Weigh-in pics from the MGM Grand ahead of tomorrow’s show headlined by Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Andre Berto.
A junior lightweight scrap between Jhonny Gonzalez and Jonathan Oquendo kick off the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Andre Berto PPV on Sept. 12.
Ringside action photos of Gary Russell Jr.’s title-winning stoppage of Jhonny Gonzalez and Jermell Charlo’s unanimous decision win over Vanes Martirosyan.
The second time was the charm for Gary Russell Jr., who won the WBC featherweight title with a fourth-round stoppage of Jhonny Gonzalez on Saturday in Las Vegas. The new beltholder says he was better prepared for Gonzalez than he was for Vasyl Lomachenko, who he lost a decision to last year in his first title bout.
Coming into their Saturday showdown at the Palms in Las Vegas (on Showtime, 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT), WBC featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez and Gary Russell Jr. discussed the completely different mindsets that they’re bringing into this crossroads fight between a proven veteran and a young lion.
Shots from the scales before WBC featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez’s defense against Gary Russell Jr., plus some face-fighting between Jermell Charlo and Vanes Martirosyan.
Golden Boy Promotions today filed a lawsuit against Jhonny Gonzalez and his Mexican promoter, alleging they conspired with Al Haymon to violate Gonzalez’s contract with Golden Boy.
Fans share their thoughts on the stylistic matchups of Jhonny Gonzalez-Garry Russell Jr., Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao and James DeGale-Andre Dirrell, as well as opinions and questions about Pacquiao’s boxing ability, the Charlo brothers, Albert Pagara and Kosei Tanaka, in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
Gary Russell Jr. fell short in his title bid against Vasyl Lomachenko last year, but the talented American says the mistakes made during his camp for Lomachenko were not repeated in his preparation for WBC featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez, who he challenges on Saturday in Las Vegas.
WBC featherweight titlist Jhonny Gonzalez is fired up to make his third defense against Gary Russell Jr. on Saturday night. And he’s ready for war.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale previews Saturday’s Gonzalez-Russell/Martirosyan-Charlo Showtime doubleheader with media workout interviews with Martirosyan – who says Jermell Charlo is a good but basic boxer – and WBC featherweight titleholder Gonzalez, who says he’s ignoring the odds favoring Gary Russell Jr.
Abner Mares is still stinging from the first-round KO loss to Jhonny Gonzalez in 2013. He says after he puts on a show against Arturo Santos Reyes for the first edition of “PBC” this Saturday, he’ll call out Gonzalez for some payback.
Robinson Castellanos earned a shot at WBC featherweight titleholder Jhonny Gonzalez with a one-sided unanimous decision over veteran Rocky Juarez, dropping the former five-time title challenger four times during the Fox Sports 1-televised main event at Cowboys Dance Hall in San Antonio on Monday.
Two fights into his comeback after a loss to WBC titlist Jhonny Gonzalez, featherweight Abner Mares has his sights set on four potential and prominent opponents.
After a brief stay at cruiserweight, former light heavyweight titlist Nathan Cleverly returns to the 175-pound division on April 11.
Boxing fans share their thoughts on the Bermane Stiverne-Deontay Wilder heavyweight showdown, Sergey Kovalev’s light heavyweight challenges in 2015, the prospect of a Jhonny Gonzalez-Abner Mares rematch, and Paulie Malignaggi’s latest Manny Pacquiao rant in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
Jesus Cuellar, THE RING’s No. 9-rated featherweight, used body shots to break down Ruben Tamayo to a fifth-round stoppage on Saturday at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington. The Argentine southpaw looks like a player in the deep 126-pound division.