Michael Koncz on Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao: "If the fans still want to see this fight, we're willing to do it."
Canadian light heavyweight Adonis Stevenson gave the fans in Montreal a thrilling victory by taking out RING 175-pound champ Chad Dawson with a left hook in the first round.
Marco Huck successfully defended his WBO cruiserweight title with a majority decision over Ola Afolabi in Berlin, bringing the record of their three encounters to 2-0-1 in Huck's favor.
Johan Perez continued to rebound from his first career loss by scoring a 10-round unanimous-decision victory over Yoshihiro Kamegai in the featured bout of ShoExtreme.
At the ongoing ceremonies for this year's Induction Weekend at the Hall of Fame, a procession of outstanding welterweights from different eras strode to the microphone to address the crowd and, whether they were called upon to do so or not, pay homage to Canastota’s most famous son.
Ola Afolabi's rise to contender status has included long layoffs and disappointing decisions, but on Saturday in Berlin he'll have the chance for redemption against No. 1 cruiserweight Marco Huck, who he has faced twice already, resulting in a loss and a draw.
Top Rank and Zanfer Promotions have put on a card tonight at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas that will be televised on UniMas’ Solo Boxeo. Mark E. Ortega compiled some notes from Friday's weigh-in.
British heavyweight contenders David Haye and Tyson Fury appear to be on course for a late summer showdown in Manchester, England, according to The Sun newspaper in the UK.
Late substitute and local favorite Nick Brinson scored one knockdown and survived technical knockdown himself en route to scoring an upset 10-round unanimous decision over Jorge Melendez in a ShoBox: The New Generationmain event in Verona, N.Y., on Friday.
The participants Showtime's June 8 cofeatured bouts looked ready at Friday's weigh-in. Marcos Maidana weighed 147 pounds for his welterweight showdown with Josesito Lopez, who weighed 145. Erislandy Lara weighed 153.8 for his junior middleweight fight with Alfredo Angulo, who weighed 153.5.
With a slim crop of current contenders, Adonis Stevenson's fight this Saturday in Montreal against light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson may represent Canada's best shot at a world title.