Olympic champion James De Gale sparkled in a fourth-round stoppage of unbeaten American Brandon Gonzalez on the undercard of the Carl Froch-George Groves rematch on Saturday in London. The British super middleweight contender was sharp from the start.
James DeGale, who says his mother motivated him to continue boxing when suffering depression last year, heads into a IBF super middleweight title eliminator against Brandon Gonzales on the Froch-Groves undercard on Saturday with a positive frame of mind.
Unbeaten super middleweight Brandon Gonzales sees “some weaknesses” in 2008 Olympic gold medalist James DeGale in advance of their May 31 IBF title elimination bout on the undercard of the Carl Froch-George Groves rematch at Wembley Stadium in London.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us news on heavyweight prospect Anthony Joshua, the undercard of the Carl Froch-George Groves rematch and much more.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook features news on the return of lightweight contender Kevin Mitchell and former two-division titlist Randall Bailey.
James DeGale-Brandon Gonzales will feature on the undercard of Carl Froch’s grudge rematch against George Groves – with the winners of both 168-pound contests set to meet each other later in 2014.
Previously undefeated super middleweight contender Edwin Rodriguez has been dropped from THE RING’s 168-pound rankings following his failure to make weight for his challenge to RING champ Andre Ward, who dominated him to decision victory.
RingTV.com spoke to Carl Froch about the bad blood showdown with Geroge Groves and no punches were pulled during the conversation. Froch defends his IBF super middleweight title against his young unbeaten countryman on Nov. 23 in Manchester, England.
Billy Joe Saunders has emerged from the shadows of amateur stars and promotional stablemates James DeGale and Frankie Gavin to develop into one of Britain’s best young fighters. Saunders faces fellow unbeaten middleweight prospect Gary O’Sullivan on Saturday in London.
The horrific events surrounding Mike Tyson’s rematch with Evander Holyfield, whose ear was nearly bitten off by his rival, are recounted in The Bite Fight: Tyson, Holyfield and the Night that Change Boxing Forever.
Mexican amateur sensation Jose Ramirez participated in his first workout under the Top Rank banner at The Wild Card in Hollywood, Calif., on Wednesday, and will make his professional debut on the Dec. 8 undercard of Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez IV.