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Joe Joyce says he’ll punch Bermane Stiverne’s face in

By Jeff Aranow: Heavyweight contender Joe Joyce (7-0, 7 KOs) says he’s going to treat former WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (25-3-1, 21 KOs) this Saturday on February 23, like he did Ian Lewison in beating him by an eighth round knockout.  → read full story

Abel Sanchez rejected Luis Ortiz for Joe Joyce

By Trevor McIntyre: Trainer Abel Sanchez admits that he said no to the idea of unbeaten contender Joe ‘Juggernaut’ Joyce (7-0, 7 KOs) facing former heavyweight world title challenger Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (30-1, 26 KOs) for his next fight this Saturday night on February 23 at the O2 Arena in London, England.  → read full […]

Whyte could face Breazeale, Ortiz or Povetkin next

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says he met this week with Dillian Whyte on Monday to discuss the possibility of him facing Dominic Breazele, Alexander Povetkin or Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz if they can’t put together a fight against Anthony Joshua for April 13, May or June.  → read full story

Erislandy Lara challenges Brian Castaño and Luis “King Kong” Ortiz fights Christian Hammer on March.2

Former 154-pound world champion Erislandy Lara seeks to return to the championship ranks when the Cuban star challenges undefeated contender Brian Castaño for his WBA Super Welterweight World Championship on Saturday, March 2 live on SHOWTIME and presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™.  → read full story

PHOTOS: Wilder vs Fury Fight To Split Draw On Showtime PPV

Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury fought to a split-decision draw on SHOWTIME PPV® on Saturday night from STAPLES Center​ ​in​ ​arguably ​one of the best heavyweight fights in years​.​ After controlling the WBC World Championship fight early, Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) miraculously overcame two knockdowns by Wilder (40-0-1, 39 […]

Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz vs. Travis Kauffman – RESULTS

By Allan Fox: Former heavyweight world title challenger Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (30-1, 29 KOs) won his 30th fight in defeating a very negative 33-year-old Travis Kauffman (32-3, 23 KOs) by a 10th round knockout on Saturday night on Showtime pay-per-view at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  → read full story

Luis Ortiz vs. Travis Kauffman – preview & prediction

By Jim Dower: Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (29-1, 24 KOs) has a nice showcase fight tonight against Travis Kauffman (32-2, 23 KOs) in a 10 round fight on the Deontay Wilder vs.  → read full story

Jarrett Hurd, Luis Ortiz & Joe Joyce – Wilder vs. Fury PPV Undercard Press Conference Quotes & Photos

Fighters competing on Saturday’s PPV undercard headlined by the heavyweight championship showdown between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury went face-to-face on Thursday at the final press conference before they enter the ring on SHOWTIME PPV® from STAPLES Center in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions.  → read full story

Joe Joyce targeting Luis Ortiz, Breazeale & Kownacki in 2019

By Tim Royner: Heavyweight contender Joe Joyce (6-0, 6 KOs) has big goals for 2019 in targeting highly ranked Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz, Dominic Breazeale and Adam Kownacki.  → read full story

Jarrett Hurd to fight on Wilder-Fury undercard on Dec.1

The most significant heavyweight event in the U.S. in more than 15 years will feature an undercard lineup of stellar fighters including the return of a unified world champion and two of boxing’s hardest-hitting heavyweights.  → read full story

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