Alfredo Angulo remained defiant nearly 24 hours after Saturday night’s 10th-round stoppage loss to Canelo Alvarez at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas during an exclusive interview with RingTV.com on Sunday.
Jerry Belmontes spoiled the U.S. debut of Will Tomlinson, outboxing the unbeaten Australian junior lightweight contender over 10 rounds on the non-PPV undercard of the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo fight on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. prepared properly for his rematch with Bryan Vera and it paid off with a convincing victory on Saturday.
WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin will not fight Andy Lee on April 26 as planned because of the death of Golovkin’s father
Omar Figueroa was slated to fight Ricardo Alvarez on Mar. 8, but Figueroa suffered a left wrist injury in sparring Friday that will derail him from the card. Figueroa spoke to RingTV.com about the postponement.
Junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia met the media at his Philadelphia gym and discussed his March 15 title defense against Mauricio Herrera in Puerto Rico, the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana fight, and one day facing “Money” himself.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale sat down with Leo Santa Cruz at the WBC 122-pound beltholder’s camp in La Puente, Calif., to talk about the young fighter’s March 8 title defense against Cristian Mijares, choosing his father to train him, and a future showdown with Abner Mares.
Marcos Maidana won the Floyd Mayweather Jr. sweepstakes Monday, but the fighter didn’t know until the last minute. They’ll meet May 3 for Mayweather’s RING welterweight championship.
A deal is done for IBF light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins to meet WBA counterpart Beibut Shumenov in a Showtime-televised unification bout on April 19 at The D.C. Armory in Washington, D.C., Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer has informed RingTV.com.
Nonito Donaire Jr. will try to win a world title in his fourth division when he faces IBF featherweight titleholder Simphiwe Vetyeka on May 10 at the Venetian Resort in Macau, China. Former 108-pound and flyweight titleholder Brian Viloria will fight on the undercard.
Former IBF middleweight beltholder Daniel Geale took the first big step towards returning to the title hunt by beating up and stopping former Australian Contender winner Garth Wood after six rounds on Wednesday in Sydney, Australia.
Japan hosts two world title doubleheaders in April. On April 6, RING flyweight champ Akira Yaegashi and WBC 108-pound titleholder Adrian Hernanez co-headline; and on April 23, WBC bantamweight king Shinsuke Yamanaka and IBF 122-pound boss Kiko Martinez share the bill.