David Lemieux’s win over an extremely resilient Hassan N’Dam, even if it didn’t herald Gennady Golovkin’s doom, established the Canadian as a must-see attraction.
The “Battle for Ohio” was pretty onesided until Adrien Broner knocked Shawn Porter down in the 12th, but it was too little, too late.
Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter made weight for their Saturday showdown in Las Vegas. Broner weighed 143.5 pounds; Porter weighed in at the contracted limit of 144.
Tim Bradley preparing for his June 27 fight against Jessie Vargas along with Oscar Valdez, who will face Ruben Tamayo on the undercard.
Unusually quiet until now, Adrien Broner finally decided to be himself and let the insults fly at Shawn Porter ahead of Saturday’s fight on PBC.
Thursday’s double press conference for the June 20/21 PBC shows featuring Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter and Antonio DeMarco vs. Rances Barthelemy.
Photos by Naoki Fukuda from the Theater at Madison Square Garden, where Nicholas Walters, Felix Verdejo and Sean Monaghan all notched victories on Saturday.
Full Walters-Marriaga undercard report: Felix Verdejo kept those comparisons to another Puerto Rican “Felix” alive with a thorough outclassing of Ivan Najera, whom Verdejo dropped twice in the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
After consecutive bouts fought at a catchweight and not defending the WBC title in over a year, Danny Garcia agreed to relinquish the WBC junior welterweight title, which could now go to the winner of a matchup between mandatory challenger Viktor Postol and Lucas Matthysse.
Undefeated heavyweight titleholder Deontay Wilder, challenger Eric Molina and others on this Saturday’s card working out in Birmingham, Alabama. Photos by Stephanie Trapp/Showtime.
From THE RING Magazine’s series on the International Boxing Hall of Fame’s Class of 2015, boxing scribe Bernard Fernandez profiles Riddick Bowe, the two-time heavyweight world titleholder who might’ve gone even higher had he faced more of his contemporaries.
The world finally got in on the Roman Gonzalez secret with his knockout of Edgar Sosa on the Golovkin-Monroe card in May, so the question now is when we will see him in action again.
As legendary featherweight champion Naseem Hamed nears his induction in the International Boxing Hall of Fame, some will still say his career ended prematurely, but the swagger never left.