Former Australian amateur star Damien Hooper, now an unbeaten light heavyweight prospect, faces tough guy Joel Casey on Wednesday in Australia. Hooper spoke to RingTV.com about fighting Casey, his upbringing in Toowoomba, his boyhood law troubles and amateur career, and his future plans.
Diego Chaves is still stranded in Argentina because of visa issues and a replacement is standing by for Saturday’s welterweight matchup with Brandon Rios, says promoter Bob Arum.
Unbeaten welterweights Shawn Porter and Kell Brook spoke to reporters during a national conference call on Monday in advance of Porter’s Aug. 16 IBF title defense against Brook at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
RingTV’s Bill Emes caught up with undefeated heavyweight contender Bryant Jennings for this exclusive post-fight interview after his razor-thin split decision win over Mike Perez at Madison Square Garden.
Fans and boxing media want to talk about light heavyweight title unification showdowns with Adonis Stevenson or Bernard Hopkins, but Sergey Kovalev’s sole focus is Blake Caparello, who the WBO beltholder will face on Saturday in Atlantic City.
Abel Sanchez exclusively spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes in the lockerroom immediately following WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin’s KO win over Daniel Geale. Sanchez, Golovkin’s trainer, spoke about GGG’s performance and a potential showdown with RING/WBC champ Miguel Cotto.
Gennady Golovkin spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes immediately following his third-round stoppage of Daniel Geale in this exclusive lockerroom interview. Golovkin (after talking briefly to Geale) talks about his big KO win and what the future holds.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get further details on why this weekend’s bout between Brandon Rios and Diego Chaves is in jeopardy.