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Photos / Results: Gvozdyk notches TKO win over Doudou Ngumbu

Oleksandr “The Nail” Gvozdyk nailed down the first defense of his WBC light heavyweight world title, knocking out Doudou Ngumbu in the fifth round.  → read full story

Oleksandr Gvozdyk vs. Doudou Ngumbu – official weights

By Allan Fox: WBC light heavyweight champion Oleksander Gvozdyk (16-0, 13 KOs) weighed in at 174.7 lbs for his title defense against #8 WBC Doudou Ngumbu (38-8, 14 KOs) this Saturday night on Top Rank Boxing on ESPN at the 2300 Arena, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  → read full story

Which Platform is Delivering the Best Boxing in 2019?

By Donavan Leonard: One thing boxing fans do better than any other sporting base is argue.  → read full story

Jose Ramirez wants Maurice Hooker or Ivan Baranchyk unification fight

By Mike Smith: Unbeaten WBC light welterweight champion Jose Carlos Ramirez (24-0, 16 KOs) wants to unify the 140 lb division by facing either WBC champion Maurice Hooker (26-0-3, 17 KOs) or IBF champion Ivan Baranchyk (19-0,12 KOs) next if possible, and then move up to welterweight to go after the big fights in that […]

Arum has offers out for Tyson Fury’s next opponent for May/June

By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum says he’s put offers out to a number of top heavyweights for lineal champion Tyson Fury’s next fight in May or June in the United States, and he’s waiting to for the signed contract.  → read full story

Sergey Kovalev calls out Dmitry Bivol

By Jim Dower: Earlier today, Sergey Kovalev congratulated WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol for his successful title defense against Joe Smith Jr.  → read full story

Eddie Hearn addresses Dillian Whyte ESPN rumors

By Tim Royner: Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn addressed the rumors on Wednesday of highly ranked heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte potentially signing with Top Rank Boxing to fight on ESPN.  → read full story

Fury says Wilder rematch still happening in 2019

By Tim Royner: Tyson Fury says he’s following the game plan that was given to him by his team about building up his fight with Deontay Wilder on ESPN before they face each other in a rematch in 2019.  → read full story

Arum says Wilder vs. Fury II is still planned for late 2019

By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum hasn’t given up on the idea of matching Tyson Fury against WBC heavy champion Deontay Wilder for later this year despite having pulled the plug on the idea of them facing each other on May 18.  → read full story

Deontay Wilder reacts to Tyson Fury delaying rematch

By Allan Fox: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder reacted in what appeared to be anger on Tuesday after learning that Top Rank plans on having Tyson Fury take an interim fight in May or June against an opponent still to be determined on ESPN with the idea of making the Wilder-Fury fight bigger at a […]

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