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ALI UPSETS COTTO IN FINAL FIGHT

Sadam Ali sends Miguel Cotto into retirement with loss; wins unanimous decision.

WILDER ANNIHILATES STIVERNE IN ROUND 1

Deontay Wilder made quick work of mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne!

JOSHUA STOPS GAME TAKAM IN 10

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

ANDRE WARD RETIRES

Andre Ward says goodbye to boxing and officially retires!

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA TRAINING FOR SERGEY LIPINETS CLASH; IN CAMP PUTTING IN WORK

FightHype.com was on hand at the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Riverside, California where undefeated lightweight champion Mikey Garcia was putting in work for his upcoming February 10 return to the ring when he takes on jr. welterweight champion ...... continue reading

DANNY GARCIA VS. BRANDON RIOS EYED FOR FEBRUARY 17 CLASH

Sources close to the information have informed us that a potential clash between former world champions Danny Garcia and Brandon Rios is on the verge of being finalized for February 17. We're told that the bout will likely take place in Las ...... continue reading

SHOWTIME CONFIRMS 4.3 MILLION PPV BUYS FOR MAYWEATHER VS. MCGREGOR; 2ND BIGGEST PPV OF ALL TIME

SHOWTIME SPORTS confirmed today that the SHOWTIME PPV presentation of Mayweather vs. McGregor on August 26, 2017 generated 4.3 million pay-per-view buys in North America. This includes traditional television distribution and online portals such as ...... continue reading

MIKEY GARCIA VS. SERGEY LIPINETS SET FOR FEBRUARY 10 SHOWDOWN

Sources close to the information have informed us that undefeated lightweight champion Mikey Garcia will once again move up in weight to the 140-pound division to face newly-crowned IBF jr. welterweight champion Sergey Lipinets. Although specific ...... continue reading

MAGNO'S BULGING MAIL SACK: LOMA-RIGO FALLOUT (AND MORE)

On Thursdays we gather here to look at my sack and explore the awesomeness that comes forward when we bust it right open for the world to see. So, stand back a bit and let’s see this load of wisdom. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TONY BELLEW RIPS "SCUMBAG" LUIS ORTIZ; SAYS ANTHONY JOSHUA "WILL EAT" JOSEPH PARKER

"Anthony Joshua will eat Joseph Parker...very good big guy will always beat a good little guy...we sign contracts, we fight, that's what we do...the scumbag shouldn't be allowed in the boxing ring...he's been taking steroids not once, ...... continue reading

JAMEL HERRING OPENS UP ON TEAM CHANGES; WORKING WITH TERENCE CRAWFORD'S TRAINER, BOMAC: "NEW YEAR...CLEAN SLATE"

“I can’t dwell on the past, but I can definitely make changes for the future... I needed to make a new move. It’s nothing against Mike Stafford or anything, but I just feel like at times that he took me as far as he ...... continue reading

TRAINER DEWEY COOPER SPEAKS IN-DEPTH ON SKILLS OF MMA "ENIGMA" FRANCIS NGANNOU; READY FOR BOXING'S HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPS

“So it’s like Lebron James on a basketball court with his size and skill; that’s what Francis is to fighting. Francis is the only MMA guy that I would say could actually get in there with a boxer and a boxing champion and could ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA DESCRIBES WHAT IT'S LIKE TO FIGHT WITH BROKEN HAND; ROBERT GARCIA ON WRAPPING HANDS

"He didn't even land a punch, so how could he break his hand...it was just bruised...I didn't know it was broken, but it hurt...I went southpaw...I fought for a few rounds as a southpaw," stated undefeated world champion Mikey Garcia, who ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN WARNS TERENCE CRAWFORD THAT SIZE MATTERS: "I'M MUCH BIGGER...GOT THE STYLE TO UPSET HIM"

"I'm really not sure...I'm sure it's very much on the cards...I don't mind going to Vegas...whether that's next year in April, time will tell...I'm just letting everything on the table...that's what makes it more ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA REACTS TO MIGUEL COTTO LOSS; ADMITS REGRET, BUT HAS BIGGER 2018 PLANS

"He got beat by the age...prime Cotto was a different fighter...that's why I wanted to fight him...Ali did what he had to do...it's gonna be just like beating Cotto...even better," stated undefeated world champion Mikey Garcia, who shared ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ GETS REAL ON PACQUIAO VS. MCGREGOR TALK; SAYS MAYWEATHER BLINDED EVERYBODY

"Let's be a leader, not a follower...Mayweather did what he did as a businessman...if you know boxing, you know what happens...Pacquiao will knock out Conor McGregor earlier...Floyd wanted to carry him, as we saw, just to give the people a ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] TONY BELLEW REACTS TO TYSON FURY BEING CLEARED TO FIGHT AGAIN; WARNS HE'S BIGGER, QUICKER PUNCHER

"He's gotta get his licence back...why would that be difficult...big, awkward non-puncher...I'm a bigger puncher than him...I'm quicker than him...don't know if I'm more elusive than him," stated former world champion Tony ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN VS. TERENCE CRAWFORD DETAILS REVEALED; VEGAS IN APRIL POSSIBLE, BUT OTHER OPPONENTS LOOM

FightHype.com was on hand at the Convention & Exhibition Centre in Brisbane, Australia, where WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn made a successful defense of his title, stopping game challenger Gary Corcoran in the 11th round. Check out the ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA LIGHTS UP 300-POUND BEHEMOTH IN SPARRING; DOESN'T LAST 2 ROUNDS

FightHype.com was on hand at the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Riverside, California where undefeated lightweight champion Mikey Garcia was putting in work for his upcoming return to the ring. Check out the scene as Garcia got in some sparring ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] KATIE TAYLOR DISCUSSES "TOUGHEST FIGHT" IN WIN OVER JESSICA MCCASKILL: "WHATEVER IT TAKES"

FightHype.com was on hand at York Hall in London, England where WBA lightweight champion Katie Taylor made a successful defense of her title, defeating game challenger Jessica McCaskill via unanimous decision. Check out the scene immediately after ...... continue reading

CLARESSA SHIELDS ON TORI NELSON CLASH: "I CAN KO HER BY THE 6TH, 7TH ROUND"

Unified Women’s Super Middleweight World Champion Claressa Shields met with local members of the media and took part in an open-to-the-public workout on Tuesday at Kronk Gym, exactly one month away from defending her 168-pound WBC and IBF ...... continue reading

TERENCE CRAWFORD WARNS JEFF HORN: "GOING TO SEE A BIGGER, STRONGER FIGHTER AND A HARDER PUNCHER"

Undefeated two-division world champion  TERENCE "Bud" CRAWFORD (32-0, 32 KOs), from Omaha,is ready  to move out of the junior welterweight division and up to the welterweight class.  Crawford, the 2014 Fighter of the Year, became ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA RESPONDS TO LOMACHENKO AND ARUM; CALLS BLUFF AND SAYS "HELL YEAH" TO 135 SUMMER CLASH

"He's gotta move up...the interest will always be there...I'm not sure that Top Rank actually is willing to work that fight...I understand the business behind it...I don't know if they're going to be willing to get a fight with ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH DEBATES LOMACHENKO P4P STATUS AFTER "QUITE IMPRESSIVE" RIGONDEAUX TKO

"Quite impressive...very good show...he beat a solid opponent very easily...I trained Rigondeaux for his first 7 fights in America...very talented kid...just too small...maybe a little bit too old at this point," stated world-class trainer Freddie ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA EXPLAINS WHY FIGHTERS QUIT AGAINST LOMACHENKO; NOTES OPPONENT SIZE AND INACTIVITY

"Walters had been inactive for 2 years or something...Rigo hasn't been fighting that often either...the other opponents too...maybe the layoff...too small...lets also give credit to Lomachenko...he is very talented," stated undefeated world ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ROBERT AND MIKEY GARCIA DISS ESPN'S RAFAEL FOR "DISRESPECTING" MAYWEATHER; SAY HE'S SUCKING BALLS

"That's disrespecting Floyd...that would've never happened...Dan obviously wants to suck Bob Arum and Loma's balls...he beat a lot of f*ckin guys that were up there at 130...no chance at all...I totally don't agree with that," stated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ SAYS LOMACHENKO SO GOOD, HE'S BORING; EXPLAINS WHY NO COMPARISON TO PACQUIAO

"I've never seen a fighter like Lomachenko before...he could be the best at his ability, but he can never be compared to a Manny Pacquiao...if I have to watch a Lomachenko fight or a Pacquiao fight, I'll watch a Pacquiao fight...he's so ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] MIKEY GARCIA REACTS TO LOMACHENKO MAKING RIGONDEAUX QUIT; RATES PERFORMANCE

"The size advantage really was the biggest factor...Lomachenko did what he had to do...good for him...it's not gonna be a huge satisfaction...you still have to give him credit...he actually boxed better and threw more punches," stated undefeated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] ROBERT GARCIA REACTS TO LOMACHENKO MAKING RIGONDEAUX QUIT; SAYS SIZE AND INACTIVITY WERE BIG FACTOR

"I already knew that was going to happen...the main thing was probably the age too...he's not active...3 rounds in 2 years...of course that's not gonna be a positive thing in a big fight...that made the big difference," stated world-class ...... continue reading

JEFF HORN STOPS GARY CORCORAN IN 11TH ROUND; APRIL SHOWDOWN WITH TERENCE CRAWFORD UP NEXT

Moments ago at the Convention & Exhibition Centre in Brisbane, Australia, WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn made a successful defense of his title, stopping game challenger Gary Corcoran in the 11th round. Although Horn got off to a quick ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH JABS MIKEY GARCIA; DOUBTS HE'LL FIGHT LOMACHENKO: "I DON'T THINK SO"

"Mikey Garcia calls everyone out, so it doesn't really matter...will he get in the ring with him...I don't think so," stated world-class trainer Freddie Roach, who shared his thoughts on Vasyl Lomachenko's victory over Guillermo ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ SHOCKING REASON FOR TEVIN FARMER CONTROVERSIAL LOSS; BLAMES STYLE ON "MEXICAN CARD"

"Tevin Farmer won the fight...but you're fighting under a Mexican promoter on a Mexican card...you cannot be moving around and trying to look pretty...you got Mexicans fighting where you're going to have some fights...now you got a Tevin ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] FREDDIE ROACH SURPRISE REACTION TO RIGONDEAUX QUITTING; GIVES HIS SOLUTION TO BEAT LOMACHENKO

"Boxing's a tough sport...Miguel has a lot of heart...when Rigondeaux quit on the stool, I was very surprised...he's going to have a tough time getting on TV again...he put himself in that position...he fought a very good fight," stated ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JOEL DIAZ SLAMS RIGONDEAUX FOR QUITTING; SAYS HE SHOULD RETIRE: "HE MAKES BOXING LOOK BAD"

"Rigo shouldn't be fighting anymore...he should retire...he makes boxing look bad...you have to be a warrior...even if you're hurt...I've seen it a lot in Cuban fighters...they're good fighters, but when push comes to shove, they ...... continue reading

HORN VS. CORCORAN TO BE TELEVISED LIVE ON ESPN TOMORROW, DECEMBER 13, AT 6:30AM

Boxing's Cinderella Man and Brisbane, Australia’s favorite son, Jeff “The Hornet” Horn, returns to the ring in the first defense of the world title he won off the legendary Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao.  Horn ...... continue reading

CARLOS CUADRAS VS. MCWILLIAMS ARROYO ADDED TO SUPERFLY 2 EVENT

Following the outstanding response to SUPERFLY 2 being announced last week, a sensational ten-round super flyweight clash has been added with former WBC Super Flyweight World Champion, CARLOS “Principe” CUADRAS, (36-2-1, 27 KO’s), ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN VS. GARY CORCORAN WEIGH-IN AND FINAL FACE OFF

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn and challenger Gary Corcoran both made weight ahead of their upcoming title fight in Brisbane, Australia. Check out the scene as both fighters stepped up on the scales and came face to face for the final time ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM JABS HBO; PUMPED UP ABOUT ESPN'S CROSS-PROMOTION OF BOXING: "THERE'S NOTHING LIKE ESPN"

FightHype.com was on hand at The Theater at Madison Square Garden where WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko proved why he's one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, making easy work of previously undefeated super ...... continue reading

TYSON FURY CLEARED TO FIGHT AGAIN: "READY TO RECLAIM THE WORLD TITLES, WHICH ARE RIGHTFULLY MINE"

Heavyweight boxers Tyson and Hughie Fury are free to immediately resume their boxing careers after coming to a joint agreement with UKAD today to finally resolve the ongoing anti-doping proceeding. Tyson and Hughie have always maintained their ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN RESPONDS TO HEADBUTT CLAIMS; SAYS CORCORAN AFRAID AND WARNS ABOUT BITING

At the final press conference leading up to his first world title defense, champion Jeff Horn was accused of being a dirty fighter by the team of challenger Gary Corcoran, who accused the Brisbane boxer of headbutting opponents. Check out what all ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] GARY CORCORAN FED UP; INSISTS JEFF HORN IS DIRTY AND WARNS ABOUT PAYBACK FOR HEADBUTTS

At the final press conference leading up to his first world title defense, champion Jeff Horn was accused of being a dirty fighter by the team of challenger Gary Corcoran, who accused the Brisbane boxer of headbutting opponents. Check out what all ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] JEFF HORN DISSED FOR "DIRTY" TACTICS; TEAM CORCORAN MAKES NOTE OF HEADBUTTS

At the final press conference leading up to his first world title defense, champion Jeff Horn was accused of being a dirty fighter by the team of challenger Gary Corcoran, who accused the Brisbane boxer of headbutting opponents. Check out what all ...... continue reading

NOTES FROM THE BOXING UNDERGROUND: LOMACHENKO VS. RIGONDEAUX FIXED FROM THE START

No, it wasn’t fixed in the way many boxing fans think of a fix. There wasn’t any behind the scenes skullduggery going on, no hushed talks about so and so taking a dive or such and such official leaning on the side of the money fighter. ...... continue reading

[VIDEO] BOB ARUM DISSES ANTHONY JOSHUA'S "SUSPECT" CHIN; SAYS WILDER AND PARKER KNOCK HIM OUT

"I think Joshua is a really, good, exciting fighter...he very ballsy, but I don't think he has a good chin...I really think his chin is suspect...Parker has a chin like iron...he could knock Joshua out...I think Wilder could knock Joshua out," ...... continue reading