Zab Judah’s win over Lucas Matthysse and Danny Garcia’s unanimous decision over Erik Morales will be aired Saturday night on Fox Deportes in advance of Garcia’s Showtime-televised April 27 clash with Judah.
A return bout between Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. would have to include Olympic-style drug testing and take place either in Las Vegas, Atlantic City or New York, according to Martinez’s advisor.
Tyson Fury, Steve Cunningham and others offered their thoughts on who will win Saturday night’s junior featherweight unification bout between Nonito Donaire and Guillermo Rigondeaux.
Heavyweight Tyson Fury is 12 years younger, six inches taller and will be significantly heavier than his rival Steve Cunningham when they meet on April 20.
Popular opinion says that 6-foot-9 Tyson Fury is just too big for Steve Cunningham, but the former two-time cruiserweight titleholder says he has a plan to chop down the giant when they meet in the main event of an NBC-televised card on April 20.
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has been sparring with a strong lineup of fighters, including unbeaten junior middledweight Hugo Centeno, in preparation for his April 20 clash with Austin Trout.
Four-division beltholder Juan Manuel Marquez was ringside for Saturday night’s victory by Mike Alvarado over Brandon Rios, as was WBO welterweight titleholder Tim Bradley.
Adrien Broner apparently bit a security guard during scuffle in Miami on Monday.
Steve Cunningham has a tall order in 6-foot-9 heavyweight contender Tyson Fury on April 20, but the former two-time crusierweight titleholder is confident he’ll win the NBC-televised fight. “My heart is bigger than 6-9; my boxing ability is bigger than 6-9,” he told RingTV’s Bill Emes.
Tomasz Adamek’s hotly disputed rematch victory over Steve Cunningham, his second controversial decision win of 2012, did not advance him in THE RING’s heavyweight rankings. In fact, the Polish contender was dropped a few spots.
An emotional Steve Cunningham addressed the media after suffering a controversial split-decision loss to Tomasz Adamek in their NBC-televised rematch on Dec. 22. This video is available on smart phones and mobile devices.