IBF junior lightweight titleholder Rances Barthelemy and former two-time light heavyweight champ Chad Dawson co-headline a Showtime broadcast from Mashantucket, Connecticut, on Oct. 4. Barthelemy defends against Fernando Saucedo, Dawson faces Tommy Karpency.
Undefeated WBA middleweight beltholder Gennady Golovkin weighed in at 165 pounds less than a month away from his Oct. 18 title defense against Marco Antonio Rubio, who weighed in at 174.5 pounds, according to a WBC-mandated 30-day advance weigh-in.
Talented British junior featherweight contender Kid Galahad had everything his own way during an easy unanimous decision win over the unbeaten, but undistinguished, Brazilian southpaw Adeilson Dos Santos on Saturday in Sheffield, England.
Super middleweight contender George Groves got back to winning ways with a unanimous decision over Christopher Rebrasse in London on Saturday, lifting the European championship in the process.
Cruiserweight contender Thabiso Mchunu reminded U.S. fans of his talent by outclassing Garrett Wilson to a 10-round unanimous decision on Saturday. In the co-feature of the NBC Sports “Fight Night” Karl Dargan got up from a knockdown to stop Angino Perez.
Omar Narvaez retained his WBO junior bantamweight title with a majority decision over Felipe Orucuta at in Argentina on Friday. It was Narvaez’s 11th defense of his WBO 115-pound belt and eighth straight victory since his only loss to Nonito Donaire Jr. in 2011.
Garrett Wilson takes on cruiserweight contender Thabiso Mchunu in a special afternoon edition of NBC Sports’ “Fight Night” today. Wilson is one of the sport’s reliable gatekeepers, according to RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer, who lists other gatekeepers in each weight class.
Kid Galahad, who will meet Adeilson Dos Santos on Saturday, seeks to make a statement and up his profile. The unbeaten 122-pound contender believes he’s more talented than fellow UK standouts Carl Frampton and Scott Quigg and wants to prove it in the ring.
Fans share their thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s final bouts and the acceptance of his “clinical” style, Alfredo Angulo’s future, the James Kirkland-Gabriel Rosado fight, the Freddie Roach-Lucian Bute team-up, Nonito Donaire, and more in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
George Groves is intent on moving past his two high-profile losses to Carl Froch when he meets European super middleweight champ Christopher Rebrasse at the Wembley Arena in London on Saturday. The winner will move closer to a shot at newly crowned WBC 168-pound titleholder Anthony Dirrell.
Undefeated Philadelphia lightweight standout Karl Dargan continues to make up for lost time with his co-featured bout against Angino Perez on NBC Sports Network’s “Fight Night” at the Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Conn., on Saturday.
RingTV.com caught up with Amir Khan and his trainer Virgil Hunter after Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s rematch victory over Marcos Maidana. Khan says he’s ready to topple a fading Mayweather but Hunter wants his fighter focused on a December ring return.
HBO’s “The Fight Game” with host Jim Lampley premieres tonight for the fall season at 11:00 p.m. ET/ 8:00 p.m. PT. It will be the first of four shows that will run in consecutive months, as the following show airs on Oct. 28, followed by Nov. 19, and concluding the 2014 season on Dec. 23.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. spoke to the media about Manny Pacquiao, when he might fight again, Amir Khan, and other subjects after his unanimous decision over Marcos Maidana during the post-fight press conference for their Sept. 13 rematch in Las Vegas.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. addressed the media following his hard-earned unanimous decision over Marcos Maidana during the post-fight press conference for their Sept. 13 rematch at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Newly crowned RING/WBC flyweight champ Roman Gonzalez spoke to RingTV.com about winning his third world title in a third weight class, his first flyweight title defense and his plan to visit his mentor Alexis Arguello’s grave to make a special presentation.
Fans share their thoughts on Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s unanimous decision over Marcos Maidana, his place among the modern greats, the officiating and scoring of the rematch, Scott Quigg’s potential showdown with Carl Frampton, and mythical matchups in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
Floyd Mayweather Jr. outmaneuvered and out-boxed Marcos Maidana to an uneventful unanimous decision on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mayweather improved to 47-0 but the pressure is now on to find an opponent who can make for a better fight and event.