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Ogawa suspended for prefight positive test

2 hours agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has suspended Kenichi Ogawa after it revealed the IBF junior lightweight champion tested positive for two forms of synthetic testoterone.

Beltran and Moses to meet for title

8 hours agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Raymundo Beltran and Paulus Moses to meet for lightweight title

Taylor to fight Soto on March 3, wants world title

11 hours agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Josh Taylor faces Humberto Soto on March 3 in the first of "two or three fights" before a world title shot.

Prograis-Postol interim title bout set for March

23 hours agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Regis Prograis, coming off a second-round destruction of Joel Diaz Jr. in June, will take on former world titleholder Viktor Postol on March 9 for a vacant interim junior welterweight belt.

17-year-old prospect signs deal with Top Rank

Teen junior middleweight prospect David Kaminsky of Israel, who lives and trains in California, becomes the second-youngest fighter to sign with Top Rank.

Berchelt looking for title bout opponent

Junior lightweight champion Miguel Berchelt is looking for an opponent after Cristian Mijares was pulled from the fight after some unspecified contract issues.

Lomachenko rep takes air out of Pacquiao talk

Vasiliy Lomachenko's manager says the junior lightweight champ won't be fighting Manny Pacquiao any time soon, shooting down comments made by Pacquiao earlier this week.

Mundine scores second-round KO over Browne

Anthony Mundine has scored a second-round knock-out victory over former featherweight world title contender Tommy Browne in Sydney.

Lipnets has hand injury, postpones Garcia fight

Sergey Lipinets has postponed the first defense of his junior welterweight title against Mikey Garcia after suffering a hand injury during training.

Frampton: I want a title fight this summer

Carl Frampton is hoping to earn a world title shot in the summer, provided that he comes through his April 21 fight with Filipino boxer Nonito Donaire.

Lightweight Herring strikes deal with Top Rank

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Lightweight Jamel Herring, who spent his career in the stable of adviser Al Haymon, has parted ways with the Premier Boxing Champions creator and agreed to a promotional contract with Top Rank.

Joshua dismisses Parker's 'king of steroids' claim

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Anthony Joshua dismissed Joseph Parker calling him "king of steroids" and resisted the temptation to launch a verbal attack on his rival champion.

Chocolatito plans return to ring in 2018

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez is planning his return to ring sometime this year.

Valdez to defend featherweight title vs. Quigg

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Oscar Valdez will make the fourth defense of his 126-pound title against top contender Scott Quigg on March 10 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

Business as usual despite Parker fight bringing 'rare occasion'

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

The first prefight press conference between Anthony Joshua and Joshua Parker passed without incident. For all the posturing, verbal jousting and thinly veiled insults thrown in Joshua's direction from Parker's camp, there was a line drawn in the sand.

Parker: I know Joshua's weaknesses, he thinks he knows mine

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Joseph Parker has promised to be better than his last fight when he faces unifies heavyweight titles with Anthony Joshua on March 31.

Khan is back, but can he become a world champion?

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

After two years out of the ring, Amir Khan is back and is targeting a third world title by the end of 2018 -- but is that a realistic target?

Promoter: Khan has lost Brits' interest

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Frank Warren says the British public have lost interest in Amir Khan's boxing career following his prolonged absence from the ring.

Joshua brands Parker's criticism as 'fake news'

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Anthony Joshua dismissed criticism from Joseph Parker's team about his punch resistance, describing it as "fake news" at a press conference Tuesday.

Fury: Me or Joshua 'going to sleep' if we fight

2 days agoSports / Boxing : Espn: Boxing

Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has warned Anthony Joshua that one of them will "go to sleep" within four rounds if they step into the ring together.

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