Hopkins Explains How His Size Overcame De La Hoya’s Speed
Bernard Hopkins has sent Amir Khan an ominous warning of the risks involved in challenging a bigger fighter, suggesting Saul Alvarez will eventually catch him even if he makes a promising start to Saturday’s fight. The accepted wisdom is that Khan, as both naturally smaller and faster than Alvarez,... Read more
Video: Jessie Vargas Ready For Kell Brook, Talks Canelo-Khan
By Ryan Burton Amir Khan unveiled his new middleweight physique by topping the scales at 155lbs Read more
Curtis Stevens unfazed by Texeira’s undefeated record
By Ryan Burton Brownsville, New York native Curtis “Cerebral Assasin” Stevens will step in a traditional boxing ring in a sanctioned boxing match for the first time in almost a year and a half when he faces unbeaten Brazilian Patrick Texeira (26-0) on the Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan pay-per-view undercard. ... Read more
Barroso’s Coach: Flanagan, Campbell, Mathews Better Than Crolla
by Ben Jacobs Ismael Barroso and his team are in enemy territory in the United Kingdom for the challenge of Anthony Crolla’s WBA lightweight world title on May 7. As preparations in camp begin to wind down, the Venezuelan’s trainer, Osmiri Fernández spoke to BoxingScene.com via telephone, assuring that his... Read more
Paul Smith Makes a Successful Return With TKO Win
By Elliot Foster Paul Smith made a successful return to the ring in the North West. The pundit moved to 36-6 (21 KOs) and improved his record after 11 months out of the ring in the opening fight on the undercard of Anthony Crolla’s WBA lightweight title defence against... Read more
Dereck Chisora ‘lost his mind’ during bottle-throw incident
Dereck Chisora was hit by a bottle at the weigh-in for his fight with Kubrat Pulev Dereck Chisora admitted he ‘lost his mind’ after being hit by a plastic bottle at the weigh-in for Saturday’s European heavyweight title fight with Kubrat Pulev. The British fighter was struck by the... Read more
By Per Ake Persson MORE LIVE RESULTS TO COME………………………… Hamburg, Germany – Super middleweight Dominik Ameri (12-21)  stopped one Mihaita Cosma (0-2) billed as from Romania in the second in a joke of a fight. Cosma knew nothing about boxing, was down in the first, had a point deducted... Read more
By Terence Dooley Manchester’s Anthony Crolla (30-4-3, 12 stoppages) believes he can light up the Manchester Arena once again on Saturday night when he defends his WBA World lightweight belt against mandatory challenger Ismael Barroso (19-0-2, 18 KOs) Read more
Frank Warren on Canelo-Khan: A Magical Moment or a Mismatch?
By Frank Warren The waiting game is nearly over and, boy, this is one we have been looking forward to. Amir Khan seeks to spoil a Mexican fiesta when he attempts to unseat the nation’s middleweight king in Las Vegas. Saul ‘Canelo’ Álvarez, is a naturally bigger man –... Read more
Kubrat Pulev v Dereck Chisora weigh-in descends into drama
Dereck Chisora was hit by a bottle at the weigh-in for the Kubrat Pulev fight Dereck Chisora was struck by a plastic bottle at the weigh-in for Saturday’s European heavyweight title fight with Kubrat Pulev. Read more