Phoenix police say undefeated welterweight Jose Benavidez Jr. was shot on Tuesday and is recovering at a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
New WBO bantamweight titleholder Marlon Tapales has suitors that include some top names at 115 and 118 pounds lining up to challenge him.
Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza said a number of fights have yet to be finalized, such as Garcia-Berto, Garcia-Zlaticanin and even Charlo-Williams is homeless.
Lou DiBella announced the signings of prospect Jon Fernandez to a co-promotional deal with Sergio Martinez, as well as amateur standout Jose Roman.
Two of the top three fighters in THE RING’s pound for pound, Gennady Golovkin and Roman Gonzalez, held a media workout at The Summit gym in Big Bear, Calif.
Oscar De La Hoya is confident that Canelo vs. Liam Smith on Sept. 17 will produce a strong number on HBO PPV since he says ticket sales are going strong.
Oscar De La Hoya says Canelo Alvarez declined to fight Gennady Golovkin immediately because he wants to get used to fighting at 160 pounds.