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Benavidez: Mark My Words, I'll Beat The F*** Out Of Crawford!

Jose Benavidez Jr. couldn’t care less about the lopsided odds, prevailing public opinion or anything Terence Crawford says. The unbeaten Benavidez is convinced he’ll pull off what would be boxing’s bi...Read More

Frank Warren: Crawford is Pound-For-Pound Best in America

FIGHT fans are set for two mouth-watering contests over the next few weeks with a couple of the best fighters on the planet involved. First of all, unbeaten American Terence Crawford (33-0) makes the ...Read More

Anthony Ogogo Still Hopes To Fight, Be a World Champion

London Olympic bronze medallist Anthony Ogogo has not given up on his lifelong goal of becoming a middleweight world champion - despite not having fought in two years. Ogogo suffered a fractured eye s...Read More

Fury: Wilder is a Basketball Player, I'm Knocking Him Spark Out

Lineal champion Tyson Fury (27-0, 19 KOs) feels very confident in his ability to unseat WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs), who is heavily favored to win their upcoming contest. Wilder w...Read More

Nadjib Mohammedi Aims For Redemption With Shishkin

English based Russian promoter and manager, Al Siesta spoke exclusively to ahead of the WBA Continental super middleweight title fight between Vladimir Shishkin (7-0, 4 KOs) and Nadjib...Read More

Benavidez: That Was A Bitch Punch Crawford Threw At Weigh-In

OMAHA, Nebraska – By inciting Terence Crawford to throw a punch at him after they weighed in Friday, Jose Benavidez Jr. senses he has an advantage over Crawford entering their fight Saturday night....Read More

Artur Szpilka, Mariusz Wach To Collide on November 10

An all-Polish heavyweight showdown has been finalized for November 10 at the Arena Gliwice in Gliwice. It's official! Artur Szpilka (21-3, 15 KO) will collide with Mariusz Wach (33-3, 17 KO)....Read More

Benavidez Shoves Crawford, Who Responds With Right At Weigh-In

OMAHA, Nebraska – If there was ever any question as to whether the animosity between Terence Crawford and Jose Benavidez Jr. is real, they answered it emphatically Friday. Benavidez shoved Crawford on...Read More

Fielding Confident: Canelo is Not Big at 160, Certainly Not at 168

Rocky Fielding is not going down without a fight, when Canelo Alvarez attempts to follow up his middleweight world title win over Gennady Golovkin by attempting to capture the World Boxing Association...Read More

Saunders, Eubank Jr. Trade Heated Words Over Failed Test

Chris Eubank Jr. lashed out at Billy Joe Saunders, who vacated his WBO middleweight title after coming under fire for failing a doping test in August. Earlier this week, Saunders was denied a licence ...Read More

Crawford: Benavidez Is Underestimating My Size & My Power

OMAHA, Nebraska – Terence Crawford has heard all this before. Just four months ago, in fact. Jeff Horn’s size and strength advantages were supposedly factors Crawford would need to combat during his f...Read More

Tomoki Kameda Aims To KO Medina in Interim-WBC Title Fight

At Tokyo's Kyoei Boxing Gym, there was a press conference held in which it was officially announced that the former WBO bantamweight world champion Tomoki "The Mexicanito" Kameda (35-2, 20KOs) will go...Read More

Ceylan-Sanchez on Nov. 24, Wallisch-Hammer, Krasniqi-Haertel

The annual Memorial show in honor of two-time Olympian Jorma Limmonen at the Paasitorni in Helsinki October will this year feature professional boxing as well. There will be three eight rounders on to...Read More

Horn's Coach: Confident We Can Turn The Tables on Crawford!

Anthony Mundine says Jeff Horn's trainer may get the ex-world boxing champion hurt if they pursue plans to earn a rematch with Terence Crawford. Horn's trainer Glenn Rushton revealed their camp was st...Read More

Jessie Vargas: I Had Win in The Bag and Didn't Want To Cruise

On Saturday night in Chicago, former two-division champion Jessie Vargas (28-1-2) and Thomas Dulorme (24-3-1) battled to a majority draw in an exciting fight that was was streamed on DAZN. The final t...Read More

Gilberto Ramirez: After Hart I Want To Unify With Canelo!

Last week the boxing world was surprised when Canelo Alvarez announced that he would that he would return to the ring on December 15th against WBA super middleweight “regular” champion Rocky Fielding ...Read More

Arum: UFC 229 Melee Disgraceful, But It's Not Dana White's Fault

OMAHA, Nebraska – There has never been any love lost between Bob Arum and Dana White. But even Arum doesn’t blame his fellow promoter for the ugly brawl that marred UFC 229 on Saturday night in Las Ve...Read More

Nicola Adams: I Want World Title Before End Of Year

Nicola Adams claimed her fifth straight victory as a professional last weekend and is now targeting a world title shot. The Leeds lady, a double Olympic champion, outpointed Isabel Millan over 10 roun...Read More

Chisora: No One Wants Whyte vs. Luis Ortiz, I Bring The Money!

Heavyweight contender Dereck Chisora believes that a deal will get done for a rematch with heated rival Dillian Whyte. Chisora is looking to face Whyte on December 22 - the date set down for Whyte's n...Read More

Hearn: Joshua Only Wants Wilder Next - We're Now in Talks

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, WBA, WBO, IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KOs), reveals that his boxer is only interested in facing WBC heavyweight Deontay Wilder on April 13 of next ...Read More