Bernard Hopkins

RingTv image IBHOF inductee Steve Smoger has seen the world thanks to boxing

IBHOF inductee Steve Smoger has seen the world thanks to boxing

From his first refereeing assignment in his home state of New Jersey in 1979 to the present, Steve Smoger has worked fight cards in 36 countries and territories, as well as 26 states in the U.S. The fan-favorite referee, who will be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame this weekend, is grateful for the world-travel experience as he closes in on 1,000 bouts worked.

RingTv image Perfect Execution: Pad work

Perfect Execution: Pad work

Bernard Hopkins explains the importance and the technique of pad work in this installment of the legendary champion’s popular illustrated technical guide to boxing.

RingTv image Provodnikov, Matthysse vow to bring their best on Saturday

Provodnikov, Matthysse vow to bring their best on Saturday

The final press conference in advance of the anticipated Ruslan Provodnikov-Lucas Matthysse showdown took place on Thursday at the Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, New York, the site of the HBO “Boxing After Dark” main event on Saturday. Both punchers promised the best performances of their careers.

RingTv image Perfect Execution: The heavy bag

Perfect Execution: The heavy bag

The legendary Bernard Hopkins explains how to tango with every boxer’s most essential dance partner: the heavy bag. Perfect Execution, the popular illustrated technical guide to boxing is back as a regular feature in the pages of THE RING magazine. That includes the May 2015 issue, which is on newsstands now.

RingTv image The Travelin’ Man returns to Montreal…again-part II

The Travelin’ Man returns to Montreal…again-part II

RingTV.com’s Lee Groves was on the scene for WBA/IBF/WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev’s defense against Jean Pascal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. As always, the ‘Travelin’ Man’ provides a front row seat to his unique brand of observation.

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans from the U.S., UK and Canada share their thoughts on Sergey Kovalev, Gennady Golovkin, Roman Gonzalez, Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., as well as numerous mythical matchups and other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on the Canelo Alvarez-James Kirkland fight, potential super middleweight title matchups between the Dirrell brothers and James DeGale and George Groves, Premier Boxing Champions, mythical matchups and more in this week’s Friday mailbag.