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.
Billy Joe Saunders will bid to become a two-weight world champion when he challenges for the vacant WBO super middleweight title against Shefat Isufi at The SSE Arena, Wembley, England on Saturday, April 13.
Former WBA champ Anthony Crolla is favourite to face pound for pound king Vasyl Lomachenko after IBF lightweight king Richard Commey if he pulls out of a proposed unification battle after suffering a hand injury.
American Omar Douglas aims to rip up Lee Selby’s big ring return and his designs of becoming Wales’ first ever recognised two-time and two-weight world champion when they clash on Saturday, 23rd February.
By Marc Livitz: Oscar “Kaboom” Rivas took over half an hour to really and truly come to life on Friday night at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York. His heavyweight matchup against Bryant “By By” Jennings was comprised of little true action throughout eleven rounds until the opening minute of the last one saw him cut though Jennings like a buzzsaw.
IBF super middleweight champion Jose Uzcategui’s new year’s resolution is to unify the 168LBS titles. The 28 year-old from Venezuela defends his title against unbeaten contender Caleb Plant on January 13 from Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live in Los Angeles and is focused on bringing all the titles back to his homeland.
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.
IBF featherweight champion Josh Warrington and Irish challenger Carl Frampton weighed in inside the 9st limit ahead of their title clash at the Manchester Arena in the north of England on Saturday night.
By Steve Bateson: Tevin Farmer successfully defended his IBF Super Featherweight Title with a dominant unanimous decision win over Francisco Fonseca on the Fielding/Alvarez undercard at Madison Square Garden, New York on Saturday.
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.