Trainer Abel Sanchez is so confident that his charge, Gennady Golovkin will successfully defend his WBA middleweight title against Marco Antonio Rubio that he’s even calling the round in which the fight ends.
They won’t be fighting each other but Abel Sanchez and Robert Garcia will square off through their pupils on Oct. 18 and Nov. 29 for chief second supremacy.
Puerto Rican featherweight Jayson Velez finally gets his shot at the gold when he faces IBF titlist Evgeny Gradovich on Nov. 29.
The Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves is at it again, counting punches for CompuBox and sharing all the details with RingTV.com readers. This time, Lee returns to Foxwoods…again.
Alan Massengale reports from the kickoff presser for the Oct. 18 Gennady Golovkin-Marco Antonio Rubio middleweight showdown at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Massengale spoke to Golovkin, Rubio, promoter Tom Loeffler, and trainers Abel Sanchez and Robert Garcia about the HBO-televised event.
Gennady Golovkin was looking for a big name to fight for his California debut and sixth HBO appearance on Oct. 18. The stars weren’t available, so his team settled on Mexican veteran Marco Antonio Rubio, who may be the perfect opponent for a main event at StubHub Center.
A deal is “very close” for WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin to face Marco Antonio Rubio on Oct. 18 at The StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez informed RingTV.com on Monday.
According to the team of Andre Ward, the RING super middleweight champion has no qualms about facing WBA middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin at 168.
WBA middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin’s trainer, Abel Sanchez believes RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward doesn’t have the cache to dictate terms in a tentative bout between the two.
Abel Sanchez exclusively spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes in the lockerroom immediately following WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin’s KO win over Daniel Geale. Sanchez, Golovkin’s trainer, spoke about GGG’s performance and a potential showdown with RING/WBC champ Miguel Cotto.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that no challenger above or below middleweight is under WBA titlist Gennady Golovkin’s radar.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get more build-up for the upcoming Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale middleweight title clash on July 26.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, the focus in on heavyweight contender Mike Perez, who takes his undefeated record into the ring against Bryant Jennings in a WBC title eliminator on July 26.
Middleweight beltholder Gennady Golovkin says he is preparing for the toughest fight of his career when defends his WBA title against former titleholder Daniel Geale on July 26 at Madison Square Garden, according to camps notes from his promoter K2 Promotions.
WBA middleweight beltholder Gennady Golovkin “beats” RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward if they were to meet, according to Golovkin’s trainer, Abel Sanchez, who ranks the 160-pounder behind Sugar Ray Robinson and Bernard Hopkins as the best in the division’s history.
Robert Garcia edged out rival Freddie Roach in RingTV.com’s year-end award fan poll for Trainer of the Year. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Trainer of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]
Mike Perez will wear the name of Magomed Abdusalamov, who was left in a coma following last month’s brutal bout between the two, when he returns to the ring against Carlos Takam on Jan. 18.
One-time lightweight prospect Luis Ramos Jr. takes on hard-punching Fidel Maldonado Jr. in the main event of tonight’s Golden Boy Live! show from San Antonio. Ramos, who took a break from boxing before joining trainer Abel Sanchez’s Big Bear, Calif., camp, says he is rededicated to the sport.