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title WBC to sanction Adonis Stevenson vs. Badou Jack

By Dan Amrbose: World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman will be sanctioning the fight between WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis ‘Superman’ Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) and former 2 division world champion Badou ‘The Ripper’ Jack (22-1-2, 13 KOs). Additionally, the WBC will also be ordering a fight between #1 WBC Eleider Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs) and #2 WBC Oleksandr Gvozdyk (14-0, 12 KOs). This will be a mini-tournament, according to Sulaiman. Read the rest of this entry »

title Lemieux: I’m ready to smash Saunders’ face

By Jeff Aranow: Former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) is fully psyched up and ready for his fight this Saturday night against WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs). Read the rest of this entry »

title Lomachenko not surprised Rigondeaux quit

By Chris Williams: Vasyl Lomachenko (10-1, 8 KOs) said after his 6th round stoppage win over Cuban star Guillermo ‘The Jackal’ Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) that he wasn’t surprised he quit in the ring after the 6th round. Read the rest of this entry »

title Lomachenko disproves detractors in dominant TKO against Rigondeaux

By Godfrey Falcon: History was made on December 9th, 2017 at the Madison Square Garden in New York, where the first ever professional boxing match was held between two two-time Olympic Gold Medalists. It was a bout that had some critics and fans thinking 50-50, but also an alarmingly high number of people presuming it would be a landslide victory for one or the other fighter. Read the rest of this entry »

title Tyson Fury fails to show up for UKAD hearing

By Marcus Richardson: In a surprise move by former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, he reportedly failed to show up for his hearing with the UK Anti-Doping agency for Monday’s hearing, according to the Mirror. Read the rest of this entry »

title Deontay Wilder calls Luis Ortiz “Bubbles the Chimp”

By Tim Royner: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) is starting early with the trash talking against his potential next opponent #3 WBC Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) in calling him “Bubbles the chimp.” This is obviously Wilder making fun of Ortiz’s nickname ‘King Kong.’ Read the rest of this entry »

title Arum wants Oscar Valdez vs. Christopher Diaz for WBO 130lb. title

By Chris Williams: After Vasyl Lomachenko gives up his WBO super featherweight title soon, Top Rank boss Bob Arum reportedly wants to have WBO 126 lb. champion Oscar Valdez (23-0, 19 KOs) move up in weight to fight unbeaten Christopher Diaz (22-0, 14 KOs) for the vacant WBO 130lb. title. Read the rest of this entry »

title Horn’s trainer wants him to KO Corcoran

By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn’s trainer Glenn Rushton wants him to make a big statement this Wednesday by knocking out fringe contender Gary Corcoran (17-1, 7 KOs) in their fight on December 13 at the Convention & Exhibition Centre in Brisbane, Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

title Lomachenko’s win over Rigondeaux does nothing for him

By Chris Williams: Vasyl Lomachenko’s win last Saturday night over a smaller, older and injured 37-year-old super bantamweight Guillermo ‘The Jackal’ Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) won’t do anything to increase his popularity with the casual boxing fans of the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

title Kell Brook vs. Sergey Rabchenko on Mar.3 in Sheffield, UK

By Scott Gilfoid: Kell ‘Special k’ Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) will be looking to resurrect his fading career in 3 months from now against the hard hitting 31-year-old #7 WBC contender Sergey Rabchenko (29-2, 22 KOs) on March 3 at the Sheffield Arena in Sheffield, England. Read the rest of this entry »

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