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Arum: Mayweather Wouldn’t Have Gone For KO Like Crawford

OMAHA, Nebraska – What impressed Bob Arum most about Terence Crawford’s performance Saturday night was that Crawford wasn’t content to beat Jose Benavidez Jr. on points. An aggressive Crawford finishe...Read More

Kautondokwa's Promoter Expects Saunders To Bounce Back

After chasing a top opponent for over one and a half years, middleweight contender Walter Kautondokwa has finally reached his goal and will step into the ring in a world title fight this coming Saturd...Read More

Zolani Tete Hopes Mayweather Sr. Will Provide Boost in WBSS

As previously reported, WBO bantamweight champion Zolani Tete will now be trained by veteran coach Floyd Mayweather Sr. This past weekend in Russia, Tete advanced in the opening round ...Read More

Kell Brook Aims For December Fight, No Issue With 147 For Khan

Former world champion Kell Brook is hoping to return to the ring on a date in December. Brook wants to fight on December 15, as part of the Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding card at Madison Square Gar...Read More

WBC Prez: Canelo Shut Mouths, Showed He's Better Than GGG!

As previously reported on, Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) officially received his WBC middleweight world title on Monday at Museo Soumaya in Mexico City. Canelo captured the title las...Read More

Dmitry Bivol vs. Jean Pascal in Play For November 24

According to TVA Sports and The Montreal Journal, a deal has been reached for Jean Pascal to challenge WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol on November 24 in Atlantic City. Their clash will be ...Read More

Dorticos' Coach Confident Second Time is The Charm in WBSS

Eric "El Tigre" Castanos, the head trainer of Cuban cruiserweight banger Yunier Dorticos (22-1, 21 KOs), is confident that his boxer will conquer the second season of the World Boxing Super Series cru...Read More

Miguel Roman Training Hard, Confident of Shocking Berchelt

World Boxing Council super featherweight champion Miguel "Alacran" Berchelt and Miguel "Mickey" Roman clash at the Don Haskins Center stadium on November 3 in open warfare....Read More

Jaime Munguia Eyes December Fight, Takeshi Inoue is Possible

WBO junior middleweight world champion Jaime Munguia (31-0, 26 KOs) is still planning to fight for the fourth time in 2018. According to the 22-year-old boxer, his next fight will take place on Decemb...Read More

Josh Taylor: Postol Gave Me Test I Needed, I'll Win The WBSS

Josh Taylor is reaping the benefits of home comforts as he prepares for his tilt at the World Boxing Super Series. WBC silver champion Taylor faces unbeaten American Ryan Martin in Glasgow on November...Read More

Artur Beterbiev vs. Joe Smith in Play, Says Michel

According to Yvon Michel, promoter for IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev, the next fight for his boxer would take place on a date in December. And the opponent is almost certain to be Joe...Read More

Hearn: We Want Wilder, We're Consistently Making The Effort

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KOs), is back in talks for a potential unification with WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs)....Read More

Bellew: I 100% Believe That I Will Take Oleksandr Usyk Apart!

Tony Bellew (30-2-1, 20 KOs) is not intimidated by his role as a massive underdog, when he challenges IBF, WBA, WBC, WBO cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk (15-0, 11 KOs). The fight is set fo...Read More

Mayweather Reacts To Khabib: CBS, SHO - Get The Checkbook!

As previously reported, UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has taken a page out of Conor McGregor's playbook and issued a challenge to undefeated five division world champion Floyd Maywe...Read More

Shakur Stevenson Wants Josh Warrington Sooner Than Later

OMAHA, Nebraska – Shakur Stevenson believes his performance Saturday night indicated how he’d fare versus Lee Selby. The undefeated featherweight prospect just hopes he gets the chance to prove it. St...Read More

Bob Arum: I Don't Believe There's An Al Haymon; He's Fictional

OMAHA, Nebraska – Bob Arum is confident that, if given the opportunity to meet again with Al Haymon, they can come to an agreement to make a Terence Crawford-Errol Spence Jr. fight a reality. They did...Read More

Team Kautondokwa Praise Ruling on Saunders, Andrade Shot

Last Tuesday was a long day filled with excitement for Walter Kautondokwa and his team. As being rated No. 2 by the WBO at middleweight, the unbeaten fighter was waiting patiently in his native Windho...Read More

Frampton Open To Gary Russell, Smiles at Warrington's Style

Two division world champion Carl Frampton (26-1, 15 KOs) is hungry to reclaim a world title. He gets the opportunity on December 22, when he faces undefeated IBF featherweight world champion Josh Warr...Read More

Zolani Tete To Be Trained By Floyd Mayweather Sr.

According to Sowetan Live, WBO bantamweight champion Zolani Tete will now be trained by veteran coach Floyd Mayweather Sr. This past weekend in Russia, Tete advanced in the opening round of the World ...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: I'll Prove I'm Still #1, I'll Knock Gvozdyk Out!

Although he may be in his forties and fought to a majority draw against Badou Jack in the spring, once-beaten Adonis Stevenson is determined to show everyone that he's still the top fighter at light h...Read More