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Baltimore’s pro boxer extended his win streak to 11 on Friday night at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, U.S.A. – On Friday night, May 22, 2015, undefeated professional boxer, Gervonta "T  
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50 Cent -- Boxing Company Goes Bankrupt, Wed, 27 May 2015
Huge blow for 50 Cent's boxing company SMS Promotions -- TMZ Sports has learned the rapper's company has just filed for bankruptcy ... though it vows to stay in business. 50 started SMS Promotions back in 2012 ... and signed some pretty big names in the sport, including then-undefeated champion   Read Full Story >>>

Algieri Predicts 21st Win, More Magic At Barclays
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Wed, 27 May 2015
People on the East Coast of the US, from 8 to 80, looked at this as the longest winter of their lives, from Boston to Brooklyn, most of 'em have been pleased as punch to see the sun, and feel that delightful trickle of sweat which runs down from your back to the behind. So it was within that cont  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan can rule welterweight division for years, says Virgil Hunter
By Bryan Armen Graham, The Guardian, Wed, 27 May 2015
Virgil Hunter had heard enough. The trainer of Amir Khan measured the corner conference room at the New York Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Hotel, watching intently as a gaggle of writers peppered his pupil with a string of questions about Manny Pacquiao, Kell Brook, Danny García, Brandon Rios and – of  Read Full Story >>>

Andrey Fedosov & John Thompson crowned Boxcino champions with stoppage wins, Wed, 27 May 2015

Corona, California (May 26, 2015)--Memorial Day weekend started out with a bang as Andrey Fedosov and John Thompson were crowned Boxcino 2015 champions in the Heavyweight and Jr. Middleweight divisions with stoppa  
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THIS SATURDAY! Felix Verdejo Bronx Public Workout & Fan Session - 1 PM, Wed, 27 May 2015

This Saturday! May 30 at 1 P.M. ET The Bronx Cultural Arts Festival at 152nd Street BRONX, NY (May 26, 2015) -- The boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated No. 3 world-rated lightweight contender FELIX "El Diamante"   
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Tureano Johnson providing great sparring for Daniel Geale, Wed, 27 May 2015
NEW JERSEY (May 26, 2015) - Gary Shaw Productions middleweight contender, Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs), is now the chief sparring partner for Daniel Geale (31-3, 16 KOs) as he prepares him for his upcoming WBC title clash with Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KOs). Johnson, who captured the WBA Internation  Read Full Story >>>

By Maloney L. Samaco,, Wed, 27 May 2015

The City of Maasin conducted an Open Invitational Boxing Tournament dubbed "Engkwentro sa Mayo Halad sa Adlaw ni Mayor" at the City Integrated Bus and Jeepney Terminal on May 26, 2015. The results are the following: School   
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Lightweight Contender Tony Luis to Serve on Broadcast Commentary Team on CBS Sports Network, this Friday, May 29, in Memphis, Wed, 27 May 2015
Lightweight contender Tony "Lightning" Luis says it'll be the realization of a childhood dream when he serves as guest analyst on the broadcast team this Friday, May 29. Luis will join Ron Kruck, Steve Kim and Patrick Ortiz for the live call of "Championship Boxing on CBS Sports Network," will ai  Read Full Story >>>

Seconds Out Promotions Signs Light Heavyweight Powerhouse Marcus Oliveira to a Promotional Agreement, Wed, 27 May 2015
Tony Grygelko of Minneapolis-based Seconds Out Promotions proudly announces the signing of hard-punching former world-title challenger Marcus Oliveira to a promotional contract. From Menominee, Wisconsin, and of Menominee Nation, native, heritage, 36-year-old Oliveira (25-1-1, 20 KOs) is also a f  Read Full Story >>>

Rematch still possible for Pacquiao, Mayweather
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Wed, 27 May 2015
IF Floyd Mayweather Jr. changes his mind again and agrees to a rematch with Manny Pacquiao, chances are it will be held in April next year, also in Las Vegas. The venue will no longer be the 16,800-seat MGM Grand Garden Arena, but the rising Las Vegas Arena, which can accommodate up to 20,000 fan  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan insists his eyes are not on the potential prize for beating Chris Algieri
By Sheldan Keay, Manchester Evening News, Wed, 27 May 2015
Amir Khan insists he isn’t overlooking Chris Algieri despite rumours once again that the Bolton boxer could be next up for pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather. Khan will take on former world champion Algieri at the Barclays Centre in New York on Friday. A victory there could see the 28-y  Read Full Story >>>

The Travelin’ Man goes to Boston-part II
By Lee Groves,, Wed, 27 May 2015
Saturday, May 23 (continued): Early on, it appeared James DeGale’s attempt to become the first British Olympic gold medalist to win a major professional boxing title was going off the rails. Following a tight, tense, first round that saw Andre Dirrell outland DeGale 6-3 overall, the American amplifi  Read Full Story >>>

The Travelin’ Man goes to Boston-part I
By Lee Groves,, Wed, 27 May 2015
Friday, May 22: It’s hard to believe that it’s been five weeks since my last trip, when I had the privilege of working the Lucas Matthysse-Ruslan Provodnikov card in Verona, N.Y. That’s because virtually every day has been spent conducting research for the massive June slate of fights carried by Com  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Tue, 26 May 2015

Trongco (L). Filipino southpaw Renan Trongco who is rated No. 5 flyweight by the World Boxing Council is out of the fight card of promoter Gabriel "Bebot" Elorde at the area behind the Mall of Asia Arena on June 5.  
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Mayweather-Pacquiao rematch to be driven by viewer's demand
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Tue, 26 May 2015
The proposed rematch between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will happen as soon as the Filipino boxing star recovers from his right shoulder injury and if there is a demand from viewers to watch the fight for the second time. This was disclosed by Showtime's Sports head Stephen Espinoza w  Read Full Story >>>

Joe Cortez: “I don’t think there’s a reason for a Mayweather – Pacquiao rematch, it was not even close!”
By Robert Brown, OTR Boxing Radio, Tue, 26 May 2015
Hall of Fame boxing referee, Joe Cortez, retired from refereeing in September of 2012 and has been working as a boxing analyst for ESPN Sports ever since. Cortez was one of the most experienced referees in title fights, having worked in over 170 championship bouts during his career and saw most of t  Read Full Story >>>

Fight scene still packs a punch
By Ron Shillingford,, Tue, 26 May 2015
Combat sports are in fine fettle, thankfully, despite the disappointment of the recent “Fight of the Century.” The Floyd “Money” Mayweather clash with Manny Pacquiao on May 1 may have been the richest contest in boxing history, but it fell lamentably short of living up to its billing. Fight of   Read Full Story >>>

Khan: Deep down, Mayweather doesn’t want to fight me.
By Ryan O’Hara, Tha Boxing Voice, Tue, 26 May 2015
WBC silver welterweight champion and Bolton fighter Amir Khan believes an impressive performance against former 140 lb. champion Chris Algieri on Saturday will leave Floyd Mayweather Jr. no choice but to fight him in a September clash. But, he also knows a bad performance or any slight glitch is   Read Full Story >>>

Khan coy on Mayweather talk
Fox Sports, Tue, 26 May 2015
The two-time world champion is preparing for his second fight at welterweight against Algieri in the American's home city, New York on Friday. With Mayweather having disposed of Manny Pacquiao and seemingly set for one last bout, Khan has been mentioned as a possible final foe for the American su  Read Full Story >>>

.357 Magno
By Robert Ecksel,, Tue, 26 May 2015
The BWAA’s credibility or lack thereof notwithstanding, Santoloquito has a point. Too bad it’s at the top of his head… Boxing has always attracted serious writers. A serious sport with a serious history, boxing brings out the best and worst of man. The best are the fighters, whose courage is off th  Read Full Story >>>

Op-Ed: Milan Melindo needs to knock out Javier Mendoza to win in Mexico
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Tue, 26 May 2015
WBC Youth Intercontinental flyweight champion Milan Melindo needs to win by knockout to win his upcoming fight in Mexico against IBF light flyweight champion Javier Mendoza on May 30 at the Campo Nuevo Ensenada, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. In his first attempt to win a major title, Meli  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Can Brit do what Manny Pacquiao didn't?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Tue, 26 May 2015
Will Amir Khan finally face Floyd Mayweather on September 12? Promoted Content Some believe it depends on how the former performs on Friday against Chris Algieri. According to Khan, Al Haymon, who manages both fighters thinks Floyd's team will have run out of excuses should Khan look dazzling  Read Full Story >>>

Last Train to Palookaville
By Ted Sares,, Tue, 26 May 2015
It doesn’t take a judge, psychiatrist, or neurologist to know why Jermain Taylor behaves as he does… “I’m on the highway to hell On the highway to hell… …And I’m goin’ down All the way” —Highway to Hell by AC/DC “There are telltale signs in the life of a fighter that should not go  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather’s attempt at 50-0 will be for Cotto’s or Canelo’s middleweight title in his last fight
By Jake Emen,, Tue, 26 May 2015
Floyd Mayweather has repeatedly said that his next fight will be his last. Fresh off his win over Manny Pacquiao, Mayweather is sitting at 48-0 with 26 knockouts, and he has one fight remaining on a six-fight deal he signed with Showtime. He’s slated to return in September, and the plan is to win  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan: Does The Money Team really want this?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Tue, 26 May 2015
Since Floyd Mayweather defeated Canelo Alvarez in September 2013, boxing superstar Amir Khan has been lobbying to no end to get the former in the ring. Following the Canelo fight, Khan was seemingly a shoe-in to face Mayweather until boxing fans expressed their vehement displeasure with such a ma  Read Full Story >>>

Kell Brook refuses to think about 'Battle of Britain' Amir Khan clash ahead of Frankie Gavin fight
By David Anderson,, Tue, 26 May 2015
Kell Brook refuses to look past Frankie Gavin at a titanic tussle with Amir Khan. IBF welterweight champ Brook and Khan remain on collision course at 147lbs in what would be a huge Battle of Britain. The unbeaten Brook also dreams of a showdown with either Floyd Mayweather Junior, who holds  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan must focus on Chris Algieri and not be distracted by Floyd Mayweather
By Jeff Powell, Mail Online (UK), Tue, 26 May 2015
And so the deathly dance resumes. Floyd Mayweather is about to enter discussions with his Showtime cable TV paymaster Stephen Espinoza with regard to whom he should fight in September. Memo to Amir Khan: Do not expect a decision any time soon. Mr Money delights in teasing his would-be partn  Read Full Story >>>

By Ben Thompson,, Tue, 26 May 2015
In a recent interview with The Daily Star, former world champion Amir Khan once again stated his case that he should be next in line to face undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather. "When he trained me one time, he said 'You'll be the guy to beat my son'," Khan commented, suggesting that ev  Read Full Story >>>

Revenge of the Nerds (Hell Hath No Fury…); Magno’s Monday Rant
By Paul Magno, The Boxing Tribune, Tue, 26 May 2015
It’s said that rats will eat their own tails if properly upset or cut off from food for an extended period of time. In the world of boxing writing, the two-legged variety of Rattus Norvegicus is also prone to self-mutilation and fits of pointless self-destructive behavior if properly rattled. And  Read Full Story >>>

Ring Ratings Update: DeGale climbs super middleweight rankings
By Chuck Giampa,, Tue, 26 May 2015
Heavyweight: Alexander Povetkin (29-1, 21 knockouts) justified our ranking him at No. 1 by drilling Mike Perez (21-2-1, 13 Kos) in one round. Perez will exit the rankings. Nos. 9 and 10 will move up one spot each and Carlos Takam (31-2-1, 24 KOs), who held Perez to a draw last year, will enter at No  Read Full Story >>>

Ray Mancini: “I’m not paying to see Floyd Mayweather. Manny Pacquiao was the draw, everyone knows that!”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, Mon, 25 May 2015
The 2015 Boxing Hall of Fame class gets inducted June 14th, in Canastota, NY. This years’ class includes Prince Naazim Hamad, Riddick Bowe and Ray ‘Boom Boom’ Mancini. Mancini amassed a career record of 29-5 with 23 KOs and was often featured in prime time television due to his exciting fan friendly  Read Full Story >>>

Will Manny Pacquiao Be Shamed Into Retirement?
By Dennis Cruz, The Boxing Tribune, Mon, 25 May 2015
Eight-division world champ, Manny Pacquiao is a special breed of human being. He’s an elite-level athlete who can withstand the rigors of an insanely taxing world class training camp—and then crank it all up even one notch higher as he enters the ring to perform as a warrior in battle. He does all t  Read Full Story >>>

Sulaiman on impact of Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions, possibility of PBC titles
By Phil D. Jay, World Boxing News, Mon, 25 May 2015
WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman has spoken to WBN about the recent emergence of Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Champions as rumours grow that the company are to bring in their own title belts. The move has courted much controversy following initial reports that world titles in eight weight divisions   Read Full Story >>>


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