Former light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal, out of action since May 2011 because of injuries, will return Dec. 14 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, promoter Yvon Michel announced Monday.
Former heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman's medical reports are in order and his mandatory shot against titleholder Alexander Povetkin has been rescheduled for Sept. 29 in Hamburg, Germany, the promoters for each fighter told ESPN.com on Monday.
Bernard Hopkins avenged a disputed draw, reclaimed a light heavyweight title and, not least, became boxing's oldest recognized champion ever in Saturday's unanimous decision over Jean Pascal.
Evander Holyfield has accepted an offer to challenge Nikolai Valuev for his heavyweight world title, the former four-time champion told ESPN.com Wednesday night.
Wladimir Klitschko used a steady dose of jabs to control Sultan Ibragimov and coast to a unanimous decision in New York City.
Thursday in California, injury-riddled 2000 Olympic champion Audley Harrison makes his biggest bid for serious heavyweight contention. Then he's getting married.