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title Winky Wright – Is Inactivity Hurting Wright’s Career?

Winky WrightBy Chris Thomas: So far, it’s been six months since former light middleweight & middleweight champion Winky Wright (51-4-1, 25 KOs) last fought, losing a disappointing 12-round unanimous decision to Bernard Hopkins in July 2007 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story


title Alexander Dimitrenko: Is He The Best Of The Heavyweight Contenders?

By Eric Schmidt: In making a survey of the top heavyweight challengers in boxing, one name seems to stand out above all of them, the undefeated Alexander Dimtrenko (27-0, 17 KOs), ranked # 2 in the World Boxing Organization.  → read full story


title Should Klitschko Face Peter-Maskaev Winner Rather Than Povetkin?

Alexander Povetkin Oleg Maskaev Samuel Peter Wladimir KlitschkoBy John Dower: After watching the new International Boxing Federation mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin (15-0, 11 KOs) struggle against American Eddie Chambers (30-1, 16 KOs) last Saturday night in Berlin, Germany, I’m starting to re-think the wisdom of IBF heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (49-3, 44 KOs) of facing Povetkin when/if Wladimir defeats WBO heavyweight title holder Sultan Ibragimov next month on February 23rd.  → read full story


title Holt vs. Tackie On February 7th

Ben Tackie Kendall HoltIn his first bout since losing a controversial 11th round TKO to World Boxing Organization light welterweight champion Ricardo Torres (32-1, 28 KOs) last September 1st, title contender Kendall Holt (22-2, 12 KOs) is going to try to remove some of the disappointment from that loss by taking on veteran Ben Tackie (29-8-1, 17 KOs) on February 7th, at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story


title Cotto-Gomez: Is Alfonso The Best Option For Miguel?

By Chris Thomas: With this recent news story of World Boxing Association welterweight champion Miguel Cotto (31-0, 25 KOs) opting to defend his title against Alfonso Gomez (18-3-2, 8 KOs), a fighter from the television series “The Contender,” on April 12th at Boardwalk Hall, in Atlantic City, New Jersey, I wonder if Cotto pursued every avenue to find a better opponent than Gomez?  → read full story


title Michalczewski To Take On Ottke In May?

LatestBy Eric Schmidt: Two of the greatest fighters in German boxing history, Sven Ottke (34-0, 6 KOs) and Dariusz Michalczewski (48-2, 38 KOs) are rumored to be possibly fighting on May 24th, according to boxing news from Germany.  → read full story


title Does Povetkin Have A Chance Against Klitschko?

Last night, Alexander Povetkin (15-0, 11 KOs) earned the right to be the mandatory for the International Boxing Federation title with his victory over Eddie Chambers.  → read full story


title John Stops Caballero, Hopes For Shot At Pacquiao

By John Dower: Undefeated World Boxing Association featherweight champion Chris John (41-0-1, 22 KOs) easily dispatched his overmatched opponent challenger Roinet Caballero (22-7-1, 16 KOs) when his corner was forced to throw in the towel in the 7th round on Saturday night in Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia.  → read full story


title Povetkin Decisions Chambers, Earns Shot At Klitschko

Alexander Povetkin Eddie ChambersBy Eric Schmidt: In an outcome that came to no surprise, Alexander Povetkin (15-0, 11 KOs) outworked Eddie Chambers (30-1, 16 KOs) through course of their 12-round bout, beating him by a unanimous decision tonight in Berlin, Germany.  → read full story


title Cazares Decisions Guardia

Former World Boxing Organization light flyweight champion Hugo Fidel Cazares (26-4-1, 19 KOs) won a a0-round unanimous decision on Friday night over veteran Kermin Guardia (37-8, 21 KOs) at the Cicero Stadium, in Cicero, Illinois.  → read full story



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