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GGG’s promoter petitioning WBC to order Canelo trilogy

By Dan Ambrose: Tom Loeffler is reportedly petitioning the World Boxing Council at the WBC’s convention this week to have the order a trilogy fight between Gennady Golovkin and Saul Canelo Alvarez due to controversial scoring by the judges that worked the second fight between the two stars on September 15 at the T-Mobile Arena […]

Kell Brook removed from WBC’s rankings

By Tim Royner: Former IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook has reportedly been removed by the World Boxing Council’s top 15 ranking due to him choosing not to enroll in their VADA Clean Boxing Program.  → read full story

Sulaiman: Golovkin has the power to make Canelo fight happen

By Jim Dower: World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman wants Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin to sit down and reach an agreement to complete the negotiations for their rematch.  → read full story

Sulaiman says Golovkin will have to face Jermall Charlo if no Canelo rematch

By Sean Jones: WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman let Gennady Golovkin know on Tuesday that if he doesn’t agree to fight Saul Canelo Alvarez in a rematch than the World Boxing Council will order him to take on interim WBC 160lb champion Jermall Charlo (27-0, 21 KOs).  → read full story

Sulaiman asks GGG to sign contract for Canelo rematch

By Sean Jones: WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman is asking Gennady Golovkin to stay in negotiations with Saul Canelo Alvarez and sign the contract for the September 15 fight.  → read full story

Adonis Stevenson vs. Badou Jack rematch not likely next; Govzdyk wants title shot

By Jeff Aranow: Badou Jack (21-1-4, 13 KOs) is probably going to need to wait a little for his rematch against WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (29-1-1, 24 KOs), because he has a mandatory defense that is due against Oleksandr Gvozdyk (15-0, 12 KOs).  → read full story

Luis Nery cancels fight against Jetro Pabustan

By Dan Ambrose: Former WBC bantamweight champion Luis ‘Pantera’ Nery (26-0, 20 KOs) has canceled his June 9th fight against Jetro Pabustan (29-5-6, 9 KOs) following the negative response from the World Boxing Council about his fight.  → read full story

Luis Nery vs. Jetro Pabustan on June 9 in Tijuana, MX

By Sean Jones: Former WBC bantamweight champion Luis ‘Pantera’ Nery (26-0, 20 KOs) will be fighting next month against journeyman Jetro Pabustan (29-5-6, 9 KOs) in a 10 round scheduled fight at the Auditorio Municipal in Tijuana, Mexico.  → read full story

Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter purse bid on Friday

By Allan Fox: The World Boxing Council will hold a purse bid this Friday for the welterweight match between Danny ‘Swift’ Garcia and ‘Showtime’ Shawn Porter at the WBC headquarters in Mexico City, Mexico.  → read full story

Sulaiman says WBC will consider Stevenson-Jack rematch request and delay Gvozdyk mandatory

By Allan Fox: WBC president says they’ll be considering a request from WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis ‘Superman’ Stevenson, if it comes, to fight a rematch against Badou Jack and put off his WBC mandatory challenger Oleksandr Gvozdyk (15-0, 12 KOs) until after that fight is made.  → read full story


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