Deontay Wilder lashed out at the WBC for its snail-like pace in its investigation into Alexander Povetkin’s positive drug test and for not imposing punishment.
Andre Berto likes the matchup with Danny Garcia if it happens in the fall, saying that Garcia has never faced a fighter with his combination of power and speed.
The WBC and VADA were hoping to launch the innovative Clean Boxing Program on Aug. 9 but have had to push it back to Sept. 9 so all fighters can sign up.
The WBC is apparently in the final stage of its investigation into Alexander Povetkin’s positive drug test and will give him a chance to explain himself.
Heavyweight titlist Deontay Wilder grows impatient with the WBC as he waits to see if it drops Alexander Povetkin from its ratings after a failed drug test.
Golden Boy and Tom Loeffler both received letters from the WBC saying the two sides have a 15-day window to make a deal for a fight between Canelo and GGG this year.
A loss will remain on Randy Petalcorin’s record despite mistakes made by the referee that resulted in Petalcorin getting no credit for knockdowns against Omari Kimweri.
Anselmo Moreno and Suriyan Sor Rungvisai will clash for the right to challenge for the WBC’s bantamweight title on Saturday in Panama City, Panama.
On Saturday, Suriyan Sor Rungvisai will face Anselmo Moreno for a No. 1 slot in the WBC’s bantamweight rankings.
Golden Boy Promotions has issued a statement with regard to WBC 130-pound titleholder Francisco Vargas testing positive for the banned substance clenbuterol.
Golden Boy president Oscar De La Hoya didn’t rule out a rematch with Miguel Cotto (or Amir Khan) for Canelo Alvarez if he doesn’t face Gennady Golovkin next.
On Saturday, lightweight Adrian Estrella looks to nab his fourth straight win, against veteran DeMarcus Corley, since his sole loss last year.
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