Welterweight contender Keith Thurman will fight Julio Diaz in the main event of a Showtime-televised tripleheader on April 26 at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Lucas Matthysse faces fellow puncher John Molina in the co-featured bout.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook features tidbits spanning the world of boxing news today, touching on Erislandy Lara, Ishe Smith, Adrien Broner and much more.
Adrien Broner and J’Leon Love will appear on the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana headlined Showtime Pay Per View event on May 3 in Las Vegas, Mayweather stated on his Twitter account on Monday.
Riding the momentum of his destruction of Victor Ortiz, former welterweight titlist Luis Collazo will meet ex-140-pound titlist Amir Khan in support of the May 3 welterweight championship bout between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana.
Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer informs RingTV.com that Amir Khan vs. Luis Collazo will officially support Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s welterweight championship defense against Marcos Maidana on May 3.
RING junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia’s majority decision over Mauricio Herrera on Saturday generated a peak audience of 1.1 million viewers, Showtime announced on Tuesday.
Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer is firmly behind Floyd Mayweather’s idea to put Amir Khan and Adrien Broner on the undercard of his May 3 bout against Marcos Maidana, calling the prospect “must-see TV.”
Junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia’s next fight will be in Puerto Rico, the site of Saturday’s majority decision victory over Mauricio Herrera, according to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer.
The Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo headlined Showtime PPV last Saturday generated well over 350,000 buys, Showtime Networks Inc. and the event promoter, Golden Boy Promotions, announced on Friday.
Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer touts the April 19 Showtime tripleheader topped by the Bernard Hopkins-Beibut Shumenov 175-pound title unification fight as an “event” for East Coast boxing fans.
Bernard Hopkins’ goal, within proximity of his 50th birthday, is to become undisputed champion at light heavyweight as he did at 160-pounds. First step is unifying the IBF and WBA title against Beibut Shumenov on April 19.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. had some stream-of-consciousness fun while announcing his fight with Marcos Maidana to a packed room of media inside the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the site of the May 3 Showtime PPV event.
The Carlos Molina-Jermall Charlo IBF 154-pound title bout has been replaced with the Ricardo Alvarez-Sergio Thompson fight on Saturday’s Showtime Pay Per View show since the jailed Molina will not be released in time for today’s weigh-in, Richard Schaefer told RingTV.com.
Richard Schaefer is close to replacing the Carlos Molina-Jermall Charlo bout with the Ricardo Alvarez-Sergio Thompson fight on Saturday’s Showtime Pay Per View show since Molina has not been released from jail in time for today’s weigh-in.
Canelo Alvarez said the time for talking is over at the final press conference for his Saturday showdown with Alfredo Angulo. The Mexican star says he’s ready for Angulo and hopes to give fans an entertaining fight.
Ricardo Alvarez-Sergio Thompson will replace the scheduled bout between Carlos Molina and Jermall Charlo on Showtime Pay Per View if the jailed Molina is not released in time for Friday’s weigh-in.
Carlos Molina was arrested in Las Vegas on Tuesday. However, his IBF junior middleweight title defense against Jermall Charlo is still scheduled for Saturday.