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Edwin Valero, Gainer Want IBF Champ Fana

It was reported on SuperSportZone that former WBA featherweight champion Derrick Gainer is eager to face IBF junior lightweight Mzonke Fana, even if he has to go to Fana's backyard of South Africa to ...Read More

Ricky Hatton Speaks on Corrales' Passing

After hearing the news that Diego Corrales was killed in a motorcycle accident on Monday night in Las Vegas, unbeaten IBF junior welterweight champion Ricky Hatton gave his thoughts on the tragedy to ...Read More

Larry Merchant Praises Rey Bautista

Renowned veteran HBO commentator Larry Merchant has hailed emerging ring sensation Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista as “one of the best prospects he has seen” according to respected boxing patron Tony Aldegue...Read More

Hector Camacho Jailed on Burglary Charge

GULFPORT, Miss. -- Three-time boxing champion Hector "Macho" Camacho was sent to jail Monday after pleading guilty to a 2004 burglary charge....Read More

Manny Pacquiao: The Pound For Pound Best?

MANNY Pacquiao may acquire the distinction as best fighter pound-for-pound in the world should Floyd Mayweather stay true to his words and hang up his gloves....Read More

Bautista Ready For World Title Challenge

Undefeated Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista kept his unblemished record in tact with a hard-fought unanimous twelve round decision over hitherto undefeated Argentinean Sergio “Rocky” Medina in a WBO world tit...Read More

Filipino Fighters Downed in Australia

Four Filipino boxers who have been living and fighting in Australia have all lost in two fight cards in Sydney, Saturday. ...Read More

Greg Page Lawsuit Finally Settled,$1.2 Million

Former heavyweight champion Greg Page has agreed to settle a lawsuit that he filed against Kentucky boxing officials for $1.2 million after he had career-ending injuries in a 2001 fight in northern Ke...Read More

Boxing Video: Hopkins Interview, Floyd's Workout

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Vernie Torres Loses Fourth Straight Fight

Journeyman Vernie Torres, the former Philippine, USBA and WBO Intercontinental super flyweight champion has lost his fourth fight in a row, this time to undefeated USBA super bantamweight champion Mi...Read More

Euro News; Romanov, Dzinziruk and More

EBU lightweight champ Yuri Romanov, fresh off a third round knockout win over Tontcho Tontchev, will make another voluntary defence of the title in July in Donetsk, Ukraine. Romanov will take on Andre...Read More

Golden Pair Inspired By Oscar De La Hoya

Training alongside Oscar de la Hoya has inspired John Murray and John O’Donnell to put on an eye-catching display at the MGM Grand Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas on Saturday....Read More

Manny Pacquaio Gets Support From Penalosa

Former WBC super flyweight champion Gerry Penalosa is campaigning hard for Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao who is contesting the congressional seat of South Cotabato of incumbent congresswoman Darle...Read More

Penalosa Predicts KO Wins For Bautista, Banal

Former WBC super flyweight champion Gerry Penalosa predicted yesterday that both Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista and AJ “Bazooka” Banal will win by knockout in their featured fights on the undercard of “The ...Read More

Thais Turn To Indonesia For Journeymen

With the crackdown on unscrupulous Filipinos who have illegally sent boxers to Thailand to get massacres in blatant mismatches and even die as in the case of young Lito Sisnorio, the Thais have turned...Read More

Murray Ready To Shine Against Bethea

Hennessy Sports lightweight John Murray is looking forward to putting on a show against Lorenzo Bethea on the undercard of the highly anticipated clash between Oscar de la Hoya and Floyd Mayweather at...Read More

News Bits on Khan, Small and Cook

Amir Khan will start a strong favourite against Willie Limond, according to early odds released by bookmakers. ...Read More

King Sells Adamek, Golota Changes Return Date

Comebacking heavyweight Andrew Golota will now join light heavyweight Tomasz Adamek on June 9 in Katowice, along with lightweight Matt Zegan, Wojicech Bartnik and Mariusz Cendrowski. ...Read More

Euro News; Adamek, Golota, Wlodarczyk

Former WBC light heavyweight champ Tomasz Adamek will return to action on June 9 in Katowice. Adamek has had a lot of problems lately with allegations of doping and criminal activities, but not proof ...Read More

Carl Froch Undergoes Successful Surgery

British and Commonwealth super middleweight champion Carl Froch has gone under the knife to rectify a long-term ligament problem after WBO champion Joe Calzaghe refused a £1.6 million offer to defend ...Read More