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Abraham, Miranda, Berto and Rodriguez Make Weight

There were no big issues for tomorrow's big night of fights. ...Read More

James Kirkland Breaks Promotional Ties With Gary Shaw

We reported several days ago that flyweight champion Nonito Donaire severed his promotional contract with Gary Shaw, now undefeated junior middleweight prospect James Kirkland is also jumping ship. Bo...Read More

Mikkel Kessler-Dmitri Sartison Winner Must Face Haussler

Mikkel Kessler weighed in at a perfectly fit 167.75 lbs for tomorrow´s WBA title fight in Copenhagen against Dmitri Sartison, who came in at 167.25 lbs. Sartison looked smaller though both in height a...Read More

Sechew Powell Fails Drug Test in Latimore Aftermath

It's been reported that New York-based junior middleweight Sechew Powell failed his post-fight drug test in the aftermath of his shocking loss to Deandre Latimore last week on ESPN. Powell was on the ...Read More

Oscar Larios To Return on August 8 in Guadalajara

Former champion Oscar Larios (61-6, 38KOs) is planning his next ring return on August 8 in Guadalajara, Mexico. ...Read More

Erik Morales Planning a Ring Return For 2009

At a recent press conference to announce a sporting Marathon in Tijuana, Mexico, former three-division champion Erik Morales, 31, announced that he was planning a return to ring in 2009....Read More

Ivan Calderon, Hugo Cazares Trade Words in Bayamon

The two rivals came face to face at the Rubén Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, trading words to promote their rematch on August 30 in Puerto Rico. WBO light flyweight champion Ivan Calderon (31-0, 6...Read More

AJ Banal Signs Contract To Fight Rafael Concepcion

Panama’s Rafael "Little Bull" Concepcion has officially signed up to face the Philippines undefeated 19 year old sensation AJ "Bazooka" Banal for the World Boxing Association super flyweight champions...Read More

Miguel Cotto Sparring With Jose Valera For Margarito

WBA welterweight champion Miguel Cotto is pushing himself to the limit during training sessions in Puerto Rico, preparing for the toughest fight of his career against Antonio Margarito on July 26 in L...Read More

Roach Back at Wild Card, Pacquiao Looking Fierce

Celebrated trainer Freddie Roach returned to the Wild Card gym after a brief bout with a heavy cold and watched his prized possession, Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao, put on what a Roach assistant ...Read More

Gerry Penalosa Undecided on Fighting Nestor Rocha

WBO bantamweight champion Gerry Penalosa is undecided on whether or not to accept an offer of a tune-up fight against Nestor Rocha on the undercard of the battle between lightweight champion Joel Casa...Read More

Amir Khan Feels Betrayed, Blasts Disloyal Oliver Harrison

UK lightweight sensation Amir Khan has blasted former trainer Oliver Harrison. Khan went to town on his former friend after learning that Harrison is helping Michael Gomez prepare for their Saturday b...Read More

Jermain Taylor Still Focused on Jeff Lacy For November

Former middleweight champ Jermain Taylor (27-2, 17KOs) is still focused on facing his former Olympic teammate Jeff Lacy (23-1, 17KOs). Steve Kim of MaxBoxing/ was informed that Taylor's...Read More

Cristian Mijares Fight Offered To Nonito Donaire

IBF flyweight Nonito Donaire (19-1, 12KOs) is a free agent with a lot of options. Since his recent split with promoter Gary Shaw, the Filipino champion has received offers for a number of big fights. ...Read More

Steven Luevano: "Santiago Better Not Make a Mistake"

WBO featherweight champion Steve Luevano has sent a message to his June 28 opponent, Mario Santiago - "If you make a mistake, you will pay the price." The two meet on the pay-per-view undercard to Man...Read More

Daniel Santos Can't See How Margarito Beats Cotto

Former champion Daniel Santos can't see a way that Antonio Margarito will be able to overcome the more versatile WBA welterweight champion Miguel Cotto on July 26 in Puerto Rico. Santos, who holds a w...Read More

AJ Banal Steps Up His Training For Rafael Concepcion

Undefeated AJ “Bazooka” Banal (17-0-1, 14KOs) who battles Panama’s Rafael “El Torito” Concepcion (10-2-1, 6 ‘s) `for the vacant World Boxing Association super flyweight title in Cebu City on July 26 i...Read More

Florante Condes May Land on Raul Garcia's Undercard

The promoter of the recent title fight in which the Philippines Florante Condes lost his International Boxing Federation (IBF) minimum weight title by split decision to Raul Rayito Garcia in La Paz, M...Read More

Roy Jones Jr. Owed Money From The Trinidad Fight?

Several sources within the industry have informed MaxBoxing/ of a possible rift brewing between Roy Jones Jr. and promoter Don King....Read More

Tommy Hearns To Work Ronald's Corner, Hill Derailed and has learned today that former world champion Thomas Hearns will corner his son Ronald this weekend after passport issues derailed trainer Henry Hill....Read More