11 Apr 2018

Boxing Preview: Ruben Villa, Bruno Escalante, Francisco Vargas, Jamal James

Thompson Boxing in Salinas Ruben Villa It’s fight week!!! Weigh inns will be open to the public on Friday April 13th at 1 at the storm house.Tickets will be sold at the door!☝?? #RV4 #salinascalifornia @thompsonboxing @bannerboxing @the_danny_z @everlast @eaner0919 A post shared by Ruben Villa IV (@rubenv4) on Apr

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21 Sep 2016

Andy Ruiz Jr no longer fighting Hughie Fury on October 29th

Andy Ruiz junior pulls out of fight October 29th. Against @hughiefury. News just in today. — peter fury. (@peterfury) September 21, 2016 Via Twitter yesterday, Peter Fury, the trainer of Hughie Fury, announced that Andy Ruiz Jr had pulled out of the fight on October 29th which was going to

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18 Jun 2016

Medical condition forces Abner Mares out of Jesus Cuellar clash

The highly touted co-main event to June 25th CBS card headlined by Keith Thurman versus Shawn Porter has been scratched with Abner Mares not passing a pre-fight medical exam. Mares was set to face Jesus Cuellar, no word of a bout to replace the action. Below is the statement released

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15 May 2016

Wilder-Povetkin canceled over Povetkin’s failed drug test

In some sad, but unsurprising news – Deontay Wilder(36-0 35KOs)  will not be fighting  per a SKY Sports report. Alexander Povetkin (30-1 22KOs), who failed for meldonium, the substance that Maria Sharapova was caught with last year in tennis after VADA conducted random tests weeks out from the fight. To

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11 Mar 2016

Another Zab Judah fight is canceled

Saturday night’s “Knockout Night at the D,” boxing card to feature headliners Zab Judah vs. Josh Torres has been canceled. The promoter of the event received multiple calls from the Nevada State Athletic Commission about the state of Judah and didn’t want the bout to proceed. This is the third

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11 Mar 2016

David Lemieux misses weight, de la Rosa suspended; fight off

David Lemieux fresh off his pay-per-view headlining bout against Gennady Golovkin missed weight today by nearly three pounds and now the fight is off. After missing weight and having no qualms with being overweight, a frustrated James de la Rosa decided that the money being offered was not worth the

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09 Mar 2016

Matthysse no longer on Canelo-Khan PPV

Lucas Matthysse’s eye is still bothering him and will keep him out of his upcoming bout on May 7th on the undercard of Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan. ESPN.com reported earlier today that in prep for his fight against Mauricio Herrera at 147 lbs. he experienced discomfort in his eye and wanted

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07 Mar 2016

Guillermo Rigondeaux denied visa, fight postponed

Guillermo “El Chacal”(18-0 10KOs) Rigondeaux was scheduled to fight this weekend at Echo Arena in Liverpool, England, but a failed visa will postpone such fight. The fighter, Rigondeaux was not allowed a working visa that now has forced a postponement of the bout. Rigondeaux was scheduled to fight James Dickens,

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23 Feb 2016

Thurman-Porter postponed due to car accident

The biggest fight of the winter is not happening for the time being as undefeated world champion Keith Thurman suffered a neck injury during a car accident that will push back his title defense for Shawn Porter. The announcement made yesterday by promoter, Lou DiBella, explained that though the injuries

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19 Feb 2016

Douglas-Soliman off after Soliman injures knee

A niggling knee injury has put a stop to former World Middleweight Champion, Sam Soliman’s fight against rising  middleweight star 23-year-old Antoine Douglas, which was to be held in Pennsylvania on Saturday, March 5th. A nagging injury that has plagued the later half of Soliman’s career may have cast the

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