Titles and closure are up for grabs when Showtime broadcasts an August 16 tripleheader with Shawn Porter vs. Kell Brook in its main event.
Bernard Hopkins reiterated his desire to put his IBF and WBA light heavyweight titles on the line against either RING champion Adonis Stevenson, who also holds the WBC belt, or WBO counterpart Sergey Kovalev before he turns 50.
IBF welterweight titlist Shawn Porter knows what he’s in for against upcoming opponent Kell Brook, admitting he’s in against possibly the most technical fighter he’s ever faced.
RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves returns to America’s Playground to count punches for a ShoBox card and as usual, there are many new faces to meet and experiences to share.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the full rundown on what to expect this Saturday in a stacked card supporting the junior middleweight main event between Saul Alvarez and Erislandy Lara.
Tomoki Kameda will defend his WBO bantamweight title against Pungluang Sor Singyu on the Showtime-televised portion of the July 12 Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara undercard.
Rod Salka talked about his Aug. 9 challenge to junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia after the kick-off press conference at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, the site of the Showtime-televised main event. Salka isn’t bothered by critics, who pooh-pooh the matchup and his chances.
Daniel Jacobs spoke to RingTV about his WBA title showdown with Jarrod Fletcher at the kick-off presser for the Showtime-televised event. The middleweight standout also talked about potential title unification bouts with Peter Quillin, Gennady Golovkin and other 160-pound stars.
Oscar De La Hoya defended the Aug. 9 Showtime tripleheader topped by Danny Garcia’s junior welterweight title defense vs. Rod Salka at the kick-off press conference for the Barclays Center event in Brooklyn, N.Y., and reminds fans not to count the underdogs out.
Although Canelo Alvarez agreed to fight Erislandy Lara in a July 12 Showtime Pay Per View headliner at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Lara gives him little credit for taking the fight and says he’ll outclass the Mexican star.
Despite being advised not to take the bout against Erislandy Lara on Saturday night, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez insists his mission is to face the most dangerous fighters from here on out.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Shawn Porter vs. Kell Brook is signed and sealed for a date and site to be determined.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get an update on the sanctioning body summit in Cancun, Mexico and much more.
Robert Guerrero got back in the win column with a unanimous 12-round decision over Japanese slugger Yoshihiro Kamegai on Saturday in Carson, Calif., but it was a hard-earned victory as both welterweights dished out tremendous punishment in a back-and-forth brawl.
The Robert Guerrero-Yoshihiro Kamegai main event for Saturday’s Showtime tripleheader has been overshadowed by the Gary Russell Jr.-Vasyl Lomachenko featherweight co-feature but the welterweights don’t mind. Both are just itching to fight.
Showtime sports will present the weigh-in of all three matchups on Saturday’s Showtime Championship Boxing tripleheader today live, starting at 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT via satellite feed, YouTube, Ustream and www.SHO.com/Sports.