Josh Warrington would have no qualms about travelling to Belfast to take on Carl Frampton, but the new IBF featherweight champion is doubtful a bout can be arranged for this summer.
Tyson Fury has outlined that he wants to become a doctor once he retires from boxing.
Lee Selby plans to step up to junior lightweight after Saturday’s split points defeat to Josh Warrington at Elland Road.
Though Jerwin Ancajas is the champion and Jonas Sultan is the challenger, they’ve lived mirrored lives in many ways.
Hekkie Budler won two junior flyweight world title belts on Sunday with his unanimous victory over Ryoichi Taguchi in Tokyo.
Tyson Fury’s opponent for his June 9 comeback fight will be Sefer Seferi.
Adonis Stevenson made his ninth title defense but just barely Saturday night, after Badou Jack took it to the tiring champion and appeared to be the busier fighter in the second half of their bout, which ended in a majority draw.
Gary Antuanne Russell and Gary Antonio Russell, the brothers of Gary Russell Jr., fought on the undercard of Russell Jr.’s title defense against Joseph Diaz Jr. on Saturday and got KO victories to stay unbeaten.
Josh Warrington captured the IBF world featherweight title from Lee Selby via split decision scores of 116-112 and 115-113 to 115-113 on Saturday in Leeds.
Talented featherweight world titleholder Gary Russell Jr. has only fought three times in the past three years. He hopes a victory over Joseph Diaz Jr. on Saturday would open the door for the unification fights he’s been waiting for.