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title Hearn: “Groves is not fighter he once was”

By Scott Gilfoid: WBA Super World super middleweight champion George Groves (26-3, 19 KOs) fights undefeated Jamie Cox (24-0, 13 KOs) tonight in the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) tournament quarterfinals fight at the SSE Wembley Arena in London, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title Miguel Berchelt vs. Orlando Salido on Dec.9

By Dan Ambrose: In a battle of the young vs. the old, WBC super featherweight champion Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt (32-1, 28 KOs) will be making his second defense of his World Boxing Council 130-pound title against 36-year-old former 2 division world champion Orlando “Siri” Salido (44-13, 4, 31 KOs) on December 9th at a still to be determined location. Read the rest of this entry »



title Canelo says GGG is priority for May tiebreaker

By Sean Jones: Saul “Canelo” Alvarez says his priority for his next fight is a rematch tiebreaker fight against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin for next May. That’s the fight that Canelo (49-1-2, 34 KOs) wants, and he says he’ll try to make it. However, Canelo says it’s up to Golovkin and his management if they want to negotiate the fight. Read the rest of this entry »



title Leo Santa Cruz vs. Chris Avalos – Weights

By Dan Ambrose: WBA Super World featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) made weight on Friday in weighing in at 125.4 pounds for his voluntary title defense against #11 WBA fringe contender Chris Avalos (27-5, 20 KOs) for their fight this Saturday night on Fox at the StubHub Center, in Carson, California. Avalos, 27, weighed in at 126 lbs. Read the rest of this entry »



title Farmer vs. Ogawa and The Emergence of a New Threat

On Thursday, it was announced to the public that Tevin Farmer (25-4-1, 5 KO’s) would face Kenichi Ogawa (22-1, 17 KO’s) for the vacant IBF Super Featherweight World Championship.This agreement removed the necessity for a purse bid scheduled to occur on October twenty-fourth. Read the rest of this entry »



title Keith Thurman says he’ll fight in early 2018

By Dan Ambrose: Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) says he’ll be back inside the ring in the first quarter of 2018 to defend his WBA/WBC welterweight titles against whoever his management lines up for him. Former WBO 147 lb. champion Jessie Vargas is hoping to be the one that faces Thurman at that time. Read the rest of this entry »



title Jermell Charlo vs. Erickson Lubin – Weights

By Jim Dower: WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo (29-0, 14 KOs) made weight on Friday in coming in at 153.6 pounds for his title defense against his mandatory challenger Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (18-0, 13 KOs) on the Erislandy Lara vs. Terrell Gausha card at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Lubin, 22, weighed in at 153.4 lbs. Read the rest of this entry »



title George Groves vs. Jamie Cox – Weights

By Scott Gilfoid: George Groves and Jamie Cox both weighed in successfully on Friday for their fight this Saturday night in the World Boing Super Series tournament at the SSE Arena in London, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title Errol Spence Jr. vs. Lamont Peterson on Jan.13

By Allan Fox: Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) will be out of the ring for the remainder of 2017 until he makes his first defense of his IBF World welterweight title on January 13 against Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 17 KOs) at a still to be determined location. Read the rest of this entry »



title Spence’s purse $3.5M for next fight

By Allan Fox: IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) is promised a purse of $3.5 million for his next fight in December or January, according to Dan Rafael. Spence, 27, is getting that money from his manager Al Haymon, says Rafael, and he’ll likely be facing #5 IBF Lamont Peterson (35-3, 17 KOs) on December 17 or in January. Read the rest of this entry »



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