Kell Brook (32-0, 22 Kos) burst onto the boxing scene by defeating the formerly undefeated fighter Shawn Porter, to earn the IBF title belt in the welterweight division. When the verdict was announced, Brook jumped with ecstasy that he finally
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Kevin Cunningham doesn’t like the match up of Sergey Kovalev versus Bernard Hopkins in Atlantic City, New Jersey this Saturday. Cunningham says that he would have rather have seen Hopkins in a bout with Adonis Stevenson. Cunningham referred to the youth and
Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao takes on Chris “The King of New York” Algieri on November 22 from The Venetian Macao. Algieri, who earned a shot to fight Pacquiao after a somewhat tendentious split decision victory over Ruslan Provodnikov, may have to
“I’m a little nervous , because of how young and courageous [Sergey] Kovalev is, but you can never count Bernard [Hopkins] out, he always finds a way,” Shawn Porter said in Las Vegas, NV as ThaBoxingVoice.com obtained an exclusive interview.
After Shawn Porter lost his IBF title belt against Kell Brook, Kenny Porter analyzed the fight and gave his assessment. The biggest drawback he found was the amount of times both fighters were allowed to clinch. Kenny Porter stated, “There
Shawn Porter has already been undergoing training camp shortly after his lost against Kell Brook. Kenny Porter explains, “He’s been working probably five weeks or so. He was doing some cross training after the fight. [He was] riding bike, swimming,
Shawn Porter is coming off his first professional defeat after losing his IBF welterweight title to Kell Book. Porter was attempting to retain his IBF title for the second time after thrashing Devon Alexander last December. Porter has recently begun
The last two months in the world of boxing in the United States has been very barren to say the least. Minus a Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana pay-per-view and Mexican style this past weekend, all we’ve had were two ESPN2 special
Guillermo Rigondeaux regarded as one of the best pound for pound boxers in the world today, has faced heavy criticism from the media. After Rigondeaux dominated Nonito Donaire who was widely regarded as the 3rd best fighter in the world
European and Commonwealth super-bantamweight champion admits that seeing close friend and stable-mate Kell Brook win the IBF world welterweight title last month in America has made him even more motivated to bring a world title of his own back to
Top welterweight Keith Thurman is recovering from a shoulder injury and hasn’t fought since his win over Julio Diaz back in April of this year. He is currently receiving physical therapy on the shoulder, but insists he will be ready
The celebration for new IBF world championship IBF Kell Brook is being short lived as Brook has been stabbed in the leg while in vacation in Tenerife. Brook is said to be in stable condition and remains in the hospital
2014 has not lived up to 2013 in boxing, not by the least. Many fights falling through, mismatches, and more importantly, inactivity amongst some of the sport’s brightest talents have accounted for such mediocrity. Enter in Keith “One Time” Thurman.
Exactly 10 days ago, Kell Brook dethroned Shawn Porter becoming the new IBF welterweight champion of the world and 10 days later, the fight is still being talked about. Mainly because of what took place in the ring that night and
Newly crowned IBF World Welterweight champion Kell Brook received a hero’s welcome in his hometown of Sheffield yesterday – and told his adoring fans he cannot wait to put on a show at the Motorpoint Arena in his first defence.
After all the talking stopped, Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs) delivered on his word “and the new” was called out by Jimmy Lennon Jr in Carson, California. Many people over in the United States gave the “Special One” no chance
With Kell Brook’s victory over Shawn Porter, the chances are now slim that we will see Porter face Juan Manuel Marquez next but Brook stated he would be willing to face Marquez instead and that it would be a great
We are only a few days removed from Kell Brook’s surprising upset victory over former IBF Welterweight Champion Shawn Porter and boxing fans are now eagerly awaiting his next move. Brook shook up the boxing world last Saturday and threw
Kell Brook will return to Sheffield to a hero’s welcome on Friday as he celebrates his stunning World title win. Brook travelled to California to rip the IBF Welterweight crown from Shawn Porter via a majority decision in the early
Today, I wish to embark on a little journey. Should you wish to join me, I will explain the difference between a paper champion and a legitimate title holder, in the sport of boxing. These paper champions or gift title holders