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WILDER ANNIHILATES STIVERNE IN ROUND 1

Deontay Wilder made quick work of mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne!

JOSHUA STOPS GAME TAKAM IN 10

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ANDRE WARD RETIRES

Andre Ward says goodbye to boxing and officially retires!

CANELO VS. GOLOVKIN ENDS IN DRAW

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[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN SAYS ERROL SPENCE JR. FIGHT "DEFINITELY ON HOLD" UNTIL 2019: "NOT ON TO-DO LIST...NOT DISCUSSABLE"

"I'm the only welterweight who owns 2 world titles out of the 4...by beating Danny Garcia, my stock definitely risen...the surgery only put me on plateau...we have not lost in value...my ranking right now holds a lot of merit...nobody has ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVON ALEXANDER OPENS UP AND PUTS 147 ON NOTICE; TALKS LONG JOURNEY TO GET BACK: "I'LL FIGHT ANYBODY"

FightHype.com was on hand at The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Florida where former world champion Devon Alexander made a successful return to the ring after a 2-year layoff, dropping and dominating tough contender Walter Castillo to win a unanimous ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GARY RUSSELL JR. BREAKS DOWN LOMACHENKO VS. RIGONDEAUX; SAYS LOMACHENKO POWER OVERRATED

"The physical state that I was in, I didn't feel as though I was able to shadowbox for 12 rounds and for Vasyl Lomachenko to not be able to stop that fight and for it to still be a split decision fight speaks volumes...I honestly feel as though ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER CUNNINGHAM OPEN TO DEVON ALEXANDER TUNING UP KEITH THURMAN; REVEALS FUTURE PLANS

FightHype.com was on hand at The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Florida where former world champion Devon Alexander made a successful return to the ring after a 2-year layoff, dropping and dominating tough contender Walter Castillo to win a unanimous ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] KEITH THURMAN SAYS DEVON ALEXANDER'S WIN COULD MAKE HIM POSSIBLE RETURN FOE: "HE JUST RAISED HIS VALUE"

"Devon Alexander, he's here tonight...he is back on the rise...he just raised his value with a victory tonight...he has a story...ironically, there could be some truth in that because he's a welterweight...it's a blessing for us to have ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] HOW MIGUEL COTTO'S CAREER WILL BE REMEMEBERED, IN HIS OWN WORDS: "THAT'S ALL THAT MATTERS"

"A kid who flew from Puerto Rico just to have the best career for his family...that's all that matters for me in life...if I achieved everything or not is not the main goal here...I have peace," stated multi-division world champion Miguel Cotto, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVON ALEXANDER CELEBRATES VICTORY AFTER 2-YEAR LAYOFF; DISCUSSES PERFORMANCE: "I FEEL LIKE MYSELF"

FightHype.com was on hand at The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Florida where former world champion Devon Alexander made a successful return to the ring after a 2-year layoff, dropping and dominating tough contender Walter Castillo to win a unanimous ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER KEVIN CUNNINGHAM RATES DEVON ALEXANDER'S VICTORY AFTER 2-YEAR LAYOFF; SPEAKS CANDIDLY ON ROAD BACK

FightHype.com was on hand at The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Florida where former world champion Devon Alexander made a successful return to the ring after a 2-year layoff, dropping and dominating tough contender Walter Castillo to win a unanimous ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOHN DAVID JACKSON RATES MIGUEL CRUZ'S TOUGH WIN OVER GAME DAVID GRAYTON: "HE NEEDS FIGHTS LIKE THIS"

FightHype.com was on hand at The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Florida where fast-rising welterweight Miguel Cruz won a hard-fought unanimous decision victory over David Grayton. Check out what world-class trainer John David Jackson had to say about ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH RATES GEORGES ST-PIERRE'S BOXING SKILLS IN WIN OVER MICHAEL BISPING

"GSP, it was a good victory...he threw the left hook like a fighter should...his overhand right worked well...my part of the striking job went very well," stated world-class trainer Freddie Roach, who shared his thoughts on Georges St-Pierre's ...... continue reading

DEVON ALEXANDER DROPS WALTER CASTILLO AND CRUISES TO UNANIMOUS DECISION

Former world champion Devon Alexander (27-4, 14 KOs) returned to the ring in impressive style as he dominatedWalter Castillo (26-5-1, 19 KOs) on his way to a unanimous decision in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 ...... continue reading

ERROL SPENCE JR. ON LAMONT PETERSON CLASH: "A TRUE TEST...I KNOW WHAT HE BRINGS TO THE TABLE"

Undefeated IBF Welterweight World Champion Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. will make the first defense of his title when he takes on former two-division world champion Lamont Peterson on Saturday, January 20 live on SHOWTIME. The event is ...... continue reading

ANTOINE DOUGLAS AND GARY O'SULLIVAN SQUARE OFF IN CO-MAIN EVENT FOR SAUNDERS VS. LEMIEUX

A pair of middleweights looking to fight their way into title contention will face off on Saturday, Dec. 16 in Montreal as once-defeated Virginian Antoine "Action" Douglas (22-1-1, 16 KOs) and Gary "Spike" O'Sullivan (26-2, 18 KOs) of Cork, ...... continue reading

JESSIE VARGAS AND THE SMARTEST MOVE OF HIS LIFE

Former welterweight titlist Jessie Vargas made the smartest decision of his life by jumping from Bob Arum’s protective custody to the deep welterweight waters of Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions (PBC). Let’s face it, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVON ALEXANDER COMEBACK EXCLUSIVE; FIRST MEAL AFTER LATE WEIGH-IN: "TASTES LIKE VICTORY"

"I am eating a 6 ounce [steak], salmon, I'm waiting on my broccoli, and some mashed potatoes...fill me up...the first meal after the weigh-in...I've been waiting a long time for this...I'm about to pack it back on...tastes good...tastes ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER CUNNINGHAM EXPLAINS DEVON ALEXANDER'S "WORLD-CLASS" TRAINING DIFFERENCE; ATE BEFORE WEIGH-IN

"When you do it the right way, you can eat a light breakfast the morning of the weigh-in, especially when you have a late weigh-in like we did today...it's a good thing he did have breakfast this morning...right on weight...being off for two ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO REVEALS BEST THING HE EVER DID IN HIS CAREER; TALKS FUTURE PLANS IN RETIREMENT

"I've been here since 2013...I believe that taking and having the opportunity to arrive here...the best thing I ever done in my career...a lot of happiness because I know it's the last one...all I want is to be with my family," stated ...... continue reading

JULIAN WILLIAMS DISCUSSES WIN OVER ISHE SMITH AND FUTURE PLANS: "I LET MY NUTS BE BIGGER THAN MY BRAIN"

"I really wanted to go in there and knock him out. When you bringing ass like that, you’re susceptible to getting hit back. He was rumbling, so we were going at it...you got Floyd in the front row smirking and smiling and shit, I knew he was ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO HIGHLIGHTS FROM FINAL MEDIA WORKOUT OF CAREER; STILL A LOT LEFT IN THE TANK

FightHype.com was on hand at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Los Angeles, California where multi-division world champion Miguel Cotto hosted a media workout ahead of the final fight of his career when he takes on challenger Sadam Ali. Check out how he ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH SHOWED MIGUEL COTTO HOW PACQUIAO BEAT HIM; DISCUSSES FINAL FIGHT AHEAD OF RETIREMENT

"I don't think I'll cry...but I will miss him...he just had to make some really, really small changes...I know why Manny Pacquiao beat him and I told him why Manny Pacquiao beat him and I showed him why," stated world-class trainer Freddie ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO NAMES MOST MEMORABLE FIGHT; REFLECTS ON ENTIRE CAREER AHEAD OF FINAL FIGHT

"I appreciate my whole career...it was a tough career, but I love to be here...it was my first big victory...was the best one...I'm a father to four kids and I want to be in their future more than anything in my life," stated multi-division ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL COTTO LIGHTS UP FREDDIE ROACH ON THE MITTS; IN VINTAGE FORM AHEAD OF FINAL FIGHT VS. SADAM ALI

FightHype.com was on hand at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Los Angeles, California where multi-division world champion Miguel Cotto hosted a media workout ahead of the final fight of his career when he takes on challenger Sadam Ali. Check out how he ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GARY RUSSELL JR. SOUNDS OFF ON BEING AVOIDED; WARNS OTHER CHAMPS HE'LL "PUT FOOT TO ASS"

"When it comes to Mr. Gary Russell Jr., I've been saying I want a unification bout forever...a lot of these managers and promoters and fighters aren't willing to put their livelihood on the line to get in the ring with Mr. Gary Russell ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH TELLS PACQUIAO TO RETIRE DESPITE POSSIBLE FEBRUARY RETURN; SAYS HE'S NOT DOING GOOD AS BOXER

"There's a good time for everything in life...I kind of wish that Manny Pacquiao might follow his lead and retire also...being a professional boxer and being a senator at the same time is very, very difficult...having two jobs is almost ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEVON ALEXANDER CHISELED AND IN AMAZING SHAPE AFTER 2-YEAR LAYOFF; STARES DOWN WALTER CASTILLO

FightHype.com was on hand in St. Petersburg, Florida where former world champion Devon Alexander makes his long-awaited return to the ring after a 2-year layoff to face rugged contender Walter Castillo. Check out how both fighters looked as they ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIGUEL CRUZ AND DAVID GRAYTON GET DEAD SERIOUS; ALL BUSINESS DURING WEIGH-IN AND FINAL FACE OFF

FightHype.com was on hand in St. Petersburg, Florida where fast-rising welterweight contender Miguel Cruz and fellow contender David Grayton tipped the scales for their upcoming showdown on the undercard of former world champion Devon ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BELLEW'S TRAINER REACTS TO DAVID HAYE INJURY; EXPLAINS WHY HE DOESN'T WANT A REPLACEMENT, RESPONDS TO FURY

"To be expected, you know, just gutted...I'm absolutely devastated for Tony...the work that he's put into camp for it all to be for nothing...apparently there was nothing wrong with him...the Sky lot went and did some work with him on ...... continue reading

TYSON FURY OFFERS TO REPLACE DAVID HAYE AND FACE TONY BELLEW; SENDS MESSAGE TO PROMOTER HEARN

"Special message to @matchroomboxing @eddiehearn @tonybellew now haye is done fight a real heavyweight in me AKA GypsyKing bellend will get banged," stated undefeated former unified heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, who recently took to social media ...... continue reading

DAVID HAYE INJURES BICEP; REMATCH WITH TONY BELLEW POSTPONED: "IT'S A BIG DISAPPOINTMENT"

David Haye has been forced out of the rematch with Tony Bellew after injuring his bicep in freak accident. Haye and Bellew were set to renew hostilities again at The O2 in London on December 17 following their rollercoaster first meeting in ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: TRIPLE K RETURNS

Why is it that boxing’s moral high ground always stays at gutter-level? Maybe it’s the fact that, unlike other major sports, boxing’s media voices are gutless and eager to turn tricks for those who run the big shows. I guess ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SCHAEFER EXPOSES DE LA HOYA; CALLS BS ON MCGREGOR CALLOUT AND SECRET TRAINING: "A PR STUNT"

"I think it was more of a PR stunt for his radio show...I have people sending me like pictures with him like drinking in different places and so on, so I don't know if that's the way you train...if he wants to have a comeback, I think ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] VIRGIL HUNTER DESTROYS CARL FROCH; SAYS HE'S BITTER, TORMENTED, AND CAN'T LIVE WITH LOSS TO WARD

"He has to come with something else to convince himself, you know, why he lost the fight...the majority of his career was fought in his hometown...he never got a big stadium fight until he fought the rematch with Kessler...it's this ability that ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JESSIE VARGAS GUNNING FOR KEITH THURMAN; DISCUSSES JOINING HAYMON'S PBC AND DECEMBER 15 RETURN

"I'm excited...I'm definitely stoked...we're putting on a great show...you don't want to miss it...I've stayed in the gym year-round...I'm trying to be responsible and give my fans a better performance than the ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] RICHARD SCHAEFER DISSES "NOVICE" EDDIE HEARN AGAIN; CHECKS NEGOTIATING TACTICS: "FEW THINGS TO LEARN"

"For these kind of fights to be made, you really should negotiate behind closed doors...not every time you have a phone call with somebody, announce it and issue a press release...I'm having breakfast with Al Haymon and Shelly Finkel and I ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ABNER MARES CRINGES AT DE LA HOYA, PREFERS MCGREGOR BOX "PRIME" FIGHTERS; TALKS UFC IN BOXING

"I mean...Oscar De La Hoya is a great person, great fighter; he was a great fighter...it brings attention, but I don't see why...there's other fighters that McGregor could fight at this time that are in this prime...I would rather see ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JESSIE VARGAS REVEALS WHAT HE TOLD ERROL SPENCE JR. ABOUT FUTURE SHOWDOWN; NOT BACKING DOWN FROM IT

"He's a good fighter...he comes to fight...you gotta respect fighters that way...it's going to be a very entertaining several couple of years...I actually spoke with Errol Spence once, briefly...we'll give it to them," stated former ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] PROMOTER SCHAEFER WARNS ANTHONY JOSHUA; EXPLAINS WHY HE KNOWS DEONTAY WILDER WILL KNOCK HIM OUT

"There's a lot of frustration which has built up in Deontay...this was really a statement to Anthony Joshua...I've known Deontay for a long time, so I know what I'm talking about...he's ready physically and mentally...he's going ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ADRIEN BRONER AND RAU'SHEE WARREN ENTERTAIN FANS; GIVE BACK AT 3RD ANNUAL TURKEY GIVEAWAY

FightHype.com was on hand at the Third Presbyterian Church in Cincinnati, Ohio where former world champions Adrien Broner and Rau'shee Warren hosted their 3rd Annual Turkey Giveaway to lend a helping hand to families as they celebrate ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA ENTERTAINS FANS; GIVES BACK AT 21ST ANNUAL TURKEY GIVEAWAY

FightHype.com was on hand at the Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School where the Oscar De La Hoya Foundation hosted its 21st Annual Turkey Giveaway to lend a helping hand to East Los Angeles families as they celebrate Thanksgiving this ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ADRIEN BRONER AND RAU'SHEE WARREN OPEN UP ABOUT "WANTING TO DO BETTER" BEING POSITIVE ROLE MODELS

FightHype.com was on hand at the Third Presbyterian Church in Cincinnati, Ohio where former world champions Adrien Broner and Rau'shee Warren hosted their 3rd Annual Turkey Giveaway to lend a helping hand to families as they celebrate ...... continue reading