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ALI UPSETS COTTO IN FINAL FIGHT

Sadam Ali sends Miguel Cotto into retirement with loss; wins unanimous decision.

WILDER ANNIHILATES STIVERNE IN ROUND 1

Deontay Wilder made quick work of mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne!

JOSHUA STOPS GAME TAKAM IN 10

Relive all the action in FightHype's round-by-round results!

ANDRE WARD RETIRES

Andre Ward says goodbye to boxing and officially retires!

CLARESSA SHIELDS ON TORI NELSON CLASH: "I CAN KO HER BY THE 6TH, 7TH ROUND"

Unified Women’s Super Middleweight World Champion Claressa Shields met with local members of the media and took part in an open-to-the-public workout on Tuesday at Kronk Gym, exactly one month away from defending her 168-pound WBC and IBF ...... continue reading

TERENCE CRAWFORD WARNS JEFF HORN: "GOING TO SEE A BIGGER, STRONGER FIGHTER AND A HARDER PUNCHER"

Undefeated two-division world champion  TERENCE "Bud" CRAWFORD (32-0, 32 KOs), from Omaha,is ready  to move out of the junior welterweight division and up to the welterweight class.  Crawford, the 2014 Fighter of the Year, became ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA RESPONDS TO LOMACHENKO AND ARUM; CALLS BLUFF AND SAYS "HELL YEAH" TO 135 SUMMER CLASH

"He's gotta move up...the interest will always be there...I'm not sure that Top Rank actually is willing to work that fight...I understand the business behind it...I don't know if they're going to be willing to get a fight with ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH DEBATES LOMACHENKO P4P STATUS AFTER "QUITE IMPRESSIVE" RIGONDEAUX TKO

"Quite impressive...very good show...he beat a solid opponent very easily...I trained Rigondeaux for his first 7 fights in America...very talented kid...just too small...maybe a little bit too old at this point," stated world-class trainer Freddie ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA EXPLAINS WHY FIGHTERS QUIT AGAINST LOMACHENKO; NOTES OPPONENT SIZE AND INACTIVITY

"Walters had been inactive for 2 years or something...Rigo hasn't been fighting that often either...the other opponents too...maybe the layoff...too small...lets also give credit to Lomachenko...he is very talented," stated undefeated world ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ROBERT AND MIKEY GARCIA DISS ESPN'S RAFAEL FOR "DISRESPECTING" MAYWEATHER; SAY HE'S SUCKING BALLS

"That's disrespecting Floyd...that would've never happened...Dan obviously wants to suck Bob Arum and Loma's balls...he beat a lot of f*ckin guys that were up there at 130...no chance at all...I totally don't agree with that," stated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ SAYS LOMACHENKO SO GOOD, HE'S BORING; EXPLAINS WHY NO COMPARISON TO PACQUIAO

"I've never seen a fighter like Lomachenko before...he could be the best at his ability, but he can never be compared to a Manny Pacquiao...if I have to watch a Lomachenko fight or a Pacquiao fight, I'll watch a Pacquiao fight...he's so ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA REACTS TO LOMACHENKO MAKING RIGONDEAUX QUIT; RATES PERFORMANCE

"The size advantage really was the biggest factor...Lomachenko did what he had to do...good for him...it's not gonna be a huge satisfaction...you still have to give him credit...he actually boxed better and threw more punches," stated undefeated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA REACTS TO LOMACHENKO MAKING RIGONDEAUX QUIT; SAYS SIZE AND INACTIVITY WERE BIG FACTOR

"I already knew that was going to happen...the main thing was probably the age too...he's not active...3 rounds in 2 years...of course that's not gonna be a positive thing in a big fight...that made the big difference," stated world-class ...... continue reading

JEFF HORN STOPS GARY CORCORAN IN 11TH ROUND; APRIL SHOWDOWN WITH TERENCE CRAWFORD UP NEXT

Moments ago at the Convention & Exhibition Centre in Brisbane, Australia, WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn made a successful defense of his title, stopping game challenger Gary Corcoran in the 11th round. Although Horn got off to a quick ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH JABS MIKEY GARCIA; DOUBTS HE'LL FIGHT LOMACHENKO: "I DON'T THINK SO"

"Mikey Garcia calls everyone out, so it doesn't really matter...will he get in the ring with him...I don't think so," stated world-class trainer Freddie Roach, who shared his thoughts on Vasyl Lomachenko's victory over Guillermo ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ SHOCKING REASON FOR TEVIN FARMER CONTROVERSIAL LOSS; BLAMES STYLE ON "MEXICAN CARD"

"Tevin Farmer won the fight...but you're fighting under a Mexican promoter on a Mexican card...you cannot be moving around and trying to look pretty...you got Mexicans fighting where you're going to have some fights...now you got a Tevin ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH SURPRISE REACTION TO RIGONDEAUX QUITTING; GIVES HIS SOLUTION TO BEAT LOMACHENKO

"Boxing's a tough sport...Miguel has a lot of heart...when Rigondeaux quit on the stool, I was very surprised...he's going to have a tough time getting on TV again...he put himself in that position...he fought a very good fight," stated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ SLAMS RIGONDEAUX FOR QUITTING; SAYS HE SHOULD RETIRE: "HE MAKES BOXING LOOK BAD"

"Rigo shouldn't be fighting anymore...he should retire...he makes boxing look bad...you have to be a warrior...even if you're hurt...I've seen it a lot in Cuban fighters...they're good fighters, but when push comes to shove, they ...... continue reading

HORN VS. CORCORAN TO BE TELEVISED LIVE ON ESPN TOMORROW, DECEMBER 13, AT 6:30AM

Boxing's Cinderella Man and Brisbane, Australia’s favorite son, Jeff “The Hornet” Horn, returns to the ring in the first defense of the world title he won off the legendary Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao.  Horn ...... continue reading

CARLOS CUADRAS VS. MCWILLIAMS ARROYO ADDED TO SUPERFLY 2 EVENT

Following the outstanding response to SUPERFLY 2 being announced last week, a sensational ten-round super flyweight clash has been added with former WBC Super Flyweight World Champion, CARLOS “Principe” CUADRAS, (36-2-1, 27 KO’s), ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN VS. GARY CORCORAN WEIGH-IN AND FINAL FACE OFF

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn and challenger Gary Corcoran both made weight ahead of their upcoming title fight in Brisbane, Australia. Check out the scene as both fighters stepped up on the scales and came face to face for the final time ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM JABS HBO; PUMPED UP ABOUT ESPN'S CROSS-PROMOTION OF BOXING: "THERE'S NOTHING LIKE ESPN"

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

TYSON FURY CLEARED TO FIGHT AGAIN: "READY TO RECLAIM THE WORLD TITLES, WHICH ARE RIGHTFULLY MINE"

Heavyweight boxers Tyson and Hughie Fury are free to immediately resume their boxing careers after coming to a joint agreement with UKAD today to finally resolve the ongoing anti-doping proceeding. Tyson and Hughie have always maintained their ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN RESPONDS TO HEADBUTT CLAIMS; SAYS CORCORAN AFRAID AND WARNS ABOUT BITING

At the final press conference leading up to his first world title defense, champion Jeff Horn was accused of being a dirty fighter by the team of challenger Gary Corcoran, who accused the Brisbane boxer of headbutting opponents. Check out what all ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GARY CORCORAN FED UP; INSISTS JEFF HORN IS DIRTY AND WARNS ABOUT PAYBACK FOR HEADBUTTS

At the final press conference leading up to his first world title defense, champion Jeff Horn was accused of being a dirty fighter by the team of challenger Gary Corcoran, who accused the Brisbane boxer of headbutting opponents. Check out what all ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN DISSED FOR "DIRTY" TACTICS; TEAM CORCORAN MAKES NOTE OF HEADBUTTS

At the final press conference leading up to his first world title defense, champion Jeff Horn was accused of being a dirty fighter by the team of challenger Gary Corcoran, who accused the Brisbane boxer of headbutting opponents. Check out what all ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: LOMACHENKO VS. RIGONDEAUX FIXED FROM THE START

No, it wasn’t fixed in the way many boxing fans think of a fix. There wasn’t any behind the scenes skullduggery going on, no hushed talks about so and so taking a dive or such and such official leaning on the side of the money fighter. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM DISSES ANTHONY JOSHUA'S "SUSPECT" CHIN; SAYS WILDER AND PARKER KNOCK HIM OUT

"I think Joshua is a really, good, exciting fighter...he very ballsy, but I don't think he has a good chin...I really think his chin is suspect...Parker has a chin like iron...he could knock Joshua out...I think Wilder could knock Joshua out," ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FRANK WARREN EXPLAINS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DANIEL DUBOIS AND ANTHONY JOSHUA AT SAME AGE

Earlier tonight at the Copper Box Arena in London, England, former world champion James DeGale was rocked and shocked by Caleb Truax, losing a majority decision as well as his IBF super middleweight title in the process. Check out the scene ...... continue reading

KELL BROOK RETURN SET FOR MARCH 3 AGAINST SERGEY RABCHENKO

Kell Brook will face Sergey Rabchenko on his debut at Super-Welterweight at the FlyDSA Arena in Sheffield on March 3, live on Sky Sports. Brook is gunning to become a two-weight World champion and that journey starts in his seventh outing in ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM WELCOMES "PIECE OF CRAP" DANA WHITE INTO BOXING; EXPLAINS WHY HE THINKS IT'S TERRIFIC

"For me, that would be great...if Dana White started promoting boxing, it would be terrific...it's not an old man's sport...our demographics are young...a lot of kids don't have premium television...when we have a level playing field, we ...... continue reading

TICKETS FOR USYK VS. BRIEDIS SEMI-FINAL ARE ON SALE NOW

Tickets for the Ali Trophy semi-final bout in the cruiserweight edition of the World Boxing Super Series between WBO World Champion Aleksandr Usyk (13-0, 11 KOs) and WBC World Champion Mairis Briedis (23-0, 18 KOs) are on sale now via ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM KILLS PACQUIAO VS. MCGREGOR TALK; DECLARES IT OLD NEWS: "IT'S NOT A F*CKING FIGHT"

"Did somebody connected with Pacquiao reach out for McGregor? Two months ago. They heard nothing back from McGregor. That's where it's at, so take that for what it is...it's old news...I would do it for Manny, but for me, if I promoted ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LOMACHENKO EXPLAINS HOW HE MAKES OPPONENTS QUIT; WANTS BIGGER NAMES AND CHALLENGES

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GUILLERMO RIGONDEAUX POST-FIGHT INJURY UPDATE; POSSIBLY FRACTURED HAND IN 2ND ROUND

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LOMACHENKO CLARIFIES 135 PLANS AFTER STOPPING RIGONDEAUX; HEARS NEWS OF SALIDO LOSING

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ARUM SAYS LOMACHENKO MAKES A JOKE OUT OF MIKEY GARCIA AND MAKES HIM QUIT TOO

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LOMACHENKO WANTS MIKEY GARCIA NEXT; RESPONDS TO GARY RUSSELL JR.

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TERENCE CRAWFORD REACTS IMMEDIATELY AFTER LOMACHENKO STOPS RIGONDEAUX: "HE QUIT"

Moments ago at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super bantamweight champion ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LOMACHENKO REACTS TO RIGONDEAUX INJURY CLAIM; FIRES SHOT ABOUT PRE-FIGHT TRASH TALK ON SOCIAL MEDIA

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM SAYS LOMACHENKO BETTER THAN ALI, LEONARD, AND MAYWEATHER; REACTS TO RIGONDEAUX QUITTING

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

MIGUEL ROMAN STOPS ORLANDO SALIDO IN 9

Miguel "Mickey" Roman (58-13, 45 KOs) brought new life to his career with a spectacular and dominant ninth-round technical knockout victory against four-time, two division world champion Orlando "Siri" Salido (44-14, 31 KOs) in a Fight of the Year ...... continue reading

VASYL LOMACHENKO FORCES GUILLERMO RIGONDEAUX TO QUIT IN THE CORNER AFTER 6 ROUNDS

Moments ago at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super bantamweight champion ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FRANK WARREN SHOCKED BY JAMES DEGALE LOSS; EXPLAINS WHAT WENT WRONG AND HOPES FOR REMATCH

Earlier tonight at the Copper Box Arena in London, England, former world champion James DeGale was rocked and shocked by Caleb Truax, losing a majority decision as well as his IBF super middleweight title in the process. Check out the scene ...... continue reading