Shane Mosley was looking to become the mandatory challenger for the Keith Thurman-Shawn Porter welterweight title fight, but David Avanesyan ruined his plans by winning a well-deserved unanimous decision Saturday night.
Ricky Burns made history after becoming Scotland's first three-weight world titlist by beating Michele Di Rocco for a vacant junior welterweight belt at Glasgow's SSE Hydro.
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Cruiserweight Tony Bellew has a third opportunity to win his first world title when he meets Ilunga "Junior" Makabu on Sunday at Goodison Park, in Liverpool, England.
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Super middleweight Lucian Bute failed a drug screening after fighting titleholder Badou Jack to a draw last month.
Alexander Povetkin, whose mandatory shot at Deontay Wilder was canceled after his "A" sample came up positive for meldonium, had his "B" sample return positive for the banned substance Thursday.
Renowned matchmaker Touab Mohamed Hedi, who helped build the careers of numerous world titleholders throughout Europe, died this week after a battle with cancer. He was 68.
Super middleweight Matt Korobov will face veteran Bryan Vera in the undercard of Mike Alvarado vs. Josh Torres on June 25.
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Heavyweight titleholder Deontay Wilder will be allowed to take an optional title defense because his mandatory defense against Alexander Povetkin was called off.
Deontay Wilder said it was a "horrible feeling" to have his fight against Alexander Povetkin canceled and he hopes Povetkin gets a lengthy suspension.
Mike Tyson says any pro boxers going to the Olympics should be prepared to lose because the amateurs could prove too fast for them.
Junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara is looking for the big names at middleweight but has a backup plan in case that doesn't happen: to make history in the 154-pound division.
British junior lightweight contender Stephen Smith returns to the ring on Sunday in his hometown of Liverpool, England, to face Daniel Brizuela.
Lightweight Jorge Linares has signed a multi-year contract extension with Oscar De La Hoya's company, Golden Boy promotions.
From a lawsuit filed in 2011, promoter All-Star Boxing is seeking millions in punitive damagers from Canelo Alvarez and Golden Boy Promotions.
Twin brothers Jermall and Jermell Charlo made history with their victories on Saturday, but more importantly, they kept their places in the junior middleweight division top three.
Ricky Burns hopes victory against Michelle Di Rocco on Saturday leads to a megabucks clash with Adrien Broner soon.
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Mandatory heavyweight challenger Joseph Parker will fight Solomon Haumono in a scheduled 12-round bout on July 21.
The David Haye fighting carnival continues with sell-out crowds and a hilarious future opponent in Shannon Briggs playing the perpetual pantomime villain.
Jermall Charlo retained his junior middleweight title, and his brother, Jermell Charlo, won a 154-pound belt to become the first set of twins to hold titles in the same division at the same time.
Nick Blackwell has criticised the reaction of Chris Eubank Jr. and his father following the British middleweight clash which left him fighting for his life.
Erislandy Lara earned a unanimous decision win over Vanes Martirosyan on Saturday in a fight that featured little action and lots of fouls.
Boxer Jermain Taylor has avoided prison time on several felony charges stemming from three separate incidents in Arkansas, including firing a gun during a Martin Luther King Jr. parade.
David Haye made light work of Arnold Gjergjaj in London and then turned his focus towards fights with Shannon Briggs and Anthony Joshua.
Russia's Denis Lebedev stopped Argentina's Victor Emilio Ramirez in the second round to unify the WBA and IBF cruiserweight titles on Saturday.
Jessie Vargas and Kell Brook have agreed to terms for a welterweight title unification fight that will take place in late August or early September in Sheffield, England.
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David Avanesyan wins a unanimous decision over Shane Mosley, but shouldn't give Thurman-Porter winner much trouble.
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Where have you gone Larry Merchant?
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I've got Mosley-Avanesyan even after six rounds, 57-57.
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Shane Mosley Jr. overcomes a few uncomfortable moments to win a majority 6-round decision over free swinging Ricardo Yong on NBC Sports Net.