Middleweight beltholder Peter Quillin could soon defend his WBO title against promotional stablemate Danny Jacobs.
Adrien Broner calls Marcos Maidana a "bone-cracking puncher" but adds that Maidana will "have to make me respect his power." Broner defends his WBA welterweight title against Maidana on Dec. 14 in San Antonio on Showtime.
IBF welterweight titleholder Devon Alexander sparred for nine weeks in preparation for Saturday's defense against Shawn Porter. Trainer Kevin Cunningham issued a video of his star boxer sparirng.
Reports that Magomed Abdusalamov "had passed away" are "false," according to the Russian heavyweight's co-promoter Nathan Lewkowicz. Abdusalamov has been in a coma since suffering a brain bleed during his loss to Mike Perez on Nov. 2.
Tomoki Kameda successfully defended his bantamweight title against Immanuel Naidjala on Tuesday in Osaka, Japan, while older brother Daiki lost a split decision to Liborio Solis.
Undefeated WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin will make his first defense of 2014 against former title challenger Osumanu Adama on Feb. 1 in Monte Carlo, according to a press release from his promoter, K2 Promotions.
Unbeaten junior welterweight prospect Antonio Orozco will headline a Golden Boy Live! show on Jan. 24. Former IBF junior middleweight beltholder Cornelius Bundrage will fight Joey Hernandez in the cofeatured bout of the Fox Sports 1 broadcast.
Vitali Klitschko, WBC heavyweight titleholder and Ukrainian presidental candidate, quieted angry protesters during an incident of unrest in Kieve on Sunday.
Amir Khan will be ringside as a Showtime commentator for Saturday's welterweight bout between Paulie Malignaggi and Zab Judah. Khan stopped both fighters during his junior welterweight title reign.
Miguel Cotto is considering a confirmed package of at least $10 million from Golden Boy Promotions to face Canelo Alvarez, but a widely-reported offer of $15 million to fight middleweight champ Sergio Martinez is unconfirmed.
WBC heavyweight titleholder Vitali Klitschko has been given until Dec. 15 to determine whether he will continue fighting or retire in the wake of October's announcement of his presidential candidacy in Ukraine.