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Video: Shannon Briggs goes after Wladimir Klitschko in his own press conference

Heavyweight boxer Shannon Briggs interrupted the press-conference of Wladimir Klitschko at the Intercontinental Hotel today in Dortmund, Germany demanding a fight against the record-holding Ukrainian heavyweight champion.

Briggs demanded a fight against Wladimir Klitschko upcoming Saturday and even said he would be able to fight him right on the spot. Briggs had to be held back by the trainers and was forced to leave the press conference five minutes later.

Klitschko will defend his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles against Australian challenger Leapai in Oberhausen on Saturday.

More: Video – Alex Leapai training for Klitschko Continue reading

TITLE Boxing Club(R) Breaks Top 10 on Entrepreneur’s New Franchise List

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — So far, 2014
has proven to be a stellar year for TITLE Boxing Club, as the largest
boxing franchise in the nation, recently announced its prestigious
rankings with Entrepreneur Magazine. Further solidifying their spot at
the top of their category, the company ranked No. 9 on the Top New
Franchise list and No. 36 for the Fastest Growing franchises. The
boxing franchise also claimed the No. 235 on the revered 2014 Franchise
500. Continue reading

Video: Shawn Porter talks Malignaggi, Mayweather and Pacquiao

HustleBoss.com speaks with IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15 KO’s) following his impressive stoppage victory over Paulie Malignaggi this past weekend.

Porter: If Mayweather wants it he can get it

Porter: I’m a free agent, I want Mayweather or Pacquiao

Porter: If Kell Brook Gets an Injury, We are moving on

Porter: Broner wouldn’t answer the door if i knockned on it

Porter Post Fight Press Conference

MBC Revoke Sanctioning Of 25th April MFCC Event in Malta

Marc James, the Permanent General Secretary of the Malta Boxing Commission, today announced that the board of the MBC have voted unanimously to revoke the sanctioning of the upcoming event, which is due to take place at MFCC on 25th April 2014, as well as, with immediate effect, suspending all sanctioning agreements with the German Championship organisation WBUv – which is currently listed as World Boxing Union (German Version) by industry records website BoxRec.com. Continue reading

Video – Adrien Broner: “Losing was the best thing to happen to my career, I’ll Fight Manny Pacquiao at ANY WEIGHT”

Adrien Broner spoke to a group of boxing writers at the recent Hopkins-Shumenov card in Washington, DC, where he’s training for his May 3 figth with Carlos Molina. Broner spoke about fighting Molina on the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana PPV card, a rematch with Maidana and winning a fourth title in a fourth divsion. Continue reading

Jordan Shimmell wins by TKO on the Golden Boy show in Chicago

Jordan Shimmell won his fight against Damon McCreary by TKO on Monday night. The bout was part of the non-televised portion of the Golden Boy Promotions, 8 Count Productions and BOXX Promotions co-promoted show at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago which was broadcast on Fox Sports 1. Prior to the fight with Shimmell McCreary was 15-1 with 11 knockouts and his only loss was to Golden Boy Promotions’ heavyweight Deontay Wilder who is 31-0 with 31 knockouts. Continue reading