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Fine, we’ll talk Floyd Mayweather vs. 50 Cent feud a little bit today

What can I say? Here at ProBoxing-Fans.com, we try and we try to avoid the out of the ring BS and celebrity gossip absurdity which has come to account for much of the "sports news" world these days. I mean really, we try very hard to avoid this trash. Yet, the people want what they want, sometimes... and sometimes it's worth chiming in. Here, we're finally delving...
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Hopkins vs. Kovalev confirmed for November 8th in Atlantic City

Since the August 4th announcement of the Bernard Hopkins vs. Sergey Kovalev fight, the boxing world has been wondering when and where the two will meet and put their titles on the line. The wait is over as Golden Boy Promotions and Main Events announced today that Hopkins vs. Kovalev will take place Saturday, Nov. 8 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ live on HBO World Championship...
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Mayweather-Maidana 2 undercard quotes: Santa Cruz, Angulo, Vazquez-Bey

All of the fighters who were recently announced as being on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 "Mayhem" pay-per-view undercard recently took part in a media conference call to discuss their respective upcoming fights. Find the full transcript here. James De La Rosa Hello. I'm doing well. I'm James De La Rosa, 22-2 with 13 KOs and looking to come out and put...
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Undefeated Alantez Fox, a 6’5″ junior middleweight, signs with DiBella

DiBella Entertainment (DBE) has announced the signing of undefeated junior middleweight prospect Alantez Fox to an exclusive co-promotional agreement with New Legend Boxing. At 6'5", Fox is a tall, slick boxer who literally stands head and shoulders above most of his 154lb. contemporaries. Having already built his record to 12-0-1 (4 KOs) with exceptional physical tools...
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Unbeaten Derrick Webster headlines Tuesday Night Fights series in Philly on Sept 16th

After a successful inaugural show, Tuesday Night Fights is back for the 2nd installment on Tuesday, September 16 at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia. The show, which is promoted by Joe Hand Promotions and D and D Management is a pro-am show that will feature some of the best talent in the Philadelphia region. Headlining the professional portion of the card will be undefeated...
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20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Adrien Broner vs. Emanuel Taylor preview

Adrien Broner's next fight brings him back to his hometown of Cincinnati, as "The Problem" takes on Emanuel Taylor, a fight riding high with a streak of several big wins in the division. Right here, you can find Showtime's Broner vs. Taylor video preview and promo video, taking a quick  look at the Broner fight, as well as the rest of the card. The rest of the...
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Videos: Mayweather vs. Maidana fight promos, All Access previews & more

While all of the attention on Floyd Mayweather these days seems to be on out of the ring tabloid rumors, 50 Cent challenging him to an ALS/ESL Harry Potter reading challenge, and feuds with Nelly and whomever the hell else, let's not forget that he's less than a month away from his rematch against Marcos Maidana. That's why here, we'll be discussing the actual...
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Q&A interview with Irish prospect Joe Ward, bronze medalist at 2013 Worlds & joining APB

In the Light Heavyweight (81kg) category of the APB, AIBA Pro Boxing league, one of the top fighters to watch is young Irishman Joe Ward, the bronze medalist at the 2013 World Boxing Championships in Almaty, who says he is ready to ‘rock and roll’ when the competition comes around. We caught up with the County Westmeath man who explained just why he is looking forward to the...
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Ivan Redkach switches to Robert Garcia as trainer

Undefeated lightweight Ivan "The Terrible" Redkach (17-0, 13 KOs) has changed head trainers, adding Robert Garcia to his corner. The 28-year-old Redkach, who won 260 of 300 amateur matches and represented his native Ukraine at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing as a team alternate, was always considered a better professional prospect than amateur because of his ferocious style...
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Austin Trout vs. Daniel Dawson FNF weigh-in results

Former champion Austin "No Doubt" Trout (26-2,14 KO's) returns to battle against Daniel "The Rock" Dawson (40-3-1, 26 KO's) in the main event on ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra™ from the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California on Friday, August 22nd. Check out the weigh-in results for the card right here.   Austin Trout...
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New Blood weigh-in results for tonight’s card, Sindy Amador in action

Thompson Boxing Promotions returns to the Omega Products Outdoor Arena tonight with a stacked "New Blood" card featuring hard-hitting junior welterweights Luis Solis (14-3-4, 12 KOs) of Progreso, Mex. and Miguel Angel Huerta (27-12-1, 18 KOs) of Mexico City, Mex. in the 8-round main event. Check out the weigh-in results for the card and photos of the fighters right here...
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Arthur Abraham vs. Paul Smith opening quotes & photos

On September 27 in Kiel, Germany, Arthur Abraham (40-4, 28 KOs) puts his WBO title on the line against Paul Smith (35-3, 20 KOs). The champion and challenger came face-to-face for the first time at the kick-off press conference at the Sparkassen-Arena. The champion, ‘’King Arthur’’, is anticipating a British invasion on September 27, with Smith having reportedly already...
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Mayweather Promotions Shobox tripleheader on Aug 30th: Love, Jack & Gavril in action

On Saturday, August 30th at The Pearl at Palms Resort Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, Mayweather Promotions presents a Shobox tripleheader live on SHowtime at 9:30 pm Eastern. Also that night, Showtime will be premiering the first episode of All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 episode 1. Here are all of the details on the card, and the three featured fights.   SHOWTIME: SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS...
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Frankie De Alba & Naim Nelson in action October 4 at Valley Forge Casino

On Saturday night, October 4, boxing returns to the Valley Forge Casino Resort with a big night of boxing that will be headlined by Frankie De Alba appearing in the 8-round Jr. Lightweight bout. In the 8-round co-feature, undefeated Jr. Welterweight Naim Nelson will take on Delaware favorite Ryan Belasco. DeAlba of Reading, PA will compete in an 8-round bout. He has won 11 consecutive...
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Manny Pacquiao receives good news for tax case

The Philippine Supreme Court issued a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) to stop the enforcement of the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) ruling which ordered Saranggani Congressman Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee to post a cash bond in the amount of P3,298,514,894.35 (US$74.9 Million) or a surety bond in the amount of P4,947,772,341.53 (US$112.4 Million), as a condition for suspending...
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Thomas Stalker faces fellow unbeaten Chris Jenkins on Oct 25th card

London Olympic 2012 Captain Tom Stalker will face fellow unbeaten fighter Chris Jenkins in a British Light Welterweight Title eliminator on Queensberry Promotions’ ‘Magnificent Seven Fight Again’ bill at the Liverpool Echo Arena on October 25th. Frank Warren won the purse bids this month for the contest and Liverpool favourite Stalker will be looking to put himself in line...
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Unbeaten Robert Brant & Jamal James in action at Grand Casino Hinckley on Friday

Friday Night's card at Grand Casino Hinckley, where another sold out crowd is expected, will feature a handful of the most talented prospects the state of Minnesota has produced in several years. In the night's first featured bout Robert "Bravo" Brant (11-0 6 KOs) of St. Paul, MN will look to keep his undefeated record intact and his momentum growing as he takes...
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Who should Kell Brook fight next? Top 4 choices

Assessing the options for Kell Brook's next fight: Kell Brook shocked the boxing world last Saturday by beating ‘Showtime’ Shawn Porter, taking the American’s alphabet title belt in the process. Brook had to wait a long time for the opportunity, having missed out through injuries in the past, and now must be looking to make the most of his titleholder status. Several names...
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Austin Trout returns to headline FNF season finale this week

Former Junior Middleweight titleholder Austin “No Doubt” Trout (26-2, 14 KOs) will meet Daniel “Awesome” Dawson (40-3-1, 26 KOs) Friday, August 22, in the 10-round main event on the season finale of ESPN Friday Night Fights. Friday’s show from the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif., will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2, and s promoted by Goossen Promotions. Mexico’s...
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Get to know women’s flyweight titlist Sindy Amador

For champion boxer Sindy Amador (12-1, 1 KO), what started as a way to get in shape and learn a few self-defense tricks, turned into a life long passion for the sweet science that has helped her become one of the most feared female light flyweights in the world. "I had no idea that I was going to develop an obsession for boxing," said Amador, who fights Anahi Torres (12...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden Boy looks back on the 1st year of Golden Boy Live series

Exactly one year ago yesterday, Golden Boy Promotions kicked off its Golden Boy Live! series on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes, an undertaking that led to 24 fight cards in a single year featuring hundreds of fighters in front of thousands of fans from numerous venues across the United States and Puerto Rico. "When we created Golden Boy Live!, our goal was to showcase up-and...
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Luis Ortiz vs. Lateef Kayode set for Sept 11 in Vegas, WBA decides it’s worth a meaningless title

Unbeaten heavyweights Luis Ortiz and Lateef Kayode will meet at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to battle for the vacant WBA Heavyweight World Title (a title that's absolutely worthless by any measure) in the main event of Golden Boy Live. The fight will be held on Thursday, September 11, just two days Before"MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2" takes over Las...
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Joey Dawejko makes quick return, headlines Sept 19 at Harrah’s Philadelphia

On Friday, September 19, Heavyweight Joey Dawejko will headline in an 8-round bout at Harrahs Philadelphia. Dawejko of Philadelphia has a record of 11-4-2 with 4 knockouts and is on a three fight winning streak. The 24 year-old Dawejko was a former world junior amateur champion which was part of a 56-12 record in the non-paid ranks. He turned professional in 2009 with a 6-round unanimous...
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Manny Pacquiao & Chris Algieri press tour: From Macau & Shangai to LA, Vegas, San Fran & NYC

Manny Pacquiao and unbeaten opponent Chris Algieri, will fight on Saturday, November 22, at The Venetian® Macao's Cotai Arena. Pacquiao (56-4-3), the Filipino icon, and Algieri (20-0), the scholar fighter, along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo, and Ed Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China Ltd.,...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

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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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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