Haney gets unanimous decision over game Diaz

A week after the unified lightweight championship changed hands, the spotlight was on Devin Haney to see if he would be successful in defending his WBC title or if there would be another instance of a champion losing his belt. After 12 rounds, the young fighter from Las Vegas held on even with a good effort from his opponent. Haney (27-0, 15 KOs) worked behind … Continue reading Haney gets unanimous decision over game Diaz

Haney and Diaz set to face off in Las Vegas December 4th

Unbeaten WBC lightweight champion Devin Haney and former super featherweight champion Joseph “JoJo” Diaz Jr. are a month away from their encounter that will take place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas but they were in the Venetian Hotel earlier today to get a gauge on their opponent ahead of time. Haney (26-0, 15 KOs) will be making the third defense of the … Continue reading Haney and Diaz set to face off in Las Vegas December 4th

Lomachenko breaks down, stops Nakatani in ninth round

Coming into Saturday night, fight fans wanted to know how former champion Vasily Lomachenko would look after his loss to Teofimo Lopez last year. Many had viewed him as one of the top pound for pound fighters up to that point, and too see him suffer defeat may have raised some doubt as to if he would be able to compete at the top level … Continue reading Lomachenko breaks down, stops Nakatani in ninth round

Tank ready for his next challenge against Barrios at 140

The Baltimore native and four time world champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis met face to face with his next opponent Mario Barrios in Atlanta today, and while he looks to become a champion in another division, this may end up being Tank’s biggest challenge yet. Barrios is undefeated (26-0, 17 KOs) with stoppage victories in nine of his last ten bouts. In his last outing, he … Continue reading Tank ready for his next challenge against Barrios at 140

Haney takes on former champion Linares May 29th

The WBC lightweight champion Devin “The Dream” Haney will make his third defense of that title as he will step in the ring on May 29th against Jorge Linares at the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino┬áin Las Vegas. Haney is coming off a unanimous decision win over Yuriorkis Gamboa in Miami last November, while the veteran Linares (47-5, 29 KOs) is … Continue reading Haney takes on former champion Linares May 29th

Commey and Marinez want to prove their standing at lightweight

After receiving news that their bout was going to be the main event in Las Vegas, both Richard Commey and Jackson Marinez got put in the spotlight today as they were the ones in the final press conference. With the fight being a couple of days away, they provided content that showed they are ready to go on Saturday night. First up was Marinez (19-1, … Continue reading Commey and Marinez want to prove their standing at lightweight

Fortuna dominates, stops Lozada in six

The former world champion aimed to make a statement on Saturday and he did just that. A fast start by Javier Fortuna (36-2-1, 25 KOs) at the beginning of the fight led to a sixth round stoppage victory over Antonio Lozada (40-5-1, 34 KOs) in Los Angeles. Fortuna was rated in the top 5 in the WBC rankings before this bout and his performance keeps … Continue reading Fortuna dominates, stops Lozada in six

Garcia-Campbell rescheduled to January 2nd

The lightweight fight for the WBC interim title between Ryan Garcia and Luke Campbell has been given a new date. January 2nd will be when these two fighters will face each other which is four weeks after the original date that they were going to fight. A positive COVID-19 test from Campbell prevented the fight from being on December. While it is not confirmed where … Continue reading Garcia-Campbell rescheduled to January 2nd

Campbell tests positive for COVID, fight with Garcia postponed

The fight between Ryan Garcia and Luke Campbell that was scheduled for December 5th has been postponed, as Campbell tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week. This was announced by Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing, who also stated that Campbell completed the safety protocols and will be in camp in the next few days but it will not give the former gold medalist enough time … Continue reading Campbell tests positive for COVID, fight with Garcia postponed