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GOLOVKIN FACES WADE ON APRIL 23

Gennady Golovkin defends his titles against Dominic Wade on April 23 at The Forum.

WARD VS. BARRERA SET FOR MARCH 26

Andre Ward will face Sullivan Barrera on March 26 at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.

CANELO ALVAREZ VS. AMIR KHAN SET FOR MAY 7

Canelo Alvarez will defend middleweight title against Amir Khan on May 7.

GARCIA DEFEATS GUERRERO; PICKS UP WBC 147 TITLE

Relive all the action in FightHype's round-by-round results.

ROMAN GONZALEZ FACES MCWILLIAMS ARROYO IN CO-FEATURE TO GOLOVKIN VS. WADE ON APRIL 23

Consensus #1 Pound-for-Pound Fighter and World Boxing Council Flyweight Champion, Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez will defend his title against world ranked Puerto Rican McWilliams Arroyo on Saturday, April 23 at the Fabulous Forum in the co-featured ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SAYS AMIR KHAN FIGHT NEVER HAPPENED BECAUSE "THE TIME WASN'T RIGHT"

"I think everything is about timing...even like with the Manny Pacquiao/Floyd Mayweather fight, a lot of people didn't think that fight would happen, but everything takes time...it's obvious the time wasn't right, so the fight didn't ...... continue reading

AMIR KHAN RELISHES UNDERDOG ROLE AGAINST CANELO; LOOKING FORWARD TO DANGER AND ADDED PRESSURE

"Beating somebody like Canelo, I'll be right at the top again. I need these fights. These are the fights that drive me. These are the fights that motivate me and make me train harder. When you know you're fighting someone so dangerous in ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA INSISTS JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR. IS TRAINING HARD FOR LATE APRIL RETURN

"It looks like it's going to be towards the end of the April...we were training yesterday for a good 2 hours...I show up every day, so he's been training...he only eats what the cook feeds him...we got a good three months," stated ...... continue reading

BRYANT PERRELLA: "I WANT TO BE THE BEST BOXER...BUT I HAPPEN TO HAVE THAT POWER"

"Boxing comes first to me. I want to be the best boxer, hands down, but I happen to have that power and have that strength. But I separate it. I understand that I hold these weapons, but I'm not trying to go out there and abuse them. I'm ...... continue reading

AMIR KHAN ON FACING GENNADY GOLOVKIN IF HE BEATS CANELO; NOT SURE IF MOVE UP IN WEIGHT IS PERMANENT

"I don't know. I mean, that could be something tough. I mean, I'm not naturally a middleweight, but who knows. I'm going to see how my body feels. I've got 12 weeks until the fight, so I'm still in training. Let's see how my ...... continue reading

ANTONIO OROZCO FACES MIGUEL ACOSTA ON MARCH 25 AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO

Fresh off an exciting victory over former three-division world champion, Humberto "La Zorrita" Soto on the undercard of Matthysse vs. Postol on Oct. 3, "Relentless" Antonio Orozco (23-0, 15 KOs) is ready to gain a shot at a world title in 2016 when ...... continue reading

TRAVIS KAUFFMAN SAYS TYSON FURY IS GARBAGE AND CHARLES MARTIN IS GREEN; EAGER TO FACE ALL CHAMPIONS

"Deontay Wilder, all he has is power. Szpilka was beating him up until the time he got caught. In my opinion, I thought Szpilka was beating him. The judges didn't have him winning, but I did," stated heavyweight contender Travis Kauffman, who is ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA EXPLAINS WHY AMIR KHAN WILL GIVE CANELO ALVAREZ SOME TROUBLE

"I like that fight...I'm excited about the fight...Khan is taller than Canelo, he's very fast, and he moves very familiar...I think that itself is going to give Canelo some trouble," stated world-class trainer Robert Garcia, who shared his ...... continue reading

AMIR KHAN CONFIDENT HE AND CANELO WILL DO MORE PPV BUYS THAN PACQUIAO-BRADLEY 3; RESPONDS TO ARUM'S PPV DISS

"Can you believe that? The reason the Pacquiao fight never happened is I think Bob knew that I'm too dangerous for him. Even though me and Manny are friends, I think that would've done great numbers, having the past history with Freddie ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI REVEALS HIS FAVORITE FLOYD MAYWEATHER FIGHT; EXPLAINS WHAT MIGHT BRING HIM BACK

"There's no such thing as extra money...I don't know how much you can fight nature...it's a very good chance, I think, that, you know, you might see him again...I wouldn't be shocked...it's not very easy to say not to that ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER RICKY FUNEZ COMPARES THE HAND SPEED OF AMIR KHAN AND ANDRE BERTO AFTER WORKING MITTS WITH BOTH

"It was a good experience...that speed that he has is incredible speed...Khan is fast...Berto has explosive power when he throws that hand speed...Khan has hand speed, but I was not able to feel his power...he probably did not want to throw it," ...... continue reading

AMIR KHAN NO LONGER CONCERNED ABOUT MAYWEATHER, BUT AWARE A CANELO WIN AND 160 TITLE COULD ENTICE HIM

"I don't really know to be honest with you. Let's see. Look, me and Floyd, we don't look eye and eye to each other. He's in the U.K. as we speak now and a lot of people have been saying, 'Look, he's been saying good things ...... continue reading

ARTHUR ABRAHAM ON GILBERTO RAMIREZ CLASH: "THIS IS GOING TO BE MY GREATEST VICTORY"

"This fight is a dream come true for me. I fought in Hollywood, Florida vs. Edison Miranda, against Andre Dirrell in Detroit, and vs. Andre Ward in Carson, California. But the flair of a big-time event was missing. I was at Manny's fight vs. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TRAINER RICKY FUNEZ BREAKS DOWN CANELO VS. KHAN; THINKS CANELO IS PICKING ON SMALLER GUY

"Why you want to pick on a small guy...don't underestimate Khan...he has that questionable chin, but he knows how to survive...he could outbox him...you cannot engage with Canelo because Canelo is unpredictable...you don't want to get caught ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM REACTS TO CANELO VS. KHAN; SAYS KHAN JUST CASHING IN AND FIGHT NOT LIKE DE LA HOYA VS. PACQUIAO

"I think Khan wants to cash in...that was the biggest money fight for him...Canelo, I just think is too big and too strong...given the fact that Khan has a pretty weak chin, it's a tough fight for him," stated Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum, who ...... continue reading

GILBERTO RAMIREZ: "I AM VERY HAPPY TO FINALLY GET MY FIRST OPPORTUNITY TO FIGHT FOR A WORLD TITLE"

Cinco de Mayo comes one month early with the Manny Pacquiao - Timothy Bradley welterweight championship pay-per-view undercard, which will feature four Hispanic contenders in three title fights.  Co-promoted by Sauerland Event and Zapari Boxing ...... continue reading

50 CENT FIRES BACK AT BILLY DIB; DENIES RIPPING HIM OFF AND CALLS HIM AN UNGRATEFUL, UNWATCHABLE PUNK

"The truth is Billy Dib is an ungrateful fighter who was deemed unwatchable by premium networks like Showtime and HBO when I met him. Floyd was mad at me for signing him in the first place," stated promoter 50 Cent, who fired back at his former ...... continue reading

JESSE HART: "I WANTED TO BE THE MAIN EVENT IN PHILADELPHIA"

How did super middleweight Jesse Hart go from fighting Feb. 27 at the Theatre in Madison Square Garden on an HBO championship card to a March 18 non-televised show from the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia? The answer says a lot about the direction ...... continue reading

LANELL BELLOWS DISCUSSES FEBRUARY 16 RING RETURN: "I'M HERE TO WIN...BE THE BEST I CAN BE"

Rising super middleweight contender Lanell "KO" Bellows (14-1-1, 7 KOs) is deep into training camp as he prepares to take on unbeaten Antowyan Aikens (10-0-1, 1 KO) on TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes on Tuesday, ...... continue reading

GENNADY GOLOVKIN FACES DOMINIC WADE ON APRIL 23 AT THE FORUM

Boxing Superstar and Unified Middleweight World Champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin will make his highly anticipated return to the Fabulous Forum on Saturday, April 23 to defend his world titles against undefeated, mandatory challenger Dominic "Lights ...... continue reading

JULIAN WILLIAMS VS. MARCELLO MATANO HEADLINES MARCH 5 TRIPLEHEADER ON SHOWTIME

Undefeated super welterweight contender Julian "J-Rock" Williams and once-beaten Italian Marcello Matano will square off in a 12-round IBF eliminator for the No. 1 ranking at 154-pounds in the main event of SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION on ...... continue reading

TRAVIS KAUFFMAN SOUNDS OFF ON CHRIS ARREOLA TESTING POSITIVE: "IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN A DISQUALIFICATION"

"First I heard it was PED's, then I heard it was weed. I don't care what it is. He is a personal friend of mine and I'm not going to bash him. That's not for me to do. I'm more upset about the decision. But at the same time, we ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER DISCUSSES EPIC CLASH WITH RICKY HATTON; HAS HIGH PRAISE FOR HIS "LION HEART"

"It's all part of the game plan...I had them singing a different tune...Ricky Hatton...he's a hell of a fighter...he has a lion heart, but once you face me, it's all about the skills...Ricky Hatton came out extremely aggressive...a fight ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FIGHT LABEL OWNER SOPHIE WHITTAM GIVES CLOSER LOOK AT SPARKLING TRUNKS GIVEN TO FLOYD MAYWEATHER

"A little gift for the Money Man himself," stated Sophie Whittam, designer, director, and creative mastermind behind Fight Label, who created and presented some dazzling trunks to retired undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather during one ...... continue reading

JAMEL HERRING WINS UNANIMOUS DECISION OVER LUIS EDUARDO FLORES: "I LOOK FORWARD TO BEING BACK"

Undefeated 2012 U.S. Olympian Jamel Herring (15-0, 8 KOs) scored a unanimous decision (100-88, 100-88, 99-89) over Colombia's Luis Eduardo Flores (21-3, 17 KOs) in a 10-round lightweight bout in the main event of Tuesday's Premier Boxing ...... continue reading

ANDRE WARD VS. SULLIVAN BARRERA SET FOR MARCH 26 IN OAKLAND

Roc Nation Sports is pleased to announce that Two-Time World Champion and top-rated pound-for-pound fighter Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KOs) will return to the ring on Saturday, March 26, to begin his assault on the light heavyweight division when he takes ...... continue reading

BILLY DIB CLAIMS 50 CENT RIPPED HIM OFF; SAYS SIGNING WITH HIM WAS WORST CAREER MOVE HE'S EVER MADE

"We have no promotional ties, and thank God I've finally gotten away from 50 Cent," stated former world champion Billy Dib, who made it clear that he's more than happy about no longer being tied to his former promoter, 50 Cent. According to ...... continue reading

JULIO CEJA AND HUGO RUIZ EXCITED FOR THRILLING REMATCH ON FEBRUARY 27

Hard-hitting Mexican warriors Julio Ceja (30-1, 27 KOs) and Hugo Ruiz (35-3, 31 KOs) engaged in a memorable back-and-forth battle for the WBC 122-pound world title last August and they are eager to meet in the ring again to deliver another explosive ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER PRAISES JAMES DEGALE; SAYS HE'S VERY MARKETABLE AND EYES FUTURE CLASH WITH BADOU JACK

"It's all about timing...there's no need to rush...that's a very, very intriguing matchup...James DeGale is one hell of a fighter...I like his approach...I love it...confident, strong in boxing, good puncher...real, real good ...... continue reading

TOMASZ ADAMEK RETURNS TO POLAND TO FACE ERIC MOLINA ON APRIL 2

Former light heavyweight and cruiserweight world champion Tomasz "Goral" Adamek (50-4, 30 KOs) returns to native Poland to face Eric "Drummer Boy" Molina (24-3, 18 KOs) in Kraków on Apr. 2 at the Kraków Arena for the IBF International Heavyweight ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI BREAKS DOWN ANDRE WARD VS. SERGEY KOVALEV; SAYS IT'S A 50/50 FIGHT

"It's still a dangerous fight...the natural size does come into play here...Kovalev is not only a puncher, he's a puncher at the heavier weight...it's not a ridiculous jump...it's a 50/50 fight...they're each bringing something ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER INSISTS ERROL SPENCE WILL MAKE MOST NOISE IN BOXING; EAGER TO SIGN FUTURE OF SPORT

"In the welterweight division, Kell Brook is a hell of a fighter...the guy that's in boxing that's going to really make a lot of noise real, real soon is Errol Spence...he gonna sign with Mayweather Promotions soon, so he'll have it ...... continue reading

CALEB PLANT: "BOXING HAS GIVEN ME AN IDENTITIY...THIS IS HOW I EXPRESS MYSELF"

"I'm an artist and boxing has given me an identity and self worth and this is how I express myself. I'm not in there trying to be like nobody else. I steal a lot of things from different fighters, new and old, but at the end of the day, I ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER EXPLAINS ORIGINS OF "MONEY" PERSONA: "THIS DREAM...STARTED WITH MY FATHER"

"This dream that I had always started with my father...it wasn't me just by myself...it was just a dream come true...I kept believing, I kept working hard...it's tougher to stay at the top than to get the top...the first flashy people that ...... continue reading

PAULIE MALIGNAGGI EXPLAINS WHY ANDRE WARD IS HIS NUMBER 1 POUND-FOR-POUND FIGHTER

"I gotta go with Andre Ward...if you look at his resume, top to bottom, the names he's beaten, I don't think there's a guy right now that can compare...pound-for-pound means the best fighter in the world...I think people sometimes get ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER COMPARES FLAMBOYANCE TO PRINCE NASEEM HAMED; SAYS UK FANS DON'T JUDGE HIM

"I've been around the sport for so long...I was at the top when Prince Naseem Hamed was at the top...a lot of times, when you are flashy and flamboyant, they call it cocky, but it's not cocky if you're backing it up...they embrace me ...... continue reading

MATEUSZ MASTERNAK MAKES POLISH RETURN AGAINST ERIC FIELDS ON APRIL 2

Mateusz Masternak (36-4, 26 KOs) will be fighting on home soil for the first time in four years when he returns to Poland to face the American power-puncher Eric 'Danger' Fields (24-3, 16 KOs) on April 2 as part of the Polsat Boxing Night at ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SAYS PACQUIAO DIDN'T HANDLE LOSS LIKE A CHAMPION AND STILL USING HIS NAME TO SELL FIGHTS

"Pacquiao should have just handled the situation like a true champion...what hurt him was him having excuses talking about his arm was injured...the story continued to switch up...right now, they're using my name to sell pay-per-view for his ...... continue reading

LUIS ORTIZ GETS OPPONENT IN TONY THOMPSON; SADAM ALI FACES JESSIE VARGAS ON MARCH 5 HBO CARD

Fresh from a stunning knockout of Bryant "By-By" Jennings and eager to continue his quest to be the best heavyweight in the sport, WBA Interim Heavyweight World Champion Luis "The Real King Kong" Ortiz (24-0, 21 KOs) will make his first title ...... continue reading