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David Benavidez To Stay Busy, Then Face Dirrell-Yildirim Winner

Unbeaten former 168-pound champion David Benavidez could return in March from a six-month suspension for a positive drug test of benzoylecgonine -- a main ingredient for cocaine. The 21-year-old has a...Read More

Uzcategui: Plant Will Get a Slow Beating, I'd Sleep Ramirez in 3

IBF champion Jose Uzecategui has ambitious desires for what he hopes to be his first four 168-pound world title defenses. The 27-year-old Uzecategui (28-2, 23 KOs) expects to face IBF-ordered mandato...Read More

David Benavidez, Father, Brother Certain He'd Knock Out Canelo

OMAHA, Nebraska – David Benavidez is here to support his older brother, Jose Jr., for the biggest fight of his career. Watching his unbeaten big brother prepare for his shot at Terence Crawford also h...Read More

Dirrell vs. Yildirim For WBC Title, Benavidez Champ in Recess

The World Boxing Council Ratings Committee has already revealed its monthly lists during the fifty sixth annual WBC Convention. The super middleweight division was reshaped again after David Benavidez...Read More

Badou Jack Discusses Benavidez vs. Dirrell and Wilder vs. Fury

Badou Jack became a two-division champion when he stopped Nathan Cleverly last August on the the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor pay-per-view undercard. The promotion became the second highest grossin...Read More

David Benavidez Makes No Excuses, Apologizes For Failed Test

On Tuesday, BoxingScene.com first reported that WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez came up positive for cocaine in connection to a random drug test administered by VADA [Voluntary Anti-Do...Read More

David Benavidez Comes Up Positive For Cocaine in VADA Test

BoxingScene.com has been advised that WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez came up positive for cocaine in connection to a random drug test administered by VADA [Voluntary Anti-Doping Assoc...Read More

Video: David Benavidez Talks Dirrell, Ramirez, Uzcatguei

David Benavidez Video Interview - The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame had their sixth annual induction weekend. The prestigious induction ceremony was held on Saturday, Aug. 18 from 7-10 p.m. in the August...Read More

Garcia-Porter, Benavidez-Dirrell Eyed For September 8

BoxingScene.com has been advised that the welterweight showdown between former world champions Shawn Porter (28-2-1, 17 KOs) and Danny Garcia (34-1, 20 KOs) is now being targeted to take place on Sept...Read More

DeGale: Benavidez is Possible, Eubank Jr. May Get His Wish!

Former two-time IBF super middleweight world champion James DeGale (24-2-1, 14 KOs) is looking for some big money options in the coming months. DeGale made a lot of headlines recently, when he vacated...Read More

David Benavidez vs. Anthony Dirrell Deal is Reached

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a deal was reached for WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) to make a mandatory defense against top contender Anthony Dirrell (32-1-1, 2...Read More

David Benavidez Stays With Lewkowicz, Returns Top Rank Funds

The legal battle didn't last too long. Last week, promoter Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing officially filed a lawsuit in the Southern District Court of Florida - against WBC super middleweight cha...Read More

Sampson Files Lawsuit Against Benavidez, Arum, Top Rank, Keane

The legal battle has begun, with respect to the promotional contract of WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez. Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz of Sampson Boxing has officially filed a lawsuit in ...Read More

Arum Sees Benavidez as Next Big Star, Eyes Ramirez Unification

Top Rank CEO Bob Arum revealed on the BoxNation Podcast that David Benavidez is without question a Top Rank fighter. As BoxingScene.com reported a few weeks ago, promoter Sampson Lewkowicz, who signed...Read More

David Benavidez - Legal War Looms Between Sampson, Top Rank

BoxingScene.com has been advised that WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) is about to find himself in the middle of a legal battle between Sampson Boxing and Top Rank. Benav...Read More

David Benavidez vs. Anthony Dirrell Ordered By The WBC

BoxingScene.com has been advised that the World Boxing Council has ordered immediate negotiations between WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) and top contender Anthony Dirre...Read More

Jose Benavidez Aims To Secure Terence Crawford Showdown

Welterweight contender Jose Benavidez Jr. is really hoping to get his hands on Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs). The two boxers have traded words in person, and they have also traded words on social me...Read More

David Benavidez vs. Matt Korobov in Play For Garcia-Easter

According to multiple sources in Mexico, WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) will make the next defense of his title against Matt Korobov (28-1, 14 KOs) of Russia in July 28...Read More

Jose Uzcategui: I'm Ready For David Benavidez or Gilberto Ramirez

Newly crowned interim-IBF world champion Jose “Bolivita” Uzcategui was a guest earlier today on the "A Los Golpes” that is hosted by Bernardo Osuna, David Faitelson and the great Mexican champion Juli...Read More

David Benavidez: I Hope To Fight Gilberto Ramirez, George Groves

Proud of his Aztec" roots, WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) wants to be the best in his division and face the biggest names, but the fight that most attracts him is a uni...Read More