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Pacquiao Wants To End Adrien Broner in Seven Rounds or Less

WBA "regular" welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao is hoping to keep his knockout streak going. As previously reported on Pacquiao is ready to get back in the ring in the United States...Read More

Francisco Vargas Would Embrace Direct Crack at Machado

Former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas has revealed that in addition to taking part in the World Boxing Council super featherweight eliminator against Eduardo 'Rocky' Hernandez, he also has ...Read More

WBC Prez Overjoyed By Canelo-DAZN Deal: Time To Celebrate!

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman is overjoyed by the news that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez signed a five year, 11 fight deal with streaming service DAZN. The deal is worth a guaranteed $365 ...Read More

Arum: Linear/Stream Combo Gives ESPN Advantage Over DAZN

On Tuesday,'s Keith Idec first reported that Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Alvarez reached a mega-million, multi-fight deal with DAZN. The deep pocketed streaming service made thei...Read More

De La Hoya Unloads on Mayweather: We Don't Hit Women!

Things are getting very personal, as heated words have been flying back and forth between five division world champion Floyd Mayweather and Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez. And now Canelo's promoter,...Read More

Umut Camkiran vs. Adnan Redzovic in Podgorica, Montenegro

Undefeated Turkish heavyweight Umut Camkiran (10-0, 10 KOs) will now face off with Bosnian Adnan Redzovic (19-2-0) on the 20th of October in Podgorica, Montenegro. Camkiran won the WBC Mediterranean t...Read More

Agit Kabayel vs. Otto Wallin is Ordered By The EBU

EBU heavyweight champ Agit Kabayel will not be making the voluntary defence of the title that was planned for some time. Instead he is ordered by the EBU to move on to the mandatory defence against Sw...Read More

Joseph Parker vs. Alexander Flores Set Down For December 15

Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (24-2, 18 KOs) has finalized his next opponent. Parker is now scheduled to face Alexander Flores, who has a record of 17-1-1, with 15 wins by knockout....Read More

Arum: Crawford-Spence Fight Could Be Made in 3 Hours!

After last week's 12th round knockout of Jose Benavidez in the highest rated fight of the year, the clamor for a Terence Crawford-Errol Spence unification bout is bigger than it has ever been. There a...Read More

Golovkin Undecided, Still Choosing a Television Outlet

Currently Gennady Golovkin is one of the few marquee fighters who isn't currently aligned with a network or streaming platform. For years he was associated with HBO Sports, which announced a few weeks...Read More

Hearn: Canelo-Fielding Probably Gets DAZN 1 Million Subscribers

NEW YORK – Eddie Hearn expects Canelo Alvarez to make an immense impact immediately for DAZN. The British promoter predicted Wednesday that Alvarez’s first fight on the new streaming service “probably...Read More

Arum: Golovkin is Best Middleweight, He Clearly Beat Canelo!

LAS VEGAS - The stakes could be very high for Ryota Murata (14-1) on Saturday night at The Park on the Las Vegas strip. The fight will stream live on the ESPN+ app as part of ESPN's long term exclusiv...Read More

Taylor Confident He'll Beat Martin, Then Baranchyk In WBSS Semis

Josh Taylor envisions his journey to the World Boxing Super Series’ 140-pound final going through Ivan Baranchyk after he beats Ryan Martin. The Scottish southpaw is scheduled to meet Martin in a WBSS...Read More

Ricky Burns Back, November 17 in Atlantic City

Ricky Burns will be back in action next month. The 50-fight veteran has been out of the ring since June. Burns stopped Ivan Njegac in Newcastle in his first fight since losing to Anthony Crolla a year...Read More

Canelo: Fielding Will Be Bigger, Stronger Than Me - This is a Risk

Unified middleweight world champion Canelo Alvarez is looking ahead to bigger things after he agreed to a five-year, 11-fight deal with streaming service DAZN, that will pay the boxer at least $365 mi...Read More

Pacquiao Says Broner Fight is "90%" Likely To Push Through

As previously reported on, Manny Pacquiao said a January fight in the United States with Adrien Broner is almost certain, but he dodged the mounting speculation of a possible rematch w...Read More

Chocolatito, Cecilia Braekhus To Return on HBO, December 8

It looks like HBO's final boxing broadcast will take place on December 8th and will feature super flyweight Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez and undefeated female welterweight champion, Cecilia Braekhus....Read More

Hearn on Canelo-DAZN: The Whole Game is About To Change

On Wednesday, it was officially announced that Canelo Alvarez signed an 11-fight deal that his promotional company says is the richest athlete contract in sports history, guaranteeing the Mexican midd...Read More

Canelo-Fielding Contracts: Rehydration Clause, 2nd-Day Weigh-In

NEW YORK – Rocky Fielding was noticeably bigger than Canelo Alvarez when they stood face-to-face Wednesday. The 6-feet-1 Fielding stands four inches taller than the 5-feet-9 Alvarez, who will move up ...Read More

DAZN Exec: De La Hoya The Most Important Figure in PPV History

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has agreed a record-breaking 11-fight deal with sports streaming service DAZN that is the richest contract ever signed by an athlete. The 28-year-old Mexican, who improved his re...Read More