Luis Ortiz Ready For Ustinov, Waiting On Next Available TV Date
Luis Ortiz and his handlers will feel much better about moving forward with plans to face Alexander Ustinov once they hear the news firsthand. For now, it’s comforting enough for the reigning interim heavyweight titlist to know that the yet-to-be-scheduled bout won’t land in the hands of another promoter.... Read more
Amir Khan should rest rather than chase Manny Pacquiao, says Freddie Roach
Freddie Roach (L) previously trained Amir Khan Amir Khan must forget about Manny Pacquiao and recover from a “bad knockout”, says the Filipino’s trainer Freddie Roach. The Bolton fighter (31-4-KO19) stepped up to face WBC world middleweight champion Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez at a 155lb catchweight only to be flattened... Read more
Tyson Fury launches into foul-mouthed anti-Semitic video rant and offers views on rape and bestiality
Outspoken world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury has caused controversy once again, after footage emerged from his training camp of a 57-minute rant in which he offers views on paedophiles, bisexuals and Jewish people. The interview, which appeared on YouTube and the SportsViewLondon website, was filmed last week as the champion continues... Read more
Robert Garcia: Khan Can Recover, Has A lot of Big Fights at 147
by Radio Rahim Veteran trainer Robert Garcia is confident that former world champion Amir Khan (31-4, 19KOs) can bounce back after last Saturday’s brutal knockout at the hands of Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Khan was boxing on is toes until he was knocked... Read more
Dierry Jean Back in Action in Montreal, Faces Ricky Sismundo
By Francisco Salazar After a hiatus away from the ring, Dierry Jean returns to action tonight. Jean will square off against Ricky Sismundo in a 10 round bout at Metropolis in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It will be Jean’s first fight since October 24, when he was stopped in the... Read more
Lucas Browne Will Let His Lawyer Deal With WBA Stripping Him
As BoxingScene.com previously reported on Thursday, the World Boxing Association has stripped Australian Lucas Browne of his ‘regular’ heavyweight title and suspended him for six months after his B sample on a doping test also returned a positive finding. Browne became Australia’s first world heavyweight champion when he stopped Ruslan... Read more
Lucas Browne stripped of WBA title after positive ‘B’ test
Lucas Browne continues to protest his innocence after his positive drug test Lucas Browne has been stripped of his WBA heavyweight title after his ‘B’ sample tested positive for a banned substance. Browne returned a positive ‘A’ sample for clenbuterol after stopping Ruslan Chagaev on March 5 to become... Read more
Kwanpichit 13 Rien Express Scores KO in Sveen Over Twalib Tuwa
By James Goyder Kwanpichit 13 Coins Express scored the most impressive win of his career in Kanchanaburi this afternoon, knocking out Tanzania’s Twalib Tuwa with a left hook in the seventh round to defend his WBO Oriental 112 lbs title. Read more
Video: Abner Mares vs. Jesus Cuellar LA Press Conference
LOS ANGELES – Featherweight world champion Jesus Cuellar and former three-division world champion Abner Mares went face-to-face for the first time Thursday as they hosted media roundtables in Los Angeles ahead of their showdown on Saturday, June 25 showdown live on CBS from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING... Read more
Enzo Maccarinelli vs. Kucher Looms For EBU Belt, McKenzie is Out
By Per Ake Persson Due to illness, Ovill McKenzie (25-12-1) is out from his scheduled fight for the vacant EBU cruiserweight title – which was set to take place on June 10 in London against Ukrainian Dmytro Kucher Read more