Some mighty fine suits were on display as Canelo Alvarez, Amir Khan and Co. gave their final thank-you’s before Saturday’s event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Tammy Ross announced her decision to leave HBO today, following in the footsteps of recently departed Ken Hershman and Mark Taffet in a company shakeup.
Barely three months on the job as head man at HBO Sports, Peter Nelson finds himself grappling with unruly promoters, Pacquiao’s mouth, the Mayweather question and what to do about Haymon.
Frustrated that HBO hasn’t provided him with a date for a proposed doubleheader, Top Rank Promotions CEO Bob Arum is in talks with rival Showtime.
New HBO Sports Executive Vice President Peter Nelson recently spoke with RingTV.com about the network’s outlook for boxing.
Peter Nelson was named Executive VP of HBO Sports and Michael Woods couldn’t be happier for the former journalist, who now oversees boxing on the cable giant.
HBO executive Peter Nelson is echoing the sentiments of what many true fight fans have been insisting for years: It’s time to hail the little guys. And RING flyweight champion Roman Gonzalez leads the pack.
On May 16, in support of the middleweight title bout between Gennady Golovkin and Willie Monroe Jr., WBC flyweight titlist Roman Gonzalez will defend his strap against Edgar Sosa on HBO.
Gennady Golovkin and Willie Monroe Jr. met the boxing media on Tuesday at The Forum in Inglewood, California, where the two middleweights will fight on May 16. Golovkin has established himself as an elite fighter but some still wonder if the pressure fighter can deal with a slick boxing style, the kind Monroe brings to the ring.
Chris Algieri isn’t famous and Ruslan Provodnikov won’t make a fortune defending his WBO 140-pound title against the undefeated prospect on Saturday. However, Provodnikov is motivated to give his all because the Russian slugger cares about one thing – thrilling fans.
Vic Darchinyan on Nonito Donaire: “I’m going to come and expose him and show to all of the world that I can beat him, and not only just beat him, but I can beat him easily.”
HBO will broadcast a tripleheader on Sept. 28 featuring former and current titleholders in three marquee divisions fighting in three different countries.