Q&A: Simpiwe Vetyeka

26
May

Q&A: Simpiwe Vetyeka

Simpiwe Vetyeka looks to make the first defense of his WBA featherweight crown against Nonito Donaire on Saturday in Macau. The South African spoke to RingTV.com about upsetting long-reigning champ Chris John after Nelson Mandela passed and other subjects.

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22
Dec

Chris John announces his retirement

Indonesian boxing legend Chris John announced his retirement from the sport two weeks removed from losing his WBA featherweight title to Simphiwe Vetyeka. John, who had held the title for 10 years, was attempting to equal the division title defense record.

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04
Nov

Chris John to face Simpiwe Vetyeka on Dec. 6 in Australia

Chris John will defend his WBA featherweight title against Simpiwe Vetyeka on Dec. 6 at Metro City, Perth, Australia. John is looking to tie the division title defense record of 19 against the South African veteran.

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08
Oct

Will Bradley choose fight or flight against Marquez?

WBO welterweight titleholder Tim Bradley says that he’ll use his head and to “stay smart” against Juan Manuel Marquez on Saturday.

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08
Oct

The experts weigh in on Bradley-Marquez

Tim Bradley-Juan Manuel Marquez is “a toss-up,” according to RING featherweight champion Mikey Garcia, who gave his insight, along with 32 boxing insiders, regarding Saturday’s matchup.

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01
Oct

Bradley on Marquez: ‘I’m gonna whup his ass’

Tim Bradley on Juan Manuel Marquez: “I’m going to whup his ass, and the judges are going to give me the fight, and that is the bottom line.”

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30
Sep

Lem’s latest: Bradley to be ‘fighting machine’ vesus Marquez

Tim Bradley’s trainer, Joel Diaz: “Juan Manuel Marquez is a very experienced fighter. If he hurts you, he’ll finish you.”

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15
Apr

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Read on for a lot of fan feedback on Guillermo Rigondeuax’s unanimous decision over Nonito Donaire in this week’s Monday mailbag. Fans are split on whether the fight was one-sided or close and whether it was entertaining or a total stinker. Enjoy!

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11
Apr

The Dragon still wants to fight, a Q&A with Chris John

Chris John looks to extend his impressive record – the longest unbeaten streak among active, world-class boxers – when he defends his WBA featherweight title against Satoshi Hosono on April 14. The 33-year-old veteran tells RingTV.com that he isn’t ready to wind down his career.

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18
Jan

Lem’s latest: Live stream of Kovalev-Campillo weigh-in

Light heavyweight Gabriel Campillo will have been out of the ring for nearly a year when he meets Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night.

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