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SPENCE JR. DEFEATS GARCIA VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION

Errol Spence Jr. defeats Danny Garcia via unanimous decision.

CRAWFORD DEMOLISHES BROOK IN 4

Terence Crawford cements P4P status with 4th round knockout of Kell Brook.

TEOFIMO LOPEZ DETHRONES LOMACHENKO

Teofimo Lopez defeats Vasiliy Lomachenko to unify lightweight titles.

MAGNO'S TOP 10 AMERICAN FIGHTERS

Magno's annual Fourth of July top 10 list of the USA's best boxers.

[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA EXPLAINS WHAT WENT WRONG IN LOSS TO USYK; FULL POST-FIGHT ON REMATCH & MORE

FightHype.com is on the scene in London, England where Oleksandr Usyk shocked former champion unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, defeating him by unanimous decision. You don't want to miss what went down during and after the fight. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OLEKSANDR USYK SHOCKS ANTHONY JOSHUA IN UNANIMOUS DECISION WIN; FULL POST-FIGHT ON REMATCH & MORE

FightHype.com was on the scene in London, England where Oleksandr Usyk shocked former champion unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, defeating him by unanimous decision. You don't want to miss what went down during and after the fight. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA VS. OLEKSANDR USYK WEIGH-IN & FINAL FACE OFF

FightHype.com is on the scene in London, England where unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is days away from defending his titles against top challenger and former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk. You don't want to miss ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEONTAY WILDER BRUTALLY HONEST ON TYSON FURY LOSS CHANGING HIM; SAYS "DON'T BLINK" ACTIONS WILL SHOW

Former longtime heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder will preview his long-awaited heavyweight title trilogy showdown against WBC and lineal heavyweight champion Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury during a ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: BIG FALL FIGHTS AND THE BOXING TV BUSINESS

It’s Thursday tradition here at FightHype that I make crude double entendres about my “sack” while introducing my weekly mailbag column. So, why break historical convention now? Here’s my sack. It’s bulging and bulbous. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHAWN PORTER EXCLUSIVE ON TERENCE CRAWFORD SHOWDOWN: "I GUARANTEE I WIN THIS FIGHT"

FightHype.com recently caught up with former world champion Shawn Porter, who has kicked off training camp for his highly-anticipated showdown with multi-division world champion Terence Crawford. You don't want to miss what he had to say about ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANTHONY JOSHUA VS. OLEKSANDR USYK FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE & FACE OFF

FightHype.com is on the scene in London, England where unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is days away from defending his titles against top challenger and former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk. You don't want to miss ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TEOFIMO LOPEZ VS. GEORGE KAMBOSOS JR. MOVED TO OCTOBER 16 AT BARCLAYS WITH EPIC VERZUZ BATTLE

FightHype's Lance Pugmire breaks the news that Teofimo Lopez vs. George Kambosos Jr. has been moved to October 16 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York and will be paired with an epic Verzuz rap battle. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] DEONTAY WILDER "BEAT HIS ASS" WORDS ON TYSON FURY CHEATING & "BACK IN BLOOD" REVENGE

Former longtime heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder will preview his long-awaited heavyweight title trilogy showdown against WBC and lineal heavyweight champion Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury during a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] RIDDICK BOWE SAVED FROM HIMSELF; ABC PRES. MAZZULLI SOUNDS OFF ON FIGHTER SAFETY, TRILLER, & MORE

FightHype.com recently caught up with Mike Mazzulli, president of Association of Boxing Commissions, who had a lot to say about fighter safety when it comes to celebrity boxing and exhibitions featuring legends. You don't want to miss what he ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] CANELO VS. CALEB PLANT KICK-OFF PRESS CONFERENCE; HEATED BRAWL ERUPTS AT FIRST FACE OFF

Multi-division world champion Canelo Álvarez and undefeated IBF super middleweight champion Caleb Plant hosted the kick-off press conference to officially announce their upcoming November 6 showdown at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA PREDICTS CRAWFORD VS. PORTER; SAYS PORTER GIVES CRAWFORD "PROBLEMS" LIKE SPENCE FIGHT

FightHype.com recently caught up with multi-division former world champion Mikey Garcia, who gave fans a sneak peek into his life while he's in camp for his upcoming October 16 return to the ring. You don't want to miss what he had to say ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GEORGE KAMBOSOS JR. RIPS TEOFIMO LOPEZ "PARTYING & DRINKING"; ADDS FUEL TO "DESTROY THIS KID" FIRE

FightHype.com recently caught up with top lightweight contender George Kambosos Jr., who talked about his October 4 rescheduled showdown with undisputed lightweight champion Teofimo Lopez. You don't wan to miss what he had to say. Check it out! ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: BOXING'S FALL IS FALLING IN SHAPE

Unless Lambda, Mu, and Kappa COVID-19 variants rip through the world, cock-blocking good times, this fall is shaping up to be pretty damn sweet for true blue boxing fans in general and for me, specifically. I don’t even know how to ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD PREDICTS CRAWFORD VS. PORTER "NOT GOING THE DISTANCE"; BREAKS DOWN "NO MAS" SHOWDOWN

FightHype.com recently caught up with Hall of Famer Andre Ward, who took time out of his busy schedule to speak with us for over an hour about several topics. You don't want to miss what he had to say about Canelo vs. Plant, Crawford vs. Porter, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MANNY PACQUIAO ANNOUNCES RUN FOR PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES IN 2022

"Today, I boldly accept the challenge of running as PRESIDENT of the Republic of the Philippines, with a message to those who are taking advantage of the Filipino people: YOUR TIME IS UP," wrote future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao, who recently took ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA TALKS OCTOBER 16 RETURN VS. SANDOR MARTIN; EXPLAINS WHY REGIS PROGRAIS FIGHT NOT NEXT

FightHype.com recently caught up with multi-division former world champion Mikey Garcia, who gave fans a sneak peek into his life while he's in camp for his upcoming October 16 return to the ring. You don't want to miss what he had to say ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ANDRE WARD TELLS ALL ON HELPING CALEB PLANT BEAT CANELO; RESPONDS TO CANELO "NOT REAL" RIVALRY

FightHype.com recently caught up with Hall of Famer Andre Ward, who took time out of his busy schedule to speak with us for over an hour about several topics. You don't want to miss what he had to say about Canelo vs. Plant, Crawford vs. Porter, ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: TEOFIMO, THURMAN, CRAWFORD-PORTER

Welcome to another Thursday edition of Magno’s Bulging Mail Sack, the only boxing mail bag column that requires two wet-naps, a splash guard, and an extra shot of hand sanitizer. This week, we have comments/questions regarding Teofimo Lopez, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] LEO SANTA CRUZ PREDICTS CRAWFORD VS. PORTER; EXPLAINS WHY CRAWFORD WILL HAVE TO "CHANGE IT UP"

FightHype.com recently caught up with multi-division former world champion Leo Santa Cruz, who is back in the gym putting in work for his eventual return to the ring. You don't want to miss what he had to say about several topics. Check it out! ...... continue reading

WILL TYSON FURY MAKE HIS OCTOBER 9 DATE WITH DEONTAY WILDER?

If I were a big shot at Premier Boxing Champions (PBC), I’d have a firm Plan B for their main heavyweight player and former WBC champ, Deontay Wilder. History tells us that getting Tyson Fury into the ring can sometimes be a frustratingly ...... continue reading

TERENCE CRAWFORD VS. SHAWN PORTER DONE DEAL FOR NOVEMBER 20 PPV IN LAS VEGAS

Welterweight champion Terence Crawford and former champion Shawn Porter have agreed to a deal to face each other on November 20 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout will be televised on ESPN+ PPV. Check it out! ...... continue reading

EMANUEL NAVARRETE VS. JOET GONZALEZ SET FOR OCTOBER 15

Mexico’s fighting cowboy is ready to roll into San Diego. Two-division kingpin Emanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete will defend his WBO featherweight world title against mandatory challenger Joet Gonzalez on Friday, Oct. 15 at Pechanga ...... continue reading

TEOFIMO LOPEZ VS. GEORGE KAMBOSOS JR. FULL CARD SET FOR OCTOBER 4 IN NEW YORK

Continuing their extraordinary run of outstanding, once-in-a-lifetime events, TRILLER FIGHT CLUB has announced ‘THE TAKEOVER’ TEOFIMO LOPEZ, (16-0, 12 KOs), fighting out of Brooklyn, NY, will defend his UNDISPUTED Lightweight World ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: TRILLER PROUDLY, HAPPILY DEBASES A LEGEND

If there was any question as to how much Triller respects the sport of boxing, this Saturday’s Fight Club Legends 2 pay-per-view card provided a firm answer-- Zero. The jackals in charge of boxing programming at the video sharing/social ...... continue reading

VITOR BELFORT, ANDERSON SILVA, DAVID HAYE AND JONO CARROLL ALL SCORE WINS AT TRILLER FIGHT CLUB EVENT

In front of a standing-room only crowd on Saturday night at the Hard Rock LIVE at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Fort Lauderdale, FL, TRILLER FIGHT CLUB presented an outstanding, action packed evening of boxing and music. ...... continue reading

OSCAR VALDEZ DEFEATS ROBSON CONCEICAO VIA UNANIMOUS DECISION

Oscar Valdez started slow. Robson Conceicao was fighting the fight of his life. The champion then turned it around. Valdez retained his WBC super featherweight world title Friday evening with a unanimous decision (115-112 2x and 117-110) over 2016 ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD VS. VITOR BELFORT WEIGH-IN & FINAL FACE OFF

Heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield and former UFC champion Vitor Belfort tipped the scales to weigh in for their upcoming September 11 showdown at Hard Rock LIVE at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. You don't want to ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] SHAKUR STEVENSON SOUNDS OFF ON OSCAR VALDEZ PED FAIL & DOUBLE STANDARDS: "THEY HATE BLACK PEOPLE"

Undefeated former world champion Shakur Stevenson recently took to social media to go live and give fans a sneak peek into his life as he prepares for his upcoming return to the ring when he takes on world champion Jamel Herring. You don't want ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD VS. VITOR BELFORT FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE

Heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield and former UFC champion Vitor Belfort recently hosted the final press conference to their upcoming September 11 showdown at Hard Rock LIVE at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. You ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: CANELO VS. PLANT, DAVID HAYE, AND THE STARS' WEAKNESSES

Every Thursday here at FightHype, boxing fans gather around my bulbous, bulging sack in anticipation of an Ol’ Faithful money shot of gooey, salty truth. This Thursday is no different. So, put your goggles on and cinch up your plastic poncho, ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR VALDEZ PED FAIL DETAILED ANALYSIS; VICTOR CONTE RIPS WBC & DEFENDS CANELO: "A DANGEROUS PED"

FightHype.com recently caught up with SNAC Nutrition founder Victor Conte, who gave us an in-depth analysis and breakdown of world champion Oscar Valdez testing positive for a banned PED. You don't want to miss what he had to say. Check it out! ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] EVANDER HOLYFIELD VS. VITOR BELFORT MEDIA WORKOUT

Heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield and former UFC champion Vitor Belfort recently hosted the media workout leading up to their upcoming September 11 showdown at Hard Rock LIVE at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. You ...... continue reading

CALEB PLANT IS PAINTING HIMSELF INTO A CORNER

No matter what happens in the 4-belt super middleweight unification on November 6, you can’t say that IBF titlist Caleb Plant isn’t doing his part to not only get himself ready for Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, but to also help sell ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: ANATOMY OF A BOXING SCANDAL

On Tuesday, it was reported that WBC super featherweight champ Oscar Valdez had tested positive for the banned stimulant phentermine. By Friday, the Pascua Yaqui Tribe Athletic Commission and the WBC had cleared the way to green light ...... continue reading

OSCAR DE LA HOYA IN HOSPITAL WITH COVID; COMEBACK VS. VITOR BELFORT OFF

"Wanted you to hear directly from me that despite being fully vaccinated, I have contracted Covid and am not going to be able to fight next weekend. Preparing for this comeback has been everything to me over the last months, and I want to thank ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOSH WARRINGTON & MAURICIO LARA PUT HANDS ON EACH OTHER; HEATED WEIGH-IN & FINAL FACE OFF

FightHype.com was on the scene in Leeds, England where Mauricio Lara and Josh Warrington tipped the scales and weighed in for their upcoming September 4 rematch. You don't want to miss what went down. Check it out! ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: TANK DAVIS AND THE BEST (NOT) FIGHTING THE BEST

Welcome to another edition of Magno’s Bulging Mail Sack, one of only two major boxing mail bag columns not written by a lady-man and/or inveterate industry shill. This week, we have comments/questions regarding the best not fighting the best ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] OSCAR VALDEZ TELLS SHAKUR STEVENSON "NEVER SCARED"; UNCUT ON PACQUIAO LOSS, HERRING-STEVENSON & MORE

FightHype.com recently caught up with world champion Oscar Valdez, who is putting the finishing touches on training camp for his upcoming clash with Robson Conceicao. You don't want to miss what he had to say about the fight and much more. Check ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: JAKE PAUL EXCELS AT BOXING BUSINESS

The rise of Jake Paul is not bad for boxing. He’s not the “end” of boxing. He’s not a stain on boxing. As a matter of fact, for someone with so little time in the sport and so little orthodoxy in his rise to prominence, ...... continue reading