The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC), after reviewing the video, decided to pay purse to Alexander Flores (18-2-1, 16 KOs) for the defeat in his November fight against Luis Ortiz (32-2, 27 KOs).
Negotiations are underway for a duel between the new lightweight king Teofimo Lopez (16-0, 12 KOs) with George Kambosos Jr. (19-0, 10 KOs). The fight will take place in April at one of the stadiums in Melbourne or Sydney. The event will be organized with the participation of spectators.
Former two-weight world champion Badou Jack (22-3-3, 13 KOs) will return to the ring this Saturday at a boxing night in Los Angeles. The fight of the Swede and Blake McKernan (13-0, 6 KOs) will be held in the cruiserweights and will mark Jack's debut in this weight category.
WBO heavyweight mandatory contender Alexander Usyk in an interview to his YouTube channel USYK17 said that the fight against Dereck Chisora on October 31, which he won on points, was on the verge of cancellation.
At Matchroom Boxing event in London Alain Babich (6-0, 6 KOs) added another stoppage win to his record. The spectacular Croat stopped Tom Little (10-9, 3 KOs).
Former light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (34-4-1, 29 KOs) will return to the ring on January 30 at DAZN Boxing Night in the United States. The 36-year-old Russian is going to cross gloves with Sullivan Barrera (22-3, 14 KOs).
It is officially confirmed that Saul Alvarez (53-1-2, 36 KOs) and Callum Smith (27-0, 19 KOs) will fight for the WBA championship belts and The Ring magazine belt in San Antonio. On Monday, ticket sales for the event will begin, which will be seen live by over 15,000 spectators.
54-year-old Mike Tyson posted his photos on Instagram to demonstrate the form which he gained for the fight against Roy Jones Jr. An exhibition duel of two boxing legends will take place on November 28.
Negotiations are underway for a possible duel between the new king of the lightweight category, Teofimo Lopez (16-0, 12 KOs) with George Kambosos Jr. (19-0, 10 KOs). The fight could take place in February in Australia.