Andre Dirrell: “This is big to be on your own and to be able to make your own decisions and to know that you’ve got the confidence of your own team.”
Matthew Macklin wil try to end Britain’s losing streak when he meets RING middleweight champ Sergio Martinez on March 17.
Andre Dirrell on his fight with Arthur Abraham: “The criticism is degrading and it’s not good for the sport of boxing. You’re pretty much saying that it’s okay to hit a guy when he’s on the ground.”
Transformations in the styles of Andre Ward and Carl Froch have taken place over the course of their participation in Showtime’s Super Six World Boxing Classic 168-pound tournament.
Jermain Taylor will return on Showtime on Dec. 30 at 160 pounds, where he once reigned as undisputed middleweight champ.
Jermain Taylor’s license gets approved by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Erik Morales may make a voluntary before eyeing Olusegun, and Saul Alvarez may return in November.
The Dirrell brothers, Andre and Anthony, are being discussed as possible opponents for IBF super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute in the fall or early next year.