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Jamel Herring, Andrew Cancio and Alberto Machado talk Cancio-Machado II Cancio is a great fighter but I am ready to come back on Friday. I never underestimated my opponent. I knew he was good because that's how he earned the opportunity to fight for a world title but I never underestimated him at any moment. It was just a situation and it ended in his favor that night," Machado said.
Heavy Expectations: Where The Heavyweights Are Headed Boxing news about Heavy Expectations: Where The Heavyweights Are Headed by Paul Magno at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Arum wants Crawford vs. Spence 45/45/10 split By Barry Holbrook: Errol Spence and Terence Crawford will need to agree to an even purse split if they want to get the fight made, according to Crawford's promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank Boxing. Arum says he either wants a 50-50 straight down the middle split or a 45/45 split with 10 going to the winner of the fight.
Boxing News Roundup : Spence-Porter, Crawford, Ioka-Palicte, more Errol Spence Jr and Shawn Porter look like they have a deal for a fall fight on pay-per-view. The fight was originally going to be a FOX show on Aug. 3, but Spence balked at fighting off-PPV because he'd like as few people to see him as possible.
Billy Conn: Risk vs Reward Over the decades we have been told time and again how the great Billy Conn was foolish to go for the knockout against Joe Louis in round 13 of their classic 1941 encounter for the heavyweight championship of the world. It is one of boxing's most famous platitudes and it is rare to find a dissenting opinion.
Kownacki, Arreola to put on 'fight of the year' Heavyweights Adam Kownacki and Chris Arreola are expecting an action-packed fight "that's talked about for years" when they meet Aug. 3 in the main event of a Premier Boxing Champions tripleheader.
Tony Yoka vs. Alexander Dimitrenko on July 13 in Antibes French heavyweight Tony Yoka will take on German-Ukrainian veteran Alexander Dimitrenko on July 13 in Antibes on a Ringstar Promotion. For Yoka it´s his first fight for a year due to a suspension after missing three doping tests.
Arum wants Wilder vs. Fury rematch next without interim fight By Barry Holbrook: Tyson Fury's promoter Bob Arum says he wants to forget about him and Deontay Wilder taking anymore interim fights before meeting in their rematch. Arum says he's ready to do the rematch next this year without them fighting anyone else.
Andrew Cancio and Alberto "Explosivo" Machado II quotes from Los Angeles Andrew "El Chango" Cancio and Alberto "Explosivo" Machado hosted a media workout today at Westside Boxing Club ahead of their 12-round rematch for the WBA Super Featherweight World Title. Their battle will take place on Friday, June 21 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino and will be streamed live on DAZN.
Mike Lee: If I Come at My Best Possible - I Can Beat Caleb Plant Mike Lee's first world title fight is still a month away, but IBF super middleweight champion Caleb Plant has already started firing at the challenger.
Andy Ruiz Draws Interest of Investors To Bring Event To Mexico A group of businessmen have shown interest in bringing an Andy Ruiz fight to Mexico, including, if conditions permit, a rematch with Anthony Joshua by the end of 2019, according to what the national boxing commissioner Miguel Torruco stated to ESPN Deportes.
2019 Green Belt Challenge Scores a KO! Such was the case at the 5th Annual Green Belt Challenge hosted by the World Boing Council, United Peace Officers Against Crime and the L.A. Sheriff's Department. This prestigious event was held over three days and featured thousands of young amateurs, boxing fans, celebrity guests and more.
Jarrell Miller Promoter: Tyson Fury Bout Can Be Mega-Event! Dmitriy Salita, the co-promoter for unbeaten heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller, believes a bout with Tyson Fury can become a mega-event. This past Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Miller was ringside when Fury made his debut in the city - and he knocked out Tom Schwarz in two one-sided rounds.
Bob Arum wants to keep Terence Crawford off PPV until Spence showdown Kell Brook, having seen how much money we paid Khan to do it on pay-per-view - I don't want to put Terence on PPV again until he fights Errol Spence," the Nevada-based promoter told the Everast "Talkbox" listeners. "Again, if it's on pay-per-view, it's a relatively limited audience.
Errol Spence vs. Shawn Porter a DONE DEAL for fall By Sean Jones: Errol Spence Junior and Shawn Porter are a done deal for the fall on pay-per-view, according to Mike Coppinger.
Errol Spence Jr., Shawn Porter "finalize deal" for fall unification IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Junior and WBC champion Shawn Porter have reportedly "finalized a deal" for a unification match sometime in the fall. According to the bit of The Athletic article above the paywall, it's "possible" the fight will take place in September at Barclays Center.
50 Cent Ridicules Adrien Broner As Beef Escalates Rapper 50 cent ridicules Adrien Broner following the welterweight fighter challenging the music mogul to a fight outside the ring.
DeeJay Kriel-Sammy Salva planned for August 23rd in Manila Wanheng Menayothin and Knockout CP Freshmart have two belts on lockdown in their native Thailand, and as Salva is also the WBO #1, challenging Vic Saludar for his belt could potentially leave Kriel in the same situation. Get these men some proper compensation.
Hairon Socarras withdraws from July 13th Shakur Stevenson fight Top Rank did not give a specific reason for Socarras’ exit.
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-even if it means having to once again live with a double knockout.
Adam Kownacki vs. Chris Arreola, Andre Berto vs. Miguel Cruz & Marcus Browne vs. Jean Pascal New York press conference quotes Polish star and heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki and former title challenger Chris "The Nightmare" Arreola went face to face Tuesday at a press conference in Brooklyn as they previewed their showdown that headlines FOX PBC Fight Night and on FOX Deportes Saturday, August 3 from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING.
Is Guillaume Frenois standing in the way of significant fights for Tevin Farmer? IBF junior lightweight titlist Tevin Farmer want a big fight before the close of 2019 but does mandatory challenger Guillaume Frenois stand in his way?
Jason and Andrew Moloney are coming to America "All due to the time difference to secure all the necessary migration documents. All the while also, arranging TV production, matchmaking, travel, graphics, event staff, media. Main thing is we got the fight over the line and the two boys have had their going away party before heading over for to the United States for their U.S.
Anthony Joshua denies Eddie Hearn's claim he's relieved to no longer be champ Andy Ruiz Junior shocked the boxing world in a seventh-round stoppage of Anthony Joshua in June, becoming the IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight champion in the process. Opinions on how Joshua has felt since the fight have ranged from devastation to relief.
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