In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn details of an upcoming doubleheader featuring Russia vs. Poland as its theme.
Veteran lightweight contender Raymundo Beltran will get a shot at undefeated WBO titleholder Terence Crawford on Nov. 29 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Neb., according to Top Rank CEO Bob Arum, who expects a very good turnout.
Critics poured scorn on Ricky Burns following a trio of poor performances against Jose Gonzalez, Raymundo Beltran and Terence Crawford, but the Scottish star looks to bounce back with new coach Tony Sims on Friday when he meets the unbeaten Dejan Zlaticanin in Glasgow.
Lightweight contender Raymundo Beltran scored a one-sided unanimous decision over Arash Usmanee on the Pacquiao-Bradley undercard on Saturday, earning a potential shot against unbeaten WBO titleholder Terence Crawford.
Lightweight contender Raymundo Beltran will face late-sub Arash Usmanee in a lightweight title eliminator on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao-Tim Bradley rematch on Saturday. Beltran is looking to rebound from his controversial draw with Ricky Burns.
WBO lightweight titlist Terence Crawford recently spoke to RingTV.com on Floyd Mayweather Jr., his title win over Ricky Burns and what lies ahead in his career.
Top Rank CEO Bob Arum would like to match unbeaten WBO lightweight titleholder Terence Crawford against the winner of Saturday night’s bout between former title challengers Raymundo Beltran and Arash Usmanee.
A WBO eliminator between Raymundo Beltran and Roman Martinez will highlight the Manny Pacquiao-Tim Bradley 2 undercard. The full PPV card was revealed Thursday by Top Rank CEO Bob Arum.
Marcos Maidana says Adrien Broner “has not been tested by a natural welterweight like me. That’s why this is the hardest fight of his life.” Maidana challenges Broner for the WBA 147-pound title on Dec. 14.
Former titleholder Antonio Tarver will return from what will have been a 17-month ring absence against Mike Sheppard on Nov. 26.
WBO lightweight titleholder Ricky Burns has undergone surgery to repair the broken jaw he sustained in his controversial draw title defense against Raymundo Beltran on Saturday. The injury is career threatening, according to Burns’ promoter.