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Bernard Hopkins Reflects on Late Trainer Naazim Richardson

As Bernard Hopkins tells it, he and trainer Naazim Richardson were a team for so long that they barely needed words to express their thoughts to each other. “We had a connection without even talking.

Leo Santa Cruz To Spar Welterweights To Prep For Gervonta Davis' Power

Although Leo Santa Cruz will stand two inches taller than Gervonta Davis when they meet Oct. 24 on Showtime pay per view, Tank will be the thicker fighter who’ll be packing the more powerful and thudd

Leo: I Was Ready For Fulton This Week; I'll Be Ready For Him In 180 Days Or Less

Angelo Leo deservedly will take some time to celebrate his career-changing victory over Tramaine Williams on Saturday night. Leo looks forward, though, to having his fight against Stephen Fulton resch

Fabio Wardley Could Be Added To Whyte-Povetkin Card

Fabio Wardley produced the best performance of his career to date to pick up his first title. The heavyweight, from Ipswich, is managed by Dillian Whyte and entered the pro ranks on the back of just f

Eddie Hearn Keen To Offer Nathan Bennett Route Back

Nathan Bennett may well have lost his second fight as a professional –– but his stock has undoubtedly risen. The super-lightweight, from Liverpool, was knocked out on Saturday night, exclusively live

Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. Reflects on His Decline, What Led To His First Loss

In an interview with Christian Martinoli and Luis García, the man that many regard as the greatest Mexican fighter in history, Julio César Chávez Sr., discussed what eventually led to his decline in t

Sergio Martinez: August 21 Will Be The Start, Or The End, Of Something Very Beautiful

Former WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez is only a few weeks away from his return to boxing after six years of being retired from the sport. Martinez was last seen in the ring back in June of

Canelo Wants To Fight Outside of U.S., Grow His Market, Says Golden Boy Prez

Golden Boy Promotions President Eric Gomez, who promotes Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, indicates that his boxer is very eager to fight overseas. At the moment, Canelo is still scheduled to

Kavaliauskas-Imam, Marriaga-Gonzalez Eyed For September 12

Top Rank is putting together a doubleheader for September 12, at the MGM Conference Center in Las Vegas, according to ESPN Deportes. The likely main event will match welterweight contenders Egidijus K

George: Shocking I Was Down On Cards To Escudero; Didn't See Me Losing One Round

Joe George was shocked. That’s the word the unbeaten light heavyweight used upon learning he was losing on the scorecards entering the ninth round of his rematch against Marcos Escudero on Saturday ni

Eubank Jr: Roy Jones Has Been Active, Don't Know How Prepared Mike Tyson Is

WBA interim-middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr. is helping his trainer, former four division world champion Roy Jones, prepare for his upcoming exhibition bout with Mike Tyson. Jones, 51-years-old,

Stephen Fulton: I'm Ready For Angelo Leo, I've Been Ready

Angelo Leo is the new WBO super bantamweight champion. The 26-year-old Mayweather Promotions fighter dominated Tramaine Williams en route to a unanimous decision on Saturday night from Mohegan Sun Are

Xander Zayas Added to September 4 Boxeo Telemundo Card in Kissimmee

The final hours prior to Xander Zayas’ 18th birthday will be spent in a boxing ring. Plans are in place for the recent high school graduate and aspiring welterweight prospect to appear on the Septembe

David Benavidez: As Of Right Now, There's A Lot To Do At 168

David Benavidez was well aware of the extreme reactions he would receive over a poster where he is portrayed as the king of the super middleweight division. Observers were either going to love it or—e

Anthony Yarde: Arthur's Win Boring, Spelman Wouldn't Last Twelve With Me

This past Friday night at the BT Sport studios, Lyndon ‘King’ Arthur decisioned Dec Spelman to secure a planned October fight with top light heavyweight contender Anthony Yarde. Arthur and Yarde had b

Whyte: I'm Expecting Best Povetkin In Long Time; He Knows What's At Stake

Alexander Povetkin is 40 years old and has gone 1-1-1 in his past three fights. Dillian Whyte still considers the former WBA heavyweight champion a very dangerous opponent. Whyte figures Povetkin real

Adrien Broner: I'll Destroy 135 If I Return To Division; I Can Still Make The Weight

Adrien Broner’s on-again, off-again relationship with boxing is apparently on again, as the boxer has plans to come out of retirement. The inactive 31-year-old Broner (33-4-1, 24 KOs) has danced aroun

Mike Tyson: If The Opportunity Comes - I'll Knock Roy Jones Out!

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson will not avoid the possibility of scoring a knockout victory over Roy Jones Jr. Tyson, 54-years-old, will return to the ring for the first time since

Chavez Sr. On Why His Son's Career Declined, Canelo Big Rise

Mexican boxing legend Julio César Chávez Sr. has no issues discussing the up and down career of his son, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. During an interview with Christian Martinoli and Luis García, he opened

Berlanga Has Big Goals of Becoming Champ, Facing Canelo

Unbeaten super middleweight puncher Edgar Berlanga has very big goals in his career. At the moment he's riding fierce streak, with all 14 of his wins coming inside the first round by knockout. He grew