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David Benavidez to defend against Avni Yildirim on January 25

By Dan Ambrose: WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez will be making a defense of his title against mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim on January 25, according to ESPN.  → read full story

WBC to order David Benavidez vs. Avni Yildirim next

By Aragon Garcia:  The World Boxing Council will be ordering WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (22-0, 19 KOs) to defend against his mandatory Avni Yildirim (21-2, 12 KOs) next, according to WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman.  → read full story

WBC rules Anthony Dirrell faces David Benavidez next, Avni Yildirim fights winner

By Mike Smith: The WBC has determined that they will not be ordering an immediate rematch between Anthony Dirrell and Avni Yildirim.  → read full story

Dirrell vs Yildirim: World Boxing Council to order an immediate rematch?

Avni Yildirim from Turkey arrived in Mexico City with his promoter Ahmet Oener to meet WBC President, Mauricio Sulaiman..  → read full story

Anthony Dirrell vs. Avni Yildrim – preview & prediction

By Jim Dower: Former WBC super middleweight champion Anthony Dirrell (32-1-1, 24 KOs) and his opponent Avni Yildirim (21-1 12 KOs) both weighed in successfully on Friday for their fight for the vacant WBC 168 lb title on Saturday night on Premier Boxing Champions on Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 at the Minneapolis Armory, in […]

Anthony Dirrell vs. Avni Yildirim final press conference quotes & photos

Former champion Anthony Dirrell and 168-pound contender Avni Yildirim exchanged words at a heated final press conference on Thursday before they battle this Saturday for the vacant WBC Super Middleweight World Championship in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes from the Armory in Minneapolis.  → read full story

Caleb Plant Joins Ray Mancini for Dirrell vs. Yildirim this Sat. on FS1

Today, FOX Sports announces newly crowned IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb Plant joins International Boxing Hall of Famer Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini and host Chris Myers to call FS1 PBC FIGHT NIGHT: ANTHONY DIRRELL VS.  → read full story

Marcos Hernandez faces Jeison Rosario on Feb.23 on FS1 & FOX

Once-beaten contenders Marcos Hernandez and Jeison Rosario will rematch in a 10-round welterweight attraction as part of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes Saturday, February 23 from The Armory in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  → read full story

Danny Garcia vs. Adrian Granados on April 20 on FOX

By Dan Ambrose: Danny Garcia (34-2, 20 KOs) will be fighting on April 20 against Adrian Granados (20-6-2, 14 KOs) on FOX, and Anthony Dirrell (32-1-1, 24 KOs) faces Avni Yildirim on FS1 on February 23.  → read full story

Mock – I won the fight against Yildirim so bring on the rematch

World-ranked super-middleweight Lolenga Mock is determined to right perceived wrongs by beating Avni Yildirim in a rematch of their controversial bout on September 15.  → read full story

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