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What major fight lies ahead for Leo Santa Cruz? Here are some options

Opening Bell: Santa Cruz sweepstakesLeo Santa Cruz, as expected, easily retained his featherweight world title for the third time against the game but outclassed late-replacement opponent Rafael Rivera on Saturday night at the Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live in...

Billy Joe Saunders to fight Shefat Isufi at super middleweight

Former middleweight world titleholder Billy Joe Saunders is moving up to super middleweight and will face Shefat Isufi for a vacant world title, promoter Frank Warren announced on Monday.The fight is scheduled to take place on April 13 at...

Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury to be co-promoted by Top Rank

Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and promoter Frank Warren have signed a deal under which Fury will be co-promoted by Top Rank, they announced Monday.Fury will have his future bouts co-promoted by Top Rank and Warren's Queensberry Promotions with...

Chris Eubank Jr ‘too arrogant’ to learn from new trainer’s advice DeGale

4:01 AM ETNick ParkinsonClose•Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation's Boxing Matters showJames DeGale has said Chris Eubank Jr. is "too arrogant" to benefit...

Manuel Charr vs. Fres Oquendo canceled with contract unsigned

The fight between secondary heavyweight world titlist Manuel Charr and mandatory challenger Fres Oquendo, already long overdue, has been canceled.The fight was on at least its third date -- April 6 in Munich -- but was canceled when Oquendo...

Santa Cruz needs bigger challenges; Rivera wins in losing

2:07 AM ETSteve KimESPN Leo Santa Cruz successfully defended his WBA featherweight title by defeating the game Rafael Rivera over 12 rounds, winning on all three scorecards by a tally of 119-109 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles....

Leo Santa Cruz scores unanimous decision over Rafael Rivera

Featherweight world titlist Leo Santa Cruz came into his defense against late replacement Rafael Rivera on Saturday night as a massive favorite and talking about possible major fights he had his eyes on.But Santa Cruz also insisted he would...

Rob Brant retains WBA regular middleweight title with TKO victory

1:47 AM ETSteve KimESPN It was a joyous homecoming for Rob Brant, who defended his WBA regular middleweight title by scoring an 11th-round stoppage of Khasan Baysangurov on Friday night at the Grand Casino in Hinckley, Minnesota.The fight was...

Matchroom Boxing fighters Oleksandr Usyk and Kell Brook headed to United States for next...

Unified heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua isn't the only significant Matchroom Boxing fighter headed to the United States for his next bout. Also on the way are undisputed cruiserweight world champion and consensus 2018 fighter of the year Oleksandr...

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