In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, Amir Khan reveals how he first felt walking into a boxing gym as a child. The welterweight will face Devon Alexander on Dec. 13.
Celebrated 2012 Olympian and six-time Canadian national champion Custio Clayton has signed with Yvon Michel of GYM.
Abner Mares and Jermall Charlo have been added to a Showtime-televised quadrupleheader on Dec. 13 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya announced on Tuesday.
The Bermane Stiverne-Deontay Wilder WBC heavyweight title bout could be headed for Las Vegas in January and be televised on Showtime, Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya informed RingTV.com on Tuesday.
Former U.S. Olympian Errol Spence Jr. will return to the ring on Dec. 13 against an opponent to be determined.
With hopes of ultimately facing RING welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., undefeated Keith Thurman is looking to others in THE RING’s 147-pound ratings as future challenges.
According to insiders, undefeated pound-for-pound superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants to meet Manny Pacquiao in the ring and supposedly, plans are already in play.
Welterweight Keith Thurman’s confidence is sky-high but the undefeated contender also seems to retain his humility in the process. He faces Leonard Bundu on Dec. 13.
The Dec. 19 Adonis Stevenson-Dmitry Sukhotsky card in Quebec City is filling out nicely with super middleweight Andre Dirrell, light heavyweight Artur Beterbiev and an IBF welterweight eliminator between Kevin Bizier and Jo Jo Dan now added to the Showtime broadcast.
Light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson and challenger Dmitry Sukhotsky in Montreal promoting their Dec. 19 fight on Showtime. The card will also feature Andre Dirrell against an as-yet unnamed opponent.
Amir Khan and Devon Alexander may have been too focused on Floyd Mayweather Jr. last year. Khan avoided other fights, including one with Alexander, in hopes of getting Mayweather; while Alexander overlooked Shawn Porter. However, both Khan and Alexander are 100 percent focused on their Dec. 13 showdown.
Light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara won a hard-fought decision over game Doudou Ngumbu in the main event of a Showtime tripleheader on Saturday at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. Fonfara won the entertaining 10 rounder by scores of 98-92, 97-93, 97-93.
Tomoki Kameda defended his WBO bantamweight title with a split decision over Alejandro Hernandez on the Fonfara-Ngumbu undercard on Saturday in Chicago. Kameda won by tallies of 115-113, 115-113, 113-115, in a bout that wasn’t as close as the official scores indicated.
The Amir Khan-Devon Alexander topped Showtime trippleheader was officially announced by Golden Boy Promotions, which added former titleholders Abner Mares and Victor Ortiz to the stacked Dec. 13 show at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
Andrzej Fonfara lost a unanimous decision to light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson in May but gave a spirited effort and hopes to get a rematch. However, first he has to take on Doudou Ngumbu in Chicago on Saturday. Fonfara shared his thoughts on his Ngumbu and the 175-pound division with RingTV.com.
Welterweight contender Keith Thurman intends to keep his undefeated streak intact at the expense of Leonard Bundu’s zero on Dec. 13.
Former light heavyweight title challenger Andrzej Fonfara hopes a win over Doudou Ngumbu on Nov. 1 will pave the way to a rematch against RING champion Adonis Stevenson.
The sons of former heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman filed suit against Floyd Mayweather Jr., Mayweather Promotions and Showtime on Thursday in regard to their collective roles in sparring sessions involving the two amateur boxers that appeared on “All Access.”