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WBC picks Gennady Golovkin as Fighter of the Year

By Sean Jones: The World Boxing Council has picked WBC middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin as the 2017 Fighter of the Year for his impressive performances against Saul Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs.  → read full story

WBC president: Adonis Stevenson not facing mandatory is “unacceptable”

By Jim Dower: World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman appears to be on the verge of putting his foot down to address WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis ‘Superman’ Stevenson (29-1, 24 KOs) not facing his mandatory challenger for the last 4 years of his career.  → read full story

Dillian Whyte now officially ranked No.1 by WBC

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian Whyte (22-1, 16 KOs) has officially been made the #1 ranked contender in the World Boxing Council’s heavyweight rankings.  → read full story

WBC – Povetkin Ruling

ALEXANDER POVETKIN APPEALS PROCESS COMES TO AN END, AND WBC BOARD OF GOVERNORS REPORTS ITS DEFINITE AND FINAL RULING The WBC’s March 2, 2017 ruling (the “Ruling”): (1) suspended Mr.  → read full story

WBC convention activities for Oct.3

At the World Boxing Council’s fifty fifth Convention, in Baku, Azerbaijan, its Ratings Committee has been assessing the ups and downs of the system.  → read full story

WBC to give special belt to Canelo-GGG winner

By Jim Dower: The WBC showed off their new Huichol belt on Tuesday in Mexico City to display it to the media and boxing fans for the winner of the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs.  → read full story

Khan removed from WBC’s rankings

By Scott Gilfoid: Amir “King” Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) has been removed from the World Boxing Council’s top 15 rankings this week after 1 year of inactivity.  → read full story

Mayweather demoted to WBC Emeritus Champion

By Allan Fox: The World Boxing Council has finally made a move and demoted Floyd Mayweather Jr.  → read full story

Lucas Browne looking to pass Deontay Wilder to fight for WBC title next

AUSSIE puncher Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne says he’d be prepared to step in against the winner of the upcoming WBC heavyweight title fight between Chris Arreola and Bermane Stiverne.  → read full story

WBC ranks Pacquiao No.1 at 147, below Mayweather

By Chris Williams: The World Boxing Council has pushed Manny Pacquiao to their No.1 spot in the welterweight rankings this month despite the fact that Pacquiao wasn’t even ranked in WBC’s top 15 before that.  → read full story

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