Twenty-five Olympic tournaments have included boxing since St. Louis 1904 and not once has a professional been allowed to take part. That rule has now changed.
Danny Jacobs has narrowed his sights on a rematch with Sergio Mora for July 30 at Barclays Center after a bout with WBO titleholder Billy Joe Saunders stalled.
Billy Joe Saunders was scheduled to make the maiden defense of his WBO middleweight title against Max Bursak on April 30 in London, England.
Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza shares a timetable for the return of Danny Jacobs, who has called out 160-pound titlist Billy Joe Saunders as his next opponent.
Chris Eubank Jr. won the British middleweight title from Nick Blackwell when their entertaining fight was stopped in the last minute of Round 10 on Saturday.
Young, undefeated heavyweight Hughie Fury will face Nagy Aguilera on March 26 and will fight on Billy Joe Saunders’ undercard on April 30.
As more talk about a potential Bernard Hopkins-Gennady Golovkin bout brews, it looks like Hopkins himself is entertaining the idea.
British middleweight champion Nick Blackwell finally secures the fight he’s been waiting for against the heavily favored Chris Eubank Jr.
Those clamoring for an immediate rematch between Daniel Jacobs and Peter Quillin after their shocking December bout will have to wait.
Billy Joe Saunders’ performance against Andy Lee on Saturday night was more solid than spectacular but also a big step in the new middleweight titleholder’s career.
Billy Joe Saunders maintains his unbeaten record and wins the WBO middleweight title with a 12-round majority decision over Andy Lee in Manchester, England.
Billy Joe Saunders outpointed Andy Lee by majority decision, earning the WBO middleweight title on Saturday. Saunders scored two knockdowns in Round 3.