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Devon Alexander to move up to the welterweight division

By Dan Ambrose: After having looked poor in his last three fights, former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 KO’s) will be moving up to the welterweight division because of his problems making the light welterweight division limit of 140 lbs.  → read full story

Shaw: Matthysse should have fought Alexander in Detroit, he would have won

By Dan Ambrose: Last weekend light welterweight contender Lucas Matthysse (28-2, 26 KO’s) lost a controversial 12 round split decision to former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 Ko’s) in a fight that took place in Alexander’s home state and nearby city of Saint Charles, Missouri.  → read full story

Alexander-Matthysse: I bet on the Alexander fight, and I am furious

By Robert Dean: I’m not a naive fool. I saw that the fight would be held in Devon Alexander’s hometown, and I knew a robbery was possible.  → read full story

Brook/N’dou, Macklin/Sturm, Alexander/Matthysse

By Simon Hirst: Some very good boxing was on offer last night to warm the tastebuds of next week’s fight of the year.  → read full story

Alexander defeats Matthysse

By Jim Dower: Argentinian knockout artist Lucas Matthysse (28-2, 26 KO’s) found out first hand how difficult it is to beat former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 KO’s) when he’s fighting in his home state last Saturday night when Matthysse was beaten by Alexander by a very, very controversial 12 round split […]

Matthysse needs to punish Alexander and make him quit

By Jason Kim: What we saw from Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) in his last two fights is that he struggles if his opponents put continuous pressure on him and tag him with hard jabs, as Timothy Bradley and Andriy Kotelnik both did.  → read full story

Alexander-Matthysse: Lucas might have to be especially good to win a decision against Devon

By Dan Ambrose: Argentinian Lucas Matthysse (28-1, 26 KO’s) is taking a big risk by agreeing to face former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) in his own home town on Saturday at the Family Arena in Saint Charles, Missouri.  → read full story

Don King is back: Alexander-Matthysse, Bundrage-Powell and Cloud-Mack previews

By Peter Wells: Tomorrow night Don King at the age of 79 is still doing business and has set up another great show.  → read full story

Alexander-Matthysse: A loss for Devon on Saturday will be a huge blow to his career

By Eric Thomas: Whatever former IBF/WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander (21-1, 13 KO’s) does on Saturday night he’s got to fight tooth and nail against knockout artist Lucas Matthysse (28-1, 26 KO’s) in their World Boxing Organization (WBO) light welterweight eliminator bout at the Family Arena, in Saint Charles, Missouri.  → read full story

Summer Boxing: Alexander-Matthysse, Klitschko-Haye, Williams-Lara, Marquez-Ramos, Klitschko-Adamek

By Alexis Aviles: Boxing in the summer is usually the slow point of the year gearing you for the more anticipated fights happening later in the fall.  → read full story

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