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title Braehmer Pulls Out Of The WBSS, Smith vs Holzken on Saturday

According to a report by Jürgen Brähmer has pulled out of his WBSS fight against Callum Smith this Saturday in Nuermberg due to a cold.

Undefeated Dutch super middleweight Nieky Holzken replaces Juergen Braehmer as Callum Smith’s Ali Trophy opponent after the German veteran was forced to withdraw from Saturday’s semi-final showdown in Nuremberg. Read the rest of this entry »

title Thurman says he won’t be controlled by the fans telling him who to fight

By Allan Fox: Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman says he doesn’t know when he’s going to fight IBF welterweight champion Errol ‘The Truth’ Spence Jr. in a unification match. He says he’s not going to be controlled by the spectators telling him who he should or shouldn’t fight. Read the rest of this entry »

title George Groves wants WBSS tournament finals delayed until he heals

By Tim Royner: George Groves (28-3, 20 KOs) is hoping the World Boxing Supper Series (WBSS) tournament organizers will agree to delay the tournament finals on June 2 until his injured left shoulder is fully healed for him to participate. Read the rest of this entry »

title Chavez-Taylor: A look back at one of the greatest fights in boxing history

By Alden Chodash: “This is one of the most unusual calls by a referee in the whole history of the sport.”

With emotions running high on both sides at the Hilton Hotel, the unexpected climax initially caught most observers off guard. Just as it seemed that time had run out on Julio Cesar Chavez’s legendary 68 fight unbeaten streak, referee Richard Steele waved off the contest with officially 0:02 left on the clock. Read the rest of this entry »

title Vanes Martirosyan calls out Jermell Charlo

By Stanley White: Three years after his controversial 10 round unanimous decision loss to Jermell Charlo in March 2015, Vanes Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) is calling for him to give him a rematch so he can avenge the loss and he’s the better man. Read the rest of this entry »

title Danny Garcia vs. Brandon Rios – Punch stats

By Allan Fox: Danny ‘Swift’ Garcia (34-1, 20 KOs) earned $1.25 million for an easy night’s work in stopping Brandon ‘Bam Bam’ Rios (34-4-1, 25 KOs) in the 9th round of a scheduled 12 round fight last Saturday night on Showtime Boxing at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. Read the rest of this entry »

title Warren wants George Groves vs. Billy Joe Saunders fight

By Tim Royner: Billy Joe Saunders and his promoter Frank Warren are interested in putting together a fight against WBA Super World super middleweight champion George Groves if he’s unable to fight in the finals of the World Boxing Super Series tournament on June 2. Read the rest of this entry »

title David Lemieux vs. Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan possible for Canelo-GGG 2 card on May 5th

By Dan Ambrose: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn says Golden Boy Promotions are interested in adding a middleweight contest between former IBF 160 lb. champion David Lemieux (38-4, 33 KOs) and Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan (27-2, 19 KOs) for the undercard of Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs. Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin 2 card on May 5th on HBO pay-per-view. Read the rest of this entry »

title Filip Hrgovic vs. Sean Turner on Smith-Braehmer card this Sat.

By Jim Dower: 2016 super heavyweight Olympic bronze medal winner Filip Hrgovic (3-0, 3 KOs) will be fighting Ireland’s Sean Turner (12-1, 8 KOs) this Saturday night in a scheduled 8-round fight on the undercard of the Callum Smith vs. Juergen Braehmer card at the Arena Nurnberger in Nuremberg, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

title Groves: Eubank Jr. is never going further

By Scott Gilfoid: George Groves (28-3, 20 KOs) feels like he’s finished Chris Eubank Jr. as a major player in the sport after exposing his lack of boxing skills last Saturday night in defeating him by an easy 12 round decision in the World Super Series semifinals in Manchester. Read the rest of this entry »

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