The highly-anticipated super fight between WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and former undisputed light-middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will take place in the fall, although a specific date and venue have yet to be decided. Earlier on Wednesday, we mentioned
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Whether Floyd Mayweather Jr. is joking or not, the names, Andre Berto and Karim Mayfield should not be associated with him for his September 12th fight date. I’m not sure if Mayfield has ever been elite or close to it.
After the boxing world was mostly centered on the Northeast and Las Vegas for the last 10 weeks, the West Coast will be the main object of affection for boxing fans this week as HBO Boxing will be live from
Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9 KO’s) is out to prove he belongs. Timothy ‘Desert Storm’ Bradley (31-1-1, 12 KO’s) is trying to prove he still belongs. The two will clash in a welterweight showdown Jun 27th in The Stub Hub Center
“I can only write a check for 100 million for one fighter.” As Floyd Mayweather Jr. was holding court with the media members after the Shawn Porter-Adrien Broner fight, more of the questions were about who he is fighting rather
Undefeated WBA World super-lightweight champion Jessie Vargas takes on former two-division world champion Timothy Bradley on Saturday, June 27 from the StubHub Center in Carson, California for the vacant WBO World welterweight title This will serve as the first significant
When Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0) defeated Manny Pacquiao this past May, there wasn’t much more the pound-for-pound stalwart could do to top that in his resume. In terms of boxing, he beat the one guy that would have challenged him
When Top Rank founder and CEO of Top Rank Bob Arum mentioned that he would want to make a Nicholas Walters-Vasyl Lomachenko unification fight in October or November this year, Walters (26-0, 21 KO’s) was in possession of the WBA
Former WBA Super World featherweight champion Nicholas Walters lost his title on the scales on Friday afternoon after failing to make weight ahead of his fight against Miguel Marriaga on Saturday evening at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in
Former four-division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (57-6-1, 40 KO’s) wants nothing more than a world welterweight title, a title that he has been pursuing for the past four years. Marquez turns 42 in August, but the injury to his
British super-middleweight Paul Smith (35-5, 20 KO’s) took time out of preparing for his June 20th match against the returning Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO’s) in Oakland, California to talk about a simmering domestic rivalry that has caught the attention
Oscar De La Hoya sent shockwaves through the boxing community when he announced on Power 106’s radio show that he thinks about coming back to boxing all the time. Most took it as speculation, others as a ploy. Hardly anyone
Juan Manuel Marquez wants one more fight before retirement. He doesn’t want a gimme fight either but one that will challenge him and pay him well at the same time. His strength and conditioning coach Angel “Memo” Heredia had suggested
We are almost a month removed from the most sought-after fight of the modern era. When Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao stepped in to face one another on May 2, 2015, they brought into realisation a dream match with
Roger Mayweather, uncle and co-trainer of former five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0, 26 KO), implied that his nephew may not enjoy retirement so much after all, and could make a comeback to fight again. In his post-fight interview
Former light-flyweight champion Giovani Segura (32-4) of Mexico is poised to conquer undefeated WBC flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (43-0) of Nicaraqua. A clash between the two is in negotiations for an August or September bout. Last weekend, Gonzalez took
Juan Manuel Marquez has been out of commission since his defeat of Mike Alvarado last October, as the former four-division world champion has been battling knee injuries, though, he was on hand to cover the Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny
Welterweight Timothy Bradley (31-1-1, 12 KO’s) is set to face Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9 KO’s) for the vacant WBO World welterweight title on June 27th in Carson, California, and spoke with FightHype.com at the press conference to announce the event.
Juan Manuel Marquez has been idle since he beat Mike Alvarado nearly a year ago. But since then he’s been off, he still contributes to boxing via media. Last week he was on hand to cover the grand event that
Following his victory over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather Jr. was adamant about his future at the post-fight news conference. He planned to fight once more in September and then he would hang up the gloves,