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# wbo - Friday 13 December, 2019

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

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'

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 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'

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

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'

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'

“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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

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

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

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

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

Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic

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

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

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

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

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