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February 4, 2023
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Joe Frazier and his soul band went to Ireland – months after his win over Ali

Joe Frazier and his soul band went to Ireland – months after his win over Ali

Frazier inherited a love of music from his family that was nurtured where he grew up in Beaufort, South Carolina

February 2, 2023
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Richard Torrez Jr. Drops, Stops James Bryant After One Round

Richard Torrez Jr. Drops, Stops James Bryant After One Round

The 2020 Olympic Silver medalist made quick work of James Bryant. Torrez scored a knockdown at the end of round, which left Bryant unsteady

February 2, 2023
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Joe Joyce vs. Zhilei Zhang in London April 1st

Joe Joyce vs. Zhilei Zhang in London April 1st

JOE JOYCE WILL defend his WBO Interim World Heavyweight title against the Chinese giant Zhilei Zhang at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday April 15th

February 1, 2023
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Justis Huni Joins Matchroom Boxing on a Multi-Year Deal

Justis Huni Joins Matchroom Boxing on a Multi-Year Deal

Australia’s rising Heavyweight star Justis Huni (7-0, 4 KOs) has signed a multi-year promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing.

February 1, 2023
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Jarrell Miller vs. Lucas Browne on March 18th in Dubai

Jarrell Miller vs. Lucas Browne on March 18th in Dubai

This match up, one that will either make a fan smirk or perhaps groan, could actually prove to be a fun fight.

February 1, 2023
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‘Big George Foreman’ Trailer Follows the Life of the Boxer, Minister and Grill Entrepreneur

‘Big George Foreman’ Trailer Follows the Life of the Boxer, Minister and Grill Entrepreneur

The biopic will follow Foreman’s boxing career highlights, including when he obtained Olympic Gold at the 1968 Mexico City Games and his Championship Run

January 31, 2023
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Eddie Hearn: Anthony Joshua is coming back with a vengeance

Eddie Hearn: Anthony Joshua is coming back with a vengeance

Eddie Hearn says that Anthony Joshua will come back “with a vengeance” following his two losses to Usyk, and that AJ is ready to “make an assault"

January 29, 2023
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Making Fire Out of Fear: The Story of Cus D’Amato

Making Fire Out of Fear: The Story of Cus D’Amato

A pugilistic genius, a father-figure, an innovator and an Italian American, Cus D'Amato forever changed the sport and the fighters who trained under him.

January 29, 2023
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The History of the Lineal Heavyweight Championship [1885 – 2023]

The History of the Lineal Heavyweight Championship [1885 – 2023]

World Boxing News provides the complete history of the Lineal World Heavyweight Championship from 1885 to 2023.

January 28, 2023
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Moses Itauma wins Pro Debut in the first round

Moses Itauma wins Pro Debut in the first round

Moses Itauma landed two punches in his heavyweight professional debut as he knocked out Marcel Bode in fourteen seconds.

January 28, 2023
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Wallin outpoints Olguin over eight rounds

Wallin outpoints Olguin over eight rounds

WBO #3, WBC #9, IBF #12 heavyweight Otto Wallin (25-1, 14 KOs) scored an eight round unanimous decision over Helaman Olguin (9-5-1, 4 KOs) on Friday night

January 27, 2023
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Kansas Champion John Cantrell on Showtime Boxing

Kansas Champion John Cantrell on Showtime Boxing

John Cantrell talks about his upcoming fight against Missouri Heavyweight Champion Brandon Carmack on Showttime Boxing

January 26, 2023
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Fabio Wardley Responds To Frazer Clarke’s British Title Callout

Fabio Wardley Responds To Frazer Clarke’s British Title Callout

British heavyweight champion, Fabio Wardley, wants to take on all-comers in the domestic heavyweight scene after winning the title

January 26, 2023
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Ricardo (Big 12) Brown 5-0 (5 KOs) climbs heavyweight rankings

Ricardo (Big 12) Brown 5-0 (5 KOs) climbs heavyweight rankings

Brown's next bout on Saturday at Pickering (Ont.) Casino Resort against Cruz Duran Sarmiento (4-0-2) of Mexico might be his toughest yet.

January 26, 2023
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Cuban heavyweight juggernaut returns Feb 11, faces Ukrainian test

Cuban heavyweight juggernaut returns Feb 11, faces Ukrainian test

Cuban heavyweight force Leneir Pero returns to action on February 11 in San Antonio against undefeated Ukrainian Viktor Faust

January 26, 2023
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Chuck Wepner: Honouring the real-life 'Rocky' who floored Muhammad Ali

Chuck Wepner: Honouring the real-life 'Rocky' who floored Muhammad Ali

Don King billed the bout between Wepner and Ali, at the Richfield Coliseum in 1975, as the "Give the White Guy a Chance" fight.

January 24, 2023
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Deontay Wilder says Andy Ruiz Jr Needs an “Extra Recipe” to Beat Him

Deontay Wilder says Andy Ruiz Jr Needs an “Extra Recipe” to Beat Him

Wilder & Ruiz will be fighting for the chance to become the mandatory challenger to WBC champion Tyson Fury.

January 24, 2023
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Top Heavyweight Contender Otto Wallin Returns to Action this Friday

Top Heavyweight Contender Otto Wallin Returns to Action this Friday

Top heavyweight contender Otto Wallin will return to action for his first fight of 2023, as he takes on Mexico’s Helaman Olguin in an eight-round fight

January 24, 2023
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Anthony Joshua is 'nearing a deal' to face Jermaine Franklin

Anthony Joshua is 'nearing a deal' to face Jermaine Franklin

Promoter Dmitriy Salita hopes to finalise terms soon for Jermaine Franklin to face Anthony Joshua in London on April 1st

January 23, 2023
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Big Call Looms for Justis Huni's Boxing Future

Big Call Looms for Justis Huni's Boxing Future

Justis Huni is weighing up a decision that will shape his boxing future after promoters presented their bids to the rising heavyweight talent.

January 22, 2023
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Jonathan Guidry Pounds Out Ten Round Decision Over Bermane Stiverne

Jonathan Guidry Pounds Out Ten Round Decision Over Bermane Stiverne

There wasn’t much action in the fight last night, with Guidry being by far the busier man in a slow affair

January 21, 2023
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Joseph Parker grinds out win over Jack Massey as Frazer Clarke dominates Espindola

Joseph Parker grinds out win over Jack Massey as Frazer Clarke dominates Espindola

Joseph Parker beat Jack Massey but went the full 10 rounds as Frazer Clarke outclassed Kevin Espindola

January 21, 2023
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Heavyweight hold-up as massive queue forms behind Fury vs Usyk

Heavyweight hold-up as massive queue forms behind Fury vs Usyk

The world’s heavyweight championship is becoming cluttered as the top two, Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk, continue to negotiate.

January 21, 2023
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Jonathan Guidry facing 'final exam' against Bermane Stiverne

Jonathan Guidry facing 'final exam' against Bermane Stiverne

If I can come out of this ahead, I should be able to go on to bigger fights,” Guidry said. “I’ve got to prove it other people, and I’ve got to prove it"

January 20, 2023
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Frazier-Foreman at 50: Revisiting the shocking, iconic heavyweight title fight

Frazier-Foreman at 50: Revisiting the shocking, iconic heavyweight title fight

On Jan. 22, 1973, George Foreman took the championship from Joe Frazier in a bout that staggered the world of boxing

January 20, 2023
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Zhang Zhilei - Joe Joyce April 15 in London

Zhang Zhilei - Joe Joyce April 15 in London

Zhang Zhilei may get the opportunity to face the Joe Joyce for his WBO Interim Heavyweight Title in April

January 20, 2023
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Otto Wallin Takes Stay Busy Fight on January 27

Otto Wallin Takes Stay Busy Fight on January 27

Heavyweight contender Otto Wallin (24-1, 14 KO’s) will stay busy when he meets Helaman Olguin (9-4-1, 4 KO’s) in an eight round fight on Friday, January 27

January 19, 2023
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Andy Ruiz-Filip Hrgovic Interim Title Fight Ordered by IBF

Andy Ruiz-Filip Hrgovic Interim Title Fight Ordered by IBF

BoxingScene.com has confirmed that an interim IBF heavyweight title fight has been ordered between Hrgovic and Ruiz, with a 30-day free negotiation period

January 19, 2023
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Joseph Parker: If I Lose To Massey - I'll Be Out of The Picture

Joseph Parker: If I Lose To Massey - I'll Be Out of The Picture

“Let’s face it, if I lose I will be way down [the standings]. It will be like ‘where is Joseph Parker?’ I’ll be out of the picture,” the Kiwi admitted.

January 18, 2023
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Gerrie Coetzee was a special human being, according to the late Muhammad Ali

Gerrie Coetzee was a special human being, according to the late Muhammad Ali

Leading the chorus from the US was a sorrowful Khalilah Ali, wife of 'The Greatest', the late Muhammad Ali. Last January, Khalilah Ali visited Coetzee

January 18, 2023
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Jonnie Rice looks for Career-High Payday afrer Three Major Wins

Jonnie Rice looks for Career-High Payday afrer Three Major Wins

“I do believe I am more of a contender, but on paper, if I am going to keep it real, I am more of a gatekeeper,” said Rice

January 18, 2023
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Queensbury: Home of the Heavyweights

Queensbury: Home of the Heavyweights

When the heavyweight division is booming. Bigger shows lead to more opportunities for others to shine in front of bumper audiences.

January 17, 2023
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Jonnie Rice On Facing Jared Anderson: Another Level Of Training

Jonnie Rice On Facing Jared Anderson: Another Level Of Training

Jonnie Rice realizes that his seventh-round stoppage of Guido Vianello could lead to an offer for him to fight Jared Anderson next.

January 16, 2023
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Tony Yoka vs Carlos Takam set for March 11th in Paris

Tony Yoka vs Carlos Takam set for March 11th in Paris

Both men are coming off of losses, Tony Yoka to Martin Bakole and Carlos Takam to Arslanbek Makhmudov

January 15, 2023
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What if Gene Tunney Did Not Retire Post-Dempsey?

What if Gene Tunney Did Not Retire Post-Dempsey?

From 1930-1937, five men held the Heavyweight Championship, and none held onto the title for more than two years

January 15, 2023
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Efe Ajagba Boxes Past Stephan Shaw for Unanimous Decision

Efe Ajagba Boxes Past Stephan Shaw for Unanimous Decision

Efe Ajagba fared better against an unbeaten boxer-puncher Saturday night than the last time he fought one.

January 14, 2023
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Rice Stops Vianello Due to Cut

Rice Stops Vianello Due to Cut

Jonnie Rice stopped previously undefeated Guido Vianello in round seven due to a cut over the left eye.

January 14, 2023
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Who wins Efe Ajagba vs Stephan Shaw? Prediction and breakdown for ESPN main event

Who wins Efe Ajagba vs Stephan Shaw? Prediction and breakdown for ESPN main event

Bad Left Hook Breakdown: Efe Ajagba and Stephan Shaw meet in a heavyweight main event Saturday on ESPN. Who wins?

January 14, 2023
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Jermaine Franklin Emerges as Candidate for Anthony Joshua

Jermaine Franklin Emerges as Candidate for Anthony Joshua

Jermaine Franklin, a once-defeated American heavyweight contender, has reportedly emerged as a serious candidate to face British star Anthony Joshua

January 13, 2023
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Lou DiBella: Stephan Shaw Is The Whole Package

Lou DiBella: Stephan Shaw Is The Whole Package

“It’s a tough fight,” DiBella said. “But if [Shaw] wins the way I think he’ll win, I think he’s ready for anybody."

January 12, 2023
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Ajagba Ready To Break Into Top 10 Contention

Ajagba Ready To Break Into Top 10 Contention

In the 10-round main event, puncher Efe Ajagba 16-1 (13 KOs) looks upend the unbeaten run of St. Louis native Stephan “Big Shot” Shaw 18-0 (13 KOs)

January 12, 2023
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Former WBA heavyweight champion Gerrie Coetzee dies

Former WBA heavyweight champion Gerrie Coetzee dies

South African boxing icon Gerrie Coetzee, the country’s first ever world heavyweight champion, has reportedly died at the age of 67.

January 12, 2023
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Joseph Parker vs. Jack Massey on free-to-air in New Zealand

Joseph Parker vs. Jack Massey on free-to-air in New Zealand

Parker’s return against Jack Massey will be the first time one of Parker’s bouts has been broadcast on free-to-air TV in New Zealand

January 12, 2023
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Eddie Hearn Admits ‘It’s All Over’ If Anthony Joshua Loses In April

Eddie Hearn Admits ‘It’s All Over’ If Anthony Joshua Loses In April

As fans await an announcement regarding Anthony Joshua’s April opponent, his promoter, Eddie Hearn, has made it clear how important this next fight is

January 11, 2023
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Stephan Shaw Is Ready for the Biggest Match of His Career

Stephan Shaw Is Ready for the Biggest Match of His Career

Stephan Shaw has waited for, talked about and worked toward this moment since he was a kid, punching the walls of his St. Louis home.

January 10, 2023
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Moses Itauma Meets the Media. Pro Debut Announced

Moses Itauma Meets the Media. Pro Debut Announced

WORLD YOUTH HEAVYWEIGHT champion Moses Itauma formally announced his professional debut today when he met the media ahead of his big night on January 28th

January 10, 2023
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Who Is Demsey McKean?

Who Is Demsey McKean?

Australian heavyweight, Demsey McKean, has found himself in the headlines this week as a potential opponent for Anthony Joshua’s ring return.

January 10, 2023
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BORN ON THIS DAY: GEORGE FOREMAN

BORN ON THIS DAY: GEORGE FOREMAN

Olympic gold medalist, world heavyweight champion, and a lean, mean knockout machine. The great George Foreman turns 74 today.

January 9, 2023
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Usyk-Fury Hurdle Cleared As IBF Makes Hrgovic Mandatory Decision

Usyk-Fury Hurdle Cleared As IBF Makes Hrgovic Mandatory Decision

The winner of the WBA Mandatory defence will be ordered to defend the IBF title within 180 Days of the bout.

January 8, 2023
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WBC heavyweight champs: Wilder, Fury oddly trail Norton, Liston

WBC heavyweight champs: Wilder, Fury oddly trail Norton, Liston

World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and his predecessor Deontay Wilder currently sit outside the all-time WBC Top 10 list.

January 7, 2023
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Jack Massey has gone from scaffolding to ‘life-changing’ fight against Joseph Parker

Jack Massey has gone from scaffolding to ‘life-changing’ fight against Joseph Parker

What a journey it has been for Jack Massey so far in his boxing career and he is now on the precipice of something great.

January 7, 2023
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Agit Kabayel's fight against Agron Smakici moved to March.

Agit Kabayel's fight against Agron Smakici moved to March.

Due to a very severe flu with a several-week ban on training, heavyweight Agit Kabayel's intensive preparation had to be interrupted

January 6, 2023
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Frank Warren Responds to Concerns Over Daniel Dubois Performance

Frank Warren Responds to Concerns Over Daniel Dubois Performance

In an interview with Seconds Out, when asked if he had concerns about putting Dubois up against the top heavyweights, Warren backed his man.

January 5, 2023
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Don King clings to heavyweight boxing by a very thin thread

Don King clings to heavyweight boxing by a very thin thread

Don King sent out information about his latest heavyweight boxing promotion. It’s a clear indication that his efforts to stay relevant are waning.

January 4, 2023
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Oleksandr Usyk sent "patience, patience" message to Joe Joyce

Oleksandr Usyk sent "patience, patience" message to Joe Joyce

Joe Joyce was told by Oleksandr Usyk to be patient after messaging him to demand a heavyweight showdown.

January 4, 2023
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Dave Allen Announces Boxing Return

Dave Allen Announces Boxing Return

The incredibly popular heavyweight became something of a cult hero in British boxing between 2016 and 2019

January 4, 2023
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Floyd Patterson – The Thinking Man’s Fighter

Floyd Patterson – The Thinking Man’s Fighter

Patterson is of course most famous, most celebrated, for becoming the first man in history to win the heavyweight championship twice.

January 4, 2023
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Stephan Shaw's Father's Story

Stephan Shaw's Father's Story

The life of a fighter is not easy. The idea of surviving the struggle to become an elite level fighter seems almost insurmountable.

January 4, 2023
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Unbeated Prospect Damian Knyba Inks Multi-Year Promotional Contract with Top Rank

Unbeated Prospect Damian Knyba Inks Multi-Year Promotional Contract with Top Rank

Undefeated Prospect Damian “Polish Hussar” Knyba, a 6-foot-7 behemoth with an 86-inch reach, has inked a multi-year promotional agreement with Top Rank

January 4, 2023
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AJ can’t be ‘brave’ and fight Deontay Wilder now, admits Hearn

AJ can’t be ‘brave’ and fight Deontay Wilder now, admits Hearn

“We are down to three or four opponents,” said Hearn, such names as Zhilei Zhang, Jermaine Franklin, Otto Wallin, and Dillian Whyte are in the mix

January 4, 2023
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Just The Ticket In 2022

Just The Ticket In 2022

Some 154,000 fans bought tickets to watch Tyson in his domestic battles against Dillian Whyte and Derek Chisora, which is an incredible number

January 3, 2023
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Australian Prospect Justis Huni eyes swift return after injury

Australian Prospect Justis Huni eyes swift return after injury

Justis Huni has avoided the need for more hand surgery and is eyeing a return to the ring, possibly against Lucas Browne in March.

January 2, 2023
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Holyfield Advises Joshua to Throw More Punches, Use His Size

Holyfield Advises Joshua to Throw More Punches, Use His Size

Former Undisputed Heavyweight Champion Evander Holyfield has advised Anthony Joshua to throw more punches and use his size to his advantage.

January 1, 2023
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The Ambling Alp - Primo Carnera

The Ambling Alp - Primo Carnera

‘When Carnera won the title, there were celebrations everywhere. It gave every Italian a sense of pride and hope.’ Rocky Marciano

January 1, 2023
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Bakhodir Jalolov Fighting in May or June Against Top 10 Heavyweight says Lou DiBella

Bakhodir Jalolov Fighting in May or June Against Top 10 Heavyweight says Lou DiBella

Promoter Lou DiBella says his fighter heavyweight prospect & two-time Olympian Bakhodir Jalolov (12-0, 12 KOs) will return to the ring in May or June

December 31, 2022
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World Youth Champion Moses Itauma Signs with Frank Warren

World Youth Champion Moses Itauma Signs with Frank Warren

“The booming British heavyweight division has now got a new player and this one is going right to the very top,” said the promoter.

December 31, 2022
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Michael Hunter Signs with Usyk's Manager Egis Klimas

Michael Hunter Signs with Usyk's Manager Egis Klimas

Michael Hunter has now announced that, moving forward, he will be working with Egis Klimas, who also manages Unified Champion Oleksandr Usyk

December 30, 2022
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Salita Confident Otto Wallin Would Decision Anthony Joshua

Salita Confident Otto Wallin Would Decision Anthony Joshua

Dmitriy Salita, promoter for heavyweight contender Otto Wallin, has continued to push for a fight with former two-time world champion Anthony Joshua.

December 28, 2022
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Bakole's Trainer: Martin Would Absolutely Obliterate Daniel Dubois!

Bakole's Trainer: Martin Would Absolutely Obliterate Daniel Dubois!

Back in May, Bakole picked up the biggest win of his career with an impressive ten round decision win over unbeaten Olympic gold medal winner Tony Yoka.

December 26, 2022
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January 14: Efe Ajagba-Stephan Shaw Heavyweight Showdown

January 14: Efe Ajagba-Stephan Shaw Heavyweight Showdown

Stephan Shaw has accepted a more daunting assignment than he had for January 14. St. Louis’ Shaw was scheduled to box Italian heavyweight Guido Vianello

December 26, 2022
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Joseph Parker Aims To Work His Way To Avenging Career Defeats

Joseph Parker Aims To Work His Way To Avenging Career Defeats

Parker is scheduled to return to the ring on January 21 in Manchester, when he faces big underdog Jack Massey in a crossroads fight.

December 25, 2022
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Riddick Bowe Ranks Heavyweights From His Era: Tyson, Holyfield, Lewis

Riddick Bowe Ranks Heavyweights From His Era: Tyson, Holyfield, Lewis

Riddick Bowe has revealed how he ranks the three other great heavyweights of his era: Mike Tyson, Lennox Lewis and Evander Holyfield.

December 25, 2022
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Anthony Joshua: We'll Get Cracking in The New Year!

Anthony Joshua: We'll Get Cracking in The New Year!

Joshua's next fight is being targeted for the month of March. Currently, he's hunting for a new head trainer

December 23, 2022
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Heavyweight triangle leaves avoided Michael Hunter in the cold

Heavyweight triangle leaves avoided Michael Hunter in the cold

Heavyweight contender and number-one-ranked Michael Hunter is again the odd man out as a top event begins to come together in the United Kingdom.

December 22, 2022
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Atlas does not expect Joshua to ever entertain a Joe Joyce Showdown

Atlas does not expect Joshua to ever entertain a Joe Joyce Showdown

Hall of Fame trainer Teddy Atlas does not expect former two-time heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to ever step in the ring with Joe Joyce.

December 22, 2022
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Mahmoud "Manuel" Charr Returns to Germany, Stops Nuri Seferi in Two Rounds

Mahmoud "Manuel" Charr Returns to Germany, Stops Nuri Seferi in Two Rounds

On December 21, Charr fought 45-year-old Nuri Seferi (42-11 and a good cruiserweight a few years ago) and won on a stoppage in the second round.

December 22, 2022
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Untitled George Foreman Biopic Release Date Delayed

Untitled George Foreman Biopic Release Date Delayed

The film will focus on Foreman’s journey to become the oldest heavyweight champion in boxing history at the age of forty-five.

December 21, 2022
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Why Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk Must Deliver The Fight They've ''Agreed''

Why Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk Must Deliver The Fight They've ''Agreed''

The two hold all four of the major heavyweight world title belts between them and their richly anticipated fight would decide the Undisputed Championship

December 21, 2022
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Joseph Parker Next Fight against British Cruiserweight Champion

Joseph Parker Next Fight against British Cruiserweight Champion

Parker will square off against British cruiserweight Jack “One Smack” Massey in Manchester on January 21

December 21, 2022
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Oscar Rivas Out Of Ajagba Fight With Eye Injury

Oscar Rivas Out Of Ajagba Fight With Eye Injury

Bad news for the scheduled headlining heavyweight contender fight for Top Rank Boxing in January as Oscar Rivas is out of the bout with Efe Ajagba

December 19, 2022
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Referee Steve Smoger Passes Away At 72

Referee Steve Smoger Passes Away At 72

Smoger had reportedly been ill for some time before passing away. There’s no reported cause of death.

December 17, 2022
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The Muhammad Ali estate is filled with dramatic wonder.

The Muhammad Ali estate is filled with dramatic wonder.

A luxurious mansion once owned by one the greatest boxers ever has landed on the real estate market in Los Angeles, California for $16.9 million.

December 17, 2022
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Makhmudov whallops Wallisch, remains unbeaten

Makhmudov whallops Wallisch, remains unbeaten

Unbeaten WBC #4, WBA #5 heavyweight Arslanbek Makhmudov (16-0, 15 KOs) scored an easy first round TKO over Michael Wallisch (23-6, 16 KOs) on Friday night

December 15, 2022
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MEPB Commission Shuts Down Charr-Browne Show, Bans Promoter

MEPB Commission Shuts Down Charr-Browne Show, Bans Promoter

Efforts are ongoing to reschedule Charr-Browne, with hopes of getting the fight on the books before year’s end.

December 13, 2022
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Mythical Matchup: Joe Louis vs. Mike Tyson

Mythical Matchup: Joe Louis vs. Mike Tyson

Blackburn had the perfect fighting machine in Louis, but the Brown Bomber needed time to get his engine warmed up to throwing his dynamite

December 12, 2022
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Oleksandr Usyk vs. Daniel Dubois officially ordered by WBA

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Daniel Dubois officially ordered by WBA

Oleksandy Usyk vs Daniel Dubois has been ordered by the WBA, and that could break down in any number of ways.

December 12, 2022
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Arslanbek Makhmudov looks to Destroy Michael Wallisch

Arslanbek Makhmudov looks to Destroy Michael Wallisch

Makhmudov intends to put a marker down for against his German opponent and push for world honors next year.

December 11, 2022
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Holyfield vs. Bowe: A Heavyweight Trilogy for the Ages

Holyfield vs. Bowe: A Heavyweight Trilogy for the Ages

There was no arguing that Bowe had physical advantages. But many people in the boxing world had questioned Riddick’s heart and will to win.

December 11, 2022
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Jeremiah Milton Extended Distance, Outpoints Dajuan Calloway

Jeremiah Milton Extended Distance, Outpoints Dajuan Calloway

The undefeated rising heavyweight prospect turned away a determined but limited Dajuan Calloway in claiming a six-round, unanimous decision victory.

December 11, 2022
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WBA promise Dubois vs. Lerena review after rematch calls

WBA promise Dubois vs. Lerena review after rematch calls

Sitting World Boxing Association President Gilberto Mendoza promised a review of events at the Dubois vs Lerena fight last weekend.

December 10, 2022
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Jared Anderson pounds, stops overmatched Jerry Forrest in second round

Jared Anderson pounds, stops overmatched Jerry Forrest in second round

Jared Anderson never gave Jerry Forrest a chance. Anderson battered his overmatched opponent from the opening bell until finally stopping him in the 2nd

December 10, 2022
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Forrest: I'm Gonna Take Jared Anderson Into Deep Waters

Forrest: I'm Gonna Take Jared Anderson Into Deep Waters

Jerry Forrest doesn’t think any of Jared Anderson’s first 12 opponents were equipped to take the young knockout artist where Forrest will lead him Saturday

December 10, 2022
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Bermane Stiverne to Face Jonathan Guidry January 21st in Miami

Bermane Stiverne to Face Jonathan Guidry January 21st in Miami

Guidry, 18-1-2(11) and never stopped, is coming off an impressive KO win over the unbeaten Dacarree Scott.

December 10, 2022
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Jared Anderson: I Got My Money On Fury Over Usyk; Will Be Great Fight Until 7th, 8th Round

Jared Anderson: I Got My Money On Fury Over Usyk; Will Be Great Fight Until 7th, 8th Round

The emerging knockout artist was Fury’s primary sparring partner for Fury’s second and third fights with Deontay Wilder.

December 9, 2022
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Heavyweight Champions of the 1950s

Heavyweight Champions of the 1950s

There were exactly 5 men who held the heavyweight championship between January 1st, 1950 and December 31st, 1959.

December 8, 2022
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Jared Anderson ready to take over heavyweight division: ‘I’m the teacher now’

Jared Anderson ready to take over heavyweight division: ‘I’m the teacher now’

Rising from a prospect, and one of boxing’s most promising up-and-comers, to a contender is the next step in Jared Anderson’s rise.

December 6, 2022
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Mills Lane, Legendary Hall of Fame Referee, Dead at 85

Mills Lane, Legendary Hall of Fame Referee, Dead at 85

Lane had suffered a stroke that rendered him incapacitated back in 2002, and was paralyzed and severely limited in his mobility during the past 20 years.

December 3, 2022
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Tyson Fury TKO's Derek Chisora after Referee Stops Brutal Beatdown

Tyson Fury TKO's Derek Chisora after Referee Stops Brutal Beatdown

WBC world champion Tyson Fury and WBA, WBO and IBF title holder Oleksandr Usyk have faced off ringside after Fury's win over Chisora.

December 3, 2022
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Daniel Dubois saved by early bell, UK loophole and rotten stoppage

Daniel Dubois saved by early bell, UK loophole and rotten stoppage

Daniel Dubois retained the meaningless secondary WBA heavyweight title due to a loophole in the rules of his fight with Kevin Lerena.