Unbeaten super middleweight J’Leon Love rose from a fifth-round knockdown to earn a unanimous decision over former title challenger Marco Antonio Periban on Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana undercard at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Showtime Sports will offer a live stream for today’s weigh-in for the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana mega-event on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. The stream begins at 5:45 p.m. ET/2:45 p.m. PT.
Super middleweight prospect J’Leon Love says he’s fully dedicated to boxing going into his fight with Marco Antonio Periban on the May 3 undercard of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana event on Showtime Pay Per View.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook features tidbits spanning the world of boxing news today, touching on Erislandy Lara, Ishe Smith, Adrien Broner and much more.
Adrien Broner and J’Leon Love will appear on the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana headlined Showtime Pay Per View event on May 3 in Las Vegas, Mayweather stated on his Twitter account on Monday.
Paulie Malignaggi on Saturday’s bout with Zab Judah: “Back in the Roman times, you never knew who you fought, but you fought to the death. Sometimes, you probably did have to fight your friend and it was either him or you.”
Paulie Malignaggi says he is motivated to defeat Zab Judah, despite the fact that the Brooklyn natives are friends. Malignaggi and Judah headline a Showtime-televised card at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Saturday.
WBC heavyweight titleholder Vitali Klitschko has been given until Dec. 15 to determine whether he will continue fighting or retire in the wake of October’s announcement of his presidential candidacy in Ukraine.
Unbeaten welterweight prospect Shawn Porter outpointed Julio Diaz in their rematch, which headlined a stacked card that was televised on Fox Sports 2 from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Thursday night.
Canelo Alvarez believes that he will “find a way” to land his shots against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday and the defending junior middleweight champ says sparring with lighter-weight fighters helped make him sharp enough to do so.
Paul Malignaggi weighed in at 146.4 pounds for his WBA welterweight title defense against Adrien Broner, the current WBC lightweight beltholder who tipped the scales a bit heavier at 146.8 at Friday’s weigh-in at Borough Hall in Brooklyn, N.Y.