RingTV’s Dominic Verdin spoke to Chris Arreola after the California heavyweight stopped Seth Mitchell in one round. Undefeated prospect Bryant Jennings crashed the interview and called Arreola out, who accepted the respectful challenge. Mitchell says it’s “back to the drawing board.”
Alan Massengale reports from Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif., where Chris Arreola got back into the heavyweight picture by stopping Seth Mitchell in the first round, and Efrain Esquivias upset former champ Rafael Marquez with an eighth-round stoppage.
Chris Arreola says he’s ready to shine against once-beaten heavyweight standout Seth Mitchell on Saturday, but fans have heard that line before from the former contender, who has suffered career setbacks due to his lack of discipline. Even Arreola admits this is his last chance.
Alan Massengale reports from the heated final presser for the anticipated heavyweight crossroads bout between Chris Arreola and Seth Mitchell, who fight on Saturday on Showtime. Massengale spoke to both Arreola and Mitchell.
Seth Mitchell on Chris Arreola, who he fights on Saturday on Showtime: “Him and his trainer, they’ve been talking a lot of noise, a lot of noise, and they’re going to have to back it up on Sept. 7.”
Watch Seth Mitchell workout in preparation for his Sept. 7 fight with fellow American heavyweight standout Chris Arreola on Showtime. Mitchell spoke candidly — and, as always, with a lot of class — with RingTV’s Bill Emes at his recent media day in Clinton, Md.
Oscar De La Hoya predicts that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will stop Floyd Mayweather inside of eight rounds; Tim Bradley spars with Lucas Matthysse.
Vitali Klitschko, who has been busy in politics and nursing a hand injury, has been given until March to make the mandatory defense of his WBC heavyweight title against Bermane Stiverne.
Unbeaten heavyweight Deontay Wilder may have to choose between serving as a sparring partner for David Haye or being ringside for a scouting report on the Seth Mitchell-Chris Arreola fight on Sept. 6.
Heavyweight Deontay Wilder said, “Let’s make it happen,” upon hearing that a victory over Sergei Liakhovich could earn him a shot at the winner of a Sept. 6 bout between Seth Mitchell and Chris Arreola.
The Sept. 14 Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez fight highlights a huge fall lineup for Golden Boy, with another pay-per-view event to follow on Nov. 9.
Undefeated heavyweight KO artist Deontay Wilder could be on a collision course with the winner of a Sept. 6 bout between Seth Mitchell and Chris Arreola if he defeats Sergei Liakhovich on Friday.