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David Benavidez: Fight With Ramirez Would Be a War For Full 12

Unbeaten former 168-pound champion David Benavidez called a clash with Mexican southpaw Gilberto Ramirez “an action-packed fight,” that “needs to happen” as well as “a war from Round One to Round 12” ...Read More

David Benavidez: I'm Hungrier Than Ever, More Motivated

David Benavidez vividly recalls the last time he fought in Texas, and it’s a scintillating experience the 21-year-old wants to replicate. “El Bandera Roja” (The Red Flag) scored a three-knockdown, eig...Read More

David Benavidez: I Know I Have What it Takes To Beat Canelo!

Unbeaten former 168-pound champion David Benavidez said “I know I have what it takes” to win an all-Mexican clash with newly-crowned WBA “regular” champion Canelo Alvarez, who earned his third crown i...Read More

David Benavidez Back in Action on Spence vs. Garcia Card

Unbeaten former 168-pound champion David Benavidez will appear in a 10-rounder against an opponent to be determined as the March 16 co-main event when left-handed IBF welterweight champion Errol Spenc...Read More

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