Despite claims of wanting to do battle in Brooklyn, Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s rematch with Marcos Maidana will see Las Vegas as its host city on Sept. 13.
Despite being the favorites going into their respective fights on August 9, RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson and Danny Jacobs have been warned that their opponents are dangerous – because they’re underdogs.
Oscar De La Hoya defended the Aug. 9 Showtime tripleheader topped by Danny Garcia’s junior welterweight title defense vs. Rod Salka at the kick-off press conference for the Barclays Center event in Brooklyn, N.Y., and reminds fans not to count the underdogs out.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn more details on the tentative welterweight title clash between IBF titleholder Shawn Porter and mandatory challenger Kell Brook.
RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia, IBF 140-pound beltholder Lamont Peterson and middleweight standout Danny Jacobs will return to action on Aug. 9 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Golden Boy President Oscar De La Hoya informed RingTV.com on Sunday.
WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov may have had a misspent youth but the responsibility boxing has brought him has turned him into the star he’s become today. On June 14, he continues his march toward becoming a Barclays Center hero when he faces undefeated Chris Algieri.
Undefeated Chris Algieri has his work cut out for him on June 14 when he challenges Ruslan Provodnikov. However, the well-spoken junior welterweight believes he has his opponent figured out.
In advance of their June 14 clash, WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov and undefeated Chris Algieri will undergo random drug testing, courtesy of VADA.
The Ruslan Provodnikov-Chris Algieri fight was moved from its originally scheduled location at the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, N.Y., to Barclays Center in Brooklyn reportedly due to interest from Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov, who, like Provodnikov, is Russian.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings plenty of news, starting with info on WBO 140-pound titlist Ruslan Provodnikov’s next defense against New York’s Chris Algieri.
WBO 140-pound titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov will make his first defense against Chris Algieri on June 14 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, promoters Artie Pellulo of Banner Promotions and Joe DeGuardia of Star Boxing officially announced on Monday.
Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe says there’s a chance that Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., could land a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight before the pound-for-pound king, who usually fights at the MGM Grand in his hometown of Las Vegas, retires.
Promoter Artie Pelullo has confirmed that WBO 140-pound titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov’s first defense, against Chris Algieri on June 14, has been moved from the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, N.Y., to Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
WBO 140-pound titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov’s first defense against Chris Algieri on June 14 could be moved from the Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, N.Y., to Barclays Center in Brooklyn, according to several sources close to the information.
Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark further shares his thoughts on boxing at Barclays and what makes his organization unique.
Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark didn’t land Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s May 3 defense against Marco Maidana, despite what he called the “most unprecedented offer that’s ever been made outside of Las Vegas,” but said the “offer is still there for him to call Barclays Center home.”
Victor Ortiz tells RingTV’s Bill Emes that he had an excellent camp to prepare for his Thursday Fox Sports 1-televised showdown with Luis Collazo at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. “It’s not an easy fight for me,” he said, “but it’s not an easy fight for him.”