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title Kelly Pavlik vs Jermain Taylor

KELLY PAVLIK : “I know Taylor wants redemption, he’s a competitor, but that may be his downfall.  → read full story

title Joe Calzaghe vs Bernard Hopkins

Bernard Hopkins and Joe Calzaghe, fighters with a combined 43 wins in world championship bouts met today in London to confirm that on Saturday, April 19, in the Planet Hollywood (PH) Ring in Las Vegas, Nevada, in a rare contest between linear champions, light heavyweight champion Hopkins will defend his title against Calzaghe, the undisputed super middleweight champion, in a 12-round bout for Hopkins’ Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight World Championship to determine the true premier champion of this era.  → read full story

title Paul Williams vs Carlos Quintana Tonight

Paul Williams: “I’ve been preparing for this for a while now.  → read full story

title Jermain Taylor: Defeat To Pavlik a “Wake-Up Call”

By Eric Schmidt: Since losing his World Boxing Council/World Boxing Organization middleweight championship last September 29th, by 7th round TKO to undefeated knockout artist Kelly Pavlik (32-0, 29 KOs) at the Boardwalk Hall, in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Jermain Taylor (27-1-1, 17 KOs) has made a lot of changes to avoid that happening again, starting with signing on for their rematch to be fought at 166 lbs rather than 160 lbs, giving Taylor a little more power with which to work against Pavlik.  → read full story

title Valuev-Lyakhovich: Should Serguei Have Taken A Tune-Up?

Nikolai Valuev Serguei LyakhovichBy Manuel Perez: With only a week to go before the heavyweight showdown between former champions Serguei Lyakhovich (23-2, 14 KOs) and Nikolay Valuev (47-1, 34 KOs) on February 16th, at the Nuernberg Arena, in Nuremberg, Bayern, Germany, one would have to wonder whether Lyakhovich is serving his own best interest by having seemingly rushed into the fight with Valuev, 34, without having fought at least one tune-up bout before the fight.  → read full story

title Holt Decisions Tackie, Bores Crowd

Ben Tackie Kendall HoltBy John Dower: Making his first appearance since losing by a controversial 11th round stoppage in a title match against World Boxing Organization light welterweight champion Ricardo Torres last September 1st, Kendall Holt (23-2, 12 KOs) won a dull 10-round majority decision over journeyman fighter Ben Tackie (29-9-1, 17 KOs) on Friday night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story

title Martirosyan Stops Munoz

Vanes MartirosyanBy Jim Slattengren: Undefeated junior middleweight prospect Vanes Martirosyan (19-0, 13 KOs) destroyed an over-matched Michi Munoz (20-2, 13 KOs) on Thursday night, stopping him in the 3rd round of a scheduled 10-round bout at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story

title Kessler Ready To Begin Training Again

Mikkel KesslerBy Chris Thomas: According to Tv2 Sporten, WBA/WBC super middleweight Mikkel Kessler (39-1, 29 KOs) is reportedly ready to begin training once again after his operation on his right hand following his November 3rd, 2007 12-round unanimous decision loss to WBO super middleweight champion Joe Calzaghe at the Millennium Stadium, in Cardiff, Wales.  → read full story

title Klitschko vs. Ibragimov Tickets Selling Out Fast!

In somewhat of a shocker, tickets for the heavyweight unification match between International Boxing Federation heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (49-3, 44 KOs) and World Boxing Organization heavyweight champion Sultan Ibragimov (21-0, 17 KOs), slated for February 23rd, at New York’s Madison Square Garden, is reportedly almost sold out, according to the latest boxing news.  → read full story

title Calzaghe-Hopkins: “I know what is going to happen. I am going to win the fight”- Joe

Bernard Hopkins Joe CalzagheBy “Big” Nate Anderson: In today’s press conference in London, super middleweight Joe Calzaghe (44-0, 32 KOs) and light heavyweight Bernard Hopkins (48-4-1, 32 KOs) continued to go at each other verbally in preparation for their April 19th bout at the Thomas & Mack Center, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full story


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