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title Salido TKOs Avila

Featherweight Orlando Salido (29-9-2, 19 KOs) stopped power-puncher Hector Avila (41-4, 37 KOs) in the sixth round on Friday night at the Cicero Stadium, in Cicero, Illinois, in the International Boxing Federation featherweight eliminator bout.  → read full story

title Matsuda Defeats Lopez

LatestNaoki Matsuda (28-7-3, 11 KOs) defeated Rudy Lopez (20-4-1, 14 KOs) on Saturday night at the Plaza de Toros, in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, after the fight was stopped after the 8th rounds due to a severe cut on Lopez’s left eye, which had previously been opened by a left hand from Matsuda in the 5th round.  → read full story

title Linares Stops Diaz

Unbeaten Tokyo-based World Boxing Council featherweight champion Jorge Linares (25-0, 16 KOs) stopped challenger Gamaliel Diaz (22-7-2, 9 KOs) in the 8th round on Saturday night at the Plaza de Toros, in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico.  → read full story

title Is Calzaghe afraid of Hopkins?

Super middleweight champion Joe Calzaghe has been busily attempting to arrange a potential mega-fight with light heavyweight Bernard Hopkins, but up to this point he’s had little luck for his efforts.  → read full story

title Valero Annihilates Zavaleta

Making his third defense of his World Boxing Association super featherweight title, Edwin Valero (23-0-0 23 KOs) brutally destroyed challenger Zaid Zavaleta in the 3rd round of a scheduled 12-round title bout tonight at the Plaza de Toros, in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico.  → read full story

title Lee Destroys Mckay

Andy Lee LatestIrish middleweight prospect Andy Lee (14-0, 11 KOs) caused his opponent Jason McKay (18-2, 5 KOs) to quit after the sixth round tonight at the National Stadium, in Dublin, Ireland.  → read full story

title Who’s Next For Julio Cesar Chavez Jr?

Well, it appears that junior middleweight prospect Julio Cesar Chavez Jr’s bout with Contender star Alfonso Gomez is out the window, based on a report by Dan Rafael of ESPN, who said that Chavez’s promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank, has had second thoughts about Chavez facing Gomez, apparently after seeing that Chavez, the son of boxing great Julio Cesar Chavez, is a huge draw and has decided that he should fight on pay per view instead.  → read full story

title “I Don’t Think he (Hatton) Should Fight Again” – Floyd Mayweather Jr.

According to a report from Dan Rafael of ESPN, undefeated World Boxing Council welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.  → read full story

title Pavlik Eager To Face Taylor

Jermain Taylor Kelly Pavlik LatestIn a recent press conference, WBO/WBC middleweight champion Kelly Pavlik said that he’s looking forward to his rematch with former middleweight champion Jermain Taylor in a PPV fight at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, on February 16th.  → read full story

title Hatton Wants Rematch With Mayweather

Perhaps still smarting from his 10th round TKO to Floyd Mayweather on Saturday at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, Ricky Hatton recently expressed interest in fighting a rematch with Mayweather, or possibly fighting Oscar De La Hoya.  → read full story

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