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Lightweight champ Mikey Garcia looks forward to facing winner of Linares-Crolla II

Mikey Garcia, left, and his brother and trainer Robert Garcia celebrate after Mikey knocked out Dejan Zlaticanin in the third round of their WBC lightweight title fight on Jan. 28.(Photo: Ethan Miller, Getty Images)Saturday’s WBA lightweight title rematch between Jorge Linares ...

Nate Diaz slams UFC president Dana White and says 'this f****r can't stop making s**t up about me'

Nate Diaz is not pleased with UFC president Dana White's recent comments that he had offered the Stockton native fights, which were turned down by the fighter. Diaz has not fought since losing via majority decision to Conor McGregor in their rematch at UFC 202 in August 2016. T...

Romero wants interim title fight with Anderson Silva after Michael Bisping snub

Yoel Romero thinks an interim title fight with Anderson Silva is a viable option after he was passed over to fight Michael Bisping. The Cuban was next in line to challenge Bisping, but the return of Georges St-Pierre to the scene prompted the UFC to bump the former welterweight ...

UFC: Yoel Romero proposes fight against Anderson Silva as title shot gets delayed

UFC middleweight contender Yoel Romero has revealed that he wants to take on Anderson Silva as his proposed title shot against Michael Bisping has been delayed. The Cuban fighter became the outright number one contender in the division following his win over Chris Weidman at UFC...

UFC: Nate Diaz reveals boxing licence situation and aims another jab at Conor McGregor

Nate Diaz has explained his attempts to obtain a boxing licence were to gain leverage over the UFC and not a cheap attempt to replicate rival Conor McGregor. McGregor was granted a boxing licenc...

Jack Culcay hoping to capitalise on Demetrius Andrade inactivity as he seeks to defend WBA title

WBA light middleweight champion Jack Culcay looks to defend his title in Ludwigshafen, Germany, tonight as he takes on the undefeated Demetrius Andrade. Culcay will have home advantage as he seek...

Tony Bellew reveals shock retirement option after David Haye victory

Tony Bellew says now could be the right time to retire from boxing following his victory over David Haye at the O2 Arena on Saturday 4 March. Bellew, 34, emerged victorious in the 11th round whe...

Tony Bellew makes shock revelation following win over David Haye

Tony Bellew has admitted his shock victory over David Haye could be his last. The Liverpudlian fighter stepped up to heavyweight to take on bitter rival Haye before stopping his heavily-injure...

Tony Bellew could hang up his gloves after beating David Haye

Tony Bellew is considering retiring in the wake of his victory over David Haye. The Liverpool fighter stepped up to heavyweight to stop his heavily-injured opponent in the 11th round of their 02...

Beaten Haye undergoes Achilles surgery

David Haye has undergone surgery on the Achilles tendon he ruptured during Saturday’s heavyweight defeat by fellow Briton Tony Bellew, his representatives have announced. Haye, 36, sustained t...

Tony Bellew says retirement 'is an option' after David Haye fight

Tony Bellew says he is considering retirement following his surprise victory over bitter rival David Haye at London's O2 Arena on Saturday. But the Liverpudlian, 34, admitted that an offer for o...