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WBA Won't Strip Charr; Miller-Dinu Unlikely To Be Title Fight

The WBA has informed Manuel Charr that it has voted to suspend him for six months for failing performance-enhancing drug tests in September. However, Pat English, Charr’s attorney, told BoxingScene.co...Read More

Oquendo: WBA Should Do The Right Thing, Crown Me Champion

As BoxingScene.com reported several days ago, WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Manuel Charr has had to call off his upcoming title defence, and is likely set to be stripped of his WBA belt, after te...Read More

Charr Shocked as Positive Drug Tests Cancel Oquendo Fight

WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Manuel Charr will not defend his belt next week against American challenger Fres Oquendo after a 'suspect' doping test by the Syrian forced the fight to be cancelled...Read More

Charr Vows To Blast Out Oquendo, Wants Anthony Joshua Next

On September 29th, WBA World Heavyweight Champion Manuel Charr defends his title against mandatory challenger Fres Oquendo at 16,000 seat LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany. In the lead-up to the fight...Read More

Oquendo: When I Win The WBA Title, I'll Be in The Record Books

Fres Oquendo (37-8, 24 KOs), 45-years-old and inactive since July f 2014, is still eager to fight in the heavyweight division. Oquendo is still slated to challenge WBA "regular" heavyweight champion M...Read More

Manuel Charr vs. Fres Oquendo Title Clash To Move Forward

Representatives of Manuel Charr and Fres Oquendo have informed representatives of Don King Productions that “there is no litigation” and they will fight for the WBA Heavyweight Championship. Pat Engl...Read More

Whyte: Fury Talking Rubbish, I'm More Realistic Foe Than Wilder

Dillian Whyte wants a further fight before challenging Anthony Joshua or Deontay Wilder for the world heavyweight title. On Saturday, at London’s O2 Arena, the 30-year-old produced his finest performa...Read More

Dillian Whyte Eyes Manuel Charr, Skepitcal About Wilder-Fury

Dillian Whyte (24-1, 17 KOs) told BoxingScene.com he is aiming to fight again in mid-December. The WBC Silver champion and number one contender cemented his status as one of the world’s best with a 12...Read More

Fury: I Told Hearn I'd Fight Joshua in Comeback - He Said 'No'

Former heavyweight world Champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) returns to the ring against Sefer Seferi (23-1, 21 early) at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night yet the 29-year-old has claimed that he ...Read More

Jarrell Miller To Joshua: I'll Bust Your Behind, You Better Beware!

Heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller (20-0-1, 18 KOs) is hoping to get his hands on IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) - if the British superstar is unable to reach a unificatio...Read More

Charr vs. Oquendo Looms For September 29 in Cologne

WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Manuel Charr will defend the title against Fres Oquendo on September 29 in Cologne, Germany, writes BILD. The fight was first set for May 4 in Chicago after Team Oqu...Read More

Oquendo's Promoter: Fres Will End Manuel Charr's Career

A day after a lackluster fight of 20 somethings, another top heavyweight and 3 time title challenger, "Fast" Fres Oquendo turns 45 years old today. Oquendo has been dormant nearly four years since los...Read More

Manuel Charr Looks Forward To Overseas Fight With Oquendo

On November 25, 2017 Manuel Charr beat Russia's Alexander Ustinov in Oberhausen, Germany, to claim the vacant WBA World Heavyweight Championship. For his first title defense, "Diamond Boy" Charr will ...Read More

Oquendo's Handlers Win WBA Purse Bid For Charr Title Shot

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, the World Boxing Association (WBA) Championships Committee called the fight between Manuel Charr and Fres Oquendo for the Heavyweight Title, which is current...Read More

Charr-Oquendo WBA Heavyweight Title Purse Bid Friday in Toronto

The WBA announced Thursday that a purse bid has been scheduled for its heavyweight championship bout between title-holder Manuel Charr and mandatory challenger Fres Oquendo. The bidding will take plac...Read More

Pulev Still Wants a Crack at Anthony Joshua, Charr is an Option

Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 14 KOs) is still very much interested in a showdown with IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs). The two were scheduled to fight last October, before a cr...Read More

David Price: No Reason I Can't Bounce Back Like Charr, Win Title

Olympic bronze medal winner David Price is still hoping to fight for, and win, a world title. Price (21-4, 18 KOs) will return to action on Saturday night in Brentwood, when he faces Kamil Sokolowski....Read More

Manuel Charr Admits He's Not German - At Least Not Yet

Manuel Charr had been touted as the man who ended Germany's 85-year wait for a world heavyweight champion, but as it turned out, he is not a German citizen. After the 33-year-old's triumph against Ale...Read More

Charr Update, Dimitrenko Lands Foe, Boesel Out of Karo Fight

German light heavyweight Dominic Boesel has been injured in sparring and his fight against EBU champ Karo Murat scheduled for December 16 in Weissenfels is postponed. SES will announce a new date shor...Read More

Manuel Charr vs. Fres Oquendo Ordered By The WBA

The World Boxing Association (WBA) Championships Committee has officially ordered the teams behind Germany's Manuel Charr, who holds the WBA "regular" heavyweight championship, and Puerto Rican conten...Read More