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Estrada Vows: Menayothin Will NOT Tie Mayweather's 50-0!

BANGKOK, Thailand -- Panamanian challenger Leroy Estrada arrived in Thailand today (April 25) ahead of this May 2 battle against undefeated WBC Minimumweight world champion Wanheng Menayothin (49-0),...Read More

Warren: Saunders' Domination of Lemieux Scared Off Golovkin

Billy Joe Saunders believes he is a “level above” Martin Murray but says their world title fight will show how he compares to knockout king Gennady Golovkin. WBO middleweight champion Saunders, who is...Read More

Keith Thurman Plans to Return From Hand Injury 'This Summer'

Keith Thurman didn’t mention an opponent or a date, but he indicated late Tuesday night that he plans to return to the ring sometime this summer. The unbeaten WBA welterweight champion stated in a Twe...Read More

Diaz: Gary Russell in For a 'Rude Awakening Come Fight Night'

Joseph Diaz Jr. took in every derogatory thing Gary Russell Jr. said about him Tuesday. Diaz will use the defending champion’s criticisms as motivation during what’s left of training camp before their...Read More

Sulecki: Danny Jacobs Won't Ever Repeat Golovkin Performance

All Maciej Sulecki seems to hear and read about is Daniel Jacobs’ commendable performance against Gennady Golovkin. Jacobs gained a lot of respect for giving Golovkin what to that point had been the m...Read More

Vanes: I'll Test Golovkin's Chin, Not Run Like a 'Bad Steak' Guy!

Junior middleweight Vanes "The Nightmare" Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) has promised to upset the odds on May 5th, when he challenges WBC, IBF, IBO, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, ...Read More

Parker Promoter Wants Him to Fight Bellew vs. Haye Winner

Joseph Parker’s promoter would welcome a return trip to the United Kingdom for a fight against the Tony Bellew-David Haye winner. The rematch between Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) and Haye (28-3, 26 KOs) is...Read More

Peter McDonagh Back From Ban, May 12 In Bolton

Peter McDonagh will fight again next month after having his British Boxing Board of Control ban lifted early. The former three-weight Irish champion is set to come back on May 12, exclusively live on ...Read More

Vanes: This Fight Will Be Like Two Mexicans Going To War

Vanes "The Nightmare" Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) is hoping to put on a show when he takes a big risk on Cinco De Mayo weekend. On May 5th, in an HBO televised main event, the Armenian fighter will c...Read More

Carlos Cuadras Enters Rehab To Deal With Drug Issues

As reported last week, former world champion Carlos 'Príncipe' Cuadras, 29-years-old, was suspended by the World Boxing Council in connection to a violation of their Clean Boxing Progr...Read More

Loeffler's Hollywood Fight Night Series Returns on May 22

On March 27th, 360 Promotions staged their first edition of 'Hollywood Fight Night' series at the Avalon Hollywood. The second installment of this series will take place on Tuesday May 22nd at the sam...Read More

Chocolatito Appears Unlikely For Golovkin-Vanes Card

According to Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez, he is likely not participating on the Cinco de Mayo event that will showcase IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin defending his belt aga...Read More

Jessie Vargas Would Fight Broner in Texas - Rejects Idea of Ohio

Adrien Broner (33-3-1) and Jessie Vargas (28-2-1) battled to a majority draw in a spirited match up Saturday night in Brooklyn. The highly entertaining bout topped a Showtime televised triple header....Read More

Saunders: Even if Canelo Beats GGG - He's Still a Cheat To Me

Billy Joe Saunders has branded Canelo Alvarez a "cheat" and believes the Mexican should never box again. Alvarez, who had already withdrawn from his Las Vegas rematch with Gennady Golovkin, received a...Read More

Golovkin: 'We'll See' About Having Canelo Rematch in September

Canelo Alvarez is committed to returning to the ring September 15. Alvarez’s comeback from his six-month suspension was confirmed in a statement released by Golden Boy Promotions on Wednesday. That co...Read More

Broner-Vargas Telecast Peaked at 891,000 Viewers on Showtime

Adrien Broner hasn’t been able to win a fight decisively since he stopped Ashley Theophane two years ago. Broner still won the ratings game yet again Saturday night. Nielsen Media Research revealed Tu...Read More

Murray: Warren Does My Head In, Must Stop GGG-Saunders Talk

Martin Murray has taken a swipe at Frank Warren ahead of his fight with Billy Joe Saunders. The St Helens middleweight will challenge the Hatfield ace for the WBO belt in just over two months’ time. M...Read More

Dmitry Bivol's Future Plans are Detailed By His Manager

On March 3rd, Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) successfully defended his WBA light heavyweight title by stopping the durable Sullivan Barrera in the twelfth round at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in...Read More

Malignaggi Definitely Wants To See a Broner-Vargas Rematch

Brooklyn - 13,964 fans were on hand to see a very good matchup between Adrien Broner (33-3-1, 24 KO’s) and Jessie Vargas (28-2-1, 10 KO’s) inside the Barclays Center. The two fighters battled to a ma...Read More

Charlo Wants to Test Himself Against Golovkin 'On the Way Out'

NEW YORK – Jermall Charlo’s win Saturday night solidified him as the mandatory challenger for Gennady Golovkin’s WBC middleweight title. Charlo completely understands, of course, that doesn’t necessar...Read More