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Canelo Vows To Erase Doubts: This Will Make Me Much Stronger!

As reported on Tuesday on BoxingScene.com, former world chamion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has signed up for year-round testing with the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA) after losing his WBC rankin...Read More

Russell: My People Have a Short Trip to Watch Diaz 'Massacre'

Gary Russell Jr. is confident his fight against Joseph Diaz Jr. will be as easy as his fans’ commute to witness it. Russell will defend his WBC featherweight title against Diaz on May 19 at MGM Nation...Read More

Sergey Kovalev: Maybe After The Alvarez Fight I'll Fight Bivol

NEW YORK – Sergey Kovalev considers Dmitry Bivol an elite light heavyweight, even though Bivol has just 13 fights on his professional record. The WBO 175-pound champion also feels they’re one step clo...Read More

O'Sullivan: The Question is - Would Golovkin Handle My Power?

Middleweight contender Gary "Spike" O'Sullivan (28-2) returned to the ring on May 4th and crushed a severely over matched Berlin Abreu in 3 rounds in their ESPN televised fight. Berlin had previously ...Read More

Jack: Not Impressed By DeGale's Win, He's Not The Same Fighter

Last year, Olympic gold medal winner James DeGale (24-2-1, 14 KOs) went through the worst twelve months of his pro career. In January 2017, he barely escaped with a twelve round majority draw - when h...Read More

Warrington Inspired By Hatton's TKO of Tszyu as Selby Looms

The 27-year-old from Leeds finally gets his shot at the world title he has long sought, when at Elland Road – where he will be led to the ring by Lucas Radebe – he can justify comparisons with Hatton....Read More

Victor Morales is Set To Face David Berna at Kansas Star Arena

BoxingScene.com recently caught up with featherweight/super featherweight prospect Victor Morales Jr. (8-0) who faces David Berna (16-3) on Saturday night at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas. ...Read More

Adonis Stevenson: Kovalev Don't Want To Fight - I'd KO Him!

WBC heavyweight world champion Adonis Stevenson believes Sergey Kovalev, who holds the WBO title, has no intention of ever facing him. Both fighters are set for tough title defenses. This Saturday nig...Read More

Horn: Crawford Trying To Play Mind Games - It Motivates Me

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (18-0-1, 12 KOs) believes mandatory challenger Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) is trying to play mind games with him. The two sides were set to fight in April at T-...Read More

UK News: Liam Williams, Bradley Skeete, Ward, More

Former British champion Liam Williams has been handed a route back into contention after the BBBoC matched him against Asinia Bufield for the vacant British light-middleweight belt. The Board’s lates...Read More

Golovkin Promoter: Canelo Did The Right Thing, A Good Step

On Tuesday, Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) announced that he enrolled in year-round testing with VADA (Voluntary Anti-Doping Association). Canelo has been under fire since te...Read More

Alexander Besputin on Top Rank's Fresno Card on May 26

According to TASS media agency and its pundit Igor Lazorin, rapidly rising Russian former amateur standout Alexander Besputin (9-0, 7 KOs) will be part of a huge night of boxing, which is pre-planned ...Read More

Munguia: I'm Willing To Face Jermell Charlo - I Want That Belt

WBO junior middleweight champion Jaime Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs) wants more world titles around his waist. Munguia, who is the new hero of Tijuana, wants to get his hands on the WBC world title, which is...Read More

Mikey Garcia: I Can Stop Lomachenko, He's Not Invincible

WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (38-0, 30 KOs) is very confident in his ability to stop newly crowned WBA champion Vasiliy Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs). This past Saturday night, Lomachenko - who wo...Read More

Jaime Munguia vs. Liam Smith Has To Happen, Says WBO Prez

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, newly crowned WBO super welterweight champion Jaime Munguia of Mexico, and his promoter Fernando Beltran, are waiting for the opportunity to make a defense i...Read More

Roman Gonzalez Continues Training, Eyes Ring Return in July

Former four division world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez is training at the Roger Deshon gym with a view to returning to the ring in July. The first option is to hold the fight in Nicaragua, ...Read More

Abraham vs. Nielsen Rematch, Wallin vs. Helenius in Play

A showdown between heavyweights Otto Wallin, 20-0, and Robert Helenius, 26-2, could be on its way to happen in the early fall. Helenius, also known as the Nordic Nightmare, has been appointed as the o...Read More

Lomachenko-Linares Show Snags Average Audience of 1,024,000

Vasiliy Lomachenko-Jorge Linares was a much more competitive, compelling fight than Lomachenko’s domination of Guillermo Rigondeaux, but it didn’t draw greater ratings. Nielsen Media Research numbers ...Read More

Joshua: Not Really Interested in Povetkin, I Hope Wilder Happens

IBF, WBO, WBA, IBO heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) is crossing his fingers that a unification takes place with WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) in the coming future....Read More

Munguia’s Win Against Ali Drew Peak of 779,000 Viewers for HBO

The ratings for his HBO debut understandably weren’t as high for Jaime Munguia’s huge win Saturday night as those for the middleweight champion he wanted to fight a week earlier. Viewers still are muc...Read More

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