By Scott Gilfoid: Ring Magazine has IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25 KOs) rated as their No.1 fighter at 147. This is pretty impressive given that the 30-year-old Brook has arguably only [...] The post Kell Brook rated #1 in Ring Magazine rankings appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Kent puncher George Hennon (3-1) is looking ahead to his fifth professional fight on July 1st with excitement and eagerness to get back to winning ways. The 21-year-old welterweight prospect enters [...] The post George Hennon: “I want to put things right and win in style” appeared first on Boxing News 24.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (June 29th, 2016) -- Arguably the most decorated amateur boxer from New England to enter the professional ranks in quite some time, Jamaine Ortiz of Worcester, Mass., is on the fast track [...] The post Jamaine Ortiz fights on 7/15 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Today's podcast has thoughts on Anthony Joshua, Andre Ward, Chad Dawson, and Showtime's July 30 card. HELLO! Wednesday! It's podcast day. Short show today, with some thoughts on the July 30 Showtime card, Andre Ward's next fight being...Show More Summary
ShoBox celebrates its 15th anniversary next month with a four-fight card from Connecticut. Showtime’s ShoBox will return to the air on July 22 from the Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut, featuring some familiar names as well...Show More Summary
Hyannis, Massachusetts [June 29, 2016] - In another fight announced for the upcoming Boston Boxing Promotions show Saturday August 6th at The Hyannis Youth & Community Center (HYCC), it will be a four-round [...] The post Where There’s a Will There’s a Way for New Bedford’s Granado appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Dan Ambrose: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum believes his fighter WBO super middleweight champion Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (34-0, 24 KOs) is on the cusp of superstardom. Arum will be matching the [...] The post Arum: Gilberto Ramirez will become PPV star if he beats Golovkin appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Dan Ambrose: With his narrow 12 round unanimous decision victory over Shawn Porter on June 25, WBA World welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (27-0, 22 KOs) is talking about wanting [...] The post Keith Thurman thinks Pacquiao and Mayweather fights are possible appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The popular, prospect-orientated boxing series, ShoBox: The New Generation celebrates its 15th anniversary with a quadrupleheader on Friday, July 22, from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. In the 10-round main event, undefeated...Show More Summary
WBO, WBA and IBF light heavyweight world champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev arrived a few days ago in Ekaterinburg, Russia, where he’ll defend his titles against Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba on July 11 in his first fight in his home country … Continue reading ? The post Kovalev hits Ekaterinburg, Russia appeared first on Boxing News.
By Scott Gilfoid: Unbeaten #1 IBF contender Joseph Parker (19-0, 16 KOs) saw IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s fight against Dominic Breazeale last Saturday night, and he feels very confident [...] The post Joseph Parker very confident of beating Anthony Joshua appeared first on Boxing News 24.
NEW YORK (June 29, 2016) – The popular, prospect-orientated boxing series, ShoBox: The New Generation celebrates its 15th anniversary with a quadrupleheader on Friday, July 22, live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. [...] The post Adam Lopez vs. Roman Ruben Reynoso on July 22 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Scott Gilfoid: Joe Gallagher, the trainer for WBO junior middleweight champion Liam Smith (23-0-1, 13 KOs), believes his fighter has a very good chance of pulling off the upset by beating former [...] The post Liam Smith can beat Canelo Alvarez, says Gallagher appeared first on Boxing News 24.
IBF #2 super bantamweight contender Jonathan "Salomon King" Guzman (21-0, 21 KOs) is hard at work preparing for the "fight of his life" with trainer Hector Bermudez at Peter Welch's Gym in Boston. The [...] The post Jonathan Guzman vs. Shingo Wake on July 20 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By J. Calderon: We get it, WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO middleweight champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (35-0, 32 KO's) is presumably the best at 160. What we don't get, is why GGG continues to beat at a dead horse [...] The post Gennady Golovkin: Nothing left to prove at 160? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Showtime beefs up its Leo Santa Cruz-Carl Frampton card by adding several fights. Not only will Mikey Garcia be making his long awaited return as a co-feature on the Leo Santa Cruz vs. Carl Frampton card, several other fights have been...Show More Summary
Bad Left Hook's Connor Ruebusch analyzes the competitive fight between Shawn Porter and Keith Thurman and, perhaps unfairly, compares them to their predecessor Floyd Mayweather. Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter put on one hell of a fight, and there's really no point complaining about that. Show More Summary
Errol Spence Jr. looks like he'll break in a new venue in Coney Island when he faces Leonard Bundu in an IBF title eliminator this August. Fast-rising welterweight contender Errol Spence Jr. appears to be getting a little star treatment. Show More Summary
SERGEY RABCHENKO will face Detroit’s Tony Harrison in an IBF super-welterweight title eliminator on the undercard of Santa Cruz v Frampton in Brooklyn on July 30. As well as being a step towards [...] The post Rabchenko vs Harrison On Santa Cruz-Frampton Undercard appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Fans can avail of a final opportunity to see Ireland’s Rio bound boxers in action before the Olympic Games at the National Stadium in Dublin on Friday night. Team Ireland meet a Russian selection [...] The post Ireland’s Rio bound boxers in action before the Olympic Games at the National Stadium in Dublin on Friday night appeared first on Boxing News 24.