It has been a non-stop appreciation tour for unbeaten newly crowned WBC “silver” flyweight champion Muhammad Waseem (4-0, 3 KOs) his native Pakistan. It has been nonstop local media interviews, meeting with high ranking officials, and meet and greets with … Continue reading ? The post Wassem the Toast of Pakistan appeared first on Boxing News.
Josh Warrington had hoped for a huge summer showdown against IBF champion Lee Selby. Instead, the unbeaten featherweight faces a tricky test against Patrick Hyland on Saturday. The 25-year-old from Leeds, England, will have home advantage...Show More Summary
Carl Frampton takes on Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight crown determined to show United States fight fans how good he is.
Today we talk a bit of news and make some picks for this weekend's fights, including Santa Cruz-Frampton, Stevenson-Williams, and more. HEY! It's Friday, and that means it's time to make some weekend predictions. This is the last busy...Show More Summary
Adonis Stevenson faces Thomas Williams in the light heavyweight main event tonight on Spike. Tonight at 9 pm ET on Spike, Premier Boxing Champions returns with a card from Quebec City, where Adonis "Superman" Stevenson will defend his...Show More Summary
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By Allan Fox: Showtime boxing boss Stephen Espinoza is planning on a possible heavyweight unification fight in the fall of 2017 between unbeaten IBF champion Anthony Joshua (17-0, 17 KOs) and WBC champion [...] The post Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder possible for fall 2017 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Allan Fox: Light heavyweight contender Andre Ward’s tune-up fight against #10 WBA Alexander Brand (25-1, 19 KOs) is little over a week away and very few boxing fans are talking about the Ward-Brand [...] The post Ward vs. Brand – 9 days away appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Photos Courtesy/Abel Sanchez ) By Chris Williams: (IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (35-0, 32 KOs) is hard at work in training camp in Big Bear Lake, California with [...] The post Golovkin training at Big Bear, preparing for Brook appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Got a few minutes? Check out this terrific WBO bantamweight world title clash from Ayutthaya, Thailand. Filipino bantamweight Marlon Tapales (29-2, 12 KOs) scored a spectacular eleventh round KO to dethrone reigning world champion Pungluang Sor Singyu (52-4, 35 KOs) … Continue reading ? The post Video: Tapales wins WBO bantamweight title appeared first on Boxing News.
Photos: Amanda Westcott / Showtime Undefeated three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz (32-0-1, 18 KOs) and undefeated former unified 122-pound world champion Carl Frampton (22-0, 14 KOs) went face-to-face Thursday at the final press...Show More Summary
By Eric Baldwin: Showtime vice president of sports Stephen Espinoza is hoping to put together a unification fight between unbeaten welterweight champions Danny Garcia and Keith “One Time’ Thurman [...] The post Keith Thurman vs. Danny Garcia possible for early 2017 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Showtime is reportedly looking to set up a fight between Garcia and Keith Thurman afterwards. The good news: Showtime is making an effort to pit Danny Garcia against Keith Thurman once "One Time" heals up from his battle with Shawn Porter. The...Show More Summary
Verdejo is currently ranked #1 in the division by the sanctioning body. Felix Verdejo’s tepid climb through the lightweight ranks may soon get a much-needed kick in the rear, as he has been named the mandatory challenger for Terry Flanagan’s...Show More Summary
Final Press Conference Quotes & Photos Stacked Night of Boxing at Barclays Center in Brooklyn Highlighted by SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®Tripleheader Live On SHOWTIME®, This Saturday, July [...] The post Leo Santa Cruz vs. Carl Frampton Final Press Conference Quotes appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jim Dower: WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis "Superman" Stevenson (27-1, 22 KOs) made weight on Thursday for his voluntary defense against #9 WBC challenger Thomas Williams Jr. (20-1, 14 KOs) for [...] The post Weights: Stevenson 173.6, Williams Jr. 174.6 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (27-1, 22 KOs) and WBC #8 rated challenger Thomas “Top Dog” Williams Jr (20-1, 14 KOs) both made weight for their world title clash on Friday night in Quebec City. Stevenson weighed 173.6 … Continue reading ? The post Stevenson, Williams make weight appeared first on Boxing News.
By Scott Gilfoid: #1 WBC, #5 IBF #11 WBA featherweight contender Josh Warrington (23-0, 4 KOs) will be inside the ring this Saturday night fighting 32-year-old Patrick Hyland (31-2, 15 KOs) at the First [...] The post Warrington vs. Hyland: Josh plans on slugging appeared first on Boxing News 24.