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Top Contender is Accused of Hiring Hitman in Murder of Lawyer

Well-known Nicaraguan boxer, for fought for a world title on several occasions, Carlos "Chocorroncito" Buitrago (30-3-1, 17 KOs), will be charged before the courts for his alleged responsibility in th...Read More

Bellew Frustrated, Explains His Beef With Canelo's Positive Tests

Former WBC cruiserweight world champion Tony Bellew has been very vocal about boxing's ongoing problem with fighters using performance enhancing drugs. Bellew believes the problem would be solved if t...Read More

Arum on 'Improved' Verdejo: I Have To See it With My Own Eyes

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum is skeptical about the promise of a new and improved Felix 'Diamante' Verdejo - who returns to the ring tomorrow night in New York. Verdejo will take part in his first fight in...Read More

Jorgen Hansen Passes Away at 74 Years Old

Former 3-time EBU welterweight champion Jorgen "Gamle" Hansen has passed away at the age of 74. Hansen had been suffering from dementia the last few years. "Gamle" (the Old Man") Hansen became a legen...Read More

Chisora: Little Trainer Won't Help, Bellew Will Knock Haye Out!

Dereck Chisora has once again engaged in a war of words with his old rival, David Haye. Back in 2011, Haye knocked Chisora out in the fifth round of their grudge match. The two had a heated rivalry th...Read More

Jose Ramirez: Nothing Amir Imam Does Worries Me Too Much

So what does Jose Ramirez think of his upcoming foe, Amir Imam, who he faces on Saturday night at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York? ''He's a very technical fighter, he doesn't waste hi...Read More

BBBoC news: Andrew Selby must travel to France for Legrand

The BBBoC’s latest championship circulars have been released and have confirmed a slew of potential fights for the British and English titles as well as announcing a European fight after the Board rev...Read More

Joshua Doesn't Want Wilder In Ring Post-Parker to Hype Fight

Anthony Joshua hopes to avoid another WWE-like post-fight confrontation following what he expects will be a win against Joseph Parker on March 31. The British superstar knows Deontay Wilder will be ri...Read More

Nietes: Sor Rungvisai, Estrada, Chocolatito - I Want Them Next!

Call him a late bloomer or what but three-division world champion Donnie ‘Ahas’ Nietes has the feeling of a 24-year-old boxer ready to take on all comers in the quickest possible time. Indeed, it took...Read More

Gvozdyk Unsure WBC Will Make Stevenson-Jack Winner Face Him

NEW YORK – Oleksandr Gvozdyk expressed skepticism about what will happen if he defeats Mehdi Amar on Saturday night. The WBC has informed the unbeaten light heavyweight contender, a heavy favorite ove...Read More

Crawford Erupts, Tells Jeff Horn: You Know I'm F***ing You Up!

Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) has lashed out at Jeff Horn after the Australian boxer's camp had called him a "princess" over the hand injury that has delayed their planned world title fight on April...Read More

Parker Warns Joshua: I Look Forward To Handing Out a Whipping!

With only a matter of weeks out from the biggest fight of his career caught up with WBO champion Joseph Parker to get his take on how camp has been progressing so far and how he is fee...Read More

Felix Valera, Popeye Lebron return to action in the DR on 3/17

New Face of Boxing has advised that their fighter, featherweight prospect Luis "Popeye" Lebron (9-0-1) will return to action on Saturday in Santo Domingo, DR against local fighter Alan...Read More

Agit Kabayel vs. Miljan Rovcanin Set Down For May 21

It´s official: SES announced today that EBU heavyweight champ Agit Kabayel (17-0 in his boxrec record, 19-2 all fights included) will make a voluntary defence against Miljan Rovcanin (18-1) on May 21 ...Read More

Haye Expects Joshua To Take Easier Fight Next - Not Wilder

Former two division champion David Haye does not expect a unification between heavyweight champions Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder in 2017. Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs), who holds the IBF, IBO, WBA world ...Read More

Wilder Reacts To Ortiz's Claim That He Was Saved From KO Loss

Earlier this month, fans were treated to a heavyweight war when WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) knocked out Cuban puncher Luis Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) in the tenth round. After four caut...Read More

Horn's Promoter on Crawford: Not That Tough, Will Get a Slapping

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (18-0-1, 12 KOs), and his handlers, have been steaming since the announcement that mandatory challenger Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) withdrew from their schedule...Read More

Tomasz Adamek vs. Joey Abell Tops Tripleheader on April 14

On April 21 in Czestochowa, Poland - former two division world champion Tomasz Adamek (52-5, 30 KOs) will headline a packed card in Poland. The popular Polish fighter is going to create some possible ...Read More

Canelo-GGG, Joshua-Parker To Have Special WBA Belts at Stake

The president of the World Boxing Association, Gilberto Mendoza, has announced that his organization is ready to recognize the winners of five fights - that are scheduled in the coming months - with c...Read More

Manny Pacquiao is Latest To Enter The Cryptocurrency Market

Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao is getting in on the cryptocurrency hype. According to Entrepreneur Philippines, Singapore-based Global Crypto Offering Exchange (GCOX) announced on Wednes...Read More