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title Kell Brook vs. Jaime Munguia: Kell asking for trouble

By Scott Gilfoid: Kell Brook (37-2, 26 KOs) will be looking to earn a title shot against WBO junior middleweight champion Jaimie Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs) when he faces Brandon ‘Bad Boy’ Cook (20-1, 13 Os) in a World Boxing Organization 154lbs title eliminator on July 28 on Sky Box Office at the O2 Arena in London, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title Canelo vs. GGG 2 – Hail Mary play

By Jim Dower: It’s been revealed by Dan Rafael that the Hail Mary play by the MGM Grand executives to make save the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin 2 fight was the increase in ticket prices for the September 15th fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs) wanted a 55-45 purse split for the rematch with Canelo, but Golden Boy Promotions were only willing to offer him a 42 ½ percent increase. Read the rest of this entry »



title Arum names possible opponents for Terence Crawford’s October 13th defense in Omaha

By Chris Williams: Promoter Bob Arum named the possible four opponents for Terence Crawford to face in his first defense of his WBO welterweight title on October 13 in Omaha, Nebraska. Crawford (33-0, 24 KOs) won the World Boxing Organization 147lb title last week in stopping champion Jeff Horn (18-1-1, 12 KOs) by a 9th round knockout on June 9 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Read the rest of this entry »



title Dereck Chisora vs. Carlos Takam on July 28 on Whyte-Parker card

By Scott Gilfoid: Former heavyweight world title challengers Dereck Chisora (28-8, 20 KOs) and Carlos Takam (35-4-1, 27 KOs) will be fighting it out on July 28 on the undercard of the heavyweight clash between Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker at the O2 Arena in London, England. Read the rest of this entry »



title Carlos Ocampo: I’ll use my height against Errol Spence Jr.

By Jim Dower: Carlos Ocampo says he’s going to use his height to control the action against Errol Spence Jr. on Saturday night in their fight this Saturday night at The Star in Frisco, Texas. Saturday’s Showtime card begins at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT on Premier Boxing Champions. Read the rest of this entry »



title Golovkin close to 2/1 favorite over Canelo Alvarez on September 15

By Allan Fox: Gennady Golovkin is nearly a 2/1 favorite to defeat Saul Canelo Alvarez in their rematch on September 15 on HBO PPV from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bovada’s odds-makers have Golovkin to win by the line -190 to Canelo at +155, according to Bovada. Read the rest of this entry »



title Hearn wants Joshua-Wilder on DAZN in October or November

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn is interested in having AJ’s unification fight against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder on DAZN in October or November in Cardiff, Wales. Hearn told IFL TV that he’s interested in potentially putting the Joshua-Wilder fight on DAZN. Why Hearn wants to stage Joshua vs. Wilder in Cardiff, Wales is unknown. Read the rest of this entry »



title O’Sullivan says he could fight Canelo-GGG 2 winner

By Scott Gilfoid: Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan says he’ll be fighting on the undercard of the rematch between Gennady Golovkin and Saul Canelo Alvarez on September 15, and that he’s supposedly in line to fight the winner of that fight. At least that’s what the 33-year-old O’Sullivan is saying. O’Sullivan (28-2, 20 KOs) says he still has five fights on his contract with Golden Boy Promotions. Read the rest of this entry »



title Canelo vs. Golovkin II deal reached for rematch

By Jim Dower: Gennady Golovkin wanted a 50-50 deal for his rematch with Saul Canelo Alvarez, but he reportedly didn’t get what he wanted for their September 15 rematch in Las Vegas, Nevada. Golden Boy Promotions were able to deal him down to an undisclosed percentage for the fight. Read the rest of this entry »



title Kell Brook vs. Brandon Cook on July 28 on Sky Box Office PPV

By Scott Gilfoid: Kell Brook will be next fighting on July 28 against fringe junior middleweight contender Brandon Cook in a title eliminator on the undercard of the heavyweight clash between Dillian Whyte and former WBO champion Joseph Parker on Sky Box Office at the O2 Arena in London, England. Cook (20-1, 13 KOs). Read the rest of this entry »



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