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Barrios: A strong showing against Santiago could get me back in the title mix

Mario Barrios suffered back-to-back losses and is hungry to get back in the win column.

Tommy Fury: I’m going to school Jake Paul, he’s not even a legitimate fighter

Tommy Fury has he’s inspired to work harder than he ever has in training as he looks to make a statement against Jake Paul.

Benavidez Sr: Plant and Breadman make a good team, they’re both runners

Jose Benavidez Sr expects his son David to show up and prove he’s the best 168 lb fighter in the world.

INTERVIEW: Alexis Rocha talks Terence Crawford, headlining a show, and a major hometown honor

The young welterweight contender is next in line for Terence Crawford, and says he’s ready to take on the challenge

Hearn talks Spence vs Thurman, Canelo vs Bivol 2, Kell Brook, and more

The Matchroom promoter fields questions from reporters on a number of topics in the boxing world.

Floyd: We need to clean up sport of boxing, everybody’s a “champion”

Floyd Mayweather says he’s going to use his platform to speak out about the ills that plague boxing.

Tommy Fury: Jake Paul never gets in a boxing ring again after I KO him

Tommy Fury is confident he will knock Jake Paul out and retire him from boxing.

Hopkins: I think Plant beats Benavidez easier than most are expecting

Bernard Hopkins thinks Caleb Plant is a poor stylistic matchup for David Benavidez, who might end up regretting taking this fight.

Benavidez vows to hospitalize Plant during opening press conference

David Benavidez and Caleb Plant made the official announcement of their upcoming fight during today’s press event.

Alycia Baumgardner looking to create a legacy, calls Mayer “delusional and salty”

The unified champion at 130 lbs has her sights set on leaving a legacy in the sport and believes nobody can handle her power.

Hearn: Ngannou should go straight into big boxing fight, sells AJ bout on “the unknown”

Eddie Hearn says Francis Ngannou should go straight to a huge fight if he’s going to box.

Hearn confirms Jake Paul lawsuit still ongoing, picks Paul to KO Fury

Eddie Hearn is still suing Jake Paul, but says Paul’s company deserve respect for not letting it extend to their clients.

Croke Park out for Taylor vs Serrano 2, but May 20 in Dublin the plan

Katie Taylor vs Amanda Serrano 2 is still planned for May in Dublin, just not at Croke Park.

Baumgardner may consider Mayer rematch after undisputed title fight

Alycia Baumgardner is excited by the prospect of becoming undisputed champion against Elham Mekhaled.

Keyshawn Davis: Tank is great but his resume not so much

Keyshawn Davis credits Gervonta Davis on being a great fighter but admits his selection of opponents leaves much to be desired.

Hearn updates on Canelo’s plans, Crawford, Bivol vs Beterbiev, Paul vs Fury, more

Eddie Hearn updated everyone on plans for Canelo, the Terence Crawford/Golden Boy situation, and much more.

Hearn: Joshua is coming back with a vengeance, get ready

Eddie Hearn says Anthony Joshua will return to the ring with ferocity in April.

Tszyu: The plan is to sink and drown Harrison, move on to Charlo fight

Tim Tszyu talks about losing a fight with Jermell Charlo only to find himself in with another top opponent.

Arum updates on Inoue vs Fulton, Haney vs Lomachenko, and parting with Berlanga

Bob Arum says he expects Inoue vs Fulton to get done soon, plus Haney-Lomachenko update and more.

Cortes has sights on Navarrete, Stevenson, Valdez in 2023

Andres Cortes returns Friday, and is targeting the big names this year.

Harrison: After Tszyu I only want Charlo trilogy fight before I retire

Tony Harrison shares his thoughts on working his way back to another world title opportunity, and a chance to avenge a loss.

Broner: I had to dig myself out of dark place, now I’m ready to go

Adrien Broner talks about taking personal accountability for his career falling off and putting in the work to get back to where he was.

Tyson Fury: Tommy has to take Jake Paul “really seriously”

Tyson Fury believes brother Tommy must treat Jake Paul as a serious opponent next month.

De La Hoya admits to making pitch to Crawford, believes he can deliver big fights

The Golden Boy promoter likes the idea of Terence Crawford fighting Alexis Rocha first.

Jake Paul and Tommy Fury go face-to-face, both promising knockout on Feb. 26

Jake Paul and Tommy Fury faced off today in London, each promising a knockout win on Feb. 26.

Jamal James ready to bounce back from loss, 16-month layoff

Jamal James looks to bounce back from a loss and 16 months out of the ring on Feb. 25.

Benavidez: I promise I’m going to knock out Plant, I’m working like never before

David Benavidez says he’s working harder than ever ahead of his March fight with Caleb Plant.

Beterbiev not looking to make prediction against Yarde, just looking forward to good fight

Artur Beterbiev puts his light heavyweight titles on the line this weekend in London.

De La Hoya: Tank vs Garcia announcement coming soon, Ryan already in camp

The Golden Boy promoter says the sides are simply revising a few minor details in the contract but fully expects to make it official shortly.

OFFICIAL: Benavidez vs Plant set for Mar. 25 SHO PPV main event

It’s on! David Benavidez vs Caleb Plant is official for March 25.

De La Hoya “assures” fans Davis vs Garcia will happen, but fight not official yet

Oscar De La Hoya wants fans to know that Gervonta Davis vs Ryan Garcia is happening, even if the fight isn’t fully official just yet.

Hearn talks Eubank vs Smith, Benn possibly fighting either, more

Eddie Hearn says Conor Benn wants to jump straight back into a big fight, and that Chris Eubank Jr could be an option at 160.

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