoya: Trilogy Fight With Golovkin Will Be Canelo's Call

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya has made it clear that Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) will have the final word on whether or not a trilogy fight takes place with Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, ...Read More

Crawford's Coach: We Want Spence, Biggest Name For Us at 147

Brian McIntyre didn’t mince words Thursday. Terence Crawford’s manager/trainer applied pressure on Crawford’s promoter, Top Rank Inc., to do whatever’s necessary to make the fights Crawford wants most...Read More

Hearn Makes "Improved" Wilder-Joshua Offer, Asks For Meeting

Eddie Hearn made a brief stop by the WBC convention in Kiev today to make the case for his fighters at the mandatory contender meetings. Who spoke on behalf of his heavyweight, Dillian Whyte, who sits...Read More

WBC Grants Canelo Voluntary Defense, Then Charlo-Golovkin Winner

The WBC announced during its convention Wednesday in Kiev, Ukraine, that Canelo Alvarez can make a voluntary defense of its middleweight title in his next fight. Mexico’s Alvarez is expected to make t...Read More

Espinoza: Golden Boy Knows Showtime 'Very Interested' In Canelo

NEW YORK – Stephen Espinoza has made an aggressive pitch to Canelo Alvarez’s team. All Showtime’s president for sports and event programming can do now is wait for Alvarez, Oscar De La Hoya and Golden...Read More