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‘It’s my job to stop this young boy’s dreams’: Erickson Lubin on Jesus Ramos Jr fight

Erickson Lubin is looking to derail Jesus Ramos Jr’s hype train.

‘I feel great at cruiserweight’: Zurdo Ramirez talks moving up in weight, Joe Smith Jr challenge

Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramirez is looking beefy ahead of his cruiserweight debut.

‘He shows his confidence running his mouth, I show my confidence in the ring’: Bam Rodriguez talks showdown with Edwards

Two fighters with very different styles and personalities will collide for two flyweight titles later this year.

‘He’s cleared to box’: Eddie Hearn defends the return of Conor Benn

The Matchroom promoter explains Conor Benn’s return this weekend and he’s not fighting in the UK.

‘We have that Mexican blood’: Rocha and Santillan see big stakes for welterweight showdown

Alexis Rocha and Giovani Santillan both have something to prove in October.

‘A win means everything for me’: Mario Barrios on facing Yordenis Ugas

Mario Barrios is looking to take his career to a new level against Yordenis Ugas.

‘I can redeem myself’: Yordenis Ugas on coming back from Spence loss to face Barrios

Yordenis Ugas is looking to get a win and move forward on Sept. 30.

‘He’s quit once, he’ll do it again’: Fury talks Usyk and new career goals

Tyson Fury says he’s completed boxing and now wants to top the Forbes list.

‘I think Canelo is slipping’: Virgil Hunter says Jermell Charlo has a real shot to win fight

The trainer explains why the longer the fight goes, the better it is for Jermell Charlo.

‘Honestly, it’s very frustrating’: Stevenson irked by inability to land top lightweights

Shakur Stevenson hasn’t been able to get any of the big names around lightweight to fight him, and he admits it’s stressful.

‘This is my motivation, this is my inspiration’: Jermell Charlo eagerly awaits showdown with Canelo

Showtime takes us behind the scenes of both fighter’s training camps leading into their Sept. 30 fight.

‘It could happen as early as December’: Arum says Fury vs Usyk still easy fight to make

Despite all the back-and-forth between the parties, Top Rank promoter still believes an undisputed unification between Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk can happen.

Ryan Garcia to return in November, says Oscar: ‘He’ll be stronger, better, wiser’

Ryan Garcia is still on course to return in about two months, according to Oscar De La Hoya.

‘Nobody wants to fight’: Ruiz says he’s ready for Wilder or Joshua trilogy

Andy Ruiz Jr says he’s trying to make a fight, but nobody wants to fight him

‘He walks on quicksand’: De La Hoya explains styles that trouble Canelo

Oscar De La Hoya gives his insight as to what Jermell Charlo can do to give Canelo Alvarez fits.

William Zepeda and Mercito Gesta both motivated for lightweight showdown

William Zepeda and Mercito Gesta meet Saturday night on DAZN.

‘I think it’s possible’: Danny Garcia doesn’t rule out a future fight with Terence Crawford

Danny Garcia breaks down some of his thoughts on Terence Crawford.

‘I love boxing as much as I always have’: Hekkie Budler looking for career-best win against Kenshiro Teraji

Hekkie Budler knows he’s going to need more than a big heart to overcome the biggest challenge of his storied career.

‘I can’t think of any bigger money fights’: Eubank Jr expresses interest in facing Canelo

Chris Eubank Jr isn’t counting on a Canelo fight, but he’d sure love the opportunity.

‘You didn’t beat up a real champion’: Thurman responds to taunts from Crawford

Keith Thurman had a lot to say about Terence Crawford taking shots at him on social media.

‘My how the tables have turned’: Terence Crawford trolls Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia

Terence Crawford remembers when Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia wouldn’t face him, and now that he’s the top dog at 147 he says he won’t be giving them an opportunity either.

‘I’m gonna show what I’m made of’: Jermell Charlo looks to prove his doubters wrong against Canelo

Jermell Charlo says he’s made it this far in his career for a reason, and he plans to put that reason on display on Sept. 30.

‘I think we all deserve being #1 P4P’: Canelo says several fighters merit recognition

Canelo Alvarez talks about his new deal with PBC and why there’s a handful of fighters he believes should be all rated #1 pound-for-pound.

‘I’m a superstar, they’re nobodies’: Tyson Fury says he has no interest in fighting top heavyweights

Tyson Fury says he’s only fighting to make the most money possible.

‘I think he’s gonna be a bigger, tougher challenge than these other guys’: Fury explains why he’s fighting Ngannou

The WBC heavyweight titleholder says the top heavyweight fighters all turned down an opportunity to face him.

‘You don’t see a lot of fighters go to Canelo’s body’: Shields talks keys to victory for Charlo

Trainer Ronnie Shields breaks down the matchup in Canelo Alvarez vs Jermell Charlo.

‘It will be worse for Spence’: Joel Diaz says Crawford will dominate again in rematch

Joel Diaz thinks Errol Spence could benefit from rebuilding his confidence rather than head right back into a buzz saw.

‘He’s been doing everything to stay away from me’: Andrade says Canelo has long avoided him

Demetrius Andrade looks forward to shining bright on a big stage with David Benavidez since he’s never been able to land Canelo Alvarez.

‘Let’s get it on’: Benn calls for fight with Eubank Jr after Smith stoppage

Conor Benn says he’s ready to settle unfinished business with Chris Eubank Jr.

‘People want to see these guys get knocked out’: Tommy Fury on fighting KSI and Paul brothers

Tommy Fury believes he’s the "caped crusader" of crossover boxing.

‘Match confirmed’: Spence has activated rematch clause with Crawford

Trainer Brian McIntyre says he’s received word on the rematch from Terence Crawford himself.

‘The miracle was just how easy it was’: Smith responds to Eubank downplaying his win

Chris Eubank Jr calls Liam Smith’s last win a miracle, but Liam Smith feels differently.

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