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SPENCE JR. DEFEATS GARCIA VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION

Errol Spence Jr. defeats Danny Garcia via unanimous decision.

CRAWFORD DEMOLISHES BROOK IN 4

Terence Crawford cements P4P status with 4th round knockout of Kell Brook.

TEOFIMO LOPEZ DETHRONES LOMACHENKO

Teofimo Lopez defeats Vasiliy Lomachenko to unify lightweight titles.

MAGNO'S TOP 10 AMERICAN FIGHTERS

Magno's annual Fourth of July top 10 list of the USA's best boxers.

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: BOXING'S FALL IS FALLING IN SHAPE

Unless Lambda, Mu, and Kappa COVID-19 variants rip through the world, cock-blocking good times, this fall is shaping up to be pretty damn sweet for true blue boxing fans in general and for me, specifically. I don’t even know how to ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD PREDICTS CRAWFORD VS. PORTER "NOT GOING THE DISTANCE"; BREAKS DOWN "NO MAS" SHOWDOWN

FightHype.com recently caught up with Hall of Famer Andre Ward, who took time out of his busy schedule to speak with us for over an hour about several topics. You don't want to miss what he had to say about Canelo vs. Plant, Crawford vs. Porter, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MANNY PACQUIAO ANNOUNCES RUN FOR PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES IN 2022

"Today, I boldly accept the challenge of running as PRESIDENT of the Republic of the Philippines, with a message to those who are taking advantage of the Filipino people: YOUR TIME IS UP," wrote future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao, who recently took ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA TALKS OCTOBER 16 RETURN VS. SANDOR MARTIN; EXPLAINS WHY REGIS PROGRAIS FIGHT NOT NEXT

FightHype.com recently caught up with multi-division former world champion Mikey Garcia, who gave fans a sneak peek into his life while he's in camp for his upcoming October 16 return to the ring. You don't want to miss what he had to say ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD TELLS ALL ON HELPING CALEB PLANT BEAT CANELO; RESPONDS TO CANELO "NOT REAL" RIVALRY

FightHype.com recently caught up with Hall of Famer Andre Ward, who took time out of his busy schedule to speak with us for over an hour about several topics. You don't want to miss what he had to say about Canelo vs. Plant, Crawford vs. Porter, ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: TEOFIMO, THURMAN, CRAWFORD-PORTER

Welcome to another Thursday edition of Magno’s Bulging Mail Sack, the only boxing mail bag column that requires two wet-naps, a splash guard, and an extra shot of hand sanitizer. This week, we have comments/questions regarding Teofimo Lopez, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LEO SANTA CRUZ PREDICTS CRAWFORD VS. PORTER; EXPLAINS WHY CRAWFORD WILL HAVE TO "CHANGE IT UP"

FightHype.com recently caught up with multi-division former world champion Leo Santa Cruz, who is back in the gym putting in work for his eventual return to the ring. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several topics. Check it out! ...... continue reading

WILL TYSON FURY MAKE HIS OCTOBER 9 DATE WITH DEONTAY WILDER?

If I were a big shot at Premier Boxing Champions (PBC), I’d have a firm Plan B for their main heavyweight player and former WBC champ, Deontay Wilder. History tells us that getting Tyson Fury into the ring can sometimes be a frustratingly ...... continue reading

TERENCE CRAWFORD VS. SHAWN PORTER DONE DEAL FOR NOVEMBER 20 PPV IN LAS VEGAS

Welterweight champion Terence Crawford and former champion Shawn Porter have agreed to a deal to face each other on November 20 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout will be televised on ESPN+ PPV. Check it out! ...... continue reading

EMANUEL NAVARRETE VS. JOET GONZALEZ SET FOR OCTOBER 15

Mexico’s fighting cowboy is ready to roll into San Diego. Two-division kingpin Emanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete will defend his WBO featherweight world title against mandatory challenger Joet Gonzalez on Friday, Oct. 15 at Pechanga ...... continue reading

TEOFIMO LOPEZ VS. GEORGE KAMBOSOS JR. FULL CARD SET FOR OCTOBER 4 IN NEW YORK

Continuing their extraordinary run of outstanding, once-in-a-lifetime events, TRILLER FIGHT CLUB has announced ‘THE TAKEOVER’ TEOFIMO LOPEZ, (16-0, 12 KOs), fighting out of Brooklyn, NY, will defend his UNDISPUTED Lightweight World ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: TRILLER PROUDLY, HAPPILY DEBASES A LEGEND

If there was any question as to how much Triller respects the sport of boxing, this Saturday’s Fight Club Legends 2 pay-per-view card provided a firm answer-- Zero. The jackals in charge of boxing programming at the video sharing/social ...... continue reading

VITOR BELFORT, ANDERSON SILVA, DAVID HAYE AND JONO CARROLL ALL SCORE WINS AT TRILLER FIGHT CLUB EVENT

In front of a standing-room only crowd on Saturday night at the Hard Rock LIVE at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Fort Lauderdale, FL, TRILLER FIGHT CLUB presented an outstanding, action packed evening of boxing and music. ...... continue reading

OSCAR VALDEZ DEFEATS ROBSON CONCEICAO VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION

Oscar Valdez started slow. Robson Conceicao was fighting the fight of his life. The champion then turned it around. Valdez retained his WBC super featherweight world title Friday evening with a unanimous decision (115-112 2x and 117-110) over 2016 ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD VS. VITOR BELFORT WEIGH-IN & FINAL FACE OFF

Heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield and former UFC champion Vitor Belfort tipped the scales to weigh in for their upcoming September 11 showdown at Hard Rock LIVE at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. You don't want to ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHAKUR STEVENSON SOUNDS OFF ON OSCAR VALDEZ PED FAIL & DOUBLE STANDARDS: "THEY HATE BLACK PEOPLE"

Undefeated former world champion Shakur Stevenson recently took to social media to go live and give fans a sneak peek into his life as he prepares for his upcoming return to the ring when he takes on world champion Jamel Herring. You don't want ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD VS. VITOR BELFORT FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE

Heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield and former UFC champion Vitor Belfort recently hosted the final press conference to their upcoming September 11 showdown at Hard Rock LIVE at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. You ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: CANELO VS. PLANT, DAVID HAYE, AND THE STARS' WEAKNESSES

Every Thursday here at FightHype, boxing fans gather around my bulbous, bulging sack in anticipation of an Ol’ Faithful money shot of gooey, salty truth. This Thursday is no different. So, put your goggles on and cinch up your plastic poncho, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR VALDEZ PED FAIL DETAILED ANALYSIS; VICTOR CONTE RIPS WBC & DEFENDS CANELO: "A DANGEROUS PED"

FightHype.com recently caught up with SNAC Nutrition founder Victor Conte, who gave us an in-depth analysis and breakdown of world champion Oscar Valdez testing positive for a banned PED. You don't want to miss what he had to say. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD VS. VITOR BELFORT MEDIA WORKOUT

Heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield and former UFC champion Vitor Belfort recently hosted the media workout leading up to their upcoming September 11 showdown at Hard Rock LIVE at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. You ...... continue reading

CALEB PLANT IS PAINTING HIMSELF INTO A CORNER

No matter what happens in the 4-belt super middleweight unification on November 6, you can’t say that IBF titlist Caleb Plant isn’t doing his part to not only get himself ready for Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, but to also help sell ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: ANATOMY OF A BOXING SCANDAL

On Tuesday, it was reported that WBC super featherweight champ Oscar Valdez had tested positive for the banned stimulant phentermine. By Friday, the Pascua Yaqui Tribe Athletic Commission and the WBC had cleared the way to green light ...... continue reading

OSCAR DE LA HOYA IN HOSPITAL WITH COVID; COMEBACK VS. VITOR BELFORT OFF

"Wanted you to hear directly from me that despite being fully vaccinated, I have contracted Covid and am not going to be able to fight next weekend. Preparing for this comeback has been everything to me over the last months, and I want to thank ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOSH WARRINGTON & MAURICIO LARA PUT HANDS ON EACH OTHER; HEATED WEIGH-IN & FINAL FACE OFF

FightHype.com was on the scene in Leeds, England where Mauricio Lara and Josh Warrington tipped the scales and weighed in for their upcoming September 4 rematch. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: TANK DAVIS AND THE BEST (NOT) FIGHTING THE BEST

Welcome to another edition of Magno’s Bulging Mail Sack, one of only two major boxing mail bag columns not written by a lady-man and/or inveterate industry shill. This week, we have comments/questions regarding the best not fighting the best ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR VALDEZ TELLS SHAKUR STEVENSON "NEVER SCARED"; UNCUT ON PACQUIAO LOSS, HERRING-STEVENSON & MORE

FightHype.com recently caught up with world champion Oscar Valdez, who is putting the finishing touches on training camp for his upcoming clash with Robson Conceicao. You don't want to miss what he had to say about the fight and much more. Check ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: JAKE PAUL EXCELS AT BOXING BUSINESS

The rise of Jake Paul is not bad for boxing. He’s not the “end” of boxing. He’s not a stain on boxing. As a matter of fact, for someone with so little time in the sport and so little orthodoxy in his rise to prominence, ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: WHAT'S NEXT FOR UGAS AND PACQUIAO

Welcome to another Thursday spent crowded around my bulging, bulbous sack waiting on a money shot of gooey, salty wisdom into the flinching face of boxing ignorance. This week, we have comments/questions regarding the futures of Yordenis Ugas and ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHAKUR STEVENSON RAW ON UGAS SPARRING, MAYWEATHER "HISTORY REPEATS", VALDEZ POLITICS & HERRING CLASH

FightHype.com recently caught up with undefeated former world champion Shakur Stevenson, who is in training camp for his upcoming October 23 showdown with world champion Jamel Herring... ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA REACTS TO PACQUIAO LOSS TO UGAS; BRUTALLY HONEST ON "SIGNS OF THE AGE" & SPENCE VS UGAS

FightHype.com recently caught up with multi-division former world champion Mikey Garcia, who gave fans a sneak peek into his life as he waits for his boxing career to get back on track. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several ...... continue reading

JAKE PAUL DEFEATS TYRON WOODLEY VIA SPLIT DECISION

Boxing’s newest superstar Jake “The Problem Child” Paul continued his rapid ascent within the sport Sunday night, scoring a split-decision win over former UFC Champion Tyron “The Chosen One” Woodley in front of a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JAKE PAUL VS. TYRON WOODLEY WEIGH-IN

FightHype.com is on the scene in Cleveland, Ohio where cruiserweight Jake Paul and former UFC champion Tyron Woodley hit the scales to weigh in for their upcoming August 29 showdown. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] KENNY PORTER PREDICTS CANELO VS. CALEB PLANT; KEEPS IT REAL ON "MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB" FOR PLANT

FightHype.com recently caught up with world-class trainer Kenny Porter, who was in attendance at the Pacquiao vs. Ugas card in Las Vegas, Nevada. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several topics. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] AL BERNSTEIN "HIGH LEVEL" CANELO VS. CALEB PLANT BREAKDOWN; EXPLAINS KEYS TO VICTORY FOR PLANT

FightHype.com recently caught up with Hall of Fame commentator Al Bernstein, who was in attendance at the Pacquiao vs. Ugas card in Las Vegas, Nevada. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several topics. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] HEATED JAKE PAUL VS. TYRON WOODLEY FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE & NEAR BRAWL AFTERMATH

FightHype.com is on the scene in Cleveland, Ohio where cruiserweight Jake Paul and former UFC champion Tyron Woodley hosted the final press conference ahead of their upcoming August 29 showdown. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHAWN PORTER DEEP DIVE ON PACQUIAO LOSS & UGAS REMATCH: "PACQUIAO CAN MAKE ADJUSTMENTS...REMATCH"

FightHype.com recently caught up with former champion Shawn Porter, who was in attendance at the Pacquiao vs. Ugas card in Las Vegas, Nevada. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several topics. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ORLANDO SALIDO, BEAT LOMACHENKO, PREDICTS TEOFIMO LOPEZ VS. LOMACHENKO 2; TALKS CANELO VS. PLANT

FightHype.com recently caught up with former champion Orlando Salido, who was in attendance at the Pacquiao vs. Ugas card in Las Vegas, Nevada. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several topics. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JAKE PAUL VS. TYRON WOODLEY MEDIA WORKOUT

FightHype.com is on the scene in Cleveland, Ohio where cruiserweight Jake Paul and former UFC champion Tyron Woodley hosted a media workout ahead of their upcoming August 29 showdown. You don't want to miss how both fighters looked and what went ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JAKE PAUL PREDICTS TYRON WOODLEY KNOCKOUT ROUND; AS REAL AS IT GETS ON "MIKE TYSON THING" CAREER

FightHype.com recently caught up with cruiserweight Jake Paul, who kicked off fight week for his anticipated clash with former UFC champion Tyron Woodley. You don't want to miss what he had to say about the fight and much more. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TYRON WOODLEY GETS SERIOUS ON JAKE PAUL "DUMB, BUT SMART" SKILLS; KEEPS IT REAL ON GAME PLAN

FightHype.com recently caught up with former UFC champion Tyron Woodley, who kicked off fight week for his anticipated clash with cruiserweight Jake Paul. You don't want to miss what he had to say about the fight and much more. Check it out! ...... continue reading