Boxing News

Matthew McAllister, Brother of Lee, To Join Pro Ranks

There is a new McAllister on the Scottish boxing landscape. Aberdeen’s Matthew McAllister, younger sibling of Commonwealth light welterweight champion Lee McAllister, will make his professional debut on the undercard of his brother’s title contest in [...]

Hugo Cazares Heads To Japan For Shimizu Defense

Hugo Cazares, who holds the super flyweight championship of the World Boxing Association (WBA), is preparing to fly over to Japan in order to get adjusted to the climate and time difference for his scheduled title defense against Tomonobu Shimizu, [...]

Sostre, Harris Offered for Omotoso’s Top Rank Debut

Daniel Sostre and Vivian Harris are the two names being floated for welterweight contender Wale “Lucky Boy” Omotoso’s Sept. 10 debut under the Top Rank banner in Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall.“It’s an eight-rounder and then we’ll go from [...]

Omar Chavez: Julio Would Knock Saul Alvarez Out!

Culiacán, Sin - Welterweight contender Omar Chavez, the younger brother of undefeated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., said a fight between his older brother and Mexican rival Saul Canelo Alvarez would be good for the sport of boxing and good for both [...]

Barrett vs Tua Trilogy Bout - At Wrestlemania XXVIII?

Fresh off a unanimous decision win over David Tua this past weekend, heavyweight boxer Monte Two Gunz Barrett says he is open to a third match with The Tuamanator - at Wrestlemania XXVIII.The 40-year-old Barrett (35-9-2, 20 KO) of Bayonne [...]

Kizer: Mora Now Regrets Not Penalizing Abner Mares

Russell Mora was waiting for Keith Kizer on Monday morning when the executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission arrived at the NSAC’s headquarters in Las Vegas.That marked the third time they had spoken since the [...]

Roach: If Dawson Stays Focused, He Can Beat Hopkins

Trainer Freddie Roach recently gave his opinion on the upcoming light heavyweight battle between WBC champion Bernard Hopkins and mandatory contender Chad Dawson. The fight will happen on October 15th at Staples Center in Los Angeles. If [...]

Schaefer: Mayweather-Khan Would Fall in Nov. 2012

According to Golden Boy Promotions CEO, Richard Schaefer, a possible mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Amir Khan would take place in the final quarter of 2012, likely in November. Both boxers have a lot left to do. Mayweather has to beat [...]

Kessler vs Stieglitz Finalized: November 5 in Denmark

Team Sauerland and SES Boxing have finalized a deal for WBO Super Middleweight Champion Robert Stieglitz (40-2, 23KOs) to defend his championship against three-time world champion Mikkel Kessler (44-2, 33KOs) at Copenhagen´s PARKEN [...]

McCloskey: Prescott Will Have Nothing Left, I'm Too Slick

Former European light-welterweight champion Paul McCloskey (22-1) plans on frustrating Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19 KO’s) when the two fighters meet at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on September 10th in a WBA eliminator.McCloskey, who turned [...]

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