The fall of Golden Boy Promotions was greatly exaggerated according to one of its partners Bernard Hopkins. Last year there was a mass exodus from the company when it was related to many Al Haymon-advised fighters. CEO Richard Schaefer was
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The much anticipated fight, between Puerto Rican boxing icon Miguel “Angel” Cotto and Mexican superstar powerhouse Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has finally been signed and sealed. For the second time this year, boxing fans are finally treated to another super fight.
LOS ANGELES (August 12) – A great new way to kick off the weekend, fans will now be able to catch the hottest fights at LA FIGHT CLUB in downtown Los Angeles on a new night of the week. Beginning
When the end of summer and early fall boxing schedule was released, it seemed like HBO was doing what it usually does; going dark in the end of summer. Aside from some HBO Latino cards, there is nothing slated until
Danny Garcia extended his unbeaten streak to 31-0 in his first appearance as a fully-fledged welterweight last weekend by stopping veteran Paulie Malignaggi in nine rounds at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York. Malignaggi’s infamous lack of power -with
LOS ANGELES (Aug. 3, 2015) – Former three-division world champion Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto (65-8-2, 35 KO’s) of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico will take on undefeated contender Antonio “Relentless” Orozco (22-0, 15 KO’s) of San Diego, Calif. in a career
Former WBO light-welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov (24-4, 17 KO’s) is targeting former lightweight titlist Brandon Rios (33-2-1, 24 KO’s), which is guaranteed to be a rock ‘em sock ‘em contest. According to Vadim Kornilov, the manager of both Provodnikov and
Some words that are not to the norm of boxing fans of recent years are Saturday Night Boxing on ESPN. This weekend we will see exactly that as Premier Boxing Champions will be live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn,
There is a misconception that Danny Garcia has been a welterweight for quite some time, which is not the case. This Saturday will be Garcia’s first official fight at 147 lbs. (welterweight), although he has been fighting catch-weight bouts and
LOS ANGELES (July 30, 2015) – On October 3, one of the most exciting fighters and fearsome punchers in boxing, Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KO’s) will take on the dangerous and undefeated Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11
Danny Garcia has to win in spectacular fashion come Saturday. There is absolutely no ifs, ands or buts about it. ‘Swift’ must show and prove again and he cannot let his opponent, Paulie Malignaggi, show him up come fight night.
Every week, there are numerous topics that even hardcore fans, not to mention casual fans, cannot keep up with. Every week, I’ll be here to help you catchup with the sport of boxing, going over the previous weekend’s results, as
If there’s one fighter, who is either loved or hated, where there is no in between, it may be Philadelphia’s Danny Garcia. Garcia has had a roller coaster career, seeing the highs and sometimes lows of the sport. After beating
Danny Garcia is making his move to 147 lbs. next Saturday against Brooklyn’s Paulie Malignaggi at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. In a battle of the Barclays Center of sorts, Garcia has made the arena his home base for fights
With HBO expected to give the green light, Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse will return to the site where he, along with John Molina Jr., produced the 2014 Fight of The Year. Matthysse will meet undefeated Ukrainian Viktor Postol on Oct. 3
Mauricio Herrera (22-5, 7 KO’s) has singled out a murderous puncher as his preferred next opponent following his technical majority decision win over Hank Lundy this past weekend. In two separate videos posted by Fight Hype, Herrera said a match
Lamont Peterson (33-3-1, 17 KO’s) was unlucky to suffer a third career defeat against Danny Garcia (30-0, 17 KO’s) when the pair went the 12- round distance in Brooklyn, New York earlier this year. Garcia’s light-welterweight titles were out of
EL PASO, TEXAS (July 10, 2015) – Undefeated 140-pound contender Amir “Young Master” Imam (17-0, 14 KO’s) will take on veteran former world title challenger Fernando “”La Fiera” Angulo (29-9, 16 KO’s) in a 10-round WBC super-lightweight title eliminator in
Seems like the gloves are off and another of boxing’s main staples is going after manager/advisor Al Haymon. According to LA Times reporter Lance Pugmire, “Top Rank, Inc. is seeking more than $100 million in damages and an injunction to