WBO light heavyweight titleholder Nathan Cleverly will try to remain unbeaten against fellow unbeaten 175-pound standout Sergey Kovalev, who has scored nine knockouts in his past 10 fights.
RING junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia says of No. 1-rated Lucas Matthysse, who challenges him on Sept. 14: “If he’s not careful, he’s gonna get hurt.”
IBF light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins will make the first defense of his belt against Karo Murat on Oct. 26.
Heavyweight contender Tony Thompson will be fighting overseas for the fourth straight time when the 41-year-old faces undefeated Kubrat Pulev in Schwerin, Germany, on Aug. 24.
Adonis Stevenson could meet Tavoris Cloud on Sept. 28, and Tony Bellew in December.
IBF light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins is slated to make the first defense of his belt against Karo Murat on Oct. 19 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.
“I keep saying ‘I’m different’ because it is true and I’m going to prove it once again on July 13,” said 48-year-old Bernard Hopkins, referring to his upcoming fight with Karo Murat, who is 19 years younger.
IBF beltholder Bernard Hopkins could make the first defense of his belt against Karo Murat.
Due to a viral infection, IBF lightweight titleholder Miguel Vazquez’s March 16 clash with WBO counterpart Ricky Burns will be postponed to April 20.
RING super middleweight champion Andre Ward has received clearance to return to training after undergoing shoulder surgery last month.