In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get more build-up for the upcoming Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale middleweight title clash on July 26.
Living legend and IBF/WBA light heavyweight Bernard Hopkins says he’s taking serious aim at feared unbeaten WBO beltholder Sergey Kovalev. The goal is for the unification fight to take place on Nov. 8 on HBO at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., Hopkins told RingTV.com.
Bernard Hopkins reiterated his desire to put his IBF and WBA light heavyweight titles on the line against either RING champion Adonis Stevenson, who also holds the WBC belt, or WBO counterpart Sergey Kovalev before he turns 50.
In response to WBA/IBF light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins expressing interest in a possible unification bout, WBO titlist Sergey Kovalev insists he would face the 49-year-old – now.
The IBF has ordered Bernard Hopkins to defend his light heavyweight title against Nadjib Mohammedi, giving the fighters’ handlers 30 days to negotiate a deal before a purse bid is mandated, the IBF’s Championships Chairman Lindsey Tucker informed RingTV.com on Tuesday.
Click here for part one Saturday, June 21 (continued): Just before New Jersey junior middleweights Hakim Bryant and Al Johnson began their scheduled four-rounder, I turned to Aris and said, “Both of these guys are making their pro debuts. I remember Sean O’Grady saying during one episode of ‘Tuesday Night Fights’ on USA that […]
Unbeaten WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin will battle former beltholder Daniel Geale on July 26 at New York’s Madison Square Garden on HBO, K2 Promotions, Gary Shaw Productions and Grange Old School Boxing announced on Tuesday.
The July 2014 issue of THE RING magazine features a cover story on 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Oscar De La Hoya, who candidly discusses his battles with substance abuse and his renewed commitment to the future of Golden Boy Promotions.
After Adonis Stevenson’s hard-fought win over Andrzej Fonfara last weekend, Fonfara’s promoter says both men would come out on top against the light heavyweight division’s wrecking ball, Sergey Kovalev.
Fans share their thoughts on Adonis Stevenson’s tougher-than-expected fight with Andrzej Fonfara, THE RING light heavyweight champ’s potential showdowns with Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev, plus David Lemieux and Jermell Charlo in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson had to rely more on his boxing skills and heart than his vaunted power to outpoint Andrzej Fonara during their Showtime-televised fight due to the uncommon grit and durability displayed by the challenger.
RING and WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson insisted that he is not looking beyond Saturday’s defense against Andrzej Fonfara to a potential unification bout with IBF/WBA counterpart Bernard Hopkins during a media conference call on Tuesday.
Ukrainian light heavyweight Anatoliy Dudchenko will face Nadjib Mohammedi in a June 21 IBF title eliminator bout on an NBC Sports Net’s Fight Night from Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Main Events announced.
Perfect Execution, the popular “how-to” boxing series by legendary champion Bernard Hopkins, returns to the pages of THE RING magazine starting with the July 2014 issue. RingTV went behind the scenes for a look at Hopkins’ expert advice on boxing’s most fundamental punch — the jab.