Rios may retire if he cannot beat Alvarado

Andrew Wake | 22.01.15 07:15

Brandon Rios has labelled his trilogy showdown with nemesis Mike Alvarado a 'do or die' affair, admitting he may hang up his gloves if he loses. The all-action welterweight star will meet the exciting 34-year-old Alvarado in battle for the third time this weekend, following two epic clashes in which they share a win apiece. Ahead of the edge-of-the-seat matchup, live and exclusive on BoxNation, Rios has predicted fireworks when he steps into the ring, for what could be the last ...

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Price gets Brazilian test

Andrew Wake | 22.01.15 07:08

David Price will face Irineu Beato Costa Junior on February 21 at the O2 World in Berlin, Germany. The heavyweights go toe-to-toe on the undercard of the WBO world super-middleweight rematch between Arthur Abraham and Paul Smith (35-4, 20 KOs).   Price returns following a six-month injury lay-off and is ready to kick-start his 2015 with a ten-round contest against the 34-year-old Brazilian. "I can't wait to get back in the ring and remind everybody what I'm all about," ...

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Brook faces Dan on ring return

Andrew Wake | 22.01.15 06:49

Kell Brook will defend his IBF World Welterweight title against number one mandatory challenger 'Jo Jo' Dan at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield on March 28. The Sheffield star landed the title in August with a career-high win over Shawn Porter and makes a long-awaited return to action in his hometown, with his first defence of the title being his first fight in the Steel City since he stopped Vyacheslav Senchenko in October 2013. Brook dives straight into the deep-end following...

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Price added to Abraham v Smith II undercard

Andrew Wake | 20.01.15 10:53

David Price (18-2, 15 KOs) is back in action on the Abraham-Smith II undercard at the O2 World in Berlin, Germany on February 21. With heavyweight division back in the limelight and a host of young talent coming through, David wants to make a massive impact in 2015 and stake his claim as the best heavyweight on the planet. "It's great to be fighting on the undercard of such a big show," said Price. "I'm looking forward to getting back in the ring and reminding everyone what I'm...

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Klitschko back in the USA against Jennings

Andrew Wake | 20.01.15 10:46

Wladimir Klitschko will defend his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight crowns against unbeaten Bryant Jennings at the Madison Square Garden in New York on April 25. It will be the first time the giant Ukrainian has boxed in the US since he stunk the same joint out in a unification with Sultan Ibragimov in February 2008. Jennings has earned his chance after a string of victories against solid opponents, including the previously unbeaten Mike Perez and Artur Szpilka, but will be a h...

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Christian Hammer: Fury does not worry me

Andrew Wake | 20.01.15 10:18

Heavyweight destroyer Christian Hammer has promised to cause a huge upset and derail Tyson Fury from his dream world title fight against Wladimir Klitschko. The hard-hitting WBO number three ranked challenger takes on Fury at London's O2 arena on Saturday 28th February with the Manchester star risking his unbeaten record, European and WBO International titles and his WBO mandatory spot to Klitschko. Fury and Hammer came face-to-face for the first time today at Fredericks restaur...

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Ricky Hatton interview crashed by the Uptons

Andrew Wake | 19.01.15 10:01

Upton brothers Pauly and Sonny disrupt Hatton interview.

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Golden Boy fighters victorious in Venezuela

Andrew Wake | 19.01.15 09:55

Former WBA Interim light-welterweight champion Johan Perez (20-2-1, 13 KOs) returned to the ring on Friday, Jan. 16 to win the vacant NABA Welterweight title at the Polideportivo José María Vargas in La Guaira, Venezuela. Perez defeated Humberto "Betillo" Gutierrez (29-6-2, 21 KOs) via a 12-round unanimous decision. Alfonso Blanco (9-0, 4 KOs) was also featured on the card scoring a second round technical knockout win against Edinson Garcia (23-19, 12 KOs) in their scheduled six...

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Brook returns March 28

Andrew Wake | 19.01.15 09:45

Kell Brook will make the first defence of his IBF welterweight crown at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield on March 28. The stylish Yorkshireman has had a turbulent time since he dethroned Shawn Porter last August and is keen to back to action. Brook was originally due to make his maiden defence in December, but the date had to be cancelled after he was the victim of a stabbing while on holiday in Tenerife. Matchroom are due to announce his opponent at a press conference on Th...

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Froch likely to return in the summer

Andrew Wake | 19.01.15 08:51

Carl Froch is aiming to return to the ring in the summer after picking up an elbow injury in his return to training. The Cobra's team are currently in talks with Mexico's Julio Cesar Chavez Jnr about a potential fight in Las Vegas, but has been forced to delay his return due to then injury.  "I'm disappointed to have to let this opportunity go but at this stage in my career I have to make every fight count," Froch, who hasn't boxed since his Wembley Stadium clash with George...

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