Eddie Hearn is asked if its Billy Joe Saunders or Callum Smith who have the lead in terms of facing Canelo Alvarez next....
A pair of recently dethroned 140 pound champions in Regis Prograis and Maurice Hooker meet on April 17 in Oxon Hill, Maryland, and it's already getting a bit heated...
Brian McIntyre, the trainer and manager of WBO welterweight champion, Terence Crawford, says his man will return on June 13, and Kell Brook is under consideration...
Golden Boy Promotions announced its next Facebook Watch card, which will take place March 7 at the Gimnasio Municipal in Parral, Mexico, where admission is free to the public. Hometown lightweight Oscar Duarte (18-1-1, 13 KOs), 24, will face Andres Garcia (13-2-1, 8 KOs), 32, of Colombia, in the 10-round main event for a vacant regional title. In the co-feature, Mexican junior welterweight Luis Hernandez (20-0, 18 KOs) will face Colombia’s Placido Ramirez (17-1, 10 KOs) in a 10-rounder.
Prograis and Hooker faceoff.
Formal announcement in Frisco for Regis Prograis vs. Maurice Hooker.
Before the Regis Prograis vs. Maurice Hooker announcement press conference begins Eddie Hearn is introducing his latest signing, featherweight amateur standout Marc Castro. He could debut on the Prograis-Hooker card. Big signing for Matchroom.
Should Fury be ranked higher on best pound for pound list?
Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith agree that Tyson Fury should be moved up on the list of best pound for pound boxers.
Eddie Hearn on the possibility of an all-British heavyweight battle for the undisputed crown, between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury being a possibility in 2020...
Mikey Garcia has a full weekend ahead of him, not only does
Mikey Garcia has a full weekend ahead of him, not only does he face Jessie Vargas on Saturday night at the Star in Frisco, he is promoting a fight card the night before at the Southern Junction Nightclub in Irving, Texas. Video by Steve Kim
So where does Eddie Hearn believe a possible Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury make
So where does Eddie Hearn believe a possible Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury make the most sense, and where it's most economically viable? Video by Steve Kim
Mikey Garcia has a full weekend ahead of him, not only does he face Jessie Vargas on Saturday night at the Star in Frisco, he is promoting a fight card the night before at the Southern Junction Nightclub in Irving, Texas.
So where does Eddie Hearn believe a possible Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury make the most sense, and where it's most economically viable?
Eddie Hearn discusses the possibility of Manny Pacquiao performing in Saudi Arabia
Eddie Hearn discusses the possibility of Manny Pacquiao performing in Saudi Arabia for his next fight.... Video by Steve Kim
Here's what heavyweight contender Joseph Parker, who faces Shawndell Winters, this weekend
Here's what heavyweight contender Joseph Parker, who faces Shawndell Winters, this weekend in Frisco, Texas, had to say about Fury-Wilder II this past weekend and his own plans for 2020.... Video by Steve Kim
The Japan Boxing Commission and the Japan Professional Boxing Association announced on Wednesday that all cards scheduled in March would be called off due to the government's call for the cancellation or postponement of sporting and cultural events in order to help contain the spread of the coronavirus. The bouts scheduled in March will be rescheduled but not until the coronavirus situation is plays out. There is a card scheduled on Thursday at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo that will take place as planned.
Here's what heavyweight contender Joseph Parker, who faces Shawndell Winters, this weekend in Frisco, Texas, had to say about Fury-Wilder II this past weekend and his own plans for 2020....
Eddie Hearn discusses the possibility of Manny Pacquiao performing in Saudi Arabia for his next fight....
Four days after signing with 2019 Boxing Writers Association of America manager of the year Keith Connolly, featherweight Marc Castro, 20, of Fresno, California, one of the most sought amateurs in the country, signed with Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn on Wednesday. Connolly has previously signed other fighters with Hearn, including Daniel Jacobs and prospects Nikita Ababiy and Reshat Mati. Castro's pro debut has not been scheduled yet. In the amateurs, Castro was a two-time youth world champion and a 17-time national champion en route to a 177-7 record.
Heavyweight Otto Wallin, coming off a competitive decision loss to Tyson Fury in September, has withdrawn from a bout with Lucas Browne on March 28 (Showtime) at the Park MGM in Las Vegas because of a foot injury, the network said Wednesday. Russia's Apti Davtaev (20-0-1, 19 KOs), 30, who trains in Detroit under the guidance of Fury trainer SugarHill Steward, will replace Wallin and face Australia's Browne (29-2, 25 KOs), 40, in the 10-round co-feature of a tripleheader topped by ex-bantamweight titlist Luis Nery vs. Aaron Alameda in a junior featherweight title eliminator.
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The WBC, which was at the forefront of reducing world title fights from 15 rounds to 12 rounds in the 1980s, is reducing all of its regional and affiliated title fights from 12 rounds to 10 rounds based on the recommendation of its medical committee. World title fights, silver title fights and world title elimination bouts will remain 12-rounders. The WBC said it is also possible to have eight-round bouts for some regional titles.
Although both sides say a deal is close to being made for the fight between unified heavyweight titlist Anthony Joshua and mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev it’s not done yet, so the IBF has ordered a purse bid and schedule it for March 3 at its offices in Springfield, N.J. Joshua promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing and Pulev co-promoters Top Rank and Epic Sports are expected to make a deal, however, before the bids are unsealed for a fight that is supposed to take place in June in London.
Was Wilder's trainer justified throwing in the towel?
Teddy Atlas explains why Mark Breland should be regarded as a hero for trying to protect Deontay Wilder from permanent damage.
Want to know what fights are on the horizon? Check out the boxing schedule for 2020.
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Check out boxing senior writer Dan Rafael's rankings within each division.
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