Julian Williams takes on undefeated puncher Eliezer Gonzalez on Thursday in Las Vegas. The unbeaten junior middleweight talks to RingTV.com about his Fox Sports 1-televised main event, the new wave of Philly fighters, the 154-pound division and where he thinks he ranks in it.
RingTV.com caught up with Leo Santa Cruz ahead of the WBC 122-pound beltholder’s title defense against Manuel Roman on the undercard of Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch. Santa Cruz shared his thoughts on Roman, the hot junior featherweight division and his future plans.
Unbeaten super middleweight Anthony Dirrell will get another shot at WBC titleholder Sakio Bika on Saturday in Carson, Calif. Dirrell, who dropped the rugged veteran en route to a draw in their first match, spoke to RingTV.com about the Showtime-televised rematch and his life.
Former Australian amateur star Damien Hooper, now an unbeaten light heavyweight prospect, faces tough guy Joel Casey on Wednesday in Australia. Hooper spoke to RingTV.com about fighting Casey, his upbringing in Toowoomba, his boyhood law troubles and amateur career, and his future plans.
Oscar De La Hoya addressed several subjects during a Friday night interview with RingTV.com, including tonight’s Canelo-Lara showdown, taking the helm of Golden Boy Promotions in the wake of Richard Schaefer’s resignation, and promoting the Mayweather-Maidana rematch.