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  1. Verdejo back in action in Orlando

    Dan Rafael

    Lightweight Felix Verdejo, a 2012 Puerto Rican Olympian and one of boxing's most exciting prospects, is back in action on Saturday night. Verdejo's scheduled six-round fight against Ivan Zavala (6-5-1, 2 KOs) of Mexico at the Bahia Shrine Temple i...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  2. Exciting Segura back in action

    Dan Rafael

    Former junior flyweight champ Giovani Segura of Mexico, one of boxing's most exciting fighters and one of the most devastating punchers pound for pound, returns to action on April 5 (UniMas) in Tijuana. Segura (31-3-1, 27 KOs) will take on country...

    Blog | March 28, 2014
  3. Bey, O'Connor out of TV fights

    Dan Rafael

    One fighter is ill and one is injured, situations that have caused both to withdraw from upcoming televised fights. Lightweight Mickey Bey (19-1-1, 9 KOs) has fallen ill and was forced on Tuesday to pull out of his fight against Alan Herrera (32-5...

    Blog | February 26, 2014
  4. Nathan Cleverlys cruiserweight debut is once again on hold

    Dan Rafael

    Former light heavyweight titleholder Nathan Cleverly's cruiserweight debut is once again on hold.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2014
  5. DeMarco set for quick return

    Dan Rafael

    Former lightweight titlist Antonio DeMarco of Mexico returns to action this week in Tijuana, Top Rank announced on Monday. DeMarco, who turns 28 on Tuesday, will face countryman Jesus Gurrola (20-5-3, 9 KOs) in a scheduled 10-round junior welterwe...

    Blog | January 06, 2014
  6. Macklin hopes for Sturm rematch

    Dan Rafael

    Middleweight contender Matthew Macklin returned to his winning ways on Dec. 7 by scoring a clear 10-round decision against previously undefeated Lamar Russ and now wants a rematch (one he deserves) with titleholder Felix Sturm. Macklin (30-5, 20 K...

    Blog | December 15, 2013
  7. Ponce De Leon set to return

    Dan Rafael

    Former two-division titleholder Daniel Ponce De Leon is on the comeback trail after losing his featherweight belt to Abner Mares by ninth-round knockout in May. Ponce De Leon (44-5, 35 KOs) will fight in his native Mexico on Nov. 16, manager Frank...

    Blog | October 17, 2013
  8. Anthony Joshua's pro debut foe set

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from the boxing world: • Anthony Joshua, the 2012 British Olympic super heavyweight gold medalist, had his Oct. 5 pro debut opponent announced on Wednesday. Joshua will face 32-year-old Emanuele Leo (8-0, 3 KOs) of Italy in ...

    Blog | September 25, 2013
  9. Scott Quigg-Yoandris Salinas title fight pushed back to October

    Dan Rafael

    The fight between Scott Quigg and Yoandris Salinas for a vacant junior featherweight title, originally scheduled for Sept. 28 in Manchester, England, was pushed back for a week on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | September 21, 2013
  10. Floyd Mayweather's record $41.5M purse finalized

    Dan Rafael

    Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. will indeed receive an all-time record purse of $41.5 million for his junior middleweight unification showdown with fellow titleholder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez following Saturday night's fight at the MGM Grand Garden

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2013
  11. Lightweight contenders Terence Crawford, Andrey Klimov to face of...

    Dan Rafael

    Terence Crawford will face Andrey Klimov in a battle of undefeated lightweight contenders on Oct. 5, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN.com on Tuesday. Terence Crawford will face Andrey Klimov in a battle of undefeated lightweight contenders

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2013
  12. Klitschko-Povetkin on U.S. TV?

    Dan Rafael

    Although the deal isn't signed yet, HBO is in the process of finalizing a deal to acquire American broadcast rights for heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko's defense against Alexander Povetkin on Oct. 5 in Moscow. The network would televise the f...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  13. Delvin Rodriguez to fight Miguel Cotto in Oct. 5 junior middlewei...

    Dan Rafael

    Miguel Cotto and Delvin Rodriguez will meet in a scheduled 12-round junior middleweight bout on Oct. 5 (HBO).

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2013
  14. Cotto-Rodriguez likely in Orlando

    Dan Rafael

    The paperwork is being finalized to bring the Miguel Cotto fight on Oct. 5 (HBO) to the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., Top Rank chairman Bob Arum told ESPN.com on Wednesday. Arum had also been considering staging the fight at Marlins Stadium in M...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  15. Wladimir Klitschko to fight Alexander Povetkin Oct. 5 in Moscow

    Dan Rafael

    Wladimir Klitschko will make his 15th heavyweight championship defense when he faces Alexander Povetkin in a meeting of Olympic gold medal winners on Oct. 5 at the SC Olimpiyskiy arena in Moscow.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2013
  16. Don King defaults on bid for Marco Huck vs. Ola Afolabi III

    Dan Rafael

    Promoter Don King, who swooped in and won a purse bid in late February for a shocking $1.5 million to gain promotional rights to the third fight between cruiserweight titlist Marco Huck and interim titleholder Ola Afolabi has defaulted on his bid.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2013