Usyk vs Fedosov on October 12th In Chicago
TASS has ran a report that confirms how Usyk will box his heavyweight debut on October 12th, in Chicago, against Russian contender Andrey Fedosov
Niall Kennedy suffers first defeat of his career
Kennedy suffered the first defeat of his career on Saturday night after coming up short against Devin Vargas at the MGM Springfield.
IBF orders Ruiz Jr.-Joshua II winner to face Kubrat Pulev by June 2020
Pulev (27-1, 14 KO) has technically been the IBF mandatory for around two years now; he was all set to face Joshua in 2017 before pulling out
Ruiz says Joshua rematch will be in U.S, NOT Saudi Arabia
He says he would have “no protection over there,” and that the rematch will be taking place in the United States instead.
Anthony Joshua vs. Andy Ruiz set for December in Saudi Arabia
Andy Ruiz Jr. will put his trio of belts on the line against the man he won the belts off of in Anthony Joshua on Dec. 7, in Saudi Arabia.
Kownacki-Arreola FOX Telecast Peaked At 1,769,000 Viewers
The Adam Kownacki-Chris Arreola heavyweight fight was the most-watched sporting event Saturday on American television.
Jarrell Miller seeking new promoter ahead of October return
Heavyweight Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller 23-0-1 (20) has revealed he is looking for a new promoter ahead of a proposed October ring return.
Daniel Dubois to fight unbeaten Ebenezer Tetteh for the Commonwealth Title
Daniel Dubois continues his sharp ascent towards a world heavyweight title shot by fighting to add the Commonwealth title to his British crown next month.
Martin Bakole blasts out Ytalo Perea in the first round
The Congolese fighter has recently linked up with promoter Eddie Hearn and made a big impact on his Matchroom Boxing debut
Tyson Fury to face Otto Wallin
Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and Otto Wallin have come to terms to meet on Sept. 14, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN on Friday.
Dillian Whyte, Oscar Rivas passed final pre- and post-fight VADA tests
According to Dan Rafael in the article above, the sample UK Anti-Doping tested was taken on June 17th.
WBC 'suspend' Dillian Whyte's status as mandatory challenger
Dillian Whyte has been provisionally suspended as the mandatory challenger for the WBC world heavyweight title, pending a hearing.
Michael Hunter vs. Sergey Kuzmin in September
Michael Hunter (17-1, 12 KOs) will be returning to the ring to face unbeaten heavyweight Sergey Kuzmin (15-0, 11 KOs) in September, according to Tass.
Murat Gassiev injured, move to heavyweight postponed
Former cruiserweight titleholder Murat Gassiev was scheduled to make his official move to heavyweight on July 27 in a fight against Joey Dawejko on DAZN
Dillian Whyte Tests Positive For Banned Substance
Sources have confirmed that an "A" sample taken from Dillian Whyte tested positive for one or more banned substances prior to fight against Oscar Rivas
Efe Ajagba Forced To Go Distance, Decisions Demirezen
The previously unbeaten Turkish heavyweight gave Ajagba the toughest fight of the Nigerian knockout artist’s two-year pro career.
FABIO WARDLEY interrupted his trainers to ask whether they would head for burgers after fight
And upon hearing a positive response, Dillian Whyte's protege then went on to claim a sixth-round KO victory over Mariano Strunz.
Dereck Chisora knocks Artur Szpilka out on his feet
Dereck Chisora scored one of the most haunting knockouts of the year, concussing Artur Szpilka on his feet before pummeling him to the floor
Dave Allen rushed to hospital after David Price battered him
Heavyweight Dave Allen was taken to hospital after a brutal ten round beating by British rival David Price.
Lippe Morrison goes six, but stays perfect
Not only was he boxing outside the United States, but the son of former WBO Champ Tommy “The Duke” Morrison was taken further than his previous bouts
Deontay Wilder brands Tyson Fury 'pathetic' over mental health image strategy
Wilder has blasted Tyson Fury as “pathetic” for “beating a dead horse with the mental illness thing”, ahead of their WBC world heavyweight title rematch.
Eddie Hearn threatens Andy Ruiz Jr with legal action over rematch
EDDIE HEARN has warned Andy Ruiz Jr to agree a rematch with Anthony Joshua in the UK or face a "huge legal mess".
Gerald Washington Drills Robert Helenius With a Bomb in Eight
Gerald Washington landed the biggest punch of his pro career on a night where he needed it the most.
Charles Martin Blasts Out Daniel Martz in Fourth Round
Charles Martin will likely never make it back to the title stage (at least not based on merit) but seems to have a home on PBC undercards.
Joe Joyce Forced To Go Distance, Decisions Bryant Jennings
Olympic silver medal winner Joe Joyce (10-0, 9 KOs) was able to overcome an early scare, and went the distance for the first time in his career
Jermaine Franklin Fortunate in Split Decision Over Jerry Forrest
Most of the rounds had Forrest landing more punches and being more accurate with his punches when the two would exchange blows.
BJ Flores pulled from ShoBox fight against Otto Wallin
Veteran cruiserweight/heavyweight BJ Flores was slated to face Otto Wallin in a heavyweight bout tonight on ShoBox
Hughie Fury Defeats Injured Sam Peter By TKO In Foul-Filled Fight
Samuel Peter probably should’ve been disqualified Friday for continuously fouling Hughie Fury in an odd contest
Martin Bakole signs with Matchroom Boxing
Martin Bakole, born in Congo and now fighting out of Scotland, has signed a deal with Matchroom Boxing, and will return to action on their Aug. 2
Fury Announces He Has Signed For Wilder Rematch February 22
The 30-year-old lineal heavyweight champion, who fought to a draw with Wilder last December 1, agreed to a deal to fight the WBC champion again February 22
Evgeny Romanov to face Elvis Moyo in Russia August 24th
Reports coming out of Zimbabwe that Elvis Moyo will be travelling to Russia in to face Romanov on August 24th.
Lukas Rozanski Knocks Out Izu Ugonoh in Four Rounds
Rising heavyweight Lukas Rozanski (11-0, 10 KOs) knocked out Izu Ugonoh (18-2, 15 KOs) in the fourth of a scheduled ten rounder.
Joseph Parker stops Alex Leapai
Former heavyweight world titlist Joseph Parker, looking to work his way back into a title fight, got in a good workout
WBA #7 Junior Fa dropped, but beats Dominick Guinn
Dominick Guinn (37-12-1, 26 KOs) faced off against undefeated New Zealander Junior Fa (17-0, 10 KOs) in a bout late Friday evening in New Zealand
Klitschko rescued from burning yacht in Spain
Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has confirmed he was rescued from a burning yacht with his family in Spain.
Hughie Fury vs. Sam Peter Set For Saudi Arabia
England’s first ever World Youth super-heavyweight champion, the 6ft 6in ‘Fists of Fury’ has already showcased his considerable skills in eight countries
Ruann Visser sees off Justice Siliga in the first round
Ruann Visser made quick work of Justice Siliga‚ winning on a first-round knockout to retain his South African heavyweight crown
Oleksandr Usyk fast-tracks to WBO’s mandatory position
The former undisputed cruiserweight king will be in line to face the winner of Ruiz-Joshua II for the Unified Heavyweight Championship
Unbeaten heavyweight signs with Frank Warren
Jonathan Palata (5-0) has signed promotional terms with Frank Warren and will make his first appearance under the Queensberry Promotions banner at The O2
Alexander Povetkin scheduled to fight in Saudi Arabia
Alexander, 30, who resides and practices in Los Angeles, has a professional boxing career record of 14 wins (8 by KOs), three defeats and two draws
Wilder-Povetkin: Latest Court Ruling Should Finally Provide Closure
Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin continue to have to relive their fight that never was, although the latest ruling should finally provide closure
Tony Yoka vs. Alexander Dimitrenko on July 13 in France
2016 Olympic super heavyweight gold medalist Tony Yoka will be returning to the ring to face 36-year-old Alexander Dimitrenko next month
Darmani Rock continues unbeaten heavyweight run with stoppage
Roc Nation Sports heavyweight boxer Darmani Rock (16-0, 11 KOs) defeated Raymond Ochieng (26-24, 21 KOs) in his competitor’s home state of Florida
Joseph Parker to make DAZN debut against Alex Leapai on June 29
Joseph Parker will fight for the first time under the Matchroom Boxing USA banner and make his debut on DAZN next weekend
Warriors Boxing and Ural Boxing Promotions Sign Blue-Chip Cuban Heavyweight Prospect Frank Sanchez Faure
Leon Margules of Warriors Boxing and Evgeny Vainshtein of Chelyabinsk, Ural Boxing Promotions announce the signing of Frank Sanchez Faure (11-0, 9 KOs)
Dereck Chisora vs Artur Szpilka set for Whyte-Rivas card
Dereck Chisora and Artur Szpilka are set to meet on July 20, as the heavyweights will be part of a big night in the division at London’s O2 Arena
Joseph Parker may fight Alex Leapai, not Eric Molina in next bout
Joseph Parker's next opponent will be announced on Thursday, but it's unlikely to be American Eric Molina.
Heavyweight Champion Andy Ruiz meets Mexican President López Obrador
Ruiz, who arrived in Mexico City yesterday, was the first boxer of Mexican descent to win the Heavyweight Championship
Gassiev's heavyweight debut vs. Dawejko July 27
Former unified cruiserweight world titleholder Murat Gassiev's debut in the heavyweight division will come against Joey Dawejko
Kownacki vs. Arreola FOX Tripleheader Finalized For Barclays
Brooklyn-native Adam Kownacki will look to thrill in front of a hometown crowd when he steps into the ring against former title challenger Chris Arreola
Olympians Efe Ajagba and Ali Eren Demirezen meet July 20 on FOX
Unbeaten heavyweight sensation Ajagba, a 2016 Nigerian Olympian, faces 2016 Turkish Olympian Demirezen at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, USA
Anthony Joshua father wanted son OUT of Andy Ruiz bout after spar KO
New ruler Andy Ruiz Jr. was able to capitalize on what were obvious frailties in the Joshua psyche.
Manuel Charr vs. Trevor Bryan Agreement is Reached
The individual teams of the boxers informed the WBA that there was a pact and that the fight will be held without the need to carry out a purse bid.
Deontay Wilder grants rematch to Luis Ortiz
Wilder's quest to become undisputed heavyweight boxing champion seems to be on hold, with the American confirming his next fight against Cuban Luis Ortiz.
Michael Hunter Destroys Fabio Maldonado in Two Rounds
Hunter came into the fight rated just outside the heavyweight top ten by both the WBA and IBF and did nothing to lose position.
Hughie Fury Blows Away Chris Norrad in Two Rounds
In a heavyweight clash, world title challenger Hughie Fury (22-2, 12 KOs) had no issued with demolishing Chris Norrad (17-1, 8 KOs) in two rounds.
Tony Yoka Inks Managerial Pact With James Prince
BoxingScene.com has been advised that 2016 Olympic gold medal winner Tony Yoka (5-0, 4 KOs) has signed a managerial agreement with James Prince.
Cambodian Heavyweight claims WBA Asia belt
Eric Pen won the WBA Asia South Heavyweight title after beating Satria Antasena in the first round of their bout in Ho Chi Minh City.
Michael Hunter vs. Fabio Maldonado Set For May 25 Card
Hunter (16-1 11 KOs) has notched four wins at Heavyweight since moving up from Cruiserweight, with his last three coming inside the distance
Heavyweight Bert Cooper Dead At 53 From Pancreatic Cancer
Onetime heavyweight contender “Smokin’ ” Bert Cooper died Friday after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Cooper was 53.
Daniel Dubois vs. Nathan Gorman Finalized For July 13
Unbeaten British heavyweights Nathan Gorman and Daniel Dubois will fight for the vacant British heavyweight title
Hearn Pushing To Have Whyte-Rivas Become WBC Final Eliminator
Promoter Eddie Hearn is pushing to have Dillian Whyte to become the mandatory challenger to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.
WBA slaps $1,000,000 price tag on Manuel Charr v Trevor Bryan clash
A heavyweight clash between Manuel Charr and Trevor Bryan is on the cards following a decision by the World Boxing Association.
Oleksandr Usyk pulls out of heavyweight debut
Undisputed world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk has pulled out of his heavyweight debut against Carlos Takam because of a biceps injury.
Marco Huck returns May 17th at Foxwoods
Former long-reigning cruiserweight world champion Marco Huck (41-5-1, 28 KOs), of Berlin, Germany, will continue his comeback as a heavyweight on May 17
Adam Kownacki Likely To Face Robert Helenius Next
Kownacki, 19-0 (15) will fight again some time in the summer and the likely opponent will be Finland’s Robert Helenius.
Efe Ajagba Drops, Stops Michael Wallisch in Two Rounds
Wallisch was coming off his first career defeat, a fifth round knockout at the hands of Christian Hammer in December 2018.
Richard Lartey finally lands in UK ahead of fight after visa delay
There are fears that the delay could hinder his chances of winning the bout but his management says they are focused and ready for the fight.
Luis Ortiz Turned Down $5M, Asked For $10M To Fight Joshua
Luis Ortiz’s handlers apparently want at the absolute least what DAZN and Eddie Hearn were willing to pay Jarrell Miller
Andy Ruiz steamrolls Dimitrenko in five
Heavyweight Andy Ruiz Jr. (32-1, 21 KOs) of Imperial Valley, California stopped Germany-based Russian Alexander Dimitrenko (41-5, 26 KOs) in five rounds
Dillian Whyte vs Oscar Rivas July 20th in London
The 'Body Snatcher' faces another top contender in Oscar Rivas as he waits for an elusive world title opportunity
Dereck Chisora wins wide decision over Senad Gashi
Fringe contender Dereck Chisora wasn’t in another war, but he put up another win over Senad Gashi in London.
Dave Allen knocks out Lucas Browne in 3rd round
Dave Allen achieved a career best win by knocking out Lucas Browne in three rounds on Saturday night at the O2 Arena.
Murat Gassiev to debut at heavyweight in June
Former unified cruiserweight word titlist Murat Gassiev is moving up to the heavyweight division and will get started in June
Filip Hrgovic vs. Greg Corbin Added To Usyk-Takam Card
Filip Hrgovic (7-0, 5 KOs) will make his American debut against Greg Corbin on Saturday May 25 at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland
Jarrell Miller fails drug test
Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller was supposed to have the biggest fight of his career in June against Anthony Joshua at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Jermaine Franklin takes unanimous decision over Rydell Booker
Jermaine Franklin (18-0, 13 KOs) took care of business tonight on Showtime, outpointing Rydell Booker (25-2, 12 KOs) over 10 rounds of action.
Wallin-Kisner Ends In NC After 1 Round Due To Kisner’s Cut
Wallin had hoped to knock out Nick Kisner in a fight Showtime televised to help raise the Swedish heavyweight’s profile among American boxing fans.
Hughie Fury comeback date set, Manchester venue on free-to-air TV
Hughie Fury launches his comeback next month following defeat to Kubrat Pulev and the relinquishing of his British title.
Fury-Schwarz June 15 ESPN+ Show Heads To MGM Grand
The unbeaten heavyweight from England will play Sin City for the first time in his career, with his June 15 clash with Germany’s Tom Schwarz
Fire damages Texas home where Jack Johnson lived
Texas Gulf Coast home where boxing legend Jack Johnson once lived has sustained extensive damage in a fire
Martin Bakole Batters, Stops Mariusz Wach in the 8th
Mariusz Wach (33-5, 17 KO) announced before the fight that he would impress his critics and he did, but it wasn't enough
Riddick Bowe to attend Box Fan Expo on May 4 in Las Vegas
Two-time former Heavyweight World Champion Riddick Bowe will appear at the fifth annual Box Fan Expo on Saturday May 4th
Riddick Bowe has confirmed that he will appear at the fifth annual Box Fan Expo
Boxing’s Two-time former Heavyweight World Champion Riddick Bowe has confirmed that he will appear at the fifth annual Box Fan Expo on Saturday May 4, 2019
Bogdan Dinu files protest after loss to Kubrat Pulev
Bogdan Dinu has filed a protest with the California State Athletic Commission regarding his March 23 knockout loss
Kash Ali blasted for bitting David Price
"He said 'let's do a rematch' but I don't want to share the ring with an animal like that," Price told Sky Sports
David Price Wins By DQ, Kash Ali Bites Him in Fifth Round
Olympic bronze medal winner David Price (24-6, 19 KOs) defeated unbeaten Kash Ali (15-1, 7 KOs) by way of a fifth round disqualification.
Oscar Rivas Nears Promotional Pact With Top Rank
According to a report in RDS, heavyweight contender Oscar Rivas of Canada is close to completing a four-fight co-promotional deal with Top Rank and ESPN.
Usyk vs. Takam Fight on May 17 or May 25, Says Hearn
Promoter Eddie Hearn is working behind the scenes to lock down a date for the heavyweight debut of Oleksandr Usyk.
Tyson Fury vs. Tom Schwarz Announced for June 15 in Las Vegas
Tyson Fury's next opponent has been revealed, with Tom Schwarz getting a shot at the undefeated lineal heavyweight champion.
Nathan Gorman Easily Decisions Kevin Johnson Over Ten
Heavyweight veteran Kevin Johnson is not easily stopped and went the distance with Dubois back in October of last year.
Joe Joyce vs. Daniel Dubois for ordered British heavyweight title
Heavyweights Joe Joyce and Daniel Dubois have been ordered by the BBBofC to start negotiations for a clash for the vacant British heavyweight title.
Tyson Fury 'set to face Tom Schwarz' in his next fight
Tyson Fury will return to the ring against unbeaten German contender Tom Schwarz, according to reports.
Oleksandr Usyk and Carlos Takam agree to terms for May 18 fight
In huge news, Oleksander Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) and Carlos Takam (36-5-1, 28 KOs) have agreed to terms for a fight on May 18 in Chicago
Nathan Gorman vs. Kevin Johnson Now Set For Leicester
Heavyweight contender Gorman has, unfortunately, been victim of late withdrawals of opponents this week
Joe Joyce is Now The EBU Mandatory To Agit Kabayel
The highly capable Kabayel goes a bit under the radar but is ranked # 8 by the WBC, # 3 IBF and # 9 WBO.
Chris Arreola crushes Jean Pierre Augustin in three
Heavyweight Chris Arreola, embarking on a comeback at age 38, picked up a pretty easy win tonight at AT&T Stadium
Charles Martin gets DQ win over Gregory Corbin
Charles Martin got things started in Texas with a win awarded to him for having his groin punched a lot.
Otto Wallin Steps Down From EBU Mandatory Slot For Kabayel
Wallin will instead concentrate on the US market and makes his debut for Salita Promotions on April 13 in Atlantic City with a fight against Nick Kisner.