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“We took the baby out of the car seat. The baby was crying and bleeding in the mouth.” (Photo: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Shane Mosley Hailed as Hero in LA

02 May, 2016

According to KCal9 in Los Angeles, former WBA/WBC/IBF welterweight champion Shane Mosley (49-9-1, 41 KOs), the future Hall-of-Famer from ...

“He is not God. He is a man just like me. I will be the man to crush the Krusher.” (Photo: Scott Heavey/Getty Images Europe)

Isaac Chilemba: The Man to Crush Krusher?

02 May, 2016

On Saturday, June 11, at DIVS in Ekaterinburg, Russia, WBA/IBF/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (29-0-1,26 KOs) the ...

“I did not like the name in those days,” said Beto, “because it was the same nickname of a comic on TV.” (Photo: Courtesy)

Ten-Count for Beto Perdomo

01 May, 2016

The WBA is mourning the death of Humberto “Beto” Perdomo. One of the most popular sportscasters in Venezuela, Beto ...

A pro since 2011, Cook won the then-vacant WBA title by knocking out Gogi Knezevic in the fourth. (Photo: rebelsimon)

Brandon Cook to Defend WBA Inter-Continental Super Welterweight Title

29 April, 2016

Brandon Cook will defend his WBA Inter-Continental super welterweight title against Davide Doria over a scheduled 12 rounds at ...

Jezreel Corrales KO’d the WBA Super World super featherweight champion in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo: Sumio Yamada)

Results: WBA Title Fights in Tokyo

27 April, 2016

Wednesday night at Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan, three WBA titleholders fought in defense of their belts. WBA ...

Jesus Cuellar will defend his WBA World featherweight title against Abner Mares at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday, June 25.

Jesus Cuellar to Defend WBA World Featherweight Title Against Abner Mares

27 April, 2016

Jesus Cuellar will defend his WBA World featherweight title against Abner Mares over a scheduled 12 rounds at Barclays ...

Groves has won four of his last five fights. He is the reigning and defending WBA International super middleweight champ.

George Groves Defends Against Martin Murray

26 April, 2016

On Saturday, June 25, at the O2 Arena in Greenwich, London, United Kingdom, in a fight televised live on ...

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Golovkin, Canelo, and Danny Jacobs

26 April, 2016

If WBA, IBF, IBO and interim WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (35-0, 32 KOs) and WBC titleholder Canelo ...

Chilemba's “style is uncomfortable for anybody and he’s never been stopped. It’s going to be my goal to solve this problem.”

From Russia with Love: Kovalev Faces Chilemba

25 April, 2016

On Monday, July 11, at the DIVAS Palace of Sports in Ekaterinburg, Russia, WBA Unified light heavyweight champion Sergey ...

“This is a big present for my fans. I’m here now and I’m here to stay. Muchas gracias.” (Photo: Sumio Yamada)

Golovkin Wastes Wade

23 April, 2016

Saturday night at the Forum in Los Angeles, California, in a fight televised live on HBO, Gennady Golovkin (35-0, ...

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