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Massive rankings update: Kell Brook’s win over Shawn Porter & much more

You caught us -- we've been slacking on our divisional top 10 rankings updates. It was time for an overhaul. So we've gone ahead and updated nearly half of the top 10s in the sport, all at once. Go ahead and dive in and take a look at all of our updated boxing rankings. Updated heavyweight division rankings Updated cruiserweight division rankings Updated light heavyweight...
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Canadian prospects Hyppolite & Hussain win at Quebec City card

A new wave of Canadian boxing prospects was showcased this past weekend in Quebec City by Eye of the Tiger Management (EOTTM) on its popular Fight Night Series. EOTTM's new wave includes Schiller Hyppolite (13-1, 9 KOs) and undefeated welterweight "Super" Mian Hussain (10-0, 5 KOs), who were both victorious last Saturday night in impressive performances. The 28...
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Mayweather Promotions holds Back to School Giveaway event for hundreds of Vegas families

Mayweather Promotions, The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation and the rising stars fighting under the Mayweather Promotions banner held a "Back To School Giveaway" on Saturday, giving away hundreds of school supplies for children in the Las Vegas area as the summer comes to a close and families prepare for the school season. The event, held at the Mayweather Boxing Club, was...
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Bradley Skeete & Frank Buglioni in action Sept 20th at York Hall

Penge Welterweight Bradley Skeete and Enfield Super Middleweight Frank Buglioni will headline Queensberry Promotions’ season opener at York Hall on Saturday, September 20th. Skeete, hot on the trail of a British title shot, will defend his WBA Intercontinental Welterweight Championship on the bill after impressing with a 3rd round knockout win in his last outing against Steven...
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Results & photos: Giovani Santillan & Christopher Martin win at Harley Davidson San Diego fight card

San Diego product Giovani Santillan (14-0, 8 KOs) put on an electric performance against Osenohan Vazquez (7-2-1, 2 KOs) in Saturday's 8-round main event from Thompson Boxing Promotions "Path to Glory SD Style" show at the Harley-Davidson Dealership San Diego. Santillan, 22, used an effective mix of technical ability and defense to produce a fifth round TKO win. ...
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Rich Gingras vs. Joey McCreedy New England showdown on Sept 14th at Twin River

On Friday, Sept. 12th, 2014, light heavyweights Rich Gingras and Joey McCreedy will square off in the main event at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I. Fresh off his knockout win over Jamie Velazquez in June for the then-vacant New England title, Lincoln's Gingras (14-4-1, 9 KOs) will meet McCreedy (15-7-2, 6 KOs), the pride of Lowell, Mass., . The fight is scheduled for eight...
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Is Andre Ward vs. Mikkel Kessler II happening & if so, is that a good thing?

Late last week the Danish news site ekstrabladet.dk reported that their hometown boxing hero, Mikkel Kessler, and the super middleweight phenom Andre Ward would be getting it on again. The pair originally met in November 2009 as part of the Super Six tournament, and was the first fight where boxing fans well and truly saw what Andre Ward was capable of. Entering as a moderate underdog...
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Marcos Maidana: Mayweather’s not as good as people think

Marcos "El Chino" Maidana, who's preparing for his rematch with Floyd Mayweather on Saturday, Sept. 13, met with media members in Carson, Calif., last Saturday at StubHub Center and took part in an interview on the Showtime Boxing telecast. Here, you can find all the quotes from Maidana, as well as Leo "Terremoto" Santa Cruz,and Alfredo "El Perro"...
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Antoine Douglas to return Oct 24 in NJ

On Friday night, October 24, undefeated Middleweight Antoine "Action" Douglas will headline a great night of boxing at the Ukrainian Cultural Center in Somerset, New Jersey. The scheduled 8-round bout will be the main event of a card promoted by GH3 Promotions. Douglas of Burke, Virginia has a record of 14-0-1 been one of the most talked about Middleweight prospects in...
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Gabriel Campillo: Back & ready for anyone at 175 lbs

Former light heavyweight titlist Gabriel Campillo (24-6-1, 11 KOs) is looking for his next dance partner. Coming off a career-rejuvenating victory over formerly undefeated Thomas Williams Jr., on August 1, live on ESPN Friday Night Fights at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington, in which he stopped Williams in five rounds, "The Handsome Man," Campillo next wants...
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Sergey Kovalev auctioning off items to help friend Mago

Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev may be the Russian Wrecking Ball in the ring, but outside the ring he has nothing but compassion for his fallen comrades. Krusher has posted fight-worn/autographed memorabilia from his most recent WBO Light Heavyweight Title defense against Blake Caparello for auction on eBay. The proceeds from the sales will benefit Magomed Abdusalamov, the Russian...
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Amanda Serrano wins in Argentina, grabbing another title

Highly touted female boxer from Puerto Rico by way of Brooklyn, New York, Amanda Serrano ( 21-1-1, 16 KO's ) scored a impressive six round knockout over localist, Maria 'Tily' Maderna ( 13-9-3, 2 KO's ) from Buenos Aires to grab the WBO Lightweight belt. The fight was held at the Argentine Boxing Federation Stadium. This was Maderna's fourth title defense...
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Francisco Santana ready to continue stepping up

After extending his winning streak to 9-fights in a row, Francisco "Chia" Santana (21-3-1, 10 KOs), is looking forward towards fighting for a regional title by the end of the year. Friday night at the Chumash Casino, Santana defeated Luis Alfredo Lugo (13-21-1, 5 KOs) by way of a fifth round TKO. With the win, Santana feels he's ready to fight all top contenders, especially...
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Results, photos & video highlights: Kell Brook defeats Shawn Porter, Dirrell beats Bika

Turns out, it was Showtime ... for "The Special One," Kell Brook. In an upset, Britain's Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs), of Sheffield, England, won a battle of undefeated welterweights and the IBF title with a majority 12-round decision over defending champion "Showtime" Shawn Porter (24-1-1, 15 KOs), Saturday on Showtime from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Check...
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FNF results: Denis Shafikov takes out & busts up Rustam Nugaev

Gary Shaw Productions presented another edition of ESPN "Friday Night Fights" at the Chumash Resort Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif. In the main event, Lightweight contender Rustam Nugaev's (27-7-1, 17 KOs) five fight knockout streak was halted by a very determined Denis Shafikov (34-1-1, 18 KOs), who put on a stellar performance winning by TKO at the 1:16 mark of round...
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Shawn Porter-Kell Brook weigh-in results & photos

Check out the official weigh-in results and photos for tonight's Showtime tripleheader, headlined by Shawn porter vs. Kell Brook. WBC Super Middleweight Champion Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika and undefeated challenger Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell have been heckling and hurling insults at each other ever since their first fight (Dec. 2013) on SHOWTIME ended in a controversial...
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Hank Lundy calls out Ruslan Provodnikov: I’m ready to fight, they didn’t want to fight me

Ruslan Provodnikov, “The Siberian Rocky,” is looking to step back into the ring this fall following a close loss to Chris Algieri in June, and Philadelphia’s “Hammerin’” Hank Lundy could be next on the hard-hitting Russian’s list. Coming off his third consecutive win in July, Lundy (25-3-1, 12 KOs) is now ranked No. 3 in the WBC among lightweights and would have no...
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Watch: Live Shawn Porter-Kell Brook weigh-in video stream

Showtime is offering a live stream of Friday’s official weigh-in for Shawn Porter vs. Kell Brook welterweight title fight taking place this Saturday, Aug. 16, from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Right here, you can watch the live Porter vs. Brook weigh-in video stream. Check it out. The Porter-Brook weigh-in video is set to begin at approximately 4 pm Eastern on Friday afternoon...
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Cuba vs. Kazakhstan exhibition set for September, full lineups announced

With just under a month to go until the exhibition match between current WSB Champions Cuba Domadores and WSB Champions of Season III Astana Arlans Kazakhstan, the full lineups from each franchise that will showcase their skills at the Daulet Sporting Complex in Astana have been announced. The match, which will act as a precursor to the eagerly awaited Season V, will be held over...
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Porter vs. Brook final press conference photos & quotes

The final press conference was held on Thursday for this Saturday's tripleheader live on Showtime (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Check out the photos and quotes here. SHAWN PORTER, IBF Welterweight World Champion "There was good energy today and the crowd really got me going. I have a lot to offer to this sport. I'm one of the...
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San Diego boxers ready to shine this weekend at Path to Glory

As a California city, San Diego is often characterized as a second-tier boxing scene, sandwiched between traditional powerhouses Tijuana, Mex. and the expansive reach of Los Angeles and its suburbs, despite the locals strong appetite for the sweet science. The five San Diego boxers starring in Saturday's "Path to Glory SD Style" event from the local Harley Davidson...
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FNF weigh-in results: Nugaev vs. Shafikov tonight

Tonight on ESPN's Friday Night Fights from the Chumash Resort Casino in Santa Ynez, California, Rustam Nugaev meets Denis Shafikov in the main event. Right here, you can find the full weigh-in results for the card, which also features prospect Jose Pedraza. The Nugaev vs. Shafikov fight is a title eliminator. 12-ROUND MAIN EVENT Rustam Nugaev 134 vs. Denis Shafikov135 Jose Pedraza...
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Video: James DeGale confident that Kell Brook will defeat Shawn Porter

James DeGale MBE has backed stable mate Kell Brook to rip the IBF World Welterweight title from Shawn Porter when they clash this weekend. DeGale is the star guest in the second edition of The Kugan Cassius Show exclusively available to Matchroom Fight Pass members, and ‘Chunky’ told Kugan that Kell can rise to the occasion against a man he boxed in the amateurs. “It's...
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Amir Khan raises over $350k for his new charity foundation

Last night at the Hilton Deansgate Hotel in Manchester, boxer Amir Khan hosted a glittering fundraising dinner for the launch of the Amir Khan Foundation, raising a staggering £218,000 (over $360,000), for the new charity (Charity Number 1158078). A number of well-known faces, as well as 500 guests from across the country joined Amir at the sell-out event, including much-loved...
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Adrien Broner-Emanuel Taylor presser photos & quotes from Cincinnati

Adrien "The Problem" Broner and  Emanuel "Tranzformer" Taylor held a kickoff press conference at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati on Thursday to formally announce their upcoming showdown on Saturday, Sept. 6, LIVE on SHOWTIME®. Broner (28-1, 22 KOs) will return to his hometown of Cincinnati for the first time in two years and will face Taylor (18-2...
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