WBA strawweight titlist Hekkie Budler isn’t satisfied with simply being a ‘very good’ titlist in his division. He wants nothing less than greatness.
Unbeaten lightweight standout Ivan Redkach started the year off with a strong performance, stopping the normally durable Yakubu Amidu after six rounds in the main event of a “ShoBox: The New Generation” show in Cabazon, California on Friday.
Amir Khan turned in perhaps the best performance of his career, easily outpointing Devon Alexander in a 12-round welterweight fight Saturday in Las Vegas.
Sergey Kovalev spoke to the ringside media after stopping Cedric Agnew. The unbeaten WBO light heavyweight titleholder talked a little about his Adonis Stevenson diss on HBO, the Agnew fight and his future, including a possible bout vs. Jean Pascal.
Sergey Kovalev’s promoter Kathy Duva spoke to the media about the WBO 175-pound titleholder’s KO of Cedric Agnew, his future plans, possible legal action against Adonis Stevenson’s promoter, and her other KO artist, middleweight contender Curtis Stevens.
Dino Duva introduced the first boxer he has signed to his new promotional company, Zhang Zhilei, a Chinese silver medalist at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, at a press conference in Manhattan on Monday afternoon.
Luis Collazo is dedicating his Jan. 30 bout against Victor Ortiz at Barclays Center in Brooklyn to The NephCure Foundation, a kidney disease non-profit, as well as in honor of 15-year-old Allie Genatt, who suffers from an incurable kidney disease.