By Allan Fox: IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence’s fight with Lamont Peterson last Saturday night on Showtime Boxing averaged just 637,000 viewers with a peak of 695,000 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. These aren’tShow More Summary
By Don Smith: Boxing Fans, Errol Spence’s recent thumping of Lamont Peterson was no surprise to this reporter and his Technical Knockout victory has several boxing writers asking who is next for the undefeated (23-0) welterweight. Some...Show More Summary
Errol Spence Jr., who defended his welterweight title Saturday night against Lamont Peterson, has his sights set on a unification showdown with Keith Thurman later this year.
By Allan Fox: Amir Khan was highly complementary of IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. (23-0, 20 KOs) in his performance Saturday night in beating his former conqueror Lamont Peterson (35-4-1, 17 KOs) by a 7th round knockout at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
By Dan Ambrose: Jermell Charlo was very impressed with the performance by Errol Spence Jr. (23-0, 20 KOs) last Saturday night in his 7th round demolition job against former 2 division world champion Lamont ‘Havoc’ Peterson (35-4-1, 17 KOs) in front of 12,107 fans at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
By Chris Williams: Errol Spence Jr. (23-0, 20 KOs) says he’s heading towards being on the pound-for-pound list following his 7th round defeat of Lamont Peterson (35-4-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday night. Spence knocked Peterson down once in...Show More Summary
Spence drops Peterson in fifth before fight is stopped in eighth Former Olympian improves to 23 wins in 23 fights with 20 KOs Errol Spence Jr easily defended his welterweight title for the first time Saturday night, beating Lamont Peterson when the fight was stopped just after the bell sounded to begin the eighth round. Show More Summary
Errol Spence Jr. punished Lamont Peterson before Peterson's corner stopped the fight one second into the eighth round Saturday night.
BROOKLYN (Jan. 21, 2018) – Undefeated welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. retained his IBF title with an impressive stoppage of former two-division champion Lamont Peterson in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Saturday night from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®. Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- Errol Spence Jr. easily defended his welterweight title for the first time Saturday night, beating Lamont Peterson when the fight was stopped just after the bell sounded to begin the eighth round. Spence had dominated the fight and both of Peterson's eyes appeared swollen as doctors checked him after the seventh round. Show More Summary
Errol Spence Jr. was in complete command in his maiden defense of the IBF world welterweight title on Saturday night. He rocked Lamont Peterson (35-4, 17 KOs) for seven rounds at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, before theShow More Summary
By Allan Fox: IBF World welterweight champion Errol ‘The Truth’ Spence (23-0, 20 KOs) looked cool, calm and composed in taking apart former 140 and 147-pound world champion Lamont Peterson (35-4-1, 17 KOs) in stopping him at the end of the 7th round on Saturday night in their fight on Showtime Championship Boxing at the […] The post Errol Spence Jr. Show More Summary
Errol Spence Jr. successfully defended his IBF welterweight title by stopping former two-division champion Lamont Peterson…
Welterweight titleholder Errol Spence Jr. showed why he's regarded as one of the world's best, outclassing Lamont Peterson throughout their bout Saturday night and forcing the referee to stop the fight before the start of the eighth round.
Boxing fans will get to watch the Errol Spence vs. Lamont Peterson fight live streaming online and on television Saturday night as the two fighters clash in Brooklyn. This 2018 bout features the defending IBF welterweight champion Spence (22-0) taking on Peterson (35-3-1) in a highly-anticipated bout from New York. Show More Summary
By Matt Richardson and Arvin Nundloll at ringside Anthony Peterson, Lamont’s brother, chugged along the comeback trail in the second fight of the night, winning a 10-round unanimous decision against… Read More » The post Results from Brooklyn, NY appeared first on fightnews.com.
By Jeff Aranow: WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell Charlo is predicting a 4th round knockout win for IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) tonight in his title defense against Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 17 KOs) in their fight on Showtime Championship Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
By Jeff Aranow: IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) weighed in at the limit for the division at 147 pounds for his first defense of his title against Lamont Peterson (35-3-1, 17 KOs) for their fight this Saturday night on Showtime at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
Errol Spence Jr. is a heavy favorite to defeat Lamont Peterson on Saturday. But the welterweight world titlist is not taking anything for granted and expects to be in a tough fight from start to finish.
Errol Spence Jr 147 vs. Lamont Peterson 146.75 (IBF welterweight title) Robert Easter Jr 134.5 vs. Javier Fortuna 136.8 (IBF lightweight title) Note: Fortuna heavy after moving up from super… Read More » The post Spence, Peterson, Easter make weight, Fortuna heavy appeared first on fightnews.com.