By Joe Koizumi Photos by Naoki Fukuda Unbeaten Shiro Ken (10-0, 5 KOs), 107.75, wrested the WBC light-flyweight belt as … The post Full Report: Ken dethrones WBC 108lb champ Lopez appeared first on Boxing News.
By Joe Koizumi Photos by Naoki Fukuda Unbeaten Japanese Daigo Higa (13-0, 13 KOs), 112, captured the WBC flyweight belt … The post Full Report: Higa stops Hernandez to win WBC 112lb belt appeared first on Boxing News.
Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz wishes to congratulate his fighter, David “El Bandera Roja” Benavidez of Phoenix, Arizona, for his sensational eighth-round knockout over Mexico’s Rogelio “Porky” Medina on Saturday night at the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas. Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: Amir “King” Khan is less than pleased with the news that the World Boxing Council has decided to remove him from their top 15 rankings altogether due to his inactivity. Khan doesn’t think the WBC should have stripped him of his No.2 ranking with their organization. Show More Summary
The WBC suspended Leon Lawson Jr., uncle of Andre Dirrell, indefinitely after he punched Jose Uzcategui following Dirrell's disqualification victory Saturday, ESPN.com's Dan Rafael reported Monday. " The actions, which have been seen all over the world in which Mr. Show More Summary
On Saturday, June 3, DiBella Entertainment will return to the Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, in Mashantucket, CT, for the latest exciting installment of its popular Broadway Boxing series, presented by Nissan of Queens, Azad Watches, OPTYX, and Christos Steak House. Show More Summary
Trainer Lawson suspended for sucker punch
By Joe Koizumi Photos by Sumio Yamada Unbeaten WBO junior flyweight champ Kosei Tanaka (9-0, 5 KOs), 107.75, Japan, impressively … The post Full Report: Tanaka defeats Acosta to keep WBO 108lb belt appeared first on Boxing News.
By Mauricio Sulaiman WBC President – Jose Sulaiman’s son A tragic car accident took the lives of two boxers this … The post The 12th Round appeared first on Boxing News.
Former heavyweight contender Mike Perez has made the move down to cruiserweight to reignite his career. Perez will meet Tommy … The post Mike Perez returning as a cruiserweight appeared first on Boxing News.
By Dan Ambrose: A fight between WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia and former four division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner is reportedly in the works for this summer in July. This would be a fight that would be televised on Showtime Championship Boxing. Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: Conor McGregor has signed an agreement for a mega-fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr., but now he’s waiting for him to sign his part. McGregor says Mayweather needs to sign the contract or else he’s just a mouth that talks. Show More Summary
Inoue has defended his super flyweight title five times. We may have seen a changing of the guard yesterday in Tokyo’s Ariake Colosseum, as stablemates Naoya Inoue and Akira Yaegashi saw very different results in their latest title defenses. Inoue...Show More Summary
Scorecard: Crawford cruises; Dirrell wins interim title in controversial ending
Broner gets jail time for contempt charge
Mayweather dreams up card for McGregor fight
Amir Khan is no longer the WBC’s mandatory challenger, and he’s not happy about it. Welterweight contender Amir Khan isn’t thrilled to learn the news that the WBC has decided to remove him as it’s mandatory challenger at welterweight, replacing him with new #1 contender Shawn Porter. Show More Summary
Super Channel subscribers across Canada will be able to watch this Saturday’s mega-fight between International Boxing Federation (IBF) Welterweight World Champion Kell “The Special One” Brook and undefeated No. 1 mandatory contender Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr., starting at 3 p.m. Show More Summary
Adrien Broner is back in the slammer... Adrien Broner’s legal problems continue as he’s just been ordered to serve three days in a Kentucky jail for contempt of court, CBS reports. Broner plead guilty to a 2014 disorderly conduct charge...Show More Summary
Boxer Adrien Broner will spend the next three days in jail due to contempt of court. As FOX19 reported, the 27-year-old pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of disorderly conduct in relation to an incident in 2014. Having failed to show...Show More Summary