Artur Beterbiev

RingTv image Erislandy Lara outclasses Delvin Rodriguez to a shutout decision

Erislandy Lara outclasses Delvin Rodriguez to a shutout decision

Erislandy Lara, THE RING’s No. 2-rated junior middleweight, outclassed unrated former title challenger Delvin Rodriguez en route to a shutout 12-round decision on Friday in Chicago. It was a typical Lara performance, lauded by boxing media and purists but booed by fans in attendance. In the “PBC on Spike” co-feature, light heavyweight contender Artur Beterbiev stopped Alexander Johnson in seven rounds.

RingTv image Weigh-in results, final bout sheet for Lara-Rodriguez, Beterbiev-Johnson

Weigh-in results, final bout sheet for Lara-Rodriguez, Beterbiev-Johnson

Top junior middleweight contender Erislandy Lara weighed in at 153.6 pounds for tonight’s “PBC on Spike” main event against Delvin Rodriguez, who weighed 153.4. Light heavyweight Artur Beterbiev weighed in at the division limit of 175 for his co-feature against Alexander Johnson, who weighed 174.2. The 10-bout card takes place in Chicago.

RingTv image Artur Beterbiev continues fast track to world title

Artur Beterbiev continues fast track to world title

Artur Beterbiev, a top-10 rated lightweight heavyweight contender despite only having eight pro bouts, returns Friday against Alexander Johnson at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. His bout will be televised on SpikeTV along with the Erislandy Lara-Delvin Rodriguez main event.

RingTv image New Faces: Artur Beterbiev

New Faces: Artur Beterbiev

How good is Artur Beterbiev, the latest Russian amateur star to invade the pro ranks? The undefeated light heavyweight boxer-puncher blasted former titleholder Tavoris Cloud in his sixth pro bout. Beterbiev faces Jeff Page Jr. on the Adonis Stevenson-Dmitry Sukhotsky undercard on Showtime on Friday.

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share their displeasure with the official scorecards of Arthur Abraham’s unanimous decision over Paul Smith, their excitement for Artur Beterbiev, plus their questions about Keith Thurman, Deontay Wilder, the Klitschko-Pulev fight and much more in this week’s Monday mailbag.

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on Canelo Alvarez’s declaration that he will take over the Cinco De Mayo and Mexican Independence Day PPV dates currently held by Floyd Mayweather Jr., George Groves and boxing’s best jabbers, Beterbiev-Cloud, Carl Thompson, mythical matchups and more, in this week’s Friday mailbag