• Retired boxer disappointed with reaction after he was put in coma • ‘They were trying to make themselves look like the good guys’ Nick Blackwell has described the Eubanks as “disgusting and inhuman” because they ignored his request not to speak publicly while he remained in a coma. Show More Summary
IBF heavyweight mandatory title challenger Joseph Parker’s next fight will take place at Horncastle Arena, in Christchurch, New Zealand on July 21. Fresh off his intense and grueling 12 round win over Carlos Takam, Parker will fight Australian Solomon Haumono … Continue reading ? The post Parker returns against Haumono on July 21 appeared first on Boxing News.
Welcome to the pick'em results! We had mixed results with a fair amount of players scoring both high and low this week. This week's top picks that got used were doubles on Parker and triples on Lara by decision. Note: Maldonado vs Hovhannisyan was a draw, rendering the pick null. Weekly honors go to joebustemup with a big 54.5. Show More Summary
By Dan Ambrose: While it still remains uncertain whether the fans will soon see a unification fight between Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady [...] The post Berto wants Canelo-Golovkin winner appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Dan Ambrose: IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin’s promoter Tom Loeffler is thinking of matching Golovkin against WBO super middleweight champion Gilberto “Zurdo” [...] The post Golovkin could face Gilberto Ramirez if Canelo talks fail, says Loeffler appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Scott Gilfoid: Amir Khan’s recent brutal knockout loss to Saul “Canelo” Alvarez seems to have knocked some sense into him briefly, as he’s now saying he’s willing to fight IBF welterweight [...] The post Khan says he’ll fight Brook if Eddie Hearn isn’t involved appeared first on Boxing News 24.
New York, NY (5/23/16) - It was another clean sweep for a trio of DiBella Entertainment prospects as Abel Ramos, Jonathan Alonso and Brandon Williams all picked up impressive victories over the weekend. [...] The post Another clean sweep for trio of Dibella Entertainment prospects appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Karl Freitag Talks for a showdown between WBA/IBF/WBC middleweight world champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and former champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez should resume by June 1 according to Golovkin’s promoter Tom Loeffler. Loeffler, who is currently in Europe, told the … Continue reading ? The post GGG vs. Canelo Update appeared first on Boxing News.
Over the weekend, WBA welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) sparred for the first time since a February car accident postponed his title defense against Shawn Porter. PBC reports that Thurman sparred with Edner Cherry and Clarence … Continue reading ? The post Thurman spars, feeling great appeared first on Boxing News.
Debating hypothetical matchups between current stars and all-time greats has always been a staple of conversation for sports fans. It's true in every sport. But in boxing, due to the existence of weight classes, the conversations are...Show More Summary
On June 3, Broadway Boxing returns to the Resorts World Casino in Queens, NY, with former world champions Richar Abril and Yuri Foreman in separate bouts. Abril (19-3-1, 8 KOs) will take on Jerry Belmontes (21-8, 6 KOs) in a … Continue reading ? The post Abril, Foreman headline June 3 in NYC appeared first on Boxing News.
New York, NY (5/23/15) - On Friday, June 3, Broadway Boxing returns to the beautiful Resorts World Casino in Queens, NY, with an exciting 10-bout card presented by DiBella Entertainment and New Legend [...] The post Abril-Belmontes & Foreman-Davis on June 3 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
WBC #1 cruiserweight Ilunga Makabu (19-1, 18 KOs) has warned #6 rated Tony Bellew (26-2-1, 16 KOs) that he’ll turn his dream night into a nightmare when they clash for the vacant WBC cruiserweight title in Liverpool on Sunday. “People … Continue reading ? The post Makabu: For sure I’ll knock out Bellew appeared first on Boxing News.
Notes: Canelo, All-Star Boxing trial opens in Miami
By Jeff Aranow: #3 WBA Shane Mosley (49-9-1, 41 KOs) will riding his two-fight winning streak into his clash this Saturday night against interim WBA welterweight champion David Avanesyan (21-1-1, 11 [...] The post Shane Mosley vs. David Avanesyan this Saturday night appeared first on Boxing News 24.
WBO super middleweight champion Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez, two-time Mexican Olympian and undefeated #1 featherweight contender Óscar Valdez, undefeated Top-10 world-rated welterweight contender Jose Benavidez, Jr., his opponent Francisco...Show More Summary
It’s Fight Week in Phoenix, Arizona. Five days of pre-fight activities kick-off tomorrow for Saturday’s WBA interim welterweight world title fight between ring legend “Sugar” Shane Mosley (49-9-1, 41 KOs) and current beltholder David “Ava” Avanesyan (21-1-1, 11 KOs) from … Continue reading ? The post Mosley vows to “annihilate” WBA champ appeared first on Boxing News.
"This is my opinion of bringing Professional boxing to the Olympics. Myself having been a past member of the USA Team, I dislike the idea and see nothing good coming of it. It will only put [...] The post George Foreman says no to pro boxing in the Olympics appeared first on Boxing News 24.
If Canelo Alvarez avoids Gennady Golovkin, he will be doing more of what boxing's most recent top stars have done, rather than changing the role. When Saul "Canelo" Alvarez announced last Wednesday he was vacating the WBC middleweight...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: David Haye (28-2, 26 KOs) did what everyone expected him to last Saturday night in smashing an over-matched Arnold Gjergjaj (29-1, 21 KOs) in two rounds at the O2 Arena in London, [...] The post Haye: I can’t afford to get hit by Briggs’ big punches appeared first on Boxing News 24.