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title Haye To Face Vitali Klitschko in 2009?

haye-klit22By Aaron Klein: In a post fight interview with David Haye last night with Setanta Sports, he announced that he met with Vitali Klitschko and said that he’s in the process of working out a fight with him in 2009. According to Haye, “I did an interview with him [Vitali Klitschko] and I said let’s make this fight happen and he said, ‘cool, let’s do it.’ So we’re going to sit down tonight and try to thrash out some kind of deal.” Read the rest of this entry »



title Latest Boxing News – Foreman Decisions Moore

foreman4322By Chris Williams: Undefeated light middleweight contender Yuri Foreman (27-0, 8 KOs) defeated Irish prospect James Moore (16-2, 10 KOs) by a dull 10-round unanimous decision on Saturday night to defend his little known NABF light middleweight title at the Boardwalk Hall, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The final judges’ scores were 99-91, 100-90 and 99-90. Foreman, ranked #4 in the World Boxing Association, #6 in the IBF and #8 in the WBC, ran throughout the fight, playing a game of tag and you’re it with Moore, 30, and making the fight as dull as you imagine. Read the rest of this entry »



title Klitschko Defeats Rahman: Is The End For Hasim?

rahman43445By Matt Stein: In a bout that may very well signal the end of two-time heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman’s boxing career, IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (52-3, 46 KOs) had too much size for Rahman, defeating him by a surprisingly easy 7th round TKO on Saturday night at the SAP-Arena, in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »



title Bowe Defeats Pukall – Boxing News

bowe4345By William Mackay: Making his third fight in his comeback, a badly overweight former WBA/WBC/WBO/IBF heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe (43-1, 33 KOs) struggled to defeat German journeyman Gene Pukall (14-13-2, 12 KOs) by an eight-round decision on Saturday night at SAP-Arena, in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Bowe, now 41 and old and grizzled looking, knocked Pukall down in the 5th round with a powerful left hook. Read the rest of this entry »



title Magee Defeats McGuire, Captures BBBofC British Super Middleweight title

By Daniel Cann: In a stirring contest filled with drama and incident Belfast’s Brian Magee finally lifted the British Super-Middleweight belt vacated by new WBC World Champion Carl Froch. In Glenrothes’ Stevie McGuire he faced a determined but inexperienced foe whose fourteen fights amounted to less than half of the fights Magee had amassed in a career spanning almost ten years. What he lacked in experience the twenty seven year old McGuire more than made up for in raw courage and determination and Magee had his hands full for much of the duration of the contest. Read the rest of this entry »



title N’Jikam Defeats Belghecham – Latest Boxing News

hassan433434By Jim Dower: Undefeated fringe middleweight contender Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam (17-0, 11 KOs) won a 10-round lopsided unanimous decision over Affif Belghecham (15-3-1, 2 KOs) on Thursday night at Cirque d’Hiver, Paris, in Paris, France. N’Jikam, 24, a former 2004 Summer Olympics for his Africa, fought exceptionally well, showing impressive boxing skills in easily beating Belghecham by the judges’ scores of 98-92, 100-90 and 100-91. Read the rest of this entry »



title Hall Stops Rushton; Bellew Destroys Goodwin

hall4534454By Nate Anderson: Light middleweight prospect Matthew Hall (21-1, 14 KOs) defeated Jason Rushton (18-8, 3 KOs) by a 6th round TKO on Friday night at the Kingsway Leisure Centre, Widnes, in Cheshire, England. Hall, 24, knocked Rushton down once in the 4th round and another time in the 6th. After the second knockdown, the fight was stopped by referee Mickey Vann at 1:19 of the 6th. Read the rest of this entry »



title Antillon Destroys Cruz

antillon32323By Manuel Perez: Undefeated super featherweight contender Urbano Antillon (25-0, 18 KOs) stopped Juan Ramon Cruz (15-6-1, 11 KOs) in the 4th round of a scheduled 10-round bout on Friday night at the Alameda Swap Meet, in Los Angeles, California. Antillon, 26, ranked #1 in the World Boxing Council, #3 in the WBO, #6 in the WBA and #10 in the IBF, knocked Cruz down three times en route to stopping him in the 4th round with a hard right hand body shot. Referee Raul Caiz Jr. then halted the fight at 1:35 of the round. Read the rest of this entry »



title Latest Boxing News – Klitshko Defeats Rahman

wladimir434334By Aaron Klein: Using mostly his jab alone, IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (52-3, 46 KOs) stopped challenger, two-time WBC heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman (45-7-2, 36 KOs) in the 7th round tonight at the SAP-Arena, in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Klitschko, 32, dropped Rahman with several left hooks and a right hand at the start of the 6th round, then followed this with a full round of battering a hurt Rahman. Read the rest of this entry »



title Viloria Defeats Garcia

garcia44By Manuel Perez: Former World Boxing Council (WBC) light flyweight champion Brian Viloria (24-2, 14 KOs) continued moving forward with his comeback, defeating journeyman Benjamin Garcia (13-11-3, 1 KOs) by a 2nd round stoppage on Friday night at the Alameda Swap Meet, in Los Angeles, California. Viloria, 28, hurt Garcia with a left to the head, staggering him in the second. Viloria then followed up with a flurry of shots, putting Garcia down with a left-right combination. Referee Jack Reiss immediately put a stop to the bout at 1:17 of the round. Read the rest of this entry »



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