GGG, Saunders possible in 2017 - Warren
David Haye confirms on social media he has agreed terms for a heavyweight rematch with Tony Bellew.
Undefeated Super-Lightweight Jack Catterall is fast approaching the biggest test of his young career, facing British Champion Tyrone Nurse for his belt at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on October 21st, live on BT Sport and BoxNation. Show More Summary
Embattled boxing judge Adalaide Byrd is not under suspension or been reprimanded in any way according to NSAC executive director Bob Bennett. Byrd has been taking a lot of heat… Read More » The post 118-110 judge feels terrible, shattered appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Harry Rowland – This WBO title fight pits two young, hungry, talented and unbeaten heavyweights together for a slice of the currently splintered crown. Yet there has been barely any worldwide anticipation in the build up. This isShow More Summary
Former England and Manchester United centre-back Rio Ferdinand has announced a comeback to the sporting world as he seeks to become a professional boxer. As was reported by Sky Sports News, the 38-year-old said he would make a "major news announcement" on Tuesday. Show More Summary
The entire system is flawed to the point of being inherently corrupt—and very few boxing businessmen would have it any other way…
By Johnny B’ Sad to report that former heavyweight contender David Bey was killed in an industrial accident in Camden, NJ. He was just 60 years of age. Bey challenged… Read More » The post David Bey passes appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Alden Chodash: If you listened to Teddy Atlas’s incessant claims of corruption in boxing as a result of Adelaide Byrd’s bogus 118-110 score for Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, you might have lost a bit of faith in boxing. How can two of the best fighters in the world risk so much to give the fans […] The post GGG-Canelo: Lessons learned appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Mario Barrios 140.9 vs Naim Nelson 140.8 Earl Newman 178 vs Paul Parker 177.5 Thomas Velasquez 131.1 vs Tyrome Jones 132.1 Juan Sanchez 124.9 vs Gorwar Karyah 125.8 Ryan Wilczak… Read More » The post PBC weights from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania appeared first on fightnews.com.
When Gold Coast super middleweight Rohan “No Mercy” Murdock 19-1 (14 KOs) steps back into the ring at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on 14 October there will be only one result that counts. “I definitely want a knockout,”...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) says he’s ready to face IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) in December in a unification fight if GGG is ready to get back into the ring that quickly. Show More Summary
By Sean Jones: The Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Bob Bennett says the judge that scored last Saturday’s fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin in favor or Canelo by a 118-110 score will beShow More Summary
• Former Manchester United player set to reveal change of sport on Tuesday• Ferdinand will look to emulate ex-footballer Curtis Woodhouse in the ring Rio Ferdinand will announce on Tuesday that he is to become a professional boxer in a dramatic change of career two years after his retirement from football. Show More Summary
Hard Hitting Promotions will present a card at the SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia on Friday night September 22 featuring the return of Philly’s own heavyweight star Joey “The Tank” Dawejko… Read More » The post Dawejko face Banks in Philly appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Rick Scharmberg “Joltin’” Joey Tiberi (15-2, 8 KOs) returns to the ring on Saturday, November 11th at the Hockessin PAL Center in Hockessin, Delaware. In the co-feature, cruiserweight Lamont… Read More » The post Tiberi Jr. Returns Nov. 11th appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Jeff Aranow: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay “Bronze Bomber” Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) vs. Luis “King Kong” Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) has been officially announced for November 4 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The Wilder vs. Show More Summary
'Mago's Law' advocated by ex-boxer's lawyer