Doug Fischer

RingTv image Commentary: Why Danny Garcia should be considered a ‘B-plus Player’

Commentary: Why Danny Garcia should be considered a ‘B-plus Player’

Danny Garcia is a marketable undefeated slugger from Philly with a Puerto Rican background, a father with a mouth that won’t stop and what appears to be all of the tools to be a major draw. However, there’s something missing from THE RING 140-pound champ’s game that will likely prevent him from becoming an elite boxer or even a player in the welterweight division.

RingTv image Video: Lucas Matthysse one-on-one fight-week interview

Video: Lucas Matthysse one-on-one fight-week interview

RingTV’s Bill Emes caught up with Lucas Matthysse in New York City for this fight-week exclusive one-on-one interview with the Argentine puncher about his anticipated HBO-televised showdown with Ruslan Provodnikov at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, New York.

RingTv image Oscar De La Hoya to Argentine media: “I believe in Lucas Matthysse”

Oscar De La Hoya to Argentine media: “I believe in Lucas Matthysse”

Oscar De La Hoya envisions big things for his promotional company’s top junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse, who faces Ruslan Provodnikov on Saturday, but the Argentine boxer-puncher has to beat the Russian pressure fighter. De La Hoya recently visited Buenos Aires for a press conference attended by over 300 local members of the media.

RingTv image Video: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Joe Goossen discuss Fonfara fight

Video: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Joe Goossen discuss Fonfara fight

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. spoke to RingTV about his April 18 fight against light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara and what might be next (such as a super middleweight showdown with Carl Froch). Trainer Joe Goossen talked about Chavez Jr.’s preparation and unique fighting style.

RingTv image Video: Ruslan Provodnikov promises a ‘real war’ against Lucas Matthysse

Video: Ruslan Provodnikov promises a ‘real war’ against Lucas Matthysse

RingTV interviewed Ruslan Provodnikov after his media workout at Wild Card Boxing Club for his April 18 showdown with fellow puncher Lucas Matthysse. “It’s definitely what the fans are expecting,” Provodnikov, who was in full beast mode during the workout, said of the fight. “It will be a real fight. It’s going to be a real war.”

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Readers from around the globe share their thoughts on Danny Garcia’s close and controversial decision over Lamont Peterson, the Andy Lee-Peter Quillin draw, Rocky Martinez’s hard-fought decision over Orlando Salido, the Lucas Matthysse-Ruslan Provodnikov fight, mythical matchups and other boxing subjects in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image PBC on NBC wins 18-to-49 demographic on Saturday

PBC on NBC wins 18-to-49 demographic on Saturday

The second primetime broadcast of the Premier Boxing Champions series on NBC garnered strong ratings on Saturday, April 11. According to TVbythenumbers.com, the PBC on NBC gained a primetime victory for adults between the ages of 18-to-49 for the second-consecutive time.

RingTv image Donovan Dennis scores big KO to reach Boxcino heavyweight finals

Donovan Dennis scores big KO to reach Boxcino heavyweight finals

Donovan Dennis scored the KO of the night on Friday when he stopped Razvan Cojanu with a single left hand in the second round of their Boxcino Tournament semi-final at Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pa., to advance to the heavyweight finals where he will face Andrey Fedosov, who stopped Lenroy Thomas.