WBA World lightweight champion Jorge Linares is hoping that former WBA champion Anthony Crolla has prepared well for their fight this Saturday night, because he doesn’t want to hear him blabbering with excuses after losing their rematch at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. Crolla had plenty of excuses the last time he fought Linares… Continue Reading Linares: I hope Crolla has no excuses after this fight
Roy Jones Jr. of HBO says he thinks Gennady Golovkin should fight a rematch against Daniel Jacobs next rather than move forward with a fight against Saul Canelo Alvarez. Jones Jr. thinks the Golovkin-Jacobs fight was close enough for them to warrant a rematch between them. Golovkin won the fight by a 12 round unanimous… Continue Reading Roy Jones Jr. says Golovkin vs. Jacobs rematch should be next
Gennady Golovkin dodged a bullet on Saturday night in defeating Daniel Jacobs by a 12 round unanimous decision in a fight that could have gone either way. Golovkin was taken the distance for the first time since 2008, thus ending his 23 consecutive knockout streak. Golovkin needs to be thankful that he was given the… Continue Reading Golovkin decisions Jacobs – Results
Dana White, UFC boss, says he would never get in the way of keeping Conor McGregor from making the kind of money could make fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a boxing match. White admits that it’s not good for his own business that McGregor faces Mayweather. Mayweather is saying that he’s coming out of retirement… Continue Reading Dana White says McGregor vs. Mayweather fight still possible
Former WBO middleweight champion Andy Lee is hoping to get a crack at the winner of this Saturday’s middleweight contest between IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC champion Gennady Golovkin and Daniel Jacobs at Madison Square Garden in New York. Lee is fighting in the non-televised portion of the card against KeAndrae Leatherwood (19-3-1, 12 KOs) in a fight scheduled… Continue Reading Andy Lee wants Golovkin-Jacobs winner
Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) says he’s weighing 350 lbs. right now, and he expects to fight in May. That’s 100 pounds that Fury will need to drop get back to his old fighting weight. Fury’s weight is at such a level that he’s unlikely to have put a serious dent in… Continue Reading Will Tyson Fury ever fight at a high level again?
#3 WBC middleweight contender David Lemieux (37-3, 33 KOs) said he wanted to take it out on #2 WBC Curtis Stevens (29-6, 21 KOs) for all the trash talking that he had done in the run up to their fight, and that’s exactly what he did last Saturday night in scoring a 3rd round knockout… Continue Reading Lemieux gloats about KO of Stevens