RingTv image Q&A: Stuart Hall ready for IBF bantamweight title challenge

Q&A: Stuart Hall ready for IBF bantamweight title challenge

Former British and Commonwealth bantamweight champion Stuart Hall says he will start fast and hard against Vusi Malinga when the two clash for the vacant IBF title on Saturday in Leeds, England. “The fans will be the winners in this fight,” Hall told RingTV.com, “because Malinga and I will meet in ring center and this will be a toe to toe war.”

RingTv image Q&A: Beibut Shumenov returns on Saturday

Q&A: Beibut Shumenov returns on Saturday

Light heavyweight titleholder Beibut Shumenov has been out action for 18 months while a series of big fights fell through, but on Saturday he’ll get his chance to perform for a big audience as part of Showtime’s Adrien Broner-Marcos Maidana card.

RingTv image Q&A: Juergen Braehmer

Q&A: Juergen Braehmer

Former WBO light heavyweight titleholder Juergen Braehmer, who faces Marcus Oliveira this weekend in Germany, has been on a run since returning from a 2-year layoff and switching promoters.

RingTv image Q&A: Sakio Bika

Q&A: Sakio Bika

RingTV.com spoke to Sakio Bika before his WBC super middleweight title defense against Anthony Dirrell on Saturday. The rugged veteran shared his thoughts on winning a major belt, the best fighters he’s faced, his upbringing and his rough style: “I always come to fight and give the fans what they want.”

RingTv image Q&A: Edgar Sosa

Q&A: Edgar Sosa

Edgar Sosa is having the best year of his 13-year pro career. The former 108-pound beltholder stopped rival Ulises Solis in March and outpointed Giovani Segura in May. Sosa, who challenges RING/WBC flyweight champ Akira Yaegashi on Friday in Tokyo, spoke with RingTV.com about his stellar 2013 and his accomplished career.

RingTv image Q&A: Olympic champion Anthony Joshua on a heavy schedule

Q&A: Olympic champion Anthony Joshua on a heavy schedule

Heavyweight hopeful Anthony Joshua has fought twice so far this year but Britain’s colossal 2012 Olympic champ is scheduled to fight three times in the next 30 days: on Thursday (Nov. 14), a co-feature to the Sky Sports Prizefighter tournament, under the undercard of the Nov. 23 Carl Froch-George Groves event, and a final bout of 2013 on Dec. 14.

RingTv image Q&A: James DeGale

Q&A: James DeGale

Once-beaten British super middleweight contender James DeGale takes on Dyah Davis on Saturday in Glow, Kent. The 2008 Olympic gold medalist spoke to RingTV.com about the fight, the current 168-pound rankings, upcoming super middleweight bouts and his future plans.

RingTv image Q&A: Demetrius Andrade

Q&A: Demetrius Andrade

Demetrius Andrade is dismissive of fellow Olympian Vanes Martirosyan, whom he will face for the vacant WBO junior middleweight title on Saturday, saying the fight is just a springboard to big-time opponents.

RingTv image Q&A: Nonito Donaire

Q&A: Nonito Donaire

Nonito Donaire’s meteoric rise was interrupted by a boxing lesson from Guillermo Rigondeaux in April, but The Filipino Flash is looking to move forward again by returning to a man from his past: Vic Darchinyan.

RingTv image Q&A: Magomed Abdusalamov

Q&A: Magomed Abdusalamov

Magomed Abdusalamov faces fellow unbeaten heavyweight Mike Perez on the Golovkin-Stevens undercard on Saturday. RingTV.com caught up with the Russian puncher, who says the heavyweight division lacks excitement and vows to “wake up” the weight class with his aggressive style.

RingTv image Q&A: Ruslan Provodnikov

Q&A: Ruslan Provodnikov

Ruslan Provodikov was one-half of one of the best fights so far of 2013, his brutal 12-round battle with Tim Bradley in March. The Russian bomber tells RingTV.com that his Saturday showdown with Mike Alvarado will be just as dramatic. “I think it will be another candidate for fight of the year,” said Provodnikov.

RingTv image Q&A: Vasyl Lomachenko

Q&A: Vasyl Lomachenko

One of the best amateur boxers in recent history, two-time Olympic champ Vasyl Lomachenko, will turn pro on the Tim Bradley-Juan Manuel Marquez undercard on Saturday. Anson Wainwright caught up with the Ukrainian southpaw to learn more about his background and pro ambitions.

RingTv image Q&A: Alexander Povetkin

Q&A: Alexander Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin won the WBA’s “regular” heavyweight title when he beat Ruslan Chagaev in 2011 but the undefeated Russian says he consider himself “the real champion” until he beats RING champ Wladimir Klitschko, who he challenges on Saturday in Moscow.

RingTv image Q&A: Miguel Cotto

Q&A: Miguel Cotto

RingTV.com recently caught up with three-division champ Miguel Cotto, who discussed his upbringing, family life, career highs and lows, and training with Freddy Roach for his Saturday comeback fight with Delvin Rodriguez.