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Team Zhakiyanov submit complaint after Ryan Burnett misses post-fight drug test

Irish-boxing.com By Joe O’Neill  Zhanat Zhakiyanov‘s management team have lodged a formal complaint with the World Boxing Association (WBA) and International Boxing Federation (IBF) due to Ryan Burnett‘s non-compliance with drug testing procedures last month. Belfast bantamweight Burnett unified the IBF and WBA belts following a gruelling fight with the Kazakh at […]

Wilder: I want a body on my record!

Deontay Wilder talks about wanting to literally kill Bermane Stiverne this weekend. by Wil Esco@wil_esco   WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder talks to FightHub about facing Bermane Stiverne this weekend, as well as looking forward to ending Stiverne’s life. There’s no love lost between these two fighters, but we don’t often seen […]

Islam Makhachev vs. Gleison Tibau booked for UFC 220 in Boston

by Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz   Gleison Tibau returns to the Octagon for the first time since 2015. Esther Lin, MMA Fighting A lightweight clash between Islam Makhachev and Gleison Tibau has been added to UFC 220, sources told MMA Fighting. UFC 220 will be the promotion’s first pay-per-view card of 2018. The event is scheduled for Jan. 20 […]