RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves returned to punch-counting action in Brooklyn, New York for a “ShoBox” event headlined by Frank Galarza-Sheldon Moore. Lee brings us more details of his adventure in part two of his latest journal.
Without a single belt on the line, RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia and IBF titlist Lamont Peterson hope to engage in a higher level of performance on April 11 on NBC.
Promoter Lou DiBella, middleweight standout Daniel Jacobs and other New York City-area fighters on the undercard of the “Premier Boxing Champions” show at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on April 11 mingled with the media at a Monday press luncheon. All were excited about NBC’s involvement with the PBC series.
Lou DiBella took his “Broadway Boxing” series up to Westchester County and provided a victorious homecoming for Bryant “Pee Wee” Cruz, as well as some thrilling KOs for the fans.
Boxing attracts a special brand of people to it, sometimes in a good way. Cedric Kushner, who passed away last month at age 66, was a character who stood out in a milieu which breeds them with gusto, says writer Michael Woods, who attended a recent memorial service for the former New York City-based promoter.
Undefeated former middleweight titlist Peter Quillin confirmed that a deal is in place for him to face WBO titleholder Andy Lee for the belt Quillin vacated last September.
Hours after fellow promoter Cedric Kushner passed away, Lou DiBella dedicated Thursday’s “Broadway Boxing” show to his friend and then gave the fans a night to remember.
Having vacated the WBO middleweight title that Andy Lee now holds, undefeated Peter Quillin won’t rule out a future clash between the two.
Former middleweight champ Jermain Taylor has been detained and questioned for discharging a firearm in Little Rock, Arkansas on Monday afternoon. The current IBF beltholder’s Feb. 6 title defense against Sergio Mora is now off, according to promoter Lou DiBella.
Former super middleweight contender Edwin Rodriguez admits he’s made some recent mistakes which cost him a major title. He comes back against Azea Augustama on Saturday.
Fans share their thoughts on Jermain Taylor’s IBF middleweight title victory over Sam Soliman, seek Dougie’s thoughts on the controversy surrounding Taylor and the fight, and ask his opinion on Canelo Alvarez’s pay-per-view promise and boxing ability in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
A deal is in place for a Dec. 13 battle between Matt Korobov and Andy Lee for the WBO’s vacant middleweight title, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum informed RingTV.com on Monday. The card is being promoted by Frank Warren and will take place in Ireland.