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Michael Hunter: I've Got Tyson Fury's Number - I'd Stop Him!

Heavyweight contender Michael Hunter is ready and eager to face the biggest names in his division. Earlier this month, Hunter fought to a twelve round draw with former WBA champion Alexander Povetkin

Porter: I Believe Manny Pacquiao Is More Defining Fight For Me

For years, Shawn Porter has chased down the top welterweights in search of a true superfight. Suddenly, he finds himself not just in demand but with a surplus of options from which to choose. The form

Commey: Lopez Will Learn The Hard Way How Badly I've Wanted This Fight

Richard Commey always figured to disagree with Teofimo Lopez on a number of topics in the buildup leading up to their title fight this weekend. The manner in which said matchup came about, however, ha

Berlanga Batters Nunez, Extends 1st-Round KO Streak To 13

NEW YORK – Edgar Berlanga still hasn’t let a pro opponent out of the first round. The hard-hitting Puerto Rican prospect from Brooklyn knocked out Cesar Nunez in the first round of their scheduled 10-

DiBella: Teofimo's A Great Prospect, But Not Ready For Commey

NEW YORK – Richard Commey’s promoter respects Teofimo Lopez. Lou DiBella still can’t see the brash, unbeaten lightweight winning the IBF 135-pound crown from his fighter Saturday night. DiBella expect

Terence Crawford Claps Back at Critics: They Look Stupid!

Terrence Crawford’s dossier says he’s an undefeated, three-division crownholder who was once the unified, undisputed champion at 140, but his list of opponents are by no means heralded as a murderer’s

Commey: I Couldn't Ask For A Bigger Stage Than This

Richard Commey was a title challenger in waiting, whose view was limited to that of spectator for ESPN’s boxing telecast immediately following network coverage of the annual Heisman Award trophy prese

Arum Saw Teofimo Lopez as Hidden Gem When He Signed Him

If there was a fighter flying under the radar after the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, it was Teofimo Lopez. While fighters like Shakur Stevenson, Michael Conlan, Robson Conceicao, and Karlos B

Porter On Crawford Fight: Bob Arum Is Jumping The Gun

Shawn Porter has gained universal recognition as the one welterweight today truly willing to take on all comers. So, don’t mistake his disinterest in recent claims made by Bob Arum, Terence Crawford’s

Kavaliauskas: My Draw With Ray Robinson Was 'Bullsh-t'

NEW YORK – He didn’t even win his last fight. That’s the most common complaint among those disinterested in Terence Crawford’s welterweight title defense against Egidjius Kavaliauskas. In his previous

Teofimo Lopez: I Love When People Talk Sh-t, Underestimate Me

NEW YORK – Teofimo Lopez got his harshest helping of backlash from fickle fight fans following his last win. Lopez, previously praised for several superb performances and spectacular knockouts, drew s

Arum: The Problem In Boxing Is We Can't Sell Tickets To Fights

NEW YORK – Bob Arum understands why boxing fans haven’t exactly expressed an abundance of interest in the Terence Crawford- Egidjius Kavaliauskas fight his company is promoting. Crawford is listed by

Conlan: I'm Ready To Go Out There & Destroy Nikitin!

NEW YORK – Three years after suffering one of the most infamous Olympic losses in boxing history, Michael Conlan can’t afford to take a personal approach to his rematch versus Vladimir Nikitin. The fe

Terence Crawford: 154 is Not in My Immediate Future

Terence Crawford will be fighting for just the third time as a welterweight when he takes on Egidijus Kavaliauskas (21-0-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday on ESPN at the Madison Square Garden in New York. Crawfo

Teofimo Lopez: I Know For A Fact Commey Didn't Want This Fight

NEW YORK – Teofimo Lopez doesn’t think Richard Commey would make the mistake of underestimating him based on Lopez’s last performance. The undefeated Lopez even was critical of how he boxed against th

Arum: Crawford-Spence Deal Done in Hour Once Spence Healthy

Bob Arum is confident a super fight between welterweights Terence Crawford and Errol Spence Jr. can be staged as soon as the sidelined Spence is ready to resume his career. “Negotiations would take le

Edgar Berlanga Aims For Statement Win on Crawford Card

Edgar Berlanga is ready to put on another explosive show as he readies himself an appearance at Madison Square Garden’s final marquee combat sports event of the year. Berlanga features on a card which

MTK Golden Contract: Hosea Burton, Out Of The Wilderness

Make no bones about it the career of Hosea Burton should be in much better condition than it is right now. The former British Light Heavyweight champion has had an unrewarding three years since he los

Peter Fury Warns: Pulev Will Not Be Easy For Anthony Joshua

Veteran trainer Peter Fury believes Kubrat Pulev is a formidable foe for a showdown with Anthony Joshua. Earlier this week, the IBF ordered Joshua to make a mandatory defense against Pulev. Last Satur

Joshua: Fight With Wilder-Fury Winner Must Happen in 2020

IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua is targeting the winner of the rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder - and says a full unification fight "has to happen in 2020" as