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McBride's Win May Land Title Shot

Kevin McBride, fresh from his upset win over Mike Tyson, may land a title shot against WBA heavyweight champion John "Quiet Man" Ruiz....Read More

Norris headlines International Hall's new class

Norris, a junior middleweight champion, headlined the International Boxing Hall of Fame's 16th annual induction class Sunday. Also inducted were two-time featherweight champion Bobby "Schoolboy" Chaco...Read More

Tszyu Fires Trainer Lewis over Hatton Loss

A popular trend in the sport of boxing continues. A fighter loses an important bout and looks for a scapegoat to blame for the loss. Tszyu has fired longtime friend and trainer Johnny Lewis. The two m...Read More

Hatton Willing To Rematch Tszyu, Options For Cotto and Corrales

IBF junior welterweight champion Ricky Hatton, fresh from his stunning victory over Kostya Tszyu, is willing to give Tszyu a rematch in Kostya's backyard of Australia. Hatton battered the former champ...Read More

Hopkins wants to fight Roy Jones in final bout

Middleweight champ Bernard Hopkins said Friday he wants to fight three more times, including once against the last man to beat him, before he retires in January....Read More

Golota To Be Given Another Chance, against Valuev

The Chicago Tribune reports that Andrew Golota will be given the opportunity to gain another title shot. Don King has apparently said that he will not give up on Andrew Golota and plans to put him in ...Read More

Report: Commission will investigate fight that injured flyweight Ruben Contreras

LOS ANGELES - A state commission will investigate a fight that ended in the sixth round when journeyman Mexican flyweight Ruben Contreras suffered a seizure, according to published reports....Read More

Roy Jones Planning a Return To The Ring

After ruling out a return to the ring on more then one occasion, it appears that Roy Jones is finally considering a return to the ring. The word going around Europe is that IBF light heavyweight champ...Read More

Trinidad-Wright Buyrate Exceeds Expectations

The buyrate numbers for this past Saturday’s pay per view matchup between Felix Trinidad and Winky Wright were announced earlier today by HBO Sports. The middleweight megabout generated nearly 510,000...Read More

Ricardo Williams Sentenced To 3 Years

CINCINNATI A former Olympic silver medal-winning boxer from Cincinnati was sentenced yesterday to three years in prison for his part in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine....Read More

Bernard Hopkins Comments on Trinidad's Loss, Possibility of Facing Wright

In a recent interview with Bernard Fernandez of the Philadelphia Daily News, Bernard Hopkins aired out his thoughts on Winky Wright, Trinidad's loss and what all of this means for his career. Hopki...Read More

Amir Khan Looking To Retire By 25

Amateur sensation Amir Khan will turn pro later this year against an opponent to be announced. Khan, who is only 18 years old, plans to retire from the sport at the young age of 25. Khan announced his...Read More

Trinidad Retires For Good, No Winky Rematch

The Puerto Rican press has confirmed that Felix "Tito" Trinidad has officially retired from the sport of boxing. This is the second time that Trinidad has retired, the first time being in 2002. Tr...Read More

Mayorga's Comeback in Trouble

Ricardo Mayorga will be retried on rape charges after an appeals court on Monday overturned an earlier decision that cleared the former welterweight champion. ...Read More

Calzaghe, Harrison, Pavlik, Moorer

Undefeated W.B.O. Super Middleweight champion Joe Calzaghe raised his impressive record to 39-0 by halting Mario Veit at 2:18 of the sixth round. It was Calzaghe's 31st KO won....Read More

Graham Earl Injured, Kevin Bennett Fight Postponed

British Lightweight Champion Graham Earl had to accept the postponement of his Title fight with Commonwealth Champion, Kevin Bennett on May 12th when a wrist injury forced him to suspend training for ...Read More

Naseem Hamed Arrested After Car Crash

Former boxing world champion Naseem Hamed was arrested Monday after he was involved in a car crash that left one man seriously injured. ...Read More

Hopkin and Taylor Finally A Done Deal

Middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins and undefeated challenger Jermain Taylor are one step closer to getting into the ring. ...Read More

Nevada Medical Board Turns Down Joe Mesi

It was decided by a panel of medical experts on Monday that the best recommendation for undefeated heavyweight Joe Mesi is to stop boxing. The Nevada Athletic Advisory Board voted unanimously to uphol...Read More

Klitschko To Get Surgery, Rahman Has To Wait

World heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko‘s title defense against American Hasim Rahman has been postponed until at least September, ESPN reported Monday. ...Read More