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By Allan Fox: Former IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute (31-2, 24 KOs) will be fighting on December 6th at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Bute, 35, doesn’t have an opponent yet, but his promoter is currently looking for someone to face him. They’re looking for a quality opponent to face him. Bute hasn’t […]
(Photo credit: Goosen Promotions) By Dan Ambrose: Former WBA junior middleweight champion Austin Trout (26-2, 14 KOs) is hoping to get a win over Daniel Dawson (40-3-1, 26 KOs) in their fight on Friday night on ESPN, and using to get a much bigger fight against either Saul “Canelo” Alvarez or Erislandy Lara so that […]
By Scott Gilfoid: On Friday, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs) will be meeting with his fans at the Winter Garden in Sheffield. It’s going to be a lot of fans celebrating Brook’s win over IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter last Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
By Dan Ambrose: Top Rank Promotions appear to be moving their fighter Brandon Rios (32-2-1, 23 KOs) forward with his career without having him clear up the stink of his 9th round disqualification win over Argentinian Diego Chaves on August 2nd. According to The Sweet Science, there’s discussion about Rios fighting former 140 pound strap […]
By Chris Williams: The Nevada State Athletic Commission have selected the judges and referee for the September 13th rematch between WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (46-0, 26 KOs) and Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mayweather won’t have Tony Weeks as the referee for the rematch. The […]
By Chris Williams: Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs) is pretty excited about his 6-city press tour that will get underway this Monday in Macao, China. Algieri and WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) will trave27,000 miles in trying to sell their November 22nnd pay-per-view fight from the Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena.
"But the bottom line is, this time I'm going to win with any glove that I wear.” – @ChinoMaidana #Mayhem pic.twitter.com/4QW9WnZ9Lw — MayweatherPromotions (@MayweatherPromo) August 21, 2014 By Chris Williams: Ever since the first fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr (46-0, 26 KOs) and Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs) last May, Maidana and his trainer Robert […]
By Allan Fox: Former WBA heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin (27-1, 19 KOs) will be taking a dangerous fight against #5 WBC, #9 IBF Carlos Takam (30-1-1, 23 KOs) on October 25th in Moscow, Russia. Povetkin, #3 WBA, is trying to work his way back into a quick title shot after losing his title last October […]
By Allan Fox: Austin Trout (26-2, 14 KOs) made weight today in his comeback fight on Friday night against Australian Daniel Dawson (40-3-1, 26 KOs) at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California.
(Photo Credit: Sebastian Hagler) By Scott Gilfoid: Well, you can’t say #5 WBO Paul Smith (35-3, 20 KOs) is over-matched in every department against WBO super middleweight champion Arthur Abraham (40-4, 28 KOs) ahead of their fight next month on September 27th at the Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. The 5’11” Smith is two inches taller than […]
By Greg Harris: Over the past decade, there has been only one name worth mentioning when speaking about the heavyweight division. that name is, Klitschko. Whether speaking about Wladimir, or his older brother Vitali, you were speaking about the best two heavyweights in the division. Some have stated that their talents exceed far beyond any […]
By C. Noriega: One of the most exciting divisions of our time, it’s without a doubt the welterweight division. For the casual fan, this division is a comfy home-base where mainstream boxing icons share a common floor and glory; for the hardcore fan, on the other hand, this division is a chessboard where fights take […]
By Raj Parmar: As the Floyd Mayweather vs Marcos Maidana rematch draws closer, both fighters are constantly throwing accusations at each other about being a dirty fighter. The drama started at the post fight press conference after the first fight, when Floyd ripped into the Maidana camp for using illegal tactics throughout the match. There […]
By Scott Gilfoid: If IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs) is still a belt holder by late 2015, his promoter Eddie Hearn thinks a fight between him and WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (46-0, 26 KOs) is a possible fight that can be made between the two fighters. That, of course, will […]
By Jim Dower: WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 28 KOs) and challenger Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs) will start their long media tour this coming Monday, August 25th at the The Venetian Macao. They then plan on taking their media tour to Shanghai, San Francisco, California, Las Vegas, Nevada, Los Angeles and New York. […]