Unbeaten welterweights Shawn Porter and Kell Brook spoke to reporters during a national conference call on Monday in advance of Porter’s Aug. 16 IBF title defense against Brook at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
RingTV’s Bill Emes caught up with undefeated heavyweight contender Bryant Jennings for this exclusive post-fight interview after his razor-thin split decision win over Mike Perez at Madison Square Garden.
Abel Sanchez exclusively spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes in the lockerroom immediately following WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin’s KO win over Daniel Geale. Sanchez, Golovkin’s trainer, spoke about GGG’s performance and a potential showdown with RING/WBC champ Miguel Cotto.
Gennady Golovkin spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes immediately following his third-round stoppage of Daniel Geale in this exclusive lockerroom interview. Golovkin (after talking briefly to Geale) talks about his big KO win and what the future holds.
RingTV’s Bill Emes speaks with Mike Perez in this exclusive interview after his split-decision loss to Bryant Jennings on July 26 at Madison Square Garden. Perez talks about the loss and the referee’s controversial final-round point deduction.
Bryant Jennings admits that his razor-thin split decision over ring savvy former amateur standout Mike Perez was a difficult fight but the undefeated heavyweight from Philadelphia says it was a learning experience that he will grow from.
Fans share their thoughts on the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale fight, a potential showdown between GGG and Andre Ward, the plight of Guillermo Rigondeaux, unfair criticism for Canelo Alvarez and Floyd Mayweather Jr., and other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag.
Brandon Rios spoke to RingTV’s Dominic Verdin about coming back from back-to-back losses in 2013, facing formidable welterweight Diego Chaves on Aug. 2, and getting back to his old style, technique and conditioning methods.
Former IBF middleweight titleholder Darren Barker analyzes the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale fight for RingTV.com. Barker, who beat Geale via close split decision last year, says the Australian has many underrated qualities but believes that Golovkin is the best 160 pounder in the sport.
Gennady Golovkin and Daniel Geale spoke to the New York City boxing media just days away from their July 26 showdown at Madison Square Garden. Golovkin says Geale presents a “different style” but the undefeated WBA middleweight titleholder says he’s ready for it. Geale says he won’t “stand there and wait to get hit.”
Bryant Jennings held court with the NYC boxing media just days away from his Saturday showdown with fellow unbeaten heavyweight contender Mike Perez at Madison Square Garden. Perez also commented on their HBO-televised fight. Neither fighter cares much for critics.
Teddy Atlas unloaded on the sanctioning organizations and Levi Martinez’s 117-111 scorecard for Canelo Alvarez, and reiterated why the Danny Garcia-Rod Salka fight shouldn’t be for a world title. The outspoken ESPN commentator also gave his thoughts on Alvarez-Lara and the Chris Algieri-Manny Pacquiao fight.
Zou Shiming faced his most experienced professional opponent to date in Luis De la Rosa on Saturday in Macau and the Chinese star scored a 10-round decision. RING junior featherweight champ Guillermo Rigondeaux and former flyweight titleholder Brian Viloria scored KO victories on the undercard.
Watch WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin shake out in Santa Monica, Calif., before leaving for NYC where he will fight former beltholder Daniel Geale, and listen to Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez who says Geale is the “most accomplished fighter” Golovkin has faced.
Zolani Tete made his fourth start in as many countries on Friday, defeating previously unbeaten Teiru Kinoshita at the Portopia Hotel in Kobe, Japan by unanimous decision to win the vacant IBF 115-pound strap. The scores were 118-110 (twice) and 119-109.
One fan expresses extreme frustration with boxing’s Cold War and asks Dougie if it will ever end, others share more feedback on Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara and what might be next for Canelo, as well as mythical matchups and other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!