Jose Pedraza, rated No. 7 by THE RING at junior lightweight, will defend his title against England’s Stephen Smith on March 26 in New York.
In part two of Lee Groves’ Cincinnati journal, RingTV.com’s resident ‘Travelin’ Man’ breaks down Adrien Broner-Khabib Allakhverdiev.
Weigh-in results and photos for the Showtime card headlined by junior welterweights Adrien Broner and Khabib Allakhverdiev on Saturday in Cincinnati.
Steven Cunningham overcame a 73-pound weight disadvantage and a fifth-round knockdown to bust up Natu Visinia to a seventh-round TKO in the main event of an NBC Sports Net “Fight Night” show on Saturday in his native Philadelphia.
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks’ hospitalization after a second operation for abdominal problems tops a notebook that includes items on former crusierweight titleholder Steve Cunningham and Saturday’s NBC Sports Net “Fight Night” card.
Still marching forward in his quest for heavyweight glory is Steve Cunningham, who faces undefeated prospect Natu Visnia on October 18.
Rapper 50 Cent was granted a promoter’s license by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, although Floyd Mayweather Jr. is apparently no longer considered a partner in the company.