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Bellew beats injured Haye in the 11th round of epic battle

05/03/2017 07:38
WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) scored an 11th round TKO over former WBA heavyweight champion David Haye (28-3, 26 KOs) in a upset win on Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London. Haye bravely battled on through a Achilles injury but fellow Brit Bellew floored him in the...

WBC bans Alexander Povetkin over failed drug tests

03/03/2017 12:54
Heavyweight contender Alexander Povetkin (31-1, 23 KOs) has been handed a fine of $250,000 and banned indefinitely by the WBC for doping violations. Povetkin twice tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in 2016. WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman announced that the organization has suspended...

Joseph Parker vs Hughie Fury rescheduled for May 6

27/02/2017 12:13
WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (22-0, 18 KOs) will now be defending his title against British challenger Hughie Fury ((20-0, 10 KOs) on May 6  in Auckland, New Zealand, instead  of the original date of April 1. The fight between two young unbeaten fighters was moved because Fury,...

Wilder overwhelms Washington in the fifth

26/02/2017 07:47
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) scored a fifth round TKO over previously unbeaten Gerald Washington (18-1-1, 12 KOs) on Saturday night at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama. It was competitive while it lasted but Wilder's tremendous power in his right hand was the...

Vargas outpoints McDonnell to win vacant WBC 122lb title

26/02/2017 07:38
Rey Vargas (29-0, 22 KOs) outpointed previously unbeaten Gavin McDonnell (16-1-2, 4 KOs) to win the vacant WBC super bantamweight title at the Ice Arena in Hull. The Mexican got the better of McDonnell throughout the fight and won a 12 round majority decision by scores of 117-111 and 116-112,...

Lee Selby added to David Haye-Tony Bellew undercard

21/02/2017 18:22
IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8 KOs) will fight Andoni Gago (16-2-2, 5 KOs) in a non-title bout at the O2 Arena on March 4 on the David Haye vs Tony Bellew undercard. Selby was scheduled to make a mandatory title defence against Johnny Barros on January 28 in Las Vegas, but the bout...

Broner beats Granados by split decision

19/02/2017 07:36
Adrien Broner (33-2, 24 KOs) scored a 10 round split decision over Adrian Granados (18-5-2, 11 KOs) on Saturday night at the Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. Both had their moments and traded punches throughout the fight but Broner, fighting in his hometown, won 97-93 and 96-94 on two scorecards...

Former boxer Michael Watson hospitalised after street attack

18/02/2017 21:50
Former boxer Michael Watson and his carer, Lennard Ballack were hospitalised on Thursday night after the former world title challenger was dragged out of a car. Watson, 51, was in the passenger seat, with Mr Ballack driving through Chingford in Essex when the vehicle was struck from behind. The...

Jermall Charlo vacates IBF light middleweight title

17/02/2017 10:37
Jermall Charlo (25-0, 19 KOs) has vacated his IBF light middleweight title and will move up in weight. The American won the 154lbs belt with a third round stoppage win over Cornelius Bundrage in September 2015 and has since made three title defences. "I've been thinking about moving to 160 pounds...

Easter eases to points win, Zhakiyanov dethrones Warren

11/02/2017 07:37
IBF lightweight champion Robert Easter Jr (19-0, 14 KOs) outpointed challenger Luis Cruz (22-5-1, 16 KOs) on Friday night at the Huntington Center, Toledo, Ohio. The American retained his title by a unanimous decision with scores of 119-106, 118-107 and 117-108. Easter was always in control and...
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