Promoter Bob Arum thinks it’s ridiculous that former light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) is asking for neutral judges for his June 17 rematch with IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Kovalev feels that he rightfully won his… Continue Reading Arum says Kovalev should let Nevada Commission pick judges for Ward fight
IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin is injured and that is the reason why the contract with WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders hasn’t been signed. This is what Saunders’ promoter Frank Warren is reporting. The delay in the singing of the contract has some thinking that Golovkin and his promoter Tom Loeffler’s main priority is… Continue Reading Golovkin injured?
Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn has put former 2-division world champion David Haye in an impossible situation as far as his two fighters IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and Tony Bellew. As far as Hearn is concerned, Haye, 36, cannot fight Joshua for the time being given his 11th round knockout loss to Bellew earlier… Continue Reading Hearn says Haye can’t fight Joshua, only Bellew right now
Jorge Linares says he wants to fight the best in the world following his 12 round unanimous decision win over Britain’s Anthony Crolla last Saturday night at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, UK. It was such a masterful performance from Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) in beating Crolla that some of the boxing media are already… Continue Reading Jorge Linares vs. Mikey Garcia needs to marinate
Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) says he’s got too much experience for challenger Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) to beat him, and he says he’s going to smash the American’s face in when the two of them fight on May 27 at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Brook rates Spence highly as a fighter.… Continue Reading Brook: I’m going to smash Errol Spence’s face in
IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook doesn’t believe all the hype that he’s hearing about his challenger Errol Spence Jr., and he says he’s going to expose him in the same way that Joe Calzaghe exposed Jeff lacy in the past. Brook will be defending his IBF title against the unbeaten Spence on May 26 at… Continue Reading Kell Brook says he’ll expose Errol Spence like Jeff Lacy
Sergey Kovalev is starting to get impatient at the slow glacial process that he has to go through to get a rematch against Andre Ward. There was a contract for a rematch between the two fighters from the last time they fought each other on November 19, but Ward reportedly wants a new deal, according… Continue Reading Kovalev dares Ward to fight him again