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The Contender - All 16 Participants Are Revealed For New Season

Premium pay television network EPIX® has announced the 16 fighters who will be facing off with one another for the championship belt on the revival of boxing franchise series The Contender this fall. ...Read More

Willie Monroe Drops, Decisions John Thompson Over Ten

Turning Stone Casino, Verona, New York - Heavyweight contender Andrey Fedosov (28-3, 24KOs) beat up Mario Heredia (13-2) with a sixth round TKO. Heredia went down four times in the fight. ...Read More

Photos: Provodnikov, Molina Ready For War at Turning Stone

VERONA, N.Y. - The six fighters, including main eventers Ruslan “The Siberian Rocky” Provodnikov and John “The Gladiator” Molina, who will compete on this Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® trip...Read More

Willie Monroe Jr. vs. John Thompson on Provodnikov-Molina Bill

BoxingScene.com has been advised that a bout between Willie Monroe Jr. and John Thompson will take place on June 11th at the Turning Stone Resort and Casino in New York....Read More

Austin Trout Sues WBO Over Smith-Thompson Title Fight

Junior middleweight contender Austin Trout has sued the World Boxing Organization (WBO), filing his case earlier this week in his local Dona Ana County Court in New Mexico, according to Courthouse New...Read More

Smith-Thompson And How WBO Fished Around Trout

No matter what happens in Saturday's super welterweight clash between Liam Smith and John Thompson, both fighters can put on their respective resumes that they've fought for a major title. The man...Read More

Liam Smith Stops Thompson In Seven For WBO Crown

Liam Smith became the first among his fighting brothers to capture a major title in the pro ranks, rallying from behind to knock out John Thompson in seven rounds in their vacant super welterweight ti...Read More

'World War III' Notes And Quotes From Manchester

Frank Warren’s huge bill at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night features a slew of title fights (eight in total) as well as two WBO title bouts. Britain’s Liam Smith (20-0-1, 10 KOs) and Terry...Read More

Liam Smith Ready To Become First Family World Champ

Liam Smith is confident he will become the first of the famous boxing brothers to claim world champion status. Smith takes on America's John Thompson for the vacant WBO light-middleweight title in ...Read More

Flanagan-Magdaleno, Smith-Thompson Grabbed By BeIN

Protocol Sports Marketing, the world’s leading distributor of boxing broadcast rights, is pleased to announce that beIN Sports will televise, in USA and Canada, Queensberry Promotions’ October 10 worl...Read More

Thompson "Not Losing Any Sleep" Over Liam Smith

New Jersey super-welterweight John Thompson IV bulldozed his way to a world title opportunity this Saturday by icing touted LA prospect Brandon Adams with a single spectacular left hook in May. But...Read More

Terry Flanagan, Liam Smith Play Up UK vs. USA Rivalry

Terry Flanagan and Liam Smith have fired up the Anglo-American rivalry ahead of their world title showdowns with respective challengers Diego Magdaleno and John Thompson at the Manchester Arena on Sat...Read More

Liam Smith Expects Fully-Prepared John Thompson

Liam Smith heads into his upcoming vacant super welterweight title fight with John Thompson with an undefeated record and hometown advantage of sorts. Their clash will take place October 10 in Manches...Read More

Liam Smith Forced To KO Mayweather Trip To Vegas

Liverpool’s Liam Smith (20-0-1, 10 KOs) has had to KO his dream of attending Floyd Mayweather’s final fight as the 27-year-old is fully focused on his vacant WBO light-middleweight title showdown with...Read More

Thompson Not Concerned About Facing Smith In England

John Thompson was out of the ring for more than a year and stuck on the lone of his career when 2015 began. Two last-minute opportunities later, and the 26-year old from New Jersey is feeling on top o...Read More

Liam Smith Says Thompson's Artistic Talents Won't Work

Liam Smith will be fighting an artist when he challenges America's John Thompson for the vacant WBO light-middleweight title at the Manchester Arena on October 10. Liverpool's Smith can become the ...Read More

The Show Goes On For Liam Smith and John Thompson

The main event may be down, but the show will still go on for Liam Smith and John Thompson. The pair of super welterweight contenders will vie for a vacant title on October 10 in Manchester, Englan...Read More

Warren: Soro Out Due To Internal Issue With Promoter

Liam Smith will now face top American John Thompson for the Vacant WBO World Super-Welterweight Championship on the huge Saturday 10th October show at the Manchester Arena. Liverpool star Smith wil...Read More

Liam Smith-John Thompson For WBO Belt, Soro is Out

Sources have advised BoxingScene.com that John Thompson has agreed to face Liam Smith in Manchester, England for the vacant WBO 154-pound belt on October 10th. Thompson (17-1, 6 KO's) recently won ...Read More

Thompson KO's Adams For Boxcino 154 Lb. Crown

Junior featherweight Isaac Zarate won a six round unanimous decision over Fernando Fuentes. Zarate (11-1-1, 1 KO) did well early on, outboxing Fuentes during a majority of the exchanges. Zarate began ...Read More