Upcoming Boxing Schedule: November 11: Daniel Jacobs vs. Luis Arias / Jarrell Miller vs. Mariusz Wach / Cletus Seldin vs. Roberto Ortiz – Live on HBO at 10:00 p.m.
By Rich Cheney: In his first defense of his WBA light heavyweight title last Saturday night, champion Dmitry Bivol (12-0, 10 KOs) turned away challenger Trent Broadhurst (20-2, 12 KOs) in stopping him in the final second of round 1 at the Casino De Monte Carlo in Monaco. Bivol, 26, landed a right hand that… Continue Reading Dmitry Bivol impressive in win over Broadhurst
Shawn Porter (28-2-1, 17 KOs) won a tougher than expected 12 round unanimous decision victory over Adrian “El Tigre” Granados (18-6-2, 12 KOs) last Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The scores were 117-111 x 3. Porter won the fight, but it was a very grueling fight with him getting tagged… Continue Reading Shawn Porter: I want Keith Thurman as soon as possible
Former heavyweight Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) says he’s planning on losing 7 stones [98 pounds] in just 7 weeks’ time to get down to his old fighting weight of the 250s for his comeback in 2018. Losing 100 lbs. in just 7 weeks sounds like an insane thing for Fury to do. Fury is… Continue Reading Tyson Fury says he’ll lose 98lbs. in 7 weeks
Heavyweight Dave Allen (12-3-1, 9 KOs) says his rematch against Lenoy Thomas (22-4, 10 KOs) is NOT confirmed for December 17th on the undercard of Tony Bellew vs. David Haye. Allen prefers a fight against British heavyweight champion Sam Sexton (24-3, 9 KOs) instead. Allen lost to the 32-year-old Thomas by a 12 round split… Continue Reading Dave Allen wants Sam Sexton fight
Middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is in limbo right now, forced to wait for Saul Canelo Alvarez and his promoters at Golden Boy Promotions to decide whether they want to do the rematch with him on May 5 next year. Canelo’s promoter Oscar De La Hoya wants to wait until David Lemieux fights for a… Continue Reading Golovkin forced to wait on Canelo
By Rich Cheney: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn is reportedly saying his fighter Anthony Joshua has no problems fighting Deontay Wilder next if the fight can get made. Hearn saying ‘if’ the Joshua-Wilder fight can be made is a pretty hint that the negotiations will probably stall out immediately as soon as they star. What… Continue Reading Hearn says Joshua has no problems fighting Wilder next