Top Rank CEO Bob Arum called it a “racist” move for by the University of Texas at El Paso Board of Regents to cancel the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Andy Lee fight that was scheduled for June 16 at the univerity’s Sun Bowl Stadium.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be profiled on HBO’s “Floyd Mayweather: Speaking Out” in April in advance of his May 5 showdown with Miguel Cotto.
RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez has faith that he will face the winner of the upcoming title bout between WBC beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andy Lee in September.
RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez has signed a deal meant to guarantee him a shot in September against the winner of a June title clash between WBC beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andy Lee.
Freddie Roach spoke to RingTV.com regarding Manny Pacquiao’s recent developments, as well as drug-testing issues surrounding Amir Khan and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr’s next move.
Andy Lee is out to avenge his only loss against Brian Vera — after which he intends to challenge middleweight champion Sergio Martinez.
Middleweight fringe contenders Andy Lee and Bryan Vera are set for an Oct. 1 rematch of their entertaining 2008 encounter that Vera won by seventh-round TKO, according to Lee's trainer Emanuel Steward.
Saul Alvarez is tentatively schedueled to return to the ring on June 18, probably in Mexico. “Canelo” is coming off his one-sided decision over Matthew Hatton last Saturday,