Abner Mares is still stinging from the first-round KO loss to Jhonny Gonzalez in 2013. He says after he puts on a show against Arturo Santos Reyes for the first edition of “PBC” this Saturday, he’ll call out Gonzalez for some payback.
It’s been nearly 30 years since championship boxing has been broadcast on NBC in prime time. Former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes fought on that card on May 20, 1985 and shares his experience and thoughts on the sport’s return on Saturday night.
IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng and challenger Zou Shiming weigh in along with Glen Tapia-Daniel Dawson and others. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Photos from the final press conference before the NBC-televised inauguration of “Premier Boxing Champions” featuring Robert Guerrero vs. Keith Thurman, Adrien Broner vs. John Molina and Abner Mares vs. Arturo Santos Reyes.
RingTV caught up with Zou Shiming before the two-time Olympic gold medalist left Los Angeles to challenge IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng on Saturday in Macau. Hall of famers Freddie Roach and Bob Arum spoke about training and promoting the Chinese star.
RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto might have just signed the deal of a lifetime with Roc Nation Sports. But how will this pact affect his career from here on out? Michael Woods reports.
With the support of promoter Oscar De La Hoya and a legion of hometown fans cheering him on this Friday night, Joseph Diaz Jr.’s confidence in building a legacy of his own is high.
Securing broadcasting heavyweight Al Michaels to host boxing’s return to NBC suggests how serious the organizers of Premier Boxing Champions are about creating a credible image for the new “PBC on NBC” series which debuts on Saturday.