MayweatherPromotions.com and GoldenBoyPromotions.com will offer a live stream of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s media workout on Tuesday at Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas. Mayweather’s portion of the media day, which will include Mickey Bey, begins at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT
Action shots from Rogelio Medina’s third-round knockout of J’Leon Love, plus others on the Aug. 30 Shobox card in Las Vegas. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Rogelio Medina spoiled The Money Team sweep on Saturday’s “ShoBox: The New Generation” card with a scintillating third-round knockout over arguably Floyd Mayweather’s top fighter, unbeaten super middleweight contender J’Leon Love, in the main event at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
Carl Frampton has already been crowned British, Commonwealth and European junior featherweight champion after 18 contests. Next Saturday, the 28-year-old Northern Ireland native goes for his first world title against familiar foe Kiko Martinez.
Onetime-allies turned rivals, promoters Oscar De La Hoya and Bob Arum will meet next week to discuss ending the rift between Golden Boy and Top Rank, with both eager to see a matchup between Manny Pacquiao and Danny Garcia.
Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri made another stop in San Francisco as part of the 27,000-mile tour to promote their Nov. 22 fight, and judging from that grip PacMan might be a bit more comfortable on a basketball court (but we’ll wait to see the tape). Photos by Chris Farina – Top Rank.
Middleweight Matt Korobov has made his commitment to face WBO titlist Peter Quillin official by signing his contract for the bout scheduled for November.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Manny Pacquiao is looking for some professional help on the basketball court – in the form of Metta World Peace.