http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news<p><strong>Boxing and poker &ndash; maybe a start on something new?</strong></p> <p>Even though both sports are known for intense action and rough characters, boxing and poker aren&rsquo;t usually combined. This didn&rsquo;t stop&nbsp;Gus Hansen (known as one of the biggest&nbsp;<a href="http://www.pokerlistings.com/full-tilt-poker">full tilt poker</a>&nbsp;names)and Danish poker pro Theo Jorgensen from&nbsp;<a href="http://ekstrabladet.tv/sport/article1116901.ece">duking it out</a>. Both know enMaxBoxing NewsMaxBoxing.comSat, 23 Jul 2016 14:16:15 -0100http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rsssupport@maxboxing.comNewshttp://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/Icon/Logo/rss_16.pnghttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news60http://www.affino.comhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/battle-of-champions-terence-crawford-vs-viktor-postolBattle of champions: Terence Crawford vs. Viktor Postol<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;">By John J. Raspanti: Is there anything better than a meeting between two reigning undefeated world champions? Not for a boxing fan. Tonight at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV., WBO super lightweight champion Terence Crawford meets WBC titleholder Viktor Postol in a unification bout to determine superiority in the 140-pound division. In 2014, Crawford (28-0, 20 KOs) captured the lightweight championship by beating on Ricky Burns for 12 rounds. A few months later(,) he stopped previously </div></div>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 12:20:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/battle-of-champions-terence-crawford-vs-viktor-postolhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/huck-and-mckenzie-clash-for-ibo-crownHuck And McKenzie Clash For IBO Crown<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/huck-and-mckenzie-clash-for-ibo-crown"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5849/Huckontheattack.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Ovill McKenzie will challenge Germany&rsquo;s Marco Huck for the IBO Cuiserweight World Title in Frankfurt ,Germany on Saturday 24th September. </div></div>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:23:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/huck-and-mckenzie-clash-for-ibo-crownhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/braehmer-defends-title-against-cleverly-Braehmer Defends Title Against Cleverly<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/braehmer-defends-title-against-cleverly-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5849/JurgenBraehmer.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Juergen Braehmer will defend his WBA Light Heavyweight title against Nathan Cleverly on October 1 at the Jahnsportforum in Neubrandenburg, Germany. </div></div>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:33:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/braehmer-defends-title-against-cleverly-http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/derevyanchenko--takes-out-soliman-in-2Derevyanchenko Takes Out Soliman In 2<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/derevyanchenko--takes-out-soliman-in-2"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5856/SergiyDerevyanchenkovsSamSolimanJuly21201607212.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Unbeaten rising middleweight Sergiy "The Technician" Derevyanchenko knocked down Sam "King" Soliman three times before stopping the former world champion in the second round of the main event on Thursday night from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT. </div></div>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:57:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/derevyanchenko--takes-out-soliman-in-2http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/parker-kos-haumono-in-4Parker Ko’s Haumono In 4<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/parker-kos-haumono-in-4"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5840/Generic12.JPG" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">World heavyweight title contender Joseph Parker pasted the time away whilst waiting for a world title by scoring thrilling fourth round knockout over Solomon Haumono, at the Horncastle Arena in Christchurch, New Zealand on Thursday. </div></div>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:46:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/parker-kos-haumono-in-4http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/spence-jr-takes-on-the-lion-in-brooklynSpence Jr Takes On 'The Lion' In Brooklyn<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/spence-jr-takes-on-the-lion-in-brooklyn"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5836/004ErrolSpenceJrvsRonaldCruz.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Undefeated Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr.is set to take on Leonard “The Lion” Bundu in a 12-round welterweight world title eliminator that headlines Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) card from Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk in Brooklyn on Sunday, August 21. </div></div>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 08:42:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/spence-jr-takes-on-the-lion-in-brooklynhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/zeuge-is-ready-for-de-carolis-rematchZeuge Is Ready For De Carolis Rematch<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/zeuge-is-ready-for-de-carolis-rematch"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5856/ZeugevsDeCarolispicSebastianHeger.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Tyron Zeuge will not have to wait long for a second shot at World glory following his majority draw with WBA Champion Giovanni De Carolis on Saturday night at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin, Germany . </div></div>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:26:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/zeuge-is-ready-for-de-carolis-rematchhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ioka-retains-wba-crownguzman-claims-vacant-ibf-titleIoka Retains WBA Crown/Guzman Claims Vacant IBF Title<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ioka-retains-wba-crownguzman-claims-vacant-ibf-title"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/1313/KazutoIoka.JPG" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">WBA flyweight champion Kazuto Ioka retained his title by defeating Nicaraguan Keyvin Lara via a hard fought 11th tko in Osaka, Japan on Wednesday. </div></div>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 01:14:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ioka-retains-wba-crownguzman-claims-vacant-ibf-titlehttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/liam-smith-im-going-in-there-to-stop-caneloLiam Smith: 'I’m Going In There To Stop Canelo'<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/liam-smith-im-going-in-there-to-stop-canelo"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5856/SmithandAlvarez.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Liverpool&rsquo;s WBO junior middleweight Champion Liam Smith came face-to-face with Mexican challenger Saul &rsquo;Canelo&rsquo; Alvarez for a second time at today&rsquo;s final stop on the Canelo vs. Smith international press tour. </div></div>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 22:05:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/liam-smith-im-going-in-there-to-stop-canelohttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/dawson-withdraws-from-alvarez-fightDawson Withdraws From Alvarez Fight<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/dawson-withdraws-from-alvarez-fight"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5818/ChadDawsonIfWardDidntTakeAPiec_lx.jpeg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Former WBC Light Heavyweight champion "Bad"Chad Dawson will not face Eleider "Storm" Alvarez in the co-main event on "SHOOTOUT," headlined by the light heavyweight world title bout between defending </div></div>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:20:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/dawson-withdraws-from-alvarez-fight