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Pacquiao vs. Matthysse: Golden Boy Prez Eager To Make a Deal

In a recent article on BoxingScene.com, Manny Pacquiao's trainer, Freddie Roach, embraces the idea of his fighter facing WBA 'regular' welterweight world champion Lucas Matthysse. Matthysse (39-4, 36 ...Read More

Dorticos-Gassiev For Full WBA Belt, Lebedev 'Champion in Recess'

The World Boxing Association (WBA) granted a special permit to Yunier Dorticos, current "regular" cruiserweight champion of the body, to unify his belt against Murat Gassiev, International Boxing Fede...Read More

Mayweather, SHO's Espinoza To Meet, Discuss Topic of MMA Fight

Former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather is heading to Minnesota where he's set to meet with Showtime Sports head honcho Stephen Espinoza. And according to Espinoza, the two of them will d...Read More

Thurman Shreds Danny Garcia For Saying He Won Their Fight

WBC, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) is a bit annoyed with some of the recent comments that are being made by former two division world champion Danny Garcia (31-1, 19 KOs). Las...Read More

Amir Khan to Fight Phil Lo Greco In Comeback Bout April 21

Phil LoGreco has agreed to fight Amir Khan in Khan’s comeback bout April 21 in Liverpool, England. Canada’s Lo Greco was concerned when the fight was offered to him because Khan wanted it to be contes...Read More

Keith Thurman: Two Fights - Then I'm Ready For Errol Spence!

WBC, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) wants to use 2018 to shake off the rust from his extended layoff. Thurman was last in the ring back in March of 2017, when he won a twelve r...Read More

Arum: Why Wouldn't I Make Terence Crawford vs. Errol Spence?

Promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank takes issue with anyone who thinks that he will be hesitant in making a match-up between his client Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs), and current IBF welterweight titlist ...Read More

WBC: Mikey Garcia, Jorge Linares Must Start Talks on March 12

The World Boxing Council has issued a new order, which directs WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) and mandatory challenger Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) to begin negotiations on March...Read More

Manny Pacquiao's Return is Set? Mike Alvarado Rumored as Foe

So is Manny Pacquiao's return to the ring solidified for the spring? "I don't want to say what I shouldn't say," said Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum, who was careful in choosing his words to BoxingScene...Read More

SHO's Espinoza Explains Thurman-TBA, Stevenson-Jack Double

It was announced by Showtime that on May 19th, Keith Thurman is making his return to the ring in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclay Center - making the first defense of his unified WBC, WBA welterweigh...Read More

Porter, Russell, Joshua-Parker Also in Play For Showtime Schedule

While there were over two dozen boxers in attendance at Cipriani's in New York City on Wednesday as Showtime announced their upcoming boxing schedule, it doesn't mean that some of those who were absen...Read More

Broner-Figueroa, Stevenson-Jack, Lara-Hurd Set For Showtime

NEW YORK – Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza was preparing to announce much of the network’s boxing schedule through June during a unique event Wednesday afternoon at a restaurant in Manhattan....Read More

Stephen Espinoza Promoted To Sports & Event Programming Prez

It was announced earlier today by Showtime President and CEO David Nevins, that Stephen Espinoza has been promoted to President of Sports and Event Programming. In his new position, he will report to ...Read More

Andre Ward Hints at Comeback? At Higher Weight?

Former unified super middleweight and light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) has made some interesting late night tweets that got people talking. The first tweet, was Ward discussing tha...Read More

Errol Spence vs. Carlos Ocampo Ordered By The IBF

The IBF seemingly made Errol Spence Jr.’s decision on his next opponent for him. According to a story posted by ESPN.com on Tuesday, the New Jersey-based sanctioning organization has ordered Spence to...Read More

Gvozdyk vs. Amar For WBC Interim-Title on March 17, ESPN

So what's the latest with light heavyweight contender Oleksandr Gvozdyk, who was scheduled to face Elieder Alvarez for the right to face the winner of the bout between WBC light heavyweight champion A...Read More

Billy Joe Saunders vs. Martin Murray on April 14, O2 Arena

The fight is part of a world title double header as Terry Flanagan steps up in weight to face Maurice Hooker for the WBO super lightweight championship. Billy Joe Saunders will defend his WBO world mi...Read More

Tyson Fury To Regain His License To Box From BBBoC

Tyson Fury has had the suspension lifted on his British Boxing Board of Control licence. The 29-year-old former world heavyweight champion had been out of the ring since dethroning Wladimir Klitschko ...Read More

Roach: I Love Pacquiao-Lomachenko; Crawford Too Big, Young!

NEW YORK – Freddie Roach would much rather have Manny Pacquiao fight Vasyl Lomachenko than Terence Crawford. Pacquiao said earlier this week that he wants to fight Lomachenko. Unfortunately for Pacqui...Read More

NSAC Suspends Ogawa for Failed PED Test, Farmer Result in Doubt

Kenichi Ogawa’s win against Tevin Farmer became even more suspicious Thursday. Ogawa’s win was already considered controversial because Farmer out-boxed him, only to lose a 12-round split decision Dec...Read More

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