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Broner Defeats Granados Via Split-Decision; Peterson Becomes Two-Weight World Champion

Adrien Broner and Adrian Granados battled in a close, back-and-forth main event Saturday on SHOWTIME, with the four-division world champion Broner eking out a split decision victory from Cintas Center…

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“History Begins” 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez Set for pro debut on Knockout Night Boxing card

2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez   Press Conference quotes below (All pictures courtesy of Courtney Wells / Kansas Star) MULVANE, Kansas (February 16, 2017) – 2016 Olympic junior flyweight bronze…

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Jermall Charlo Vacates IBF 154lb Title, Moves to 160 in Search of World Title

Jermall Charlo Vacates IBF Junior Middleweight World Title After Going Undefeated At 154 Pounds, Charlo Moves To 160 pounds In Search of Bigger Challenges And World Title In Tough Middleweight…

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Danny Jacobs: “I Have No Idea how it Ends, Whether by Decision or Knockout but I Will be Victorious.”

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) On March 18, Danny Jacobs will face Gennady Golovkin for middleweight supremacy at Madison Square Garden. As usual, Golovkin comes in to this fight as the firm favourite…

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Who is the Best Welterweight in the World?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) For many years the welterweight division was ruled through sleight of hand and speed of boxing brain by the great Floyd Mayweather. Now retired and pursuing…

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Amir Khan Finds a Second Home in the Bay Area

By: Jerome Souza (@FirstClassBox) As Bolton’s Amir Khan awaits word for his next fight, he recently spent an extended period of time training at Virgil Hunter’s private gym in Hayward,…

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Jacobs’ Manager Gives His Take on GGG-Jacobs

By Andrew McCart (@Andy_FCBoxing) With a little over four weeks to go until Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin and Daniel ‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs face each other for middleweight supremacy, FirstClassBoxing.com caught up with Jacobs’ friend…

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WBO Cruiserweight World Champion Oleksandr Usyk Announced a Change in Trainer

STATEMENT FROM WBO CRUISERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION OLEKSANDR USYK!! Kiev, Ukraine (February 12, 2017) WBO Cruiserweight World Champion, OLEKSANDR USYK, (11-0, 10 KO’s) has issued the following statement today in regards…

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Steve Farhood talks David Benavidez, Josh Taylor, and Women’s Boxing

By: Jerome Souza (@FirstClassBox) Boxing historian and International Boxing Hall of Famer Steve Farhood recently spoke with FirstClassBoxing.com. Farhood, who provides commentary on ShoBox: The New Generation and Showtime Extreme,…

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Top Rank & Antonio Leonard Productions Sign U.S. Olympic Silver Medalist Shakur Stevenson

Top Rank® and Antonio Leonard Productions announced its latest signing and it’s a sterling one — 2016 U.S. Olympic silver medalist SHAKUR STEVENSON. Stevenson, 19, from Newark, NJ, sailed though…