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Carlos Negron Inks Managerial With King Kong Boxing

There’s a new heavyweight on the scene... Jay Jimenez president of King Kong Boxing just signed and added 2008 Olympic Puerto Rican 6”6 heavyweight Carlos Negron (20-1, 16 KOs) to his stable to work a...Read More

Bellew: I'm Chasing Greatness, Usyk Fight is Looking Likely Now

Tony Bellew believes the showdown with Oleksandr Usyk is very likely to happen right now. As previously reported, Bellew's promoter, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom, held two meetings in Pari...Read More

Fury: I'm Still The Same Old G, I Want To Smash Wilder's Face In!

Tyson Fury (26-0, 19 KOs) hit Belfast this week as he prepares to woo the city’s knowledgeable fight fans ahead of his fight against Italy-born, Germany-based two-time world title challenger Francesco...Read More

Frank Warren: Fury-Wilder Winner Is World's Best Heavyweight

According to promoter Frank Warren, the Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder winner will prove himself as boxing’s best heavyweight. Assuming Anthony Joshua beats mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin on Septe...Read More

Granados: Garcia Wouldn't KO Me, Either; Would Need Judges' Gift

Adrian Granados has always respected Danny Garcia. That’s why he can’t understand Garcia’s reason for continuing to state Shawn Porter should’ve stopped Granados in their fight nine months ago at Barc...Read More

Tyson Fury: Let's Face It, Wilder Hasn't Really Fought Anybody

It didn’t take long Tuesday for the attention to turn toward Deontay Wilder. A press conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland, was held to promote Tyson Fury’s fight against Francesco Pianeta. The Ital...Read More

Quigg: If Frampton Faces Warrington - Winner Has To Fight Me!

Bury’s Scott Quigg (34-2-2, 25 KOs) may be on the outside looking in when it comes to the current domestic featherweight division yet the former WBA World Super bantamweight titlist believes that he i...Read More

James Branch To Return, October 6 In Leicester

James Branch has had his next fight confirmed. The former Repton ABC star, 22, inked professional terms with Frank Warren in February and has now revealed the date in which he will fight under the lig...Read More

Fury: If Pianeta Chins Me - I'll Crawl Over and Kiss His Feet!

Tyson Fury has vowed to make “Italian sausage” out of German rival Francesco Pianeta or kiss his feet. The outspoken heavyweight made the statement in Belfast ahead of his latest comeback fight, after...Read More

Euro News: Rossing, Schwarz, Edis Tatli, Formella, Gamhour

Danish cruiserweight Detlef "D-struction" Rossing, 8-0, takes on Ukrainian Viktor Polyakov, 13-4-1, September 15 in Copenhagen. Polyakov, a former Olympian, is now based in Germany and mainly campaign...Read More

Ray Beltran: Lomachenko Must Beat Me To Get To Mikey Garcia

Ray Beltran is determined to throw a spanner in the works for Vasyl Lomachenko's plans to face Mikey Garcia. Lomachenko is set to return from shoulder surgery in December, with his manager confirming ...Read More

Hugo Ruiz Makes Quiet Return, Aims To Reclaim World Title

After nearly two years of absence due to injuries, former world champion Hugo Ruiz returned with a unanimous decision victory over Dennis Contreras on Saturday at the Mexico City Arena. ...Read More

Katie Taylor - Documentary To Lift Lid on Split With Her Dad

Ireland’s Katie Taylor (10-0, 5 KOs) is riding high as a professional after annexing the WBA and IBF World Female lightweight titles yet the 2012 Olympic gold medallist is set to reveal the depth of t...Read More

Hearn Reacts To Critics: Miller vs. Adamek is NO Mismatch!

There has been a heavy wave of criticism over the recently finalized scrap between Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller and former two-division world champion Tomasz Adamek. The contest will be a part of promote...Read More

Joseph Diaz, Manager To Meet: Decide on Weight Class Future

Manager Ralph Heredia revealed that he intends to have a meeting with his star fighter, featherweight contender Joseph 'JoJo' Diaz, to evaluate his future weight class. Along with a group of speciali...Read More

Loeffler: Golovkin is 1 Win Away From Breaking Hopkins Record

Tom Loeffler, promoter for IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs), sees legacy at stake for both boxers when GGG steps in the ring to defend his titles against Saul "Can...Read More

Fury: Wilder Coming Over Because He Knows Where Daddy Lives

Tyson Fury goaded heavyweight rival Deontay Wilder ahead of his fight with Francesco Pianeta at Windsor Park on Saturday. Fury's comeback continues with a showdown against the experienced Pianeta in B...Read More

Jermain Taylor - Domestic Violence Charges Are Dropped

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports Taylor was scheduled to stand trial on a felony terroristic threatening charge and a misdemeanor domestic battery charge. But on Monday, prosecutors said they hav...Read More

Jacobs-Derevyanchenko Likely Headed to MSG Theater October 27

The Sergiy Derevyanchenko-Daniel Jacobs fight appears headed to a different date and site. has learned negotiations are nearing completion for the Derevyanchenko-Jacobs bout to take pl...Read More

Fury: You'll See 'Heavyweight Sugar Ray Leonard' Against Pianeta

Tyson Fury promised a much more impressive performance Saturday night than the last time he fought. Fury predicted during a press conference Tuesday in Belfast, Northern Ireland, that he’ll box like “...Read More