IBF lightweight beltholder Miguel Vazquez has signed with Al Haymon, and is being considered for a mid-September defense against twice-beaten Kevin Mitchell, Sean Gibbons of Zanfer Promotions informed RingTV.com on Saturday.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us details on this weekend’s Televisa card from Cancun, Mexico, headlined by former three-division titlist Cristian Mijares.
Looking to dust himself off rather soon after his lightweight title loss to Terence Crawford, Ricky Burns will return to the ring on June 27 against Dejan Zlaticanin in Scotland.
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.
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.
Unbeaten featherweight prospect Gary Russell Jr, has been added to the Jan. 30 Victor Ortiz-Luis Collazo undercard at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The fight card will be televised by Fox Sports 1.
Former lightweight contender Michael Katsidis could return to the ring in March. The Australian slugger, who has not fought since April of 2012, has reunited with trainer Brendon Smith.
Former world title challenger Kevin Mitchell should have faced Brunet Zamora, but shone brightly against late substitute Karim El Ouazghari, prevailing by ninth-round technical knockout in a scheduled 12-round lightweight attraction in London.
IBF light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins is scheduled to be a guest on Wednesday’s episode of The Arsenio Hall Show.
Junior welterweight Ruslan Provodnikov, who will face WBO beltholder Mike Alvarado on Oct. 19, said that he is pulling for both Tim Bradley and Manny Pacquiao in their respective fights with Juan Manuel Marquez and Brandon Rios.
British lightweight contender Anthony Crolla spoke to RingTV.com about his recent victory over Gavin Rees, fighting other top UK lightweights and one day challenging WBO titleholder Ricky Burns. Crolla also gave his thoughts on fellow Manchester man Tyson Fury’s chances vs. David Haye.
Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios will embark on a seven-city, international press tour in advance of their November fight in Macau.
Leo Santa Cruz has vacated his IBF bantamweight belt in favor of rising into the junior featherweight division.