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Deontay Wilder Becomes 1st American To Win Heavyweight Title Since 2006

Deontay Wilder became the first American to win a piece of the heavyweight title in nearly a decade Saturday night, staggering Bermane Stiverne early on his way to a 12-round unanimous decision that kept him unbeaten in 33 fights.

01/17/2015

HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 19:  Peter Manfredo Jr., right, lands a overhand straight left to the face of Julio Chavez Jr. during their World Middleweight Championship bout at Reliant Arena at Reliant Park on November 19, 2011 in Houston, Texas. Chavez retained the belt with a TKO in the fifth round.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Nevada Suspends Chavez Jr. After Testing Positive For Marjiuana

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has temporarily suspended Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. after the former middleweight champion failed a drug test. The commission made the standard procedural move Tuesday. Chavez tested positive for marijuana use last month.

10/09/2012

Canelo Alvarez lands a left to the head of Josesito Lopez during their WBC super welterweight title fight at MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 15, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Getty Images)

Mexican ‘Canelo’ Alvarez Punishes Josesito Lopez To Defend WBC Title

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez stopped Josesito Lopez late in the fifth round Saturday night, defending his WBC 154-pound title with a relentless display of power by the 22-year-old Mexican champion.

09/15/2012