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  1. Lomachenko chasing history

    Dan Rafael

    When Vasyl Lomachenko, the heralded two-time Olympic gold medal champion from Ukraine, was making the rounds to meet with promoters to discuss a pro contract this past summer, he let them know that he wanted to fight for a featherweight world title i...

    Blog | October 08, 2013
  2. Boxing promoter Don King refutes rumors of a possible Mike Tyson,...

    Dan Rafael

    Promoter Don King shot down a rumor making the rounds Friday that he had a deal to promote former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson in a third fight with Evander Holyfield, but he was evasive about whether he was in talks with Tyson about a comeback.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2010
  3. Chaves expects war against Rios

    Dan Rafael

    Diego Chaves, who faces Brandon Rios in a 10-round welterweight bout on Saturday night at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, had a difficult time just making it to the United States, which is to say nothing of how rough the fight could be. Chaves' vis...

    Blog | August 01, 2014
  4. Terence Crawford knocks out Yuriorkis Gamboa to retain lightweigh...

    Dan Rafael

    Terence Crawford, happy to be fighting in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, for the first time as a professional, delivered a star-making performance as he knocked out Yuriorkis Gamboa in the ninth round to retain his lightweight world title Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2014
  5. Cleverly comeback scheduled

    Dan Rafael

    Former light heavyweight titlist Nathan Cleverly, last seen in the ring in August when Sergey Kovalev mercilessly pounded him in a fourth-round knockout and took his belt, is making a comeback. Cleverly announced that he would move up to cruiserwe...

    Blog | March 28, 2014
  6. Gonzalez-Mares rematch set

    Dan Rafael

    Jhonny Gonzalez's first-round knockout of Abner Mares to win a featherweight world title on Aug. 24 was one of the most surprising results of 2013. And because Mares, who was making his first defense, had a rematch clause, they are going to do it aga...

    Blog | December 20, 2013
  7. Allan Green fails to make weight by six pounds for fight with Ele...

    Dan Rafael

    Allan Green, the former super middleweight world title challenger, was not even close to making weight for his scheduled 10-round bout against Eleider Alvarez.

    Story | Conversation | July 04, 2013
  8. Ricky Hatton to fight former champ Vyacheslav Senchenko on Nov. 2...

    Dan Rafael

    Former world welterweight champion Ricky Hatton will make his comeback against Vyacheslav Senchenko of Ukraine on Nov. 24.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2012
  9. Is Saturday's fight against Robert Stieglitz the last chance for ...

    Dan Rafael

    The move from middleweight, where he was dominant, to super middleweight has seemingly been a leap too far for Arthur Abraham. But he'll get another crack at a 168-pound title against Robert Stieglitz on Saturday in Berlin in hopes of recapturing his past form.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2012
  10. Adrien Broner's Oct. 6 fight moved

    Dan Rafael

    Adrien Broner is living up to his nickname: "The Problem." Broner, a former junior lightweight titlist who was stripped of his belt for not making weight before a July 21 fight with Vicente Escobedo (which Broner won via dominant fifth-round knock...

    Blog | August 22, 2012
  11. Longtime cutman Joe Souza dies at 77 from prostate cancer

    Dan Rafael

    Longtime cutman Joe Souza, who worked with Arturo Gatti, James Leija, Evander Holyfield, Pernell Whitaker, Fernando Vargas and Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko, died Monday night at his home in San Antonio after battling prostate cancer since 2002.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2011
  12. Kimbo Slice to make professional boxing debut Aug. 13

    Dan Rafael

    Kimbo Slice, the internet fighting sensation who rose to prominence in MMA, is making the jump to the boxing ring.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2011
  13. Sources: HBO withdraws its approval of Paul Williams-Nobuhiro Ish...

    Dan Rafael

    After approving a junior middleweight fight between former welterweight titlist Paul Williams and Japan's Nobuhiro Ishida, HBO withdrew its approval on Tuesday, according to multiple sources involved in the event

    Story | Conversation | May 18, 2011
  14. Pavlik could be fighter of the year

    Dan Rafael

    Within a few minutes of Kelly Pavlik's sensational, star-making seventh-round knockout of Jermain Taylor to win the middleweight championship on Saturday night in Atlantic City, the question came at me from all directions. It came via voicemail...

    Blog | October 01, 2007
  15. Pavlik could be fighter of the year

    Dan Rafael

    Within a few minutes of Kelly Pavlik's sensational, star-making seventh-round knockout of Jermain Taylor to win the middleweight championship on Saturday night in Atlantic City, the question came at me from all directions. It came via voicemail, E-m...

    Blog | Conversation | October 01, 2007
  16. Undercard: Berto stays unbeaten with sixth-round TKO

    Dan Rafael

    Undefeated Andre Berto stopped Miguel Figueroa at 1:59 of the sixth round of their welterweight fight Saturday night on the Jermain Taylor-Kassim Ouma undercard.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2006