IBF featherweight titleholder Lee Selby is looking to build off his successful U.S. debut earlier this month and face the big names at 126.
Roman Gonzalez and Gennady Golovkin showed why they’re among the pound-for-pound best on Saturday but there’s debate on where GGG ranks in the P4P Top 5.
The “Double-G’s,” Roman Gonzalez and Gennady Golovkin, did what they were supposed to do on Saturday, turning supposedly competitive bouts into routs.
Lee Selby scored a unanimous decision over Fernando Montiel in the first defense of his IBF featherweight title on Wednesday in Glendale, Arizona.
Lee Selby weighed in at 125.8 pounds for his U.S debut against Fermando Montiel, who weighed 125.6. Devon Alexander, who fights Aron Martinez in the PBC on ESPN co-feature, was 146.9. Martinez was 147.1.
IBF featherweight titlist Lee Selby has impressed British fight fans for several years and now ventures to the US to win over a new audience.
British featherweight Josh Warrington defeated Joel Brunker, while Martin Murray and Tony Bellew scored stay busy wins on Saturday in Leeds, England.
In this week’s Monday mailbag, fans from both sides of The Pond share their thoughts on Kell Brook’s domination of Frankie Gavin, Amir Khan’s tough outing against Chris Algieri, Lee Selby’s title win against Evgeny Gradovich, Anthony Joshua’s demolition of Kevin Johnson and what might be next for the weekend’s winners. Enjoy!
Lee Selby has a knack of making supposedly tricky and competitive assignments appear utterly simple and straightforward, and this trend continued on Saturday at O2 Arena in London as the Welshman dominated IBF featherweight titleholder Evgeny Gradovich through eight rounds to win a technical decision .
There was barely a shred of fat to be had at the weigh-in for the huge Matchroom Boxing show which takes place on Saturday at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday.
In this week’s Friday mailbag, fans share thoughts on tomorrow’s quadrupleheader in London featuring Kell Brook-Frankie Gavin, Jorge Linares-Kevin Mitchell, Evgeny Gradovich-Lee Selby and Anthony Joshua-Kevin Johnson, plus all-British mythical matchups, love for Nigel Benn, questions about Freddie Roach, Alexander Povetkin and Chris Algieri, and much more. Enjoy!
Lee Selby is referred to as ‘the Welsh Mayweather’ for his silky skills and defensive nous and the featherweight from Barry has the opportunity on Saturday to claim his first world title against the Russian Evgeny Gradovich.
Former five-division world titleholder Oscar De La Hoya believes Jorge Linares’ WBC lightweight title defense against Britain’s Kevin Mitchell, which takes place in London, England, on May 30, will be a highly competitive all-action encounter.
Unbeaten junior middleweight Liam Smith eyes a clash with Demetrius Andrade, while his lightweight stablemate Scott Cardle secures a British title shot.