Carlos Molina wants Floyd Mayweather, Miguel Cotto, Canelo Alvarez, “whoever,” after dethroning Ishe Smith as IBF junior middleweight beltholder on Saturday.
Floyd Mayweather sees a bright future for Saul Alvarez even though he outclassed the Mexican star on Saturday in Las Vegas. Alvarez was expected to compete with Mayweather, which begs the question: Are there any worthy opponents for the future Hall of Famer?
Alan Massengale and THE RING magazine editor Michael Rosenthal give their thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s dominant performance over Canelo Alvarez and the official scorecards for “The One” (especially CJ Ross’ 114-114 tally). Both veteran boxing observers say Mayweather not only best of this era but an all-time great.
Floyd Mayweather toyed with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez for 12 rounds, winning a one-sided decision in the eyes of everyone except for the official judges, especially C.J. Ross who somehow scored the bout a draw.
Danny Garcia defied the odds and most media predictions for his RING/WBC/WBA 140-pound title defense against Lucas Matthysse by out-boxing and outpointing the feared puncher to a unanimous decision on the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez fight on Saturday.
Both Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Alvarez will be wearing 10-ounce Grant gloves when they meet at the MGM Grand tonight in Las Vegas. Mayweather will wear blue gloves, Alvarez will wear green.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale braved the biggest and craziest weigh-in in boxing history at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Friday to talk to the boisterous fans of Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez before the two stars made weight for their showdown tonight. Watch Mayweather, Alvarez, Danny Garcia and Lucas Matthysse weigh-in for the mega pay-per-view event.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale’s reports from the media center in Las Vegas where the most esteemed boxing scribes provided their analysis of the Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez junior middleweight matchup. Massengale spoke to Kevin Iole, Michael Rosenthal, Lance Pubmire, Bernardo Osuna, Al Bernstein and Steve Kim.
RingTV.com will have live, round-by-round updates here for tonight’s co-featured bout matching junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia against No. 1-rated 140-pounder Lucas Matthysse.
RingTV.com will have live, round-by-round updates here for Saturday night’s fight between IBF junior middleweight titleholder Ishe Smith and challenger Carlos Molina at the MGM Grand.
HBO commentator and super middleweight champion Andre Ward caused a buzz when he showed up at rival network Showtime’s Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez weigh-in on Friday.