The Top Rank CEO is also looking at Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Nicholas Walters, with Felix Verdejo in the co-main, for June 11 at Madison Square Garden.
In the spirit of resuming his siege on the 140-pound division, WBO titlist Terence Crawford might tangle with Ruslan Provodnikov next.
Miguel Cotto and Ruslan Provodnikov are in talks for a June bout but the promoters would have to overlook a lawsuit to make it happen.
Gabriel Bracero was in discussions for several big fights before his arrest on Sunday, said his promoter, Lou DiBella.
The names keep coming for Manny Pacquiao’s final foe. Could WBA junior welterweight titlist Adrien Broner be a possibility?
Tim Bradley didn’t prove much by stopping overmatched Brandon Rios on Saturday in Las Vegas. Still, it remains clear that Bradley is one of the best there is.
Ruslan Provodnikov bounced back from his loss to Lucas Matthysse with a fourth-round TKO over Jesus Rodriguez at Salle des Etoiles in Monaco on Saturday.
Weigh-in results for the Nov. 7 fight card in Monte Carlo headlined by welterweights Ruslan Provodnikov and Jesus Rodriguez.
On Nov. 7, Ruslan Provodnikov returns to the ring in a bout replacing the scuttled Juergen Braehmer-Thomas Oosthuizen match.
In this week’s Friday mailbag, fans share thoughts on tomorrow’s quadrupleheader in London featuring Kell Brook-Frankie Gavin, Jorge Linares-Kevin Mitchell, Evgeny Gradovich-Lee Selby and Anthony Joshua-Kevin Johnson, plus all-British mythical matchups, love for Nigel Benn, questions about Freddie Roach, Alexander Povetkin and Chris Algieri, and much more. Enjoy!
Fan share their thoughts on Lucas Matthysse’s hard-fought maj. decision over Ruslan Provodnikov, Andrzej Fonfara’s ninth-round stoppage of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Terence Crawford’s WBO 140-pound title-winning TKO of Thomas Dulorme, and other boxing subjects including mythical matchups in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!