Montreal-based middleweight puncher David Lemieux spoke to RingTV about his U.S. and HBO debut against Gabriel Rosado on Dec. 6 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center and a future showdown with Gennady Golovkin.
Press conference for the Dec. 6 HBO “Boxing After Dark” card in Brooklyn, New York, headlined by middleweights David Lemieux and Gabriel Rosado.
Be it luck or blessing, former middleweight title challenger Gabriel Rosado’s canceled bout with James Kirkland opened the opportunity for a fight against David Lemieux on Dec. 6.
Gabriel Rosado will face David Lemieux in the middleweight main event of a Dec. 6 HBO telecast from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, according Golden Boy Vice President Eric Gomez. Lemieux-Rosado will be be supported by another middleweight matchup between Hugo Centeno and James De La Rosa.
Having experienced much personal drama, junior middleweight James Kirkland’s frustrating decisions have once again come to light, this time affecting tentative opportunities in the ring.
Garrett Wilson takes on cruiserweight contender Thabiso Mchunu in a special afternoon edition of NBC Sports’ “Fight Night” today. Wilson is one of the sport’s reliable gatekeepers, according to RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer, who lists other gatekeepers in each weight class.
Fans share their thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s final bouts and the acceptance of his “clinical” style, Alfredo Angulo’s future, the James Kirkland-Gabriel Rosado fight, the Freddie Roach-Lucian Bute team-up, Nonito Donaire, and more in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Bob Arum and Oscar De La Hoya will both be featured on HBO’s “The Fight Game with Jim Lampley” tonight.
Gabriel Rosado says he will fight fellow former junior middleweight contender James Kirkland on the Nov. 8 undercard of the Bernard Hopkins-Sergey Kovalev light heavyweight title unification bout at The Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Fans continue to share their feedback on Kell Brook-Shawn Porter and the new IBF wetlerweight titleholder’s potential fights with Amir Khan and Keith Thurman, plus give their thoughts on BKB Boxing, Gabriel Rosado, Gennady Golovkin-Marco Antonio Rubio, mythical matchups and much more. Enjoy!
Fans share their thoughts on the Shawn Porter-Kell Brook IBF welterweight title matchup (and make a case for the underdog British challenger), the Fight of the Year candidate that aired on Fox Sports 1, Big Knockout Boxing, potential super middleweight showdowns and much more in this week’s Friday mailbag.
Showtime’s entertaining Lamont Peterson-Dierry Jean/Jermell Charlo-Gabriel Rosado doubleheader will be replayed on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime Extreme.
Lamont Peterson proved he’s got a lot left in his tank and still a major player in the 140-pound division with his spirited decision victory over Dierry Jean on Saturday. Peterson, the IBF titleholder, would like a shot at RING champ Danny Garcia.
IBF junior welterweight titleholder Lamont Peterson and challenger Dierry Jean weighed in for Saturday’s matchup in Washington, D.C. Photos by Delane Rouse/Hoganphotos – Golden Boy Promotions.