Mere days away from Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao, potentially the biggest fight in recent history, Lee Groves looks back at the last pound-for-pound mega-fight between Pernell Whitaker and Julio Cesar Chavez.
As part of his latest punch-counting assignment for CompuBox, RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves also offers a cautionary tale of day-before weigh-ins.
Benefiting children in need this holiday season, Golden Boy Promotions and Leija Battah Promotions will co-promote “Christmas in the Ring,” featuring Joseph Diaz Jr. and Ivan Morales.
Super middleweight contender Gilberto Ramirez idolizes Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. and wants to fight his son. And that would suit Bob Arum just fine.
Can Gilberto Ramirez surpass Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in terms of popularity and accomplishment? He certainly believes so and plans on starting Nov. 15.
Keith Thurman stopped Jesus Soto Karass at 2:21 of the ninth round in a scheduled 12-round welterweight bout on the Adrien Broner-Marcos Maidana card Saturday in San Antonio.
RingTV.com’s look at action from around the globe on Saturday, Dec. 14, through the lens of some of boxing’s best photographers.
The role of the underdog is one Marcos Maidana knows well, but he has proven many times that overlooking him can be disastrous. Against Adrien Broner on Saturday, he’ll attempt to prove it again.
Jesus Soto Karass scored a career-best victory when he stopped a courageous Andre Berto in the final round of the main event to “Knockout Kings II” on Saturday in San Antonio. The co-feature to the Showtime broadcast – Omar Figueroa’s decision victory over gallant Nihito Arakawa – was as fine a display of endurance and valor as prizefighting will see in 2013.