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DeGale loses teeth, wants Jack rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale (23-1-, 14 KOs) looked bloodied and battered last Saturday night following his 12 round draw against the talented WBC super middleweight champion Badou Jack (20-1-3, 12 KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. DeGale lost some upper front teeth, and suffered a broken eardrum. […]

Badou Jack and James DeGale battle to a majority draw in unification showdown Saturday

The No. 1 and No. 2-ranked super middleweights in the world met in a unification to determine the world’s best 168-pound fighter Saturday on SHOWTIME. After two knockdowns and 12 intense, back-and-forth rounds, the distinction as the world’s best super middleweight is still up for grabs. WBC champion Badou Jack (20-1-3, 12 KOs) and IBF […]

James DeGale vs. Badou Jack – Results

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF super middleweight champion James “Chunky” DeGale (24-1-1, 14 Kos) fought to a controversial 12 round draw on Saturday night against IBF 168lb champion Badou Jack (20-1-3, 12 KOs) on Showtime Championship Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Jack appeared to win the fight after knocking DeGale down in […]

Hearn says DeGale could win every round against Jack

By Scott Gilfoid: James DeGale’s promoter Eddie Hearn doesn’t see tonight’s 168lb unification fight between DeGale and WBC super middleweight champion Badou Jack (20-1-2, 12 KOs) as being a competitive one at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The fight is seen as a 50-50 affair by most boxing fans, but not to Hearn. […]

Weights: James DeGale vs. Badou Jack

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF super middleweight champion James “Chunky” DeGale (23-1, 14 Kos) made weight on Friday in coming in at 166 ½ pounds for his important unification contest on Saturday night against WBC 168lb champ Badou Jack (20-1-2, 12 KOs) on Showtime Championship Boxing at the beautiful Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Jack […]

Photos: DeGale vs. Jack – Official weights

SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® – 9:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. PT WBC & IBF Super Middleweight World Championship Unification – 12 Rounds Badou Jack (WBC) – 167 ¼ Pounds James DeGale (IBF) – 166 ½ Pounds… Read

Badou Jack: I’m better than James DeGale

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC super middleweight champion Badou Jack isn’t too worried about his fight this Saturday night against IBF belt holder James DeGale, as he feels he’s got the superior talent to give the British fighter his second loss of his career. Jack is a little older than DeGale at 33, but he still […]

Box Fan Expo to have booth at Jack – DeGale

The Popular Box Fan Expo will have a booth at Saturday nights’ much anticipated super middleweight world title unification bout between Badou Jack and James DeGale from the Barclays Center. The Jack vs Degale fight is promoted by Mayweather Promotions and DiBella Entertainment. Box Fan Expo will have an opportunity to greet boxing fans and […]

Badou Jack vs. James DeGale Final Press Conference Quotes & Photos

Super middleweight champions Badou Jack and James DeGale went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before their world title unification showdown that headlines action this Saturday, January 14 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn and live on SHOWTIME. Mayweather Promotions President Floyd Mayweather discussed the highly anticipated matchup featuring his fighter, Jack, who he has […]

DeGale vs. Jack stats

WBC STATISTICS WBC / IBF Super Middleweight World Championship January 14, 2017 Brooklyn, New York – Barclays Arena This will be the 1,949th fight sanctioned by the WBC in its 53-year history.… Read

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