In a hard fought fight, World Boxing Organization 135 pound champion Terry Flanagan (33-0, 13 Kos) beat the scrappy Petr Petrov (38-5-2, 19 KOs) in defeating him by a 12 round unanimous decision on Saturday night in front of a large pro-Flanagan crowd at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, UK. Neither fighter was ever hurt… Continue Reading Flanagan, Smith and Dubois win – Results
In an HBO televised fight last Saturday night, WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) annihilated Jason Sosa (20-2-4, 15 KOs) by a 9h round knockout. The fight saw the 29-year-old Lomachenko hitting Sosa when and wherever he wanted to for 9 rounds. After the 9th, Sosa’s trainer asked that it be stopped.… Continue Reading Lomachenko, Gvozdyk and Usyk win – Results
Marco Huck (40-4-1, 27 KOs) gave it his best shot against Mairis Briedis (22-0, 18 KOs) but he wasn’t good enough in losing to the Latvian fighter by a 12 round unanimous decision tonight in a match for the vacant WBC cruiserweight title at the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, Germany. Briedis prevailed on all three of… Continue Reading Briedis decisions Huck – Results
Mikkel Kessler made it official on Friday that he’ll be coming out of retirement to resume his career at super middleweight. Kessler (46-3, 35 Kos) took part in a press conference with his promoters at Sauerland Events at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel in Denmark. Kessler retired in 2013 from the sport, and he… Continue Reading News: Kessler, Huck-Briedis, Helenius-Chisora
German promotional company Sauerland Events reportedly has a press conference scheduled this Friday to announce the important news of Danish star Mikkel Kessler’s comeback to boxing. The 38-year-old Kessler (46-3, 35 KOs) will be fighting a tune-up bout during the summer in June. Kessler will then be taking part in the World Super Boxing Series.… Continue Reading Mikkel Kessler comeback to be announced on Friday
IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) only has until Friday to decide if he’s going to fight WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (24-0, 12 KOs) or not, because he’s been given a deadline by the British fighter. Golovkin hasn’t signed for the important unification contest with Saunders because he’s exploring the… Continue Reading Should Golovkin fight Saunders in June?
Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is taking his time in making a decision about the June fight against WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders, and it’s beginning to upset the British fighter to the point where he’s talking about giving up on the unification fight. In fact, Saunders has set a Friday deadline for Golovkin ink the… Continue Reading Saunders to Golovkin: “Sign the contract”