RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves returns to America’s Playground to count punches for a ShoBox card and as usual, there are many new faces to meet and experiences to share.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook reveals the latest inductee of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, Roberto Duran.
Some of boxing’s most notable personalities will be once again inducted in this year’s Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. Founder Rich Marotta shares the details.
Veteran referee Kenny Bayless was assigned to work Bradley-Pacquiao II by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Tuesday, as were judges Glenn Trowbridge of Nevada, Michael Pernick of Florida and John Keane of England.
Referee Robert Byrd, who was the third man in the ring for Tim Bradley’s win over Manny Pacquiao last year, will officiate Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez on Oct. 12.
Keith Kizer, the executive director for the Nevada State Athletic Commission, says that the teams of both Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez are fine with the commission’s selection of Dave Moretti, CJ Ross and Craig Metcalfe to judge their Sept. 14 mega-fight.
Juan Manuel Marquez’s shocking sixth-round knockout avenged his two losses and a draw to Manny Pacquiao in shocking fashion on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Trainer Freddie Roach does not believe that Amir Khan’s fourth-round knockout loss had anything to do with Khan’s parting with strength and conditioning guru Alex Ariza, a former assistant to Roach.
When he waved an end to the fight between Danny Garcia and Amir Khan in the fourth round on Saturday night, referee Kenny Bayless said “Amir just wasn’t doing enough to protect himself.”
Referee Kenny Bayless officiated Miguel Cotto’s losses to Antonio Margarito and Manny Pacquiao as well as Margarito’s victory over Kermit Cintron.
Joe Cortez: “This is the kind of fight that boxing needs. These are the kinds of fighters boxing needs — fighters like Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez.”