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Lamont Peterson: It's Been a Long Career, But Today is The Today

Lamont Peterson is done. Lipinets stopped Peterson in the 10th round of a brutal welterweight bout on Sunday night, bringing Peterson to declare an end to his career just minutes after his trainer thr...Read More

Erik Morales vs. Sergio Martinez Exhibition Clash in Talks

Mexican boxing legend Erik 'El Terrible' Morales has revealed the possibility of making an exhibition bout in Argentina, against another retired former world champion in Sergio 'Maravilla' Martínez, o...Read More

PBC on FS1 Show Truly A Family Affair For Lamont Peterson

Lamont and Anthony Peterson will appear on the same card together for the 23rd time in their respective pro careers, yet the latest somehow bring an even greater familial feel. The veteran boxing sibl...Read More

Lamont Peterson: Never Felt Like I Was Done After Spence Loss

Lamont Peterson’s lopsided loss to Errol Spence Jr. necessitated a long rest for the former junior welterweight champion. It still didn’t demoralize him. Peterson knew he would return to a boxing ring...Read More

Lamont Peterson Feels Refreshed Following Year-Long Ring Break

Having not fought since a one-sided stoppage loss to Errol Spence Jr. last January, Lamont Peterson wasn’t ever left with much choice but to reflect over the past 14 months on what went wrong that nig...Read More

Manny Pacquiao Leaves Spence Off List Of Potential Opponents

Manny Pacquiao wants to know who you think he should fight next. Just don’t mention Errol Spence Jr. The unbeaten IBF welterweight champion isn’t one of the options. Pacquiao presented a poll through ...Read More

Bellew: I'm Not Sure Wilder & Fury Believe They Can Beat Joshua

Former cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew is not convinced that Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder are confident in their abilities to beat WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO world champion Anthony Joshua. Joshua defends ...Read More

De La Hoya: Canelo Not Afraid of Kovalev, Andre Ward, GGG!

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya, who promotes WBC, WBA middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, expects his boxer to come away with a very impressive victory on May 4th at T-Mobile Arena in La...Read More

Bob Arum: Wilder-Fury Rematch - Not Until February 2020

Tyson Fury's next fight will be against undefeated German fighter Tom Schwarz, Top Rank boss Bob Arum had confirmed on Saturday. Fury will take on the German, who has won all 24 of his bouts, in Las V...Read More

Kubrat Pulev Looks To Make A Splash In U.S. Market

It’s been 12 years since Kubrat Pulev last fought in the United States, that moment coming in the 2007 World Amateur Championships tournament in Chicago, Ill. Armed with a contract deal with Top Rank ...Read More

Frank Warren: Frampton's Top Rank Pact Positions Him For Title

CARL FRAMPTON IS now ideally positioned for his next tilt at becoming a world champion again following our collaboration with Top Rank for the promotion of his future fights. Coming off the back of an...Read More

Hearn Takes Note of Angel Moreno's Popularity In the UK

Angel Moreno is literally 1,000 miles from home this weekend but still managed to bring along plenty of friends for his first career title fight. The 35-year old from Madrid, Spain will enjoy a health...Read More

Bob Arum: We'll Push Pulev As Next Fight For Anthony Joshua

If Bob Arum’s game plan unfolds the way the legendary promoter hopes, Kubrat Pulev will win Saturday night and challenge Anthony Joshua in his following fight. Bulgaria’s Pulev (27-1, 13 KOs) is the m...Read More

Wilder: Spence Still Has Ways To Go To Being The Best at 147

Arlington, Texas - WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KO’s) was a very popular figure last weekend in Texas as he was mobbed by countless fans at the Errol Spence-Mikey Garcia pay-per...Read More

McGregor: Next Time, Mayweather's Head Goes Into The Bleachers

UFC superstar Conor McGregor is still hoping to get his hands on Floyd Mayweather in a rematch. The two fighters collided in a major cross-sport boxing match back in 2017, with Mayweather stopping McG...Read More

Arum: Canelo is The Best at 160, He'll Beat Jacobs & Golovkin

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum views Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez as the best fighter in the middleweight division. Last December, Canelo moved up to 168-pounds and demolished Rocky Fielding in th...Read More

Abner Mares Receives Medical Clearance To Start Training

Former three division world champion and Mexican Olympian Abner Mares received the news that he can resume his training, The announcement by the specialist came 50 days after undergoing surgery on his...Read More

Jarrett Hurd To Join Broadcast Team for Peterson-Lipinets PBC

In less than two months, Jarrett Hurd will get to relive the feeling of fighting in front of his adoring local fans for his May 11 homecoming versus Julian Williams. He’ll get his first taste on Sunda...Read More

Povetkin Has Agreed To Fight Usyk, Luis Ortiz or Dillian Whyte

Russian heavyweight contender Alexander Povetkin is ready and willing to fight anyone in his upcoming return. According to World of Boxing Executive Vadim Kornilov, Povetkin has agreed to fight cruise...Read More

Hurd: Not Overlooking Williams, But I'm on a Different Level

Jarrett Hurd will defend his world super welterweight titles against fellow American Julian Williams on May 11 in suburban Washington, promoters announced Thursday. Hurd, hoping to become an undispute...Read More