Middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is said to have been offered a $15 million offer from Golden Boy Promotions to fight their red-headed Mexican star Saul “Canelo Alvarez for a fight in September 2017. The lump sum offer made to the unbeaten Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) is not the percentage deal that he and his… Continue Reading Golovkin offered $15M lump sum for Canelo fight
WBA/WBO 140lb champion Terence Crawford chocked up his third win of 2016 in pasting John Molina Jr. by a 8th round knockout. Crawford hit Molina with two good body shots that took the air out of his tires and finished him off in his corner for the knockout at the CenturyLink Arena in Omaha, Nebraska.… Continue Reading Does Terence Crawford deserve 2016 ‘Fighter of the Year’?
IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) dropped a pretty big hint this week that he’s not entirely sold on the idea of defending his IBF title against his mandatory challenger Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) in his next fight in early 2017. If Brook can get a fight against Amir Khan, he… Continue Reading Will Kell Brook vacate to avoid Errol Spence fight?
Trainer Abel Sanchez says newly crowned IBF World cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (24-0, 17 KOs) will be back inside the ring in early 2017 to defend his IBF title after he won the belt off Denis Lebedev (29-3, 22 KOs) last Saturday night in winning a close 12 round split decision at the Khodbyka Ice… Continue Reading Murat Gassiev will fight in early 2017
IBF/WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (29-2, 22 KOs) will be going to war this Saturday night against unbeaten Murat Gassiev (23-0, 17 KOs) at the Khodnyka Ice Palace in Moscow, Russia. This is a fight that is almost impossible to guess a winner. While some boxing fans are predicting that the more experienced Lebedev will… Continue Reading Lebedev and Gassiev going to war on Saturday
WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders says an offer was made to middleweight contender Chris Eubank Jr. for a rematch between them, but for some reason he rejected the offer. As far as Saunders is concerned, Eubank Jr. doesn’t want any part of fighting world champion, as he recently turned down a fight against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC… Continue Reading Saunders: Eubank Jr. turned down 7-figure offer
Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is a little nervous about his fighter IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s December 10 fight against #8 IBF Eric Molina (25-3, 19 KOs) at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. Joshua, 26, has the biggest fight in the heavyweight division right in front of him in a match against… Continue Reading Joshua’s promoter concerned about Molina fight