With hopes of ultimately facing RING welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., undefeated Keith Thurman is looking to others in THE RING’s 147-pound ratings as future challenges.
Light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson and challenger Dmitry Sukhotsky in Montreal promoting their Dec. 19 fight on Showtime. The card will also feature Andre Dirrell against an as-yet unnamed opponent.
If you haven’t already experienced THE RING’s digital edition and app now is the time. The digital edition includes the photos, articles and ringside coverage of the magazine, as well as exclusive video features not available in hard copy, in a state-of-the-art package that can be viewed on your laptop, tablet or smart phone.
It was a dead week but Billy Dib’s move to 130 did open up a spot at featherweight, which was filled by Filipino contender Marvin Sonsona.
That’s Canelo’s “serious face” on THE RING Magazine’s cover — and it better be. The August 2014 edition delves into what’s at stake for Alvarez as he goes into his battle with the very dangerous Erislandy Lara on July 12. In two words: his future.
The July 2014 issue of THE RING magazine features a cover story on 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Oscar De La Hoya, who candidly discusses his battles with substance abuse and his renewed commitment to the future of Golden Boy Promotions.
Donnie Nietes cemented his position as the top 108-pound fighter in the world on Saturday, defending his WBO belt and capturing the vacant RING championship with a convincing ninth-round technical knockout over former titleholder Moises Fuentes.