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Naoya Inoue: The WBSS Presents a Real Challenge For Me

This past Friday night at the Rossiya Theatre in Moscow, the quarter-finals were set for Season II of the World Boxing Super Series - with tournaments taking place in the super lightweight and bantamw...Read More

Photos: World Boxing Super Series - Season 2 Fighters Face Off

World Boxing Super Series Season Two Draft Photos Gallery - The quarter-finals for Season II of the World Boxing Super Series were set for the tournament’s Super-Lightweight and Bantamweight brackets ...Read More

Burnett-Donaire, Inoue-Payano For WBSS Bantamweight Tourney

Top-seeded Ryan Burnett picked unseeded Nonito Donaire as his opponent Friday for the World Boxing Super Series’ bantamweight tournament. Burnett made his selection as part of the of the WBSS “Draft G...Read More

Naoya Inoue Confident of Winning World Boxing Super Series

25-year-old Inoue (16-0, 14 KOs) from Zama, Japan is a three-weight world champion, having held the WBA Regular bantamweight title since May 2018, the WBO junior-bantamweight title from 2014 to March ...Read More

Naoya Inoue-Jamie McDonnell: Afterthoughts

There might not be a better fighter in the world right now. When Japan’s Naoya Inoue performs the way he did against veteran Jamie McDonnell, it’s hard for that thought not to creep in. As people asse...Read More

Burnett, Tete, Rodriguez, Inoue in 'Toughest Challenge' – Booth

Burnett, Tete, Rodriguez, Inoue in 'Toughest Challenge' – Booth

by Tris Dixon - “This tournament is the toughest challenge that all the participants will have faced in their careers,” said Adam Booth, trainer of bantamweight world champion Ryan Burnett. Booth, who...Read More

Naoya Inoue Eyes More Titles: I Hope To Win Whole WBSS!

Newly crowned WBA "regular" bantamweight champion Naoya Inoue (16-0, 14 KOs) is really looking forward to joining the World Boxing Super Series tournament. Already in the tournament, are IBF champion ...Read More

Photos: Naoya Inoue Destroys Jamie McDonnell in One Round

Inoue, McDonnell Fight Photos Gallery - Japan's Naoya Inoue won his first fight as a bantamweight, knocking out WBA champion Jamie McDonnell in a furious first round on Friday. Inoue lived up to his n...Read More

Jamie McDonnell Confirms He Will Move Up After KO Loss

Jamie McDonnell has confirmed that he will return at a higher weight after surrendering his world title. The Doncaster man is set to come back at 122lbs after losing his WBA ‘regular’ bantamweight cro...Read More

Inoue Blows Out McDonnell in 1st Round to Win Bantamweight Title

Naoya Inoue wasted no time overwhelming Jamie McDonnell with his vaunted power Friday night in Tokyo. Japan’s Inoue showed McDonnell immediately why he is nicknamed “Monster.” He knocked down the defe...Read More

Photos: Naoya Inoue, Jamie McDonnell - Ready For War in Japan

Inoue, McDonnell Weigh-In Photos Gallery - Jamie McDonnell says he’ll prove that he’s the best Bantamweight in the world as he faces pound-for-pound star Naoya Inoue in Tokyo, Japan on Friday, live on...Read More

McDonnell: When I Beat Inoue, Everyone in World Will Know Me

Jamie McDonnell isn’t the least bit concerned about what’s supposed to happen Friday night in Tokyo. The defending WBA bantamweight champion realizes most experts expect Naoya Inoue to knock him out i...Read More

Jamie McDonnell-Naoya Inoue: Stats & Stakes

Jamie McDonnell-Naoya Inoue: Stats & Stakes

by Cliff Rold - Hardcore boxing fans have been waking up early in the morning to watch Naoya Inoue for a few years now. The former Jr. flyweight and Jr. bantamweight titlist is the sort of dynamic off...Read More

Photos: Naoya Inoue vs. Jamie McDonnell - Final Presser

Inoue vs. McDonnell Final Press Conference Photos Gallery - From the Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo, two-weight world champion Naoya “Monster” Inoue will move up in weight to face WBA bantamweigh...Read More

Naoya Inoue vs. Jamie McDonnell Showdown Lands on ESPN+

The “Monster” will wake up American fight fans on Friday morning. From the Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo, two-weight world champion Naoya “Monster” Inoue will move up in weight to face WBA banta...Read More

Photos: Naoya Inoue, Jamie McDonnell - Size Up in Japan

The "regular" world bantamweight champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA), Englishman Jamie McDonnell, will defend his crown for the seventh time, when he faces two-time world champion (WBC 108 ...Read More

Naoya Inoue Says The Goal is To Blast Out Jamie McDonnell

Bantamweight contender Naoya 'The Monster' Inoue (15-0, 13 KOs) is looking to make a huge statement on May 25th in Japan, when he faces WBA "regular" champion Jamie McDonnell. Inoue, who captured worl...Read More

Trainer: McDonnell Very Prepared, in Form For Naoya Inoue

It's arguably the biggest challenge of his coaching career, but Dave Coldwell is glowing with confidence as his bantamweight charge, Jamie McDonnell, heads to Japan to face the threat of Pound for Pou...Read More

McDonnell Hits Japan, Feels Confident of Shocking Naoya Inoue

On Sunday, World Boxing Association (WBA) "regular" bantamweight champion Jamie McDonnell (29-2-1, 13KOs) arrived in Japan, precisely at the airport International Haneda of Tokyo. He is scheduled to d...Read More

Inoue Fights in WBSS Bantamweight Tournament if He Wins 5/25

Promoter Kalle Sauerland has confirmed that the World Boxing Super Series’ bantamweight tournament likely will include a “Monster.” Sauerland told Sky Sports for a story posted to the British network’...Read More