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Current boxing news from around around the world.

Nicolas Cervera

Ex- fighter Nicolas Cervera (35-5-2, 32KOs) committed suicide last Saturday in Colombia.

21-year-old heavyweight Francisco “Pancho” Moncivais passed away on Saturday night due to injuries suffered in a bout the previous night in Bay St. Louis,...

Vernon Forrest

Vernon Forrest, a former two-division champion who gained stardom when he became the first boxer to defeat Shane Mosley, was shot to death in what police are...

It’s amazing that until now, the only book that had ever been produced about Harry Greb was a 1946 work written by James Fair that was a mixture of fact and...

Yama Bahama

Yama Bahama of Bimini, Bahamas passed away on June 29th, 2009 in Florida at the age of 76 of Pancreatic Cancer.

Mark Leduc

Mark Leduc, 47, Olympic medalist died at St. Michael's Hospital Wednesday night after he was found unconscious in a local hotel sauna early Sunday morning....

Mexican junior welterweight Marco Antonio Nazareth has died at a hospital in Puerto Vallarta, four days after sustaining a brain hemorrhage in a loss to Omar...

Arturo Gatti

Former boxing champion Arturo Gatti, whose epic trilogy with Micky Ward branded him one of the most exciting fighters of his generation, was found dead in a...

Johnny Caldwell

One of Northern Ireland’s boxing greats has died after a long illness. John Caldwell, from Belfast, passed away July 10, 2009 after losing his battle with...