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title Hearn says Fury wants 3 low-level fights, but he can’t provide money for that

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn doubts that he’ll be able to sign former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury to his Matchroom Boxing stable, because he’s interested in facing 3 lower level opponents and he’s give him the money he wants for those fights. Moreover, Hearn says he doesn’t want to give those types of fights involving Fury to the boxing public. As such, Hearn doubts that Fury will sign with him. Read the rest of this entry »

title Joshua being secretive about his weight for Parker fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua doesn’t want to let the media know how much he’s weighing for his fight against Joseph Parker. Joshua has been taking weight off during this training camp to come in lighter than the 254 pounds that he weighed for his last title defense against Carlos Takam on October 28. Read the rest of this entry »

title Breazeale explains how Canelo Alvarez can prove he’s a clean fighter

By Allan Fox: Heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale believes that middleweight contender Saul Canelo Alvarez can prove to the boxing world that that he’s not a drug cheat by him being tested frequently all the way up to his May 5th rematch with Gennady Golovkin. Read the rest of this entry »

title Whyte closing in on Deontay Wilder

By Tim Royner: Dillian Whyte is hoping that a win over Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne this Saturday night will place him in the mandatory position for a title shot against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder. That’s the fight that Whyte (22-1, 16 KOs) and his promoter Eddie Hearn both want. Read the rest of this entry »

title Canelo Alvarez training and looking huge

By Jim Dower: Saul Canelo Alvarez is doing a good job of training and ignoring the all the fuss being made about his recent positive test for the banned substance clenbuterol. Canelo (49-1-2, 34 KOs) seems oblivious to the investigation going on by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Read the rest of this entry »

title Billy Joe Saunders vs. Martin Murray postponed until June 23

By Scott Gilfoid: Billy Joe Saunders (26-0, 1 KOs) suffered a hand injury in training this week, and unfortunately, he won’t be able to face Martin Murray (36-4-1, 17 KOs) on the previously scheduled April 14th date at the O2 Arena in London, England. Read the rest of this entry »

title Mikey Garcia Joins Elite Company, Buy a Fight & More

By Don Smith: Boxing Fans, A reported 7,805 spectators at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio Texas watched Mikey Garcia (38-0) outpoint Sergey Lipinets (13-1) on Saturday March 10th to capture the IBF Junior Welterweight title. In winning, the 30 year old Garcia joins Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez as the only pugilists in boxing history to win titles at 126, 130, 135 and 140 pounds. Read the rest of this entry »

title Bradley says Golovkin will wear Canelo down with a faster pace

By Sean Jones: Tim Bradley says he was surprised that Gennady Golovkin threw only eight body shots the entire fight against Saul Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) last September in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bradley says that was a mistake on GGG’s part, and his trainer Abel Sanchez should have had him make corrections during the fight. Read the rest of this entry »

title IBF orders Artur Beterbiev to defend against Juergen Braehmer

By Jim Dower: It didn’t take long for the IBF to replace Marcus Browne (21-0, 16 KOs) with former WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Juergen Braehmer as IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev’s next potential opponent. Read the rest of this entry »

title Fury targeting Joe Louis’ record of 25 title defenses

By Tim Royner: Tyson Fury has set a huge goal for himself to break former heavyweight world champion Joe Louis’ 68-year-old record of 25 successful title defenses. Fury, 29, believes he can break Louis’ record if he captures a world title heavyweight title, and then defends it three times per year for the next 10 years for him to surpass it with 26 defenses. Read the rest of this entry »

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