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Manny Pacquiao next fight: Would Victor Ortiz make sense?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 15, 2015 - 11:54AM ET
After losing to Floyd Mayweather in May and subsequently undergoing surgery for a torn rotator cuff, a very serious injury, will Manny Pacquiao engage in a tune-up for his return bout?  

Marco Huck KO'd: Will it force Roy Jones into retirement?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 15, 2015 - 12:23AM ET
It was all sounding so good.  

Canelo vs Cotto undercard: Is Andre Ward in consideration?

Written by Mark Weber at Aug 14, 2015 - 11:36PM ET
Will Roc Nation bring a strong undercard in its PPV debut?  

Roy Jones vs Marco Huck: "It's not a joke"

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 12, 2015 - 09:07PM ET
Longtime cruiserweight champion Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26KO’s) will finally make his USA debut as part of the Premier Boxing Champions series on Spike TV.  

Shane Mosley accuses ex-wife, Jin, of bigamy?

Written by Joshua Broom at Aug 12, 2015 - 02:12PM ET
Famed ex three division world champion "Sugar" Shane Mosley is adamant in stating that his former wife and manager, Jin, is guilty of bigamy during their marriage from 2002 to 2011.  

Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto: One last time

Alen Nezirovic at Aug 10, 2015 - 10:27PM ET
It appears that Floyd "Money" Mayweather will be entering the squared circle for the final time on September 12th, 2015 when faces Andre Berto.  

Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto: Why Amir Khan got the shaft... again

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 09, 2015 - 06:01PM ET
Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan, a fight that's been bantered since 2011, will likely not happen.  

James Toney losses shocker, career likely over

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 09, 2015 - 09:44AM ET
It all seemed so academic.  
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Mayweather vs Berto: 'Money May' ripe for the taking?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 08, 2015 - 02:10PM ET
Fresh off winning the biggest fight of his career and one of the most significant in the entire history of the sport, Floyd Mayweather, who just earned a record-setting purse in May, will face lightly-regarded Andre Berto next in what may be the final bout of his illustrious career.  

James Toney climbs back in the ring Saturday night

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 08, 2015 - 12:00PM ET
Tonight, 46 year old fight great and former multi-division world champion James “Lights out” Toney (76-9-3, 46 KOs) will step into the ring for the first time in two years when he faces 40 year old Charles Ellis (9-3-1).  
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Razor Ruddock: Can 51 year old emulate George Foreman and become a heavyweight force?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 08, 2015 - 10:58AM ET
Looking for his third consecutive win on his comeback, 51 year old 1990s heavyweight contender Razor Ruddock (40-5-1, 30 KO) will fight on a relatively high profile card next month.  

Fox Sports 1 signs deal with Haymon

Written by Joshua Broom at Aug 07, 2015 - 08:35AM ET
The seemingly omnipotent Al Haymon and his PBC platform have struck yet again!  

Mayweather vs Berto: A Season of Taking

Written by Marc Livitz at Aug 05, 2015 - 09:56AM ET
The wait can be as disappointing as the outcome.  

Boxing results: Aug 1

Written by Joshua Broom at Aug 02, 2015 - 07:53PM ET
Saturday night's PBC on ESPN broadcast from the Barclays Center opened up with an action packed, knockdown filled affair as hometown fighter Danny "The Miracle Man" Jacobs (30-1 27 KO) defended his WBA "Regular" 160 lb title against former WBC 154 lb champion Sergio "The Latin Snake" Mora (28-4-2 9 KO) in the first bout of the evening.  

Adonis Stevenson announces next fight

Written by Joshua Broom at Jul 29, 2015 - 07:02AM ET
Adonis Stevenson, the WBC and lineally recognized light heavyweight world champion (26-1, 21KOs), has announced that he will take on #9 rated WBC contender Tommy Karpency (25-4-1, 14KOs) on September 11th at the Ricoh Coliseum, in Toronto Ontario Canada.  

GGG vs Lemieux: Will power be the great equalizer for the Canadian?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jul 26, 2015 - 10:13PM ET
WBA "Super and WBC " Interim" 160 lb champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (33-0 30 KO) and Canadian slugger David Lemieux (34-2 31KO), the IBF Middleweight titlist, will face each other October 17.  

Sergey Kovalev next fight: Who is Nadjib Mohammedi?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jul 25, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
Undefeated, unified light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev is one of the sport's hottest fighters having soundly defeated fight legend Bernard Hopkins and former lineal light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal over the course of four months.  

Billy 'The Great' Hope | Boxer: The Next Rocky?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jul 25, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
Billy Hope, played by Jake Gyllenhaal, is a boxer in the upcoming film 'Southpaw' which is scheduled to release July 24.  

Manny Pacquiao vs Tim Bradley 3 next spring?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jul 24, 2015 - 06:45PM ET
Tim Bradley once again owns the WBO's share of the welterweight title. Will Manny Pacquiao attempt to reclaim the belt which he's owned for the better part of six years?  

Adrien Broner has dug a hole for himself, insists Jeff Mayweather

Written by Joshua Broom at Jul 24, 2015 - 10:51AM ET
Trainer Jeff Mayweather, dubbed 'The Quiet Mayweather,' of the famed fighting clan has been very vocal of late.  

Gennady Golovkin vs David Lemieux: KO artists to meet later this year?

Written by Joshua Broom at Jul 24, 2015 - 09:58AM ET
According to ESPN's Dan Rafael, negotiations are taking place for a possible middleweight championship unification bout between ultra heavy- handed WBA "Super and WBC " Interim" 160 lb champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (33-0 30 KO) and Canadian slugger David Lemieux (34-2 31KO), the IBF Middleweight titlist.  

Ludacris helps promote the debut of PBC on Bounce TV

Written by Joshua Broom at Jul 24, 2015 - 08:03AM ET
World renowned rapper, actor and entertainer extraordinaire Chris "Ludacris" Bridges is lending his celebrity name in a number of Premier Boxing Championship (PBC) ads aired exclusively on Bounce T.V. to hype the upcoming debut of PBC on the network.  

Bernard Hopkins' next fight: Retirement?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jul 23, 2015 - 02:11PM ET
Since losing to Sergey Kovalev last fall, 50 year old fight legend Bernard Hopkins has called out the likes of Gennady Golovkin, Carl Froch and James DeGale.  

Floyd Mayweather: Next fight on CBS or PPV?

Written by Joshua Broom at Jul 23, 2015 - 12:32PM ET
Will Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0 26 KO), boxing's current top dog, grace the viewing public with a "free" swan song showcase on September 12?