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Lomachenko-Linares Does Big Rating For ESPN

Top Rank Boxing on ESPN won the night for combat sports last night. Not only did the Linares vs. Lomanchenko main event draw a 1.0 metered market rating, making it cable television’s highest-rated fig...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko on Return: Never Say Never, Things Change

Wladimir Klitschko (64-5, 53 KOs), the former WBO, WBA, IBO, IBF heavyweight champion, is refusing to rule out the idea of a potential return to the ring. Klitschko, 42-years-old, ruled the weight div...Read More

Eddie Hearn Says No Pay-Per-View on His New Platform

Earlier this afternoon in New York City, Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Sports announced a landmark deal that will see them put on 16 cards (per year) over the next years beginning this September for eight...Read More

Eddie Hearn, Perform Group Reveal Details of '$1 Billion' Venture

Matchroom Boxing, a world leading boxing promoter, and Perform Group, the digital leader in global sports media, have today announced the creation of a landmark $1billion joint venture and the biggest...Read More

Gomez: Canelo Will Start Testing Once Deal’s Done for GGG Fight

Gomez: Canelo Will Start Testing Once Deal’s Done for GGG Fight

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – Gennady Golovkin and his handlers want to know when Canelo Alvarez will resume testing for performance-enhancing drugs. They slammed the suspended superstar before and after...Read More

Kovalev vs. Alvarez Finalized For August 4th in Atlantic City has been advised that a date and venue has been finalized for the light heavyweight showdown between WBO world champion Sergey Kovalev and undefeated challenger Eleider Alvarez....Read More

Callum Johnson Accepts IBF Title Shot Against Artur Beterbiev

Callum Johnson looks to be next in line for a shot at the world title. The Boston light-heavyweight, who knocked out Frank Buglioni in the opening round at the O2 Arena in London back in March to add ...Read More

Rodriguez, Burnett, Tete All Set For Bantamweight WBSS

Emmanuel Rodriguez picked up a world title just last weekend –– and he is already in line for multi-million-dollar paydays. The Puerto Rican, who is undefeated in 18 contests with 12 early, outpointed...Read More

Lomachenko vs. Pacquiao Still Possible For 2018, Explains Arum

Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) will look to become a three-time world champion by taking the title from WBA lightweight belt-holder Jorge Linares on Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden in New ...Read More

Mayweather Firm: If I Return it's MMA, But Right Now I'm Retired

As previously reported on, former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather (50-0, 27 KOs) is currently on a tour of of Asia. Mayweather, 41-years-old, retired from the ring last A...Read More

Golovkin, Promoter Intrigued By Idea of Fighting Murata in Japan

CARSON, California – If Gennady Golovkin fights an opponent other than Canelo Alvarez next, his most profitable option probably would require a transpacific trip. Tom Loeffler, Golovkin’s promoter, an...Read More

Barry Hearn Wants Joshua To Delay Wilder Fight, Explains Why

Anthony Joshua should consider waiting 12 months before fighting Deontay Wilder in a world heavyweight title unification fight, according to Barry Hearn. However, veteran promoter Hearn will stay out ...Read More

Matthysse: Pacquiao Aged - No Longer as Fast or Explosive

WBA 'regular' welterweight world champion Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs) does not believe eight division beltholder Manny Pacquiao (59-7-2, 38 KOs) is the same fighter who terrorized the sport a decad...Read More

Martirosyan: Now I See Why Canelo's Eating That Kind of Meat!

CARSON, California – Vanes Martirosyan had a sense of humor about being brutally knocked out by Gennady Golovkin late Saturday night. Martirosyan made the extremely costly mistake of trying to slug it...Read More

Bellew Vows: I Will Knock Andre Ward Out! I Will Beat Him!

Tony Bellew (30-2-1, 20 KOs) is gunning for a showdown with former super middleweight and light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs), who retired last year. Ward has not fought since stopped...Read More

Golovkin: Canelo Rematch Has "10%" Chance of Happening

This September, we may or may not get the anticipated rematch between IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. The two boxers were set to ...Read More

Joshua-Wilder: Hearn Reveals Postitive Talks, 70% Chance of Deal

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs), has revealed that his most recent discussions to make a showdown with WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0...Read More

Arum: Pacquiao Wanted Pay-Per-View For Matthysse Fight

On July 14th at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao will challenge Lucas Matthysse for the 'regular' WBA welterweight title. Pacquiao last fought o...Read More

Canelo-Golovkin: Both Sides Plan To Meet, Discuss Fall Rematch

This weekend was supposed to be the anticipated rematch between unified middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, and Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez - but that fight was scuttled as the Mexican...Read More

GGG: Look at Hopkins; My Record's Much Bigger, Stronger at 160!

If Gennady Golovkin beats Vanes Martirosyan on Saturday night, he’ll tie Bernard Hopkins’ middleweight record by making a 20th consecutive defense of one of his 160-pound titles. The potential tie not...Read More