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MAGNO'S TOP 10 AMERICAN FIGHTERS

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

MAYWEATHER DECLARED "FIGHTER OF THE DECADE"

Floyd Mayweather declared "Fighter of the Decade" by the Boxing Writers Association of America

WILDER KNOCKS OUT ORITZ IN 7

Deontay Wilder scores highlight-reel knockout of Luis Ortiz.

DAZN: BUYING THE BOXING MEDIA?

Did DAZN's fighter-signing checkbook diplomacy also apply to the boxing media?

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE CHARLO DOUBLEHEADER PPV

First, some quick notes about Saturday's Charlo Twins pay-per-view...and then some deeper, actual fight-related stuff... ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER "HANDS ON" GERVONTA DAVIS HELP DESCRIBED BY ELLERBE: "TANK WILL MAKE 130 WITH EASE"

FightHype.com recently caught up with Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe, who was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club to watch world champion Gervonta Davis train for his upcoming showdown with fellow world champion Leo Santa Cruz. You ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TUREANO JOHNSON SENDS JAIME MUNGUIA "DEVASTATING HURTING" WARNING; TALKS "BAD INTENTION" GAME PLAN

FightHype.com recently caught up with middleweight contender Tureano Johnson, who talked about his upcoming showdown with former champion Jaime Munguia as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVIN HANEY "STRONGER THAN KING KONG" TRAINING TO MAKE "EASY WORK" OF GAMBOA: "GAMBOA IS DOOMED"

Former world champion Mickey Bey recently took to social media to post video and give fans a sneak peek of himself in camp to train world champion Devin Haney for his upcoming November 7 return to the ring. You don't want to miss what went down. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JERMELL CHARLO POST-FIGHT AFTER KNOCKING OUT JEISON ROSARIO IN 8; PASSIONATE ON "TOTAL DOMINATION"

FightHype.com was on hand for the Charlo Doubleheader virtual post-fight press conference where all the winners on the card talked about their performances, their future plans, and much more. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LUIS NERY POST-FIGHT AFTER BEATING AARON ALAMEDA; WANTS BRANDON FIGUEROA NEXT

FightHype.com was on hand for the Charlo Doubleheader virtual post-fight press conference where all the winners on the card talked about their performances, their future plans, and much more. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DANNY ROMAN POST-FIGHT AFTER BEATING JUAN CARLOS PAYANA; WANTS LUIS NERY, AKHMADALIEV REMATCH OR LEO

FightHype.com was on hand for the Charlo Doubleheader virtual post-fight press conference where all the winners on the card talked about their performances, their future plans, and much more. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JERMALL CHARLO POST-FIGHT AFTER BUSTING UP DEREVYANCHENKO FOR WIN; WANTS "BENJAMIN FRANKLIN" NEXT

FightHype.com was on hand for the Charlo Doubleheader virtual post-fight press conference where all the winners on the card talked about their performances, their future plans, and much more. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BRANDON FIGUEROA POST-FIGHT AFTER PUNISHING, STOPPING DAMIEN VAZQUEZ IN 10; WANTS LUIS NERY NEXT

FightHype.com was on hand for the Charlo Doubleheader virtual post-fight press conference where all the winners on the card talked about their performances, their future plans, and much more. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOHN RIEL CASIMERO POST-FIGHT AFTER KNOCKING OUT DUKE MICAH; GOES OFF ON "MOTHERF**KER" INOUE

FightHype.com was on hand for the Charlo Doubleheader virtual post-fight press conference where all the winners on the card talked about their performances, their future plans, and much more. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

MAIRIS BRIEDIS DEFEATS YUNIEL DORTICOS TO WIN WBSS SEASON II MUHAMMAD ALI TROPHY

Season II of the World Boxing Super Series came to its conclusion on Saturday with Mairis Briedis taking home the coveted Muhammad Ali Trophy after a thrilling encounter against Yuniel Dorticos at the Plazamedia Studios in Munich, Germany. ...... continue reading

JOSH TAYLOR DESTROYS APINUN KHONGSONG IN ROUND 1

Josh Taylor made an emphatic statement in his first fight as a unified world champion, defending his WBA and IBF junior welterweight world titles with a first-round stoppage over mandatory challenger Apinun Khongsong from BT Studio at York Hall. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKE TYSON & GERVONTA DAVIS TALK SANTA CRUZ, LOMACHENKO, ROY JONES, HANEY, STEVENSON, TUPAC & ADVICE

World champion Gervonta Davis recently took to social media to go live with heavyweight legend Mike Tyson to talk about several topics, including their upcoming fights, as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TUREANO JOHNSON, FOUGHT DEREVYANCHENKO, PREDICTS JERMALL CHARLO FIGHT; GIVES BOTH REDEMPTION NOTICE

FightHype.com recently caught up with middleweight contender Tureano Johnson, who talked about his upcoming showdown with former champion Jaime Munguia as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MAYWEATHER CEO REACTS TO LOGAN PAUL FIGHT RUMOR: "FLOYD'S STILL VERY RELEVANT; PART OF BEING ON TOP"

FightHype.com recently caught up with Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe, who was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club to watch world champion Gervonta Davis train for his upcoming showdown with fellow world champion Leo Santa Cruz. You ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MEMPHIS MILLER GOES "SOUTH" IN CHARLO VS. ROSARIO & CHARLO DEREVYANCHENKO PREDICTIONS: "HE HUNGRY"

FightHype.com recently caught up with lightweight contender Ladarius "Memphis" Miller, who was putting in work and staying sharp for his upcoming October 24 return to the ring as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CHARLO VS. ROSARIO & CHARLO VS. DEREVYANCHENKO WEIGH-IN LIVE STREAM AT 11AM ET/8AM PT

SHOWTIME Sports will provide live streaming coverage of fight week events featuring Houston’s world champion Charlo twins ahead of the first-of-its-kind SHOWTIME PPV doubleheader this Saturday night, September 26 (7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT). ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: USYK, BROOK, MORE...

Welcome to a special Friday edition of Magno's Bulging Mail Sack, the only boxing mailbag feature fully endorsed by both Peter North and the now-defunct Rogue Media Roundtable clique. So, slap on that splash guard, put on a shower cap, and brace ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CHARLO TRAINERS SHIELDS & JAMES GET TECHNICAL ON ROSARIO & DEREVYANCHENKO; BREAK DOWN SHOWDOWNS

FightHype.com recently caught up with Derrick James and Ronnie Shields, the trainers of WBC jr. middleweight champion Jermell Charlo and WBC middleweight champion Jermall Charlo, who talked about their upcoming fights with unified champion Jeison ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MAYWEATHER CEO PREDICTS CHARLO VS. ROSARIO & CHARLO VS. DEREVYANCHENKO; BREAKS DOWN "KNOCKOUT" CARDS

FightHype.com recently caught up with Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe, who was on hand at the Mayweather Boxing Club to watch world champion Gervonta Davis train for his upcoming showdown with fellow world champion Leo Santa Cruz. You ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GARY RUSSELL JR. SENDS DEVIN HANEY "BEAT YO ASS" TERMS; GIVES FINAL DEADLINE ULTIMATUM

World champion Gary Russell Jr. recently took to social media to go live and send another message to fellow world champion Devin Haney as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want to miss it. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MARICELA CORNEJO GIVES UPDATE ON RETURN, SANTA CRUZ NEW "EXPLOSIVENESS", & MORE: "2 WORLD TITLES"

FightHype.com recently caught up with middleweight contender Maricela Cornejo, who talked about several topics as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] R.A. THE RUGGED MAN HOLDS NOTHING BACK ON CANELO, TYSON FURY, MAYWEATHER & MORE: "JUICED UP CANELO"

FightHype.com recently caught up with rapper, producer, and longtime boxing fan R.A. The Rugged Man, who had a lot to say about several topics as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want to miss ...... continue reading

VICTOR PASILLAS WANTS ALL THE BIG NAMES AT BANTAMWEIGHT & FEATHERWEIGHT AFTER LATEST KNOCKOUT WIN

Fresh of his spectacular knockout performance on FS1 PBC Fight Night, undefeated featherweight/bantamweight sensation, Victor Pasillas (16-0, 9 KOs), is thrilled to have kept his knockout steak intact, which now stand at six. Pasillas looked ...... continue reading

TOP FIGHTERS & TRAINERS PREDICT CHARLO VS. ROSARIO & CHARLO VS. DEREVYANCHENKO

Top fighters and trainers shared their thoughts and gave predictions on the two main events headlining the blockbuster CHARLO DOUBLEHEADER this Saturday, September 26, live on SHOWTIME PPV (7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT)  from Mohegan Sun Arena in ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVIN HANEY PUTS GAMBOA ON BEATING NOTICE; SAYS "BIG GUYS" HATIN: "WORSE THAN TANK; GUARANTEE THAT"

FightHype.com recently caught up with lightweight champion Devin Haney, who was putting in work and staying sharp for his eventual return to the ring as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKE TYSON DOWN TO FIGHT ANTHONY JOSHUA NEXT IN "MIND-BLOWING" CHARITY EVENT: "WOULD LOVE TO"

Heavyweight legend Mike Tyson recently took to social media to post video of himself talking about his highly-anticipated November 28 showdown with fellow legend Roy Jones Jr. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA UNVEILS "SUPER MACHO MAN" UPPERCUT-HOOK KNOCKOUT COMBO IN STORE FOR KUBRAT PULEV

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua recently took to social media to post video of himself putting in work for his eventual return to the ring as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want to miss ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ADRIEN BRONER SAYS SHOWTIME'S ESPINOZA LYING ABOUT JANUARY RETURN; DEMANDS $10 MILL: "THAT'S A LIE"

Former world champion Adrien Broner recently took to social media to go live and give fans a sneak peek into his life as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] NAFEAR CHARLES UNCUT ON RICK ROSS "BALL ROLLING", LOMACHENKO VS. LOPEZ, & MORE: "I WANT THE SMOKE"

FightHype.com recently caught up with up-and-coming lightweight Nafear Charles, who talked about his upcoming return to the ring and several other topics as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CHARLO VS. ROSARIO & CHARLO VS. DEREVYANCHENKO FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE STREAM LIVE AT 12PM ET/9AM PT

SHOWTIME Sports will provide live streaming coverage of fight week events featuring Houston’s world champion Charlo twins ahead of the first-of-its-kind SHOWTIME PPV doubleheader this Saturday night, September 26 (7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT). ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANDRE BERTO KEEPS IT "50-SOMETHING" ON MIKE TYSON VS. ROY JONES JR. "TIRED AS HELL" WARNING

FightHype.com recently caught up with former world champion Andre Berto, who was putting in work and staying sharp for his eventual return to the ring as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD THUMPING ON MITTS WITH "REAL DEAL" POWER COMBOS; STILL GRINDING AT AGE 57

Legendary heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield recently took to social media to go live and give fans a sneak peek into his life as he continues training as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during hte coronavirus pandemic. You don't ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JERMALL & JERMELL CHARLO CRAZY BUBBLE TOUR; TURN FIGHT WEEK LEMONS INTO LEMONADE: "THIS SH*T FOUL"

Undefeated middleweight champion Jermall Charlo recently took to social media to go live and give fans a sneak peek into his life in the bubble during fight week ahead of his upcoming return to the ring against Sergiy Derevyanchenko as boxing gets ...... continue reading

THE LATEST FROM THE CANELO VS. DAZN VS. GOLDEN BOY FRONT

I'd be remiss as a boxing writer (wrangling for salacious, click-friendly content on a fairly slow news day), if I didn't toss out an update on boxing's latest and bestest legal soap opera (or telenovela, in deference to ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOSH TAYLOR UNCUT ON JOSE RAMIREZ UNIFICATION GOAL, "VERY DANGEROUS" KHONGSONG, & NEW TRAINER DAVISON

FightHype.com was in attendance for the Josh Taylor media day zoom call where both he and promoter Bob Arum talked about his upcoming clash with Apinun Khongsong and much more as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus ...... continue reading

JEISON ROSARIO ON JERMELL CHARLO UNIFICATION SHOWDOWN: "FIGHT FANS ARE GOING TO GET A WAR"

WBA and IBF 154-pound champion Jeison Rosario stated his intention to go toe-to-toe with WBC Super Welterweight Champion Jermell Charlo when they clash this Saturday, September 26 live on SHOWTIME PPV (7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT) in the main event of part ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JASON MOLONEY SENDS NAOYA INOUE A "DANGEROUS" WARNING FOR HALLOWEEN CLASH: "TAKE INOUE'S HEAD OFF"

FightHype.com recently caught up with bantamweight contender Jason Moloney, who talked about several topics, including his recent victory and his upcoming showdown with unififed bantamweight champion Naoya Inoue. You don't want to miss what he ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVIN HANEY EXPLOSIVE STRENGTH TRAINING PROGRAM; GETTING STRONGER & ALREADY CUT UP "7 WEEKS OUT"

FightHype.com recently caught up with lightweight champion Devin Haney, who was putting in work and staying sharp for his eventual return to the ring as boxing gets back to some sense of normalcy during the coronavirus pandemic. You don't want ...... continue reading

JAIME MUNGUIA RETURNS AGAINST TUREANO JOHNSON ON OCTOBER 30 DAZN CARD

Mexico’s rising middleweight star Jaime Munguia (35-0, 28 KOs) will return to the ring to defend his WBO Intercontinental Middleweight Championship against Tureano Johnson (21-2-1, 15 KOs) in a 12-round battle on Friday, October 30 at Fantasy ...... continue reading