Tyson Fury poked and pecked his way to the heavyweight championship of the world by outworking and outpointing a listless Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday in Germany.
Sergey Kovalev discussed his new deals with Main Events and HBO, and an eventual showdown with Andre Ward during a media round table in Las Vegas.
The pound-for-pound debate has raged since Sugar Ray Robinson’s era. Who topped THE RING’s Pound-for-Pound rankings since the list was introduced in 1989?
Welshman Enzo Maccarinelli will venture to Moscow in a bid to claim the scalp of former four-weight world titleholder Roy Jones Jnr. in a cruiserweight bout.
Two-division titleholder Tim Bradley will face unbeaten junior welterweight contender Jessie Vargas in a scheduled 12-round welterweight bout on June 27 that will be televised live on HBO from the StubHub Center in Carson, California, promoter Top Rank announced at an L.A. press conference on Monday. (Video of presser highlights and fighter interviews included.)
RingTV’s Bill Emes spoke to Roy Jones Jr. at the BWAA awards dinner and got the former Pound-for-Pound King’s thoughts on the Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings fight, the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao event and matchup, and Sergey Kovalev’s future.
It was a weekend that came off more like a legends tour as Roy Jones Jr., Shannon Briggs and Razor Ruddock added more scalps to their pro records.
Tonight and on Saturday night, Shannon Briggs and Roy Jones Jr. continue their respective quests to defeat time in the hope of one last title run.
RingTV’s Bill Emes spoke with four-division champ Roy Jones Jr. at the kickoff press conference for the Sergey Kovalev-Jean Pascal fight in New York City. Jones talked about working with Pascal and the former champ’s challenge to unified 175-pound titleholder Kovalev.
Former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal was in rare form in a recent Q&A with RingTV.com, in which he revealed a new nickname for current champion Adonis Stevenson.
RingTV.com will feature live round-by-round coverage of the junior welterweight bout between Jessie Vargas and Antonio DeMarco. Please refresh this page often for up-to-the-minute developments.
Former and would-be opponents (in the case of Jessie Vargas) chime in on this weekend’s welterweight title clash between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri.
After recently adding Roy Jones Jr. to his team, an energized Jessie Vargas is not only preparing for an entertaining bout against Antonio DeMarco; he’s also got Manny Pacquiao in his sights.