by David P. Greisman It’s been a long time since Lucian Bute has been on top. It’s been nearly four years since Bute lost his world title, after all, when he suffered a crushing fifth-round technical knockout defeat against Carl Froch back in May 2012. At the time, Bute... Read more
by David P. Greisman After the end of the 11th round of his fight with James DeGale, Rogelio “Porky” Medina spit at the super middleweight titleholder. It was a moment caught on camera and a moment that Medina did not deny. He had an excuse to rationalize why he... Read more
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Badou Jack retained his WBC Super Middleweight title in a controversial draw against Lucian Bute Saturday on SHOWTIME, setting up a fall unification with IBF champion James DeGale, who defended his IBF crown against Rogelio Medina in the opening bout of the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast from... Read more
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Badou Jack retained his WBC Super Middleweight title in a controversial draw against Lucian Bute Saturday on SHOWTIME, setting up a fall unification with IBF champion James DeGale, who defended his IBF crown against Rogelio Medina in the opening bout of the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast from... Read more
As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather gave a strong hint that he could be tempted back into the ring, but insisted only a “nine-figure” payday could lure him out of retirement. The 39-year-old, who walked away from boxing with a perfect 49-0 record after out-pointing Andre... Read more
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Badou Jack retained his WBC Super Middleweight title in a controversial draw against Lucian Bute Saturday on SHOWTIME, setting up a fall unification with IBF champion James DeGale, who defended his IBF crown against Rogelio Medina in the opening bout of the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast from... Read more
The April 30 primetime edition of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Fox featured a loaded evening of knockouts in the ring. Unfortunately, it came up short when it came to tallying up viewership. The second installment of the series of free-to-air Fox TV averaged 1.51 million viewers over the... Read more
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Badou Jack retained his WBC Super Middleweight title in a controversial draw against Lucian Bute Saturday on SHOWTIME, setting up a fall unification with IBF champion James DeGale, who defended his IBF crown against Rogelio Medina in the opening bout of the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast from... Read more
The April 30 primetime edition of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Fox featured a loaded evening of knockouts in the ring. Unfortunately, it came up short when it came to tallying up viewership. The second installment of the series of free-to-air Fox TV averaged 1.51 million viewers over the... Read more
By Ryan Burton BoxingScene.com recently spoke with Mohammed Faisal (1-0), aka Fes Batista to get an update on the status of his broken foot.  In September we reported that the injury would have a lengthy rehabilitation process. Read more