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Pacquiao Taking No Chances with Jorge Solis

POUND-FOR-POUND idol Manny Pacquiao is not taking any chances of being upset in his next fight against unbeaten Jorge Solis of Mexico - not even with the mouth guard....Read More

Florante Condes' Title Shot Heads To June

HARD-HITTING Philippine minimumweight champion Florante Condes from a Binangonan town in Rizal province near Manila, might wait until June before he takes a shot for a world title. ...Read More

Kessler: "I Want Joe Calzaghe, If He Dares"

It's obvious that WBC/WBA super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler (39-0, 29 KOs) would like nothing more than a crack at WBO champ Joe Calzaghe (42-0, 31 KOs). It's also obvious that HBO is providi...Read More

David Haye Targets Jean-Marc Mormeck

WBC number one cruiserweight and European champion David Haye has a new target at 200 lb with Jean-Marc Mormeck's recent world title win over hated rival O'Neil Bell. ...Read More

Euro News; Ulrich, Kessler, Trabant, More.

EBU light heavyweight champ Thomas Ulrich defends the title on May 19 in Hamburg against Italian Leonard Turchi. On the same bill super middleweight Jurgen Brahmer returns after a layoff due to injury...Read More

Calzaghe: "Manfredo Will Be KO Number 32"

WBO super-middleweight champion Joe Calzaghe has hit back at Peter Manfredo Jnr's claims that he will knock him out when they meet on April 7 at the Millennium Stadium Cardiff....Read More

Manny Pacquiao Confirms WBC Title Shot

Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao has confirmed his acceptance as mandatory challenger to newly crowned WBC super featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez....Read More

O'Neil Bell Demands Third Mormeck Fight

HOLLYWOOD, FL – Back in the United States after a disappointing weekend in France, former undisputed world cruiserweight champion O’Neil Bell has plenty to say about the circumstances surrounding his ...Read More

Penalosa: "Solis has No Power and Slow"

Former WBC super flyweight champion Gerry Penalosa says he is confident Manny Pacquiao will KO undefeated but unknown Mexican Jorge Solis is their “Blaze of Glory” fight at the Alamadome in San Antoni...Read More

Mayweather, Jr: "My Dad Will Not Train Me"

It was reported in USA Today that Floyd Mayweather, Sr. is not going to train his son for the May 5 showdown with Oscar De La Hoya in Las Vegas. ...Read More

Bob Arum Right, and Wrong on Pay Figures

Top Rank Promotions Bob Arum is right when he says that Manny Pacquiao who he claims will earn close to $5 million for his April 14 fight against undefeated but unknown Mexican Jorge Solis will earn m...Read More

Manny Pacquiao's Move Draws Battle Lines

The battle lines are being drawn following Manny Pacquiao’s decision to turn his back on ABS-CBN and sign up with Solar Sports for his clash with undefeated but unknown Jorge Solis in San Antonio, Te...Read More

Golden Boy: "Pacquiao Taking a Step Backwards"

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer has said that Manny Pacquiao is “taking a backward step” by fighting “B” level opponents such as the undefeated but unknown Jorge Solis in San Antonio, Texas...Read More

Ndou to Gatti’s promoter: “I’m always in the Mix!”

Sydney, Australia – In response to a suggestion from Arturo Gatti’s promoter Main Events this week that he is out of the mix for a July 14 match, IBF super lightweight world champion Lovemore “Black P...Read More

Euro News; Kessler, Hide, Graf, More

EBU heavyweight champ Vladimir Virchis will according to a good source defend the title on May 19 in Germany against Italian Paolo Vidoz. Virchis beat Vidoz last year on a one punch knockout to win t...Read More

Frank Espinoza Signs Amateur Standout Molina

Manager Frank Espinoza has added amateur standout Carlos Molina to his active stable of boxers at Espinoza Boxing Club. Espinoza signed Molina to a multi year deal and will be co-managing the 130 poun...Read More

Golden Boy's Injunction Denied by Court

A Las Vegas court has denied the petition of Golden Boy Promotions seeking a preliminary injunction to stop the April 14 fight between Manny Pacquiao and Jorge Solis in which Golden Boy claimed he had...Read More

Pacquiao Denies Filing Golden Boy Lawsuit

Both Manny Pacquiao’s lawyer Franklin “Jing” Gacal and his friend and confidant Rex “Wakee” Salud have claimed that Pacquiao denied filing a case against Golden Boy Promotions Oscar De La Hoya for all...Read More

USA vs. UK Contender Rivalry Begins

A war of words erupted today ahead of next Friday's Contender's show when team USA were ambushed by one of their UK counterparts. ...Read More

Froch, Tatevosyan and O’Donnell Press Quotes

Nottingham’s British and Commonwealth super middleweight champion Carl Froch and Russia’s Sergey Tatevosyan came head to head for the first time yesterday ahead of their 12 round showdown at the Notti...Read More