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Warren, Oubaali Easily Make WBC 7-Day Weight For Title Fight

With the World Boxing Council (WBC) bantamweight title vacant for more than 10 months, Rau’Shee Warren and Nordine Oubaali are one step closer toward determining who will get to fill the void. Their v...Read More

Amir Khan: Wilder and Fury Would Both Beat Anthony Joshua

Former two division world champion Amir Khan is picking both Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury to defeat division rival Anthony Joshua. Joshua, who holds the WBO, IBO, WBA, IBF world titles, is scheduled ...Read More

Tug Nayambayar Wants To Be Second Mongolian Champion

Tugstsogt Nyambayar represents Mongolia’s best hope for a world champion since Lakva Sim’s fifth-round TKO earned the WBA’s vacant 135-pound title over Miguel Calist in April 2004 before losing it via...Read More

Usyk's Team To Meet With Hearn This Week To Map Out 2019

In a year where he became the undisputed World cruiserweight champion and was universally hailed as 2018 Fighter of the Year, Oleksandr Usyk’s greatest upcoming challenge may very well be providing an...Read More

News: Derevyanchenko vs. Culcay, Barou vs. Molina, More

Former WBA super welterweight champ Jack Culcay, 25-3 and now IBF # 2 at middleweight and IBF # 4 Sergey Derevyanchenko was nominated already in early December for a final eliminator where the winner ...Read More

Fury: I'm Still Young at 30, Plenty of Exciting Nights Left in Me

This time last year, the main focus of Tyson Fury was to trim down considerably from the 400 pounds of body weight he was lugging around and enjoy some semblance of a healthy ring return. A hell of a ...Read More

Rigondeaux's Manager: We’ll Fight Anyone At 122 Or 126 Pounds

Now that Guillermo Rigondeaux has fought for the first time in 13 months, his handlers want another challenging fight for him. Alex Bornote, Rigondeaux’s manager, told BoxingScene.com that the former ...Read More

Josh Warrington vs. Kid Galahad Heads To Purse Bid, January 24

The IBF has ordered a purse bid for the mandatory defense of the Featherweight title between Champion Josh Warrington and #1 ranked contender Kid Galahad. Warrington was ordered to negotiate with Gala...Read More

Wladimir Klitschko Calls Rumors Of Fight With Whyte 'Fake News'

Wladimir Klitschko contends there’s no truth to rumors he’ll end his retirement to fight Dillian Whyte on April 13. Klitschko called reports regarding a fight with Whyte “fake news” in a text exchange...Read More

Espinoza: PPV Is A Useful Tool, But It Should Be Used Sparingly

Stephen Espinoza understands the angle Oscar De La Hoya and Eddie Hearn have taken in predicting the death of pay-per-view boxing. Showtime’s president of sports and event programming just hopes consu...Read More

Luis Ortiz's Manager: No One Has Contacted Us On Usyk Fight

There have been several rumors on who Oleksandr Usyk will fight next. The consensus 2018 Fighter of the Year by most publications went 3-0 last year, beating Mairis Briedis, Murat Gassiev, and Tony Be...Read More

Broner's Trainer To Pac: Take 40-Year-Old Ass Back To Senate!

Adrien Broner’s trainer predicted that his fighter will send Manny Pacquiao into a full-time life of politics. The Filipino icon somehow juggles his duties as a senator in the Philippines with simulta...Read More

Lewis Ritson vs. Andy Townend Set, March 23 In Newcastle

Lewis Ritson will be back in the ring before the end of the first quarter. The British lightweight champion suffered his maiden defeat in the paid code last October. Ritson was outpointed by Francesco...Read More

Malignaggi Dares McGregor To Accept 'Winner Takes All' Fight

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, UFC superstar Conor McGregor and former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi are once again engaged in a war of words. The two personalities have be...Read More

Top Rank Prez: Berchelt-Vargas Winner in Line For Lomachenko

There will be a big prize in store for the winner of the planned rematch between WBC super featherweight champion Miguel Berchelt and former beltholder Francisco Vargas. The two boxers are scheduled t...Read More

Ellerbe: Jack-Browne Has Very Good Chance To Steal The Show

LAS VEGAS, NV - On Saturday night the first pay-per-view of 2019 takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena with Manny Pacquiao defending his WBA welterweight title against Adrien Broner in the main ev...Read More

Coach: Lubin is Learning a Lot From Being in Camp With Broner

LAS VEGAS, NV - Super welterweight contender Erickson Lubin (19-1) is currently in the middle of his training camp for his February 9th showdown against former champion Ishe Smith (29-10). The bout al...Read More

Caleb Plant: I'm the Whole Package; A Tall Order For Uzcategui

Caleb Plant hasn’t fought in nearly 11 months, hasn’t beaten someone as good or as accomplished as Jose Uzcategui and is listed as a big underdog entering their fight. None of those factors have impac...Read More

Uzcategui, Plant share mutual heartache, dislike for one another

Jose Uzcategui was a 15-years-old competing on the road as an amateur boxer when he received the tragic news regarding his infant daughter. “It happened [13] years ago. I was in concentration because ...Read More

Malignaggi Backs Porter To Win, Says Ugas Can Cause Problems

WBC 147-pound titleholder Shawn Porter is approaching his initial defense in his second reign as world champion against wily title challenger Yordenis Ugas on March 9 as if the battle of Las Vegans is...Read More

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