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‘Bring a better gift next time’: Catterall talks about slapping Taylor at presser

Jack Catterall says he doesn’t love spending this time with Josh Taylor, but can’t wait until they get to meet in the ring.

‘He didn’t want to discuss’: Hearn says Tank turned down Benn offer, talks Joshua vs Ngannou

Despite what Eddie Hearn deemed a ‘powerful offer’, Gervonta Davis expressed no interest in negotiating a fight with Conor Benn.

Josh Taylor and Jack Catterall nearly come to blows at press conference

Josh Taylor and Jack Catterall nearly brawled ahead of their rematch.

‘This is just a fight I’m up for’: Taylor talks upcoming Catterall rematch

Josh Taylor will rematch Jack Catterall after a hotly disputed first fight where he took a decision.

‘I don’t believe AJ would take what Tyson did’: Ngannou talks matchup with Joshua

Anthony Joshua and Francis Ngannou have a sit down interview about their March 8 fight.

‘Let’s get the rumble’: Nova ready for tonight’s world title fight with Foster

Abraham Nova challenges O’Shaquie Foster for his 130 lb title tonight.

‘We’ve been working with everyone’: Bill Haney discusses the making of Ryan Garcia fight

Bill Haney says he and his son are willing to work with anyone in order to make the biggest fights happen.

‘He gonna have to take it’: Lopez convinced he’ll eventually get Crawford fight

Teofimo Lopez calls Keyshawn Davis a clout chaser, as he himself continues to target a fight against Terence Crawford.

‘He’s going to be a real handful’: Warren talks Ngannou’s chances against Joshua

Frank Warren says if Francis Ngannou has improved at all since his fight with Tyson Fury, he could be a real problem for Anthony Joshua.

‘I’ve grown past him’: Haney says he’s improved more than Garcia since the amateurs

Devin Haney is expecting to show the world he’s both a top talent and top draw in the sport.

‘It’s a much bigger fight’: Ellerbe says Canelo does more business with Benavidez than Crawford

The Mayweather Promotions CEO is confident Canelo would make more money fighting David Benavidez.

‘A serious offer has been made’: Benn talks proposal to Tank

Conor Benn says his promoter has sent a substantial offer to Gervonta Davis for a fight, and urges him to sign the contract if he really believes all his trash talk.

‘The fear is getting to you’: Garcia and Haney get into shoving match at Super Bowl weekend

Just as soon as Ryan Garcia and Devin Haney struck a deal for an April 20 showdown, the pair nearly come to blows in Las Vegas.

‘They should get rid of people like this’: Teofimo Sr criticizes Ortiz’s performance against his son

Teofimo Lopez Sr says Jamaine Ortiz shouldn’t even be in the sport with their negative style.

‘Just keep it cool’: De La Hoya responds to insults from ‘Rolly’ Romero

Oscar De La Hoya implores Rolando Romero to slow his roll.

‘Just don’t bite the bullet’: Hear exchange between Lopez and Davis during final presser

There was an interesting side conversation between Teofimo Lopez and Keyshawn Davis during yesterday’s final presser, and Top Rank had the mics hot.

‘Everything takes patience’: Arum says big fights will come for Stevenson

Bob Arum isn’t overreacting to the news of Shakur Stevenson’s supposed retirement, saying his big fights will come down the line.

‘Getting my lick back’: Ortiz ready to avenge amateur loss to Lopez, become world champion

Jamaine Ortiz takes on Teofimo Lopez on Feb. 8 as we lead into Super Bowl weekend.

‘Nobody wants to face me’: Lopez explains difficulty in making his next big fight

Teofimo Lopez says he’s had a tough time trying to negotiate his next big fight after his last performance against Josh Taylor.

‘Come back when you’ve finished your tantrum’: Hearn reacts to Stevenson’s retirement

Eddie Hearn is obviously not buying into Shakur Stevenson’s supposed retirement.

‘Can change the trajectory of the sport’: Espinoza talks PBC’s transition to Amazon Prime

The former Showtime executive is working to help PBC make their big switch to Amazon Prime in an unofficial capacity.

‘That is not going to do good numbers on PPV’: Hearn reacts to Thurman vs Tszyu card

Eddie Hearn thinks the Thurman vs Tszyu card will have some fun fights, but acknowledges there has to be a low ceiling for the PPV buys.

‘He asked me to leave’: Eubank Sr talks split with son, future with Harlem Eubank

Chris Eubank Sr is still opposed to his son facing Conor Benn, and says his only shot left at the big time is to beat Canelo.

‘Tank’s the boss, and he’ll be fighting soon’: Ellerbe discusses return plans for Davis

Leonard Ellerbe contends that fighters such as Devin Haney were never in a position to negotiate a deal to fight Gervonta Davis.

‘They blew their chance’: Romero talks about fighting ‘Pitbull’ Cruz instead of Ryan Garcia

Rolando Romero says Al Haymon gave him a way better deal to fight Isaac Cruz than what was offered to fight Ryan Garcia.

‘This fight rejuvenates my career’: Kambosos talks legacy fight with Lomachenko

George Kambosos and Vasiliy Lomachenko discuss their upcoming fight during their opening press conference.

‘No fighter is bigger than me’: Garcia criticizes Romero for backing out of negotiations

Ryan Garcia looks to nail down his next fight after a confusing month of talks with different fighters.

‘Retiring and conspiring going on in boxing’: Bill Haney talks Stevenson, Garcia and Mayweather

Bill Haney says power players in boxing have been trying to undermine Devin Haney’s pursuit of big fights.

‘That’s where the near future is’: Tsyzu expects to continue building his name Stateside

Tim Tszyu says he’s signed a multi-fight deal in the U.S. and expects to be fighting there for immediate future, with a Keith Thurman fight set next.

‘Never thought it would happen to me’: Coach Bullet talks split with Romero

Cromwell Gordon will no longer be leading Rolando Romero into battle as he discusses their parting of ways.

‘That’s the appetizer for Ryan’: De La Hoya says he’s happy Romero is fighting Cruz

Oscar De La Hoya says a fight between Ryan Garcia and Rolando Romero was never close to being finalized anyway.

‘More fire in my belly because of the last performance’: Smith aims for trilogy fight with Eubank

Liam Smith says he’s now healthy and has the fire in his belly for a third meeting with Chris Eubank Jr.

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