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Hearn makes huge offer for Linares to fight Campbell in UK

By Juan Flores: Matchroom Sport boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has made WBA World lightweight champion Jorge Linares a huge offer to fight Luke Campbell in a rematch in the UK in January, according to Golden Boy Promotions president Eric Gomez.… Read

Mikey Garcia rejects Jorge Linares fight

By Dan Ambrose: WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) has turned down a unification fight against Jorge WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs), according to ESPN. Golden Boy Promotion president Eric Gomez says Garcia has another offer to fight another opponent. Ultimately, it was a business decision by Garcia to reject […]

Jorge Linares vs. Mikey Garcia possible for early 2018

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya is looking to make a unification fight between WBA World lightweight champion Jorge Linares and WBC champion Mikey Garcia for early 2018 on HBO. … Read

Jorge Linares vs. Terry Flanagan deal almost done

By Dan Ambrose: WBO World lightweight champion Terry Flanagan (33-0, 13 KOs) says he’s close to having a deal done for a unification fight against WBA World 135 lb. champion Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) for a still to be determined date. … Read

Mikey Garcia – Jorge Linares negotiating

By Dan Ambrose: Negotiations have started between WBC World lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 Kos) and WBA 140 lb. champion Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) for a unification fight, according to the World Boxing Council. … Read

WBC mandatory defenses

At the fifty fifth World Boxing Council Convention, this year in Baku, Azerbaijan, the Board of Governors discussed and decided mandatory defences for the Champions atop each weight category.… Read

Linares retains titles In close split decision

By Anthony Montero: An excellent back and forth battle for the WBA and Ring Lightweight titles took place Saturday night at the Forum in Inglewood California between defending champion Jorge Linares and gutsy challenger Luke Campbell. … Read

Jorge Linares decisions Luke Campbell – Results

Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) successfully defended his WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight Titles with a split decision victory against the English southpaw “Cool Hand” Luke Campbell (17-2, 14 KOs) at Los Angeles’ “Fabulous” Forum. Linares dropped Campbell in the second round with a hard right hand and engaged […]

Jorge Linares vs. Luke Campbell – Results

By Scott Gilfoid: WBA World lightweight champion Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) defeated #1 WBA Luke Campbell (17-2, 14 KOs) by a 12-round split decision on Saturday night on HBO World Championship Boxing from The Forum in Inglewood, California. … Read

Jorge Linares vs. Luke Campbell – Weights

By Scott Gilfoid: WB World lightweight champion Jorge Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) weighed in at 134.2 pounds on Friday for his title defense on Saturday night against his #1 WBA mandatory Luke Campbell (17-1, 14 KOs) at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Campbell weighed in at 134.8 lbs. … Read

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