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Kendall Holt Issues Statement, Cleared of PED Suspicions

I am pleased to announce that according to laboratory results I am not under suspicion of having taken a banned substance in connection with my bout against Lamont Peterson. We have received an ema...Read More

Peterson Cleared, Drug Tests Negative Following Holt Win

By Jake Donovan - Further details are being released in the ongoing drug testing saga surrounding Lamont Peterson’s 8th round knockout win over Kendall Holt last month in Washington D.C. This time aro...Read More

Peterson-Holt: Situation Not Clear on Who Tested Positive

For the second time in as many fights, a notable win by Lamont Peterson has been followed by a negative light cast up on the D.C. Boxing and Wrestling Commission as it pertains to drug testing. On...Read More

Video: Kendall Holt Discusses Lamont Peterson Loss, More

Bill Emes catches up with former champion Kendall Holt to discuss his recent TKO loss to IBF beltholder Lamont Peterson, what he plans for the future and more....Read More

Lamont Peterson: I Had to Wait Before Charging at Holt

For the first three rounds against Kendall Holt on Friday, Lamont Peterson appeared to be doing little on offense, leading many of his fans in attendance in his native Washington, D.C., to yell for hi...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Peterson Closed With 64% of Power

Defending champ Lamont Peterson shook off the rust in round four and proceeded to outland Kendall Holt 167-51 before the end came in round eight. Peterson landed 64% of his power shots in the last tw...Read More

Holt: I Was Sticking to Game Plan, But Lamont Caught Me

For 33 fights, Kendall Holt claimed, he had never come into a boxing match with a certain strategy in mind. That wasn’t going to be the case for his bout this past Friday with Lamont Peterson. “Thi...Read More

Holt Not Worried, Not Thinking About Peterson's PED Past

Kendall Holt has tried not to think about Lamont Peterson’s performance-enhancing drug incident last year while preparing for their title fight Friday night. The former WBO junior welterweight cham...Read More

Lamont Peterson Drops, Batters Holt For TKO in Eight

DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia - IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson (31-1-1, 16KOs) stopped mandatory challenger Kendall Holt (28-6, 16KOs) in the eight round. Peterson drop...Read More

Lamont Peterson-Kendall Holt: Pre-Fight Report Card

When two veterans with established world class chops square off, and there is reason to believe they are well matched, it’s a good thing. When both fighters are in a position where winning is a despe...Read More

Lamont Peterson Pumped, Puts Controversy Behind Him

Lamont Peterson, fighting to defend his reputation as well as a world title after a positive doping test, ends a 14-month layoff Friday in a hometown bout against fellow American Kendall Holt. Pete...Read More

Weights from Washington, D.C.: Peterson 139.4, Holt 140

Lamont Peterson and Kendall Holt both made the junior-welterweight limit on Thursday afternoon for their title fight airing tomorrow night on ESPN2’s Friday Night Fights from the D.C. Armory in Washin...Read More

Holt, Shaw Not Worried About Officials in Peterson Fight

Kendall Holt and his promoter, Gary Shaw, know all about what occurred the night Lamont Peterson took the IBF and WBA junior welterweight titles from Amir Khan by winning a controversial split decisio...Read More

Peterson Says Layoff Will Not Be a Factor Against Holt

WASHINGTON - Lamont Peterson, who is finally set to defend the title he took from Britain's Amir Khan in controversial fashion 14 months ago, says his long layoff will not be a problem against Kendall...Read More

Lamont Peterson vs. Kendall Holt: Training Camp Notes

IBF Junior Welterweight Champion Lamont Peterson (30-1-1, 15 KOs) continues to prepare for his first title defense and fight in 14 months as he takes on former WBO Light Welterweight Champion Kendall ...Read More

Holt Vows To Power Past Peterson: Eyes Khan, Marquez

Former junior welterweight champion Kendall "Rated R" Holt joined us on the latest edition of The Boxing Lab, BoxingScene's official audio show. Holt is scheduled to face IBF junior welterweight cham...Read More

Lamont Peterson-Kendall Holt Set For 2/22, ESPN

According to promoter Gary Shaw, an agreement was reached for Kendall Holt to challenge IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson on February 22nd at Washington, D.C. Armory in Peterson's home...Read More