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Bernard Hopkins vs Karo Murat

Boardwalk Hall, AC results from press row & beyond

B-Hop (53-6-2, 32 KOs) vs Karo Murat (25-1-1, 15 KOs) headlined a 7 bout card and defied expectations. Even with Peter Quillin (29-0, 21 KOs) vs Gabriel Rosado (21-6, 13 KOs) in a hotly anticipated co-main event, the "Alien" still stole the show.

Should Rosado have been stopped against Quillin?

Gabriel Rosado had an awful cut on his eyelid, but was the timing right to stop the fight against Peter Quillin?

Hopkins retains IBF belt over Murat

Bernard Hopkins and Karo Murat started slow, but they threw down when all was said and done, with the 48-year-old Hopkins retaining his IBF title in a foul-filled affair.

Quillin stops Rosado on cut in ten

Peter Quillin got through tonight's title defense against Gabriel Rosado, but it wasn't without some good action and then a little controversy.

Deontay Wilder finishes game Firtha in four

Deontay Wilder got a bit more of a challenge than some expected, but he flattened Nicolai Firtha in the fourth round with a huge right hand.

Hopkins-Murat: Live updates and discussion

Bernard Hopkins faces Karo Murat tonight on Showtime, with Deontay Wilder taking on Nicola Firtha, and Peter Quillin meeting Gabriel Rosado on the undercard.

Betting preview: Hopkins-Murat, Brook-Senchenko

Are any of today's "big" fights going to be competitive? The oddsmakers suspect not, and Tom Craze breaks down the lineup.

Hopkins-Murat: Fight time and how to watch

Weights: Hopkins 172½, Murat 174

Bernard Hopkins, Karo Murat, and the undercard fighters were on weight for tomorrow night's Showtime tripleheader.

Wilder aims to challenge for world title in '14

Deontay Wilder is looking to move toward his first world title shot in 2014, and sees a fight with Tyson Fury being a big one sometime in the near future.

Previews: Hopkins' greatness very believable

Bernard Hopkins is closing in on his 49th birthday, and may still be the best light heavyweight fighter in the world. And at this point, it's almost a little boring that he's so incredible.

LIVE: Hopkins-Murat weigh-in

Bernard Hopkins, Karo Murat, and the undercard fighters hit the scales this afternoon in Atlantic City, and you can watch live right here on BLH.

Hopkins-Murat roundtable quotes

Bernard Hopkins, Karo Murat and the rest of Saturday's fighters discuss their upcoming bouts with the media.

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Hopkins-Murat: Fight week coverage

Bernard Hopkins faces Karo Murat, Peter Quillin takes on Gabriel Rosado, and Deontay Wilder looks to go to 30-0 against Nicolai Firtha this Saturday night on Showtime.

BLH Radio: Oct. 22, 2013

BLH Radio is back with thoughts on Ruslan Provodnikov's win over Mike Alvarado, and this weekend's Showtime and Sky Sports fights.

Boxing TV schedule: Oct. 23-26

Hall of Fame-bound Americans Bernard Hopkins and Shane Mosley return on separate cards this week, while Peter Quillin, Deontay Wilder, and Kell Brook look to stay unbeaten, and Miguel Vazquez and Arthur Abraham are also in international action.

Conference call: Hopkins-Murat

Bernard Hopkins and Karo Murat spoke with the media yesterday ahead of their October 26 Showtime main event.

Quillin-Rosado, Wilder added to Oct. 26 card

Peter Quillin will make his second defense of the WBO middleweight title against Gabriel Rosado, and Deontay Wilder will also most likely be part of the Showtime card on October 26.

Is Mayweather-Hopkins a possibility?

Bernard Hopkins wants it. Floyd Mayweather could potentially be open to it. Is this fight actually possible for next May?

Schaefer: Hatton Promotions sank Quillin-Murray

Golden Boy's Richard Schaefer says that Hatton Promotions don't know what they're doing, and that his attempts to make a Peter Quillin vs Martin Murray fight were "impossible."

Hopkins: Kovalev took the easiest road

Bernard Hopkins loves the spotlight and loves it when the world is forced to call him the best at what he does. Sergey Kovalev is just the latest rising hopeful to get too much attention for B-Hop's liking.

Jones: Hopkins still beats Kovalev and Stevenson

Roy Jones Jr believes that old rival Bernard Hopkins would still be too good for Sergey Kovalev or Adonis Stevenson.

Hopkins-Murat moved to Oct. 26

Bernard Hopkins will face Karo Murat on October 26 on Showtime, with Peter Quillin also returning on the show, and a Sakio Bika-Anthony Dirrell fight also possible.

Fonfara-Campillo made IBF semifinal eliminator

Andrzej Fonfara and Gabriel Campillo will meet in an IBF semifinal eliminator on August 16 in Chicago.

Hopkins-Murat set for October 19 in AC

Bernard Hopkins will defend his IBF light heavyweight title against Karo Murat on October 19 in Atlantic City, a make-up date for their canceled July bout.