Heavyweight veteran Chris Arreola is a big underdog against WBC titleholder Deontay Wilder but he isn’t counting himself out and Wilder isn’t overlooking him.
Sammy Vasquez Jr., who served two tours of duty in Iraq, faces former titleholder Luis Collazo in the July 16 co-feature of Wilder-Arreola on Fox.
Deontay Wilder will likely defend his WBC belt against former title challenger Chris Arreola July 16 at Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama on a PBC on Fox show.
Alexander Povetkin’s “B” sample came back positive on Thursday, news that may cause the WBC to make a decision on whether to suspend Povetkin.
Hughie Fury remains unbeaten but the night belongs to Jamie Conlan and Anthony Nelson who contested the Commonwealth junior bantamweight title.
As Tyson Fury-Wladimir Klitschko rematch fever dominates the headlines, younger cousin Hughie Fury will headline for the first time in London, on Saturday.
Chris Arreola was slated to face undefeated heavy Dominic Breazeale on April 30 before the untimely injury two weeks ago.
Chris Arreola tested positive for marijuana following a split-decision win over Travis Kauffman in December.
Chris Arreola got up from a knockdown to narrowly outpoint Travis Kauffman. Omar Figueroa Jr. outworked game Antonio DeMarco on Saturday in San Antonio.
Combatants for the Dec. 12 PBC on NBC show – Antonio DeMarco, Omar Figueroa, Dominic Breazeale and Chris Arreola – gathered for a press workout in San Antonio.
Bryant Jennings believes upcoming opponent Luis Ortiz needs to score a win on Dec. 19 to earn respect in the heavyweight division.
Heavyweight prospect Dominic Breazeale scored an unpopular decision over cagey Fred Kassi in the co-feature to Wilder-Duhaupas on Saturday in Alabama.