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RingTv image Nelson hopes he’s harder to avoid after HBO debut

Nelson hopes he’s harder to avoid after HBO debut

Standing nearly 6-foot-4 with a light heavyweight wingspan, junior middleweight contender Willie Nelson knows that the stars of the 154-pound division aren’t eager to face him, but he’s hopeful a good showing against Luciano Cuello on HBO will lead to bigger fights.

RingTv image Video: Macklin, DiBella talk about Golovkin showdown

Video: Macklin, DiBella talk about Golovkin showdown

Former middleweight title challenger Matthew Macklin says he’s the more “seasoned, experienced fighter” in his anticipated June 29 matchup with WBA beltholder Gennady Golovkin. Macklin’s promoter Lou DiBella chimed in during Macklin’s interview with Bill Emes.

RingTv image Video: DiBella talks up 154-pound hitman Willie Nelson

Video: DiBella talks up 154-pound hitman Willie Nelson

Promoter Lou DiBella held court with the media after his junior middleweight prospect Willie Nelson scored an impressive first-round KO of Michael Medina on ESPN2′s Friday Night Fights. DiBella says Nelson would KO Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, Austin Trout and Keith Thurman.

RingTv image Foreman rusty in return, but wins easy decision

Foreman rusty in return, but wins easy decision

Former 154-pound titleholder Yuri Foreman admitted to being rusty in his ring return in New York City on Wedensday, following almost two years of inactivity, but the 30-year-old rabbi-in-training easily outpointed Brandon Baue in a six-round bout.