HBO will replay eight bouts featuring the network’s premier fighters over the course of four days starting tonight. The fight will highlight victories by Sergey Kovalev, Gennady Golovkin, Manny Pacquiao, Wladimir Klitschko, Juan Manuel Marquez and Terence Crawford.
Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder both vow to end their Jan. 17 WBC heavyweight title bout with an early knockout. The fight, which takes place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, will be televised live on Showtime in the U.S.
THE RING’s No. 10-ranked junior lightweight Javier Fortuna, who signed with adviser Al Haymon in August, has renewed his contract with Sampson Lewkowicz, the promoter announced on Wednesday.
Bernard Hopkins, who turns 50 on Jan. 15, will celebrate his birthday wearing his promoter’s hat on Jan. 20 when a Golden Boy Live! show headlined by the Eric Hunter-Rene Alvarado junior lightweight fight at the 2300 Arena in Hopkins’ hometown of Philadelphia.
In another benchmark moment of an already storied career, Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya has been named “Promoter of the Year” by Sports Illustrated.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn who undefeated Tyson Fury faces next on his road to squaring off against RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko.
Sonya Lamonakis might be the best boxer in female boxing’s sparsest weight class – the heavyweight division. The New York City-based school teacher, who recently earned a major title belt, is helping to bring her overlooked weight class to life by engaging in the first meaningful fights the division has hosted in years.
Though Adonis Stevenson’s recent stoppage of Dmitry Sukhotsky was seen as easy work, the RING light heavyweight champion’s promoter still sees “Superman” as superior.