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WBC – Jan. 11, 2018 – Light Heavyweight Status

WBC LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION STATUS CLARIFICATION Eleider Alvarez has officially notified the WBC that he is withdrawing from the WBC-ordered Interim World Championship fight against Oleksandr Gvozdyk. The WBC Board of Governors will now look into the effect of Mr. Alvarez’ decision on the overall status of the division, and will produce an official ruling […]

The Other Guys @ 175lbs

By Gav Duthie: Even with the surprise retirement of pound-for-pound #1 Andre Ward 32-0 (16), the 175lb Light Heavyweight division is by far the best and most talented division in boxing. Big punching Russians dominate the titles with Sergey Kovalev WBO, Artur Beterbiev IBF and Dimitry Bivol WBA and possible unification bouts between them is […]

Eleider Alvarez vs. Jean Pascal – Results

By Jim Dower: Undefeated #1 WBC Eleider Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs) kept his number 1 mandatory spot with the World Boxing Council at light heavyweight a 12 round majority decision win over Jean Pascal (31-5-1, 18 KOs) on Saturday night in the co-feature bout on the undercard of the Adonis Stevenson vs. Andrzej Fonfara fight […]

Eleider Alvarez to step aside for Adonis Stevenson to face Monaghan

By Dan Ambrose: #1 WBC mandatory challenger Eleider Alvarez has reportedly reached an agreement to step aside so that WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson can make a voluntary defense against likely opponent Sean Monaghan on April 29 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, in Long Island, New York. The 35-year-old Monaghan (28-0, 17 KOs) […]

Bute vs. Alvarez PPV weights

Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez OFFICIAL WEIGHTS for this Friday’s fight at the Centre Videotron, Quebec City, Quebec. Live on PPV in North America tomorrow (Friday) night from Videotron Centre of Quebec City WBC Silver Light Heavyweight Championship & Mandatory Title Eliminator (12 rounds)* Eleider Alvarez (21-0, 10 KOs), Champion, Montreal, Quebec, Canada via Colombia […]

Eleider Alvarez on a mission vs. Lucian Bute

Undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver light heavyweight champion Eleider “Storm” Alvarez is on a mission to showcase his talent throughout the boxing world, February 24 against former world super middleweight champion Lucian Bute, to completely justify his No. 1 contender position. The 32-year-old Alvarez (21-0, 10 KOs) will defend his WBC Silver title belt […]

Lucian Bute vs. Eleider Alvarez to air live worldwide on PPV

Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) and Gestev have jointly announced that the February 24th BUTE VS. ALVAREZ mega-showdown, as Lucian Bute challenges World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver light heavyweight champion Eleider “Storm” Alvarez in the 12-round main event, will air live worldwide on pay per view from Videotron Centre in Quebec City, Canada. In addition to […]

Clash of Titans: Bute vs. Alvarez Feb. 24 in Quebec City

Group Yvon Michel (GYM) and Gestev are very happy to confirm the Clash of Titans mega-event as former International Boxing Federation (IBF) super middleweight world champion Lucian Bute (32-3-1, 25 KOs) will face World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver light heavyweight champion Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (20-0, 10 KOs), Friday, February 24, in a 12-round light heavyweight […]

Eleider Alvarez vs. Robert Berridge results

(Photo credit: Dave Nadkarni/Premier Boxing Champions) By Jim Dower: Unbeaten #1 WBC light heavyweight contender Eleider Alvarez (20-0, 10 KOs) stayed in position for title shot contention with a one-sided 10 round unanimous decision victory on Friday night against replacement opponent Robert Berridge (27-5-1, 21 KOs) at the Centre Videotron, in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. […]

Eleider Alvarez vs. Robert Berridge on July 29

QUEBEC CITY (July 25, 2016) – Unbeaten contender Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (19-0, 10 KOs) will take on hard-hitting Robert “The Butcher” Berridge (27-4-1, 21 KOs) in a 10-round showdown Friday, July 29 on Premier Boxing Champions on Spike from Centre Videotron in Quebec City, Canada. Berridge replaces former world champion Chad Dawson, who was forced […]


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