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Jose Pedraza Aims To Close The Year With a Fight in December

Jose 'Sniper' Pedraza hopes to secure the opportunity to fight for a third championship belt, but he could have to wait a while amid the pandemic and the busy schedule in the junior welterweight divis

Khongsong: Josh Taylor Is The Best At 140, I Will Beat Him To Become The Best

Apinun Khongsong feels like he’s been here before—and it only heightens his belief in walking away with the biggest win of his career when all is said and done. The 24-year old junior welterweight fro

Jermell Charlo's Trainer: Rosario's Upset Was More About Julian Williams Than Him

UNCASVILLE, Connecticut – Derrick James didn’t dismiss Jeison Rosario’s career-changing accomplishment. Jermell Charlo’s trainer just considers Rosario’s upset of Julian Williams more a reflection of

Russian Standouts Kovalchuk, Sharifov Sign With Queensberry Poland

True to its word, Queensberry Poland has hit the ground running in scooping up blue chip prospects. The newly formed promotional company–headed by Mariusz Krawczynski and Francis Warren—has signed a

DiBella: Derevyanchenko Deserves Fair Shake; I Want The Right Guy To F--king Win!

UNCASVILLE, Connecticut – Lou DiBella is concerned about the possibility of judges shorting Sergiy Derevyanchenko again. The veteran promoter is convinced Derevyanchenko did enough to win his grueling

Ben Davison on Expanding Profile After Split With Tyson Fury

It turned out that splitting with Tyson Fury was far from the end for Ben Davison. At 27, Davison is one of the most in-demand trainers in boxing right now. He spent the first half of this year workin

Memo Heredia Very Impressed With Casimero's Camp For Micah

WBO bantamweight champion John Riel Casimero (29-4) will finally step in the ring on Saturday night at the Mohegan Sun in Connecticut when he faces unbeaten challenger Duke Micah (24-0). The fight wi

Brandon Moore Looks To Stay Busy, Move Fast in Pro Ranks

Former Top 5 ranked amateur Brandon Moore has hit the ground running as a professional, despite Moore and his team have to face the obstacles presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Joshua Would Vacate a Belt in Order To Land Fury, Says Hearn

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, WBO, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, believes his boxer would vacate one of his world titles in order to finalize a deal to fight WBC champion Tyson Fury i

Michael Zerafa Rejects Tim Tszyu Clash Due To Money

The managers of Michael Zerafa have declined an offer for their charge to fight Tim Tszyu at the end of year in what would be a blockbuster fight down under. Zerafa's managers Sam Labruna and Brendan

Mike Tyson Would Embrace Exhibition Fight With Anthony Joshua

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson would embrace the scenario of facing Anthony Joshua in an exhibition fight for charity. Tyson, 54-years-old, is scheduled to return to the ring on Nov

Katie Taylor vs. Miriam Gutierrez in Play For November

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, WBA, WBC, WBO lightweight champion Katie Taylor, indicates that her next fight will be a mandatory defense against unbeaten Miriam Gutierrez. Gutierrez, who holds the WB

Rosario: This Victory Will Be For Sampson Lewkowicz, The Real Champion

It’s not at all a stretch to suggest that awaiting Jeison Rosario is the toughest fight of his career. Still, it will pale in comparison to the battle endured by his longtime promoter, Sampson Lewkowi

Daniel Roman: Going To Steal The Show And Do What's Possible For Me To Win

Anyone expecting a different fight than any other provided by Daniel Roman will be among the few in the room to be left disappointed. Everyone else can expect yet another Fight of the Year entrant. Th

Memo Heredia Impressed With Lobo Torres, Will Make TMT Debut in November

It was recently announced that hard hitting super lightweight prospect Jean Carlos "Lobo" Torres (18-0 14 KOs) signed a promotional contract with Floyd Mayweather's Mayweather Promotions. He is manage

Pedraza: If Not A Title Shot Next, I Respectfully Request A Rematch With Zepeda

The worst part about his last ring loss for Jose Pedraza was having to sit on the setback for nearly 10 months while awaiting his next opportunity to surface. Now that the former two-division titlist

Lubin's Coach: We Are Ready To Fight The Charlo-Rosario Winner Next

Erickson "The Hammer" Lubin (23-1) picked up his 5th win a row Saturday night when he defeated Terrell Gausha (21-2-1) at the Mohegan Sun Hotel and Casino in Connecticut in their super welterweight cl

Matthysse Jr. Makes Pro Debut on Oct 24 in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Argentina middleweight Walter “El Nino Terrible” Matthysse Jr. Is set to make his pro debut on Saturday, October 24, at the Coliseu Boxing Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil. It is the evening in which Samps

Dorticos: I Came Back To WBSS To Win It All, No Matter Who Or Where I Had To Fight

The 15-month wait for this moment to arrive hasn’t at all dulled the enthusiasm of Yuniel Dorticos. Despite two postponements, a six-month delay and a venue change due the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

Aaron Alameda: You'll Really See What I’m Made Of Against Luis Nery

Aaron Alameda realizes he’ll take a steep leap in competition Saturday night. Alameda admitted during a virtual press conference recently that he hasn’t fought anyone remotely close to the caliber of