Fight Preview: Wladimir Klitschko vs. Sultan Ibragimov

This coming Saturday night on February 23 at 9:30 PM. ET/ 6:30 PM PT on HBO, from New York’s Madison Square Garden, the first heavyweight unification title fight since 1999 is set to take place as Wladimir Klitschko squares off against Sultan Ibragimov. More: continued here

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EC bids for boxing NBC (Daily Dispatch)

THE EASTERN Cape province is bidding to host next year’s boxing awards and National Boxing Convention (NBC). East London has been identified as the venue should the province be awarded the two prestigious events renowned for attracting bigwigs from the corporate world. More: continued here

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EC bids for boxing NBC – Dispatch Online

EC bids for boxing NBCDispatch Online, South Africa –8 minutes agoTHE EASTERN Cape province is bidding to host next year’s boxing awards and National Boxing Convention (NBC). East London has been identified as the venue … More: continued here

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Exclusive Boxing Interview: World Super Middleweight Champion Joe Calzaghe

SaddoBoxing: Since becoming the undisputed supper middleweight world champion, you have won the British Sports Personality of the Year Award and were awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award; has anything changed for you? Joe Calzaghe: “Not much changes me, Iʼm still the same guy down to earth, but I do get recognised more on the streets. […] More: continued here

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Friday Night Boxing Round-up

We start off this week’s installment of Friday night at the fights in France and if you were in Martigues, the venue La Halle des Martigues was the place to be as stocky, Haitian born French Light Middleweight Champ Jimmy Colas, 23-4 (10), pounded his way to the European Union title by flooring Spain’s Miguel […] More: continued here

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Boxing Result: Kelly Pavlik Prevails In Rematch With Jermain Taylor

Last night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, WBC/WBO Middleweight Champion Kelly Pavlik outworked former titlist Jermain Taylor over twelve rounds to win a non-title rematch at 164 lb. Although Taylor fought a far smarter fight this time, he simply wasn’t active enough to win over the judges and dropped a 117-111, 116-112 and […] More: continued here

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Boxing: Calzaghe keeps his cool – Independent

Sabah Boxing: Calzaghe keeps his coolIndependent, UK –1 hour agoBy Claudia Parsons in New York Joe Calzaghe smiled when Bernard Hopkins warned yesterday that he should be "willing to die" when they meet in a …CALZAGHE: I'LL WIN REGARDLESSSportinglife.comCalzaghe vows to topple HopkinsIrish Timesall 25 news articles More: continued here

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Boxing Preview: Nikolay Valuev vs Sergei Liakhovich

In Germany this evening, two former world heavyweight champions, looking to put themselves back into title contention, collide. Russian giant Nikolay Valuev, the former WBA Champion, takes on former WBO kingpin Sergei Liakhovich at Nuremberg Arena in a fascinating contest that neither man can afford to lose. The clash will be the first time that […] More: continued here

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Boxing Preview: Pavlik vs. Taylor 2

The much anticipated rematch between WBC/WBO Middleweight Champion Kelly Pavlik and former titlist Jermain Taylor takes place tonight as a 12 round non-title affair at a catchweight of 166 lb at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, with a massive undercard supporting the main event. The pair first clashed in September of last year and reigning […] More: continued here

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Ringside Boxing Report: Brian Rose vs. Manocha Salari

**With Slideshow** © Jane Warburton / Saddo Boxing There was a great atmosphere inside the famous Blackpool Tower, in Blackpool, England, on Saturday night night as Steve Wood’s VIP Boxing promoted a seven-fight card billed as ’Power at the Tower’. At the foot of the Tower the Circus Arena is a stunning venue with tiered seating encircling the […] More: …

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Q&A with UFC heavyweight Frank Mir

Gary Herman caught up with Frank Mir to discuss the victory over Brock Lesnar, his thoughts on how long before he’ll receive a title shot, and what he thinks of some top heavyweight fighters not joining the UFC. More: continued here

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Mike Martinez: Fighting Mad!

By Andre Courtemanche You wouldn’t like him when he’s angry. “They used to call me ‘The Incredible Hulk’ in the Marine Corps,” laughs easy-going junior middleweight Mike Martinez. “Sometimes I get mad in there.” In much the same way they say “everyone has a plan until they get hit,” Martinez is the most unassuming and sociable person you’d […] More: …

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Boxing Result: Nikolay Valuev Dominates Serguei Lyakhovich In Germany

In a battle of ex-heavyweight champions looking for another crack at world honors, former WBA titlist Nikolay Valuev won that organization’s official eliminator by outfighting past WBO beltholder Serguei Lyakhovich over twelve rounds at Neurmberg Arena in Nuremberg, Germany. At 7 feet tall and weighing 321 pounds, Valuev proved simply too big for Lyakhovich to get […] More: continued here

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Boxing: Timing wrong for Hatton-Khan – ic Wales

Boxing: Timing wrong for Hatton-Khanic Wales, United Kingdom –16 hours ago“I respect Ricky Hatton for what he’s done in boxing– and he inspires me,” said Khan. “He’s good and is a respected fighter. But I don’t think he’ll be … More: continued here

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Hatton set for homecoming

Ricky Hatton is set to reward his loyal fans with a Manchester homecoming on May 24th – but his opponent will not be Junior Witter. More: continued here

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