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Sanchez Not Worried if Canelo Falls Out, Saunders is Backup

On May 5th, Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2) and Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1) are scheduled to face each other in a rematch of their September, 2017 fight that ended in a controversial draw. The fight would take ...Read More

Hearn Dares Team Parker: Make Your Claims To Joshua's Face!

Eddie Hearn, promoter for WBA, IBO, IBF Anthony Joshua, is hoping that David Higgins - promoter for WBO champion Joseph Parker - makes his knockout prediction to the British superstar's face next Tues...Read More

Parker Feels Boost From Deontay Wilder's Encouraging Words

As previously reported on, Joseph Parker's team says the WBO heavyweight champion is at ''maximum speed and power'' ahead of his unification fight against Anthony Joshua. Parker underw...Read More

Jeff Horn Helping Hogan Prepare For WBO Eliminator With Kelly

The same gym that produced Jeff Horn could soon have another world champion boxer in its midst. Irish-born Dennis Hogan, who trains at Glenn Rushton's Stretton Boxing Club, has been elevated to No.2 i...Read More

Sanchez Questions 'Meat' - Says Golovkin Wants To Punish Canelo

Abel Sanchez, the trainer for WBC, IBO, WBA, IBF middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs), is backing his fighter's doubts about Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs)....Read More

Ryan Garcia To Return on Canelo-Golovkin Card After KO Win

Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California - Super featherweight prospect Ryan Garcia (14-0, 13 KOs), 19 years old, made a statement on Thursday with a vicious first round knockout of veteran Fernando ...Read More

Jose Ramirez Must Fight Regis Prograis, Says WBC Prez

According to World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, his organization is very firm with their prior order - that Jose Ramirez must fight mandatory challenger Regis Prograis. Last weekend in...Read More

Team Estrada Hope To Get Sor Rungvisai Rematch in The Fall

The team of former world champion Juan Francisco 'Gallo' Estrada are hoping to have the opportunity to have a rematch with World Boxing Council super flyweight champion Srisaket Sr Rungvisai of Thaila...Read More

NSAC On Golovkin's Claims: No Favoritism For Canelo in Vegas

On Tuesday, middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin fired off an arsenal of verbal jabs in the direction of Canelo Alvarez, the Mexican superstar's promoter Oscar De La Hoya, and even the Nevada State ...Read More

Jerwin Ancajas vs. Jonas Sultan May Land in Bay Area or LA

IBF junior bantamweight titlist Jerwin Ancajas is scheduled to face his mandatory challenger Jonas Sultan. So just where and when will this all-Filipino championship battle take place? Sean Gibbons, ...Read More

Erislandy Lara: If Hurd Gets Reckless, He'll Get Knocked Out!

Erislandy Lara watched Jarrett Hurd attack Austin Trout throughout their fight five months ago, often with little regard for defense. If the bigger, seemingly stronger Hurd does that when they meet Ap...Read More

Michael Grant vs. Michael Sprott Set Down For MBS Arena

Veteran heavyweights Michael Grant (48-7) and Michael Sprott (42-28) headline a show at the MBS Arena in Potsdam on Saturday March 24. Sprott replaces Kevin Johnson who´s been forced to pull out due t...Read More

Paul Spadafora Pleads Guilty To Resisting Arrest, Simple Assault

Former lightweight world champion Paul Spadafora has pleaded guilty to resisting arrest and simple assault on police officers who responded to a domestic dispute at his home on Kearns Avenue in the We...Read More

Pedraza Targets Lozada Revenge Clash, Arum Likes The Fight

The challenge sent by former world champion Jose "Sniper" Pedraza, to dangerous Mexican contender Antonio Lozada Jr., was well received by promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank. Arum believes the lightweight ...Read More

Haye Admits: I Thought There Was No Way Bellew Could Win

Former two division world champion David Haye admits that he underestimated Tony Bellew in their first meeting last March at the O2 Arena in London. The former heavyweight world champion, 37, was stop...Read More

Joshua: Hopefully I Can Get Parker Out of There Between 6 and 8

Potentially within four months, the 28-year-old Brit could be the first undisputed world heavyweight champion since Lennox Lewis in 2000, and the first boxer to hold all four belts in the division - W...Read More

Canelo Vows To Kick Golovkin's 'F***ing Ass' For PED Comments

Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez has promised to do a lot of damage on IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin - when the two boxers collide in their rematch on May 5 at T-Mobile Are...Read More

Parker Had Two Elbow Surgeries Amid Negotiations for Joshua Fight

Joseph Parker’s promoter has confirmed that the WBO heavyweight champion had surgeries on each elbow while he was negotiating a deal for Parker’s heavyweight title unification fight against Anthony Jo...Read More

Hearn: Whyte Was 'Poor' Against Helenius, Fight Was a Stinker

NEW YORK – Eddie Hearn wasn’t particularly pleased with what he saw from Dillian Whyte in his last fight. Whyte’s promoter deemed his performance “poor” when Whyte defeated Robert Helenius by unanimou...Read More

Parker: Joshua, His Team Are Underestimating Me From Fury Fight

Joseph Parker senses Anthony Joshua and his handlers have taken too much confidence from Parker’s admittedly subpar performance against Hughie Fury. Parker barely beat Fury in the second defense of th...Read More