Andre Berto doesn’t have the legs, reflexes or punch resistance he had when he held versions of the welterweight title, but the 31-year-old veteran is still fast and he can still crack with his right hand.
Josesito Lopez hopes to continue his path to a world title fight but the welterweight slugger must first get by Andre Berto tonight at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, Calif. The bout headlines a ‘Premier Boxing Champions’ card broadcast on SpikeTV.
Weigh-in photos for Andre Berto vs. Josesito Lopez, Shawn Porter vs. Roberto Garcia, Chris Arreola vs. Curtis Harper and Miguel Vazquez vs. Jerry Belmontes, which will be shown on SpikeTV.
Welterweight standouts Andre Berto, Josesito Lopez and Shawn Porter spoke to RingTV’s Dominic Verdin about their fights on the SpikeTV-televised Premier Boxing Champions card from the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California, on Friday. Berto faces Lopez in the main event. Porter fights Robert Garcia in the co-feature.
Andre Berto, Josesito Lopez, Shawn Porter and Roberto Garcia all agree on the dividends of fighting on Spike TV’s ‘Premier Boxing Champions.’
The March 13 doubleheader featuring Andre Berto-Josesito Lopez and Shawn Porter-Roberto Garcia has found a home: Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario, Calif.
Heading into his March 13 fight against Josesito Lopez, former welterweight titlist Andre Berto feels he’s at a point in his career in which nothing can deter him.
Roberto Garcia looks to create stability in his career – and life – on March 13 when he kicks off the premiere episode of Spike TV’s new boxing series in a 147-pound bout against former titlist Shawn Porter.
Welterweight Josesito Lopez says a bout with former Andre Berto can only take him to the next level of prominence. Lopez-Berto kicks off Spike TV’s new “Premier Boxing Champions” show on March 13.
Champing at the bit to return to the ring, former welterweight titlist Shawn Porter is understandably excited to face Roberto Garcia March 13 on Spike TV.
On the heels of Al Haymon’s major NBC deal, Spike TV announced its own ‘Premier Boxing Champions’ series on March 13.
Al Haymon unveiled a new boxing series on the Spike TV cable network at a Thursday press conference in Santa Monica, California. The debut show on March 13 is a welterweight doubleheader featuring former titleholders Andre Berto and Shawn Porter against Josestio Lopez and Roberto Garcia, respectively.
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.
Pics from the Hard Rock in Las Vegas on Sept. 11, where heavyweight Luis Ortiz and featherweight Jesus Cuellar scored a pair of quick KOs. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
In a precursor to Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch, Golden Boy Promotions held a special Sept. 11 card in Las Vegas that saw heavyweight hopeful Luis Ortiz score a first-round TKO of Lateef Kayode and featherweight standout Jesus Cuellar brutally stop faded two-division titleholder Juan Manuel Lopez in two rounds.
A stacked undercard in support of the Lateef Kayode-Luis Ortiz will see action on Thursday night’s edition of “Golden Boy Live!”
RingTV’s Dominic Verdin soaked in the “fight night” atmosphere at StubHub Center on Saturday. Verdin spoke to (in order) Adrien Broner, Josesito Lopez, Mario Lopez, Shawn Porter, Gennady Golovkin, Robert Garcia, Leo Santa Cruz, Robert Guerrero, Oscar De La Hoya and Jesus Soto Karass.