Top Rank CEO Bob Arum called it a “racist” move for by the University of Texas at El Paso Board of Regents to cancel the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Andy Lee fight that was scheduled for June 16 at the univerity’s Sun Bowl Stadium.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be profiled on HBO’s “Floyd Mayweather: Speaking Out” in April in advance of his May 5 showdown with Miguel Cotto.
RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez has faith that he will face the winner of the upcoming title bout between WBC beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andy Lee in September.
RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez has signed a deal meant to guarantee him a shot in September against the winner of a June title clash between WBC beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andy Lee.
Freddie Roach spoke to RingTV.com regarding Manny Pacquiao’s recent developments, as well as drug-testing issues surrounding Amir Khan and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr’s next move.
Episodes of HBO’s 24/7 series featuring Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Miguel Cotto will be televised on CNN in advance of their May 5 fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Mike Lee improved to 8-0 with his fifth knockout, getting it in the fourth round over Allen Medina.
Bob Arum said Miguel Cotto did not want Antonio Margarito to benefit financially from his name and had to be paid more money in order to agree to their Dec. 3 rematch.
Andy Lee is out to avenge his only loss against Brian Vera — after which he intends to challenge middleweight champion Sergio Martinez.