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15hDan Rafael

Stevenson's Time To Shine

Fighting on network TV and against a legit opponent in Sakio Bika, light heavyweight Adonis Stevenson has a chance to remind the rest of the division he's the real champion.

1dDan Rafael

Top Rank, truTV partner for live series

Top Rank and cable network truTV announced a multiyear deal on Monday for a series of live Friday night boxing cards beginning May 1 in Las Vegas.

3dBrian Campbell

Russell Jr. takes Gonzalez's featherweight title

Nine months after dropping a decision to Vasyl Lomachenko in a vacant world title bout, Gary Russell Jr. dominated featherweight titlist Jhonny Gonzalez at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.

4dDan Rafael

Golden Boy sues Gonzalez on eve of title bout

Golden Boy Promotions filed suit in Los Angeles Superior Court on Friday against featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez and his Mexican promoter, Osvaldo Kuchle's Promociones del Pueblo, on the eve of Gonzalez's title defense.

4dDan Rafael

DeGale, Dirrell to fight for title on May 23

Super middleweight contenders James DeGale and Andre Dirrell, slated to meet for a vacant world title, will do so on May 23 at Boston University's Agganis Arena, DeGale promoter Eddie Hearn said.

6dDan Rafael

Bey to make title defense against Shafikov

Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe and Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti put the finishing touches on a deal Wednesday for lightweight world titleholder Mickey Bey to make his mandatory defense against Denis Shafikov.

14hDan Rafael

'Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last' on HBO

HBO to produce "Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last," a one-hour special that will detail the nearly six-year journey to make the big fight.

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6hDan Rafael

Hidalgo, Texas, to host Figueroa-Burns

Former lightweight titleholder Omar Figuera Jr.'s will face former lightweight and junior lightweight titlist Ricky Burns in Hidalgo, Texas on May 9.

Making The Rounds

Quillin: 'Expect Plenty Of Action' Against Lee (5:21)

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10hDan Rafael

Roc Nation sets second card

Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports is finally set to put on its second boxing card.The company promoted its first show, called “throne boxing,” on Jan.

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10hDan Rafael

Tony Harrison to headline 'FNF' again

Junior middleweight prospect Tony Harrison is back on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" to headline the series on April 17.

Boxing Video

Kell Brook Retains Belt, Stays Perfect (0:33)

1dDan Rafael

Brook-Khan: The time is now

The biggest fight that can be made in the United Kingdom right now is, without question, Kell Brook against Amir Khan. It has been a fight the British public has talked about for the past couple of years but now it is red-hot.

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3dDan Rafael

Timing is everything on Stevenson-Kovalev

In an unusual but welcome move, the WBC has made light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev the mandatory challenger for champion Adonis Stevenson.

5dDan Rafael

Garcia-Peterson undercard takes shape

Besides the two significant fights that top the card, the undercard on April 11 at the Barclays Center has a little bit for everyone -- prospects, contenders and a former world titleholder looking to work his way back to a major fight.


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Juan Rodriguez Jr., who fights Taras Shelestyuk this week on FNF, says he got serious about boxing when he became a father at age 14.

Eric Raskin @EricRaskin

The boy, veteran viewer of about 10 modern wrestling matches: "Every match, the bad guy dominates, then a miracle happens."