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title Van Heerden says he’s on Khan’s April 21st comeback list

By Scott Gilfoid: Chris Van Heerden is saying that he’s one of Amir Khan’s potential opponents for his April 21st comeback at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. Van Heerden (25-2-1, 12 KOs) says he’s leading the pack of potential opponents for Khan to fight on April 21. Read the rest of this entry »

title Parker: I’m going to knock Joshua cold

By Scott Gilfoid: WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (24-0, 18 KOs) has flown to London, England in anticipation of him signing for his unification fight against WBA/WBC champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) for their fight on March 31 at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Read the rest of this entry »

title The Champions Who Will Lose their Belts in 2018

By Donavan Leonard: Each year brings surprises to the sport, and 2017 was no different. Few pundits would have anticipated losses by Manny Pacquiao, James DeGale, Shinsuke Yamanaka, and Roman Gonzalez, especially in light of the men who would wrest the belt from their waists. Read the rest of this entry »

title Warren applying for Tyson Fury’s boxing license

By Marcus Richardson: Promoter Frank Warren is applying for former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s boxing license to get him back into the ring and fighting, according to ESPN. Warren reportedly has a chance to be Fury’s promoter when he does return to action. Fury hasn’t fought for 2 years, and he currently is unlicensed following a positive drug test in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

title Amir Khan lists 5 big names he wants to fight

By Tim Royner: Amir Khan’s comeback opponent for April 21 is yet to be decided by him and his team, but he says he has 5 notable fighters that he wants to face during his comeback. Unfortunately, Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) might not face any of those guys if he gets beaten before he gets a chance to step up against them. Read the rest of this entry »

title Jessie Vargas believes he can Knockout Keith Thurman

By Jeff Aranow: Jessie Vargas is hoping that he can get a fight against WBA/WBC welterweight champion Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman when he returns from his 13-month layoff to make a title defense on April 16. Read the rest of this entry »

title Matthysse: Kiram doesn’t know what I’m bringing

By Stanley White: Lucas Matthysse (38-4, 35 KOs) has his best chance of his 14-year pro career to win a world title in his fight this month against unbeaten Tewa Kiram (38-0, 28 KOs) on January 27 in their battle for the vacant WBA World welterweight title on HBO Boxing After Dark at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Read the rest of this entry »

title Claressa Shields decisions Tori Nelson – Results

By Jim Dower: IBF/WBC World Female super middleweight champion Claressa ‘T-Rex’ Shields (5-0, 2 KOs) successfully defended her titles on Friday night in defeating 41-year-old previously unbeaten challenger Tori Nelson (17-1-3, 2 KOs) by a one-sided 10 round unanimous decision at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York. Read the rest of this entry »

title Adrien Broner vs. Omar Figueroa Jr. in the works

By Jim Dower: A fight between former world champions Adrien ‘The Problem’ Broner and Omar Figueroa Jr. in the works for the first quarter of this year. Broner (33-3, 25 KOs) feels confident that he’s going to beat the former WBC lightweight champion Figueroa Jr. (27-0-1, 19 KOs) when that fight happens. Read the rest of this entry »

title Amir Khan April 21 comeback opponent

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn has a long list of potential opponents for Amir Khan and his team to decide upon for his April 21 fight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. Read the rest of this entry »

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