Oscar De La Hoya has been making his rounds as a promoter doing interviews with USA Today and the Washington Post. Last week in an interview with USA Today De La Hoya went on record saying that a Cotto-Canelo bout
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“Floyd will be Floyd, he is one of the smartest boxers ever. On the flip side, Maidana is hungry and Robert Garcia did a very nice job in training him, I have [watched] his game turn. It’s a very interesting fight
Despite IBF Light Welterweight Champion Lamont Peterson (32-2-1, 17 KOs) previously having some difficulties making weight at 14, he explained to Tha Boxing Voice that it wouldn’t be a problem to do so again, “It don’t make a difference, whatever opportunity comes,
“Like Lamont [Peterson] said it’s boxing, but I definitely think those two will collide.” Barry Hunter said when talking about his star fighter and current IBF Junior Welterweight Champion Lamont Peterson facing lineal champion Danny Garcia in the near future. “I
How refreshing it is see an established champion pervade the veil that has been draped over the sport of boxing since it’s inception over a century ago. On the surface the mechanisms for success in the sport seem rather straightforward;
IBF Junior Welterweight Champion Lamont Peterson was on hand to watch his good friend Adrien Broner take on Emmanuel Taylor this past Saturday night. Thaboxingvoice.com caught with him after the fight and got a chance to pick his brain about some
Floyd Mayweather has beaten many champions throughout his career and has never fought for a vacant title. Floyd has earned his titles and currently holds two different titles (WBC and WBA) in both the welterweight and junior middleweight divisions and
As many fight fans already know, one of the most exciting fighters in the sport of boxing Lucas Matthysse (35-3, 33 KO’s) will be making his return to the ring on September 6th against Roberto Ortiz (31-0 1, 24 KO’s).
Adrien Broner via Instagram announced that he will no longer be fighting Emmanuel Taylor on September 6th, but rather Lamont Peterson on October 18th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Thaboxingvoice.com contacted the co-manager of Emmanuel Taylor David
WBA/WBC Light Welterweight Champion Danny Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) has taken some heat from the public and rightfully so. We’ve all heard the criticisms about the level of opponent that Salka was. We even got to witness what Garcia boastfully
Last Saturday at the Barclays Center, in a night of mismatches, Lamont Peterson successfully defended his IBF Light-Welterweight title with a 10th round technical knockout victory over Puerto Rico’s Edgar Santana. Peterson, despite being a native of Washington D.C., received
Hip hop royalty and Grammy award nominee Jadakiss, was gracious enough to take a few minutes to speak to Tha Boxing Voice, right after the Danny Garcia fight at the Barclays center out in Brooklyn. He touched on Danny Garcia’s
Barry Hunter may be the trainer of current IBF Light Welterweight champion Lamont Peterson, but the trainer had plenty of good things to say about challenger Edgar Santana. While many in the boxing community have labeled Santana as a long
The main event between Danny Garcia and Rod Salka ended much like it was anticipated by many fans. Garcia looked to be about two weight classes bigger than Salka. Salka spent much of the first round on his toes pumping
After a little time off for vacation we are back once again with the week in review. The business of boxing is still thriving and we are still here giving good info to the fans. Too bad the promoters aren’t
Peterson vs. Santana was without a doubt the most competitive and entertaining fight on the card. During the course of the first two rounds Peterson was moving and circling, easily giving up space. Santana was stalking forward behind a week and
Danny “Swift ” Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) looked sharp with a crushing second-round knockout victory over “Lighting” Rod Salka (19-4, 3 KOs) in the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® main event in front of 7,012 fans Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Garcia knocked Salka
The scene was as typical as any you are likely to see from Angel and Danny Garcia. Danny, holder of the WBA ‘Super,’ WBC and Ring Magazine titles, and recognized by all as the champion at 140 lbs, stood silent
In 2014 Showtime/Golden Boy/Al Haymon have been walking a very thin line between showcase mismatches and entertaining matchmaking. This Saturday’s Showtime triple header from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn New York screams showcase mismatches in two of the three bouts.