Photos from Brooklyn of bouts on the Garcia-Salka/Peterson-Santana card: welterweights Sadam Ali vs. Jeremy Bryan and middleweights Danny Jacobs vs. Jarrod Fletcher.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook is a Showtime special of sorts, focusing on each of Saturday night’s six tripleheader participants.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s edition of “Friday Night Fights,” notable underdog victories and much more.
Despite being the favorites going into their respective fights on August 9, RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson and Danny Jacobs have been warned that their opponents are dangerous – because they’re underdogs.
The opponents for the Aug. 9 Showtime tripleheader from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center featuring Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson and Daniel Jacobs were officially announced on Tuesday. Garcia defends his 140-pound championship against Rod Salka, Peterson faces Edgar Santana, and Jacobs takes on Jarrod Fletcher.
As Paulie Malignaggi continues his recovery in the aftermath of his loss to IBF welterweight titlist Shawn Porter, Danny Jacobs will once again fill in for the ‘Magic Man’ on the Showtime ringside mic.
Fresh from a win over Lukas Konecny, WBO middleweight titlist Peter Quillin anticipates bouts with Danny Jacobs and later, Sergio Martinez and Gennady Golovkin.
As Showtime commentator and former two-division titlist Paul Malignaggi challenges Shawn Porter this weekend, middleweight contender Danny Jacobs assumes microphone duties in his place this Saturday.
Following his knockout win Saturday in Puerto Rico, middleweight Danny Jacobs immediately resumed his pursuit of WBO titleholder Peter Quillin, who essentially said: “Get in line.”
Middleweight Danny Jacobs has overcome cancer and re-established himself as a contender. Against Milton Nunez on Saturday in Puerto Rico, he’ll try to keep that momentum going — with his eye on a showdown with WBO titleholder Peter Quillin.
Danny Garcia, Mauricio Herrera, Juanma Lopez, Daniel Ponce de Leon, Deontay Wilder, Malik Scott, and a paper bag weigh in for Saturday’s card in Puerto Rico. Photos by Tom Casino/Showtime.
Once-beaten middleweight Danny Jacobs, lightweight Jose Gonzalez and streaking welterweight Ed Paredes will fight on the undercard of Saturday’s main event between RING 140-pound champion Danny Garcia and Mauricio Herrera.
Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor will face Juan Carlos Candelo on the undercard of the Dec. 14 main event featuring Adrien Broner against Marcos Maidana.
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.”