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Maurice Hooker vs. Jose Carlos Ramirez on July 27 – Tramaine Williams Returns

Tickets for the blockbuster unification clash between WBO World Super-Lightweight champion Maurice Hooker and WBC ruler Jose Carlos Ramirez on Saturday July 27 at the College Park Center in Arlington, Texas, go on pre-sale TODAY at 10am (CDT).  → read full story

Results / Photos: Stevenson defeats Guevara, Greer Jr. Edges Potapov

Ever since he turned pro following the 2016 Olympics, featherweight contender Shakur Stevenson wanted to return home to Newark.  → read full story

Shakur Stevenson vs. Alberto Guevara – analysis & prediction Live on ESPN

By Dan Ambrose: Undefeated Shakur Stevenson (11-0, 6 KOs) will be making his homecoming tonight against Alberto Guevara (27-4, 12 KOs)  in a fight scheduled for 10 rounds on ESPN at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.  → read full story

Terence Crawford vs. Egidijus Kavaliauskas likely for the fall

By Chris Williams: Terence Crawford will reportedly be defending his WBO welterweight title next against his #1 WBO contender Egidijus Kavaliauskas this fall unless a unification fight is made for the Nebraska native against IBF champion Errol Spence Jr.  → read full story

Golden Boy increases Kovalev’s offer for Canelo fight

By Kenneth Friedman: Golden Boy Promotions has increased their offer made to light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev for him to agree to a fight with Saul Canelo Alvarez on September 14 on DAZN, according to Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated.  → read full story

Rob Brant vs. Ryota Murata this Friday, Jeff Horn possible next foe for Rob

Mark Eisner: WBA ‘regular’ middleweight champion Rob Brant could be facing former WBO 147 pound champion Jeff Horn in his next title defense if he beats former WBA 160 lb champion Ryota Murata this Friday night on Top Rank Boxing on ESPN+ from the EDION Arena Osaka, in Osaka, Japan.  → read full story

Tyson Fury says Deontay Wilder rematch is “confirmed and signed” for Feb.22

By Charles Brun: Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury announced last Saturday night that his rematch with WBC champion Deontay Wilder is “confirmed and signed” for early 2020 on February 22.  → read full story

Boxing Results: Nordine Oubaali stops Arthur Villanueva

By Jim Dower: WBC bantamweight champion Nordine Oubaali (16-0, 12 KOs)  destroyed bottom fringe contender #15 WBC  Arthur Villanueva (32-4-1, 18 KOs) by a sixth round stoppage in a showcase fight on Saturday night at the Barys Arena in Nur-Sultan (formally Astana), Kazakhstan.  → read full story

Canelo vs. Kovalev possible for December says Arum

By Barry Holbrook: Bob Arum of Top Rank says Sergey Kovalev and Saul Canelo Alvarez could be fighting in December, as long as Sergey successfully defends his WBO light heavyweight title against mandatory Anthony Yarde on August 24 in Russia on ESPN.  → read full story

Arum expects Canelo to face Andrade in September, and Kovalev in December

By Pete Axline: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum doubts that there will be enough time to put together the fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Sergey Kovalev for September 14.  → read full story


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