Joshua: Takam harder to KO than Pulev
Saunders' defense vs. Lemieux set for Dec. 16
Four-division world champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) and Sadam “World Kid” Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) hosted a press conference today to formally announce their 12-round fight for Cotto’s WBO… Read More » The post Cotto-Ali kickoff press conference appeared first on fightnews.com.
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Four-division world champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) and WBA International Welterweight Champion Sadam “World Kid” Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) hosted a press conference today to formally announce their 12-round fight for Cotto’s WBO World Junior Middleweight Championship. Show More Summary
By Chris Williams: Super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs) isn’t worried in the slightest about him being the smaller man than WBO super featherweight champion Vasily “Hi-Tech” Lomachenko (9-1, 7 KOs) in their fight on December 9 at Madison Square Garden in New York. Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: WBC World junior middleweight champion Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo (30-0, 15 KOs) couldn’t resist taking a shot on his beaten opponent Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (18-1, 13 KOs) on Twitter after knocking him out in the 1st round last Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
As it turns out, Le'Veon Bell can box -- for real
When the replacement for injured Kubrat Pulev was announced for Cardiff world heavyweight fight he must have been the most Googled boxer in the business Carlos Takam, a heavyweight contender of towering anonymity, will be excited and...Show More Summary
By Jim Dower: Former WBA heavyweight champion Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne (25-0, 22 KOs) is reportedly fighting unbeaten Sergey Kuzmin (11-0, 8 KOs) on November 27 for the WBA Inter-Continental title in Moscow, Russia. Kuzmin has big time power going for him as well as his youth. Show More Summary
By Jeff Aranow: British promoter Frank Warren is hoping former light welterweight champion Amir “King” Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) will be interested in fighting highly ranked #3 WBO welterweight contender Bradley Skeete (27-1, 12 KOs) when he returns to the ring in the near future. Show More Summary
Saudi Arabia to host WBSS cruiserweight final
By Sean Jones: Paulie Malignaggi is saying that his adviser Al Haymon has been in talks with UFC president Dana White about a fight between him and Conor McGregor. Malignaggi, 36, is hoping to get a fight against McGregor in the boxing ring. Show More Summary
By Joe Koizumi Photos by Naoki Fukuda Every day there is any schedule of event prior to the world title tripleheader on this coming Sunday. We saw WBA middleweight titleholder… Read More » The post WBA 160lb champ N’Dam impressive in public workout appeared first on fightnews.com.
Pulev out – Takam in for Joshua clash IBF install Frenchman as mandatory for October 28 showdown Carlos Takam has replaced Kubrat Pulev as the IBF mandatory challenger for Anthony Joshua at Principality Stadium in Cardiff on October 28, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Show More Summary
IBF champion Murat Gassiev and former champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk will square-off in the closing matchup of the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight quarter-finals as both men look to move one step closer to capturing the Muhammad Ali Trophy Saturday, October 21 from Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Show More Summary
The World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight Final will be held in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia in May 2018 following an agreement signed in London between World Boxing Super Series organizer… Read More » The post Confirmed: WBSS Cruiser Final in Saudi Arabia appeared first on fightnews.com.
World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight Final to be held in Saudi Arabia The World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight Final will be held in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia in May 2018 following an agreement signed in London between World Boxing Super Series organiser and owner Comosa AG and The General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia. Show More Summary