WBC: Mayweather could lose both WBC 147lb and 154lb titles

April 30, 2014

Floyd Mayweather Puts Everything on the Line

WBC icon Floyd Mayweather is undoubtedly the best fighter in the world today, one of the all-time greats, and a certain future Hall of Famer. He is today’s leader in the sport, and once again demonstrates that he will fight anybody and try to give the fans of the world what they expect.

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The WBC Position Regarding Unification Bouts

There has been a very unfortunate misinterpretation and miscommunication with regards to the WBC position concerning unification bouts between champions of different organizations.

The WBC has always held very good and respectful relationships with the other boxing organizations, and the WBC recognizes as world championships the ones sanctioned by the WBA, IBF, and WBO.

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WBC News April 3

April 3, 2014


On Saturday, March 29, the Nevada Military Support Alliance (NMSA) held its second annual Las Vegas Gala at the Red Rock Resort and Casino. The NMSA is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support Nevada’s men and women of the Armed Forces who are killed or seriously injured in combat.

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The World Of Boxing Celebrates Justice In Japan

The WBC joins the celebration of the great news received from Japan, as the life sentence of Iwao Hakamada has been revoked and he has been freed from the Tokyo penitentiary system after 47 years.

Hakamada is free and justice has prevailed after this nightmare has labeled him as the “Japanese Rubin Carter.”

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WBC News: Solis vs Thompson

March 26, 2014

WBC International Championships Chairman Mauro Betti of Italy reports that the open scoring used in the March 22 fight between WBC International heavyweight champion Odlanier Solis and challenger Tony Thompson in Tekirdag, Turkey, was a great success. Announced in Turkish and English after the fourth and eighth rounds, the judges’ official scores added drama and excitement for the fans in the arena and watching on television. And with both fighters and their corners knowing the scores, they were able to make adjustments at critical times and rally. Thompson won the title with a very close split decision.

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WBC News – March 14, 2014 – 2nd release

The WBC Praises the Puerto Rico Boxing Commission.

The WBC is very proud to be back in Puerto Rico for a major boxing show with the title defense of WBC super lightweight world champion Danny Garcia against Mauricio Herrera, and the heavyweight final elimination fight between Deontay Wilder and Malik Scott.

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WBC News

R.I.P. — WBC President Dr. José Sulaimán — 1931-2014

March 13, 2014

One month has gone by after The WBC Board of Governors placed their trust in me and voted unanimously to honor my father, José Sulaimán, by appointing me as his successor in the presidency of the organization.

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WBC Stats: Adrian Hernandez vs. Janiel Rivera


WBC Light Flyweight World Championship

February 8, 2014 — Huixquilucan, México, México

This will be the 1,846th fight sanctioned by the WBC in its 51-year history.


ADRIÁN “El Confesor” HERNÁNDEZ (México)

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