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MONTREAL — In arguably the second most important middleweight world title fight of the year, WBO world champion Billy Joe Saunders outpointed David Lemieux this past Saturday night in a bout that could possibly set up a meeting with either Gennady Golovkin or Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.

MONTREAL (Dec. 12, 2017)  Golden Boy Promotions and Eye of the Tiger Management, in association with Frank Warren and Vidéotron, today hosted a media workout for the upcoming WBO Middleweight World Championship fight between Billy Joe Saunders (25-0, 12 KOs) and David Lemieux (38-3, 33

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing LONDON — In a battle over the WBO middleweight world title, Willie Monroe, Jr. let his fate be decided by the English Judges, as they favored Billy Joe Saunders in a decision

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing LONDON — Before the anticipated fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin later on this evening, make sure to tune into another middleweight world title bout that will be occurring

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing LONDON — With all the attention focused on the battle between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin this Saturday on HBO pay-per-view, Willie Monroe, Jr. will go up against another middleweight world

Georgian boxer Avtandil Khurtsidze was supposed to fight Billy Joe Saunders next month for the WBO middleweight title, but those plans have changed. Khurtsidze was arrested in connection with an FBI sting on an alleged Russian/Georgian organized crime syndicate.  

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña With 14 world champions, Great Britain has made it’s mark in the world of boxing and continues to be the center of the boxing universe. Saturday night Belfast’ Carl Frampton showed his dominance in his victory