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  1. Andy Lee ordered by WBO to start negotiating defense against Bill...

    Dan Rafael

    Newly crowned middleweight titleholder Andy Lee was ordered by the WBO to begin negotiating his first defense against mandatory challenger Billy Joe Saunders on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | December 27, 2014
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  3. Lee's 1st defense could be in Ireland

    Dan Rafael

    After Andy Lee, trailing on all three scorecards (two by shutout), knocked out Matt Korobov in the sixth round to win a vacant middleweight world title on Dec. 13 in Las Vegas, he made one thing perfectly clear. As he had said before the fight, Le...

    Blog | December 26, 2014
  4. Billy Joe Saunders beats Chris Eubank Jr. to earn title shot

    Dan Rafael

    Middleweight Billy Joe Saunders won a hard-fought split decision against British countryman Chris Eubank Jr. on Saturday at the ExCel Arena in London to earn a world title shot.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2014
  5. Saunders, Eubank talk until the end

    Dan Rafael

    British middleweights Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr. have verbally attacked each other throughout the promotion for their fight and talked of their dislike for each other. Take that and add in what is at stake and the fight has the makings o...

    Blog | November 26, 2014
  6. Scorecard: Crawford wins, makes case for fighter of the year

    Dan Rafael

    A roundup of the past week's notable boxing results from around the world:...

    Story | Conversation | November 24, 2014
  7. Fury-Chisora II to stream on ESPN3

    Dan Rafael

    The all-British heavyweight rematch between trash-talking contenders Tyson Fury and Dereck Chisora, scheduled for Nov. 29 at the ExCel Arena in London, finally has a U.S. outlet. The fight, as well as two undercard fights, will stream live (and fr...

    Blog | November 14, 2014
  8. News and notes from the WBO convention

    Dan Rafael

    The 27th annual WBO convention wrapped up on Thursday at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The most significant activity at any sanctioning body convention comes on rankings and mandatory day, which is when the floor is open for promoters to make their ca...

    Blog | October 31, 2014
  9. Billy Joe Saunders-Chris Eubank winner to fight for WBO 160-pound...

    Dan Rafael

    The middleweight showdown between British countrymen Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr. was sanctioned by the WBO on Friday as the official eliminator to produce a mandatory challenger for the organization's 160-pound world title.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2014
  10. Korobov-Lee for vacant 160 belt?

    Dan Rafael

    When Peter Quillin gave up his middleweight world title in early September at the behest of manager Al Haymon rather than face Matt Korobov for a career-high payday (by far) of $1,428,630 -- because Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports swooped in and won a purs...

    Blog | October 02, 2014
  11. Tyson Fury-Dereck Chisora fight moves dates again, to Nov. 29

    Dan Rafael

    The all-British heavyweight rematch between contenders Tyson Fury and Dereck Chisora has yet another new date: Nov. 29 at the ExCel arena in London, promoter Frank Warren announced Monday.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2014
  12. Demetrius Andrade, Matt Korobov to fight for vacant WBO middlewei...

    Dan Rafael

    The WBO had a choice to make in the wake of Peter Quillin relinquishing its middleweight world title last week.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2014
  13. Scorecard: Gennady Golovkin scores another impressive KO victory

    Dan Rafael

    A roundup of the past week's notable boxing results from around the world:...

    Story | Conversation | July 28, 2014
  14. Fury, Chisora could meet again

    Dan Rafael

    In July 2011, Tyson Fury outpointed an out-of-shape Dereck Chisora in a crowd-pleasing fight between two of Great Britain's best heavyweights. If things work out, the world contenders could be on their way to a June rematch. Chisora (19-4, 13 KOs)...

    Blog | January 08, 2014
  15. Saunders, Chisora at Copper again

    Dan Rafael

    Billy Joe Saunders, the British and Commonwealth middleweight champion, and heavyweight Dereck Chisora co-headlined the first pro boxing card at the Copper Box Arena -- a facility used for the 2012 London Olympics -- on Sept. 21. The card was a su...

    Blog | September 30, 2013
  16. Scorecard: Dereck Chisora trim, sharp in winning Euro title

    Dan Rafael

    Former heavyweight title challenger Dereck Chisora was at his lightest -- and perhaps his best -- in walking through Edmund Gerber on Saturday to win the Euro title and remain in the running for even bigger fights.

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2013
  17. Cut forces Groves to withdraw

    Dan Rafael

    The first thing I thought of when I saw super middleweight contender George Groves of England suffer a really nasty cut over his right eye in his fight against Francisco Sierra last Saturday was that there was no chance he would be able to go forward...

    Blog | August 02, 2012