IBF super middleweight champion James "Chunky" DeGale (22-1) and Lucian "Le Tombeur" Bute (32-3) went to war for 12 rounds Saturday night in Quebec, Canada. DeGale retained his title via unanimous decision, but it wasn't an easy victory. BoxRec's Philippe St-Martin shared the scorecards: The margin of victory seemed wide. Show More Summary
By Jim Dower: 35-year-old Romanian Lucian Bute (32-3, 25 KOs) showed tonight that he still has a lot left in the tank in forcing IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale (22-1, 14 KOs) to have to struggle [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
By Gerardo Granados: It was an interesting post fight press conference for the aftermath of Tyson Fury's 12 round unanimous decision win over IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
In an upset, unbeaten 19-year-old welterweight Carlos Ocampo (17-0, 11 KOs) scored surprisingly one-sided ten round unanimous decision over Jorge “Maromerito” Paez Jr.(40-7-2, 23 KOs) on Saturday night at the Arena Tequisquiapan in Tequisquiapan, Querétaro, México. Show More Summary
James DeGale and Lucian Bute had a lot of fight in them tonight, and left it in the ring in Quebec City. James DeGale retained his IBF super middleweight title on the road tonight in Quebec City, beating former titleholder Lucian Bute...Show More Summary
IBF super middleweight world champion James “Chunky” DeGale (22-1, 14 KOs) retained his title with a hard-fought unanimous decision over 35-year-old former world champion Lucian Bute (32-3, 25 KOs) on Saturday night at the Vidéotron Centre in Quebec City. Many … Continue reading ? The post DeGale retains title in war with Bute appeared first on Boxing News.
British boxer James DeGale outpoints former champion Lucian Bute to retain his IBF super-middleweight title.
Adonis Stevenson has big ideas for a fight with Sergey Kovalev, but they're not likely to happen. Adonis Stevenson spoke with Showtime's Brian Custer during tonight's DeGale-Bute broadcast, and floated the idea of a June fight against fellow light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev, with HBO and Showtime co-promoting the bout. Show More Summary
Eleider Alvarez is in line for a shot at Adonis Stevenson after a narrow win against Isaac Chilemba. Two of the judges were watching the fight, and a third might have been, ultimately resulting in a majority decision win tonight forShow More Summary
Verdict of BBC boxing pundits as British boxer Tyson Fury beats Wladimir Klitschko to become world heavyweight champion.
By Tim Fletcher: Newly crowned IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) says he only revealed 60 percent of his entire arsenal tonight in edging Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Fresh off a victory over Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday night in Germany, new heavyweight champion Tyson Fury made sure he stuck to his word and gave the fans a show—with his pipes. With the microphone in hand, Fury announced he would indeed sing a song, which he dedicated to his wife. Show More Summary
Wladimir Klitschko wants to use his rematch clause and fight new WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury again.
By Allan Fox: Light welterweight Adrien Granados (17-4-2, 12 KOs) scored a surprising 8th round knockout win on Saturday night against the highly hyped big punching #1 WBC 140lb contender Amir Imam (18-1, [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Adrian Granados pulled another big upset in boxing today, beating Amir Imam on Showtime Extreme. Amir Imam took a risk scheduling a fight with Adrian Granados, and it came back to bite him tonight in Quebec City, as he was dominatedShow More Summary
Sergey Kovalev and Adonis Stevenson are both in attendance tonight in Quebec City, and met up in the crowd. James DeGale faces Lucian Bute in the Showtime main event later this evening, but something else interesting is happening atShow More Summary
Tyson Fury proved all the doubters wrong by beating Wladimir Klitschko over 12 rounds to become the new heavyweight champion of the world Continue reading...
By Scott Gilfoid: Now that Wladimr Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) has been dethroned, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (35-0, 34 KOs) smells blood in the water and wants to go after newly crowned IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Maybe Tyson Fury knew better than anyone, after all. Maybe the 6'9" (ish) chatterbox knew that his punches weren’t as straight as Wladimir Klitschko’s, that his chin wasn’t as sturdy and that his all-around toolbox wasn’t as full. So...Show More Summary
Wladimir Klitschko will be taking his rematch with Tyson Fury in 2016. Before anyone gets too excited about a possible full heavyweight unification between newly crowned world champion and WBA/WBO/IBF titleholder Tyson Fury and WBC titleholder Deontay Wilder, hold your horses. Show More Summary