There are key differences between the Gennady Golovkin-Kell Brook showdown and the much-maligned Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan fight.
The inevitable rematch between Lee Haskins and Stuart Hall will take place with the IBF bantamweight title on the line in London, England.
Conor Benn is set to fight again on the Gennady Golovkin-Kell Brook undercard on Sept. 10 and then has another fight on Sept. 24 underneath Crolla-Linares.
Johnriel Casimero will travel to the U.K. to make the first defense of his 112-pound title against unbeaten British challenger Charlie Edwards.
Bob Arum was shocked by news of Golovkin-Brook, especially since he was in talks for Jessie Vargas to face Brook. He promised a “big announcement” for Vargas.
In a surprise announcement, Gennady Golovkin will defend his middleweight titles against welterweight Kell Brook at 160 pounds at 02 Arena in London on HBO.
Danny Jacobs spoke of facing Gennady Golovkin “for my legacy” and of having the skills necessary to beat him, boasting “We have everything to beat GGG.”
Canelo Alvarez will try to win his third title when he takes on WBO junior middleweight champion Liam Smith Sept. 17 on HBO PPV at a venue to be determined.
British super middleweight Martin Murray insists he’s too much for countryman George Groves and will prove it this weekend in London, England.
Former title challengers Martin Murray and George Groves will collide in a crossroads battle from which defeat for either will be tough to bounce back.
Golden Boy VP Eric Gomez says that Canelo Alvarez will return on Sept. 17, either against Gennady Golovkin, Miguel Cotto or a slew of other top contenders.
With career defining matchups against the sport’s best agonisingly close, WBO 154-pound titleholder Liam Smith insists that his mind is on the job in hand.