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WBA orders Charr to defend against Oquendo

By Jim Dower: WBA World heavyweight champion Manuel Charr (31-4, 17 KOs) has been ordered to defend his secondary WBA title against 45-year-old mandatory Fres Oquendo (37-8, 24 KOs) by the World Boxing Association, according to ESPN.  → read full story

Jarrell Miller to fight on Nov.17

By Jim Dower: Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller (22-0-1, 19 KOs) and Fres Oquendo (37-8, 24 KOs) will be battling it out for the vacant WBA ‘regular’ heavyweight title on November 17 at Atlantic City, New Jersey.  → read full story

Jarrell Miller expects to beat Tomas Adamek, then win WBA title in Dec.

By Jim Dower: Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller will be fighting Tomasz Adamek this Saturday night on DAZN at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois.  → read full story

Dillian Whyte wants Fres Oquendo in December for WBA title

By Scott Gilfoid: Having no luck with his negotiations with Dereck Chisora, Dillian Whye is setting his sights on facing 45-year-old Fres Oquendo for December in hopes that he’ll agree to face him for the vacant World Boxing Association secondary heavyweight title once the title is stripped from current champion Manuel Charr following his positive […]

Manuel Charr tests positive for two banned substances

By Mike Smith: WBA ‘regular’ heavyweight champion Manuel Charr has tested positive for two banned drugs ahead of his September 29 title defense against 45-year-old Fres Oquendo in Cologne, Germany.  → read full story

Charr vs Oquendo: Manuel Charr wants Joshua next!

WBA World Heavyweight Championship PPV on September 29 in Germany On September 29th, WBA World Heavyweight Champion Manuel Charr defends his title against mandatory challenger Fres Oquendo at 16,000 seat LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany.  → read full story

No Litigation For Charr-Oquendo; Bryan & Flores Square Off For Interim WBA Heavyweight Championship

Representatives of Manuel Charr and Fres Oquendo have informed representatives of Don King Productions that “there is no litigation” and they will fight for the WBA Heavyweight Championship.  → read full story

Manuel Charr calls out Joshua and Fury

By Allan Fox: WBA secondary heavyweight champion Manuel Charr (31-4, 17 KOs) called out Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury today, saying he’s coming for both of them and he plans on coming to the UK to take them on.  → read full story

Fres Oquendo turns 45 today

A day after a lackluster fight of 20 somethings, another top heavyweight and 3 time title challenger, “Fast” Fres Oquendo turns 45 years old today.  → read full story

Manuel Charr vs. Fres Oquendo targeted for May 4th in Chicago

By Jim Dower: Fres Oquendo’s management surprisingly won the purse bid on Friday with a winning bid of $600,000 for his mandatory title shot against WBA World heavyweight champion Manuel Charr.  → read full story

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