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title Deontay Wilder vs. Bermane Stiverne on Nov.4

By Jeff Aranow: The World Boxing Council is reporting that they are no longer sanctioning the heavyweight title fight between WBC champion Deontay “Bronze Bomber” Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) and Luis “King Kong” Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) due to the adverse test results from the 38-year-old Cuban during a recent pre-fight drug screening. Read the rest of this entry »



title Keith Thurman to fight in January

By Jeff Aranow: Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) will be back in action in January of next year to defend his title, which was decided at the World Boxing Council’s 55th annual convention on Wednesday. Thurman’s opponent is still unclear. Read the rest of this entry »



title Carl Frampton faces Horacio Garcia on Nov.18

By Scott Gilfoid: Carl Frampton (23-1, 14 KOs) will be taking it easy in his next fight in facing 2nd tier non-contender Horacio Garcia (33-3-1, 24 KOs) on November 19 at the SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland. This will be the first fight for the 30-year-old Framtpon with his new promoter Frank Warren. The Frampton vs. Garcia fight will be televised on BT Sport and BoxNation on November 18. Read the rest of this entry »



title Does Ricky Burns get the recognition he deserves?

By Gavin Howie: With only a few days to go before Ricky Burns steps into the ring with Anthony Crolla at the Manchester Arena this Saturday night, I have been bemused at the lack of support or even press coverage for Burns. I have seen not 1 single piece of press for him in any of the newspapers, and only little coverage through online media. I don’t think that is fair on a future Hall of Famer. Read the rest of this entry »



title Jermall Charlo to fight for WBC interim 160lb belt

By Dan Ambrose: World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman revealed that unbeaten #1 WBC Jermall Charlo (26-0, 20 KOs) could fight for the WBC interim middleweight title while he waits for the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady “GGG” Golovkin rematch to take place in 2018. Read the rest of this entry »



title Jeff Horn vs. Gary Corcoran near finalized for Dec.

By Jim Dower: WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn and #11 fringe contender Gary Corcoran are close to having a fight finalized between them for a fight on December 15 in Australia. The fight would be shown in the U.S on December 16. Read the rest of this entry »



title Green vs. Crespo The New Haven Grudge Match Fans Don’t Want to Miss

On October 5, 2017, Josh Crespo (7-5-3, 3 KOs) and Nate Green (9-0, 2 KOs) will meet in the ring for the second time in their young careers in the “Elm City Grudge Match,” the co-feature of Thursday’s installment of the Mohegan Sun’s Rising Stars Boxing Series presented by Main Events. From their contrasting styles to their deep homegrown rivalry, this matchup is guaranteed to deliver fireworks on Thursday night. Read the rest of this entry »



title Malignaggi predicts what round He KOs Conor McGregor

By Allan Fox: Paulie Malignaggi says Conor McGregor is nothing more than a con that has tricked the “idiot fans” into believing in him as a fighter, and he’ll knock him out in the 10th round just like Floyd Mayweather Jr. did. Malignaggi sees McGregor as a phony that looks to quit in fights when the going gets tough. Read the rest of this entry »



title Sergey Kovalev vs. Vyacheslav Shabranskyy undercard

By Jim Dower: The November 25th undercard fights for the Sergey Kovalev vs. Vyacheslav Shabranskyy fight on HBO is still being worked on at this time. Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (20-1, 14 KOs) has been added to the card. Barrera, 35, will be fighting an opponent still to be determined in a 12-round match in the co-feature. Read the rest of this entry »



title Danny Jacobs vs. Luis Arias announced for Nov.11 on HBO

By Allan Fox: Danny Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) will be fighting for the first time with his new promoters at Matchroom Boxing against Luis Arias (18-0, 9 KOs) on November 11 on HBO at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. The Jacobs-Arias fight was announced to the public on Tuesday at a press conference in New York City. Read the rest of this entry »



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