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Ortiz-KcKinson undercard report: Bektemir Melikuziev halts Sladan Janjanin in three

Light heavyweight/super middleweight prospect Bektemir Melikuziev dropped Sladan Janjanin three times en route to a third-round knockout victory on the undercard of Vergil Ortiz Jr.-Michael McKinson at the Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Melikuziev, who is originally from...

Gary Russell Jr. nonetheless recovering from shoulder harm, not sure if he’ll combat once...

Mark Magsayo and Gary Russell Jr. trade punches during their competitive WBC featherweight title bout, which Magsayo won via maj. decision. Photo by Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME The last time we saw Gary Russell Jr. he lost his WBC featherweight title...

Born on this present day: Chris Eubank

 Only a few boxers every once in a while transcend the sport and hit the mainstream with the force of a hurricane. Today’s subject of our BOTD series is one of them. Christopher Livingstone Eubank was born August 8,...

JoJo Diaz and William Zepeda face off in high-stakes matchup on Nov. 5

Lightweight contenders Joseph ‘JoJo’ Diaz and William Zepeda will square off on November 5, it was announced on Saturday night’s DAZN stream. The clash between the two southpaw fighters should be an action fight, as both fighters are known...

Blair Cobbs drops Maurice Hooker 3 times en path to unanimous resolution

Blair Cobbs dropped Maurice Hooker three times en route to a well-deserved unanimous decision over Maurice Hooker on the Vergil Ortiz-Michael McKinson undercard on Saturday night at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Scores were 97-90, 97-90, and 96-91...

On at the present time: Roy Jones Jr. avenges DQ loss to Montell Griffin...

Jones pictured after his highlight reel knockout of Griffin. Photo by The Ring/ Getty Images “RJ” was never more devastating. On August 7, 1997, Roy Jones Jr. scored a thunderous one-punch knockout of Montell Griffin to regain the WBC light...

On at the present time: Dwight Muhammad Qawi wrecks Matthew Saad Muhammad in six

PHILADELPHIA - AUGUST 7,1982: Dwight Muhammad Qawi (L) throws a punch against Matthew Saad Muhammad during the bout at the Spectrum on August 7, 1982 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dwight Muhammad Qawi won the WBC light heavyweight title. (Photo...

Sulem Urbina will get her groove again after ending winless streak, targets junior bantam...

Sulem Urbina and team following her victory over Noemi Bosques in 2020. After six rounds, Sulem Urbina “knew” she had won. She had been the aggressor throughout their bout on Saturday against the game, but unheralded Jhosep Vizcaino, but...

BN Verdict: Conlan manages to strike a stability and exorcise demons in opposition to...

Michael Conlan does what he needs to do - for him - against Miguel Marriaga, winning widely on the cards, writes Elliot Worsell THERE is a balance to be struck by any fighter whenever they set foot inside the...

Marlen Esparza outpoints Eva Guzman, retains Ring Journal, WBC and WBA flyweight titles

Marlen Esparza defended her Ring, WBC, and WBA 112-pound titles vs. Eva Guzman. Photo / Golden Boy Ring Magazine female flyweight champion Marlen Esparza defeated Eva Guzman by unanimous decision Saturday night at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. Scores...