The World Boxing Council hereby informs that boxer Willie Monroe Jr., who will fight Gennady Golovkin on May 16 at The Forum in Los Angeles, has notified via his promoter, Art Pelullo from Banner Promotions, that he will not comply […]
WBC STATISTICS WBC Super Middleweight World Championship UIC Pavilion – Chicago, Illinois April 24, 2015 This will be the 1,891st fight sanctioned by the WBC in its 52-year history.
A press conference was held today at Foro Mazaryk in Mexico City to unveil the Emerald Belt that will be presented to the winner of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao fight on May 2nd. Over 200 journalists were […]
From the inception of boxing as a regulated sport, the rules have been directed toward increasing the safety of the sport and preventing injuries to boxers. The World Boxing Council (“WBC”), especially under the leadership of our President For Life […]
The WBC has initiated the free negotiations period for the mandatory title defense between WBC light heavyweight world champion Adonis Stevenson and Sergey Kovalev, with a purse offer date of April 17, 2015, in case there is no agreement between […]
And the WINNER adorning MEGAFIGHT – The WBC Emerald Belt. After an intense voting week, fans have ruled that the winner of MEGFIGHT between Mayweather vs. Pacquiao will triumphantly hold aloft … The Emerald Belt! This exquisite masterpiece is especially […]
For reasons unknown to the WBC, Jean Pascal will not participate in the elimination process to determine the mandatory challenger for the WBC Light Heavyweight World Championship. Pascal’s advisor, Greg Leon, informed the WBC of Pascal’s decision.
WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman and the WBC champions were honored to be acknowledged by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Grace Napolitano at the United States Capitol last November. After a wonderful Mexican style lunch that was actually prepared by […]
January 14, 2015 2015 will certainly be the rebirth of boxing with worldwide attention. The WBC praises the new NBC boxing program, which will bring boxing back to free network television on a regular basis in the United States after […]
Showtime’s sensational ALL ACCESS feature, which includes footage from the WBC convention in December, can be watched at this link: http://s.sho.com/1AwE0hQ January 14, 2015 WBC STATISTICS WBC Heavyweight World Championship