Super middleweight contender Andre Dirrell scored his fifth straight win and his third stoppage during that run with a fourth-round knockout of Nick Brinson on Wednesday at Beau Rivage Resort and Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi.
It looks like RING junior featherweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux is looking for a new opponent since Top Rank Promotions seemingly pulled his WBO mandatory, Chris Avalos out of their scheduled fight.
Former RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez’s professional future could be determined by his next important date, one with an orthopedist on Sept. 16.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the details on the upcoming bout between Stuart Hall and Randy Caballero for the vacant IBF 118-pound belt.
Washington, D.C.-area prospect Dusty Hernandez-Harrison will be back in the ring on Jan. 31 to face Tim Witherspoon Jr. Like his opponent, the son of a former heavyweight champ, Hernandez-Harrison has learned much from his father – about boxing and life.
Unbeaten featherweight prospect Gary Russell Jr, has been added to the Jan. 30 Victor Ortiz-Luis Collazo undercard at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The fight card will be televised by Fox Sports 1.
Ukrainian light heavyweight Anatoliy Dudchenko has signed with Main Events and is training with former heavyweight titleholder Chris Byrd in San Diego.
Unbeaten Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz has signed a co-promotional deal with Golden Boy Promotions and Dade Promotions.
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.
Manny Pacquiao on Brandon Rios: “I have seen Rios fight, and I am confident that I will win the fight. One of my advantages is my experience against better opposition. A more diversified opposition.”
A fight between former WBO junior welterweight beltholder Zaurbek Baysangurov and Freddy Hernandez has been added to the Gennady Golovkin-Curtis Stevens card on Nov. 2.
Tim Bradley’s trainer, Joel Diaz: “Juan Manuel Marquez is a very experienced fighter. If he hurts you, he’ll finish you.”
Juan Manuel Marquez calls his triumph over Manny Pacquiao “the best thing that’s ever happened to me in this sport.”
A deal has been reached for a catchweight five pounds above the original limit for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Bryan Vera on Saturday, raising questions of fairness and fighter safety. HBO’s Jim Lampley gives his take on the son of Mexico’s most famous boxer.