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  • Postol floors Matthysse to win vacant WBC title

    Viktor Postol floored Lucas Matthysse with a straight right hand in the 10th round to keep his unbeaten record intact and claim the vacant WBC super lightweight title. The Ukrainian nailed Matthysse with a vicious right hand over a left jab that sent the Argentine to the canvas and ended the fight…

  • Broner stops Allakhverdiev to capture WBA super lightweight title

    Adrien Broner stopped former world champion Khabib Allakhverdiev in the 12th round in front of his home crowd in Cincinnati to capture the WBA super lightweight title. Broner was pounding the Russian at will with combination punches in the 12th when referee Harvey Dock stepped in to stop the…

  • DeGale to defend IBF super middleweight belt against Bute

    LONDON (AP) -- James DeGale will make the first defense of his IBF world super middleweight title against former champion Lucian Bute in the challenger's home country of Canada on Nov. 28.

    The Associated Press
  • Correction: Ali Tribute story

    In a story Oct. 1 about a tribute to Muhammad Ali, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Larry Holmes beat Ali in 1978. The story should have said that Holmes beat Ali in 1980. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Muhammad Ali won another round of love and appreciation for his achievements as a fighter…

    The Associated Press
  • Klitschko's fight with Fury rearranged for Nov. 28

    LONDON (Reuters) - World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko's bout against Briton Tyson Fury has been rearranged for Nov. 28 after the Ukrainian was given the green light to fight following a calf injury. Klitschko said in a statement on his website ( on Friday that the bout…

  • Cormier outpoints Gustafsson in split decision at UFC 192

    HOUSTON (AP) — Daniel Cormier outpointed Alexander Gustafsson in a split decision Saturday night at UFC 192 to retain the light heavyweight championship.

    Associated Press
  • Hard-hitting Matthysse eyes first WBC super lightweight title

    Lucas Matthysse will be much the shorter man when he steps into the ring against Viktor Postol but what he lacks in size he hopes to make up for in punching power. Although Matthysse is one of boxing's most feared punchers, the 33-year-old from Argentina has never held a major world title. The two…