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title Bellew vs. Haye rematch possible in 2017 says Hearn

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn says a rematch between heavyweights Tony Bellew and David Haye is a possibility in 2017. Bellew has other options besides a rematch with Haye. There’s Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury and Joseph Parker. It’s quite possible that Haye would be the last resort for Bellew if he can’t get a big money fight against Parker, Fury or Wilder. Read the rest of this entry »

title Golovkin focused on Jacobs, not Canelo

By Allan Fox: This Saturday night, middleweight knockout artist Gennady Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) needs a victory over Daniel Jacobs (32-1, 29 KOs) to reserve a spot for a big money fight against Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in September. Even if Canelo and his promoters at Golden Boy Promotions decide that they’re willing to take the fight at that time, a victory for Golovkin over Jacobs still means a lot. Read the rest of this entry »

title Golovkin says Canelo-Chavez Jr. at a catch-weight is “bad for boxing”

By Dan Ambrose: Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is not in favor of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) fighting Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) at a catch-weight of 164 ½ pounds for their fight on May 6 on HBO PPV. Golovkin says that fights should be taking place in the traditional weight divisions at junior middleweight, middleweight and super middleweight rather than at a catch0-weight like we’re seeing with the Canelo-Chavez Jr. Read the rest of this entry »

title Kell Brook tells Spence to sign VADA testing form

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook posted a form on his social media site on Monday showing that he had signed for VADA testing for his title defense against mandatory challenger Errol Spence Jr. Brook then told Spence to sign the form so the two of them could move forward for their fight. Read the rest of this entry »

title Jacobs won’t beat Golovkin says Lemieux

By Jeff Aranow: Daniel Jacobs (32-1, 29 KOs) is a highly talented fighter with explosive punching power, but he won’t beat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) this Saturday night in their fight, says former IBF 160lb. champion David Lemieux. He does not see Jacobs being able to do the job on the powerful Golovkin. Read the rest of this entry »

title Gennady Golovkin vs. Danny Jacobs: Live Stream Final Presser

Golovkin and Jacobs will fight at “The Mecca of Boxing” on Saturday, March 18, 2017. The championship event will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. Read the rest of this entry »

title Mayweather expects Conor McGregor to price himself out

By Allan Fox: Floyd Mayweather Jr. said this past week that he plans on coming out of retirement to face UFC star Conor McGregor n a fight that he hopes will take place this year. Mayweather thinks McGregor will price himself out of the fight by asking for too much money. That might be the least of it unfortunately. McGregor still need permission from his UFC bosses to take the fight with the 40-year-old Mayweather. Read the rest of this entry »

title Lemieux didn’t help himself get Canelo fight says Lampley

By Jeff Aranow: David Lemieux’s impressive 3rd round knockout of Curtis Stevens last Saturday might make it more difficiult for him to get a big fight against Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. Lemieux (37-3, 33 KOs) mentioned wanting to take a fight against the 26-year-old Canelo (48-1-1, 34 KOs) before he faces IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin in a rematch to avenge his loss to him from 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

title Lemieux wants Canelo before Golovkin rematch

By Dan Ambrose: David Lemieux (37-3, 33 KOs) showed that he still has enormous power last Saturday night in taking out Curtis Stevens (29-6, 21 KOs) in 3 rounds, and he’s now interested in facing Saul “Canelo” Alvarez before a rematch against Gennady Golovkin. Lemieux might have a difficult time getting the fight against Canelo in 2017, because he’s already scheduled to fight Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on May 6. Read the rest of this entry »

title Golovkin vs. Jacobs: Gennady on the verge of superstardom

By Dan Ambrose: By beating Daniel Jacobs this Saturday night, middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) could take his career to next level by becoming a superstar. Golovkin is poised to put himself in the place at the top of the pack at middleweight. All he needs is to defeat Jacobs (32-1, 29 KOs) to get to show the boxing world that he deserves to be viewed as the No.1 guy. Read the rest of this entry »

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