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Orlando Cruz & Orlando Salido Interview Transcript

In a great traditional battle between Puerto Rico and Mexico, No. 1 Contender Orlando Cruz, in his first world title shot, will battle former two-time World Champion Orlando Salido for the World Boxing Organization (WBO) Featherweight Championship. The two fighters are on the call today from their training camps. Orlando Cruz is in Buffalo, NY and Orlando Salido in Mexico. In three weeks they will [...]

Tyson Fury: “David Haye Is Getting Smashed”

Hennessy Sports and Hayemaker Boxing are delighted to announce that the official Fury vs. Haye weigh-in, scheduled for Friday, September 27, will take place inside the Phones 4 U Arena, Manchester, and be open to the general public. There is a limited amount of free tickets released through the Phones 4 U Arena Box Office and also eventim.co.uk, which carry a booking fee of £2.50 per transaction [...]

Judge CJ Ross Steps Down

The now famous (or infamous) Judge CJ Ross has decided to step down from judging following the backlash resulting from her poor job officiating last Saturday’s bout between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, effectively putting an end to her 22 year career as a boxing judge. Ross’s scorecard of a draw stood in sharp contrast to the other two judges who awarded to the fight to [...]

Frankie Gavin Interview

Brilliant British welterweight champion Frankie Gavin endeavours to complete his domestic apprenticeship on Saturday evening then vault to the world stage where he believes his prodigious talent is best suited. The 27-year-old Brummie southpaw, still England’s only ever world amateur champion, can secure the Lonsdale Belt outright if he dispatches Manchester’s former two-weight national champion [...]

Ronald Gavril talks boxing, ‘TMT’ and Floyd Mayweather

@boxingroundup -  Firstly Ronald let me congratulate you on Saturday night’s victory. Tell me how did it feel to have the first 8 round bout of your career? Thank you! It felt great, I needed to see how I perform in a lengthy, physical fight with a more experienced opponent. Fighting Shujaa El Amin was a bit of a step up in the calibre of your opposition considering he has shared the ring [...]

Why Mayweather should fight Amir Khan in London

Floyd Mayweather Jr, widely regarded as the best fighter in the world, added another notch to his perfect record by winning a majority decision against Mexican superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. In the days that have passed since the fight the boxing public has turned back to a question frequently asked after Mayweather fights “now what?” Floyd Mayweather just faced [...]

The Pugilist KOrner: Carlos Molina, Sugar Hill, Paulie Malignaggi, Peter Quillin, and Don Chargin

On this week’s episode of the Pugilist KOrner, we welcome back to the show the new IBF Junior Middleweight Champion “King” Carlos Molina, expert trainer and Kronk Gym leader Javan “Sugar” Hill, two division world champion and expert boxing commentator Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi, WBO Middleweight Champion Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin, and Hall of Fame matchmaker and promoter Don [...]

Bradley vs. Marquez undercard fights

LAS VEGAS, NEV. (September 17, 2013) -- It's just 25 days until undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion TIMOTHY "Desert Storm" BRADLEY, JR. and four-division world champion and Méxican icon JUAN MANUEL "Dinamita" MÁRQUEZ, both coming off Fight of the Year performances, collide in a battle for Bradley's world title. The only two fighters to have defeated Fighter of the [...]

SHOWTIME Sports To Premiere Mayweather vs. Canelo, Garcia vs. Matthysse Saturday at 9 p.m. ET/PT

NEW YORK (Sept. 17, 2013) – SHOWTIME Sports will air Floyd Mayweather’s “masterful” (Associated Press) performance against Canelo Alvarez and Danny Garcia’s “scintillating” (Wall Street Journal) victory over Lucas Matthysse this Saturday on SHOWTIME (9 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) as a replay of the blockbuster Sept. 14 PPV event titled “THE ONE: Mayweather vs. Canelo.” [...]

Video: Carl Froch – George Groves Press Conference; Crolla Signs With Matchroom

Tickets for Carl Froch’s WBA and IBF Super Middleweight title defence against George Groves at the Phones 4u Arena Manchester on November 23 will go on sale at midday on Tuesday (September 17). Tickets priced at £30, £40 and £60 (upper tier), £80, £100, £150 and £200 (lower tier), £200, £300 and £500 (floor) will go on sale via phones4uarena.co.uk or by calling 0844 847 8000, while £800 [...]

Odoi Laryea fired up for Commonwealth title October 19

Ghana’s Gabriel Odoi Laryea is relishing the opportunity to claim the first international title of his career when he faces Englishman, Martin Ward at the Rainton Meadows Arena in Sunderland, UK on 19th October with the Commonwealth Bantamweight belt at stake. World title chasing Odoi says this: is the perfect chance for him to announce himself to the world and is working very hard in training, [...]

Arthur Abraham stays busy, fights on October 26

On October 26, Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) wants to show the world that he is ready for another crack at the WBO Super-Middleweight Championship. In Oldenburg, Germany, Robert Stieglitz´ mandatory challenger will step into the ring against an opponent to be announced shortly. "Stieglitz stated in the press that he will have one more fight in 2013, which will be a voluntary defense on October [...]