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Benavidez-Yildirim, Fortuna-Campbell Double Eyed By Lewkowicz

Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz has two fighters with looming business in the ring with the WBC, and he wants to bring the action together all under one roof. Lewkowicz told BoxingScene.com that he wants t...

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Callum Smith Officially in Line For Benavidez-Yildirim Winner

Callum Smith could well be one step closer to a unification showdown. The 29-year-old was most recently in action against his mandatory challenger John Ryder at the M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool. Smith,...

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Benavidez Confident of Beating Smith, Plant - Wants Canelo Too

A proud world champion once again, two-time WBC Super Middleweight Titleholder David “El Bandera Roja/Red Flag” Benavidez says he’s a stronger, wiser version of himself and has his sights set on the d...

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Benavidez, Yildirim Agree To Terms For Jan. 25 Title Fight

David Benavidez and Avni Yildirim have a fight date—and their handlers already have a hunger for the matchup. The mandatory World Boxing Council (WBC) super middleweight fight will take place Jan. 25,...

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Wilder-Fury II Approved By WBC, Pascal-Jack Sanctioned, More

Wilder-Fury II Approved By WBC, Pascal-Jack Sanctioned, More - Wednesday morning at the WBC’s 57th annual convention at the Grand Oasis Cancun was devoted mainly to ratings. The afternoon assembly mee...

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Yilrdirim: I Am Happy It Is On Paper That I Am A Clean Fighter

There wasn’t any feeling of relief, other than Avni Yildirim appreciating his being granted due process in the first place. The super middleweight contender is back in the title mix after a drug testi...

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Benavidez-Yildirim Approved By WBC, Doping Investigation Finished

The World Boxing Council issued an official ruling on Friday, indicating that it closed its Clean Boxing Program’s Results Management process concerning Avni Yildirim’s adverse finding related to a re...

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Callum Smith Sees Flaws That He Can Exploit in David Benavidez

On November 23, WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith will make his mandatory defense against John Ryder. But undefeated beltholder has much bigger plans in mind - like unifying his division an...

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Hearn: We Have To Make Most of The Monopoly at 160 and 168

New York - Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport knows the ability that DAZN has to do damage in several key weight divisions. Right now the 160 and 168 pound divisions are heavily influenced by the...

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Avni Yildirim Comes Up Positive For Banned Substance

On September 26, the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (“VADA”) reported to the World Boxing Council ("WBC") that an “A” sample collected from Avni Yildirim on September 13 in Big Bear, California in ...

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Team Benavidez: Yildirim Will Be Next, Hearn Can Get in Line

Sampson Lewkowicz, the exclusive promoter for WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs), has advised BoxingScene.com that his boxer will honor the recent mandate from the World Bo...

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David Benavidez vs. Avni Yildirim Will Be Next, Says WBC Prez

The World Boxing Council will order their brand new super middleweight champion, David Benavidez, to defend the 168-pound title against Turkish puncher Avni Yildirim, who is waiting for the opportunit...

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Hearn Asks WBC To Order David Benavidez vs. Callum Smith

Eddie Hearn, promoter for WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith, has made a request to the World Boxing Council - asking the sanctioning body to order a mandatory fight with WBC world champion ...

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David Benavidez's Trainer/Dad: We Want Caleb Plant Next

LOS ANGELES – Now that he has regained the WBC super middleweight title, David Benavidez can get back to the type of business that awaited him before his cocaine ordeal last year. Jose Benavidez Sr., ...

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Yildrim: Benavidez A Brave Fighter But Not A Very Skilled Boxer

Avni Yildirim didn’t have a preference in the winner of Saturday’s super middleweight title fight but was pleased with how the night ultimately played out. David Benavidez regained his old World Boxin...

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Dirrell: We Won't End on a Loss, Put Anybody in There With Me!

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California - David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) reclaimed his WBC super middleweight title after stopping Anthony Dirrell (33-2-1, 24 KOs) in the ninth round. (photo by Ryan H...

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David Benavidez: Things Are Going To Get Tougher - I'm Ready

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California - In the co-main event, unbeaten David "El Bandera Roja" Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) regained the WBC Super Middleweight World Championship from two-time champion ...

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David Benavidez Breaks Down Anthony Dirrell For Title

Benavidez, Dirrell Fight Photos Gallery - Staples Center, Los Angeles, California - David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) is once again a world champion after breaking down and stopping Anthony Dirrell (33-2...

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David Benavidez Breaks Down, Stops Anthony Dirrell in Ninth

Staples Center, Los Angeles, California - David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) is once again a world champion after breaking down and stopping Anthony Dirrell (33-2-1, 24 KOs) in the ninth round. Benavidez ...

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Dirrell vs. Benavidez - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Dirrell, Benavidez Scorecard BoxingScene Live - Shawn Porter made weight on his first try Friday for his 147-pound title unification fight against Errol Spence Jr. Porter weighed exactly 147 pounds wh...

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