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LOS ANGELES (OCT. 11, 2017) – December 2 will mark the end of an era in boxing as four-division and six-time world champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) enters the ring for the final time to defend his WBO

NEW YORK — Daniel Jacobs will face Luis Arias on his Matchroom Boxing debut at NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York

By Danny Z| Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing World Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaiman stated through Twitter that Luis Ortiz had failed a recent drug test from September 22,  just after his world title shot against Deontay Wilder was announced.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer In what is likely a top contender for fight of the year, the heavyweight world title bout between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko from this past April, produced fireworks that we haven’t seen in

STATEMENT FROM GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS AND GGG PROMOTIONS ON REPORTS OF CANELO-GOLOVKIN PAY-PER-VIEW NUMBERS LOS ANGELES (Sept. 28, 2017) While everyone at Golden Boy Promotions and GGG Promotions appreciate the media’s recognition that the fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady

INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — Matchroom head, Eddie Hearn, recently announced plans to branch into the U.S. market after signing former middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs, and striking a television deal with HBO.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Seemingly the first U.S. known transgender fighter approved to fight in sanctioned [USA Boxing] amateur bouts, Pat Manuel sat down with HBO Boxing’s Jim Lampley in an in-depth interview on the latest edition of

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Former world champion Bernard Hopkin, who is also a minority owner in Golden Boy Promotions, reveals the keys to victory in the potential rematch between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin. Hopkins, 52,

LOS ANGELES — Following the conclusion Jorge Linares’ win over England’s Luke Camebell, the media caught up with former pound-for-pound king Roy Jones, Jr., who spoke about the potential rematch between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Known as “El Niño de Oro,” lightweight Jorge Linares was able to gain a split-decision victory over Luke Cambell from The Forum on the latest telecast of HBO After Dark. Linares