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Chavez Jr to return in 2017?

15 minutes agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Gabriel F. Cordero Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr said on social media that there’s a possibility of him returning in 2017 against former world title challenger Martin Murray in October at super middleweight. Show More Summary

Groves-Cox set for Oct 14 in London

The first domestic showdown of the World Boxing Super Series is scheduled for October 14th when top-seeded super middleweight George Groves (26-3, 19 KOs) puts his WBA world title on the line against his undefeated countryman Jamie Cox (23-0, 13 KOs) in a ‘Battle of Britain’ at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London, United Kingdom. Show More Summary

Broner vows to fk up Garcia

In the most interesting fight of the week, boxing stars Adrien Broner (33-2, 24 KOs) and Mikey Garcia (36-0, 30 KOs) collide in a 12-round non-title junior welterweight fight on SHOWTIME at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.Show More Summary

Butler joins Matchroom and rematches Hall

2 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

Former IBF bantamweight champion Paul Butler has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing and will face bitter rival Stuart Hall in an eliminator for the WBA world bantamweight title at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on September 30, live on Sky Sports. Show More Summary

Full Report: Taguchi-Barrera

2 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Joe Koizumi Photos by Naoki Fukuda WBA light-flyweight champ Ryoichi Taguchi (26-2-2, 12 KOs), 108, impressively kept his belt when he positively kept battering mandatory challenger Robert Barrera (18-2, 12 KOs), 108, Colombia, from...Show More Summary

Today’s EBU bids and updates

2 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Marco Bratusch At today’s EBU bid that bestowed the right for staging the next, vacant European jr middleweight title between co-challengers Orlando Fiordigiglio (27-1, 12 KOs) and Zakaria Attou (25-6-2, 7 KOs), French boxing promotion...Show More Summary

Kyoguchi makes history with world title win

2 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Joe Koizumi Photos: Naoki Fukuda Japanese prospect, ex-OPBF titlist Hiroto Kyoguchi (8-0, 6 KOs), 105, captured the IBF mini flyweight belt as he dropped defending champ Jose Argumedo (20-4-1, 12 KOs), 105, in the ninth round to pound out a unanimous decision over twelve rounds on Sunday in Tokyo, Japan. Show More Summary

Unbeaten Adames aims to send a message against ex-champ Molina

3 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Robert Coster The Dominican Republic’s newest boxing idol is Carlos Adames, a 23-year-old unbeaten welterweight (11-0, 10 KOs) ranked 6th by the WBA. On Wednesday in Santo Domingo, Adames will be facing the biggest challenge of his young career. Show More Summary

Vidal drops, decisions Blanco for Euro 126lb belt

3 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Marco Bratusch Last Friday night at the Pabellòn de Basket of Castellbisbal, Cataluña, Spain, local featherweight Marc Vidal (10-1-4, 4 KOs) won the vacant European title outpointing his countryman Sergio “Maestrito” Blanco (23-4-1, 6 KOs) via split decision after twelve rounds. Show More Summary

Ex-champ De Carolis ready for return

17 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Marco Bratusch Former WBA super middleweight title holder Giovanni De Carolis (24-7-1, 12 KOs) will finally have his comeback fight tomorrow night in Rome, taking on Russian Viktor Polyakov (12-1-1, 6 KOs) for the vacant WBA International belt. Show More Summary

DeeJay wins WBC International title

17 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Ron Jackson Photos: Nick Lourens South Africa’s DeeJay Kriel produced a mature performance to win the vacant WBC International minimumweight title when he scored a 12 round unanimous points decision over Dexter Alimento from the Philippines at the Emperors Casino near Kempton Park on Sunday afternoon. Show More Summary

Diablo Wlodarczyk: Nothing to lose, I will not disappoint myself

21 hours agoSports / Boxing : FightNews.com

By Przemek Garczarczyk “I was just 25 years old when I became a world champion. Recently, I looked at my first belt, lying somewhere in a utility room … and I liked the feeling. It brought back great memories,” said former IBF/WBC cruiserweight champion Krzysztof W?odarczyk (53-3, 37 KOs). Show More Summary

Kyoguchi dethrones Argumedo; wins IBF 105lb title in only 8th fight

In an ambitious world title shot, unbeaten Japanese prospect, former OPBF 105-pound ruler Hiroto Kyoguchi (8-0, 6 KOs) claimed the IBF mini flyweight belt with a twelve round unanimous decision over Mexican world champion Jose Argumedo (20-4-1, 12 KOs) on Sunday night at the Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo. Show More Summary

WBA 108lb champ Taguchi stops #1 Barrera

By Joe Koizumi WBA light-flyweight champ Ryoichi Taguchi (26-2-2, 12 KOs), 108, impressively kept his belt when he positively kept battering mandatory challenger Robert Barrera (18—2, 12 KOs), 108, Colombia, from the outset and finally halted him with the referee’s intervention at 0:24 of the ninth round on Sunday in Tokyo, Japan. Show More Summary

Funai keeps Japanese 115lb belt

By Joe Koizumi Japanese super-flyweight champ Ryuichi Funai (28-7, 19 KOs), 115, kept his national belt by a unanimous technical decision (68-65 twice, 67-66) over mandatory challenger Takayuki Okumoto (18-8-3, 8 KOs), 114.75, from Osaka,...Show More Summary

Ex-WBA 115lb champ Kono stops Thailander Rambo

By Joe Koizumi Former WBA super-fly champ Kohei Kono (33-10-1, 14 KOs), 117, made a fine comeback as he dropped Thailand’s Rambo Gorat Sports School (13-10-1, 3 KOs), 115.5, twice en route to a well-received stoppage at 1:35 of the fifth...Show More Summary

Dogboe batters and stops Chacon

By David Finger at ringside Unbeaten WBO #4 junior featherweight Isaac Dogboe (17-0, 11 KOs) thrashed two-time world title challenger Javier Chacon (25-4-1, 7 KOs) over six rounds on Saturday night at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra, Ghana. Show More Summary

Ex-champ Gonzalez crushes Rosales in two

Former multi-division world champion Jhonny González (64-10, 54 KOs) demolished previously unbeaten Filipino Jessie “Jimdomar” Rosales (21-1-1, 9 KOs) in the second round on Saturday night in a clash for a WBC regional belt at the Lienzo Charro in Hidalgo Del Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico. Show More Summary

Former Ghanian President meets with boxers

By David Finger Former Ghanaian president Jerry Rawlings, who remains one of the most popular former heads of state on the African continent, met with both Isaac Dogboe and Javier Chacon on Friday afternoon ahead of their WBO international bantamweight title fight on Saturday, July 22. Show More Summary

Ex-WBC female 112lb champ becomes man

By Joe Koizumi This reporter has been writing on boxing in Japan for more than fifty years since the middle of 1960s, but this news may be the first and last that I report to the world. Extremely astoundingly, former WBC female flyweight...Show More Summary

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