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lightweight prospect Amir Khan

The hype surrounding 22-year-old lightweight prospect may not be the same since his stunning first-round knockout loss to Breidis Prescott last September, but the 2004 Olympic silver medallist has the full confidence of his

Pre Sale Tickets

Perhaps the most talent rich division in boxing, the lightweight class, will be on center stage at the Frank Erwin Center on Saturday, April 4th, as Golden Boy Promotions presents “Lightweight Lightning,” an unprecedented


He was one of the better middleweights of the 1970’s. The smooth boxing Licata turned professional in 1969 and was undefeated in his first 52 fights. ( 49-0-3 ). During that streak he defeated

Francisco “Panchito” Arce

This Saturday night in his hometown of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico Francisco “Panchito” Arce, the younger brother of three-time world champion Jorge”Travieso” Arce, will step into the ring to face Simphiwe Nongqayi of South

WBC title on the line

It has just been announced that the bout between undefeated Venezuelan Edwin Valero (24-0, 24KO) and Antonio Pitalua (46-3-1, 40KO) of Colombia has seized to be the interim title and is now a world

Marquez vs. Diaz & Juarez Workout Photos

Ring Magazine World Lightweight Champion Juan Manuel Marquez poses for on February 25, 2009 in Houston, Texas at a media workout in preparation for his February 28, 2009 world championship fight against Former Three-Time

Miguel Cotto’s Wish List

With the return of Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto (33-1, 27KO) back into the welterweight mix and Antonio Margarito’s disappointing exit out it at least for a year, the Caguas native stands as the elite

Joe Calzaghe in court

British boxer Joe Calzaghe (L) and his father Enzo arrive at the High Court in central London on February 23, 2009. Boxing promoter Frank Warren, who once managed Calzaghe, is claiming that the boxer


Tomasz Adamek prepared for his Friday night SHOWTIME, ShoBox: The New Generation fight with an open workout on Monday at the C.O.M.B.A.T Club House Gym in Newark, N.J. Adamek is 36-1 with 24 KOs.

Pacman gives up WBC belt!

Pound for Pound Manny Pacquiao has given up the WBC lightweight title. In a letter to the WBC, Pacquiao wrote: Dear Mr. Sulaiman and World Boxing Council; I take great pride and honor in

Press Conference in Austin

(Left to Right) Former Two Division World Champion Jesus Chavez, Former Junior Lightweight World Champion Edwin Valero, top ranked contender Antonio Pitalua and Former Junior Lightweight World Champion Carlos Hernandez pose with a statue

Margarito Will Not Face Cotto!

According to Antolin  Maldonado Rios of the Puerto Rican daily El Nuevo Dia, former two three time welterweight champion Antonio Margarito will not be newly crowned WBO champion Miguel Cotto’s next opponent on June

Montiel Ready to Make History!

The 28th of March is going to be a special date for current WBO super flyweight champion Fernando “KOchulito” Montiel since on that day he will be going for a third world title in

One-on-One with Joe Cortez

The “Fair But Firm” referee answers all your questions! Joe Cortez is arguably one of the most recognizable referees in the world. The famed ring official has been involved in boxing for over 50

Julio Diaz: ‘Enough is enough!’

Surprisingly, two time lightweight champion Julio “Kidd” Diaz (36-4, 26  KOs) is amused with the recent comments his next opponent Joel Casamayor made recently, where the two-time divisional champion stated in not-so-nice terms that

Lightweight Lightning

(Left to Right) Former Super Featherweight World Champion Carlos Hernandez, Former Two Division World Champion Jesus Chavez, Former Junior Lightweight World Champion Edwin Valero, CEO of Golden Boy Promotions Richard Schaefer, Former Two-Time World Champion