Canelo impressive in San Antonio, wins super middleweight titles

Canelo Alvarez showed why he is likely the best fighter in the sport of boxing. The multi-division champion from Guadelajara used a bullying style against an opponent in Callum Smith who was much taller than he is and dominated over the course of 12 rounds to win by unanimous decision (119-109 twice, 117-111) and become the unified champion at super middleweight with the WBA, WBC, … Continue reading Canelo impressive in San Antonio, wins super middleweight titles

Joshua knocks out Pulev in nine rounds to retain titles

It has been over a year since Anthony Joshua stepped in the ring where he regained the titles that he lost to Andy Ruiz Jr. While he has been on a quest to be the undisputed champion, he does have to honor some mandatory obligations. The latest one was for the IBF title and Kubrat Pulev was the challenger. Pulev had waited for over three … Continue reading Joshua knocks out Pulev in nine rounds to retain titles

Saunders pitches a near shutout to retain WBO title

Billy Joe Saunders successfully defended the WBO Super-Middleweight World Title for a second time on Friday night, as he nearly swept the scorecards against Martin Murray. Steve Gray and Robert Williams scored the fight 120-109, whille Marcus McDowell scored it 118-110 for the champion from Hatfield. It registers as Saunders’ 30th win as a professional fighter. Murray was unsuccessful once again in a world title … Continue reading Saunders pitches a near shutout to retain WBO title

Canelo Alvarez meets Callum Smith December 19th

VIA PRESS RELEASE Canelo Promotions and Matchroom Boxing are delighted to announce that Canelo Alvarez will take on Callum Smith for the WBA and Ring Magazine World Super-Middleweight titles on Saturday December 19, live on DAZN in 200+ countries and territories worldwide (excluding Mexico). Alvarez (53-1-2 36 KOs) is back in action for the first time since knocking out Sergey Kovalev in November 2019 in Las Vegas, ripping the … Continue reading Canelo Alvarez meets Callum Smith December 19th

Haney gets clear decision win over Gamboa

The WBC lightweight champion returned to the ring at Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Florida, and he made sure that his opponent did not have any chances of upsetting him. Devin Haney (25-0, 14 KOs) scored a unanimous decision win over Yuriorkis Gamboa (30-4, 18 KOs) as two judges gave every round to the champion and one judge gave him ten of the twelve … Continue reading Haney gets clear decision win over Gamboa

Saunders defends against Murray December 4th

VIA PRESS RELEASE Billy Joe Saunders will make the second defence of his WBO Super-Middleweight World Title against British rival Martin Murray at The SSE Arena, Wembley on Friday December 4, live on Sky Sports in the UK and on DAZN in all of its nine markets including the U.S. Hatfield star Saunders (29-0, 14 KOs) became a two-weight World Champion with a shutout points win over Shefat Isufi in May 2019, outclassing his Serbian opponent … Continue reading Saunders defends against Murray December 4th

Katie Taylor headlines women’s World Title triple-header

VIA PRESS RELEASE Matchroom Boxing will promote the first ever women’s World Title triple-header on Saturday November 14, with Katie Taylor, Terri Harper and Rachel Ball all starring in an historic evening of boxing shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US. Taylor (16-0, 6 KOs) retained her Undisputed Lightweight World Title with a unanimous decision win over Delfine Persoon as their highly anticipated rematch produced another brutal battle … Continue reading Katie Taylor headlines women’s World Title triple-header

Usyk vs. Chisora confirmed for October 31st

VIA PRESS RELEASE Ukrainian pound-for-pound star Oleksandr Usyk will finally face British favourite Derek Chisora on Saturday October 31, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in the US, after their original May 23 date was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs) made the move to Heavyweight after dominating at Cruiserweight, ending his extraordinary spell at 200lbs as the Undisputed king with a phenomenal run … Continue reading Usyk vs. Chisora confirmed for October 31st

Harper and Jonas battle to a draw

It was a historic match that may have went beyond expectations, and the result might have those that watched the fight wanting more. Terri Harper and Natasha Jonas were the first two women from the United Kingdom to compete against each other for a world title, and both of them battled to the last bell. As a result, the ten round bout produced scores from … Continue reading Harper and Jonas battle to a draw