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title Lemieux to fight on Dec.16 on HBO

By Dan Ambrose: David Lemieux won’t be fighting on the undercard of Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) vs. Sadam Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) on December 2 on HBO. Instead, the former IBF middleweight champion Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) will be headlining his own card on HBO Boxing on December 16, possibly against Hugo Centeno Jr. (26-1, 14 KOs) or James Kirkland (32-2, 28 KOs). Read the rest of this entry »



title Miguel Cotto vs. Sadam Ali set to be finalized

By Dan Ambrose: The agreed upon December 2 fight between WBO junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) and fringe welterweight contender Sadam Ali (25-1, 14 Kos) is set to be finalized, according to Dan Rafael. HBO World Championship Boxing will televise the Cotto vs. Ali fight. Read the rest of this entry »



title Hearn wants Crolla vs. Burns rematch in Glasgow

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn is interested in getting his fighters Anthony Crolla (32-6-3, 13 KOs) and Ricky Burns (41-7-1, 14 KOs) back inside the ring in a rematch in in the first quarter of 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. Read the rest of this entry »



title Eubank Jr: “Groves, I’m coming for you”

By Scott Gilfoid: Following his 3rd round knockout win over Avni Yildirim (16-1, 10 KOs) on Saturday night in the World Boxing Super Series tournament, IBO super middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr. (26-1, 20 KOs) called out WBA 168 lb. champion George Groves, telling him that he’s coming for him and imploring him not to lose his fight next Saturday night against Jamie Cox in the tournament. Read the rest of this entry »



title Anthony Crolla vs. Ricky Burns – Results

By Jeff Aranow: Former WBA World lightweight champion Anthony Crolla (32-6-3, 13 KOs) pounded out a 12 round unanimous decision over former 3 division world champ Ricky Burns(41-7-1, 14 KOs) on Saturday night in a crossroads fight for the two of them at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title Chris Eubank Jr. vs. Avni Yildirim – Results

By Jim Dower: IBO super middleweight champion Chris “Next Gen” Eubank Jr. (26-1, 20 KOs) used his hand speed advantage to stop the over-matched previously undefeated Avni “Mr. Robot” Yildirim (16-1, 10 KOs) in the 3rd round in the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) tournament on Saturday night at the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Arena in Stuttgart, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »



title Miguel Cotto vs. Sadam Ali possible for Dec.2

By Dan Ambrose: WBO junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) is being talked about fighting welterweight Sadam Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) for December 2 on HBO Boxing at Madison Square Garden in New York. Ali, 29, is a 2008 U.S Olympian, and he is promoted by Golden Boy, the same company that promotes Cotto. Read the rest of this entry »



title Anthony Crolla vs. Ricky Burns preview

By Jeff Aranow: Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns will fight tonight in lightweight action at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. The winner of the match will see his career move forward for a possible world title shot against WBA lightweight champion Jorge Linares. Read the rest of this entry »



title “Fight like Mayweather? I will fight like Chris Eubank Jr. No way he will beat me”

By Sean Jones: IBO super middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr. (25-1, 19 KOs) will be fighting tonight against Avni Yildirim (16-0, 10 KOs) in the World Boxing Super Series quarterfinals at the Hanns-Martin Schleyer Halle, Stuttgart, Germany. This is the $50 million tournament that Eubank Jr. is hoping on winning. Read the rest of this entry »



title Sam Sexton vs. Gary Cornish – Results

By Jeff Aranow: Sam Sexton (24-3, 9 KOs) pounded out a dull 12 round unanimous decision victory last Friday night in beating the 6’7” Scottish fighter Gary Cornish (24-2, 12 KOs) to win the vacant BBBofC British heavyweight title at the Meadowbank Sports Centre, in Edinburgh, Scotland. Read the rest of this entry »



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