By Przemek Garczarczyk Promoter Tom Loeffler discusses Saturday’s Superfly 2 card on HBO. HBO’s Peter Nelson also weighs in. The post Interview: Tom Loeffler appeared first on fightnews.com.
Hannah Nasari’s Neutral Corner Promotions will present “Turning Point,” a six-bout card on Saturday at Club Punchbowl in Punchbowl, NSW, Australia. Headlining the card will be rising Aussie star Bilal… Read More » The post Akkawy faces biggest test in De Carolis appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Former WBA heavyweight champion Lucas”Big Daddy” Browne (25-0, 22 KOs) is confident he’ll thrash WBC #1 Dillian Whyte (22-1, 18 KOs) when they… Read More » The post Browne: Whyte you are in trouble appeared first on fightnews.com.
Heavyweight title challenger Luis Ortiz says he won’t get sucked into a war of words with WBC world champion Lua Ortiz, who he will attempt to dethrone on March 3… Read More » The post Ortiz: It’s gonna be a bad night for Wilder appeared first on fightnews.com.
It’s another chapter of the famed Puerto Rico vs. Mexico series, as Boxeo TELEMUNDO kicks off 2018 tonight at the Osceola Heritage Park Events Center in Kissimmee, Florida. The main… Read More » The post Lighter Rodriguez back on Telemundo tonight appeared first on fightnews.com.
“Gary Russell Jr., you’re next,” said Diaz, Jr. after wiping out ex-champ Victor “Vikingo” Terrazas on Friday night. “I’m ready to have that world title around my waist. Once I… Read More » The post JoJo Diaz: Gary Russell Jr, you’re next appeared first on fightnews.com.
WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO middleweight world champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) will meet for the first time since last September’s controversial draw at an event… Read More » The post GGG, Canelo both vow KOs in rematch appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Jeff Aranow: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) says he’s got too much talent for Luis ‘The Real King Kong’ Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) to be able to hurt him in their fight on March 3 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
JOSEPH ‘JOJO’ DIAZ, JR. DEFENDS NABF AND NABO FEATHERWEIGHT TITLES VIA THIRD-ROUND KNOCKOUT VICTORY AGAINST VICTOR ‘VIKINGO’ TERRAZAS IN MAIN EVENT OF GOLDEN BOY BOXING ON ESPN AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO IN INDIO, CALIF. VERGIL ORTIZ, JR. Show More Summary
Joseph "JoJo" Diaz Jr. upped his record to 26-0 with a knockout of Victor Terrazas on Thursday night, then called out WBC featherweight titleholder Gary Russell Jr., who he claimed has been ducking him.
By Jim Dower: Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev says he’s in top shape to defend his WBO light heavyweight title against #5 WBO Igor Mikhalkin (21-1, 9 KOs) for their fight on March 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York. Kovalev, 34, has a new trainer Abror Tursunpulatov, who has replaced American John David Jackson. Show More Summary
WBC and WBO #1 featherweight Joseph “JoJo” Diaz, Jr. (26-0, 14 KOs) scored an impressive third round KO over former world champion Victor “Vikingo” Terrazas (38-5-2, 21 KOs) on Friday… Read More » The post Diaz demolishes Terrezas in three appeared first on fightnews.com.
WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO middleweight world champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) and Mexican icon Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) will collide in their highly anticipated rematch on May 5 (Cinco De… Read More » The post Golovkin-Canelo Ticket Alert appeared first on fightnews.com.
Unbeaten Dominican welterweight contender Carlos ‘El Caballo Bronco’ Adames has agreed to a multi-year promotional agreement with Top Rank, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum announced today. At the age… Read More » The post Top Rank inks unbeaten welter Carlos Adames appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Allan Fox: Tom Loeffler has his doubts whether Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will continue to view the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas as his favorite venue after he becomes middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin’s next victim on May 5th in his 20th title defense. Show More Summary
Unbeaten super lightweight prospect Vergil Ortiz, Jr. (9-0, 9 KOs) scored a third round TKO over Jesus Alvarez (15-4, 11 KOs). Ortiz dropped Alvarez in round one and got a… Read More » The post Results from Indio, California appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Brad Snyder/The Undercard Ja Rico O’ Quinn 120.8 vs. Nick Otieno Okundo 123.4 Curtis Head 242.2 vs. Alejandro Esquilin Santiago 235 Joseph Bonas 149 vs. John Pitts 145.2 Leon… Read More » The post Weights from Detroit appeared first on fightnews.com.
Jonathan “Bomba” Gonzalez 112 vs. Ricardo “Meserito” Rodriguez 112 (WBO NABO flyweight title) 2016 Rio Olympians Jeyvier Cintron 117 vs. Edson Noria 116 Antonio Vargas 121 vs. Luis Saavedra 121… Read More » The post Telemundo Weights from Kissimmee, Fla appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Joe Koizumi This is sad news from South Korea. “Champion maker” Jin-Kil Kim, the owner of his Daewon gym in Seoul, passed away at the age of seventy-eight last… Read More » The post Korean champion maker Jin-Kil Kim passes away appeared first on fightnews.com.
Watch as unbeaten Joseph Diaz Jr. faces Victor Terrazas in a 10-round featherweight bout, plus all the undercard action from Indio, California.