Returning former junior middleweight titleholder Yuri Foreman made it an easy night on Wednesday at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City, as he widely outpointed Philadelphia trialhorse Jamaal Davis in their eight-round main event.
Sergio Martinez’s advisor calls September of 2014 “the perfect time” for a “grand finale” with Gennady Golovkin.
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.
Middleweight contender Matthew Macklin claims that he will handle unbeaten WBA titleholder Gennady Golovkin in similar fashion to how Bernard Hopkins knocked out then-undefeated Felix Trinindad in the 12th round.
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.
Heavyweight Tyson Fury is 12 years younger, six inches taller and will be significantly heavier than his rival Steve Cunningham when they meet on April 20.
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.
RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez is featured in Argentina’s most recent edition of Rolling Stone magazine. Martinez defends his title against Martin Murray on April 27 in Argentina.
Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola meets Bermane Stiverne in a March 9 eliminator bout for the right to face Vitali Klitschko.
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.
Former titleholder Yuri Foreman discusses fatherhood, the death of his former manager, his quest to become a Rabbi and his return to the boxing with RingTV.com.
Super middleweight prospect Will Rosinsky looks to rebound from his decision loss to Kelly Pavlik in July with a scheduled 10-round light heavyweight bout against Otis Griffin in the main event of a Broadway Boxing show on Wednesday in New York City.
Juan Manuel Marquez and rival Manny Pacquiao will be featured in the third episode of HBO’s 24/7 series, Pacquiao-Marquez 4.