Middleweight beltholder Peter Quillin could soon defend his WBO title against promotional stablemate Danny Jacobs.
Tim Bradley looks ripped and amped, said he's "ready to prove everybody wrong" on Saturday night against Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Teon Kennedy isn't given much of a shot to beat Guillermo Rigondeaux, the undefeated WBA 122-pound beltholder many considered one of the greatest amateur boxers, but the tough underdog from Philadelphian isn't fazed by the Cuban's reputation.
Nonito Donaire: "I wouldn't even mind finding somebody who tests positive and prove that my ability is better in a natural way -- regardless if he's on it -- and that I can still beat him."
Randall Bailey has received few favors in his recent career, but he thinks Mike Jones did him a small one by choosing 8 oz. gloves for their title clash on Saturday. Now, the hard-punching Bailey aims to capitalize.
Readers give their opinions and predictions on tomorrow night's mega-showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley, as does Mr. Dougie Fischer, in this week's Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
Freddie Roach, Alex Ariza and Miguel Diaz have had a rocky relationship in the past, and one of the challenges of this Saturday night will be for the trio to set aside their differences and work together in Manny Pacquiao's corner.
Erislandy Lara gets back in action against Freddie Hernandez on June 30.
Co-hosts Doug Fischer and Michael Rosenthall have a lively discussion about Manny Pacquiao's June 9 pay-per-view showdown with dangerous undefeated challenger Tim Bradley in this special preview episode of RingTV.
Freddie Roach, who volunteered to assist in training U.S. boxers for the 2012 Olympics last year, said Thursday that he is still talking to USA Boxing about what his role with the American team will be next month at the London Games.
Combatants on the Pacquiao-Bradley undercard, which includes Jorge Arce vs. Jesus Rojas, Mike Jones vs. Randall Bailey and Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Teon Kennedy, gathered at the final press conference before Saturday's big event.