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BROOKLYN — WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Erislandy Lara knocked down previously unbeaten Terrell Gausha en route to a 12-round unanimous decision in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Saturday on SHOWTIME at Barclays Center.

BROOKLYN (Oct. 11, 2017) – WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara and undefeated contender Terrell Gausha met with the New York media during a fight

Photos by Alma Montiel for WBC

BROOKLYN — The World Boxing Council (WBC) recently announced that Deontay Wilder will face Bermane Stiverne after Luis Ortiz lost his shot at the world title after failing a drug test within the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association’s (VADA) administered tests.

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

LAS VEGAS — Securing it’s place in the top two highest grossing combat sports’ events in history, the event involving Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and the UFC’s Conor McGregor generated a reported 4.4 million pay-per-view (PPV) buys in the United States.

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 LOS ANGELES — Per the WBC, the winner of this Saturday’s HBO main event between Jorge Linares and Luke Cambell will be the mandatory challenger to Mikey Garcia’s [WBC] world title. The news was

NEW YORK — Deontay Wilder has held his WBC world heavyweight championship since 2015 when he decisioned Bermane Stiverne. Now, this upcoming November 4, he will defend that title against his toughest test to date in hard-hitting Luis Ortiz.