Paul Malignaggi had only respect for his Dec. 7 opponent, Zab Judah, who reciprocated the props, at the kick-off presser for their Showtime main event at Barclays Center in their native Brooklyn. But Paulie had some choice words for the boxing media.
Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez at the final press conference before Saturday’s contest in Las Vegas, in which Bradley will attempt to defend his WBO welterweight title. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Final press conference for the Oct. 5 matchup between junior middleweights Miguel Cotto and Delvin Rodriguez in Orlando, Fla. Photos by Chris Farina-Top Rank.
Final press conference for Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse, as well as undercard fighters Ishe Smith, Carlos Molina, Ashley Theophane and Pablo Cesar Cano. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Pics from Las Vegas as Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Alvarez stepped up to the podium for the last time before their fight on Saturday night. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Alan Massengale reports from the heated final presser for the anticipated heavyweight crossroads bout between Chris Arreola and Seth Mitchell, who fight on Saturday on Showtime. Massengale spoke to both Arreola and Mitchell.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale reports from the recent Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.-Bryan Vera press conference in L.A., where the two super middleweights will fight on Sept. 28. Massengale spoke to Chavez, Bob Arum and Vera. Chavez says he’s rededicated to boxing. Arum says if that’s true a showdown with Andre Ward could happen in 2014.
Manny Pacquiao addresses the media at the Venetian Resort in Macau at the press conference announcing his Nov. 23 clash with Brandon Rios.
Flyweight combatants Zou Shiming and Jesus Ortega took to the stage in Macau along with WBO and WBA flyweight titleholder Juan Estrada, challenger Milan Melindo, IBF featherweight titleholder Evgeny Gradovich and his opponent, Mauricio Munoz, and heavyweights Andy Ruiz and Joe Hanks.
The final stop of the historic 10-city press tour for the Floyd Mayweather-Saul “Canelo” Alvarez junior middleweight championship takes place TONIGHT at Nokia Plaza at L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles at 7:30 p.m. PT and is open to the public.
Showtime Sports will offer live streams of today’s kick-off press conference from Times Square in New York City announcing the mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez beginning at 3:00 p.m. ET/ noon PT.
Adrien Broner spoke to the boxing media after Thursday’s heated final press conference for his Showtime-televised challenge to WBA welterweight beltholder Paul Malignaggi on Saturday. He says he’s not trying to get under Malignaggi’s skin but he’ll attack the veteran directly on fight night.
Much of the trash talk between Paulie Malignaggi and Adrien Broner has revolved around a girlfriend, once of the former and now of the latter, and it got even trashier when Broner decided to bring her to the press conference in Brooklyn on Thursday.