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  1. Evgeny Gradovich to fight Jayson Velez on Nov. 29

    Dan Rafael

    Featherweight Evgeny Gradovich will make the fourth defense of his world title when he squares off with Jayson Velez on Nov. 29 in Omaha, Nebraska.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2014
  2. Upcoming fight schedule

    Dan Rafael

    Boxing schedule for 2014

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2014
  3. Notes: Dirrell, Dulorme, Ramirez updates

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from around the boxing world: • Super middleweight Andre Dirrell (22-1, 15 KOs), the 2004 U.S. Olympic bronze medalist and former world title challenger, is getting busy again. He is due to face Nick Brinson (16-2-2, 6 KOs) ...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  4. Jhonny Gonzalez to defend title vs. Jorge Arce on Oct. 4

    Dan Rafael

    Jhonny Gonzalez and Jorge Arce, both among Mexico's most popular, exciting and accomplished fighters, will finally meet.

    Story | Conversation | September 16, 2014
  5. 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
  6. Cruiserweight title card on U.S. PPV

    Dan Rafael

    Those with an affinity for cruiserweight world title bouts involving Polish and Russian fighters are in luck. Titleholder Krzysztof Wlodarczyk of Poland will defend his title against Russia's Grigory Drozd, and Russia's Denis Lebedev will defend h...

    Blog | September 08, 2014
  7. Scott Quigg wants Carl Frampton, too

    Dan Rafael

    Just a few minutes after Carl Frampton claimed a unanimous decision victory against brave Kiko Martinez to win a junior featherweight world title on Saturday in his hometown of Belfast, Northern Ireland, Frampton was asked about what he would like to...

    Blog | September 08, 2014
  8. Carl Frampton chases bigger reward in rematch with Kiko Martinez

    Dan Rafael

    Nineteen months after knocking out Kiko Martinez, unbeaten Carl Frampton enters their rematch on Saturday with a chance to win his first world title.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2014
  9. Peter Quillin vacates middleweight world title

    Dan Rafael

    "Kid Chocolate" Peter Quillin vacated his middleweight world title and kissed a career-high $1.4 million purse goodbye on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2014
  10. Nonito Donaire, Nicholas Walters to meet to unify featherweight b...

    Dan Rafael

    Nonito Donaire and Nicholas Walters will meet to unify their versions of the featherweight world title on Oct. 18 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, organizers told ESPN.com on Wednesday night.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2014
  11. For Mayweather, alphabets break their rules

    Dan Rafael

    For almost 2 1/2 years, the WBC has broken its rules when it comes to Floyd Mayweather Jr., allowing him to simultaneously hold its welterweight world title and the junior middleweight title of the equally rule-ignoring WBA. No surprise there, sin...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  12. Austin Trout begins another quest for the title against Daniel Da...

    Dan Rafael

    While this week's Austin Trout-Daniel Dawson junior middleweight bout will serve as the main event on the final "Friday Nights Fights" card of the season, Trout hopes it will be the beginning of another run to a world title. Trout and Dawson meet ...

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2014
  13. Middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin to face Marco Antonio Rubio...

    Dan Rafael

    Gennady Golovkin and interim titlist Marco Antonio Rubio will meet on Oct. 18 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, K2 Promotions, Golovkin's promoter, announced.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2014
  14. Estrada still mourning as he fights for title

    Dan Rafael

    Most boxing fans have never heard of lightweight Daniel Estrada, who challenges Omar Figueroa Jr. for his world title on Saturday night as part of a Showtime tripleheader (9 p.m. ET) at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. But Estrada (32-2-1...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  15. Shawn Porter and Kell Brook fight for win, future

    Dan Rafael

    Shawn Porter was never more impressive than when he buzzed through Devon Alexander to win a clear unanimous decision and a welterweight world title in December. At least not until he was even more spectacular four months later. That is when Porter ...

    Story | Conversation | August 15, 2014
  16. Nugaev, Shafikov square off on 'FNF'

    Dan Rafael

    Lightweight Rustam Nugaev is riding a six-fight winning streak, including his last five by knockout, to put him on the brink of a mandatory world title shot. Nugaev squares off with Denis Shafikov in an all-Russian showdown at the Chumash Resort C...

    Blog | August 13, 2014