The final press conference ahead of the Danny Garcia-Lamont Peterson/Andy Lee-Peter Quillin card on NBC was remarkably subdued, with no smack talk and all parties behaving themselves.
Trainer Tony Morgan’s recent arrest for methamphetamine-related charges threw some doubt on whether the Gennady Golovkin-Willie Monroe Jr. fight would proceed as planned.
Mexican brawler Orlando Salido is 3-0 in Puerto Rico and will try to make it four when steps onto hostile soil once again to defend his WBO junior lightweight title against native son Roman “Rocky” Martinez.
Fighters mostly say they’re not looking past a fight, but not so for junior welterweight contender Viktor Postol. If all goes well this weekend, he’s been promised the WBC title shot he earned last May by beating Selcuk Aydin.
Tony Morgan, former trainer of Andre Berto and current trainer of middleweight contender Willie Monroe Jr., was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly selling methamphetamine to undercover detectives in Florida.
It seems like Danny Garcia, who will face Lamont Peterson this Saturday on NBC, is always either favored to lose or criticized for picking on weak opposition, but the junior welterweight champion says it’s simple: he’s just a winner.
This Saturday’s bout between IBF junior welterweight titlist Lamont Peterson and RING, WBC and WBA champion Danny Garcia will be fought at a catchweight of 143 pounds with no belts on the line.
After plenty of KO promises in the build-up to a grudge match between Gabriel Rosado and Curtis Stevens on the second edition of Big Knockout Boxing, a safety-first majority draw came as a surprise.
Russian lightweight Petr Petrov survived a first-round knockdown to win a 10-round unanimous decision over Gamaliel Diaz on ESPN2’s “Friday Night Fights.”
In the second edition of Big Knockout Boxing, a ropeless, pit-style boxing competition, Curtis Stevens says he’s looking for an emphatic win over BKB champ Gabriel Rosado to bounce back from his loss to Hassan N’Dam.
Former heavyweight and cruiserweight titleholder David Haye admits he may have to act in a supporting role to re-launch his career as an elite boxer.
Andre Ward has told Carl Froch to start answering his phone if he is serious about facing him in the U.K. this summer for the WBA super middleweight title.
Showtime Sports Executive VP and GM Stephen Espinoza gives a behind-the-scenes perspective on how the fight of the 21st century, between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, finally came together.