Middleweight Boxing Newswire

Middleweight Boxing Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Middleweight Boxing.

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  1. Golovkin-Brook: Callum Smith, Kid Galahad, McDonnell AddedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Smith ended the challenge of game Argentine Cesar Hernan Reynoso inside six of a scheduled eight rounds at Goodison Park, live on Sky Sports as part of the undercard to Tony Bellew's historic WBC cruiserweight title win against Ilunga Makabu, to extend his undefeated run while awaiting a shot at world champion Badou Jack. And now Smith, who goes by the ring moniker 'Mundo', has landed a spot on the undercard of another huge world title fight.

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  2. Brook Baits Golovkin: You Want Respect? Show Me That PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    Brook is moving up by thirteen pounds to challenge Golovkin for the IBO/IBF/WBC/WBA middleweight world titles on September 10th at the O2 Arena in London. Brook has no fear of Golovkin's punching power and will enter the ring with no respect for the boxer.

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  3. Williams on Brook Sparring: He's on Another Level To GolovkinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    British/Commonwealth junior middleweight champion Liam Williams was surprised when his phone rang and he was asked to become a sparring partner for IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook . Brook is training for the upcoming challenge of IBO/IBF/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin .

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  4. Brook unfazed by Golovkin's powerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Kell Brook insists he is not worried about Gennady Golovkin's power and says the Kazakh superstar will have to earn his respect in the ring on September 10. Reigning IBF welterweight champion Brook is preparing to challenge fellow undefeated fighter and WBA Super, IBF and WBC middleweight champion Golovkin at The O2, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Brook will be fighting at middleweight for the first time and faces one of boxing's most deadly knockout artists but the Sheffield fighter believes his speed rather than Golovkin's power will be the defining factor in the fight.

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  5. Giovanni De Carolis-Tyron Zeuge Rematch on November 5thRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Sauerland Event have announced that WBA regular super middleweight champion Giovanni De Carolis will defend the title against German challenger Tyron Zeuge November 5 at the MBS Arena in Potsdam, just outside of Berlin De Carolis vs. Zeuge drew the first time they fought after what indeed was a close fight where Zeuge finished the fight with an injured shoulder with the Italian champion coming on strong. This will be De Carolis fourth straight fight in Germany where he first lost a controversial decision to Vincent Feigenbutz, then stopped Feigenbutz in a rematch and drew with Zeuge.

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  6. De Carolis v Zeuge II is onRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Tyron Zeuge has been granted a second tilt at WBA super-middleweight champion Giovanni De Carolis after July's majority draw. The 24-year-old Zeuge appeared to suffer an injury during the pair's first clash in Berlin and is confident he has what it takes to dethrone the Italian at the second time of asking on November 5 in Potsdam.

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  7. Golovkin's Coach: Ward Beats Everyone at 175 - Except KovalevRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Abel Sanchez, trainer of WBA/IBF/IBO/WBC middleweight king Gennady Golovkin, is still siding with Sergey Kovalev to defeat Olympic gold medal winner Andre Ward on November 19th. The HBO Pay-Per-View fight is still in the process of being finalized for November 19th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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  8. Golovkin Warns Saunders: My Goal is The WBO Belt, I Want it NextRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    WBC/IBO/WBA/IBF middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin is preparing for his upcoming defense, which takes place on September 10th at the O2 Arena in London. Golovkin will defend his belts against IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook, who is moving up by thirteen pounds to take the fight.

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  9. Oosthuizen primed for return to ringRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    It s more than the just about glory for Tommy Oosthuizen,right, when he faces Daniel Bruwer for the vacant World Boxing Association light heavyweight title. Photo by: Bongiwe Mchunu It's more than the just about glory for Tommy Oosthuizen when he faces Daniel Bruwer for the vacant World Boxing Association light heavyweight title but more about proving he has overcome his battle with substance abuse.

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  10. Smith Backs Froch: Kovalev is Best Pound For Pound FighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    A few days ago, retired former super middleweight champion Carl Froch appointed IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. The selection created a lot of debate, but now Froch has found some support - as world title challenger and fellow Sky Sports analyst Paul Smith has also tabbed Kovalev as being the pound for pound best in boxing.

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  11. Brook turns to scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sky Sports

    Kell Brook is turning to boxing science in a bid for physical perfection ahead of his showdown with Gennady Golovkin on September 10. Brook , the reigning IBF welterweight champion, is preparing to challenge fellow undefeated fighter and WBA 'Super', IBF and WBC middleweight champion Golovkin at The O2, live on Sky Sports Box Office . It will be his first bout at middleweight and Brook is leaving nothing to chance in his training and preparation ahead of the move up in weight, undergoing a full sports science programme at Sheffield Hallam University.

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  12. De La Hoya on Canelo-GGG: We Can't Afford To Wait Beyond 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    According to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya, he won't wait beyond 2017 to make the fight between his company superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez and feared IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin . There is a verbal agreement for Golovkin and Canelo to fight in September 2017, but a verbal agreement is NOT enforceable.

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  13. Golovkin: No Big Fights at 168, I Make 160 Easy - I'm Not Big 160Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin, , who holds the WBC, WBA, IBF and IBO middleweight world titles, sees no reason to move up to 168-pounds and purse opportunities in a new division. Golovkin is training for his ring return against undefeated IBF welterweight world champion, "The Special One" Kell Brook, , on September 10 at The 02 in London, England.

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  14. Canelo braced for Smith battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sky Sports

    Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez is expecting fireworks when he fights Britain's Liam Smith for his WBO light-middleweight title on September 17 in Texas. Alvarez faces an English opponent for the second fight in succession after knocking out Amir Khan in devastating fashion in the sixth round of their bout in May. Smith goes into the fight as a heavy underdog despite a run of eight straight stoppage victories that saw him pick up the vacant title by beating John Thompson, before successfully defending it against Jimmy Kelly and Predrag Radosevic.

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  15. Canelo Admits Move To 160 is Likely Next For His CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boxing Scene

    Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has revealed his upcoming fight with Liam Smith is likely to be his last at super welterweight. Alvarez challenges for Smith's WBO World Title at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas with a chance to secure another belt at the weight after previously holding the WBC and WBA versions of the Title.

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  16. Ring Magazine belt excites CrollaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sky Sports

    Anthony Crolla is determined to put a lasting stamp on his boxing legacy by defeating Jorge Linares on September 24. WBA world lightweight champion Crolla will take on WBC 'Diamond' champion Linares at the Manchester Arena, live on Sky Sports . Also on the line will be the Ring Magazine lightweight crown, which became vacant when Terrance Crawford moved up to light welterweight in April 2015.

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  17. Happy 47th birthday James ToneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Sweet Science

    Happy 47th birthday James Toney - We here at The Sweet Science and Boxing Channel TV would like to wish a Happy 47th birthday to James Toney. James, born August 24th 1968, has always been a colorful character.

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    Wednesday | Big News Network.com

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  19. Daniel Jacobs: Brook Just Too Small To Survive Against GolovkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boxing Scene

    Daniel Jacobs gives Kell Brook a tremendous amount of credit for accepting the dangerous challenge he'll encounter September 10 at London's O2 Arena. Jacobs just can't envision the unbeaten Brook, who owns the IBF welterweight title, pulling off an upset against Gennady Golovkin.

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  20. Golovkin Laughs at Froch, Eubank: Those Clowns Won't Fight MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boxing Scene

    In the last two weeks, IBF/IBO/WBC/WBA middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin has been on the receiving end of numerous verbal jabs from his British rivals, Carl Froch and Chris Eubank Jr. Last year, Golovkin was in talks to face Froch in the UK. Golovkin agreed to move up in weight, to 168-pounds, for the contest.

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