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  1. British prospects on Porter-Brook card

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight contender Kell Brook isn't the only British fighter headed to the StubHub Center in Carson, California, to fight on Aug. 16. Two of his Matchroom Boxing stablemates -- lightweight Luke Campbell and super middleweight Callum Smith -- w...

    Blog | July 25, 2014
  2. Martirosyan starting over

    Dan Rafael

    Released by Top Rank earlier this month, not long after suffering his first career loss, junior middleweight contender Vanes Martirosyan signed on Tuesday with promoter Dan Goossen. Martirosyan, 27, had been with Top Rank for his entire pro career...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  3. Robert Helenius will have shoulder surgery, miss March 31 Europea...

    Dan Rafael

    Heavyweight contender Robert Helenius, who was due to defend the European title on March 31 against an opponent to be determined, will instead be sidelined until the summer because of a shoulder injury.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2012
  4. Lightweight Anthony Peterson injures knee, out of Saturday's pay-...

    Dan Rafael

    Rising lightweight contender Anthony Peterson of Washington injured his left knee, forcing him to withdraw from his 10-round pay-per-view fight against Edner Cherry on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2009
  5. Rubio named Khan's trainer after highly publicized search

    Dan Rafael

    Lightweight contender Amir Khan's highly publicized search for a trainer ended in something of a surprise when the 2007 prospect of the year and England's brightest young star named Jorge Rubio as his chief second on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2008
  6. Notebook: Timing now right for Brock to gain title shot

    Dan Rafael

    Undefeated contender Calvin Brock will face IBF champ Wladimir Klitschko for a heavyweight championship Nov. 11 at Madison Square Garden. Dan Rafael writes.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2006
  7. Bout to give boost to cruiserweight division

    Dan Rafael

    O'Neil Bell will face perennial contender Dale Brown for a vacant cruiserweight belt in Hollywood, Fla., on Friday Night Fights (ESPN2, 8 ET).

    Story | Conversation | May 18, 2005