Suriyan Sor Rungvisai challenges long-reigning WBC bantamweight titleholder Shinsuke Yamanaka on Wednesday in Tokyo, Japan. The former 115-pound beltholder spoke to RingTV.com about Yamanaka, fighting 17 times in two years, his Muy Thai kickboxing background and the tough Thai training regimen.
Most of the buzz going into Saturday is over middleweight power-puncher Gennady Golovkin, but the man he’ll face is no slouch. Marco Antonio Rubio sports an impressive KO ratio of his own — 51 knockouts in 66 bouts — and will bring a formidable range of experience into the ring.
RingTV.com spoke to Nicholas Walters, who faces WBA featherweight titleholder Nonito Donaire on Saturday at StubHub Center in Carson, California. The undefeated KO artist talked about the HBO showdown, growing up in Jamaica and his goals in the hot 126-pound division.
RingTV.com caught up with Jermain Taylor, who challenges Sam Soliman for the IBF 160-pound title on Wednesday. The former undisputed middleweight champ kindly took part in the popular series “Best I’ve Faced,” picking the best fighters he’s fought in 10 categories.
Boxing’s ultimate road warrior Sam Soliman defends his IBF middleweight title against former champ Jermain Taylor on ESPN2 on Wednesday. RingTV.com spoke with the veteran about achieving his goal of winning a world title, his life in Australia and his showdown with Taylor.
Longtime Russian cruiserweight contender Grigory Drozd finally gets a shot at a world title when he challenges Poland’s battle-tested Krzysztof Wlodarczyk for the WBC belt on Saturday in Moscow. Drozd spoke to RingTV.com about his life and the most important fight of his career.
Newly crowned RING/WBC flyweight champ Roman Gonzalez spoke to RingTV.com about winning his third world title in a third weight class, his first flyweight title defense and his plan to visit his mentor Alexis Arguello’s grave to make a special presentation.
Julian Williams takes on undefeated puncher Eliezer Gonzalez on Thursday in Las Vegas. The unbeaten junior middleweight talks to RingTV.com about his Fox Sports 1-televised main event, the new wave of Philly fighters, the 154-pound division and where he thinks he ranks in it.
RingTV.com caught up with Leo Santa Cruz ahead of the WBC 122-pound beltholder’s title defense against Manuel Roman on the undercard of Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch. Santa Cruz shared his thoughts on Roman, the hot junior featherweight division and his future plans.