Heavyweight combatants Steve Cunningham and Vyacheslav Glazkov, who will fight on March 14 in Montreal, both find fuel for the fire in struggles outside the ring.
Unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev isn’t just celebrating his win over Bernard Hopkins last Saturday; he’s now enjoying time with his family.
The Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves is at it again, counting punches for CompuBox and sharing all the details with RingTV.com readers. This time, Lee returns to Foxwoods…again.
Undefeated Philadelphia lightweight standout Karl Dargan continues to make up for lost time with his co-featured bout against Angino Perez on NBC Sports Network’s “Fight Night” at the Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Conn., on Saturday.
Click here for part one Saturday, June 21 (continued): Just before New Jersey junior middleweights Hakim Bryant and Al Johnson began their scheduled four-rounder, I turned to Aris and said, “Both of these guys are making their pro debuts. I remember Sean O’Grady saying during one episode of ‘Tuesday Night Fights’ on USA that […]
Boxing-bred former amateur star Karl Dargan faces fellow unbeaten lightweight prospect Michael Brooks on Saturday in Verona, N.Y. The fight is the co-feature to the Vyacheslav Glazkov-Garrett Wilson main event, which will be televised by NBC.
Bernard Hopkins on Karo Murat: “I need a stoppage, definitely. I haven’t had a knockout since 2004.”
Bernard Hopkins’ trainer Naazim Richardson likens the 48-year-old veteran to Ray Robinson and wants to see him face the other titleholders if he continues fighting. “If he unifies (titles) at this age they should waive the 5 year rule and induct him into the hall of fame now.”
Tavoris Cloud on Bernard Hopkins’ outfit at Wednesday’s press conference: “It was funny to just turn around and to just see a grown man with a ski mask on standing there and not saying nothing to nobody.”
Yoan Pablo Hernandez scores an upset over IBF cruiserweight titleholder Steve Cunningham via technical decision, and middleweight Gregorz Proksa takes out Sebastian Sylvester early.
Steve Cunningham: “I have defeated all reigning cruiserweight champions, and I will clinch another victory on Saturday night. The weapons are oiled and I am ready to go to war.”
“I’m just going to continue to train hard and to do my thing to win the fight and to show everybody that I’ve always fought clean, and that I’ve always been a clean fighter.”
Bernard Hopkins and trainer Emanuel Steward will be in opposite corners for the first time in their careers when Chad Dawson challenges the RING/WBC light heavyweight champ on Oct. 15.