Tag: WBO

BOXING
Great job.!! Oleksandr Usyk beat Mairis Briedis

WBO cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk beat WBC title holder Mairis Briedis by a majority points decision to unify the belts. The two met in the semi-final of the World Boxing Super Series tournament and Usyk won 115-113, 115-113 and 114-114 in Latvia. He will now meet the winner of IBF champion Murat Gassiev against WBA […]

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Usyk will fight Briedis on January 27th. Details from Fights Day

World Boxing Organization cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk, who has won all of his 13 fights, will on Jan. 27 fight for another belt. Usyk is seeking to take the World Boxing Council title from undefeated holder, Latvian Mairis Briedis, in the champion’s hometown of Riga. Inter TV will broadcast the fight in Ukraine; ESPN will […]

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“That’s the only thing that Floyd is missing, because he was never the undisputed world champion in any weight division.”: Holyfield

Former undisputed cruiserweight and heavyweight world champion Evander Holyfield considers Floyd Mayweather Jr. to be a great fighter – but he also points out that the retired pound-for-pound king missed the boat by not making attempts to become an undisputed champion. Mayweather won titles at super featherweight, lightweight, junior welterweight, welterweight and junior middleweight – […]

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Gervonta Davis vs. Robert Easter. Could we see it in 2018.?

As 2018 kicks off, there are a variety of appealing fights lined up already for the first quarter of the year. If you are looking for action in the welterweight class, fights like Danny Garcia vs. Brandon Rios and Errol Spence vs. Lamont Peterson are sure to entertain. And while we may not be seeing […]

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Is it possible to fight between Kautondokwa and Sanders.??

Unbeaten WBO champion Billy Joe Saunders penciled a masterpiece last weekend in the form of a shutout decision win over dangerous former champion David Lemieux at the Place Bell in Laval, Canada and live on HBO. Saunders (26-0, 12 KOs) was under heavy criticism for defending his belt against mediocre opposition since he secured the […]

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Saunders is still WBO middleweight champion. He’s still dominate

Billy Joe Saunders made a successful defence of his WBO middleweight title as he out-classed David Lemieux in Canada. The Briton controlled the bout from the start, avoiding any hits from the Canadian in round one as he defended his title by unanimous decision at Place Bell in Quebec. The defeat is the fourth of […]

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Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux. 2-time Olympic gold medal winners will collide in the Ring

Vasyl Lomachenko is a heavy favorite, but he's not underestimating Guillermo Rigondeaux – who the once-beaten boxer views as an intelligent, strong and very skilled opponent. On Saturday night, Lomachenko (9-1, 7 KOs) will defend his WBO super featherweight world title against Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs) at The Theater in New York's Madison Square Garden. […]

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Kovalev regains WBO title in the battle with Vyacheslav Shabranskyy

Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev regained his WBO Light Heavyweight World Title in classic Krusher fashion with a second round stoppage of Vyacheslav Shabranskyy at the Theater at Madison Square Garden and live on HBO World Championship Boxing. Kovalev came out of the gates swinging, knocking down Shabranskyy twice in the first round. The second round continued […]