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Victor Ortiz, Days Before Fight, Charged With Sexual Assault

Only days before his scheduled fight on Fox Sports 1, former world champion Victor Ortiz was charged with multiple counts of sexual assault. According to the Ventura County Star, Ortiz turned himself ...Read More

Gennady Golovkin Meets With Promoter, Discusses Future Plans

Tom Loeffler met with former middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin on Tuesday afternoon to discuss his future. On September 15th, Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) lost his WBA, IBO, WBC middleweight titles...Read More

Wilder's Manager Doubts Joshua Fight Will Happen in 2019

The heavyweight fight to make is the one between unified champion Anthony Joshua and WBC belt-holder Deontay Wilder. But Shelly Finkel, who advises Wilder, believes the chance of this match-up happeni...Read More

Canelo-GGG Rematch Earned Less $$$ From Tickets Than 1st Fight

The Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin rematch was a better fight than their first meeting. That thoroughly entertaining encounter did not, however, produce more revenue from tickets sales than their fir...Read More

Claressa Shields-Christina Hammer Set For 11/17 In Atlantic City

The long-discussed Claressa Shields-Christina Hammer fight finally has been scheduled. Showtime announced Tuesday that the women’s middleweight title bout between these unbeaten champions is set for N...Read More

Billy Joe Saunders Hit With £100,000 Fine By The BBBoC

The British Boxing Board of Control have moved swiftly and decisively by handing Billy Joe Saunders (26-0, 12 KOs) a £100,000 fine only a week after charging him with misconduct after a video surfaced...Read More

Usyk: One Reason We Agreed To Face Bellew - Is To Get Joshua!

WBC, IBF, WBO, WBA cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk (15-0, 11 KOs) is not exactly making it a secret that his overall game plan is to get his hands on Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KOs), who hol...Read More

Canelo Alvarez Receives Medical Clearance For December Fight

Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has received some positive news, with his doctor issuing a green light for a potential fight on December 15, according to ESPN Deportes. Last week, Canelo explained that he was l...Read More

Espinoza: Showtime Not Going Anywhere; Spending More $$$ In 2019

Stephen Espinoza recognizes the value in the increasing competition for broadcasting boxing. The more exposure the sport gets from other networks and streaming services, the better it ultimately will ...Read More

Hearn: Wilder Must Agree Now, We Won't Wait Until Fury Fight!

Anthony Joshua believes his long-awaited clash with fellow world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will take place as it would be "silly not to". But promoter Eddie Hearn has warned a deal must be a...Read More

Joshua Wants Wilder-Fury Winner April 13 at Wembley Stadium

Anthony Joshua stopped at Deontay Wilder when he was asked Saturday night to list the opponents he wants to fight next. The unbeaten British superstar also made it clear he is tired of discussing a he...Read More

Joshua's Promoter: We'll Try For The Deontay Wilder Fight Again

Eddie Hearn has said that he intends to go back to the negotiation table with the team of Deontay Wilder regarding a potential fight. The promoter of Anthony Joshua watched his man come through a firs...Read More

Canelo Vows Quick Return: I Want To Fight in December

Coming off the biggest win of his career, Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) is looking to return to the ring as soon as possible. Last Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in La...Read More

Wilder-Fury Announcement Next Week; Likely 12/1, Staples Center

The long-awaited announcement of the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury fight is imminent. Multiple sources informed on Friday that Wilder-Fury will be announced early next week. Their heavywei...Read More

Joshua Out-Weighs Povetkin By Almost 25 Pounds In London

The last time Alexander Povetkin fought a huge heavyweight champion, Wladimir Klitschko knocked him down four times and easily won a 12-round unanimous decision. The former WBA heavyweight title-holde...Read More

Hopkins: Canelo Flipped Script On Golovkin, Walked Him Down

Bernard Hopkins has no problem admitting he is biased in this instance. The legendary fighter from Philadelphia is a partner in Oscar De La Hoya’s company, which promotes Canelo Alvarez. And by beatin...Read More

Lomachenko-Pedraza Shifts To MSG on 12/8, New Plans For 12/1

Bob Arum has confirmed to that the lightweight unification bout between WBA titlist Vasyl Lomachenko and WBO belt-holder Jose Pedraza, originally scheduled for December 1st at the Foru...Read More

Charr Shocked as Positive Drug Tests Cancel Oquendo Fight

WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Manuel Charr will not defend his belt next week against American challenger Fres Oquendo after a 'suspect' doping test by the Syrian forced the fight to be cancelled...Read More

Arum Amused: I'd Be Conflicted If De La Hoya Ran Against Trump

LAS VEGAS – Bob Arum couldn’t help but laugh when he was asked if he would vote for Oscar De La Hoya in 2020. Arum, who promoted De La Hoya for much of the Hall-of-Fame fighter’s career, shook his hea...Read More

Canelo's Possible Return: December 15 Reserved at MSG, MGM

So what's next for Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) in the wake of his twelve round majority decision over Gennady Golovkin this past weekend at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas?...Read More