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# wbo - Friday 13 December, 2019

Ireland's Luke Keeler set to face Demetruis Andrade in WBO world middleweight title fight
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Ireland's Luke Keeler set to face Demetruis Andrade in WBO world middleweight title fight

Dec 13th 2019, 9:47 PM 4,330 Views 1 Comment

It is reward for the 32-year-old Dubliner following an impressive victory against top contender Luis Arias in August.

Anthony Joshua: Fight with Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury 'has to happen in 2020'
# Target
# Target

Anthony Joshua: Fight with Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury 'has to happen in 2020'

Dec 13th 2019, 9:06 PM 4,191 Views 4 Comments

The British boxer won back the IBF, WBA and WBO titles from Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia last week.

# wbo - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Frampton returns to face Dominguez in Philadelphia as world title shot looms
# The Jackal
# The Jackal

Frampton returns to face Dominguez in Philadelphia as world title shot looms

Jul 2nd 2019, 4:09 PM 3,286 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast boxer travels Stateside to face the Mexican on 10 August.

# wbo - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

'If big fights can be made, I'd love nothing more than to dance again under them bright lights'
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

'If big fights can be made, I'd love nothing more than to dance again under them bright lights'

Jun 18th 2019, 12:48 PM 5,421 Views 1 Comment

Despite only boxing twice since losses to Gennady Golovkin and Errol Spence Jr, Kell Brook insists he is not ready to retire.

# wbo - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

In case you missed it: Watch Katie Taylor add WBO world title to her collection
# Full Fight
# Full Fight

In case you missed it: Watch Katie Taylor add WBO world title to her collection

Mar 19th 2019, 10:54 AM 11,988 Views 6 Comments

Rose Volante was the latest champion to be dethroned by Bray’s finest in Philadelphia on Friday night.

# wbo - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Lomachenko will defend WBA and WBO lightweight titles against Britain's Crolla
# Stateside
# Stateside

Lomachenko will defend WBA and WBO lightweight titles against Britain's Crolla

Feb 20th 2019, 12:35 PM 3,762 Views 4 Comments

The Staples Center in Los Angeles is set to host the bout on 12 April.

# wbo - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

WBO champion Saunders refused licence for fight in Boston in the wake of failed doping test
# Boxing
# Boxing

WBO champion Saunders refused licence for fight in Boston in the wake of failed doping test

Oct 10th 2018, 9:04 AM 3,894 Views 3 Comments

Billy Joe Saunders was due to fight Demetrius Andrade on 20 October.

# wbo - Monday 16 July, 2018

Joshua will defend his titles against former WBA champion Povetkin
# Mandatory Challenger
# Mandatory Challenger

Joshua will defend his titles against former WBA champion Povetkin

Jul 16th 2018, 12:07 PM 5,437 Views 6 Comments

The world heavyweight champion is taking on a Russian opponent at Wembley Stadium in September.

# wbo - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury cleared to fight again
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury cleared to fight again

Dec 12th 2017, 4:39 PM 5,007 Views 10 Comments

The 29-year-old has not fought since his shock defeat of Wladimir Klitschko.

# wbo - Sunday 24 September, 2017

'That's disgusting' - Hughie Fury's camp up in arms as Parker retains WBO heavyweight title
# By Decision
# By Decision

'That's disgusting' - Hughie Fury's camp up in arms as Parker retains WBO heavyweight title

Sep 24th 2017, 9:51 AM 11,025 Views 4 Comments

The New Zealander won on points at the Manchester Arena last night.

# wbo - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Manny Pacquiao wants WBO review of Horn defeat
# Ref Justice
# Ref Justice

Manny Pacquiao wants WBO review of Horn defeat

Jul 5th 2017, 2:40 PM 6,180 Views 3 Comments

Following his defeat to Jeff Horn in Brisbane, Pac Man has called for a review from the WBO.

# wbo - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Jeff Horn stuns Pacquiao to take WBO crown with unanimous victory
# Big Upset
# Big Upset

Jeff Horn stuns Pacquiao to take WBO crown with unanimous victory

Jul 2nd 2017, 9:15 AM 12,349 Views 9 Comments

Pacquiao declined to talk to the media after the fight, claiming he needed treatment on his head wounds.

# wbo - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'I didn't know what I was doing at times'
# Reaction
# Reaction

'I didn't know what I was doing at times'

Jun 18th 2017, 5:06 PM 8,685 Views 1 Comment

New WBO European Flyweight Champion Paddy Barnes was relieved rather than elated after his third professional bout.

# wbo - Thursday 17 December, 2015

'It wouldn’t matter if Billy Joe came across wielding a samurai sword, Andy Lee knows what he's doing'
# Saturday Night's Alright...
# Saturday Night's Alright...

'It wouldn’t matter if Billy Joe came across wielding a samurai sword, Andy Lee knows what he's doing'

Dec 17th 2015, 4:52 PM 5,694 Views 4 Comments

“Andy is an honest man and true to himself,” says Lee’s trainer as he prepares for psychological pre-fight warfare.

# wbo - Friday 23 January, 2015

'Chocolate' fight on hold as WBO calls on Andy Lee to open defence against Saunders
# Title Plans
# Title Plans

'Chocolate' fight on hold as WBO calls on Andy Lee to open defence against Saunders

Jan 23rd 2015, 5:48 PM 7,029 Views 7 Comments

The WBO today called for purse bids to take place for a bout between Lee and the mandatory challenger.

# wbo - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York
# World Title
# World Title

Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York

Jan 21st 2015, 8:42 AM 4,218 Views 9 Comments

However, heading to the Big Apple will significantly increase the Limerick boxer’s payday.

# wbo - Monday 15 December, 2014

'If he'd managed to hold on, I'd have punched myself out' - Andy Lee
# And New...
# And New...

'If he'd managed to hold on, I'd have punched myself out' - Andy Lee

Dec 15th 2014, 5:52 PM 14,810 Views 30 Comments

Ireland’s latest world champion was very happy to see the referee stop the fight on Saturday.

# wbo - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Andy Lee wins WBO middleweight world title
# Champ
# Champ

Andy Lee wins WBO middleweight world title

Dec 14th 2014, 8:26 AM 24,223 Views 67 Comments

The Irish fighter stopped his opponent Matt Korobov

# wbo - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Manny Pacquiao leaves no room for doubt as he avenges loss to Bradley
# Revenge
# Revenge

Manny Pacquiao leaves no room for doubt as he avenges loss to Bradley

Apr 13th 2014, 9:04 AM 5,147 Views 6 Comments

It’s a first defeat for the American.

# wbo - Monday 10 December, 2012

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title
# Boxing
# Boxing

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

Dec 10th 2012, 3:41 PM 1,352 Views 0 Comments

Snooki and Mitt Romney were ringside for the bout.

# wbo - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Going the distance: Klitschko sees off Wach to retain world titles
# Heavyweight
# Heavyweight

Going the distance: Klitschko sees off Wach to retain world titles

Nov 11th 2012, 12:22 AM 1,062 Views 1 Comment

The 36-year-old Ukrainian dedicated his unanimous points victory in Hamburg to his former trainer, Emmanuel Steward.

# wbo - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Wladimir Klitschko to defend title against Poland's Mariusz Wach
# Fight Night
# Fight Night

Wladimir Klitschko to defend title against Poland's Mariusz Wach

Aug 22nd 2012, 3:04 PM 427 Views 1 Comment

The Ukrainian heavyweight champion is scheduled to fight in Hamburg on November 10.

# wbo - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Pacquiao: WBO ruling restores faith in boxing
# Gloves Off
# Gloves Off

Pacquiao: WBO ruling restores faith in boxing

Jun 21st 2012, 10:49 AM 676 Views 0 Comments

The WBO said it could not overturn the result of the fight or ask Bradley to surrender the belt, but that it could authorise a rematch.

# wbo - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic
# KO
# KO

Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic

Mar 4th 2012, 11:13 AM 517 Views 0 Comments

Heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko retained his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO titles with victory over Jean-Marc Mormeck in Düsseldorf last night, while brother Vitali issued a challenge to David Haye.

# wbo - Friday 27 January, 2012

Soft touch: Klitschko lines up Jean Marc Mormeck
# Ready To Rumble
# Ready To Rumble

Soft touch: Klitschko lines up Jean Marc Mormeck

Jan 27th 2012, 11:31 AM 269 Views 1 Comment

Wladimir Klitschko has set a date to defend his many many heavyweight title belts.

# wbo - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Marquez v Pacquiao: this time it's personal
# Grudge Match
# Grudge Match

Marquez v Pacquiao: this time it's personal

Oct 27th 2011, 4:39 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

The two boxers have become engaged in a war of words ahead of their fight on November 12.

# wbo - Thursday 7 July, 2011

This photo explains everything you need to know about the heavyweight division
# Belt Up
# Belt Up

This photo explains everything you need to know about the heavyweight division

Jul 7th 2011, 10:35 AM 344 Views 0 Comments

The Ukrainian brothers have unified the belts within the family, but don’t expect them to go any further than that.

# wbo - Monday 7 March, 2011

Haye-Klitschko title fight looks almost certain
# Fight Club
# Fight Club

Haye-Klitschko title fight looks almost certain

Mar 7th 2011, 3:49 PM 347 Views 1 Comment

$100m unification fight set to take place in Germany in the summer.