If a fight between Canelo Alvarez and RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto can’t be made, it won’t hurt WBA titlist Gennady Golovkin’s feelings. He’ll face either fighter.
IBF super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch reckons his dream of fighting in Las Vegas next year against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is still alive. On Monday, Froch revealed his promoter Eddie Hearn is flying to the U.S. this week for talks with Al Haymon, who is now working with Chavez Jr.
Having added more straps to his collection, light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev’s team seems to be entertaining more options than just belts in the future.
Undefeated super middleweight contender Gilberto Ramirez faces veteran Fulgencio Zuniga on Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio. The Mexican standout is from Sinaloa, like Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., who he wants to fight and is quickly approaching in terms of popularity.
Despite believing Bernard Hopkins would leave Boardwalk Hall with the win on Saturday night, Oscar De La Hoya admits Sergey Kovalev executed a perfect game plan.
Boxing wouldn’t be boxing without litigation and Julio Cesar Chavez’s recent signing with Al Haymon just proves that theory.
Gennady Golovkin, trainer Abel Sanchez and promoter Tom Loeffler answered questions from the media after THE RING’s No. 1-rated middleweight stopped Marco Antonio Rubio in two rounds in front of 9,323 fans at StubHub Center in Carson, California. Loeffler says GGG will be back in the ring in February in Monte Carlo.
Super middleweight contender Gilberto Ramirez idolizes Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. and wants to fight his son. And that would suit Bob Arum just fine.
Can Gilberto Ramirez surpass Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in terms of popularity and accomplishment? He certainly believes so and plans on starting Nov. 15.
THE RING’s No. 1-rated junior middleweight Canelo Alvarez has suffered an ankle injury that will force the cancellation of his planned Dec. 6 bout against former welterweight titleholder Joshua Clottey, Golden Boy President Oscar De La Hoya announced on Monday.
Vasyl Lomachenko and Zou Shiming will support Manny Pacquiao’s WBO welterweight title defense against Chris Algieri on November 22 in Macao, China.
Talks are continuing for a potential bout between IBF super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. potentially for Jan. 24 at the MGM in Las Vegas, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum confirmed to RingTV.com.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get more build-up for the upcoming Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale middleweight title clash on July 26.
Carl Froch’s promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport says he is “very keen” on matching the IBF super middleweight titleholder against ex-middleweight beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. late this year or in spring of 2015. Hearn spoke to RingTV.com on Tuesday.
The manager of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. said that the he is willing “look at” a potential offer to fight IBF super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch “if it comes,” adding that the fighter’s father and legendary former world champion would be among those consulted.
Despite negotiations for a showdown with Gennady Golovkin falling short, Top Rank’s Bob Arum looks toward promoting a possible bout between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and IBF 168-pound titlist Carl Froch.