Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Boxing Fans, I won’t insult your intelligence by misleading you into believing the 5/6/2017 fight between Alvarez and Chavez Jr. at T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas was anything but a bomb and an embarrassment to the sport of boxing. I watched ...Read More »
Top 126-pound challenger Oscar Escandon shares his thoughts on training camp and more ahead of his f...
Steve Wood’s VIP Promotions show in Bolton this Friday (May 19) will be shown live on BoxNation (Sky...
Calgary, Alberta: All-action Canadian super middleweight Joel Mills (8-3-1, 2 KOs) of Taber, Alberta...
By Scott Gilfoid: You would think that with IBF welterweight champion Kell “Special K” Brook facing ...
on Saturday night June 3rd, undefeated junior welterweight Mykal Fox take on battle-tested Daniel So...
[embedded content][embedded content] By Scott Gilfoid: Tonight, WBA super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (21-0, 14 KOs) will be inside the ring defending his title against Japan’s Suguru Muranaka (25-2-1, 8 KOs) at the Barclaycard Arna in Birmingham, UK. This is the 27-year-old Yafai’s first defense of his WBA strap, which ...Read More »
By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Oscar De La Hoya is picking Errol Spence (21-0, 18 KOs) to beat IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) by a knockout in their fight this month on May 27. Da Hoya is really high on the talent of the 27-year-old American Spence, and ...Read More »
By Jim Dower: Without question the September 16 fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin will be one of the biggest fights in 2017 if not the biggest. Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya believes the fight will be big enough to where he won’t even ...Read More »
By Scott Gilfoid: WBA World super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (21-0, 14 KOs) successfully weighed in at 114 ¼ pounds on Friday at his official weigh-in for his title defense against #10 WBA fringe contender Suguru Muranaka (25-2-1, 8 KOs) for their fight this Saturday night at the Barclaycard Arena ...Read More »
Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing® presented the first ever live stream “FIGHT NIGHT LIVE” last night from The Mohegan Sun Arena seen live and free over Facebook as 40,000 viewers watched in and saw Courtney Pennington (11-3-2, 5KO’S Brooklyn, NY) score his third straight upset win and best of his career ...Read More »
By Jeff Aranow: Jeff Mayweather is picking Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) to beat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) in their big fight on September 16. Jeff says that Danny Jacobs created the blueprint in how to beat Golovkin in their fight last March, and ...Read More »
By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions really did a good job of picking out Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’s last opponent Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to fight their star fighter last Saturday night, but they also picked out a guy that was BADLY overweight and much too heavy to melt off the ...Read More »
Welterweight contender Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will headline a stacked card on Saturday, June 10th at The Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The show is promoted by Rising Star Promotions. LaManna of Millville, New Jersey will compete in a bout scheduled for eight-rounds. The 25 year-old LaManna has a record of ...Read More »
Undefeated World Junior Welterweight Champion and top pound for pound fighter TERENCE “Bud” CRAWFORD (30-0, 21 KOs), of Omaha, Neb., will make his 2017 debut, Next Saturday! May 20, at the Mecca of Boxing, Madison Square Garden. This will also be his debut headlining in the big room — a ...Read More »