Undefeated WBO middleweight beltholder Peter Quillin is the favorite going into his title defense against Gabriel Rosado on Saturday, however Rosado’s reaction upon looking into Quillin’s eyes at Wednesday’s press conference was “I’m going to punish this dude.”
Olympic gold medalist and former featherweight beltholder Yuriorkis Gamboa will meet Colombia’s Darley Perez in an HBO-televised lightweight match on June 8 in Montreal.
Angel Garcia, the father and trainer of Danny Garcia, called Zab Judah “a sissy” who is going to get his “ass whupped” for spoiling his son’s promotional signing event at a Brooklyn sports outlet on Tuesday.
Unbeaten WBA middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin will be after his 12th straight knockout victory against Gabriel Rosado on Jan. 19 at New York’s Madison Square Garden.
Bryant Jennings gave up dreams of being an NFL star for becoming a heavyweight contender. The hard-working Philadelphia native, who fights Steve Collins on NBC Sports Net’s Fight Night on Saturday, is quickly realizing his new goal.
Mike Jones is in line to face Randall Bailey for the IBF’s vacant welterweight belt.