Canelo Alvarez and Oscar De La Hoya answered questions from the media at the Los Angeles press conference announcing his return to HBO. Alvarez talked about future showdowns with Miguel Cotto, James Kirkland, Gennady Golovkin and Manny Pacquiao.
Oscar De La Hoya says has his “marching orders” from Canelo Alvarez, chief among them being the 24-year-old Mexican’s desire to fight on the weekends of Mexican holidays Cinco de Mayo and Mexican Independence Day in May and September.
Former junior middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, who has fought on Showtime since September 2012, has signed “a long-term commitment with HBO,” Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya and HBO Sports president Ken Hershman announced.
Gennady Golovkin was looking for a big name to fight for his California debut and sixth HBO appearance on Oct. 18. The stars weren’t available, so his team settled on Mexican veteran Marco Antonio Rubio, who may be the perfect opponent for a main event at StubHub Center.
Abel Sanchez exclusively spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes in the lockerroom immediately following WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin’s KO win over Daniel Geale. Sanchez, Golovkin’s trainer, spoke about GGG’s performance and a potential showdown with RING/WBC champ Miguel Cotto.
RingTV’s Bill Emes caught up with K2 Promotions’ Tom Loeffler, who talked about Gennady Golovkin’s impressive third-round KO of Daniel Geale at Madison Square Garden on July 26 and what the future holds for “GGG,” including a potential showdown with Miguel Cotto.
With his third-round stoppage of Daniel Geale, Gennady Golovkin is quickly becoming a Mike Tyson-like performer where his fans come to the arena expecting him to knock his opponent stiff. Golovkin-Geale attracted 8,500 fans to Madison Square Garden and his team believes his popularity will continue to grow.
Junior middleweight James Kirkland is looking for his latest opportunity to return to the ring. Canelo Alvarez and RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto might be just whom “Mandingo Warrior” is looking for.
Fans share their thoughts on the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale fight, a potential showdown between GGG and Andre Ward, the plight of Guillermo Rigondeaux, unfair criticism for Canelo Alvarez and Floyd Mayweather Jr., and other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag.
Sergio Martinez plans to be ringside for the Sept. 13 Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch in Las Vegas, and then undergo an examination by a New York-based physician two days later in order to determine his boxing future, adviser Sampson Lewkowicz informed RingTV.com on Monday.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn how Floyd Mayweather Jr. feels about Marcos Maidana’s skill in comparison to past opponents.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get more build-up for the upcoming Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale middleweight title clash on July 26.
Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De la Hoya wants to continue the Mexico-Puerto Rico rivalry with a showdown between RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and Saul Alvarez.
Fans from around the world share their thoughts on Canelo Alvarez’s controversial split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara, and give their two cents on how they scored the fight and what might be next for both junior middleweight contenders in this week’s Monday mailbag.
RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer gives his post-fight thoughts and analysis on Canelo Alvarez’s spilt decision over Erislandy Lara, who believed that he deserved the nod (along with some media and fans) after the Showtime PPV event at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Fans share their thoughts on the Shawn Porter-Kell Brook fight, Mayweather-Maidana II, the two best boxers of all time from each continent (well, almost all of ‘em), the top five fights that could have happened but didn’t, and other subjects in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we find out who’s next on IBF junior middleweight titlist Carlos Molina’s hit list, should he successfully defend his strap against Cornelius Bundrage.