Oleksandr Usyk successfully defends his WBC, IBF, WBA, and WBO cruiserweight world titles against the proud Liverpudlian Tony Bellew by knocking him out in the eight round at the Manchester Arena in front of 20,000 fans.
The fight started out very competitively and for the first six rounds it was a
IBF Heavyweight Eliminator
This weekend the heavyweight division sees an IBF eliminator take place between Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev and Tyson’s cousin Hughie Fury. The winner will be in line for a shot at heavyweight golden boy Anthony Joshua’s title. With plenty of big title fights on the horizon this is a
Kubrat Pulev has announced that his next fight will be against Hughie Fury in an IBF final eliminator on October 27th in Sofia.
Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KO), who is ranked highly with the IBF will go up against England's Hughie Fury (21-1, 11 KO) to determine who will become mandatory challenger
International Boxing Federation contender Tevin Farmer has a second chance at a world title when he'll face off against Billy Dib on Saturday at Technology Park in Redfern, Australia for the vacant IBF World Super Featherweight title that has remained vacant since last year’s controversy.
After a disappointing loss to Japanese boxer
Carl Froch has decided to vacate one of his super-middleweight world titles; he has relinquished the IBF version of the belt which will now see James DeGale fight for the vacant title on April 25th at the O2 Arena in London.
Froch won the belt in May 2012 when he beat
Carl Froch has been ordered by the IBF to start negotiations with James DeGale or risk losing the belt. If Carl’s team fail to come to an agreement by the end of January his mandatory challenger James DeGale will be free to face American Andre Dirrell for the title.
Shawn Porter and Kell Brook will fight for Porter's welterweight title on August 16 and it will be the fight of the year.
Porter and Brook had always threatened to make a name for themselves at welterweight for a few years but they struggled to get the big fights. Brook had
Last year prior too November the general public had no idea who George Groves (19-2, 15 KO’s) was. The most avid boxing fans knew him to be a good boxer most definitely one for the future. When the IBF made Groves mandatory for the super middleweight belt few gave George
Kell Brook received some good news this afternoon from the IBF, the governing body has ruled that current champion Shawn Porter can fight for strap against Paulie Malignaggi on the agreement that the winner will need to face Brook next.
The Sheffield fight has maintained his steady progress rising up the