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Eric Hunter Talks Future Plans and Working With Mickey Bey

Philadelphia's Eric Hunter is itching to get back into big contests, and is looking to get back involved in the fantastic featherweight division. Hunter has been inactive since his impressive display ...Read More

Lee Selby Gets Off The Deck To Decision Eric Hunter

O2 Arena, London - IBF featherweight world champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8KOs) survived an early knockdown to outwork mandatory challenger Eric Hunter (21-4, 11KOs) down the stretch to win a twelve round ...Read More

Photos: Anthony Joshua, Charles Martin Ready For London War

Martin (17st 7lbs/245 pounds) won the vacant title, which was stripped from world heavyweight titlist Tyson Fury, inside three rounds against Vyacheslav Glazkov back in January after the Ukraine-born ...Read More

Photos: Lee Selby, Eric Hunter Go Face To Face in London

LONDON – IBF Featherweight World Champion Lee Selby and American challenger Eric Hunter participated in a final undercard press conference on Wednesday at Trinity House as they prepare to faceoff this...Read More

McDonnell Believes He's Closing In on Big Fights

Promoter Eddie Hearn presented the press the opportunity to hear from the undercard fighters earlier today ahead of Saturday’s fight between IBF heavyweight titlist Charles Martin and Anthony Joshua a...Read More

Selby-Hunter is Official For Martin vs. Joshua PPV on April 9

Lee Selby will defend his IBF World Featherweight title against mandatory challenger Eric Hunter at The O2 in London on April 9, live on Sky Sports Box Office....Read More

Hearn Confirms Selby-Hunter Likely For Joshua vs. Martin PPV

LEE SELBY'S mandatory defence of his IBF featherweight title against Eric Hunter is headed for London on April 9 amid suggestions from Eddie Hearn that the Welshman has lost momentum in the UK since d...Read More

Selby-Hunter Bid Won By TGB, Likely on Joshua-Martin Bill

The International Boxing Federation has revealed that promoter Tom Brown of TGB Promotions [bidding on behalf of Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Sport and Al Haymon] won the IBF's scheduled purse bid to secu...Read More

GCP Claims Promotional Rights on Selby's Mandatory Hunter

Earlier today it was announced by the IBF that their featherweight titlist Lee Selby must defend his belt against Eric Hunter. The slick challenger from Philadelphia recently signed with a new pro...Read More

Lee Selby-Eric Hunter Featherweight Title Fight Ordered By IBF

The International Boxing Federation (IBF) has now named resurgent featherweight contender Eric Hunter as the mandatory challenger for reigning titlist Lee Selby....Read More

Selby To Defend IBF Title Against Hunter-Barros Winner

IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby (22-1, 8 KOs) may have to wait until April before returning to the ring. Selby, 28, won his first world title last May when an outclassed Evgeny Gradovich was s...Read More

Barros Eyes Hunter For IBF Eliminator To Get Lee Selby

Former WBA world featherweight champion Jonathan "Yoni" Barros (39-4-1, 22 KOs) is looking to get a fight against Eric Hunter (21- 3, 11 KOs), in order to crown a mandatory challenger to the current f...Read More

Hunter Routs Escalante For 1st Round KO

INDIO--Taishan Dong had a much better showing than was the case earlier this month in Houston. Two weeks after struggling to a narrow four-round decision win over a sub .500 fighter, the 7'0" Dong ret...Read More

Eric Hunter Wants The Big Names After Escalante

On Friday night featherweight contender Eric Hunter (20-3) returns to the ring in the main event of a Fox Sports show against Antonio Escalante (29-7). The fight takes place at the Fantasy Springs Cas...Read More

Eric Hunter-Antonio Escalante Set To Battle in Indio

LOS ANGELES - Philadelphia's Eric "The Outlaw" Hunter (19-3, 9 KOs) is set to kick-off Memorial Day Weekend when he faces seasoned contender Antonio Escalante (29-7, 20 KOs) of El Paso, Texas on Frida...Read More

Hunter Outpoints Alvarado In Philly; Perez Outslugs Acosta

Lamont Roach Jr. opened up the Fox Sports 1 telecast with a 4th round stoppage of Herbert Quartey. Three knockdowns came of the bout, with Roach coming out strong and flooring Quartey in the openi...Read More

Eric Hunter - The Outlaw From Philly Means Business

By Thomas Gerbasi - Most fighters in Eric Hunter’s shoes would look at tonight’s Fox Sports 1 main event against Rene Alvarado as a way to turn the page and begin a new, prosperous chapter in a ten-ye...Read More