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Jessie Vargas Aims To Open Doors With Josesito Lopez

I first caught a glimpse of junior welterweight prospect Jesse Vargas in April of 2010. At the time Vargas was getting ready for an appearance on the undercard portion of Floyd Mayweather’s drubbing of Shane Mosley at the MGM Grand and he [...]

Hank Lundy: I'm Scared of What I'll Do To David Diaz

After catching a glimpse of David Diaz in person for the first time, “Hammerin’” Hank Lundy left Thursday’s weigh-in deathly afraid – not for his own well-being, but for that of his opponent.“He’s small!” Lundy said after [...]

Khan: Guerrero Would Have Made Maidana Look Silly

WBA and IBF light-welterweight champion Amir Khan believes 2010 ‘Fight of the year’ opponent Marcos Maidana is fortunate that Robert Guerrero is unable to move forward with their August 27th fight date. Guerrero withdrew on Thursday [...]

Anthony Dirrell in Number One Spot To Froch's WBC Belt

In the latest WBC ratings, undefeated super middleweight contender Anthony Dirrell (23-0, 20KOs) has grabbed the number one spot in the WBC's rankings. The current champion, Carl Froch, will return on October 29th in a unification bout with WBA [...]

Audley Harrison Itching To Get His Hands on Tyson Fury

Olympic gold medal winner Audley Harrison (27-5, 20KOs) is itching to get his hands on British/Commonwealth heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (15-0, 10KOs), who returns on September 17th at Kings Hall in Belfast, North Ireland. Harrison has [...]

Amir Khan Promises: I'll Beat Mayweather in 12 Months!

WBA junior welterweight champion Amir Khan has promised to fight, and beat, Floyd Mayweather Jr. within twelve months time. Khan will defend his WBA/IBF junior welterweight titles on December 10 in the United States. He is scheduled to fight [...]

Donaire vs Narvaez Clash Awaits HBO's Approval

A bout between WBC/WBO bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire (26-1, 18 KOs), and undefeated WBO super flyweight champion Omar Narvaez (35-0-2, 19 KOs), is getting very close to a deal. The fight would take place on October 22nd, likely in [...]

Demetrius Andrade: Former Olympian or Future Champ

After what has truly been a stellar run for ESPN2’s Friday Night Fights in 2011, boxing arrives at what annually is one of its worst times of year.Are you ready for some football?Beginning a few years ago, ESPN has drawn the curtain on the sweet [...]

UFC's Ferrtitta: We Won't Directly Compete With Pacquiao

Contrary to several reports, the UFC's first event on FOX will not directly compete with Manny Pacquiao's scheduled pay-per-view trilogy clash with Juan Manuel Marquez on November 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. On Thursday, UFC and FOX [...]

Gonzalez-Mtagwa Clash To Land on ESPN and Televisa

According to WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez (49-7, 43KOs), his upcoming title defense against Roger Mtagwa (27-14-2, 19KOs) on September 15th in El Paso, Texas, will be televised in the United States as a special event on ESPN and [...]

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