Category: BOXING

BOXING
Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez on Aug.4 at in Atlantic City

By Allan Fox: Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev (32-2-1, 28 KOs) will be defending his WBO light heavyweight title on August 4 against Eleider ‘Storm’ Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs) on HBO at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The news of the date and venue for the fight was released today. The […]

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His job is knocking people out: ANTHONY JOSHUA

Barry Hearn to meet heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua this week but vows to stay out of decision-making process ANTHONY JOSHUA should consider waiting 12 months before fighting Deontay Wilder in a world heavyweight title unification fight, according to Barry Hearn. However, veteran promoter Hearn will stay out of the decision-making process, he promised, when he […]

BOXING
Amir Khan is hoping to silence Kell Brook

Khan: A lot of People Think I'm Scared of Brook – I Want That Fight! Amir Khan is hoping to silence Kell Brook by beating him in the ring. As previously reported on BoxingScene.com  – he would first welcome a fight with either Adrien Broner or Jessie Vargas before facing his long-time rival. Former IBF […]

BOXING
Parker became the first boxer: is gearing up for his next fight

Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (24-1, 18 KOs) is gearing up for his next fight. Last month, Parker suffered the first defeat of his professional career after suffering a twelve round unanimous decision loss at the hands of IBF, IBO, WBA champion Anthony Joshua at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Parker became the first […]

BOXING
Haye spars Scott, Price returns, De La Hoya wants some MMA action

Don’t miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here REMEMBER the video of David Haye sparring Deontay Wilder in a boxing ring beneath a railway arch in Vauxhall? It was released five years ago, just before Haye’s ill-fated bout with Tyson Fury, and was designed to work on a couple of levels. […]

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Fedor Emelianenko Stockton Slaps Frank Mir

Mother Russia went full 209! Fedor Emelianenko without question hit Frank Mir with the most disorienting shot in the game. Sure, Fedor’s left hand that found Mir lunging forward to drop him to the canvas was cool, but let’s be honest, it was the left-handed Stockton Slap that started Mir’s downward spiral. Watch cool as […]

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When the fight with Golovkin came up: Canelo is a Cheater, Golovkin is a Gentleman

Junior middleweight Vanes Martirosyan made his play for a big opportunity and he landed it. On May 5th at the StubHub Center in California, Vanes will move up to the middleweight division to challenge IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin in an HBO televised main event. Vanes replaces Mexican supertar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, […]

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Frampton: “To be honest I’m not, because I grew up watching him”

Carl Frampton will fight Nonito Donaire on Saturday without needing to analyse his opponent because he “grew up watching him”. The Northern Irishman, 31, fights the once-great Donaire at Belfast’s SSE Arena for the interim WBO featherweight title knowing a high-profile victory will revive his career. Should he succeed Frampton has next been promised WBO […]