By Marc Livitz: In August of 2017, Terence "Bud" Crawford reached a personal as well as historical goal when he topped Julius Indongo by way of a third round stoppage to not only win the IBF and WBA super lightweight championships, but to unify the division as well.
The World Boxing Organization Championship Committee has ordered the respective teams of WBO jr bantamweight champ Donnie Nietes and mandatory challenger Aston Palicte to reach an agreement to their title rematch within 15 days of today(Feb 5).
Their first fight ended with a dramatic knockout that shook up the Atlantic City Boardwalk. The rematch between Eleider "Storm" Alvarez and Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev will bring two of the light heavyweight division’s biggest names to The Star in Frisco, Texas this Saturday night.
The World Boxing Organization committee has lifted former undefeated WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders’ suspension and installed him as their No.1 mandatory challenger to champion Demetrius Andrade.
Chris Algieri believes he can return to World title level in 2019 – but the returning American knows that his dreams could be shattered by defeat against Danny Gonzalez on Friday January 18 at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Former undefeated WBO middleweight champ Billy Joe Saunders forced 41 year-old veteran Charles Adamu to retire on his stool at the end of round four on the Warrington/Frampton undercard at the MEN Arena in Manchester on Saturday.
It appears Amir Khan has had a rethink and is now keen to face bitter British rival Kell Brook in March or April instead of challenging unbeaten Terence Crawford for the American’s WBO welterweight title.
Former undefeated WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders makes his return to the ring next weekend (Dec 22) at the Manchester Arena in the north of England after being added to the Josh Warrington vs Carl Frampton IBF featherweight title event.
WBC and WBA, Middleweight Champ Canelo Alvarez and WBA Super Middleweight ‘Regular’ titleholder Rocky Fielding made their grand arrivals Tuesday at the Ainsworth Chelsea in New York City ahead of their 12-round super middleweight fight.