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WBC Prez: We Won't Be Splitting Heavyweights - It's Untouchable

A few months ago, fans and historians were up in arms after World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman had mentioned that his organization would explore the idea of splitting the heavyweight div...Read More

Naoya Inoue Promoter Contacted By World Boxing Super Series

Mr. Ohashi, the president of the Ohashi Gym and promoter of Naoya Inoue, recently informed me that he had been contacted by the World Boxing Super Series. Their interest was to specifically include In...Read More

Braehmer Aims To 'Legally' Force WBSS Fight With Callum Smith

Things have gotten a little more interesting because Juergen Braehmer is planning a legal challenge in the hope of facing Callum Smith in the super middleweight final of the World Boxing Super Sseries...Read More

WBSS Wait For Second Opinion on Groves' Shoulder Before Ruling

George Groves has been handed a lifeline to compete in the World Boxing Super Series final against Callum Smith –– despite undergoing shoulder surgery earlier this week. Organisers of the WBSS, Comosa...Read More

Groves Has Shoulder Surgery; WBSS Final Versus Smith Postponed

George Groves announced Monday morning that he would undergo shoulder surgery. The procedure caused the WBA/IBO super middleweight champion to postpone his World Boxing Super Series super middleweight...Read More

Groves: I'm Confident That I'll Fight For The Muhammad Ali Trophy

George Groves has relinquished the IBO title –– just days after picking up the belt. The Hammersmith fighter, who added the lightly-regarded trinket to his WBA Super world title at super-middleweight ...Read More

Groves May Request New WBSS Date if Injury Needs Time To Heal

George Groves will see a specialist having dislocated his shoulder in the win over Chris Eubank Jr, but remains adamant he will feature in the World Boxing Super Series final. Groves successfully defe...Read More

Sauerland: I Want To See Best Fighting The Best Every Year!

With George Groves (27-3, 20 KOs) and Chris Eubank (26-1, 20 early) set to go at it for the WBA Super World Super middleweight and IBO titles respectively on Saturday as well as Juergen Braehmer versu...Read More

Sauerland: I Respect The Fighters For Bringing Belts into WBSS

Kalle Sauerland is enjoying his role as the Chief Boxing Officer of the World Boxing Series because it allows him to take in FOTY candidates such as Oleksandr Usyk against Mairis Briedis, for the WBO ...Read More

World Boxing Super Series 168 Final, June 2 at London's O2 Arena

Kalle Sauerland has informed Boxing Scene of a date for the diary of a number of British fight fans. The chief boxing officer of the World Boxing Super Series, who is one half of Team Sauerland along ...Read More

Arum Open To Match Gilberto Ramirez Against WBSS Winner

WBO super middleweight titlist, Gilberto 'Zurdo' Ramirez (37-0, 25 KOs) - who recently defeated the overmatched Habib Ahmed in six rounds this past weekend in Corpus Christi, Texas, has made it clear ...Read More

Hart Not Impressed: World Boxing Super Series at 168 is a Joke!

Super middleweight Jesse Hart, who faces Thomas Awinbono on Saturday night from the Bank of America Center in Corpus Christi, Texas (in a bout that will be aired on ESPNews) is not particularly impres...Read More

Manager: Lebedev Not Going Anywhere, Will Face WBSS Winner!

Denis Lebedev (30-2, 22 KOs), 38 years old, is not planning to retire any time soon, according to his manager Vadim Kornilov. On Thursday, the World Boxing Association (WBA) announced that Lebedev was...Read More

News: Kovalev-Mikhalkin, Spence-Peterson, WBSS, More

Tickets are on sale now to the general public for the upcoming showdown between two-time Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (31-2-1, 27 KOs) versus Igor Mikhalkin (21-1, 9 KOs) ...Read More

Lomachenko Has Interest in Entering World Boxing Super Series

A few days ago, promoter Richard Schaefer, who is involved in the ongoing World Boxing Super Series tournaments, revealed that the organization is going to focus on the smaller weight divisions in 201...Read More

World Boxing Super Series To Tackle Smaller Weights in 2018

The World Boxing Super Series is approaching their semi-finals - with some mouth-watering fights on the horizon in the first quarter of the new year. At the moment, there are two ongoing tournaments -...Read More

Schaefer Frustrated By Lack of U.S. Television Deal for WBSS

The bout between George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr, which takes place on February17th at the Manchester Arena in the U.K. sold-out in seven minutes. This match-up is part of the semi-finals of the Wor...Read More

World Boxing Super Series - CompuBox Stat Leaders at Cruiser

Yunier Dorticos, who meets Murat Gassiev in a highly anticipated WBSS cruiserweight semi-final, landed 26.5 punches per round in his KO win over Dmitry Kudryashov. Dorticos threw 75 punches per round ...Read More

World Boxing Super Series - CompuBox Stat Leaders at 168

Chris Eubank, who fights George Groves in the WBSS super middleweight semi-finals, landed 19.7 punches per round in his knockout win over Avni Yildirim. Eubank averaged 67 punches thrown per round and...Read More

Richard Schaefer is Thrilled With WBSS Cruiserweight Semi-Finals

With IBF cruiserweight champion, Murat Gassiev, folding Krzysztof Wlodarczyk in three rounds this past weekend at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, the semi-finals of the World Boxing Super...Read More