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Eubank Jr. wants James DeGale next

By Scott Gilfoid: Chris Eubank Jr. is targeting former IBF super middleweight champion James ‘Chunky’ DeGale for a possible opponent for his next fight following his embarrassingly substandard performance in losing a one-sided 12 round unanimous decision to WBA Super World super middleweight champion George Groves last Saturday night in the World Boxing Super Series […]

Warren says Truax vs. DeGale rematch could take place in U.S

By Marcus Richardson: Promoter Frank Warren says he rematch between IBF super middleweight champion Caleb ‘Golden’ Truax (29-3-2, 18 KOs) and former 168 lb. champion James ‘Chunky’ DeGale (23-2-1, 14 KOs) could wind up taking place in the U.S rather than the UK due to the money that Truax’s team wants for the fight. … […]

DeGale set to trigger rematch clause for Truax fight

By Tim Royner: James DeGale has decided to trigger the rematch clause for a fight against IBF super middleweight champion Caleb Truax. This comes after DeGale, 31, was beaten by the American Truax (29-3-2, 18 KOs) by a 12 round majority decision last month on December 9 at the Copper Box Arena in London, England. […]

Truax says DeGale rematch in March or April

By Jeff Aranow: Caleb Truax (29-3-2. 18 KOs) says he could be defending his IBF super middleweight title against former champion James DeGale (23-2-1, 14 KOs) in a rematch in March or April. … Read

James DeGale’s hard fights have taken a toll on him says Fearon

By Tim Royner: Spencer Fearon says the recent hard fights that James ‘Chunky’ DeGale (23-2-1, 14 KOs) has had to endure in the last 2 years of his career has worn him down to the point where he was beaten by Caleb Truax (29-3-2, 18 KOs) in their fight on December 9. … Read

Billy Joe Saunders targeting Caleb Truax fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Billy Joe Saunders says he wants to move up to super middleweight and take on newly crowned IBF 168 lb. champion Caleb Truax for his title that he won recently in beating James DeGale by a 12 round majority decision on December 9. Saunders says that if the WBO will freeze his […]

Caleb Truax Q&A: The story of a true Christmas fairy-tale in London

By Ian Aldous: It would be a little harsh on Caleb Truax to call what he achieved on December 9th at the Copper Box Arena a miracle, but it was certainly a Christmas fairytale. Fans watching on BT Sport in the UK and on Showtime’s Facebook and Youtube streams witnessed the massive underdog put on […]

DeGale should look to Groves for inspiration

By Gav Duthie: After Saturday night we now have a standout candidate for upset of the year after James DeGale lost his IBF title to 34-year-old American Caleb Truax. DeGale has taken the loss badly and is even contemplating retirement saying, “It’s still quite soon after the fight so I’m not going to make any […]

Warren: DeGale had rematch clause for Truax fight

By Marcus Richardson: James DeGale had a rematch clause in his contract with Caleb Truax in their fight last Saturday at the Copper Box Arena in London, England. It’s important to know that DeGale (23-2-1, 14 KOs) had a rematch clause in the contract because he lost to the 34-year-old Truax (29-3-2, 18 Kos) by […]

Hearn doubts DeGale will fight again after loss to Truax

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn considers James DeGale’s once promising pro career on the brink of implosion following his upset loss to Caleb Truax last Saturday night in London, UK. Hearn has doubts whether DeGale (23-2-1, 14 KOs) has enough interest in boxing for him to carry on with his career and come back […]

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