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Roy Jones To Return Against Antonio Tarver

Antonio Tarver is fully ready for the upcoming bout and is planning to fight at his best to prove that he did not knock Jones out with a lucky punch....Read More

Hopkins Appeal Denied was just informed by sources in the Taylor camp that Bernard Hopkins' appeal of his split decision loss of the undisputed world middleweight championship to Jermain Taylor last Saturda...Read More

Calvin Brock Set To Tie The Knot

I was just informed by Main Events that on Saturday, July 23, undefeated heavyweight contender Calvin Brock will tie the knot. Calvin will marry Yolanda Warren, a 24-year-old student at Duke Universit...Read More

James Toney Given The Green Light

Steve Springer of the LA Times reports that based on the results of the latest urinalysis test of James Toney, the New York State Athletic Commission has declared him drug free and plan to lift his su...Read More

Hopkins-Taylor Does 350K Buys

Mark Taffet of HBO Sports has announced that this past Saturday night's Bernard Hopkins vs. Jermain Taylor pay per view has generated an estimated 350,000 pay-per-view purchases between cable and sate...Read More

Ouma's Promoter Blames Lack of Training For Loss

In a recent article by Bernard Fernandez, Kassim Ouma's co-promoter J Russell Peltz blamed a late night lifestyle and lack of proper training for Ouma's shocking loss to 4 ½-1 underdog Roman Karmazin ...Read More

ESPN Close To Aquiaring Contender

It was reported on MSNBC that ESPN is very close to acquiring the rights for the second season of “The Contender,” the Mark Burnett-Sylvester Stallone boxing reality series that drew poor ratings on N...Read More

Hopkins, Taylor go face to face

Thirty hours before they face off for the undisputed middleweight title, Bernard Hopkins and Jermain Taylor got face to face for a shouting match at Friday's weigh-in....Read More

Taylor Says He Can Keep Up With Hopkins

Jermain Taylor believes he can keep up with Bernard Hopkins' fists. ...Read More

Late boxer's body returned to Mexico

The body of a Mexican boxer who died after being knocked out during a bout in Las Vegas was returned to Mexico early Thursday....Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Lose IBF Court Battle

United States District Court Judge (District of New Jersey) William J. Martini has denied Wladimir Klitschko's application for preliminary injunctive relief against the International Boxing Federation...Read More

Vitali Klitschko Expected To Fight Calvin Brock Next

It was reported by Baltimore Sun staff writer Lem Satterfield that WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko is expected to finalize a contract to face undefeated heavyweight prospect Calvin Brock in ...Read More

Julian "Mr. KO" Letterlough Shot Dead

It was reported by the local news stations in Pennsylvania that light heavyweight Julian "Mr. KO" Letterlough was murdered yesterday night. Early reports suggest that Letterlough was shot at close ran...Read More

Boxer Dies After Vegas Fight

Boxer Martin Sanchez of Mexico died a day after he was knocked out in a super lightweight bout by Rustam Nugaev of Russia....Read More

Gatti-Mayweather brings in $15.3 million

Floyd Mayweather's dominating win over Arturo Gatti was bought by some 340,000 households on HBO pay-per-view, the company said Wednesday. ...Read More

Corrales-Castillo 2, Close To Done Deal for October 8

It is being reported by boxing writer Dan Rafael, that a rematch between Diego Corrales (40-2, 33 KOs) and Jose Luis Castillo (52-7-1, 46 KOs) is almost a done deal for the fall. The bout will take pl...Read More

Jorge Castro Injured in Car Crash

Former world champion Jorge Castro of Argentina was seriously injured in a car crash near Buenos Aires. He suffered injuries to his knee and ribs. Castro is a veteran of 142 professional fights. He sp...Read More

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