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“I would fight him more rounds and make him more pain, punish him more. I don’t respect him at all.” (Photo: Courtesy)

Kovalev Stops Pascal in Rematch

31 January, 2016

Their first fight in March of last year was somewhat competitive. Although the champ stopped the challenger, he got ...

After his TKO loss in May to Nick Blackwell for the BBBofC middleweight title, Ryder badly needed a win.  (Photo: Reuters)

Ryder Wins WBA International Middleweight Title

31 January, 2016

Saturday night at Copper Box Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Hackney Wick, London, England, John Ryder (22-2-, 12 ...

“Alexis was a giant,” said Sr. Mendoza, “a man who gave everything inside and outside the ring.”

Gilberto Jesus Mendoza and Alexis Arguello

30 January, 2016

At a special event Thursday afternoon in Managua, Nicaragua, Deputy Mayor Enrique Armas honored Gilberto Mendoza and his son, ...

The Japanese power-puncher has successfully defended his crown 10 times, most recently this past New Year's Eve.

Uchiyama-Fortuna Title Fight Ordered

30 January, 2016

As part of the WBA’s announced effort to ultimately have one recognized champion per weight division, the sanctioning body ...

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Kovalev-Pascal II Preview

30 January, 2016

On Saturday, January 30, at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada, WBA/IBF/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (28-0-1, ...

The WBA hopes Chanachai CP Freshmart will be alright and we’re including the young champion in our prayers. (Photo: Courtesy)

Chanachai CP Freshmart in Our Prayers

29 January, 2016

We should never forget how dangerous the sport of boxing can be. Friday afternoon at Wing 416 in Chiang ...

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Comings and Goings

28 January, 2016

Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, president of the WBA, told members of the Panamanian media this Wednesday, the 27th, that former WBA ...

Thursday’s fight is a rematch. Stamp Kiatniwat defeated Grigorio Lebron by majority decision in July. (Photo: Courtesy)

Stamp Kiatniwat in Title Rematch with Gregorio Lebron

28 January, 2016

Stamp Kiatniwat will defend his interim WBA World flyweight title in a rematch with Gregorio Lebron over a scheduled ...

The World Boxing Association continues its policy of reducing the number of champions in each division. (Photo: Courtesy)

WBA Orders Payano vs. McDonnell

28 January, 2016

The World Boxing Association continues its new policy of reducing the number of champions in each division. The WBA ...

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Hitz Boxing Presents Fight Night

28 January, 2016

On Friday, January 29, at the Belvedere in Elk Grove, Illinois, Illinois, Hitz Boxing presents Fight Night, a seven-bout ...

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