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  1. Rios-Alvarado III possible

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from the boxing world: • Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado are 1-1 in their two hellacious fight of the year contenders. A rubber match to settle the score is a must, and Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told ESPN.com that he hopes t...

    Blog | September 16, 2014
  2. Jessie Vargas to fight Antonio DeMarco in defense of junior welte...

    Dan Rafael

    Junior welterweight Jessie Vargas will make the second defense of his title when he faces former lightweight titleholder Antonio DeMarco on Nov. 22 in Macau, China, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum announced.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2014
  3. 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
  4. Oscar, Arum inch closer to doing business

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS -- When Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya paid a visit a couple of months ago to the Los Angeles home of Top Rank promoter Bob Arum, it was to put the years of animosity behind them, not to talk any specific business. Aft...

    Blog | September 13, 2014
  5. Mickey Bey looks to rebound from a forgettable 2013

    Dan Rafael

    Lightweight Mickey Bey's 2013 was about as bad as it gets, but he has the opportunity to make 2014 the best of his nine-year professional career. He has promoter Floyd Mayweather Jr. to thank for securing him a shot at world titleholder Miguel Vazq...

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2014
  6. Provodnikov and Andrade looking for fights

    Dan Rafael

    Promoter Artie Pelullo has two significant fighters worthy of HBO's airtime and support, all-action former junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov and unbeaten junior middleweight titleholder Demetrius Andrade, a former U.S. Olympian and poten...

    Blog | September 09, 2014
  7. Terence Crawford to defend title at home vs. Raymundo Beltran

    Dan Rafael

    Terence Crawford will make his second title defense at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha when he takes on mandatory challenger Raymundo Beltran on Nov. 29.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2014
  8. Verdejo returns to Orlando

    Dan Rafael

    Blue chip lightweight prospect Felix Verdejo, a 2012 Puerto Rican Olympian, will be back in action on Oct. 4 in Orlando, Fla., promoter Top Rank announced. Verdejo (14-0, 10 KOs), 21, will face Sergio Villanueva (26-4-2, 13 KOs), 23, of Mexico, in...

    Blog | September 07, 2014
  9. Arum: Bradley eyes Chaves fight

    Dan Rafael

    Although Top Rank promoter Bob Arum's main reason for being in New York on Thursday was to wrap up the final stop on the 12-day media tour for the Nov. 22 HBO PPV fight between welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao and junior welterweight titleholder C...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  10. Anthony Joshua on aggressive schedule

    Dan Rafael

    First came the announcement from Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn that blue chip heavyweight prospect Anthony Joshua, the 2012 British Olympic super heavyweight gold medalist, would take a bit of a step up in competition by facing Konstantin Air...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  11. Women's motocross reunion set for Southern California

    B.J. Smith

    On Saturday in San Bernardino, California, 40 years of women's motocross history will be celebrated at a race hosted by CalVMX, promoters of vintage motocross racing.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2014
  12. Oklahoma City fight card will turn clock back to 2000s

    Dan Rafael

    If you want to party like it's the mid-2000s, try one that will feature Samuel Peter, Ricardo Mayorga, as well as Luis Ramon "Yory Boy" Campas on Sept. 27 in Oklahoma City.

    Story | Conversation | September 02, 2014
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  14. A pair of quadrupleheaders in the works

    Dan Rafael

    Promoter Leon Margules of Warriors Boxing is working on a pair of quadrupleheaders -- Oct. 4 and Nov. 1 -- that will air on Showtime. Although the cards are not finalized, some of the fights are. Margules told ESPN.com that the Oct. 4 card at the ...

    Blog | September 02, 2014
  15. Quillin-Korobov in trouble?

    Dan Rafael

    Middleweight contender Matt Korobov has signed for his mandatory shot against titlist "Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin, doing so last week after promoter Top Rank received the contract from Roc Nation Sports, the sports agency founded by music mogul Jay...

    Blog | September 01, 2014
  16. Haymon signs Sampson Boxing trio

    Dan Rafael

    Promoter Sampson Lewkowicz, whose Sampson Boxing promotional company has been steadily growing, told ESPN.com that three of his fighters have signed with adviser Al Haymon. The three are Dominican junior lightweight contender Javier Fortuna (25-0-...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  17. Bernard Hopkins-Sergey Kovalev bout set for Nov. 8 in Atlantic Ci...

    Dan Rafael

    Bernard Hopkins-Sergey Kovalev will take place Nov. 8 (HBO) at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, co-promoters Main Events and Golden Boy Promotions announced Friday.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2014