Jamie McDonnell’s victory over Tomoki Kameda wasn’t convincing to everyone but the fact is he has now beaten his Japanese rival twice.
Anthony Dirrell rebounded from his first loss with a one-sided (and uneventful) decision over Marco Antonio Rubio on Sunday in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Anthony Dirrell, Marco Antonio Rubio, Jamie McDonnell and Tomoki Kameda made weight for their doubleheader on Sunday in Corpus Christi, Texas
On Sunday, Tomoki Kameda looks for redemption versus fellow bantamweight Jamie McDonnell on CBS.
Anthony Dirrell takes on Marco Antonio Rubio in a 168-pound bout on Sept. 6 in Corpus Christi, Texas, on CBS Sports, according to a PBC on CBS press release.
A furious second-half rally from Badou Jack saw him unseat Anthony Dirrell Friday for the WBC super middleweight championship in a majority decision at the UIC Pavilion.
WBC super middleweight titleholder Anthony Dirrell aims to remain unbeaten and prove he’s a class above his first challenger, Badou Jack, by knocking out the once-beaten 2008 Olympian from Sweden on Friday in Chicago. The fight headlines a “PBC on Spike” show on SpikeTV.
British super middleweight contender George Groves insists he is prepared to wait for his mandatory WBC title shot rather than face long-time domestic rival James DeGale for the vacant IBF belt. The WBC title is held by Anthony Dirrell, who was granted a voluntary defense by the organization.
With a win over Derek Edwards on Friday night, super middleweight Andre Dirrell hopes to get one step closer to a rematch with IBF titlist Carl Froch.
Super middleweight contender George Groves got back to winning ways with a unanimous decision over Christopher Rebrasse in London on Saturday, lifting the European championship in the process.
George Groves is intent on moving past his two high-profile losses to Carl Froch when he meets European super middleweight champ Christopher Rebrasse at the Wembley Arena in London on Saturday. The winner will move closer to a shot at newly crowned WBC 168-pound titleholder Anthony Dirrell.
Vasyl Lomachenko and Zou Shiming will support Manny Pacquiao’s WBO welterweight title defense against Chris Algieri on November 22 in Macao, China.
In an packed edition of Lem’s Latest, Satterfield’s news and notes covers cancer survivor Anthony Dirrell’s title-winning euphoria, Oscar De La Hoya’s Twitter welcome to Roc Nation, Soliman-Taylor, Berto-Upshaw, GGG’s promoter on future showdowns, Marcos Maidana on how “hittable” Floyd Mayweather is, and much more.
Oscar De La Hoya talks about the magic of StubHub Center, which has hosted several Fight of the Year candidates and where Shawn Porter defends his IBF welterweight title against Kell Brook tonight on Showtime. Porter wants to add to the StubHub legacy. Anthony Dirrell, who faces Sakio Bika in tonight’s co-feature, was ready to scrap at the final presser.