Promoter Gary Shaw’s deal to head up the boxing division of Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports has ended after “both sides agreed to split amicably.”
Bryant Jennings has signed his contract to challenge RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko on April 25 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, the undefeated contender announced through promoter Gary Shaw of Roc Nation Sports on Tuesday.
Although RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko’s camp says a defense against Bryant Jennings is on for April 25, Jennings’ side says they haven’t yet received a contract.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, lightweight contender Kevin Mitchell has his sights on WBC titlist Jorge Linares. But first, he has to get past Daniel Estrada on Jan. 31.
April 25 could be the date on which RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko returns to the United States to defend against Bryant Jennings.
The heavyweight scene is tightening up as undefeated (and WBO mandatory challenger) Tyson Fury returns to action on Feb. 28.
RING heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko is considering a title defense against undefeated American contender Bryant Jennings on April 25, potentially in New York, Jennings’ promoter Gary Shaw told RingTV.com on Tuesday.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s middleweight title eliminator between Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam and Curtis Stevens an much more.
Having lost their first meeting last year, IBF junior featherweight titlist Kiko Martinez wants to prove he’s the better fighter over Carl Frampton on Sept. 6.
Welterweight Francisco Santana continues his boxing journey tonight on the Rustam Nugaev-Denis Shafikov undercard at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif. Santana has been a prospect, an opponent, and now seems on the verge of contender status.
With his third-round stoppage of Daniel Geale, Gennady Golovkin is quickly becoming a Mike Tyson-like performer where his fans come to the arena expecting him to knock his opponent stiff. Golovkin-Geale attracted 8,500 fans to Madison Square Garden and his team believes his popularity will continue to grow.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Shawn Porter vs. Kell Brook is signed and sealed for a date and site to be determined.
Gennady Golovkin has established himself among boxing aficionados as he’s garnered increasingly strong ratings on HBO, but his July 26 fight with Daniel Geale at Madison Square Garden will show if the undefeated middleweight titleholder can become an attraction.
WBA middleweight champ Gennady Golovkin, former two-belt titleholder Daniel Geale, promoters Tom Loeffler and Gary Shaw spoke at the kick-off press conference for the July 26 Golovkin-Geale fight at Madison Square Garden.