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title Leonard gives Canelo the edge against Golovkin

By Sean Jones: Former 5-division world champion Sugar Ray Leonard is leaning toward Saul Canelo Alvarez to defeat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin in their rematch on May 5. At this time, Canelo is still under investigation for having tested positive twice for the performance enhancing drug clenbuterol last February. Read the rest of this entry »

title Deontay Wilder preparing for Anthony Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder looks to be preparing for his unification fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. This week, Wilder knocked down a piñata with a picture of Joshua’s face attached to it. Read the rest of this entry »

title Eddie Hearn: “We’re looking strongly at Jarrell Miller for Joshua’s debut”

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says unbeaten American heavyweight Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller is the likely next opponent for Matchroom Boxing heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua for his U.S debut later this year instead of WBC champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder. Read the rest of this entry »

title Crawford tells Horn: I’m going to mess you up on fight night

By Chris Williams: Terence Crawford doesn’t like that WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn is trash talking him for pulling out of their April 14th fight due to an injury. Horn said this week that Crawford should have stuck with the April 14th fight date and fought him with one good hand if he’s as talented as his team says he is. Read the rest of this entry »

title Victor Conte wants Canelo to prove where he got contaminated meat

By Sean Jones: Victor Conte of SNAC Nutrition says he wants to see Saul Canelo Alvarez prove where he purchased his clenbuterol contaminated meat in Mexico so that he can prove that he didn’t intentionally use the banned drug to gain an edge over his opponent Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin for their rematch on May 5. Read the rest of this entry »

title Robert Garcia wants Mikey to fight Matthysse at 147

By Jim Dower: Trainer/brother Robert Garcia reportedly wants Mikey Garcia (38-0, 30 KOs) to move up to welterweight to challenge WBA World 147 lb. champion Lucas Mattysse (39-4, 36 KOs) for his title. Manny Pacquiao is hoping to fight the 35-year-old Matthysse on June 24 in Malaysia, but that fight is not looking good right now due to the money not having come through for the fight. Read the rest of this entry »

title Ryan Burnett on Joshua-Parker undercard

By Dan Fitz-Simons: Fight fans eagerly awaiting the Joshua-Parker title fight on March 31st in Cardiff, Wales, could witness an exciting contest on the under card. Ryan Burnett, a brawler, who always shows up to fight, will enter the ring to exhibit the speed and grit of the sweet science. Read the rest of this entry »

title Kal Yafai says’ll make defense, then wants Roman Gonzalez and Rungvisai

By Scott Gilfoid: WBA super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (23-0, 14 KOs) says he’s going to make one more defense of his title in May of this year, and then defend against former three division world champion Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez (46-2, 38 KOs), and then face WBC super flyweight champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (45-4-1, 40 KOs) in a unification fight. Read the rest of this entry »

title Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam – Official weights

By Chris Williams: Amir Imam (21-0, 18 KOs) weighed in at 139 ¼ pounds on Friday for his fight this Saturday night against unbeaten 2012 U.S Olympian Jose Carlos Ramirez (21-0, 16 KOs) for the vacant World Boxing Council light welterweight title at Madison Square Garden in New York. Ramirez weighed in at 139 lbs. The ESPN televised Ramirez-Imam card starts at 8:00 p.m. ET. Read the rest of this entry »

title Joe Joyce – Donnie Parker have words at HEATED weigh-in

By Marcus Richardson: Heavyweights Joe Joyce (2-0, 2 KOs) and American Donnie Parker (9-1-1, 8 KOs) had words during Friday’s weigh-in for their scheduled 10 round fight this Saturday night on March 17th at York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, England. Read the rest of this entry »

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