Gilberto Gonzalez battled back from a wobbly moment and an injured knee to stop game Hevinson Herrera in Round 3 of LA Fight Club’s main event on Thursday in Los Angeles.
Tim Bradley won a unanimous decision over Jessie Vargas but he didn’t do it without wild adversity and controversial drama in the final seconds of the bout.
Paul Mendez scored a split decision over David Lopez in the 10-round super middleweight main event of a “Golden Boy Live” card on Friday in Salinas, California
Bernard Hopkins offered his expert analysis on yesterday’s lively weigh-in for tonight’s David Lemieux-Hassan N’Dam middleweight matchup and on the Fox Sports 2-televised fight.
Nicholas Walters was stripped of his WBA featherweight title after failing to make the division limit of 126 pounds for his HBO-televised bout against Miguel Marriaga on Saturday in New York City. Walters weighed in at 127.4 and later at 127. The belt will be on the line for Marriaga, who weighed in at 125.2, but not Walters.
In this week’s Friday mailbag, fans from around the globe share their thoughts on Felix Verdejo’s potential, Deontay WIlder’s place in the heavyweight division, Nicholas Walters-Miguel Marriaga, Jesus Cuellar and the featherweight division, Oscar De La Hoya vs. John Duddy (wha!?), mythical matchups and more. Enjoy!
In this week’s Monday mailbag, some fans rave about Miguel Cotto’s impressive fourth-round stoppage of Daniel Geale, other fans rant about the catchweight of the RING/WBC middleweight championship bout, but everybody is looking forward to Cotto facing Canelo Alvarez in the fall (and more fans like the Puerto Rican star’s chances after Saturday’s performance).
Featherweight contender Jesus Cuellar scored an eighth-round stoppage against Vic Darchinyan on Saturday in Carson, California, dropping the cagey veteran before the former flyweight and junior bantamweight titleholder’s corner threw in the towel forcing referee Tom Taylor to halt the bout at 1:04 of Round 8.
Welterweight contender Robert Guerrero survived a knockdown and the aggression of Aron Martinez to earn a hard-fought split decision in the main event of a “PBC on NBC” card on Saturday at StubHub Center in Carson, California. Guerrero, who was dropped at the end of Round 4, won by scores of 97-92, 95-94, 94-95.
In this week’s Friday mailbag, fans from the around the world share their thoughts and opinions on tomorrow night’s Miguel Cotto-Daniel Geale middleweight title fight and the controversial catchweight of the HBO-televised showdown from Brooklyn, as well as other boxing subjects and mythical matchups. Enjoy!
In this week’s Monday mailbag, fans from both sides of The Pond share their thoughts on Kell Brook’s domination of Frankie Gavin, Amir Khan’s tough outing against Chris Algieri, Lee Selby’s title win against Evgeny Gradovich, Anthony Joshua’s demolition of Kevin Johnson and what might be next for the weekend’s winners. Enjoy!
In this week’s Friday mailbag, fans share thoughts on tomorrow’s quadrupleheader in London featuring Kell Brook-Frankie Gavin, Jorge Linares-Kevin Mitchell, Evgeny Gradovich-Lee Selby and Anthony Joshua-Kevin Johnson, plus all-British mythical matchups, love for Nigel Benn, questions about Freddie Roach, Alexander Povetkin and Chris Algieri, and much more. Enjoy!
In this special Memorial Day mailbag, fans from both sides of The Pond share their thoughts on James DeGale’s IBF 168-pound title winning effort against Andre Dirrell, what might be next for both super middleweights, the state of the 168-pound division, the Amir Khan-Chris Algieri fight, Jessie Vargas, this year’s crazy busy boxing schedule and much more. Enjoy!