RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward could defend his WBA and WBC belts against RING and WBC light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson on Sept. 8.
Anthony Dirrell, an unbeaten super middleweight contender and cancer survivor, is recovering from surgery to repair a broken leg he suffered in a motorcycle accident on Friday.
WBA middleweight beltholder and knockout artist Gennady Golovkin will look to keep his undefeated record going against Japan’s Makoto Fuchigami on May 12 in Ukraine.
IBF super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute is preparing for the animosity he will face from the crowd in Nottingham, England, when he takes on Carl Froch at Capital FM Arena on May 26.
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.
Nearly two years after suffering neurological problems from his DQ victory over Arthur Abraham, Andre Dirrell hopes to quickly regain his 168-pound contender status starting with his fight with Darry Cunningham on ShoBox on Friday.
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.
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.
Kelly Pavlik's decision to pull out of his fight against Darryl Cunningham on Saturday dominated a slow week in the boxing world.