Tavoris Cloud: “This fight with Jean Pascal is a bout I’m looking forward to. It’s going to be what I call a ‘Release the Kraken’ match.”
Former RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Jean Pascal “is 100 percent” on board to fight IBF titleholder Tavoris Cloud, according to his promoter.
Carlos Molina’s attorney has filed an appeal with the Texas commission seeking to overturn last Saturday’s HBO-televised disqualification loss to James Kirkland.
The IBF has denied Gabriel Campillo’s request for a rematch with Tavoris Cloud, who won a controversial split decision over the Spaniard on Feb. 18 in Corpus Christi, Texas, but the Texas commission’s investigation still is ongoing.
Tim Bradley’s prediction that Devon Alexander would dominate Marcos Maidana turned out to be true, and now Alexander’s trainer, Kevin Cunningham, is offering his own prediction: that Bradley will defeat Manny Pacquiao.
Light heavyweight cotender Gabriel Campillo’s handlers have filed a protest with the Texas commission following last weekend’s split-decision loss to IBF titleholder Tavoris Cloud.
Tavoris Cloud: “I had a bad night. So maybe this fight right here with Gabriel Campillo will make guys actually come out and start to fight Tavoris Cloud.”
Fighters for the Feb. 18th card in Corpus Christi, Texas, hit the scales, including junior middleweights Paul Williams and Nobuhiro Ishida, light heavyweights Tavoris Cloud and Gabriel Campillo, and heavyweights Chris Arreola and Dereck Chisora.
Light heavyweight contender Gabriel Campillo’s handlers want the IBF to order an immediate rematch with Tavoris Cloud, and the Texas commission to declare a no-contest regarding his controversial split-decision loss to IBF titleholder.