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By Danny Z | Contributing Writer CARSON, CALIFORNIA — From the famed Stub Hub Center, Leo Santa Cruz retained his WBA super featherweight world title, while his likely future opponent, Abner Mares, also successfully defended his regular WBA world title in two

135 pound world champion Mikey Garcia recently stated on Twitter that conversations with Golden Boy Promotions were conducted for possible bouts with Miguel Cotto and Jorge Linares, but that Golden Boy wanted a multi-fight contract in order to make both opponents happen.

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldana Follow @StackRingside ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA — Friday night at the Double Tree Hotel, Thompson Boxing Promotions brought fight fans another edition of its “New Blood” fight series. On a special evening where the new WBA Super Bantamweight

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.

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña | Staff Writer Follow @StacksRingside INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — Saturday night at the “Fabulous” Forum for the WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine World Lightweight Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KO’s) will put his titles

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing LAS VEGAS — As more than 24 hours have now passed from the huge middleweight world championship bout between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin this past Saturday night, take a

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing LAS VEGAS — After a draw outcome and a 118-110 scorecard that has essentially gotten much of the attention following the matchup between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, here is

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