Vanes Martirosyan outpointed fellow junior middleweight contender Willie Nelson in a hotly contested 10-round bout on Saturday in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Martirosyan won by scores of 97-93, 97-93 and 96-94.
Unheralded light heavyweight Tommy Karpency upset Chad Dawson on Saturday, scoring a 10-round split decision over the former champ in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Karpency won by scores of 96-94, 96-94 and 94-96.
Showtime commentators Steve Farhood and Daniel Jacobs spoke to RingTV’s Dominic Verdin after Kell Brook’s IBF welterweight title-winning majority decision over Shawn Porter. Farhood analyzed the fight and the 147-pound division. Jacobs also talked about what’s next for his boxing career.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s edition of “Friday Night Fights,” notable underdog victories and much more.
As “ShoBox: The New Generation” nears a milestone 200th episode, Gordon Hall and Steve Farhood reflect upon the shows’ impact on boxing with RingTV.com with tales of humor, sadness and inspiration.
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.
Showtime Sports will offer live streams of Thursday’s final press conference, Friday’s weigh-in and the Saturday preview show of the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo pay-per-view event via YouTube, Ustream and http://sports.sho.com/live.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. told Showtime’s Steve Farhood that he “chose the better man” in Marcos Maidana instead of Amir Khan for his ring return on May 3 during an interview on last night’s ShoBox telecast.
Showtime Sports presents a chance to relive the best knockouts, hardest punches and biggest upsets in “Best of Showtime Boxing 2013,” premiering Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.
IBF light heavyweight titleholder weighed 172.5, two and half pounds under the division limit, at Friday’s weigh-in for his defense against Karo Murat that will take place on Saturday in Atlantic City, N.J. Murat weighed 174 pounds. Peter Quillin and Gabriel Rosado, who fight in Saturday’s co-feature, also made weight for their WBO title bout.
Showtime Sports will offer a live stream of today’s weigh-in for THE RING junior middleweight championship between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Austin Trout taking place on Saturday, live on Showtime from Alamodome in San Antonio. The weigh-in begins at 3:00 p.m. ET / 2:00 p.m. CT / Noon PT from Market Square in San Antonio.
In part II of Travelin’ Man returns to Los Angeles, Lee Groves explains the significance of boxing’s return to network TV before recounting his CompuBox analysis for the CBS-, Showtime Extreme- and Showtime-televised fights from the L.A. Sports Arena on Dec. 15.