Zolani Tete weighed 114 pounds on Thursday for his IBF junior bantamweight title defense against the unbeaten Paul Butler, who was bang on the division limit of 115 pounds.
Three-division titleholder Abner Mares and 140-pound puncher John Molina went one-on-one with RingTV’s Alan Massengale before leaving Los Angeles for the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, where they will be part of the “PBC on NBC” show this Saturday. Massengale also spoke with Molina’s trainer Joe Goossen.
“The Ghost,” “The Gladiator,” “The Problem (aka Mr. NBC)” and “One Time” were all on hand for a quick press workout before Saturday’s NBC-televised show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Junior welterweight puncher John Molina, one of the most accessible and affable active TV fighters, answered questions from his fans in advance of his NBC-televised showdown with Adrien Broner on Saturday. Molina talked about the Broner challenge, his Fight of the Year with Lucas Matthysse and more.
IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng met with fans, belt in hand, at the Venetian Macau along with Chinese challenger Zou Shiming, who he’ll face on Saturday.
With his amateur past far behind him, IBF flyweight titlist isn’t just planning on defeating Zou Shiming on Saturday; he’s also planning on making history.
Most of our experts agree that Keith Thurman will be tested on Saturday against Robert Guerrero, and that we’ll know a lot more about who he is after someone’s hand is raised.