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Arum Shakes Head at "Bad Blisters on Feet" Claim For Jeff Horn

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum has been around the sport for over 50 years - and he's heard countless post-fight excuses in that long stretch of time. It was no surprise to Arum, when Jeff Horn and some of h...Read More

Artur Beterbiev is Appealing Recent Legal Victory For Michel

Karim Renno, the lawyer for IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev, has confirmed to the Montreal Journal that his office filed documents to appeal the recent judgment that came down in favor ...Read More

Chris Byrd: Wilder Can't Take Pressure, Almost Lost To Old Man

Former heavyweight champion Chris Byrd is very impressed with the current heavyweight champions, WBC beltholder Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) and IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO unified king Anthony Joshua (21-0, ...Read More

Paul Smith Announces His Retirement From Boxing

The oldest of the fighting Smith family, former British super middleweight champion Paul Smith, has announced his retirement from boxing. Exactly one year ago in Germany, Smith lost a twelve round una...Read More

Danny Roman: I'd Like To Unify With Rey Vargas or Isaac Dogboe

A sellout crowd of more than 12,600 fans packed Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas - In the televised co-feature, Danny Roman defended his WBA Super Bantamweight World Championship with a unanim...Read More

Spence Unimpressed: I Only Did What I Should've Done to Ocampo

Errol Spence Jr. fulfilled a sanctioning organization’s obligation Saturday night. Nothing more, nothing less. That’s Spence’s perspective on his quick knockout of overmatched mandatory challenger Car...Read More

Granados: Fortuna Was Looking For an Excuse, Let's Rematch!

Ford Center in Frisco, Texas - In the opening bout of the Showtime Championship Boxing telecast, Javier Fortuna suffered an injury while falling through the ropes due to an accidental push in the four...Read More

Spence: I Want Garcia vs. Porter Winner Whenever it's Available!

Errol Spence Jr. defended his IBF Welterweight World Championship with a first-round knockout of previously undefeated mandatory challenger Carlos Ocampo in a homecoming fight Saturday on Showtime at ...Read More

Tony Bellew: I'll End Tyson Fury's Comeback Run, No Problem!

Former WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew is very confident that he would end the comeback run of Tyson Fury (26-0, 20 KOs). Fury returned to the ring last weekend in Manchester, and stopped overm...Read More

Ocampo: I Got Overconfident at The End, Spence Caught Me

Carlos Ocampo, at only 22 years old and a 100-1 underdog, was knocked out in bad fashion in the biggest fight of his career. And that biggest fight only lasted a single round. The International Boxing...Read More

Spence: A Little Disappointed, Wanted it To Go Until 4th or 5th

One of the most highly regarded fighters in the sport, Errol Spence, made quick work of Carlos Ocampo, knocking out the Mexican challenger in the first round Saturday to retain his International Boxin...Read More

Murray: D*ckhead Saunders Hoped For Golovkin, Faked Injury

Middleweight contender Martin Murray is still steaming made over the recent fight withdrawal of WBO world champion Billy Joe Saunders. The two were initially set to fight on April 14, and then Saunder...Read More

Danny Roman: Flores is Not Easy, I Don't Overlook Anybody

Daniel Roman's career as a prizefighter looked like it was not going to meet expectations after 11 fights. Roman had had a loss, two disappointing defeats, and his career had no specific direction. A ...Read More

Frank Warren on Hooker-Flanagan Scores, Tyson Fury, Murray

TERRY FLANAGAN’S defeat by Maurice Hooker yet again exposed the problem with judging in boxing. The Manchester man was in a very good but, crucially, close fight with Hooker last weekend in his hometo...Read More

Errol Spence: I've Had This Division on Notice Since My First Fight!

IBF welterweight world champion Errol Spence (23-0, 20 KOs) is planning to do a real job on his mandatory challenger, Carlos Ocampo (22-0, 13 KOs) - who some bookies have pegged as a 100-1 underdog. T...Read More

Miguel Berchelt Pumped To Have His Fight Shown on ESPN+ App

WBC super featherweight champion Miguel “El Alacrán” Berchelt (33-1) is in the final stages of his training camp for his third title defense against former featherweight champion Jonathan Barros (41-5...Read More

Granados Expects Tough Fight With Fortuna, Eyes Jose Ramirez

Highlighting the undercard of Errol Spence’s world title defence against Carlos Ocampo later tonight is Adrian Granados (18-6-2, 12 KOs) and Javier Fortuna (33-2-1, 23 KOs) in a potentially explosive ...Read More

Crawford: I've Seen Ocampo On YouTube; Spence for the Kill!

Terence Crawford figures Errol Spence Jr. could have an even easier time with Carlos Ocampo than Spence predicted Crawford would have when he challenged Jeff Horn a week earlier. Crawford took time be...Read More

Paddy Barnes Set To Return, August 18 In Belfast

Paddy Barnes will return to the ring towards the end of the summer. The former WBO European flyweight champion has been out of action since last November. Barnes will be back between the ropes on Augu...Read More

Haye: Fury Not The Same Fighter, I'd Like To See Him Face Bellew

In December of last year, Tony Bellew promised to end the career of David Haye - and then he also promised to end the career of Tyson Fury. Back on May 5, in their highly anticipated rematch, Bellew b...Read More