By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says he met this week with Dillian Whyte on Monday to discuss the possibility of him facing Dominic Breazele, Alexander Povetkin or Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz if they can’t put together a fight against Anthony Joshua for April 13, May or June. Hearn says he’ll try and setup a fight… [Read More]
Archives for January 2019
By Dan Ambrose: Trainer Robert Garcia says Mikey Garcia (39-0, 30 KOs) is absolutely certain that he’s going to send unbeaten IBF welterweight champion Errol ‘The Truth’ Spence Jr. (24-0, 21 KOs) skittering down to his first career defeat when they face each other in a 1 1/2 months from now on FOX pay-per-view on… [Read More]
Promoter Eddie Hearn condemns rivals attempting to freeze Anthony Joshua out of the major heavyweight fights. He speaks to John Dennen The post The ‘massive collusion’ plot to shut out Anthony Joshua appeared first on Boxing News.
By Mike Smith: Former lightweight champion Brandon ‘Bam Bam’ Rios (35-4-1, 26 KOs) will be facing former two division world champion Humbeto Soto (68-9-2, 37 KOs) next month on February 23 on DAZN at a still to be determined venue in Tijuana, Mexico. This will be a fight at welterweight. Soto has spent most of… [Read More]
How we interpret our losses is crucial in moving forward correctly and not letting a misstep or screw-up move us off target. On Saturday Sergey Kovalev will have millions of eyes trained on him, most of them wondering how he will perform. Can he – will he – bounce back, from that stoppage loss to… [Read More]
Premier Boxing Champion (PBC) and Poxon Sports are delighted to announce that legendary boxing International Hall of Fame ring announcer Jimmy Lennon Jr. will introduce James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr. ahead of their electrifying Super Middleweight clash at The O2 on Saturday 23rd February, exclusively LIVE on ITV Box Office. Lennon’s golden voice has… [Read More]
“I’ll fight anybody,” says superstar Manny Pacquiao. Yet while the amazing 40 year old might or might not wind up facing Keith Thurman next, or maybe even fellow mega-star and all time great Floyd Mayweather, one man Pac-Man will NOT […] Read: Manny Pacquiao Turns Down Offer Of A Return With Jeff Horn: “I Wanted… [Read More]
By Dan Ambrose: WBC super flyweight champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada have reached a deal for a rematch between them to take place on April 6 on DAZN in Los Angeles, California, according to RingTV. On the same card, International Boxing Federation super bantamweight champion T.J Doheny (21-0, 15 KOs) is expected… [Read More]
Despite rumours of it being off, Josh Taylor’s next fight is confirmed, while Anthony Yarde may or may not watch Alvarez vs. Kovalev this weekend The post Boxing News at Five: Baranchyk confirmed to face Taylor in Scotland, Yarde eyes Alvarez vs. Kovalev winner appeared first on Boxing News.
Showtime Sports will live stream two undercard fights on the network’s social platforms on February 9 from Dignity Health Sports Park, formerly StubHub Center, in Carson, California. Super welterweight contender Erickson Lubin will face former world champion Ishe Smith in a 10-round contest plus super lightweights Juan Heraldez and Eddie Ramirez will meet in a… [Read More]