IBF super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch reckons his dream of fighting in Las Vegas next year against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is still alive. On Monday, Froch revealed his promoter Eddie Hearn is flying to the U.S. this week for talks with Al Haymon, who is now working with Chavez Jr.
Fans share their thoughts on the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri showdown, the guy everyone wants to see Pacquiao fight, overlooked flyweight champ Roman Gonzalez, Matchroom Sport’s impact on the British boxing scene, and many other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
Former super middleweight title challenger George Groves sees his next opponent, Denis Douglin as a true risk to his own WBC mandatory challenger position.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the hows and whys regarding the WBO denying an immediate super middleweight title rematch to Paul Smith.
Veteran manager Gary Gittelsohn appreciates the little guys of boxing on many levels. In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the details.
Middleweight contender Matthew Macklin might get another shot at championship gold if he defeats Jorge Sebastian Heiland in a WBC eliminator on Nov. 15.
Having been in recovery for a torn biceps muscle, RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has been cleared for training and is scheduled to face Kubrat Pulev on Nov. 15.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s middleweight title eliminator between Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam and Curtis Stevens an much more.
The grudge continues for former light heavyweights Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew, who face each other in a cruiserweight rematch in November.
Paul Smith challenges for his first world title on Saturday when he faces Arthur Abraham for the WBO super middleweight belt in Germany. The popular Liverpool native, a huge underdog, spoke to RingTV.com contributor Tom Gray about his opportunity.
Former WBO lightweight titleholder Ricky Burns will make his junior welterweight debut against Leonardo Esteban Gonzalez on Oct. 4 in an attempt to end a two-fight losing streak at The First Direct Arena in Leeds, England, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport announced on Thursday.
Former IBF super middleweight titlist Lucian Bute still believes he’s got a good, long run in his career and wants to prove it with new blood in his corner: Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach.
British promoter Eddie Hearn is flying to Tenerife to visit Kell Brook in the hospital as the new IBF welterweight titleholder recovers after being stabbed on the Spanish holiday island.