No. 1-rated bantamweight Shinsuke Yamanaka defended his WBC title with a three-knockdown unanimous decision over Suriyan Sor Rungvisai, while junior welterweight Takahiro Ao outpointed Juan Carlos Salgado on Wednesday in Tokyo.
Gennady Golovkin fell back on his conservative, safety-first style against Marco Antonio Rubio on Saturday, carefully picking opportunities to pitty-pat his way to a bloodless, 12-round decision. Totally kidding, of course. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
The Axe Man cometh, The Axe Man chops down Donaire, pick your cliche … Nicholas Walters is a bad mofo. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Photos from Carson, Calif., where middleweights Gennady Golovkin and Marco Antonio Rubio stepped on the scale along with featherweights Nonito Donaire and Nicholas Walters ahead of tomorrow’s HBO card.
The talking heads get their last moment in the spotlight before Saturday’s action in Carson, Calif., where middleweight ogre Gennady Golovkin will face the experienced fists of Marco Antonio Rubio for the WBO title. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
WBA featherweight titleholder Nonito Donaire and challenger Nicholas Walters hosted the media in Santa Monica, Calif., ahead of Saturday’s matchup. Photos by Chris Farina – Top Rank.
Shots of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s unanimous-decision win over Marcos Maidana at the MGM Grand. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
On the scales in Las Vegas: Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana just one day from their rematch at the MGM Grand. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Pics from the Hard Rock in Las Vegas on Sept. 11, where heavyweight Luis Ortiz and featherweight Jesus Cuellar scored a pair of quick KOs. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Marcos Maidana wore a snakeskin tuxedo, Floyd Mayweather played with a rubber band… it’s the final press conference for “Mayhem”! Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
The limos rolled up on Tuesday at the MGM Grand to deliver Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana for their second go-around in Las Vegas. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Photos from Cincinnati of Lucas Matthysse’s second-round knockout of Roberto Ortiz and Andre Berto’s unanimous decision over Steve Upsher on the Adrien Broner-Emmanuel Taylor undercard.
Adrien Broner worked out for his hometown fans in Cincinnati on Wednesday, just three days out from facing Emmanuel Taylor at the US Bank Arena along with Lucas Matthysse, Andre Berto and others.
The Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri tour continued with a press conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Turns out there’s a bit of a height difference. Photos by Chris Farina – Top Rank.