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RingTv image Q&A: Terence Crawford

Q&A: Terence Crawford

Lightweight beltholder Terence Crawford spoke to about his WBO title victory over Ricky Burns, his first defense against Yuriorkis Gamboa in his hometown on Saturday, his thoughts on the 135-pound division and his future plans.

RingTv image Q&A: Yuriorkis Gamboa

Q&A: Yuriorkis Gamboa

Undefeated but recently inactive Yuriorkis Gamboa wants to make up for lost ring time when he challenges undefeated lightweight standout Terence Crawford in the WBO titleholder’s hometown of Omaha, Neb., on Saturday. The talented Cuban standout spoke to about the HBO-televised showdown.

RingTv image Q&A: Hekkie Budler

Q&A: Hekkie Budler

Hekkie Budler makes the first defense of his WBA strawweight title against Thai veteran Pigmy Kokietgym on Saturday in Monte Carlo. Budler spoke to about the fight, his signature win against Nkosinathi Joyi, his upbringing in South Africa and his goals.

RingTv image Q&A: Vasyl Lomachenko

Q&A: Vasyl Lomachenko

Former amateur star Vasyl Lomachenko spoke to about his controversial split-decision loss to Orlando Salido, making the transition to the professional sport and his fight with undefeated standout Gary Russell Jr. on Saturday for the WBO featherweight title.

RingTv image Q&A: Ruslan Provodnikov

Q&A: Ruslan Provodnikov

As grounded as he is focused, WBO junior welterweight titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov shares his thoughts on Saturday night’s opponent Chris Algieri and what made his title-winning effort over Mike Alvarado special.

RingTv image Q&A: Demetrius Andrade

Q&A: Demetrius Andrade

Newly crowned WBO 154-pound beltholder Demetrius Andrade isn’t lacking confidence going into his first title defense against Brian Rose on Saturday in Brooklyn, N.Y. The undefeated southpaw spoke to about his British challenger and future goals.

RingTv image Q&A: Sergio Martinez

Q&A: Sergio Martinez

RING middleweight champ Sergio Martinez spoke to’s Anson Wainwright about his showdown with Miguel Cotto on Saturday, the significance of fighting at Madison Square Garden, dealing with his injuries and the hot 160-pound division.

RingTv image Q&A: Ghislain Maduma

Q&A: Ghislain Maduma

Unbeaten prospect Ghislain Maduma, a Canada-based Congolese fighter, enters the lion’s den on Saturday when he meets British lightweight contender Kevin Mitchell in an IBF title eliminator on the undercard of the highly anticipated Carl Froch-George Groves rematch.

RingTv image Q&A: Simpiwe Vetyeka

Q&A: Simpiwe Vetyeka

Simpiwe Vetyeka looks to make the first defense of his WBA featherweight crown against Nonito Donaire on Saturday in Macau. The South African spoke to about upsetting long-reigning champ Chris John after Nelson Mandela passed and other subjects.

RingTv image Q&A: David Lemieux

Q&A: David Lemieux

David Lemieux, Montreal’s popular middleweight puncher, takes on former title challenger Fernando Guerrero in what amounts to a crossroads bout for both fighters on Saturday in the co-feature to the Adonis Stevenson-Andrzej Fonfara in his hometown.

RingTv image Q&A: Adonis Stevenson

Q&A: Adonis Stevenson

RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson spoke to about his Showtime network debut against Andrzej Fonfara on Saturday in his adopted hometown of Montreal, fighting the tough Polish contender, signing with Al Haymon and his vaunted power.

RingTv image Q&A: Oscar Valdez

Q&A: Oscar Valdez

Two-time Mexican Olympian and undefeated featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez spoke to about his fight on the Marquez-Alvarado undercard, his amateur career, growing up in Nogales, and his pro goals and dreams.

RingTv image Q&A: Amnat Ruenroeng

Q&A: Amnat Ruenroeng

It’s been a bittersweet journey for Thailand’s Amnat Ruenroeng. Originally facing an uncertain future, his road to nowhere led to redemption and ultimately becoming the IBF flyweight titleholder.

RingTv image Q&A: WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman

Q&A: WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman

WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman — who took over the position after his father, Jose Sulaiman, passed away in January — addresses some of the criticisms leveled at the sanctioning organization over the years, and where he envisions taking it in the future.

RingTv image Q&A: Bermane Stiverne

Q&A: Bermane Stiverne

  Bermane Stiverne introduced himself to the boxing world in April of last year when he beat Chris Arreola, unanimously outpointing his favored rival over 12 rounds (118-109 and 117-110 twice), punctuating the victory with a vicious, third round knockdown that broke Arreola’s nose. Since then, Stiverne, now 35, has waited patiently for his opportunity […]

RingTv image Q&A: Jermall Charlo

Q&A: Jermall Charlo

Undefeated junior middleweight prospect Jermall Charlo looks to put the disappointment of not being able to challenge IBF titleholder Carlos Molina behind him tomorrow night when he meets journeyman Hector Munoz in a 10-round bout on Showtime Extreme.

RingTv image Q&A: Denis Lebedev

Q&A: Denis Lebedev

WBA cruiserweight titlist Denis Lebedev seeks redemption in Friday’s rematch against Guillermo Jones. In this Q&A with’s Anson Wainwright, we get the lowdown from the Russian himself.

RingTv image Q&A: Donovan George

Q&A: Donovan George

After a disappointing 2013, Donovan “Da Bomb” George is looking to get his career back on track this Friday, when he meets veteran Troy Lowry in Hammond, Ind.

RingTv image Q&A: Shawn Porter

Q&A: Shawn Porter

Welterweight standout Shawn Porter spoke to about his IBF title-winning victory against Devon Alexander, his first defense against Paulie Malignaggi on Saturday, his assessment of the 147-pound division and his life away from boxing.

RingTv image Q&A: Peter Quillin

Q&A: Peter Quillin

Undefeated WBO middleweight beltholder Peter Quillin recently spoke to about his title defense against Lukas Konecny on Saturday, fighting on Showtime, and several of his 160-pound rivals.