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Matt Korobov plans on fighting 3 times in 2018

By Dan Ambrose: Former middleweight world title challenger Matt Korobov (27-1, 14 KOs) plans on being active in 2018 by fighting 3 times. Korobov didn’t fight at all in 2017, and he hasn’t fought since defeating journeyman Scott Sigmon by an 8 round unanimous decision in November 2016. … Read

Mike Alvarado vs. Josh Torres this Saturday on 6/25

By Patrick McHugh: Former WBO light welterweight champion Mike Alvarado (35-4, 24 KOs) will be fighting this Saturday night on June 25 against Josh Torres (15-4-2, 7 KOs0 at the Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas. This will be the second fight for the 35-year-old Alvarado for what some boxing fans see as a comeback from […]

Alvarado-Torres & Korobov-Vera on June 25

By Patrick McHugh: 35-year-old former WBO light welterweight champion Mike “Mile High” Alvarez (35-4, 24 KOs) will be fighting in less than two weeks from now on June 25 against Josh Torres (15-4-2, 7 KOs) in a fight scheduled for eight rounds at The Bomb Factory, in Dallas, Texas. The fight card will be televised […]

Matt Korobov vs. Bryan Vera on June 25

By Patrick McHugh: 33-year-old former world title challenger Matt Korobov (25-1, 14 KOs) will be trying to keep his career alive next month against 34-year-old journeyman Bryan Vera (23-10, 14 KOs) on June 25 on the Mike Alvarado vs. Josh Torres fight card at The Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas. Korobov will be fighting at […]

Korobov pulls out of Crawford-Jean card

By Dan Ambrose: #12 WBO middleweight contender Matt Korobov (24-1, 14 KOs) has pulled out of his October 24th fight against journeyman Josue Obando (13-7-1, 10 KOs) for unknown reasons. Korobov was scheduled to fight on Obando on the undercard of the Terence Crawford vs. Dierry Jean fight at the CenturyLink Center, in Omaha, Nebraska. […]

Yoan Pablo Hernandez vs. Victor Emilio Ramirez on October 2nd in Buenos Aires, Argentina

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF cruiserweight champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez (29-1, 14 KOs) will be defending his title against IBF interim champion and former WBO belt holder Victor Emilio Ramirez (22-2, 17 KOs) on October 2nd in Buenos Aires, Argentina, according to news from Dan Rafael. This venue will give the 31-year-old Ramirez the home country […]

Alfredo Angulo to fight on August 29th on Santa Cruz vs. Mares card

By Dan Ambrose: 33-year-old former world title challenger Alfredo Angulo (23-5, 19 KOs) has been added to the Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares card on August 29th on Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Angulo will be fighting a still to be determined opponent in the 168lb […]

Andy Lee beats Korobov, captures vacant WBO 160lb title

Andy Lee from Limerick, Ireland wakes up this morning as the new WBO world middleweight champion following an impressive sixth round stoppage win over Matt Korobov last night in Las Vegas, USA. Lee started the fight by keeping matters at long range and was patience using his jab and picking his punches. Both boxers utilized […]

Andy Lee – Fortune favours the brave

By Daniel Hughes: You wonder how former WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin must be feeling this morning? Quillin, guided by his adviser Al Haymon, decided to vacate his WBO middleweight title rather than face the then undefeated Russian Matt Korobov. To understand the decision has made boxing fans question the direction Peter Quillin’s career is […]

Andy Lee looking past Korobov towards Saunders fight

Irish world-title hopeful Andy Lee is open to setting up a blockbuster battle with rising British middleweight star Billy Joe Saunders should he prevail this weekend. The 30-year-old southpaw takes on Matt Korobov for the vacant WBO belt at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, live and exclusive on BoxNation, and is aware that if he […]

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