There is a lot of speculation whether Golden Boy Promotions will price Saul “Canelo” Alvarez out of a huge showdown with unbeaten middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin later this year in September on the Mexican Independence Day holiday. The boxing world wants to see the fight, considering that this is a contest that has been… Continue Reading Canelo vs. Golovkin: Does the fight take place this year?
Gennady “GGG” Golovkin just barely scraped by challenger Daniel Jacobs this month in defeating him by a 12 round unanimous decision in their middleweight contest on March 18 at Madison Square Garden, in New York. Golovkin will be fighting next in June. Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) says he wants the last belt in the 160… Continue Reading Who should Golovkin fight next?
Gennady “GGG” Golovkin’s time at middleweight is about done, as he’s reportedly moving up to super middleweight after 1-2 fights, says his trainer Abel Sanchez. Golovkin could be done with the 160 lb. division after his next fight in June against either Billy Joe Saunders or his #1 IBF contender Tureano Johnson. Sanchez says they… Continue Reading Golovkin moving to 168 after 1-2 fights
After months of back and forth trash talking, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev has put ink to paper in signing the contract for his rematch against Andre Ward on June 17. Kovalev is waiting for the 32-year-old Ward to sign. Kovalev says Ward’s promoters at Roc Nation Sports sent him the contract. He didn’t say what the… Continue Reading Kovalev signs rematch contract, waiting on Ward
Floyd Mayweather Jr. may not realize it but he’s unwittingly helping out the UFC to make it bigger and more of a competitor with the sport of boxing by his choice of fighting Conor McGregor. Mayweather is facing one of the UFC’s biggest stars in 28-year-old McGregor. By doing that, the fight is going to… Continue Reading Mayweather helping UFC by fighting McGregor
Former heavyweight world title challenger Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) will be back inside the ring next month to face 37-year-old journeyman Kevin Johnson (30-7-1, 14 KOs) on April 28 in a 12 round fight at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria. This is a fight in the 35-year-old Pulev’s home country of Bulgaria. (Photo… Continue Reading Kubrat Pulev vs. Kevin Johnson on April 28
In a highly competitive fight, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai won a close 12 round majority decision over World Boxing Council super flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez to end his short reign as a champion last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York. The loss for Gonzalez puts a temporary door stop in front of… Continue Reading Rungvisai defeats Roman Gonzalez – Results