The six-year 130-pound reign of Takashi Uchiyama ended on Wednesday as Jezreel Corrales scored a second-round TKO in Tokyo, lifting the WBA title.
Gilberto Ramirez is expected to make his first title defense on the July 23 HBO PPV undercard while the Roberto Duran-Julio Cesar Chavez exhibition is off.
Gennady Golovkin dispatched another overmatched foe on Saturday in Inglewood, California. Let’s hope he receives an actual test sometime in the near future.
Nonito Donaire’s KO of Zsolt Bedak was cheered on by more than 20,000 fans at Cebu City Sports Center, a sign that he’s finally being embraced in the Philippines.
Light heavyweight titleholder Sergey Kovalev’s next fight will be against Isaac Chilemba on July 11 in Ekaterinburg, Russia (a major city near his hometown Kopeysk).
Gennady Golovkin and Abel Sanchez discuss Saturday’s WBA/IBF middleweight title defense against Dominic Wade. Sanchez spoke about GGG vs. Canelo Alvarez.
Gary Russell Jr. dropped Patrick Hyland three times en route to a second-round TKO in the first defense of his WBC featherweight belt on Saturday in Connecticut.
It wasn’t pretty but Jose Pedraza got the job done once again, outpointing Stephen Smith for the second successful defense of his IBF junior lightweight title.
Bantamweights Stephon Young and Nikolay Potapov fought to a majority draw in their 10-round ShoBox main event at Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, N.Y.
Get your fill of distorted facial features in this week’s gallery from Naoki Fukuda, who was ringside at the war between Jesus Soto Karass and Yoshihiro Kamegai.
Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko will do it again in a rematch of their Nov. fight when Fury authored the upset and ended Klitschko’s near-decade long reign.
Billy Joe Saunders was scheduled to make the maiden defense of his WBO middleweight title against Max Bursak on April 30 in London, England.