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Hooker [right] hitting the hell out of Saucedo

Hooker stops Saucedo in round 7 to retain WBO junior welterweight title

The fairytale ending wasn’t meant to be. Oklahoma City native Alex Saucedo fell short in his first world title challenge, as Maurice Hooker defended his WBO junior welterweight title against Saucedo via 7th-round TKO In front of 4,102 fans...
Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder believes winner of Fury showdown ‘true champion’ in the heavyweight division

World champion Deontay Wilder said Thursday the winner of his showdown with Tyson Fury can lay claim to being the best heavyweight in boxing. WBC champion Wilder faces off against Britain's Fury at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on...
Mikey Garcia

After I win this fight, there’s no denying I’m No. 1 in this sport,...

Mikey Garcia has come to learn those who think they know how boxing works don’t know him. This week, the four-division champion Garcia (39-0, 30 knockouts) appeared alongside unbeaten International Boxing Federation welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. (24-0, 21...
Richard Commey

Confirmed! Richard Commey to fight Chaniev on February 2

Ghana's lightweight contender, Richard Commey, have been scheduled to fight Russia's Isa Chaniev for the vacant International Boxing Federation (IBF) World lightweight title in Frisco, Texas on February 2. According to the management of Commey, Streetwise Management, an arrangement has...
Alex Saucedo

“I’m Going to Take That Belt!” – Alex Saucedo

Hometown kid, Alex Saucedo, is hoping to become only the second Oklahoma City product (following Sean O’Grady, who is also co-promoting this event) to taste world championship glory. Saucedo and Hooker faced off for the first time at Wednesday’s press...

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LeBron James joins Los Angeles Lakers in a reported $154 million...

LeBron James has agreed a four-year $154 million deal that will see him take his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Akron native's future...