On the eve of Golovkin-Lemieux, can two heavy hitters in Donovan George and Sean Monaghan bang out a National League classic of their own?
Undefeated light heavyweight Sean Monaghan is set to face Donovan George Oct. 16 on a Top Rank Promotions card broadcast on truTV.
Photos by Naoki Fukuda from the Theater at Madison Square Garden, where Nicholas Walters, Felix Verdejo and Sean Monaghan all notched victories on Saturday.
Full Walters-Marriaga undercard report: Felix Verdejo kept those comparisons to another Puerto Rican “Felix” alive with a thorough outclassing of Ivan Najera, whom Verdejo dropped twice in the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
Mauricio Herrera once again was given the shaft from the judges as Jose Benavidez won a unanimous decision with scores of 116-112, 116-112 and 117-111 on the Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves undercard in Las Vegas.
Media day featuring the combatants for Tim Bradley-Diego Chaves, Mauricio Herrera-Jose Benavidez and Matt Korobov-Andy Lee. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Unbeaten light heavyweight Sean Monaghan scored a fourth-round knockdown and survived a 10th-round rally from Elvir Muriqi on the way to a bloody, crowd-pleasing unanimous decision victory on the Provodnikov-Algieri undercard on Saturday.
WBO 140-pound titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov and Chris Algieri, who fight on June 14 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, topped a very respectful kick-off press conference that included Demetrius Andrade, Sean Monaghan and Heather Hardy.
Anatoliy Dudchenko isn’t just a light heavyweight contender; he’s a fighter who has the road to success mapped out and will face anyone to reach his destination.
Light heavyweight Sean Monaghan scored a fifth-round stoppage of Joe McCreedy, and Olympic silver medalist Esquiva Falcao scored a unanimous decision over super middleweight Ethan Pena on Saturday night at the MGM Grand on the undercard of Tim Bradley-Manny Pacquiao II.
WBO jr. lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia and challenger Juan Carlos Burgos weighing in along with Bryant Jennings-Artur Szpilka, Sean Monaghan-Matt Vanda, and Felix Verdejo-Lauro Alcantar.
Images from the final press conference for Saturday’s HBO Boxing After Dark card headlined by WBO jr. lightweight titleholder Mikey Garcia vs. Juan Carlos Burgos. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
In what might be the most unexpected thing to come out of Paulie Malignaggi’s mouth yet, he said that the pre-fight vitriol between himself and Adrien Broner has gotten a little too “personal.”
Challenger Mikey Garcia weighed 125.6-to-126 for WBO featherweight titleholder Orlando Salido.