Blue-collar fighter Joe Smith Jr. had his “Rocky” moment by stopping Andrzej Fonfara on Saturday on national television and might just be getting started.
Joe Smith crashed light heavyweight favorite Andrzej Fonfara to the canvas in the first round to score a career-changing knockout in Chicago on Saturday.
Light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara seeks victory over Joe Smith Jr. but wants to fulfill his potential and avenge defeat to Adonis Stevenson.
On Saturday, undefeated bantamweight Antonio Nieves will face Oscar Mojica in a 10-round bout at Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
On Saturday night, bantamweight Rau’shee Warren will look for an Olympic-worthy performance against WBA titlist Juan Carlos Payano in a PBC rematch.
Andrzej Fonfara is set to face Joe Smith Jr. on June 18 in Chicago as part of a tripleheader that includes a rematch between Rau’shee Warren and Juan Carlos Payano.
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.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we have information on the May 17 broadcast of ‘2 Days,’ focusing on RING/WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and much more.
IBF junior welterweight titleholder Lamont Peterson and challenger Dierry Jean weighed in for Saturday’s matchup in Washington, D.C. Photos by Delane Rouse/Hoganphotos – Golden Boy Promotions.
WBA light heavyweight titleholder Beibut Shumenov scored knockdowns in the first, second and third rounds of Saturday’s third-round knockout victory over Tamas Kovacs
Both Adrien Broner and Keith Thurman weighed in well under the welterweight division limit for thier fights against Marcos Maidana and Jesus Soto Karass. Broner weighed 144.4 pounds; Thurman weighed 145.8. Maidana and Soto Karass both weighed 146.2.
Most of the fighters involved in the Adrien Broner-Marcos Maidana, Leo Santa Cruz-Cesar Seda, Keith Thurman-Jesus Soto Karass and Beibut Shumenov-Tamas Kovacs matchups promised fireworks on Saturday at The Alamodome in San Antonio.
Junior middleweight prospect Jermell Charlo stopped Jose Rodriguez in the 10th-round of their Golden Boy Live! main event on Monday at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla. Welterweight prospect Errol Spence outpointed tough Emmanuel Lartey in the co-featured bout.