Undefeated super middleweights Jesse Hart and Mike Jimenez will clash on the untelevised portion of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao undercard on May 2.
Manny Pacquiao is dealing with some camp tweaks, the media crush and random drug-testing with aplomb, reports Michael Woods.
British star James DeGale (20-1, 14 knockouts) will face former world title challenger Andre Dirrell in Boston, Massachusetts, on May 23, in a bout which will be contested for the vacant IBF super middleweight championship.
Mexican star Canelo Alvarez spoke with RingTV’s Dominic Verdin about his May 9 fight against James Kirkland, not getting Miguel Cotto into the ring, future middleweight matchups, such as a showdown with David Lemieux, and his thoughts on Mayweather-Pacquiao.
Gary Russell Jr. fell short in his title bid against Vasyl Lomachenko last year, but the talented American says the mistakes made during his camp for Lomachenko were not repeated in his preparation for WBC featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez, who he challenges on Saturday in Las Vegas.